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Population in 2012: 5,909 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 

Males: 2,953  (50.0%)
Females: 2,956  (50.0%)

Median resident age:  39.4 years
Indiana median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 46933, 46953.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,307 (it was $35,940 in 2000)
Gas City:

$41,307
IN:

$46,974
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,800

Gas City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $81,294 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Gas City:

$81,294
IN:

$122,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $89,706; Detached houses: $89,865; Townhouses or other attached units: $113,266; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,825; Mobile homes: $55,983

Median gross rent in 2012: $655.

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Gas City races chart
  • White alone - 5,641 (94.6%)
  • Hispanic - 143 (2.4%)
  • Two or more races - 86 (1.4%)
  • Black alone - 51 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 24 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 5 (0.08%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.03%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Gas City: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (21.1%), German (19.3%), Irish (13.4%), English (6.6%), Polish (2.5%), Italian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 853 feet

Land area: 3.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,591 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Gas City:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 13.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gas City city:

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

26 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.4%
Indiana:  4.6%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Gas City, Indiana as of December 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Gas City to the number of sex offenders is 591 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $599 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $600 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (23.4 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (47.9 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (142.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Jonesboro, IN (1.2 miles ), Marion, IN (2.3 miles ), Fairmount, IN (2.3 miles ), Fowlerton, IN (2.4 miles ), Upland, IN (2.4 miles ), Landess, IN (3.0 miles) , Matthews, IN (3.0 miles ), Herbst, IN (3.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $301,200
  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2005: 21 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $203,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 40.49 N, Longitude: 85.61 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +248 (+4.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 656 (26.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 765

Gas City household income distribution Gas City home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Gas City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.017.10.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100000000500
per 100,000 16.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.088.30.00.0
Robberies 220203300200
per 100,000 33.533.20.033.60.051.252.00.00.035.30.00.0
Assaults 2002200573501
per 100,000 33.50.00.033.633.90.00.088.3123.7618.30.016.8
Burglaries 24915333329262915632716
per 100,000 401.8149.6256.9554.6559.3495.0450.3512.2265.11112.9450.4268.5
Thefts 163150117133166154137137118179147149
per 100,000 2728.92492.92004.12235.32813.62628.92372.72419.62085.53162.02452.02500.4
Auto thefts 1611106461377520
per 100,000 267.9182.8171.3100.867.8102.4225.1123.6123.788.333.40.0
Arson 111010000000
per 100,000 16.716.617.10.016.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 192.8137.6114.2156.3167.3201.6163.4163.5139.5425.1135.0124.7

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Gas City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Indiana average:

1.74

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Gas City, Indiana accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.3%
Indiana:

8.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -405 (-6.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Gas City-area historical tornado activity is above Indiana state average. It is 216% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Gas City city 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 7.5 miles away from the city center killed 25 people and injured 835 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gas City-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 65.0 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 62.7 miles away from Gas City center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 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 85.0 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 39.7 miles away from Gas City center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 81.3 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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Birthplace of: Thomas Francis, Jr. - Physician, James Reed - College basketball player (Morgan State Golden Bears).


Hospitals/medical centers in Gas City:

  • TWIN CITY HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, 627 E NORTH ST)
  • TWIN CITY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 627 NORTH H ST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Gas City:

  • VA N. INDIANA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM - MARION (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, Government Federal, about 3 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • CAREY SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • COLONIAL OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARION, IN)

Political contributions by individuals in Gas City, IN

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gas City:

  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 4 miles; Marion, IN; Full-time enrollment: 13,899)
  • Taylor University (about 7 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,016)
  • Ball State University (about 23 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 17,693)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-East Central (about 25 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 4,391)
  • Anderson University (about 27 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,026)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo (about 27 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,468)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 49 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,524)

Public high school in Gas City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gas City:

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Library in Gas City:

  • GAS CITY-MILL TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $511,168; Location: 135 EAST MAIN STREET; 46,638 books; 3,240 audio materials; 3,009 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 115 print serial subscriptions)

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

Cemeteries: Walnut Creek Cemetery (1), Riverside Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: City Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Gas City Museum (210 East North E Street).

Hotels: Best Western Gas City (4936 Kaybee Drive), Super 8 Gas City Marion Area (5172 Kaybee Drive).

Court: Gas City City - City Court- Planning & Zoning (211 East Main Street).

 
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
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AQI  PM2.5 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.1. This is about average.
City:

37.1
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.6

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

GAS CITY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 6500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2004), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAR-08-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between NOV-09-2005 and JUN-07-2006, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-07-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
DELAWARE ACRES (Population served: 305, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2006), St Boil Water Order (JUN-14-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-28-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-28-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2000 and APR-01-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2000), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-11-2000 to APR-01-2004)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between JUL-01-2000 and APR-01-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2000), St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-15-2000 to APR-01-2004)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 29 regular monitoring violations
SMART MART (Population served: 212, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.0%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.4% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.7%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Gas City, IN

People in group quarters in Gas City in 2010:

  • 56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
55 people in nursing homes in 2000

Gas City compared to Indiana state average:

Gas City, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.


