East Germantown, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 379 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +56.0%
Males: 152  (40.1%)
Females: 227  (59.9%)
Median resident age:  47.7 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 47327.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,070 (it was $30,714 in 2000)
East Germantown:

$30,070
IN:

$52,314

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,317 (it was $12,827 in 2000)

East Germantown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $76,825 (it was $65,300 in 2000)
East Germantown:

$76,825
IN:

$134,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $137,984; Detached houses: $136,736; Townhouses or other attached units: $246,040; In 2-unit structures: $11,006; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $137,883; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $86,584; Mobile homes: $203,734

Median gross rent in 2016: $628.

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  • Races in East Germantown, IN (2010)

    East Germantown races chart
    • 40097.6%White alone
    • 30.7%Hispanic
    • 20.5%Other race alone
    • 20.5%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in East Germantown: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (31.8%), German (13.6%), English (10.9%), American (10.0%), Scottish (7.3%), Dutch (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 2,984 people per square mile   (average).

East Germantown,IN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in East Germantown:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Germantown town:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

10 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America).

This town:

4.1%
Indiana:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $711 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $352 (0.5%)

East Germantown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (29.5 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (53.7 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (193.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cambridge City, IN (1.3 miles ), Milton, IN (1.5 miles ), Mount Auburn, IN (1.7 miles) , Dublin, IN (1.9 miles ), Hagerstown, IN (2.6 miles ), Greens Fork, IN (2.7 miles ), Centerville, IN (2.8 miles ), Straughn, IN (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 181 buildings, average cost: $74,100
  • 1998: 192 buildings, average cost: $74,100

Latitude: 39.81 N, Longitude: 85.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 765

East Germantown household income distribution East Germantown home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -129 (-34.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in East Germantown, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

East Germantown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the East Germantown town center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 20.2 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Germantown-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 174.9 miles away from East Germantown 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 162.2 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 64.4 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 190.2 miles away from East Germantown 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 172.2 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 Wayne County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Germantown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Germantown:

  • AMBASSADOR HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CENTERVILLE, IN)
  • CONNERSVILLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CONNERSVILLE, IN)
  • HICKORY CREEK AT CONNERSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CONNERSVILLE, IN)
  • CAROLETON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CONNERSVILLE, IN)
  • CAROLETON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CONNERSVILLE, IN)
  • FAYETTE REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CONNERSVILLE, IN)
  • FAYETTE REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CONNERSVILLE, IN)

Amtrak station near East Germantown:

  • 12 miles: CONNERSVILLE (1012 EASTERN AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Germantown:

  • Indiana University-East (about 14 miles; Richmond, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,867)
  • Miami University-Oxford (about 31 miles; Oxford, OH; FT enrollment: 17,670)
  • Ball State University (about 31 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • Anderson University (about 35 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Miami University-Hamilton (about 43 miles; Hamilton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,906)
  • Taylor University (about 49 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Sinclair Community College (about 50 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 13,779)

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Wayne 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 62.1. This is better than average.

City:

62.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.167. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.167
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.836. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.836
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 18.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.57
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 18.5%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  78.1%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
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: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Indiana average:

11.0

East Germantown travel time to work - commute East Germantown mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for East Germantown town (based on Wayne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,74673
Mainline Protestant8,21136
Catholic4,8544
Black Protestant1,0333
Other7225
None39,351-
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: 14
Wayne County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Wayne County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
Here:

7.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

27.6%
Indiana:

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

15.9%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
East Germantown:

42.9%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
East Germantown:

41.8%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Germantown:

14.9%
Indiana:

21.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Germantown:

6.9
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

24.5%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

53.5%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.5%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Germantown, 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$731
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$430
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,161

East Germantown government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $13,000 ($34.30)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($26.39)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($13.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $4,000 ($10.55)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,000 ($13.19)

East Germantown government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($15.83)
    General Support: $2,000 ($5.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($13.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($29.02)
    All Other: $10,000 ($26.39)
    General Support: $2,000 ($5.28)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $7,000 ($18.47)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($2.64)
    Property: $1,000 ($2.64)
    NEC: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $178,000 ($469.66)

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,456 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
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 Randolph County, IN  0.32% ($26,398 average AGI)
from Preble County, OH  0.29% ($30,184)
from Fayette County, IN  0.28% ($27,233)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,036 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($312 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.06%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, IN  0.44% ($25,522 average AGI)
to Henry County, IN  0.29% ($26,818)
to Preble County, OH  0.28% ($25,726)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Germantown:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKBV (1490 AM; 1 kW; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHON (930 AM; 1 kW; CENTERVILLE, IN; Owner: BREWER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WONE (980 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Germantown:

  • WFMG (101.3 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQLK (96.1 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: BREWER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIFE (100.3 FM; CONNERSVILLE, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBSH (91.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKWH-FM (94.3 FM; RUSHVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMUB (88.5 FM; OXFORD, OH; Owner: THE PRES.& TRUSTEES OF MIAMI UNIV.)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZZY (98.3 FM; WINCHESTER, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WECI (91.5 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: EARLHAM COLLEGE)
  • W237AT (95.3 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE COLLEGE)
  • WVXR (89.3 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around East Germantown:

  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKOI (Channel 43; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WKEF (Channel 22; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WKEF LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WRGT-TV (Channel 45; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WRGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

East Germantown compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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