Corydon, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 3,119 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.9%
 
Males: 1,399  (44.9%)
Females: 1,720  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47112.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,641 (it was $33,823 in 2000)
Corydon:

$31,641
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,837 (it was $20,740 in 2000)

Corydon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $87,371 (it was $77,300 in 2000)
Corydon:

$87,371
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $717.

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  • Races in Corydon, IN (2010)

    Corydon races chart
    • 2,97295.2%White alone
    • 822.6%Hispanic
    • 351.1%Two or more races
    • 160.5%Black alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 50.2%Other race alone
    • 20.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Corydon: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.0%), Irish (17.9%), United States (12.0%), English (5.9%), Dutch (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1817

Elevation: 549 feet

Land area: 1.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,962 people per square mile   (low).

Corydon,IN real estate house value index trend

Corydon, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Corydon:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Corydon town:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 31.9%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 12.9%
  • Divorced: 27.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Corydon, Indiana as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Corydon to the number of sex offenders is 155 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $360 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $642 (0.7%)

Corydon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (20.5 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (264.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New Middletown, IN (2.3 miles) , Crandall, IN (2.5 miles) , New Salisbury, IN (2.7 miles ), Lanesville, IN (2.8 miles ), Elizabeth, IN (3.2 miles) , Georgetown, IN (3.2 miles ), New Amsterdam, IN (3.3 miles) , Leavenworth, IN (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 38.21 N, Longitude: 86.13 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,123 (+67.9%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 379 (29.7%)

Area code: 812

Corydon household income distribution Corydon home values distribution

Crime rates in Corydon by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 010000000000
per 100,000 0.036.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.90.0
Robberies 100110101000
per 100,000 36.60.00.036.535.90.035.80.035.90.00.00.0
Assaults 021000102120
per 100,000 0.072.736.70.00.00.035.80.071.835.563.70.0
Burglaries 127141612659161284
per 100,000 439.6254.5513.4584.4430.4213.9179.0326.7574.1425.7254.9127.8
Thefts 333836374424542328313235
per 100,000 1,208.81,381.81,320.11,351.41,578.2855.61,933.4834.81,004.71,099.71,019.81,118.2
Auto thefts 632554373215
per 100,000 219.8109.173.3182.6179.3142.6107.4254.1107.670.931.9159.7
Arson 000000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.0) 101.5159.396.1113.6111.557.1109.772.2107.581.693.762.6

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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 Corydon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Indiana average:

1.96
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+1.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Corydon, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Corydon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Corydon town center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 35.4 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Corydon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 77% 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 97.0 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 118.6 miles away from Corydon 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 104.1 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 91.4 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 95.2 miles away from Corydon center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 109.9 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 Harrison County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Corydon topographic map

Birthplace of: Catharine Merrill - Civil War nurse.

Main business address for: FIRST CAPITAL INC (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED).

Hospitals and medical centers in Corydon:

  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC. (1820 CORYDEN RAMSEY ROAD)
  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC. (281 MCGRAIN ST)
  • HARRISON COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 1141 HOSPITAL DR NW)
  • CORYDON DIALYSIS CENTER (1937 B OLD STATE ROAD, 135 NORTH)
  • FMC - CORYDON (1141 HOSPITAL DRIVE N.W., STE B-1)
  • AT-HOME CARE OF HARRISON COUNTY HOSPITAL (1263 HOSPITAL DR STE 140 NW)
  • CORYDON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (315 COUNTRY CLUB RD)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-HARRISON (150 BEECHMONT DR)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-INDIAN CREEK (240 BEECHMONT DR)

Airports located in Corydon:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corydon:

  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 19 miles; New Albany, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,050)
  • University of Louisville (about 20 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 21 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Bellarmine University (about 23 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 24 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Sullivan University (about 25 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 39 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

Public high schools in Corydon:

Private high school in Corydon:

  • SHILOH HOLINESS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 19; Location: 351 SHILOH RD SW; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Corydon:

Private elementary/middle school in Corydon:

  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 88; Location: 512 N MULBERRY ST; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Corydon, School District: SOUTH HARRISON COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

Library in Corydon:

  • HARRISON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,324,834; Location: 105 NORTH CAPITOL AVENUE; 95,741 books; 47 e-books; 3,816 audio materials; 8,755 video materials; 50 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 209 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Cemetery: Cedar Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Little Indian Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Squire Boone Caverns - Tours (Caverns; 100 Squire Boone Road), Leora Brown School (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 400 Summit Street).

