Fairmount, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 2,906 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.9%
 
Males: 1,398  (48.1%)
Females: 1,508  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  38.9 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46928.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,907 (it was $33,843 in 2000)
Fairmount:

$41,907
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,057 (it was $18,029 in 2000)

Fairmount town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,888 (it was $56,000 in 2000)
Fairmount:

$71,888
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $94,863; Detached houses: $89,458; Mobile homes: $96,382

Median gross rent in 2013: $604.

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  • Races in Fairmount, IN (2010)

    Fairmount races chart
    • 2,89097.8%White alone
    • 270.9%Hispanic
    • 210.7%Two or more races
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 40.1%Black alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fairmount: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.9%), Irish (16.9%), United States (11.9%), English (10.4%), French (4.6%), Dutch (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1870

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 1.47 square miles.

Population density: 1,975 people per square mile   (low).

Fairmount,IN real estate house value index trend

Fairmount, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Fairmount:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairmount town:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 50.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 12.3%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Fairmount, Indiana as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairmount to the number of sex offenders is 292 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $417 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $634 (0.8%)

Fairmount satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (20.7 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (50.7 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (144.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fowlerton, IN (2.0 miles ), Jonesboro, IN (2.1 miles ), Gas City, IN (2.3 miles ), Summitville, IN (2.4 miles ), Matthews, IN (2.9 miles ), Upland, IN (2.9 miles ), Marion, IN (3.0 miles ), Point Isabel, IN (3.0 miles) .

Latitude: 40.42 N, Longitude: 85.65 W

Area code: 765

Fairmount household income distribution Fairmount home values distribution

Crime rates in Fairmount by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000010100200N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.034.70.036.40.00.073.70.00.0N/A
Robberies 0000100030000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.034.70.00.00.0111.10.00.00.00.0
Assaults 40634977151624
per 100,000 132.90.0204.6103.3138.8317.7254.9258.237.0184.4538.967.8137.6
Burglaries 13101811141681461419175
per 100,000 432.0329.9613.7378.9485.8564.8291.3516.4222.1516.2639.9576.3172.1
Thefts 3939403657807760423228133
per 100,000 1,296.11,286.71,363.81,240.11,977.82,823.92,804.12,213.21,555.01,179.9943.1440.7103.2
Auto thefts 3331104301111
per 100,000 99.799.0102.334.434.70.0145.7110.70.036.933.733.934.4
Arson 2000101030100
per 100,000 66.50.00.00.034.70.036.40.0111.10.033.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 121.485.9152.6103.6189.3224.9233.5192.7123.3189.6200.977.348.4

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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 Fairmount detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Indiana average:

1.96
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.2%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -205 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Fairmount, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairmount-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Fairmount town center killed one person and injured 31 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 11.8 miles away from the town center killed 25 people and injured 835 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairmount-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% 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 181.0 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 178.2 miles away from Fairmount 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 162.4 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 67.7 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 203.2 miles away from Fairmount 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 178.4 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 Grant County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairmount topographic map

Birthplace of: Mary Jane Ward - Writer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairmount:

  • TWIN CITY HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GAS CITY, IN)
  • TWIN CITY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GAS CITY, IN)
  • SUMMIT CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SUMMITVILLE, IN)
  • COLONIAL OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • CAREY SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • VA N. INDIANA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM - MARION (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 8 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • WESLEYAN NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARION, IN)

Airports located in Fairmount:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairmount:

  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 8 miles; Marion, IN; Full-time enrollment: 13,681)
  • Taylor University (about 9 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Ball State University (about 20 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • Anderson University (about 22 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 26 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 46 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Butler University (about 49 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)

Public high school in Fairmount:

Public elementary/middle schools in Fairmount:

See full list of schools located in Fairmount

Library in Fairmount:

  • FAIRMOUNT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $81,557; Location: 217 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 13,277 books; 552 audio materials; 612 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 82 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Fairmount Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attractions: James Dean Gallery (Museums; 425 North Main Street), Dean James Artifacts (Museums; 203 East Washington Street), Fairmount Historical Museum (203 East Washington Street).

Hotel: Loft Inn (7911 South 150 East).

Grant 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 90.5. This is worse than average.

