Bremen, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 4,589 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 2,091  (45.6%)
Females: 2,498  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46506.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,082 (it was $40,185 in 2000)
Bremen:

$35,082
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,909 (it was $17,073 in 2000)

Bremen town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $109,562 (it was $85,400 in 2000)
Bremen:

$109,562
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $606.

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  • Races in Bremen, IN (2010)

    Bremen races chart
    • 3,69080.4%White alone
    • 82418.0%Hispanic
    • 380.8%Two or more races
    • 170.4%Black alone
    • 120.3%Asian alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bremen: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.9%), Irish (10.5%), United States (8.7%), English (5.3%), Italian (3.2%), Scottish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 854 feet

Land area: 2.28 square miles.

Population density: 2,013 people per square mile   (low).

Bremen,IN real estate house value index trend

Bremen, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Bremen:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bremen town:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

226 residents are foreign born (4.8% Latin America).

This town:

4.9%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Bremen, Indiana as of July 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Bremen to the number of sex offenders is 656 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: $1,146 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $661 (0.7%)

Bremen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Bend, IN (16.5 miles , pop. 107,789).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (59.0 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (83.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nappanee, IN (2.8 miles ), La Paz, IN (2.9 miles ), Lakeville, IN (2.9 miles ), Wakarusa, IN (3.0 miles ), Bourbon, IN (3.2 miles ), Plymouth, IN (3.3 miles ), Gulivoire Park, IN (3.5 miles ), Etna Green, IN (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $151,400
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $245,400
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $209,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $318,800
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $318,800
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $318,800
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.45 N, Longitude: 86.15 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,256 (+27.2%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 1,155 (57.3%)

Area code: 574

Bremen household income distribution Bremen home values distribution

Crime rates in Bremen by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 11112200000N/A3
per 100,000 22.021.821.621.443.542.40.00.00.00.00.0N/A64.9
Robberies 1000000001000
per 100,000 22.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.021.70.00.00.0
Assaults 432123101511524
per 100,000 88.065.543.321.443.563.621.50.021.4108.421.7326.3519.6
Burglaries 15121010171921121118151110
per 100,000 330.1262.1216.3214.3369.6402.6450.7257.5234.9390.4326.0239.3216.5
Thefts 77676562614346486754684450
per 100,000 1,694.51,463.51,405.71,328.81,326.4911.2987.31,030.01,431.01,171.11,477.9957.11,082.5
Auto thefts 2423216431945
per 100,000 44.087.443.364.343.521.2128.885.864.121.7195.687.0108.2
Arson 040121000030N/A
per 100,000 0.087.40.021.443.521.20.00.00.00.065.20.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 134.2112.799.393.3124.0111.384.465.181.8102.5100.4125.3219.6

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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 Bremen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 17 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Indiana average:

1.88
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -201 (-4.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (56%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Bremen, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bremen-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Bremen town center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 9.6 miles away from the town center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

Earthquake activity:

Bremen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 85% 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 226.7 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 203.5 miles away from Bremen center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.2 miles away from the city 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 253.0 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 254.6 miles away from Bremen center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 258.6 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).
Bremen topographic map

Birthplace of: Brad Stine - Stand-up comedian.

Hospitals and medical centers in Bremen:

  • CARDINAL CENTER, INC (511 E SOUTH STREET)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF BREMEN (provides emergency services, 411 SOUTH WHITLOCK STREET)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF BREMEN INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1020 HIGH RD)
  • DOCTOR'S HOSPITAL (411 S WHITLOCK STREET)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-BREMEN (316 WOODIES LN)

Airports and heliports located in Bremen:

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Amtrak stations near Bremen:

  • 8 miles: NAPPANEE (252 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 18 miles: SOUTH BEND (2702 W. WASHINGTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: ELKHART (131 TYLER ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bremen:

  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 16 miles; South Bend, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,563)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 19 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Andrews University (about 38 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; FT enrollment: 3,103)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 40 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)
  • Valparaiso University (about 47 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Lake Michigan College (about 47 miles; Benton Harbor, MI; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 57 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)

Public high school in Bremen:

Public elementary/middle school in Bremen:

  • BREMEN ELEM/MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 700 W SOUTH ST, Grades: KG-8)

Private elementary/middle schools in Bremen:

  • ST PAUL'S LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 97, Location: 605 S CENTER ST, Grades: PK-7)
  • NEW BURLINGTON AMISH SCHOOL (Students: 52, Location: 3035 BEECH RD, Grades: 1-8)
  • DAUSMAN PRAIRIE SCHOOL (Students: 41, Location: 6421 ELM RD, Grades: 1-8)
  • BORKHOLDER PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 31, Location: BEECH RD, Grades: UG-8)
See full list of schools located in Bremen

Library in Bremen:

  • BREMEN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $540,833; Location: 304 NORTH JACKSON STREET; 51,562 books; 4,404 audio materials; 1,975 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 218 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Bremen has built a new multi-million dollar medical complex/hospital. New location is on U.S 331 North, just South of U.S 6.

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Notable locations in Bremen: Bremen Volunteer Fire Department (A), Bremen Fire Department (B), Bremen Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Bremen Inn (1749 West Plymouth Street).