Hotels: Baymont Inn Corydon (2495 Landmark Avenue), Hampton Inn Corydon (2455 Landmark Avenue), Best Western Inn (115 Sky Park Drive Northeast), Holiday Inn Express Corydon (249 Federal Drive Northwest), Quality Inn (115 Sky Park Dr Ne), Kintner House Inc (101 South Capitol Avenue), Baymont Inn (2495 Landmark Avenue Northeast).

Harrison 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 2012 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.440. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.59
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

9.1

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

O BANNON WOODS (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-02-2006), St Boil Water Order (OCT-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-23-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2005), St Boil Water Order (AUG-26-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-23-2010)

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

  • CORYDON WATER WORKS (Population served: 5,716, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.1%
(31.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 85.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Corydon in 2010:

  • 233 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
171 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Corydon, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Corydon compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Corydon (2011 data):

  • First Harrison Bank: Corydon Branch at 391 Old Capitol Plaza, branch established on 1997/05/05; at 220 Federal Dr Nw, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $439.6 mil, Deposits: $364.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 13 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Corydon Main Branch at 219 North Capitol Avenue, branch established on 1922/03/07; North Corydon Branch at 1881 Old Highway 135 Nw, branch established on 1978/11/15. 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.
  • First Federal Savings Bank of Elizabethtown: Corydon Branch at 2030 Highway 337 Nw, branch established on 2001/05/29. Info updated 2008/06/26: Bank assets: $1,228.8 mil, Deposits: $1,123.3 mil, headquarters in Elizabethtown, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Service Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Corydon Walmart Branch at 2363 Hwy 135 Nw, Suite 203, branch established on 2007/09/15. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Regions Bank: North Corydon Plaza Branch at 501 Old Capital Plaza, branch established on 1975/05/22. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • First Savings Bank, F.S.B.: Corydon Branch at 900 Highway 62nw, branch established on 1925/06/05. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $539.9 mil, Deposits: $372.8 mil, headquarters in Clarksville, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Corydon, Indiana:

  • Quality Inn, SR 135 & I-64, Corydon, IN 47112 , Phone: (812) 738-4192
  • Baymont Inn & Suites, 2495 Landmark Ave, Corydon, IN 47112 , Phone: (812) 738-1500, Fax: (812) 738-1503
  • Hampton Inn, 2455 Landmark, Corydon, IN 47112 , Phone: (812) 738-6688
  • Holiday Inn Epress Corydon, 249 Federal Dr, Corydon, IN 47112 , Phone: (812) 738-1623, Fax: (812) 738-4858
  • Super 8, 168 Pacer Dr, Corydon, IN 47112 , Phone: (812) 738-8887, Fax: (812) 738-1741
  • Comfort Inn Corydon, 115 Sky Park Dr, Corydon, IN 47112 , Phone: (812) 738-3900, Fax: (812) 738-3910
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Corydon, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (27%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Corydon town (based on Harrison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,39933
Mainline Protestant5,22540
Catholic4,4476
Other2892
Black Protestant551
None23,949-
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: 6
Harrison County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Harrison County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Harrison County:

29.0%
Indiana:

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

20.5%
State:

14.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,358$32,1480$0
Other Government Administration 2$6,150$36,9005$2,639
Police Protection - Officers 7$22,662$38,8490$0
Solid Waste Management 8$22,479$33,7190$0
Sewerage 7$21,914$37,5670$0
Water Supply 6$18,722$37,4440$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,320$27,8401$509
Totals for Government 33$99,605$36,2206$3,148

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Floyd County, IN  1.06% ($32,487 average AGI)
from Clark County, IN  0.81% ($38,024)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.59% ($42,011)


5.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
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 Floyd County, IN  1.37% ($31,082 average AGI)
to Clark County, IN  0.83% ($35,071)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.57% ($35,253)

Strongest AM radio stations in Corydon:

  • WOCC (1550 AM; 0 kW; CORYDON, IN; Owner: MC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WSLM (1220 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, IN; Owner: DON H. MARTIN)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WXLN (1570 AM; 2 kW; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corydon:

  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WZKF (98.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WFIA-FM (94.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJZL (93.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMMG-FM (93.5 FM; BRANDENBURG, KY; Owner: MEADE COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WULF (94.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS - 94.3, LLC)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WKLO (96.9 FM; HARDINSBURG, IN; Owner: WKLO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Corydon:

