Burket, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 195 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 77  (39.9%)
Females: 118  (60.1%)
Median resident age:  28.4 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip code: 46508

Estimated median household income in 2013: $66,162 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Burket:

$66,162
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,580 (it was $13,098 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $77,034 (it was $46,800 in 2000)
Burket:

$77,034
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $86,600; Detached houses: $86,998

Median gross rent in 2013: $693.

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    • 18795.9%White alone
    • 73.6%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Burket: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (29.3%), English (24.8%), United States (15.3%), Scottish (5.7%), Irish (4.5%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 0.07 square miles.

Population density: 2,685 people per square mile   (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Burket:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burket town:

  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 29.7%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Burket, Indiana as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Burket to the number of sex offenders is 194 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $456 (0.5%)

Burket satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elkhart, IN (36.6 miles , pop. 51,874).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (44.2 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (100.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mentone, IN (2.0 miles ), Claypool, IN (2.2 miles ), Silver Lake, IN (2.6 miles ), Akron, IN (2.9 miles ), Warsaw, IN (3.0 miles ), Winona Lake, IN (3.0 miles ), Etna Green, IN (3.1 miles ), Sidney, IN (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 41.15 N, Longitude: 85.97 W

Area code: 574

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

3.6%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-3.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (34%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (35%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Transportation occupations (28%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Community and social service occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Average climate in Burket, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burket-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Burket town center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 31.8 miles away from the town center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

Earthquake activity:

Burket-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 212.9 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 190.7 miles away from Burket 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 230.7 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 93.9 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 239.4 miles away from Burket 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 210.4 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 Kosciusko County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Burket:

  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WARSAW, IN)
  • PRAIRIE VIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WARSAW, IN)
  • WARSAW MEADOWS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WARSAW, IN)
  • FMC - NORTHEAST INDIANA KIDNEY CENTER-WARSAW (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; WARSAW, IN)
  • CARDINAL CENTER INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WARSAW, IN)
  • HEALTH FORCE OF INDIANA (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WARSAW, IN)
  • VOCA CORPORATION OF INDIANA (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ETNA GREEN, IN)

Amtrak station near Burket:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burket:

  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 38 miles; South Bend, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,563)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 41 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 42 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 45 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 45 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 47 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 49 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)

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Notable locations in Burket: Burket Firemans Training Center (A), Burket Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kosciusko 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 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.243. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.243
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.0%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.2%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.1
Indiana average:

11.1

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

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Religion statistics for Burket town (based on Kosciusko County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,83094
Mainline Protestant5,62032
Catholic4,3564
Other4273
Black Protestant191
None51,106-
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: 8
Kosciusko County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Kosciusko County:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Kosciusko County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
Here:

8.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Kosciusko County:

28.9%
Indiana:

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

18.6%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.4%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Burket:

35.2%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.3%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.6%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.8%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

48.6%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Burket:

74.0%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Burket, 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 0$0 1$340
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$145
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$179
Totals for Government 0$0 5$664

4.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
Indiana average:

5.59%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($166 average AGI)
Kosciusko County:

0.03%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Elkhart County, IN  0.55% ($31,482 average AGI)
from Allen County, IN  0.35% ($32,190)
from Marshall County, IN  0.31% ($35,074)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,976 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($469 average AGI)
Kosciusko County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Elkhart County, IN  0.64% ($31,536 average AGI)
to Allen County, IN  0.39% ($50,145)
to Whitley County, IN  0.29% ($35,101)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burket:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRSW (1480 AM; 1 kW; WARSAW, IN; Owner: GBC MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5 kW; ELKHART, IN)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burket:

  • WRSW-FM (107.3 FM; WARSAW, IN; Owner: GBC MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WLZQ (101.1 FM; SOUTH WHITLEY, IN; Owner: LARKO COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • 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.)
  • WARU-FM (101.9 FM; ROANN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: UPPER WABASH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAWC (103.5 FM; SYRACUSE, IN; Owner: WILLIAM ANDREW DIXON)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: PLYMOUTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZOW (97.7 FM; GOSHEN, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WROI (92.1 FM; ROCHESTER, IN; Owner: BAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W204BC (88.7 FM; WARSAW, IN; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burket:

  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • 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)

Burket fatal accident list:

Aug 31, 2010 01:15 AM, Cr-700, Lat: 41.10400, Lon: -85.96570, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 17, 1979 06:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Edward G Roach, 2152 W. County Road 350 South (Lat: 41.183444 Lon: -85.881417), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 2152 W. County Road 350 South (Lat: 41.183444 Lon: -85.881417), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 2152 W. County Road 350 South (Lat: 41.183444 Lon: -85.881417), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 2152 W. County Road 350 South (Lat: 41.183444 Lon: -85.881417), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 18085 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Se Cor Jct Of 850s & 700w (Lat: 41.107556 Lon: -85.965278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 37 m, Overall height: 43 m, Call Sign: KSS702
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.450 MHzGrant Date: 11/03/2001, Expiration Date: 11/15/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2010, Certifier: Dale R StreeterRegistrant: Frontier Communications Corporation, 250 South Franklin, Cookeville, TN 38501, Phone: (931) 528-1584, Fax: (931) 528-1581, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Burket Tower, Lat: 41.155250 Lon: -85.968556, Type: Silo, Structure height: 30.5 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:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BUNDY GLENN N JR BENSEN B8M (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MCCULLOCH 4318A&E/0-100 (72 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8176V , Serial Number: GB005, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn N Jr Bundy, Po Box 146, Burket, IN 46508
  • Aircraft: BUNDY GLENN N JR BENSEN B7MC (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8176Z , Serial Number: GB003
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn N Jr Bundy, 207 W South St, Burket, IN 46508
    Deregistered: Yes

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Other fuel (8%)

Burket compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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