Harrodsburg, Indiana

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Population in 2010: 691.
Males: 297  (43.0%)
Females: 394  (57.0%)
Median resident age:

28.5 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 47434.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,713
Harrodsburg:

$48,713
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,618

Harrodsburg CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $171,800
Harrodsburg:

$171,800
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,370; detached houses: $244,944; townhouses or other attached units: $149,154; in 2-unit structures: $128,145; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $181,230; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $150,860; mobile homes: $39,601
March 2019 cost of living index in Harrodsburg: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 33.0%
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  • Races in Harrodsburg, IN (2010)
    • 65294.4%White alone
    • 223.2%Two or more races
    • 111.6%Hispanic
    • 50.7%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: Irish (20.6%), German (16.6%), American (10.6%), European (7.0%), Italian (4.5%), Welsh (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 589 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $926 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IN (10.3 miles , pop. 69,291).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (57.8 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (204.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Smithville-Sanders, IN (1.9 miles ),
Avoca, IN (2.6 miles ),
Oolitic, IN (2.9 miles ),
Bloomington, IN (3.2 miles ),
Bedford, IN (3.3 miles ),
Owensburg, IN (3.4 miles ),
Arlington, IN (3.4 miles ),
Williams, IN (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.01 N, Longitude: 86.55 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 812

Distribution of median household income in Harrodsburg, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Harrodsburg, IN in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Indiana:

3.9%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.4. This is about average.

City:

76.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.45
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0270. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0270
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Harrodsburg-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Harrodsburg place center killed one person and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 tornado 18.2 miles away from the place center injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harrodsburg-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 82.1 miles away from Harrodsburg 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 73.3 miles away from Harrodsburg 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 97.5 miles away from Harrodsburg 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 151.3 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 79.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from Harrodsburg 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 Monroe County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Harrodsburg:

  • OPTIONS FOR BETTER LIVING INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IN)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER-BLOOMINGTON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IN)
  • CHRISTOLE INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IN)
  • BLOOMINGTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IN)
  • BLOOMINGTON HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IN)
  • TRANSITIONAL SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BEDFORD, IN)
  • BLOOMINGTON CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harrodsburg:

  • Indiana University-Bloomington (about 11 miles; Bloomington, IN; Full-time enrollment: 39,039)
  • DePauw University (about 47 miles; Greencastle, IN; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 53 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • University of Indianapolis (about 53 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,625)
  • Indiana State University (about 56 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 57 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)
  • American College of Education (about 57 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)

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Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.7%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.8%
Whole state:

6.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Harrodsburg:

Marital status in Harrodsburg, IN
  • Never married: 11.2%
  • Now married: 76.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

For population 25 years and over in Harrodsburg:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Harrodsburg, IN (based on Monroe County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,94590
Catholic10,3503
Mainline Protestant10,02130
Other3,98717
Black Protestant2703
Orthodox2251
None96,176-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Monroe County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Monroe County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 104
Monroe County:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Monroe County:

6.5%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

26.1%
Indiana:

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

15.0%
Indiana:

14.3%

7.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Indiana average:

6.06%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($474 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.07%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Marion County, IN  0.64% ($44,950 average AGI)
from Lawrence County, IN  0.44% ($36,952)
from Greene County, IN  0.36% ($39,190)


9.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,650 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.16%
Indiana average:

6.25%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($383 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.11%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, IN  1.07% ($35,687 average AGI)
to Lawrence County, IN  0.47% ($38,250)
to Greene County, IN  0.36% ($36,024)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harrodsburg:

  • WGCL (1370 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC,)
  • 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.)
  • WBIW (1340 AM; 1 kW; BEDFORD, IN; Owner: AD-VENTURE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSLM (1220 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, IN; Owner: DON H. MARTIN)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 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)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harrodsburg:

  • WFHB (91.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: BLOOMINGTON COMMUNITY RADIO INC)
  • WFIU (103.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WQRK (105.5 FM; BEDFORD, IN; Owner: AD-VENTURE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBWB (96.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WVNI (95.1 FM; NASHVILLE, IN; Owner: BROWN COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • W205BB (88.9 FM; BEDFORD, IN; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHCC (105.1 FM; ELLETTSVILLE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • W240AT (95.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WWEG (102.5 FM; MITCHELL, IN; Owner: MITCHELL COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMBL (88.1 FM; MITCHELL, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W210AV (89.9 FM; MITCHELL, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WSKT (92.7 FM; SPENCER, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WCBK-FM (102.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WQKC (93.7 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: S.C.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W251AG (98.1 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: BLOOMINGTON COMMUNITY RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Harrodsburg:

  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 197ft / 59.6mTotal length
  • $1,159,000Total costs
  • 137,239Total average daily traffic
  • 17,403Total average daily truck traffic
  • 168,689Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Harrodsburg, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 111970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 92010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Harrodsburg, IN

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB4ZIM, Licensee ID: L00747008, Grant Date: 12/13/2013, Expiration Date: 12/13/2023, Registrant: Stephen L Fichtner, 9574 S Harrodsburg Road, Harrodsburg, IN 47434

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Harrodsburg, IN
  • 53.8%Utility gas
  • 36.8%Electricity
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Harrodsburg, IN
  • 100.0%Electricity


Harrodsburg compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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