Huntington, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 17,084 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.1%
 
Males: 7,927  (46.4%)
Females: 9,157  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

35.9 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 46750.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,403 (it was $35,600 in 2000)
Huntington:

$46,403
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,331 (it was $18,242 in 2000)

Huntington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $106,626 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Huntington:

$106,626
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $97,878; detached houses: $98,418; townhouses or other attached units: $163,934; in 2-unit structures: $67,982; mobile homes: $17,087

Median gross rent in 2017: $697.

March 2019 cost of living index in Huntington: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.1%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.9% for Black residents, 52.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.9% for other race residents, 11.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Huntington, IN (2017)
    • 16,14092.0%White alone
    • 5733.3%Hispanic
    • 2781.6%Asian alone
    • 2471.4%Black alone
    • 1580.9%Two or more races
    • 200.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 60 registered sex offenders living in Huntington, Indiana as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Huntington is 291 to 1.


Crime rates in Huntington by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(29.8)
8
(48.4)
7
(42.6)
2
(11.9)
5
(28.6)
10
(57.2)
8
(46.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(17.9)
2
(12.1)
4
(24.4)
1
(6.0)
2
(11.4)
4
(22.9)
3
(17.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(101.4)
20
(120.9)
14
(85.2)
18
(107.1)
5
(28.6)
17
(97.2)
16
(92.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
50
(298.2)
63
(381.0)
77
(468.8)
76
(452.3)
66
(377.6)
65
(371.7)
60
(347.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
320
(1,909)
321
(1,941)
274
(1,668)
277
(1,649)
395
(2,260)
388
(2,219)
304
(1,760)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(95.4)
16
(96.8)
11
(67.0)
13
(77.4)
17
(97.3)
14
(80.1)
9
(52.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(11.9)
5
(30.2)
1
(6.1)
7
(41.7)
8
(45.8)
3
(17.2)
2
(11.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)154.4178.6163.4136.5156.6193.2159.7

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City-data.com crime index in Huntington, IN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 34 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Indiana average:

1.08
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Ancestries: German (29.5%), American (18.6%), Irish (10.1%), English (8.6%), Polish (1.8%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 743 feet

Land area: 8.35 square miles.

Population density: 2,047 people per square mile   (low).

Huntington, Indiana map

417 residents are foreign born (0.9% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).

This city:

2.4%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $796 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $800 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (23.6 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (131.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Andrews, IN (2.4 miles ),
Roanoke, IN (2.9 miles ),
Markle, IN (3.0 miles ),
Mount Etna, IN (3.2 miles),
Zanesville, IN (3.4 miles ),
Lagro, IN (3.5 miles ),
Uniondale, IN (3.7 miles ),
Warren, IN (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 40.88 N, Longitude: 85.50 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,963 (+11.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,782 (57.5%)

Area code: 260

Distribution of median household income in Huntington, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Huntington, IN in 2017
Huntington satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2015: 27 buildings, average cost: $163,500
  • 2016: 20 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $194,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Huntington, IN residents
Average permit cost in Huntington, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Indiana:

3.9%
Historical population in Huntington, IN
Historical housing units in Huntington, IN

Population change in the 1990s: +352 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Huntington, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (10.5%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (13.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.3%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Machinery (3.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (2.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Huntington, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Huntington, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Huntington, Indiana environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.5. This is about average.

City:

66.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.447. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.447
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 3.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.82
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 0.373. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.373
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.88
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Huntington-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Huntington 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 23.8 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Huntington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 84% 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 210.8 miles away from the city 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 202.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from Huntington 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 190.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 230.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 268.7 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 Huntington County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Huntington topographic map

Hospitals in Huntington:

  • PARKVIEW HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (240 S JEFFERSON STREET SUITE C)
  • PARKVIEW HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 2001 STULTS RD)
  • PATHFINDER SERVICES INC (1135 E TIPTON ST)
  • PATHFINDER SERVICES INC (317 E FRANKLIN ST)

Nursing Homes in Huntington:

