Denver, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 469 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.3%
 
Males: 246  (52.6%)
Females: 223  (47.4%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 46926.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,001 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Denver:

$51,001
IN:

$52,314

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,953 (it was $15,224 in 2000)

Denver town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $73,634 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Denver:

$73,634
IN:

$134,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $86,039; Detached houses: $87,143; Mobile homes: $36,982

Median gross rent in 2016: $709.

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  • Races in Denver, IN (2010)

    Denver races chart
    • 47097.5%White alone
    • 61.2%Hispanic
    • 30.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Denver: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (25.8%), German (18.5%), Irish (9.9%), English (4.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.0%), European (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 709 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 2,010 people per square mile   (low).

Denver,IN real estate house value index trend

Denver, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Denver:

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Denver town:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 15.0%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Denver, Indiana as of January 21, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Denver to the number of sex offenders is 260 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $306 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $410 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (51.8 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (107.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mexico, IN (1.9 miles ), Macy, IN (2.7 miles ), Peru, IN (2.7 miles ), Roann, IN (2.9 miles ), Fulton, IN (3.4 miles ), Akron, IN (3.5 miles ), Onward, IN (3.6 miles) , Wabash, IN (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 86.08 W

Area code: 765

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

4.3%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+7.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Denver, Indiana

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Tornado activity:

Denver-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Denver town center injured one person and caused $6 million in damages.

On 3/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 31 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Denver-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 192.7 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 170.9 miles away from Denver 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 216.4 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 92.3 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 218.9 miles away from Denver 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 190.2 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 Miami County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Denver topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Denver:

  • BONA VISTA PROGRAMS INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PERU, IN)
  • DUKES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; PERU, IN)
  • FMC - PERU DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; PERU, IN)
  • REM-INDIANA INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; PERU, IN)
  • COMMUNITY CARE CENTER OF WABAS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WABASH, IN)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WABASH, IN)
  • PATHFINDER SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; WABASH, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Denver:

  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 29 miles; Kokomo, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,500)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 33 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Taylor University (about 42 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 50 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 53 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 54 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 54 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)

Public high school in Denver:

  • NORTH MIAMI MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 570 E 900 N, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Denver:

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Miami County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.8%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 84.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.1%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% 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:

8.9
Indiana average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Denver town (based on Miami County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,18233
Mainline Protestant5,74526
Catholic1,1181
Other4853
Black Protestant1811
None23,192-
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
Miami County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Miami County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Miami County:

3.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

4.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Miami County:

27.6%
Indiana:

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

13.4%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Denver:

42.9%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.1%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.3%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Denver:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Denver:

53.8%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Denver:

78.2%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Denver, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$748
Sewerage 0$0 4$4,531
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$442
Totals for Government 0$0 6$5,721

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $72,000 ($153.52)
    General - Other: $46,000 ($98.08)
    Regular Highways: $19,000 ($40.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($23.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($6.40)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($6.40)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($42.64)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $90,000 ($191.90)
    All Other: $17,000 ($36.25)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($8.53)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($6.40)
    Rents: $2,000 ($4.26)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($4.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($29.85)
    General Support: $3,000 ($6.40)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($17.06)
    Individual Income: $3,000 ($6.40)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $177,000 ($377.40)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $172,000 ($366.74)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $5,000 ($10.66)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $12,000 ($25.59)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $73,000 ($155.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($44.78)

5.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,288 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Howard County, IN  1.02% ($26,531 average AGI)
from Cass County, IN  0.65% ($30,157)
from Wabash County, IN  0.49% ($31,548)


6.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,959 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Howard County, IN  1.37% ($30,466 average AGI)
to Cass County, IN  0.51% ($28,152)
to Grant County, IN  0.37% ($31,313)

Strongest AM radio stations in Denver:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WARU (1600 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PERU, IN; Owner: MIAMI COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSAL (1230 AM; 1 kW; LOGANSPORT, IN; Owner: LOGANSPORT RADIO CORP)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Denver:

  • WARU-FM (101.9 FM; ROANN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WMYK (98.5 FM; PERU, IN; Owner: MIAMI COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: UPPER WABASH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFRR (93.7 FM; WALTON, IN; Owner: CHRISTIAN FRIENDS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJOT-FM (105.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF WABASH, INC.)
  • WLHM (102.3 FM; LOGANSPORT, IN; Owner: LOGANSPORT RADIO CORP)
  • WHZR (103.7 FM; ROYAL CENTER, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP OF)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WWKI (100.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WROI (92.1 FM; ROCHESTER, IN; Owner: BAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIWC (91.7 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WLZQ (101.1 FM; SOUTH WHITLEY, IN; Owner: LARKO COMMUNICATIONS INC)

TV broadcast stations around Denver:

  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Denver fatal accident list:

Feb 14, 2011 02:28 PM, Sr-19, Lat: 40.80835, Lon: -86.03960, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 2008 08:17 AM, Sr-19, Cr-800, Lat: 40.88141, Lon: -86.02717, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 2008 06:09 AM, Cr-1500, Cr-100, Lat: 40.98440, Lon: -86.05340, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 9,876Total average daily traffic
  • 986Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,678Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Lottie L Thompson, Rr #3 Box 147 (Gross #91672) (Lat: 40.859306 Lon: -86.135806), Type: 41.1, Overall height: 38.7 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR. SUITE # 700
  • Lottie L Thompson, Rr #3 Box 147 (Gross #91672) (Lat: 40.859306 Lon: -86.135806), Type: 41.1, Overall height: 38.7 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR. SUITE # 700
  • Bridget Carter, Rr #3 Box 147 (Gross #91672) (Lat: 40.859306 Lon: -86.135806), Type: 41.1, Structure height: 18103 m, Overall height: 38.7 m, Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DR. SUITE # 700

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Payson St (Lat: 40.866722 Lon: -86.088889), Call Sign: KVU416
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/1998, Expiration Date: 06/29/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003Registrant: Denver Indiana Fire Department, Denver, IN 46926, Phone: (317) 985-2331
  • 500 East Harrison Street (Lat: 40.866083 Lon: -86.071944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 19 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQPW975
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 09/05/2012, Expiration Date: 09/05/2022, Certifier: Steve HaganRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Fax: (317) 564-8335, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MW08151A, Rr #3 Box 147 (Gross #91672) (Lat: 40.859306 Lon: -86.135806), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 38.7 m, Overall height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WQWC773
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 07/20/2015, Expiration Date: 07/20/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Denver)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Denver

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Denver, IN
Most common first names in Denver, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1372.2 years
William1172.8 years
Charles1075.4 years
James968.1 years
Walter678.7 years
Mary676.6 years
George680.0 years
Helen680.5 years
Dorothy570.6 years
Richard561.4 years
Most common last names in Denver, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fouts885.5 years
Click776.4 years
Burns770.1 years
Musselman784.0 years
Murphy775.4 years
Smith676.3 years
Myers678.5 years
Cover576.2 years
Miller574.0 years
Fisher476.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Denver compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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