Beech Grove, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 14,795 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 
Males: 6,873  (46.5%)
Females: 7,922  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

36.3 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 46107, 46203, 46237.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,664 (it was $41,548 in 2000)
Beech Grove:

$48,664
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,513 (it was $19,647 in 2000)

Beech Grove city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $133,442 (it was $94,400 in 2000)
Beech Grove:

$133,442
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $185,941; detached houses: $190,388; townhouses or other attached units: $149,587; in 2-unit structures: $174,123; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,144; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $200,618; mobile homes: $24,431

Median gross rent in 2017: $780.

March 2019 cost of living index in Beech Grove: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.5%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.0% for Black residents, 26.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.0% for other race residents, 9.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Beech Grove, IN (2017)
    • 12,34884.6%White alone
    • 8345.7%Black alone
    • 5784.0%Hispanic
    • 3722.5%Two or more races
    • 550.4%American Indian alone
    • 630.4%Asian alone

Races in Beech Grove detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Beech Grove, Indiana as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Beech Grove is 535 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Beech Grove by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(27.9)
9
(63.6)
4
(28.6)
4
(28.2)
4
(28.1)
6
(41.4)
6
(42.1)
8
(55.7)
4
(27.8)
2
(13.8)
5
(34.3)
6
(41.0)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
18
(125.7)
30
(211.8)
22
(157.4)
22
(155.0)
24
(168.3)
24
(165.7)
16
(112.2)
19
(132.3)
14
(97.3)
18
(123.8)
23
(157.6)
18
(123.1)
12
(80.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(34.9)
8
(56.5)
8
(57.2)
8
(56.4)
13
(91.2)
15
(103.5)
10
(70.1)
5
(34.8)
15
(104.3)
5
(34.4)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
5
(33.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
99
(691.6)
89
(628.4)
93
(665.5)
107
(754.0)
98
(687.4)
71
(490.1)
102
(715.1)
119
(828.5)
92
(639.6)
87
(598.5)
76
(520.8)
103
(704.6)
51
(343.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
309
(2,159)
333
(2,351)
331
(2,369)
342
(2,410)
359
(2,518)
348
(2,402)
379
(2,657)
417
(2,903)
383
(2,663)
471
(3,240)
433
(2,967)
250
(1,710)
223
(1,504)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
54
(377.2)
54
(381.3)
52
(372.1)
74
(521.5)
35
(245.5)
37
(255.4)
47
(329.5)
49
(341.1)
64
(444.9)
67
(460.9)
71
(486.6)
79
(540.4)
64
(431.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(7.0)
3
(21.2)
2
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
3
(21.0)
1
(7.0)
7
(48.7)
2
(13.8)
2
(13.7)
1
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)232.0308.4252.7271.2273.7268.2264.0292.6259.2263.4270.1230.7182.1

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City-data.com crime index in Beech Grove, IN

Crime rate in Beech Grove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 35 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Indiana average:

1.08
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Ancestries: German (22.0%), American (15.6%), Irish (13.2%), English (5.9%), African (3.6%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 4.30 square miles.

Population density: 3,443 people per square mile   (average).

Beech Grove, Indiana map

264 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,248 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,061 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Indianapolis, IN (5.9 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (168.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Homecroft, IN (2.0 miles ),
Southport, IN (2.0 miles ),
Warren Park, IN (2.2 miles ),
Indianapolis, IN (2.4 miles ),
Greenwood, IN (2.7 miles ),
Cumberland, IN (2.9 miles ),
Spring Hill, IN (3.1 miles),
Wynnedale, IN (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 39.72 N, Longitude: 86.09 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +503 (+3.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 745 (11.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 317

Distribution of median household income in Beech Grove, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Beech Grove, IN in 2017

Property values in Beech Grove, IN

Beech Grove satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 81 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 1998: 79 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 1999: 63 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $205,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $254,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Beech Grove, IN residents
Average permit cost in Beech Grove, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Indiana:

3.9%
Historical population in Beech Grove, IN
Historical housing units in Beech Grove, IN

Population change in the 1990s: +1,353 (+10.0%).
Most common industries in Beech Grove, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Chemicals (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Beech Grove, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Computer specialists (4.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.0%)

Average climate in Beech Grove, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Beech Grove, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 93.6. This is worse than average.