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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.02. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.02
U.S.:

6.40

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.3% for Black residents, 15.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
17 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
96 people in nursing homes in 2000
17 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Bremen, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Bremen (2011 data):

  • First Federal Savings Bank: 206 W Plymouth St Branch at 206 West Plymouth Street, branch established on 1965/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $346.4 mil, Deposits: $255.7 mil, headquarters in Rochester, IN, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Lake City Bank: Bremen Branch at 1600 State Road 331, branch established on 1978/06/19. Info updated 2006/05/11: Bank assets: $2,885.4 mil, Deposits: $2,413.2 mil, headquarters in Warsaw, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Lakeland Financial Corporation
  • 1st Source Bank: Bremen Branch at 1409 West Plymouth Street, branch established on 1974/08/16. Info updated 2008/06/16: Bank assets: $4,361.6 mil, Deposits: $3,520.6 mil, headquarters in South Bend, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Source Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bremen 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:
Here:

45.7%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.5%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Bremen:

28.5
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bremen:

24.6%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bremen:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bremen:

31.9%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Bremen:

52.2%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Bremen:

76.4%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bremen, 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$13,260$39,7800$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,457$50,7420$0
Police Protection - Officers 12$60,139$60,1390$0
Police - Other 4$13,326$39,9786$2,748
Firefighters 2$7,966$47,7960$0
Streets and Highways 4$15,688$47,0640$0
Sewerage 4$16,260$48,7800$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,579$54,9482$2,125
Water Supply 4$16,368$49,1040$0
Electric Power 6$24,697$49,3940$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,249$43,4942$908
Totals for Government 45$187,989$50,13010$5,781

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,578,000 ($997.60)
    General - Other: $1,453,000 ($316.63)
    Sewerage: $526,000 ($114.62)
    Water Utilities: $458,000 ($99.80)
    Regular Highways: $382,000 ($83.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $213,000 ($46.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $158,000 ($34.43)
    Police Protection: $70,000 ($15.25)
    Health Services - Other: $69,000 ($15.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $114,000 ($24.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $151,000 ($32.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $66,000 ($14.38)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($1.31)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($0.87)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,142,000 ($466.77)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($8.28)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $453,000 ($98.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($27.46)
    All Other: $67,000 ($14.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($4.79)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($1.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $466,000 ($101.55)
    Highways: $38,000 ($8.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $265,000 ($57.75)
    Rents: $107,000 ($23.32)
    General Revenue, NEC: $46,000 ($10.02)
    Property Sale Other: $25,000 ($5.45)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,565,000 ($994.77)
    Water Utilities: $589,000 ($128.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $416,000 ($90.65)
    Highways: $133,000 ($28.98)
    All Other: $67,000 ($14.60)
  • Tax - Property: $1,673,000 ($364.57)
    NEC: $2,000 ($0.44)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $755,000 ($164.52)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,060,000 ($448.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,305,000 ($284.38)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $675,000 ($147.09)
    Other, NEC: $620,000 ($135.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $135,000 ($29.42)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($17.43)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $762,000 ($166.05)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,350,000 ($1165.83)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $12,000 ($2.61)

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 Bremen:

  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5 kW; ELKHART, IN)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WKAM (1460 AM; 3 kW; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: FULMER COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bremen:

  • WLRX (95.7 FM; NAPPANEE, IN; Owner: TALKING STICK COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WHPZ (96.9 FM; BREMEN, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: PLYMOUTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: ELKHART COMMUNITY SCHOOLS CORP.)
  • WSND-FM (88.9 FM; NOTRE DAME, IN; Owner: VOICE OF THE FIGHTING IRISH, INC.)
  • WZOW (97.7 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WFRN-FM (104.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WHME (103.1 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W241AD (96.1 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WETL (91.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: SOUTH BEND COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • W217AT (91.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WRBR-FM (103.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: HICKS BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WGCS (91.1 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: GOSHEN COLLEGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWLV (102.3 FM; NEW CARLISLE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • W207BF (89.3 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAOR (95.3 FM; NILES, MI; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Bremen:

  • 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)
Bremen fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Bremen fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 32m105ftTotal length
  • 66,698Total average daily traffic
  • 6,527Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bremen, IN

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

BREMEN WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 4,700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In JAN-01-1999, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2010)
RUPERTS RESORT (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
SANDY RIDGE MENNONITE CHURCH (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2010), St Boil Water Order (JUN-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-12-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PINE HILL DISCOUNT (Population served: 61, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PLA-MOR CAMPGROUND, INC. (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2013), St Boil Water Order (OCT-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-14-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2006), St Boil Water Order (SEP-06-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-13-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-23-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-09-2014)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
RENTOWN VARIETY STORE (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
ROLLING MEADOW AMISH SCHOOL (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-22-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2013)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bremen that have no violations reported:

  • RUPERTS RESORT (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 9

Incident types - Bremen

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bremen, IN
Most common first names in Bremen, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5380.9 years
William4576.9 years
John3975.4 years
Robert3573.9 years
Richard3071.0 years
Ruth2881.1 years
Charles2773.1 years
Harold2676.1 years
James2472.3 years
Edward2373.5 years
Most common last names in Bremen, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4476.8 years
Smith2177.1 years
Balsley1878.7 years
Leeper1776.9 years
Jones1775.2 years
Kline1679.6 years
Huff1685.5 years
Baker1479.9 years
Hummel1481.8 years
Andrews1376.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Bremen, IN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Advance Auto Parts1Jones New York1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike2
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
Ford1

Bremen compared to Indiana state average:

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