  • COMMUNITY CARE CENTER OF HUNTINGTON (850 ASH STREET)
  • HERITAGE OF HUNTINGTON (1180 W 500 N)
  • HICKORY CREEK AT HUNTINGTON (1425 GRANT ST)
  • MILLER S MERRY MANOR INC (1500 GRANT STREET)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (1500 GRANT ST)
  • NORWOOD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (3720 N NORWOOD RD)
  • NORWOOD NURSING CENTER (3720 NORTH NORWOOD ROAD)
  • OAKBROOK VILLAGE (850 ASH ST)

Dialysis Facilities in Huntington:

  • DAVITA RENAL CARE OF HUNTINGTON (3040 WEST PARK DRIVE)
  • FMC - HUNTINGTON DIALYSIS (2859 NORTH PARK AVENUE, STE. 111 & 112)

Airports and heliports located in Huntington:

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College/University in Huntington:

  • Huntington University (Full-time enrollment: 1,158; Location: 2303 College Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.huntington.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Huntington:

  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 23 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 24 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 26 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 27 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Taylor University (about 30 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 45 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Ball State University (about 48 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)

Public high school in Huntington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Huntington:

Private elementary/middle school in Huntington:

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Library in Huntington:

  • HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,007,672; Location: 200 WEST MARKET; 152,664 books; 8,359 audio materials; 9,546 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 239 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Huntington College has changed its name to Huntington University. The website remains www.huntington.edu.
  • Huntington College is now Huntinton University
  • Name of hospital is: Parkview Huntington Hospital... not Huntington Memorial Hospital.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Huntington: Huntington Drive-In (A), Huntington City Fire Department (B), Huntington City Fire Department Station 1 (C), Huntington City Fire Department Station 2 (D), Huntington City Fire Department Station 3 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Huntington include: College Park Church (A), Mount Etna Church (B), Saint Felix Friary (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Huntington College Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rabbit Run (A), Little River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Huntington include: Memorial Park (1), Hier Park (2), Laurie Park (3), Kriegbaum Field (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Huntington CO Historical Society (Museums; 315 Court Street), Historic Forks of the Wabash Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 3011 West Park Drive), Huntington County Visitors Center (407 North Jefferson Street).

Hotels: Comfort Inn (2205 North Jefferson Street), Sheryl Manor Motel (1800 Etna Avenue), Amerihost Inn and Suites-Huntington (2820 Hotel Avenue), Comfort Inn Huntington (2205 North Jefferson Street), Day's Inn (2996 West Park Drive), Super 8 Motel (2801 Guilford Street).

Courts: Huntington County OFCS - Superior Court (Court House), Huntington County OFCS - Violations Clerk County Court (Court House), Huntington County OFCS - Circuit Court Room (Court House).

Birthplace of: Edwin Albert Link - Aviator, Elizebeth Friedman - Cryptanalyst and author, Chris Kramer - Basketball player, Denny Jiosa - Guitarist, Harry Mehre - Football player, Mark Warkentien - Basketball executive, Sean Kline - College basketball player (Indiana Hoosiers).

Huntington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

HUNTINGTON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 17,200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
CONVERSE WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,137, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
PARKVIEW HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-08-2009), St Boil Water Order (JUL-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2010)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Huntington that have no violations reported:

  • ROUSH LAKE HUNTINGTON RES NORTH RAMP (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROUSH LAKE HUNTINGTON RES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.9%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.2%
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

People in group quarters in Huntington in 2010:

  • 743 people in college/university student housing
  • 133 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 122 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 86 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 47 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Huntington in 2000:

  • 537 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 168 people in nursing homes
  • 89 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 81 people in religious group quarters
  • 26 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 20 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with most branches in Huntington (2011 data):

