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Decatur County

Population in 2012: 11,638 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.4%
 

Males: 5,573  (47.9%)
Females: 6,065  (52.1%)

Median resident age:  37.0 years
Indiana median age:  39.9 years

Zip codes: 47240.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $40,570 (it was $38,029 in 2000)
Greensburg:

$40,570
Indiana:

$46,438
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $19,554

Greensburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $105,425 (it was $84,400 in 2000)
Greensburg:

$105,425
Indiana:

$122,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $120,405; Detached houses: $124,120; Townhouses or other attached units: $111,678; In 2-unit structures: $87,151; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $246,336; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $105,827; Mobile homes: $27,177

Median gross rent in 2011: $655.

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  • White alone - 10,891 (94.8%)
  • Hispanic - 273 (2.4%)
  • Asian alone - 147 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 89 (0.8%)
  • Black alone - 46 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 23 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 20 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.03%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Greensburg: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (30.0%), United States (18.6%), Irish (11.5%), English (9.6%), French (3.3%), Dutch (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 971 feet

Land area: 4.79 square miles.

Population density: 2428 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Greensburg:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greensburg city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

439 residents are foreign born (2.4% Asia, 0.9% Latin America).

This city:  4.0%
Indiana:  4.4%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 44 registered sex offenders living in Greensburg, Indiana as of April 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Greensburg to the number of sex offenders is 247 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $703 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $661 (0.7%)

Greensburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Indianapolis, IN (47.2 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (207.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Milford, IN (2.7 miles) , Newpoint, IN (2.9 miles ), Millhousen, IN (3.1 miles) , St. Paul, IN (3.1 miles ), Westport, IN (3.5 miles ), Napoleon, IN (3.5 miles ), Hartsville, IN (3.5 miles ), Batesville, IN (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2001: 31 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2005: 43 buildings, average cost: $121,700
  • 2006: 55 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2007: 52 buildings, average cost: $127,200
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2009: 26 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $133,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 39.34 N, Longitude: 85.48 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,623 (+32.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,836 (59.1%)

Area code: 812

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Crime rates in Greensburg by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2011 2012
Murders 000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.08.70.0
Rapes 101210
per 100,000 9.60.09.418.98.70.0
Robberies 135521
per 100,000 9.628.547.147.317.38.6
Assaults 78324232
per 100,000 67.176.028.318.9363.6275.5
Burglaries 59846966588
per 100,000 565.6798.5650.6624.4502.168.9
Thefts 292277274320160105
per 100,000 2799.32633.12583.43027.41385.2903.8
Auto thefts 9101420192
per 100,000 86.395.1132.0189.2164.517.2
Arson 304613
per 100,000 28.80.037.756.88.725.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.7) 183.8194.0188.2214.6207.4100.8

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 26 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Indiana average:

1.96

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Greensburg, Indiana accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
Indiana:

8.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +756 (+8.0%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (42%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Information (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3%)

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Tornado activity:

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

On 7/9/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Greensburg city center killed 2 people and injured 25 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 18.5 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greensburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 24.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from Greensburg center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 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 65.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from Greensburg center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.1 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 Decatur County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greensburg topographic map

Birthplace of: John Hamilton Morgan - Union Army soldier, Rose McConnell Long - Politician.

Main business address for: MAINSOURCE FINANCIAL GROUP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).


Hospital/medical center in Greensburg:

  • DECATUR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals, Government - Local, provides emergency services, 720 N LINCOLN STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Greensburg:

  • MARGARET MARY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL INC (Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 15 miles away; BATESVILLE, IN)

Political contributions by individuals in Greensburg, IN

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Local government website: www.cityofgreensburg.com/default.htm

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greensburg:

  • Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus (about 24 miles; Columbus, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,166)
  • Miami University-Oxford (about 42 miles; Oxford, OH; FT enrollment: 15,487)
  • University of Indianapolis (about 44 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 3,354)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 48 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 19,741)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Central Indiana (about 49 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 7,500)
  • Miami University-Hamilton (about 50 miles; Hamilton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,477)
  • Butler University (about 51 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,016)

Public high schools in Greensburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Greensburg:

Private elementary/middle schools in Greensburg:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 223; Location: 210 S EAST ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • RIVERSIDE AMISH SCHOOL (Students: 9; Location: 2994 W 650 N; Grades: KG - 8)
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Library in Greensburg:

  • GREENSBURG-DECATUR COUNTY CONTRACTUAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $372,284; Location: 1110 EAST MAIN STREET; 102,369 books; 4,119 audio materials; 10,195 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 241 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Indiana Business College (Associate Degree Programs in less than 2 years; less than 50 miles; located in Columbus, IN.)