City:

93.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.395. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.395
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.198
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0143. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0143
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Beech Grove-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the Beech Grove city center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/11/1998, a category F4 tornado 8.7 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Beech Grove-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 130.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 114.3 miles away from Beech Grove center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 155.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 150.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 132.7 miles away from Beech Grove center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marion County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Beech Grove topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Beech Grove:

  • FRANCISCAN ST FRANCIS HEALTH - BEECH GROVE (1600 ALBANY ST)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-BEECH GROVE (1600 ALBANY STREET SUITE 200)
  • BEECH GROVE MEADOWS (2002 ALBANY ST)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL CENTER-TCU (1600 ALBANY ST)
  • ST PAUL HERMITAGE (501 N 17TH AVE)

Amtrak station near Beech Grove:

  • 5 miles: INDIANAPOLIS (350 S. ILLINOIS ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beech Grove:

  • University of Indianapolis (about 3 miles; Indianapolis, IN; Full-time enrollment: 4,625)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 5 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)
  • American College of Education (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 7 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • Marian University (about 10 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Butler University (about 10 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)

Public high school in Beech Grove:

Public elementary/middle schools in Beech Grove:

Private elementary/middle schools in Beech Grove:

  • HOLY NAME OF JESUS CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 261, Location: 21 N 17TH AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • MONTESSORI CHILDRENS HOUSE (Students: 59, Location: 222 S 4TH AVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Beech Grove

Library in Beech Grove:

  • BEECH GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $85,187; Location: 1102 MAIN STREET; 81,793 books; 4,132 audio materials; 5,271 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 195 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • BGMS now only houses 7th & 8th grades, south gorve houses 4, 5 & 6 whle central houses 2 &3. Hornet park educates k & 1st
  • BGMS now only houses 7th & 8th grades, south gorve houses 4, 5 & 6 whle central houses 2 &3. Hornet park educates k & 1st

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Beech Grove: Beach Grove Fire Department (A), Select Specialty Hospital Beech Grove Campus (B), Beech Grove Public Library (C), Beech Grove Fire Department Station 102 (D), Beach Grove Fire Department Station 101 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Churchman Hill Plaza Shopping Center (1), Emerson Shoppes Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Beech Grove include: First Christian Church (A), Southwood Baptist Church (B), Beech Grove Wesleyan Church (C), South Emerson Avenue Church of God (D), Holy Name Roman Catholic Church (E), Faith Assembly of God Church (F), Beech Grove United Methodist Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), Park Grove Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Blackwell Cemetery (1), Methodist Episcopal Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pullman Creek (A), Bee Creek (B), Victory Run (C), Grove Creek (D), Churchman Creek (E), Beech Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Beech Grove include: Hornet Park (1), Sarah T Bolton Park (2), Hartman Park (3), South Grove Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Beech Grove Bowl (Amusement & Theme Parks; 95 North 2nd Avenue).

Birthplace of: JD Closser - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Colorado Rockies, born: Jan 15, 1980), Robert Francis Catterson - Union Army general, Katie Gearlds - Basketball player, Michelle McKeehan - Swimmer., Thomas Finchum - Diver.

Marion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.5%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.5%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Beech Grove in 2010:

  • 228 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 69 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Beech Grove in 2000:

  • 325 people in nursing homes
  • 57 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Beech Grove (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Beech Grove Banking Center Branch at 341 South First Avenue, branch established on 1971/08/16. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Beech Grove Branch at 1275 Main Street, branch established on 1953/02/02. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Beech Grove:

Marital status in Beech Grove, IN
  • Never married: 36.8%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

For population 25 years and over in Beech Grove:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Indiana average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Beech Grove
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Beech Grove, IN (based on Marion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant143,339488
Catholic99,99040
Mainline Protestant88,116182
Black Protestant31,44593
Other18,08762
Orthodox2,19911
None520,217-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 150
This county:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 20
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Marion County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 264
Marion County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 634
Marion County:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Marion County:

9.0%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.5%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.0%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Beech Grove:

49.6%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.9%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Beech Grove:

21.2%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Beech Grove:

6.9
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.1%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Beech Grove:

