For population 25 years and over in Fredericksburg:
For population 15 years and over in Fredericksburg town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $450 (0.6%)
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
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -217 (-70.2%).
Average climate in Fredericksburg, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fredericksburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 155% 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 87% 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 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 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) earthquake occurred 24.6 miles away from Fredericksburg 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 25.5 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: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fredericksburg:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fredericksburg:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.10. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.6. This is significantly better than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.4%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Fredericksburg compared to Indiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Fredericksburg town (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,661 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:
5.57% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,732 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Fredericksburg:
Strongest FM radio stations in Fredericksburg:
TV broadcast stations around Fredericksburg:
Fredericksburg fatal accident list:
Nov 2, 2011 09:35 AM, Mt Carmel, Lat: 38.475975, Lon: -86.18233056, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 2006 08:30 PM, Becks Mills Rd, Fredricksburg R, Lat: 38.440703, Lon: -86.190875, 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
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.