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Banks with branches in Gas City (2011 data):

  • MutualBank: Gas City Branch at 1010 East Main Street, branch established on 1997/12/08. Info updated 2012/01/19: Bank assets: $1,424.6 mil, Deposits: $1,167.2 mil, headquarters in Muncie, IN, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 32 total offices
  • STAR Financial Bank: Gas City Branch at 931 East Main Street, branch established on 1930/12/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,622.5 mil, Deposits: $1,346.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Star Financial Group, Inc.
  • Salin Bank and Trust Company: Gas City Branch at 716 East Main Street, branch established on 1974/06/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $851.0 mil, Deposits: $677.9 mil, headquarters in Indianapolis, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Salin Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Gas City, Indiana:

  • Best Western Gas City, 4936 S Kay Bee Dr, Gas City, IN 46933 , Phone: (765) 998-2331, Fax: (765) 998-6275
  • Super 8, 5172 Kaybee Dr, Gas City, IN 46933 , Phone: (765) 998-6800, Fax: (765) 998-6810
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Gas City, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Gas City travel time to work - commute


Gas City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gas City city (based on Grant County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.33%
Here41.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

Name The Wesleyan ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents20.7%15.7%13.8%13.0%7.7%
Congregations14.4%3.2%1.6%20.8%4.8%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAFriends (Quakers)Church of the NazareneNew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsOther
Adherents3.0%2.7%2.6%2.4%18.4%
Congregations3.2%11.2%5.6%2.4%32.8%
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: 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 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$6,094$36,5640$0
Other Government Administration 3$8,437$33,7481$1,141
Police Protection - Officers 11$39,716$43,3270$0
Police - Other 1$758$9,0960$0
Correction 12$40,474$40,4740$0
Streets and Highways 4$10,051$30,1531$403
Solid Waste Management 5$13,376$32,1021$1,054
Sewerage 9$23,216$30,9550$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,345$52,1400$0
Water Supply 7$20,531$35,1961$908
Totals for Government 55$166,998$36,4364$3,506

Gas City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,512,000 ($594.35)
    Sewerage: $836,000 ($141.48)
    General - Other: $571,000 ($96.63)
    Water Utilities: $561,000 ($94.94)
    Police Protection: $550,000 ($93.08)
    General Public Buildings: $242,000 ($40.95)
    Regular Highways: $223,000 ($37.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $197,000 ($33.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $176,000 ($29.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $130,000 ($22.00)
    Fire Protection: $77,000 ($13.03)
    Central Staff Services: $52,000 ($8.80)
    Corrections - Other: $40,000 ($6.77)
    Health Services - Other: $29,000 ($4.91)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($1.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $193,000 ($32.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $127,000 ($21.49)
    Police Protection: $46,000 ($7.78)
    General Public Building: $40,000 ($6.77)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($4.74)
    Judicial: $19,000 ($3.22)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($1.02)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,938,000 ($327.97)

Gas City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $632,000 ($106.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($21.32)
    All Other: $91,000 ($15.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($2.54)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.17)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $109,000 ($18.45)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($1.69)
    Electric Utilities: $1,000 ($0.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $95,000 ($16.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $277,000 ($46.88)
    Interest Earnings: $75,000 ($12.69)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,351,000 ($567.10)
    Water Utilities: $624,000 ($105.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $189,000 ($31.99)
    Highways: $183,000 ($30.97)
    All Other: $41,000 ($6.94)
    Electric Utilities: $10,000 ($1.69)
  • Tax - Property: $895,000 ($151.46)
    Individual Income: $312,000 ($52.80)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($2.71)
    NEC: $3,000 ($0.51)

Gas City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,365,000 ($569.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,305,000 ($559.32)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $60,000 ($10.15)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $355,000 ($60.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,131,000 ($191.40)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($3.55)

4.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,011 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
Indiana average:

6.54%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Grant County:

0.06%
Indiana average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Madison County, IN  0.28% ($32,257 average AGI)
from Wabash County, IN  0.24% ($30,153)
from Howard County, IN  0.20% ($35,286)


5.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,841 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Indiana average:

6.56%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($176 average AGI)
Grant County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Marion County, IN  0.46% ($30,319 average AGI)
to Delaware County, IN  0.37% ($37,828)
to Madison County, IN  0.26% ($30,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gas City:

  • WGOM (860 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gas City:

  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • W299AJ (107.7 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCJC (99.3 FM; VAN BUREN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBSW (90.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTUR (89.7 FM; UPLAND, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WWKI (100.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; ELWOOD, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCWC-LP (94.3 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: COLLEGE WESLEYAN CHURCH)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: UPPER WABASH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WARU-FM (101.9 FM; ROANN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WJOT-FM (105.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF WABASH, INC.)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gas City:

  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Gas City, Indiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Indiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 113
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 174
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 36
  • Fatalities: 123
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 282
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

See more detailed statistics of Gas City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 28 meters (92ft)
Total average daily traffic: 58,224
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,984


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Gas City


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gas City, IN

Most common first names in Gas City, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5879.0 years
Robert5069.8 years
James4669.9 years
William4273.2 years
John4070.3 years
Charles2473.5 years
Dorothy1981.3 years
Ruth1879.5 years
Mildred1781.3 years
Margaret1778.5 years
Most common last names in Gas City, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3172.4 years
Smith2875.3 years
Miller2368.9 years
Williams1967.1 years
King1369.9 years
Brown1278.0 years
Atkinson1275.0 years
Wilson1073.9 years
Turner1075.0 years
Nelson973.1 years
Businesses in Gas City, IN
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1KFC1
AutoZone1Kmart1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Starbucks1
CVS1Subway2
FedEx1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
Jones New York1UPS2

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  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
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  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006 (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 (46933) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Australian first ancestries (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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