  • First Federal Savings Bank: Frontage Road Branch, at 648 N Jefferson St, 1240 S Jefferson St Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $261.6 mil, Deposits: $191.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • The Bippus State Bank: South Jefferson Street Branch at 1303 South Jefferson Street, branch established on 1995/04/19; at 150 Hauenstein Road, branch established on 1911/06/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.1 mil, Deposits: $95.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bippus State Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Huntington North Branch at 2720 Guilford Street, branch established on 1987/10/17; Huntington Downtown Branch at 10 West Franklin Street, branch established on 1950/07/24. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • 1st Source Bank: Huntington Branch at 1959 North Jefferson Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2008/06/16: Bank assets: $4,361.6 mil, Deposits: $3,520.6 mil, headquarters in South Bend, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Source Corporation
  • MarkleBank: Huntington Branch at 2845 Guilford Street, branch established on 2001/01/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $344.9 mil, Deposits: $275.7 mil, headquarters in Markle, IN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Alliance Banks, Inc.
  • Lake City Bank: Huntington Branch at 1501 North Jefferson, branch established on 1986/12/23. Info updated 2006/05/11: Bank assets: $2,885.4 mil, Deposits: $2,413.2 mil, headquarters in Warsaw, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Lakeland Financial Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Huntington Northway at 2020 North Jefferson Street, branch established on 1969/07/21. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Woodforest National Bank: Huntington Walmart Branch at 2800 Walmart Drive, branch established on 2008/04/05. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • First Farmers Bank and Trust Company: Huntington Branch at 211 Hauenstein Road, branch established on 2007/07/01. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $912.5 mil, Deposits: $732.0 mil, headquarters in Converse, IN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: First Farmers Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Huntington:

Marital status in Huntington, IN
  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Huntington:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Indiana average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Huntington
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Huntington, IN (based on Huntington County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,82247
Catholic4,8763
Mainline Protestant4,18525
Other6003
None18,641-
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: 5
Huntington County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Here:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Huntington County:

8.22 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

9.6%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Huntington County:

30.4%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Huntington County:

11.2%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.2%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Huntington:

41.1%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.3%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.2%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Huntington:

32.1%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Huntington:

53.0%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Huntington:

77.1%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Huntington, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 33$141,099$51,3090$0
Police Protection - Officers 31$132,202$51,1750$0
Water Supply 21$72,952$41,6870$0
Streets and Highways 20$68,395$41,0370$0
Other Government Administration 9$12,037$16,0490$0
Parks and Recreation 7$21,607$37,0411$1,384
Solid Waste Management 5$16,144$38,7460$0
Financial Administration 4$14,982$44,9461$89
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$10,987$43,9480$0
Police - Other 2$6,200$37,2000$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,913$46,9560$0
Fire - Other 1$2,936$35,2320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$125$1,5000$0
Totals for Government 138$503,579$43,7892$1,473

Huntington government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $276,000 ($16.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $248,000 ($14.52)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $1,737,000 ($101.67)
    Police Protection: $1,720,000 ($100.68)
    Water Utilities: $676,000 ($39.57)
    Regular Highways: $442,000 ($25.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $349,000 ($20.43)
    Central Staff Services: $313,000 ($18.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $290,000 ($16.97)
    Financial Administration: $137,000 ($8.02)
    General - Other: $124,000 ($7.26)
    Sewerage: $121,000 ($7.08)
    Air Transportation: $74,000 ($4.33)
    Health - Other: $71,000 ($4.16)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $901,000 ($52.74)
    Corporate Bonds: $145,000 ($8.49)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $140,000 ($8.19)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($3.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $45,000 ($2.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($1.87)
    Parking Facilities: $11,000 ($0.64)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,309,000 ($310.76)

Huntington government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,783,000 ($338.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $757,000 ($44.31)
    Air Transportation: $130,000 ($7.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($2.40)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $101,000 ($5.91)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $297,000 ($17.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,501,000 ($263.46)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $72,000 ($4.21)
    Fines and Forfeits: $41,000 ($2.40)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($1.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,442,000 ($201.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $694,000 ($40.62)
    Housing and Community Development: $288,000 ($16.86)
    Other: $17,000 ($1.00)
  • Tax - Property: $7,846,000 ($459.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $94,000 ($5.50)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $32,000 ($1.87)

Huntington government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,513,000 ($205.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,946,000 ($172.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $567,000 ($33.19)

Huntington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $98,000 ($5.74)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,458,000 ($1256.03)

4.88% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.88%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Allen County, IN  1.29% ($47,226 average AGI)
from Wells County, IN  0.45% ($35,567)
from Wabash County, IN  0.34% ($33,320)


5.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,814 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Indiana average:

