Bourbon, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 1,791 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.9%
 
Males: 807  (45.1%)
Females: 984  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  38.2 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46504.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,815 (it was $40,292 in 2000)
Bourbon:

$39,815
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,108 (it was $17,054 in 2000)

Bourbon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,376 (it was $74,200 in 2000)
Bourbon:

$86,376
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $668.

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  • Races in Bourbon, IN (2010)

    Bourbon races chart
    • 1,69493.6%White alone
    • 905.0%Hispanic
    • 100.6%Asian alone
    • 90.5%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bourbon: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.4%), United States (14.1%), Irish (8.4%), English (7.2%), Dutch (2.6%), Swedish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 1.04 square miles.

Population density: 1,727 people per square mile   (low).

Bourbon,IN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bourbon:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bourbon town:

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

31 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.8%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Bourbon, Indiana as of December 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Bourbon to the number of sex offenders is 359 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $887 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $472 (0.7%)

Bourbon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Bend, IN (26.9 miles , pop. 107,789).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (53.7 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (89.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Etna Green, IN (2.0 miles ), Argos, IN (2.8 miles ), Mentone, IN (3.1 miles ), Bremen, IN (3.2 miles ), Plymouth, IN (3.3 miles ), Nappanee, IN (3.4 miles ), Burket, IN (3.5 miles) , Leesburg, IN (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.30 N, Longitude: 86.12 W

Area code: 574

Bourbon household income distribution Bourbon home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -87 (-4.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (53%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bourbon, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bourbon-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Bourbon town center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the town center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

Earthquake activity:

Bourbon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 84% 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 218.1 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 195.2 miles away from Bourbon 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 243.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 105.3 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 245.5 miles away from Bourbon 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) earthquake occurred 215.7 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 Marshall County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Bourbon:

  • VOCA CORPORATION OF INDIANA (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ETNA GREEN, IN)
  • MAYFLOWER NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PLYMOUTH, IN)
  • PLYMOUTH NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PLYMOUTH, IN)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-BREMEN (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BREMEN, IN)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF BREMEN (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BREMEN, IN)
  • DOCTOR'S HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BREMEN, IN)
  • CARDINAL CENTER, INC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BREMEN, IN)

airports located in Bourbon:

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Amtrak station near Bourbon:

  • 12 miles: NAPPANEE (252 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bourbon:

  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 27 miles; South Bend, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,563)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 29 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 45 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)
  • Andrews University (about 48 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; FT enrollment: 3,103)
  • Valparaiso University (about 50 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 52 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 54 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)

Public high school in Bourbon:

Public elementary/middle school in Bourbon:

Private elementary/middle school in Bourbon:

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Library in Bourbon:

  • BOURBON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $131,486; Location: 307 NORTH MAIN STREET; 35,042 books; 1,237 audio materials; 1,098 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bourbon: Bourbon Emergency Medical Service and Fire Department (A), Bourbon Public Library (B), Bourbon Town Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Marshall 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
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.5%
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: 0.0% of all households

Bourbon, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Bourbon (2011 data):

  • The First State Bank, Bourbon, Indiana: at Main And Center Streets, branch established on 1884/06/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $81.3 mil, Deposits: $63.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Indiana average:

11.1

Bourbon travel time to work - commute Bourbon mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bourbon town (based on Marshall County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,28165
Mainline Protestant4,69922
Catholic2,0443
Other2512
None30,776-
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: 11
Marshall County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Marshall County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Marshall County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

7.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

28.3%
Indiana:

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

17.2%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.4%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.8%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Bourbon:

28.2
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.3%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.1%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bourbon:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.6%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

60.6%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.6%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bourbon, 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
Other Government Administration 1$3,323$39,8762$1,310
Police Protection - Officers 5$16,765$40,2360$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,145$36,8700$0
Water Supply 3$10,072$40,2880$0
Totals for Government 11$36,305$39,6052$1,310

Bourbon government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $326,000 ($182.02)
    Electric Utilities: $294,000 ($164.15)
    Police Protection: $274,000 ($152.99)
    Housing & Community Development: $224,000 ($125.07)
    Regular Highways: $215,000 ($120.04)
    Water Utilities: $166,000 ($92.69)
    Financial Administration: $152,000 ($84.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $57,000 ($31.83)
    Health Services - Other: $35,000 ($19.54)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($12.28)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($10.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($10.61)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($10.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($4.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $31,000 ($17.31)
    Parking Facilities: $20,000 ($11.17)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($9.49)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($8.38)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($6.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.12)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $395,000 ($220.55)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($7.82)

Bourbon government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $254,000 ($141.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($29.59)
    All Other: $44,000 ($24.57)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $143,000 ($79.84)
    Highways: $17,000 ($9.49)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $40,000 ($22.33)
    General Revenue, NEC: $32,000 ($17.87)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $271,000 ($151.31)
    Water Utilities: $209,000 ($116.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $224,000 ($125.07)
    General Support: $220,000 ($122.84)
    All Other: $119,000 ($66.44)
    Highways: $48,000 ($26.80)
  • Tax - Property: $221,000 ($123.39)
    NEC: $8,000 ($4.47)

Bourbon government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $255,000 ($142.38)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $220,000 ($122.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $195,000 ($108.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $210,000 ($117.25)
    Other, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $45,000 ($25.13)
    Other, NEC: $25,000 ($13.96)

Bourbon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $861,000 ($480.74)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $95,000 ($53.04)