  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WHAN-LP (Channel 17; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. WHITE)
Corydon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Corydon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 54m177ftTotal length
  • 88,842Total average daily traffic
  • 6,341Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Corydon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Corydon, IN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • CORYDON AREA, 100 High School Road (Lat: 38.201806 Lon: -86.121111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46.3 m, Call Sign: WQGQ224, Licensee ID: L00012672
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/20/2007, Expiration Date: 03/20/2017, Certifier: Paul Burnham
    Registrant: South Harrison Community School Corporation, 315 South Harrison Drive, Corydon, IN 47112, Phone: (812) 738-2168, Fax: (812) 738-2158, Email:
  • CORYDON, Lat: 38.213333 Lon: -86.123333, Call Sign: WQHH793
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz, 956.356 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/31/2007, Expiration Date: 07/31/2017, Certifier: Frank Czeschin
    Registrant: United Systems & Software Inc, 205 Ash Street, Benton, KY 42025, Phone: (270) 527-3293, Fax: (270) 527-3132, Email:
  • CORYDON, 778 August Yocum Ln Ne (Lat: 38.210361 Lon: -86.080250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Overall height: 121.3 m, Call Sign: WQOT255
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2012, Expiration Date: 01/23/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • LANESVILLE, 4593 Crandall / Lanesville Rd. (Lanesville) (Lat: 38.264972 Lon: -86.017917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.9 m, Overall height: 89 m, Call Sign: WQOT261
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2012, Expiration Date: 01/23/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • LOTTICKS, 3290 Pfrimmers Chapel Road (Lat: 38.250333 Lon: -86.050556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQRD238
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2013, Expiration Date: 04/18/2023, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Approx. 1200' East Of County Fair Grounds (Lat: 38.207000 Lon: -86.134667), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KNKM700, Licensee ID: L00001229
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.412 MHz, 931.837 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle
    Registrant: Ams Spectrum Holdings, LLC
  • 251 Lincoln Hills Road (Lat: 38.205833 Lon: -86.132500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: KUO620
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.180 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Corydon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: STINSON L-5E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-435A/0-435C (190 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 10569 , Serial Number: 4005, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1963
    Registrant (Individual): James L Thayer, 1060 Smith Hill Rd Se, Corydon, IN 47112
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 195 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 146 mph), Engine: JACOBS R755B SERIES (275 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11R , Serial Number: 7765, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/2001
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James L Thayer, 1060 Smith Hill Rd Se, Corydon, IN 47112, Other Owners: Michelle S Thayer
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1225E , Serial Number: 7AC-4783, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): George C Nye, Rr 3, Corydon, IN 47112
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 26708 , Serial Number: AA5A0665, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/22/1978
    Registrant (Individual): David R Bergsland, 1448 Clunie Lane, Corydon, IN 47112
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5674Q , Serial Number: 3105, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): Toupin Inc, 501 N Capitol Ave, Corydon, IN 47112
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE 2000 DREAM MACHINE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8578K , Serial Number: 4883, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 11/16/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Rodrigo B Longoria, 828 Lake Rd Sw, Corydon, IN 47112
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE AVIATION DREAM MACHINE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8605R , Serial Number: 4553, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Warren A Moses, 2950 Highway 62 Ne, Corydon, IN 47112

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$97,8901$158,5007$120,4361$50,5401$32,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$103,8300$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$69,6000$03$113,8130$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$104,4600$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0604.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$128,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0604.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Corydon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Corydon, IN
Most common first names in Corydon, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8279.3 years
Charles8074.5 years
John7975.3 years
William7974.2 years
James7373.3 years
Robert7271.2 years
George4379.1 years
Anna4279.5 years
Margaret3379.7 years
Ruth3380.8 years
Most common last names in Corydon, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5575.4 years
Brown5376.6 years
Miller5279.9 years
Wiseman4279.9 years
Conrad4078.0 years
Watson2480.4 years
Windell2377.8 years
Curts2177.6 years
Melton1971.6 years
Emily1976.5 years
Businesses in Corydon, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Baymont Inn1Nike2
Big O Tires1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Ryan's Grill1
Circle K1Sears1
Comfort Inn1Subway2
Cracker Barrel1Super 81
Curves1T-Mobile1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul3
Fashion Bug1UPS4
Ford1Waffle House1
GameStop1Walgreens1
Goodwill3Walmart1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Hilton1White Castle1
Holiday Inn1YMCA1
KFC1

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