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Notable locations in Greensburg: Odd Fellows Home (A), Greensburg Fire Department (B), Greensburg Fire Department Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Greensburg: Fellowship Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: South Park Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Greersburg City Park Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Greensburg: Greensburg City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Decatur County Historical Museum (222 North Franklin Street).

Hotels: Holiday Inn Express Greensburg (915 Ann Boulevard), Lees Inn Greensburg (2211 North State Road 3 Bypass), Holiday Inn Express (915 West Ann Boulevard), Fairfield Inn (174 State Road 3).

 
Decatur 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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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 43.1. This is worse than average.
City:

43.1
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 21.1. This is better than average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
City:

21.1
U.S.:

25.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.0693. This is significantly better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.0693
U.S.:

0.3601
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 5.07. This is significantly worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

5.07
U.S.:

2.88
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 9.51. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.51
U.S.:

10.54
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

13.5
U.S.:

9.6

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

GREENSBURG MUNICIPAL WATER WORKS (Population served: 11500, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In DEC-1999. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-07-2000), St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2000), St Public Notif received (JAN-26-2000)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In NOV-1999. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-14-1999), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2000)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In OCT-1999. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-23-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-23-1999), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • M&R Filter Turbidity Reporting - In JAN-2002, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-18-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-18-2002), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2002)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2002 and MAR-2002, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-05-2002), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2002)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-01-2000 and DEC-01-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2000), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-01-2000 to APR-01-2004)
LAKE SANTEE RWWD (Population served: 1350, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In JAN-1999. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-1999), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-1999)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DECATUR CO. WATER CORP. (SOUTH) (Population served: 1294, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2004 and JUN-2004, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2004), St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2004), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2004)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2004 and JUN-2004, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2004), St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2004), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2004)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-2001 and NOV-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2001), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2001)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DECATUR CO. WATER CORP. (WEST) (Population served: 230, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and AUG-22-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2001), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2001)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ST. MAURICE CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 205, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-2003), St Public Notif received (MAR-07-2003)
SPRINGHILL UNITED PRESBYTERIAN (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
SANDUSKY METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2003)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.3%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.1% for Black residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.8%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Greensburg, IN

People in group quarters in Greensburg in 2010:

  • 230 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 58 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 20 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Greensburg in 2000:

  • 219 people in nursing homes
  • 38 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Greensburg compared to Indiana state average:

Greensburg, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.


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Banks with branches in Greensburg (2011 data):

  • MainSource Bank: Drive-In Branch, Plaza Branch, Mainsource Bank. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $2,729.1 mil, Deposits: $2,167.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 86 total offices, Holding Company: Mainsource Financial Group, Inc.
  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greensburg: Greensburg Branch at 460 Greensburg Commons, branch established on 2004/12/13; First Federal Savings And Loan Assoc at 212 N Franklin St, branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $143.6 mil, Deposits: $130.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Greensburg Branch at 1901 North Lincoln Street, branch established on 1995/11/13. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $6,663.4 mil, Deposits: $5,754.9 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancorp
  • Indiana Bank and Trust Company: Greensburg Branch at 1801 Greensburg Crossing, branch established on 1997/06/02. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $983.6 mil, Deposits: $871.7 mil, headquarters in Columbus, IN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Indiana Community Bancorp
  • Fifth Third Bank: Greensburg Branch at 314 West Main Street, branch established on 1934/02/05. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • The Napoleon State Bank: Greensburg Branch at 1221 West Westridge Parkway, branch established on 2008/06/09. Info updated 2010/09/23: Bank assets: $168.6 mil, Deposits: $150.8 mil, headquarters in Napoleon, IN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Napoleon Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Greensburg, Indiana:

  • Labolts Motel, 405 E North St, Greensburg, IN 47240 , Phone: (812) 663-4786
  • Lee's Inn, 2211 N SR #3, Greensburg, IN 47240 , Phone: (812) 663-9998
  • Best Western Pines Inn , 2317 N State Rd 3, Greensburg, IN 47240 , Phone: (812) 663-6055, Fax: (812) 663-6264
  • Belter Motel, I-74 & Hwy 3, Greensburg, IN 47240 , Phone: (812) 663-2866
  • Hampton Inn And Suites- Greensburg , 2075 N Michigan Ave, Greensburg, IN 47240 , Phone: (812) 663-5000
  • Holiday Inn Express - Greensburg , 915 Ann Blvd, Greensburg, IN 47240 , Phone: (812) 663-5500, Fax: (812) 663-4177
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Greensburg, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Greensburg travel time to work - commute


Greensburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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 Greensburg (based on Decatur County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.10%
Here61.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents36.3%26.3%10.7%6.8%4.4%
Congregations7.3%21.8%20.0%9.1%3.6%
Name The Wesleyan ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)Lutheran ChurchOther
Adherents3.1%3.1%3.0%1.3%5.0%
Congregations5.5%7.3%5.5%1.8%18.2%
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: 8
Decatur County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Decatur County:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

3.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Decatur County:

29.3%
Indiana:

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

15.0%
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 3$6,861$27,4440$0
Other Government Administration 4$5,222$15,6665$1,700
Police Protection - Officers 18$54,902$36,6010$0
Police - Other 12$25,569$25,5690$0
Firefighters 25$75,470$36,2260$0
Streets and Highways 12$34,396$34,3960$0
Sewerage 17$48,839$34,4750$0
Water Supply 18$52,107$34,7380$0
Totals for Government 109$303,366$33,3985$1,700

Greensburg government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $2,742,000 ($235.61)
    General - Other: $1,783,000 ($153.21)
    Water Utilities: $1,735,000 ($149.08)
    Police Protection: $1,155,000 ($99.24)
    Central Staff Services: $1,063,000 ($91.34)
    Local Fire Protection: $982,000 ($84.38)
    Regular Highways: $404,000 ($34.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $375,000 ($32.22)
    General Public Buildings: $34,000 ($2.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($0.69)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $331,000 ($28.44)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $193,000 ($16.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $392,000 ($33.68)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $139,000 ($11.94)
    Health - Other: $27,000 ($2.32)
    Air Transportation: $10,000 ($0.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $220,000 ($18.90)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($1.55)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,215,000 ($362.18)

Greensburg government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,792,000 ($239.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $163,000 ($14.01)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Employee Retirement - From Parent Local Government: $306,000 ($26.29)
    From Other Governments: $304,000 ($26.12)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $9,000 ($0.77)
    Local Employee Contribution: $2,000 ($0.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,586,000 ($136.28)
    All Other: $257,000 ($22.08)
    Highways: $44,000 ($3.78)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $234,000 ($20.11)
    General Revenue, NEC: $192,000 ($16.50)
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000 ($1.80)
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000 ($0.95)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($0.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,815,000 ($155.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,948,000 ($167.38)
    All Other: $530,000 ($45.54)
    Highways: $288,000 ($24.75)
  • Tax - Property: $4,870,000 ($418.46)
    Public Utilities Sales: $65,000 ($5.59)
    Motor Vehicle License: $50,000 ($4.30)
    Other License: $34,000 ($2.92)

Greensburg government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,327,000 ($973.28)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,809,000 ($928.77)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,200,000 ($103.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $682,000 ($58.60)

Greensburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $336,000 ($28.87)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,951,000 ($597.27)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,742,000 ($149.68)

5.70% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,686 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Indiana average:

6.54%

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:
from Ripley County, IN  0.60% ($33,267 average AGI)
from Rush County, IN  0.56% ($33,089)
from Jennings County, IN  0.47% ($26,043)


6.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,264 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Indiana average:

6.56%

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:
to Shelby County, IN  0.74% ($29,880 average AGI)
to Ripley County, IN  0.71% ($31,319)
to Marion County, IN  0.63% ($28,641)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greensburg:

  • WTRE (1330 AM; 1 kW; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: WTRE, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBOB (1160 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, KY; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greensburg:

  • WRZQ-FM (107.3 FM; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: WTRE, INC.)
  • WAUZ (89.1 FM; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: GOOD SHEPHERD RADIO INC)
  • WJLR (91.5 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: MIDWEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRBI (103.9 FM; BATESVILLE, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WXCH (103.1 FM; VERSAILLES, IN; Owner: COLUMBUS RADIO, INC.)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WWWY (106.1 FM; NORTH VERNON, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKWH-FM (94.3 FM; RUSHVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WQKC (93.7 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: S.C.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKKG (101.5 FM; COLUMBUS, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WIFE (100.3 FM; CONNERSVILLE, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Greensburg:

  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $432,000
Total average daily traffic: 37,612
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,142
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 53,683

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 1
  • 1900-1909: 0
  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Greensburg, IN


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 112
  • Hazardous Condition: 46
  • Service Call: 4

Incident types - Greensburg


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Greensburg, IN
Businesses in Greensburg, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Marriott1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Staples1
Decora Cabinetry2Subway3
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx3Taco Bell1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS3
KFC1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Greensburg, IN


Greensburg on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Transportation equipment (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Transportation equipment (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less) (population 5,000+)"
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