For population 25 years and over in Fowlerton:
For population 15 years and over in Fowlerton town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $587 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (17.9 miles , pop. 67,430).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (51.8 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (147.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Fairmount, IN (2.0 miles ), Matthews, IN (2.1 miles ), Upland, IN (2.4 miles ), Jonesboro, IN (2.4 miles ), Gas City, IN (2.4 miles ), Summitville, IN (2.5 miles ), Gaston, IN (2.8 miles ), Shamrock Lakes, IN (2.8 miles) .
Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 85.57 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 765
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-2.6%).
Work and jobs in Fowlerton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fowlerton, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fowlerton-area historical tornado activity is above Indiana state average. It is 219% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Fowlerton town center killed 25 people and injured 835 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 3/6/1956, a category F4 tornado 11.1 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:Fowlerton-area historical earthquake activity is below Indiana state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/2004 at 13:05:19, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 MW, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.6 miles away from Fowlerton center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.1 miles away from Fowlerton center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 21.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.1%
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Fowlerton compared to Indiana state average:
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Religion statistics for Fowlerton town (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.33%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
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Fowlerton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Fowlerton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,011 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,841 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($176 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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