For population 25 years and over in Elizabeth:
For population 15 years and over in Elizabeth town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $476 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (14.2 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (272.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: New Middletown, IN (2.2 miles) , Valley Station, KY (2.5 miles ), Pleasure Ridge Park, KY (2.6 miles ), Lanesville, IN (2.8 miles ), St. Dennis, KY (2.9 miles ), Laconia, IN (3.0 miles) , West Point, KY (3.0 miles ), Shively, KY (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 38.12 N, Longitude: 85.97 W
Area code: 812
Elizabeth tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-10.5%).
Average climate in Elizabeth, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Elizabeth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 142% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Elizabeth town center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/28/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the town center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Elizabeth-area historical earthquake activity is below Indiana state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 25.1 miles away from Elizabeth center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2000 at 14:08:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.3 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Elizabeth:
Airports located in Elizabeth:
Amtrak station near Elizabeth:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elizabeth:
Public high school in Elizabeth:
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Public elementary/middle school in Elizabeth:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.7. This is about average. There were 24 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. There were 27 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.53. This is significantly better than average. There were 42 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Elizabeth and their reported violations in the past:ELIZABETH WATER COMPANY (Population served: 4032, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.2%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Elizabeth compared to Indiana state average:
Banks with branches in Elizabeth (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Elizabeth town (based on Harrison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Elizabeth government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Elizabeth government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
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Elizabeth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,514 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,235 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Elizabeth fatal accident list:
Jan 16, 2011 02:51 AM, New Middletown Rd, Lat: 38.12689444, Lon: -86.00482222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 7, 2011 09:15 PM, Sr-111 S, Lat: 38.17289167, Lon: -85.90702222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 12, 2007 06:31 PM, Sr-11, Greenbriar, Lat: 38.129547, Lon: -85.956789, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 2006 09:48 PM, Sr- 111, Doolittle Hill, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 17, 1993 07:15 PM, Sandy Bran, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,703
Total average daily truck traffic: 370
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 6,156
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Elizabeth)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Elizabeth, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elizabeth)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Elizabeth)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.