City:

90.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

LIBERTY MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2005), St Boil Water Order (NOV-07-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • FAIRMOUNT WATER WORKS (Population served: 2,992, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.6%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.9%

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

Fairmount 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Fairmount (2011 data):

  • The Citizens Exchange Bank: at 102 South Main Street, branch established on 1893/07/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $61.1 mil, Deposits: $53.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Century Bank Corp.
  • The Fairmount State Bank: at 101 North Main Street, branch established on 1902/12/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $40.8 mil, Deposits: $33.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Fairmount Banking Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairmount town (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,94273
Mainline Protestant8,99547
Catholic2,3282
Black Protestant1,2676
Other5282
None42,001-
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: 9
Grant County:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Grant County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Grant County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

30.1%
Indiana:

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

16.4%
State:

14.3%
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 3$7,928$31,7120$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$15,835$38,0040$0
Police - Other 1$2,170$26,0400$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,115$36,6900$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,391$28,6920$0
Water Supply 5$14,550$34,9200$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,846$22,1520$0
Totals for Government 18$50,835$33,8900$0

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $579,000 ($199.24)
    Water Utilities: $286,000 ($98.42)
    Sewerage: $253,000 ($87.06)
    Regular Highways: $177,000 ($60.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $95,000 ($32.69)
    Parks & Recreation: $53,000 ($18.24)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($0.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $38,000 ($13.08)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($4.13)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($4.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($2.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $541,000 ($186.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $55,000 ($18.93)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $298,000 ($102.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $86,000 ($29.59)
    All Other: $27,000 ($9.29)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $86,000 ($29.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $39,000 ($13.42)
    Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($7.91)
    Rents: $7,000 ($2.41)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $441,000 ($151.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $93,000 ($32.00)
    General Support: $90,000 ($30.97)
  • Tax - Property: $421,000 ($144.87)
    Individual Income: $140,000 ($48.18)
    Public Utilities: $17,000 ($5.85)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.34)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,055,000 ($363.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,010,000 ($347.56)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $45,000 ($15.49)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $190,000 ($65.38)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $760,000 ($261.53)

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,883 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
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 Madison County, IN  0.32% ($23,772 average AGI)
from Marion County, IN  0.24% ($22,459)
from Wabash County, IN  0.23% ($23,105)


4.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($214 average AGI)
Grant County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, IN  0.31% ($24,000 average AGI)
to Madison County, IN  0.30% ($24,000)
to Wabash County, IN  0.25% ($29,859)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairmount:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGOM (860 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WBAT (1400 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairmount:

  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; ELWOOD, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • W299AJ (107.7 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWKI (100.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCJC (99.3 FM; VAN BUREN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSW (90.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WTUR (89.7 FM; UPLAND, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WWDS (90.5 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: DELAWARE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WCWC-LP (94.3 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: COLLEGE WESLEYAN CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Fairmount:

  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
Fairmount fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Fairmount fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 8,441Total average daily traffic
  • 640Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 214 W Washington St (Lat: 40.416417 Lon: -85.642194), Call Sign: KNCR714
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.820 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/2011, Expiration Date: 02/19/2022
    Registrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • 1851 West 975 South 1.85 Mi W St Rd 9 On Cr 975 South (Lat: 40.402806 Lon: -85.697750), Call Sign: KCI478, Licensee ID: L00020956
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/21/2001, Expiration Date: 11/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2012
    Registrant: Terome Gough, 1851 W 975 S, Fairmont, IN 46928, Phone: (317) 948-4207

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • IN13HO739, 1300' N Of The Inter. Of Sr 9 & Sr 26 On The E Side Of Sr 9. (Lat: 40.426500 Lon: -85.671500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82 m, Call Sign: WQQQ385
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/2013, Expiration Date: 02/12/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 221 West Washington Street (Lat: 40.415306 Lon: -85.652472), Call Sign: KNKM378, Licensee ID: L00037384
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.400 MHz
    Expiration Date: 07/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999
    Registrant: Frontier Communications Of Indiana Inc., 221 West Washington Street, Fairmont, IN 46928-0000, Phone: (202) 775-0070

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairmount)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 201KF , Serial Number: 24-0453, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1978
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Frederick R Gaddis, 40 W 900 S, Fairmount, IN 46928, Other Owners: Thomas F Gaddis
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE INDUSTRIES BREEZE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6603R , Serial Number: 16249, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Terome Merril Gough, 8388 S 200 W, Fairmount, IN 46928
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 80959 , Serial Number: 17266819, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 03/02/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Mets Flying Club Inc, 551 Circle Dr, Fairmount, IN 46928
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 86354 , Serial Number: 18261928, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/30/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): Mets Flying Club Inc, 551 Circle Dr, Fairmount, IN 46928

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 50
  • Hazardous Condition: 26
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Fairmount

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairmount, IN
Most common first names in Fairmount, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5479.9 years
John4777.0 years
William3973.7 years
Robert3674.3 years
Charles3674.7 years
James2667.4 years
Ruth2580.0 years
Betty1673.2 years
George1576.3 years
Fred1471.5 years
Most common last names in Fairmount, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2481.3 years
Williams1478.4 years
Jones1473.6 years
Haisley1371.9 years
Payne1278.1 years
Brown1265.7 years
Leach1173.4 years
Thomas1179.9 years
Lewis1088.8 years
Holloway1081.7 years

Fairmount on our top lists:

  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006"
  • #55 (46928) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking English at home (pop 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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