6.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Allen County, IN  1.73% ($42,054 average AGI)
to Wells County, IN  0.44% ($39,227)
to Wabash County, IN  0.38% ($38,071)
Businesses in Huntington, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1Lane Furniture2
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike3
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Penske1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx3Subway3
Goodwill1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
JCPenney1UPS2
Jones New York1Vans1
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
Kroger2YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Huntington:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WBZQ (1300 AM; 1 kW; HUNTINGTON, IN; Owner: LARKO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WONO (1380 AM; 5 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGL (1250 AM; 2 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFCV (1090 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Huntington:

  • WCKZ (94.1 FM; ROANOKE, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVSH (91.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, IN; Owner: HUNTINGTON COUNTY COMM. SCH. CORP.)
  • WXKE (102.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, IN; Owner: TAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLAB (88.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA DISTTRICT OF THE LUTHERAN CHURCH - MO SYNOD, INC.)
  • WBCL (90.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMEE (97.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WAJI (95.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: UPPER WABASH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBNI-FM (89.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NE IN., INC.)
  • WSHI (106.3 FM; COLUMBIA CITY, IN; Owner: JAMMIN' BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNHT (96.3 FM; CHURUBUSCO, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFWI (92.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WCJC (99.3 FM; VAN BUREN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBSW (90.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCYT (91.1 FM; LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP, IN; Owner: SOUTHWEST ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS)
  • WNUY (100.1 FM; BLUFFTON, IN; Owner: WELLS COUNTY RADIO CORP.)
  • WJOT-FM (105.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF WABASH, INC.)
  • WLZQ (101.1 FM; SOUTH WHITLEY, IN; Owner: LARKO COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WARU-FM (101.9 FM; ROANN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Huntington:

  • WANE-TV (Channel 15; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
  • WFFT-TV (Channel 55; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: QUOROM OF FT. WAYNE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPTA (Channel 21; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: WPTA-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WISE-TV (Channel 33; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: NVG-FORT WAYNE II, LLC)
  • WFWA (Channel 39; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: FORT WAYNE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W66BD (Channel 53; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TELEVISION)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W45AG (Channel 45; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRAN STAR, INC.)
  • DW68BN (Channel 68; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: ZONATION BROADCASTING)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Huntington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 51Number of bridges
  • 469ft / 143mTotal length
  • $979,000Total costs
  • 144,927Total average daily traffic
  • 15,052Total average daily truck traffic
  • 236,673Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Huntington, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 181960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 121990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Huntington, IN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Huntington)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 130 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Huntington, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 183 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Huntington)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 33 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Huntington)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$80,157112$76,787397$76,66319$20,1712$171,50553$51,122
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$010$59,52835$74,8702$8,7600$03$72,783
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$86,63626$62,873118$70,64619$18,1690$011$57,996
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$010$81,40461$69,5111$30,0800$04$52,990
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$53,51017$86,4481$44,6000$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9914.00 , 9915.00, 9916.00, 9918.00, 9919.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED33$82,04453$81,3983$65,560
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$77,11714$82,9160$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$85,2801$116,4301$77,050
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$86,0401$55,8400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$116,9400$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9914.00 , 9915.00, 9916.00, 9918.00, 9919.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Huntington, IN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Huntington, IN - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 93. The highest number of reported fires - 138 took place in 2006, and the least - 14 in 2018. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Huntington, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (40.8%), and Outside Fires (40.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Huntington, IN
    • 64540.8%Structure Fires
    • 64440.8%Outside Fires
    • 23815.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 533.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Huntington, IN
Most common first names in Huntington, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary21280.3 years
John16576.0 years
Robert14674.6 years
Charles13476.5 years
William13275.3 years
Paul10575.4 years
Helen10579.6 years
James10372.7 years
Ruth8280.5 years
George7776.6 years
Most common last names in Huntington, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11577.4 years
Miller11077.4 years
Johnson5078.1 years
Brown4276.9 years
Young3578.5 years
Baker3479.0 years
Eckert3175.1 years
Myers3078.9 years
Jones3075.1 years
Kline2980.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Huntington, IN
  • 75.9%Utility gas
  • 21.5%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Huntington, IN
  • 57.5%Utility gas
  • 40.0%Electricity
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Huntington compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Huntington on our top lists:

  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
There are 24 pilots and 19 other airmen in this city.
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