4.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Joseph County, IN  1.07% ($35,388 average AGI)
from Starke County, IN  0.43% ($27,566)
from Kosciusko County, IN  0.38% ($32,731)


5.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,397 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.57%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Joseph County, IN  1.03% ($36,236 average AGI)
to Kosciusko County, IN  0.54% ($35,074)
to Elkhart County, IN  0.43% ($35,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bourbon:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5 kW; ELKHART, IN)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bourbon:

  • WHPZ (96.9 FM; BREMEN, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLRX (95.7 FM; NAPPANEE, IN; Owner: TALKING STICK COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: PLYMOUTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • W217AT (91.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: ELKHART COMMUNITY SCHOOLS CORP.)
  • WZOW (97.7 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WFRN-FM (104.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WSND-FM (88.9 FM; NOTRE DAME, IN; Owner: VOICE OF THE FIGHTING IRISH, INC.)
  • WRSW-FM (107.3 FM; WARSAW, IN; Owner: GBC MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WAWC (103.5 FM; SYRACUSE, IN; Owner: WILLIAM ANDREW DIXON)
  • WHME (103.1 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLZQ (101.1 FM; SOUTH WHITLEY, IN; Owner: LARKO COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • W241AD (96.1 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WGCS (91.1 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: GOSHEN COLLEGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WETL (91.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: SOUTH BEND COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WROI (92.1 FM; ROCHESTER, IN; Owner: BAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bourbon:

  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • Bourbon, Indiana
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Indiana average
  • Fatal accident count120
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents186
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons38
  • Fatalities130
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents305
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents13
See more detailed statistics of Bourbon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • 16,961Total average daily traffic
  • 1,696Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bourbon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 104 E Park Ave (Lat: 41.291722 Lon: -86.120833), Type: Mast, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: KUB954
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.130 MHz, 155.370 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Fax: (317) 564-8335, Email:
  • 208 E Quad St (Lat: 41.294500 Lon: -86.114444), Call Sign: KNAV581
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.325 MHzGrant Date: 02/16/1996, Expiration Date: 03/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Bourbon Lumber Inc, 208 E Quad St, Bourbon, IN 46504
  • Lat: 41.297833 Lon: -86.134167, Call Sign: WPUV379
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.687 MHz, 461.787 MHz, 463.337 MHz, 463.637 MHz, 463.837 MHz, 463.887 MHz, 466.212 MHz, 466.687 MHz, 466.787 MHz, 468.337 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 05/09/2002, Expiration Date: 05/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2012, Certifier: Todd A HofmannRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • Lat: 41.301139 Lon: -86.109944, Call Sign: WQVK593
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2015, Expiration Date: 03/11/2025, Certifier: Ted FisherRegistrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale Street, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, N Elm Rd 1.2 Mi N Of Us Hwy 30 2 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 41.330583 Lon: -86.136389), Overall height: 44.5 m, Call Sign: WNEO790
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2011, Expiration Date: 05/15/2021Registrant: Northern Indiana Public Service Company, 1460 E 15th Avenue, Gary, IN 46402, Phone: (219) 886-5820, Fax: (219) 886-5872, Email:
  • BOURBON, 314411 B Rd (Lat: 41.310583 Lon: -86.119167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 81 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPJA801
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Bourbon Tower, Lat: 41.300278 Lon: -86.105806, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQML993
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/21/2010, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019, Certifier: Roland E Houin Mr.Registrant: Fourway Computer Products, Inc., 51061 S.R. 933 North, South Bend, IN 46637, Phone: (574) 277-7720, Fax: (574) 277-1253, Email:
  • BOURBON, 400 Trojan Trail (Lat: 41.300194 Lon: -86.105806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.5 m, Call Sign: WQPW561
    Assigned Frequencies: 19380.0 MHz, 6078.62 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz, 6078.62 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz, 6078.62 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 08/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/30/2022, Certifier: Roland HouinRegistrant: Intelpath, 16w575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • SBAIN03328-B, Marshall County (Lat: 41.282111 Lon: -86.062361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQQL321, Licensee ID: L01604555
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 6655.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/17/2013, Expiration Date: 01/17/2023, Certifier: Brian SullivanRegistrant: Comprehensive Wireless LLC, 1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, DE 19801, Phone: (302) 658-7581
  • 1027019, 31411 B Road (Lat: 41.310556 Lon: -86.119167), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 80.8 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WQSD955, Licensee ID: L01663150
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, 6625.00 MHz, 6555.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, 6555.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2013, Expiration Date: 09/09/2023, Certifier: Scott TollefsenRegistrant: Torellco LLC
  • MW13015A, 1738 12th Rd (Lat: 41.303333 Lon: -86.090833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQXA823
    Assigned Frequencies: 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/15/2016, Expiration Date: 01/15/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bourbon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bourbon)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bourbon and their reported violations in the past:

BOURBON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1,812, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-02-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-02-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-02-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Bourbon

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Most common first names in Bourbon, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2378.8 years
Robert1567.9 years
Harold1475.1 years
Carl1374.2 years
William1273.8 years
Donald1173.0 years
Edna1082.2 years
Harvey1085.3 years
Harry1082.7 years
John1074.9 years
Most common last names in Bourbon, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2578.8 years
Lemler1780.5 years
Hall1282.3 years
Young1081.1 years
Scott980.3 years
Shearer880.3 years
Reichert881.0 years
Schaetzle883.0 years
Byrer784.7 years
Martin784.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Bourbon, IN

  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

Bourbon compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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