Fredericksburg, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 84 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.7%
 
Males: 45  (53.7%)
Females: 39  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  33.3 years
Indiana median age:  40.1 years

Zip code: 47120

Estimated median household income in 2012: $21,546 (it was $21,250 in 2000)
Fredericksburg:

$21,546
IN:

$46,974
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,361 (it was $10,626 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $71,293 (it was $66,700 in 2000)
Fredericksburg:

$71,293
IN:

$122,700
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $125,722; Detached houses: $125,722
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Fredericksburg races chart
  • White alone - 78 (91.8%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (5.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (2.4%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Fredericksburg: 92.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (16.9%), United States (15.4%), German (12.3%), Dutch (9.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 615 feet

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 84 people per square mile   (very low).

Fredericksburg, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Fredericksburg:

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 13.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fredericksburg town:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 10.8%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 9.9%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Fredericksburg, Indiana as of May 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fredericksburg to the number of sex offenders is 28 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $450 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $511 (1.6%)

Fredericksburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (27.8 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (248.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Palmyra, IN (2.2 miles ), Hardinsburg, IN (2.3 miles ), Milltown, IN (2.8 miles ), Marengo, IN (3.1 miles ), New Salisbury, IN (3.1 miles ), Livonia, IN (3.1 miles) , New Pekin, IN (3.3 miles ), Greenville, IN (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 38.43 N, Longitude: 86.19 W

Area code: 812

Fredericksburg household income distribution Fredericksburg home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -217 (-70.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (33%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)

Average climate in Fredericksburg, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fredericksburg, Indiana average temperatures Fredericksburg, Indiana average precipitation Fredericksburg, Indiana humidity Fredericksburg, Indiana wind speed Fredericksburg, Indiana snowfall Fredericksburg, Indiana sunshine Fredericksburg, Indiana clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Fredericksburg-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.9 miles away from the Fredericksburg town center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 29.8 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fredericksburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 77% 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 91.9 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 95.4 miles away from Fredericksburg 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 123.0 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 91.7 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.8 miles away from Fredericksburg center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 103.6 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 Washington County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fredericksburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fredericksburg:

  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC. (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PALMYRA, IN)
  • TODD DICKEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEAVENWORTH, IN)
  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MILLTOWN, IN)
  • BLUE RIVER SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; SALEM, IN)
  • ST VINCENT SALEM HOSPITAL INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; SALEM, IN)
  • SALEM CROSSING (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SALEM, IN)
  • MEADOW VIEW HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SALEM, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fredericksburg:

  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 22 miles; New Albany, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,050)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 27 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • University of Louisville (about 28 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 31 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Bellarmine University (about 31 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Sullivan University (about 33 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 54 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

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River: South Fork Blue River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Washington 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 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.59
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.4%
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.9%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Fredericksburg compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Wood (32%)
  • Electricity (20%)

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 Fredericksburg town (based on Washington County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.71%
Here: 47.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChurches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents28.9%15.6%12.5%8.8%8.0%
Congregations17.9%10.3%19.2%14.1%1.3%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchChurch of the NazareneLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents5.9%4.4%3.3%2.3%10.3%
Congregations5.1%1.3%3.8%1.3%25.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Washington County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Washington County:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Washington County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

4.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

28.3%
Indiana:

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

14.4%
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

5.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,758 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
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 Clark County, IN  1.04% ($24,140 average AGI)
from Harrison County, IN  0.50% ($31,118)
from Floyd County, IN  0.47% ($26,688)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,819 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
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 Clark County, IN  0.98% ($27,762 average AGI)
to Floyd County, IN  0.57% ($30,949)
to Harrison County, IN  0.55% ($29,158)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fredericksburg:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSLM (1220 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, IN; Owner: DON H. MARTIN)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXLN (1570 AM; 2 kW; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fredericksburg:

  • WZKF (98.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKLO (96.9 FM; HARDINSBURG, IN; Owner: WKLO, LLC)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WSLM-FM (97.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. COOMER)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBRO (89.9 FM; MARENGO, IN; Owner: CRAWFORD COUNTY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFIA-FM (94.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJZL (93.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUME-FM (95.3 FM; PAOLI, IN; Owner: IRONIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fredericksburg:

  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WHAN-LP (Channel 17; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. WHITE)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Fredericksburg fatal accident list:

Nov 2, 2011 09:35 AM, Mt Carmel, Lat: 38.47597, Lon: -86.18233, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 2006 08:30 PM, Becks Mills Rd, Fredricksburg R, Lat: 38.44070, Lon: -86.19088, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 2, 1979 08:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,976
Total average daily truck traffic: 395
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 5,812

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K2UR, Licensee ID: L00309347
    Grant Date: 06/17/2008, Expiration Date: 09/04/2018, Certifier: George A Miller Jr
    Registrant: George A Miller Jr, 3135 Our Way, Fredericksburg, IN 47120
  • Call Sign: KB9NCR, Licensee ID: L00223039
    Grant Date: 02/15/2006, Expiration Date: 03/27/2016, Certifier: Charles H Pavey
    Registrant: Charles H Pavey, 10256 Sw Washington School Rd, Fredericksburg, IN 47120
  • Call Sign: KB9TQJ, Licensee ID: L00184096
    Grant Date: 10/29/2008, Expiration Date: 11/15/2018, Certifier: Dwayne A Lucas
    Registrant: Dwayne A Lucas, 7279 West Deweese Rd, Fredericksburg, IN 47120

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3540D , Serial Number: 27083, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1959
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Eva M Nisbet, 3626 W Fredericksburg Rd, Fredericksburg, IN 47120, Other Owners: Blaine S Goode

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
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