Beech Grove, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 14,514 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.5%
 
Males: 6,631  (45.7%)
Females: 7,883  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46107, 46203, 46237.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,523 (it was $41,548 in 2000)
Beech Grove:

$38,523
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,181 (it was $19,647 in 2000)

Beech Grove city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,252 (it was $94,400 in 2000)
Beech Grove:

$92,252
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,772; Detached houses: $149,753; Townhouses or other attached units: $133,052; In 2-unit structures: $105,805; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $92,247; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $164,062; Mobile homes: $18,035

Median gross rent in 2013: $740.

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  • Races in Beech Grove, IN (2013)

    Beech Grove races chart
    • 12,94789.6%White alone
    • 4703.3%Hispanic
    • 4343.0%Black alone
    • 2491.7%Two or more races
    • 530.4%American Indian alone
    • 640.4%Asian alone
    • 360.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Beech Grove: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.2%), Irish (15.0%), United States (10.9%), English (7.1%), French (2.2%), Dutch (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 4.30 square miles.

Population density: 3,377 people per square mile   (average).

Beech Grove,IN real estate house value index trend

Beech Grove, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Beech Grove:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Beech Grove city:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

304 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.6% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

This city:

2.1%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Beech Grove, Indiana as of September 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Beech Grove to the number of sex offenders is 574 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,094 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,005 (1.1%)

Beech Grove satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.72 N, Longitude: 86.09 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,919 (+13.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,025 (17.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 317

Beech Grove household income distribution Beech Grove home values distribution

Property values in Beech Grove, IN


Crime rates in Beech Grove by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1000100110000
per 100,000 6.60.00.00.07.10.00.07.06.90.00.00.00.0
Rapes 4344944466842
per 100,000 26.520.427.527.963.628.628.228.141.442.155.727.813.8
Robberies 917818302222242416191418
per 100,000 59.7115.555.0125.7211.8157.4155.0168.3165.7112.2132.397.3123.8
Assaults 1222758881315105155
per 100,000 79.6149.548.134.956.557.256.491.2103.570.134.8104.334.4
Burglaries 1241279899899310798711021199287
per 100,000 822.7863.2673.3691.6628.4665.5754.0687.4490.1715.1828.5639.6598.5
Thefts 385352313309333331342359348379417383471
per 100,000 2,554.42,392.42,150.52,158.62,351.42,368.52,410.02,518.12,402.22,657.02,903.12,662.73,240.2
Auto thefts 105654054545274353747496467
per 100,000 696.7441.8274.8377.2381.3372.1521.5245.5255.4329.5341.1444.9460.9
Arson 3501320013172
per 100,000 19.934.00.07.021.214.30.00.06.921.07.048.713.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 283.2271.8202.8231.5307.7252.1270.6273.1267.6263.5292.0258.6262.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Beech Grove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
Indiana average:

1.88
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,353 (+10.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Beech Grove: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Beech Grove, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Beech Grove 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 the city 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 (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

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.

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)
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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

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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).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 97.0. This is worse than average.

City:

97.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.476. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.476
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.62. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.62
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.20
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0144. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0144
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.5%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.1% for Black residents, 35.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.8% for other race residents, 16.8% for two or more races residents)
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

Beech Grove, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Indiana average:

11.1

Beech Grove travel time to work - commute Beech Grove mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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

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
Marion County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.5%
Indiana:

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

15.0%
State:

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 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$13,807$41,4211$213
Other Government Administration 1$4,466$53,5927$2,298
Judicial and Legal 2$7,165$42,9900$0
Police Protection - Officers 30$175,074$70,0300$0
Police - Other 3$10,410$41,6401$1,069
Firefighters 33$187,284$68,1030$0
Streets and Highways 7$26,382$45,2268$7,738
Welfare 2$5,322$31,9321$1,142
Sewerage 7$27,974$47,9551$863
Parks and Recreation 1$5,526$66,3123$1,499
Other and Unallocable 1$3,739$44,8683$1,869
Totals for Government 91$467,149$61,60225$16,691

6.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Indiana average:

5.59%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($177 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.03%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hamilton County, IN  0.70% ($43,883 average AGI)
from Johnson County, IN  0.55% ($31,952)
from Hendricks County, IN  0.47% ($32,885)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hamilton County, IN  0.89% ($59,238 average AGI)
to Johnson County, IN  0.61% ($36,236)
to Hendricks County, IN  0.60% ($40,361)

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 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Beech Grove fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • $332,000Total costs
  • 141,621Total average daily traffic
  • 7,072Total average daily truck traffic
  • 239,695Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Beech Grove, IN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Beech Grove, IN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

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 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn RekewegRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn RekewegRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn RekewegRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2009, Expiration Date: 07/24/2019, Certifier: Lynn RekewegRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2014, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 59
  • Hazardous Condition: 56
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Beech Grove

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (26%)
Businesses in Beech Grove, IN
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Pizza Hut1
FedEx2SAS Shoes1
H&R Block1Subway2
Long John Silver's1UPS1
New Balance1Walgreens1

Beech Grove compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
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