Crows Nest, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 75 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.9%
Males: 50  (66.7%)
Females: 25  (33.3%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years

Zip code: 46228

Estimated median household income in 2016: over $200,000 (it was $154,780 in 2000)
Crows Nest:

over $200,000
IN:

$52,314

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $146,084 (it was $100,565 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: over $1,000,000 (it was $737,500 in 2000)
Crows Nest:

over $1,000,000
IN:

$134,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: over $1,000,000; Detached houses: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2016: $2,254.

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    • 7095.9%White alone
    • 22.7%Black alone
    • 11.4%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crows Nest: 101.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.0%), English (16.0%), British (8.0%), Scottish (8.0%), European (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 750 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 168 people per square mile   (very low).

Crows Nest, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Crows Nest:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 79.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 43.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crows Nest town:

  • Never married: 41.7%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $10,644 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $10,069 (0.5%)

Crows Nest satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Indianapolis, IN (4.4 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (158.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rocky Ripple, IN (0.6 miles ), North Crows Nest, IN (1.1 miles) , Spring Hill, IN (1.3 miles) , Wynnedale, IN (1.4 miles ), Meridian Hills, IN (1.5 miles ), Williams Creek, IN (1.9 miles ), Indianapolis, IN (2.1 miles ), Speedway, IN (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 39.85 N, Longitude: 86.17 W

Crows Nest household income distribution Crows Nest home values distribution

Property values in Crows Nest, IN

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-15.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (39%)
  • Legal occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (50%)
  • Management occupations (38%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Crows Nest, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Crows Nest-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 126% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Crows Nest town center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/11/1998, a category F4 tornado 12.8 miles away from the town center injured 4 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crows Nest-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 133.5 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 116.1 miles away from Crows Nest 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 165.3 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 155.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.8 miles away from Crows Nest center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 134.9 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 Marion County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crows Nest topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Crows Nest:

  • SPRINGFIELD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WALNUT CREEK AT BROAD RIPPLE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • REM-INDIANA INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • CRESTVIEW HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • HOOVERWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • MOUNT ZION HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • BRIARWOOD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)

Amtrak station near Crows Nest:

  • 7 miles: INDIANAPOLIS (350 S. ILLINOIS ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crows Nest:

  • Butler University (about 1 miles; Indianapolis, IN; Full-time enrollment: 4,388)
  • Marian University (about 4 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 4 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • American College of Education (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 7 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)

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Church in Crows Nest: Memorial United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 97.8. This is worse than average.

City:

97.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.383. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.383
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.55. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.55
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0126. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0126
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  82.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Indiana average:

11.0

Crows Nest travel time to work - commute Crows Nest mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Crows Nest town (based on Marion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant143,339488
Catholic99,99040
Mainline Protestant88,116182
Black Protestant31,44593
Other18,08762
Orthodox2,19911
None520,217-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 150
Marion County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Marion County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 264
Marion County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.5%
Indiana:

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

15.0%
State:

14.3%
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

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

Here:

6.05%
Indiana average:

5.59%

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

0.03%
Indiana average:

0.02%

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


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

Here:

6.28%
Indiana average:

5.83%

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

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Crows Nest:

  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYW (810 AM; daytime; 0 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crows Nest:

  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WGLD (104.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTLC-FM (106.7 FM; GREENWOOD, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WYJZ (100.9 FM; LEBANON, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WJEL (89.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MET. SCH. DIST. OF WASH. TWP.)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WRDZ-FM (98.3 FM; PLAINFIELD, IN; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKLU (101.9 FM; BROWNSBURG, IN; Owner: QUINN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDJ (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WEDM (91.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN SCH. DIST. OF WARREN)

TV broadcast stations around Crows Nest:

  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)

Crows Nest compared to Indiana state average:

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