56.0%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Beech Grove:

77.9%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Beech Grove, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 34$190,770$67,3310$0
Police Protection - Officers 33$182,554$66,3830$0
Sewerage 8$25,477$38,2164$3,390
Streets and Highways 6$21,843$43,6862$1,922
Other Government Administration 4$12,902$38,7068$2,914
Police - Other 3$11,210$44,84012$6,916
Fire - Other 3$10,350$41,4000$0
Financial Administration 2$7,333$43,9982$2,310
Judicial and Legal 2$6,877$41,2621$973
Parks and Recreation 1$5,938$71,25612$8,743
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 2$1,890
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 96$475,254$59,40743$29,058

Beech Grove government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $443,000 ($29.94)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,398,000 ($297.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,207,000 ($216.76)
    Sewerage: $1,687,000 ($114.03)
    Regular Highways: $1,247,000 ($84.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $406,000 ($27.44)
    Central Staff Services: $134,000 ($9.06)
    Financial Administration: $120,000 ($8.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $119,000 ($8.04)
    Health - Other: $79,000 ($5.34)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $21,000 ($1.42)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($1.28)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($0.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $307,000 ($20.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $549,000 ($37.11)
    Police Protection: $454,000 ($30.69)
    Health - Other: $51,000 ($3.45)
    General - Other: $45,000 ($3.04)
    Central Staff Services: $33,000 ($2.23)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($1.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($1.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($0.68)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $203,000 ($13.72)

Beech Grove government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,804,000 ($257.11)
    Other: $2,130,000 ($143.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $71,000 ($4.80)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $179,000 ($12.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $719,000 ($48.60)
    Interest Earnings: $258,000 ($17.44)
    Sale of Property: $49,000 ($3.31)
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000 ($0.47)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($0.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $555,000 ($37.51)
    General Local Government Support: $360,000 ($24.33)
    Other: $345,000 ($23.32)
  • Tax - Property: $3,733,000 ($252.31)
    Public Utilities Sales: $189,000 ($12.77)
    Other License: $71,000 ($4.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $24,000 ($1.62)

Beech Grove government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,269,000 ($423.72)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,269,000 ($423.72)

Beech Grove government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,000 ($0.20)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,091,000 ($276.51)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $746,000 ($50.42)

6.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
Indiana average:

6.06%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($612 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.02%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hamilton County, IN  0.76% ($67,669 average AGI)
from Johnson County, IN  0.58% ($41,915)
from Hendricks County, IN  0.48% ($41,116)


7.18% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,357 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
Indiana average:

6.25%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($408 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.04%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hamilton County, IN  1.05% ($72,966 average AGI)
to Hendricks County, IN  0.69% ($55,281)
to Johnson County, IN  0.68% ($48,340)
Businesses in Beech Grove, IN
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Pizza Hut1
FedEx2SAS Shoes1
H&R Block1Subway2
Long John Silver's1UPS1
New Balance1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Beech Grove:

  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WSYW (810 AM; daytime; 0 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Beech Grove:

  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WTLC-FM (106.7 FM; GREENWOOD, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WGLD (104.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRFT (91.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: FRANKLIN TWSP. COMM. SCH. CORP.)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WEDM (91.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN SCH. DIST. OF WARREN)
  • WIJY (95.9 FM; FRANKLIN, IN; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WRDZ-FM (98.3 FM; PLAINFIELD, IN; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEDJ (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WYJZ (100.9 FM; LEBANON, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Beech Grove:

  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Beech Grove fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.5mTotal length
  • $157,000Total costs
  • 759,898Total average daily traffic
  • 60,600Total average daily truck traffic
  • 760,560Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Beech Grove, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Beech Grove, IN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Beech Grove)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Cor Of Troy & Sherman St (Lat: 39.724500 Lon: -86.101361), Type: Building, Structure height: 56 m, Overall height: 69 m, Call Sign: WPKC580,
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.787 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/1997, Expiration Date: 01/21/2007, Cancellation Date: 09/25/2002, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 39.714222 Lon: -86.076917, Call Sign: WNNB226,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz, 467.237 MHz, 462.337 MHz, 467.337 MHz, 467.412 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2013, Expiration Date: 11/17/2023, Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc., 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (844) 272-2070, Email:
  • Lat: 39.716667 Lon: -86.081944, Call Sign: KYM991,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.245 MHz, 160.500 MHz, Grant Date: 05/14/2015, Expiration Date: 08/09/2025, Registrant: National Railroad Passenger Corporation, 2955 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, Phone: (215) 349-2558, Fax: (215) 349-4541, Email:
  • 854 Bethel Ave (Lat: 39.733889 Lon: -86.093333), Call Sign: WPTJ696,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz, Grant Date: 07/22/2011, Expiration Date: 10/16/2021, Certifier: Andrew R Soukup, Registrant: Archer Daniels Midland Co, 4666 Faries Parkway, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 451-3412, Email:
  • Lat: 39.721667 Lon: -86.090278, Call Sign: WPZY808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.012 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.137 MHz, 464.162 MHz, 464.187 MHz, 464.212 MHz, 464.237 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 04/12/2004, Expiration Date: 04/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2014, Certifier: Randy A Embree, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Email:
  • Lat: 39.723889 Lon: -86.105333, Call Sign: WQUL859,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.300 MHz, 463.600 MHz, 463.850 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2014, Expiration Date: 08/12/2024, Certifier: Rusty Dennis, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • MIDDLE SCHOOL, 1248 Buffalo St (Lat: 39.726472 Lon: -86.094889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 32.5 m, Call Sign: WQKN563,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn Rekeweg, Registrant: Federal Signal Corporation, 2645 Federal Signal Drive, University Park, IL 60466, Phone: (708) 587-3160, Email:
  • BG HIGH, 5330 Hornet Ave (Lat: 39.709472 Lon: -86.078444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQKN564,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn Rekeweg, Registrant: Federal Signal Corporation, 2645 Federal Signal Drive, University Park, IL 60466, Phone: (708) 587-3160, Email:
  • T-MOBILE TWR, 700 South 9th Street (Lat: 39.710611 Lon: -86.094278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQKN566,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn Rekeweg, Registrant: Federal Signal Corporation, 2645 Federal Signal Drive, University Park, IL 60466, Phone: (708) 587-3160, Email:
  • POLICE DEPT, 340 E. Church Ave. (Lat: 39.715861 Lon: -86.078611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQKN567,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn Rekeweg, Registrant: Federal Signal Corporation, 2645 Federal Signal Drive, University Park, IL 60466, Phone: (708) 587-3160, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1600 Albany Street (Lat: 39.724472 Lon: -86.101361), Overall height: 69.5 m, Call Sign: KNKM702, Licensee ID: L01422065,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.512 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2014, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Beech Grove)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: DAVID R HICKMAN RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1821H , Serial Number: 72792, Certificate Issue Date: 08/12/2016
    Registrant (Individual): David R Hickman, 245 S 11th Ave, Beech Grove, IN 46107
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/22/1970
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9881K , Serial Number: 28-7890192, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 12/07/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David R Hickman, 245 S 11th Ave, Beech Grove, IN 46107, Other Owners: Brittany L Hickman

2002 - 2016 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2016 the average number of fires per year is 47. The highest number of fires - 76 took place in 2002, and the least - 0 in 2014. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Beech Grove, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (39.1%), and Outside Fires (33.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Beech Grove, IN
    • 27439.1%Structure Fires
    • 23333.2%Outside Fires
    • 12918.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 659.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Beech Grove, IN
Most common first names in Beech Grove, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary19479.6 years
John11072.9 years
William10173.8 years
Charles7474.0 years
Robert7472.3 years
James7371.6 years
Helen6180.1 years
Ruth5076.6 years
Margaret4981.5 years
George4973.8 years
Most common last names in Beech Grove, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3376.5 years
Brown3176.3 years
Davis2475.6 years
Miller2375.6 years
Johnson2178.2 years
Thompson1873.7 years
White1678.9 years
Fox1681.2 years
Wright1677.4 years
Thomas1478.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Beech Grove, IN
  • 78.0%Utility gas
  • 21.1%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Beech Grove, IN
  • 56.6%Utility gas
  • 41.9%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel


Beech Grove compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 18 other airmen in this city.
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