Kentland, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 1,697 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.9%
 
Males: 848  (50.0%)
Females: 849  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

37.7 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 47951.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,272 (it was $34,732 in 2000)
Kentland:

$45,272
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,713 (it was $17,797 in 2000)

Kentland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $109,524 (it was $71,800 in 2000)
Kentland:

$109,524
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $144,056; detached houses: $143,665; townhouses or other attached units: $180,070; in 2-unit structures: $92,397; mobile homes: $121,159

Median gross rent in 2017: $706.

March 2019 cost of living index in Kentland: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.8%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Kentland, IN (2010)
    • 1,56689.6%White alone
    • 1408.0%Hispanic
    • 181.0%Two or more races
    • 140.8%Black alone
    • 80.5%Asian alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Kentland, Indiana as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kentland is 464 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (31.5%), American (14.8%), Irish (9.9%), English (7.0%), Polish (3.2%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 680 feet

Land area: 1.46 square miles.

Population density: 1,165 people per square mile   (low).

Kentland, Indiana map

43 residents are foreign born (1.0% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This town:

2.3%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $689 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $683 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, IN (39.0 miles , pop. 56,397).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (75.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Earl Park, IN (2.5 miles ),
Sheldon, IL (2.5 miles ),
Brook, IN (2.8 miles ),
Goodland, IN (2.8 miles ),
Iroquois, IL (2.9 miles ),
Donovan, IL (3.4 miles ),
Morocco, IN (3.5 miles ),
Fowler, IN (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.77 N, Longitude: 87.45 W

Area code: 219

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $118,300
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Kentland, IN residents
Average permit cost in Kentland, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.0%
Indiana:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+0.3%).
Most common industries in Kentland, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (9.9%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.2%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (13.7%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.4%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.0%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Food (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Kentland, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)

Average climate in Kentland, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kentland-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Kentland town center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 31.3 miles away from the town center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kentland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% 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 162.0 miles away from Kentland 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 136.8 miles away from the city 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 193.3 miles away from Kentland 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 160.1 miles away from Kentland center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 154.5 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 257.7 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 Newton County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kentland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Kentland:

  • KENTLAND NURSING HOME (620 EAST WASHINGTON STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Kentland:

  • SHELDON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SHELDON, IL)
  • GREEN-HILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FOWLER, IN)
  • SERENITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; FOWLER, IN)
  • WATSEKA REHAB AND HLTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WATSEKA, IL)
  • IROQUOIS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; WATSEKA, IL)
  • IROQUOIS RESIDENT HOME, THE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WATSEKA, IL)
  • FORD IROQUOIS PUBLIC HEALTH DE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; WATSEKA, IL)

Airports located in Kentland:

Amtrak station near Kentland:

  • 20 miles: RENSSELAER (619 N. CULLEN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kentland:

  • Kankakee Community College (about 32 miles; Kankakee, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,969)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 35 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 37 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 45 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • Governors State University (about 50 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)
  • Valparaiso University (about 53 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Prairie State College (about 54 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)

Public high school in Kentland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Kentland:

See full list of schools located in Kentland

Library in Kentland:

  • KENTLAND-JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $169,231; Location: 201 EAST GRAHAM STREET; 30,670 books; 1,112 audio materials; 941 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Hotel: Holiday Inn Express Kentland- In (205 S 7th St).

Courts: Newton County - Registration-Elections-Tdd Systems Court House Sq (Court House Square), Newton County - Newton Superior Court Courthouse- Courts- Newton Superior Court Small Cl (Court House).

Birthplace of: George Ade - Writer.

Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

KENTLAND WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,822, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.7%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
40 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
50 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Kentland (2011 data):

  • Fowler State Bank: Kentland Branch at 607 E. Lincoln Street, branch established on 2002/05/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $132.4 mil, Deposits: $91.3 mil, headquarters in Fowler, IN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Benton Financial Corporation
  • Kentland Bank: at 111 North Fourth Street, branch established on 1932/09/19. Info updated 2011/08/16: Bank assets: $276.4 mil, Deposits: $223.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Kenbancorp
  • Kentland Federal Savings and Loan Association: Kentland Federal Savings And Loan As at 116 North Third St, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4.7 mil, Deposits: $3.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Kentland:

Marital status in Kentland, IN
  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

For population 25 years and over in Kentland:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kentland, IN (based on Newton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,9963
Evangelical Protestant1,70010
Mainline Protestant1,45411
Other3-
None9,091-
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
Newton County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Newton County:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
This county:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Newton County:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.4%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kentland:

10.8%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kentland:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kentland:

34.9%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

55.0%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.9%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kentland, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 6$10,336$20,6720$0
Water Supply 5$7,207$17,2970$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,153$36,9182$156
Solid Waste Management 1$1,675$20,1003$1,020
Financial Administration 1$3,164$37,9680$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 4$1,960
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 15$28,535$22,8289$3,136

Kentland government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $563,000 ($331.76)
    Regular Highways: $110,000 ($64.82)
    Air Transportation: $71,000 ($41.84)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $425,000 ($250.44)
    Sewerage: $360,000 ($212.14)
    Regular Highways: $168,000 ($99.00)
    Financial Administration: $157,000 ($92.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000 ($87.80)
    Police Protection: $138,000 ($81.32)
    Air Transportation: $80,000 ($47.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000 ($46.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($27.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $32,000 ($18.86)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($17.68)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $373,000 ($219.80)

Kentland government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $501,000 ($295.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $76,000 ($44.78)
    Air Transportation: $69,000 ($40.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($9.43)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $22,000 ($12.96)
    Highways: $21,000 ($12.37)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $91,000 ($53.62)
    Other: $20,000 ($11.79)
    Highways: $9,000 ($5.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $87,000 ($51.27)
    Interest Earnings: $28,000 ($16.50)
    General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($6.48)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($1.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $632,000 ($372.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $483,000 ($284.62)
    Highways: $94,000 ($55.39)
    Other: $49,000 ($28.87)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($4.12)
  • Tax - Property: $359,000 ($211.55)
    Public Utilities Sales: $10,000 ($5.89)
    Other License: $3,000 ($1.77)

Kentland government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $83,000 ($48.91)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $83,000 ($48.91)

Kentland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,000 ($34.77)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,677,000 ($1577.49)

7.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,482 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
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 Jasper County, IN  1.68% ($38,376 average AGI)
to Lake County, IN  1.19% ($46,909)
to Tippecanoe County, IN  0.72% ($38,700)
Businesses in Kentland, IN
NameCountNameCount
CVS1McDonald's1
H&R Block1Red Roof Inn1
Lane Furniture1Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Kentland:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGFA (1360 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WATSEKA, IL; Owner: IROQUOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Kentland:

  • WIVR (101.7 FM; KENTLAND, IN; Owner: MILNER BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WIBN (98.1 FM; EARL PARK, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGFA-FM (94.1 FM; WATSEKA, IL; Owner: IROQUOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLQI (97.7 FM; RENSSELAER, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAZY-FM (96.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS L.P.)
  • WVLI (95.1 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: MILNER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHPO (100.9 FM; HOOPESTON, IL; Owner: MARKET STREET BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Kentland:

  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • Kentland, Indiana
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents25
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Indiana average
  • Fatal accident count7316
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11316
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2426
  • Fatalities8227
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents18359
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents600
See more detailed statistics of Kentland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 48Number of bridges
  • 253ft / 77.5mTotal length
  • $1,774,000Total costs
  • 46,623Total average daily traffic
  • 4,894Total average daily truck traffic
  • 62,890Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Kentland, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 81960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 111990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Kentland, IN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kentland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 207 E Goss St (Lat: 40.774194 Lon: -87.445861), Call Sign: WGM389,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, 173.203 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/2010, Expiration Date: 02/25/2021, Registrant: Wabash Valley Power Assoc., 722 N. High School Road, Indianapolis, IN 46224, Phone: (317) 481-2800, Fax: (317) 243-6416, Email:
  • Lat: 40.766833 Lon: -87.444444, Call Sign: WPUN408,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.050 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Certifier: Charles B Flahive, Registrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave., Suite 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 40.766722 Lon: -87.440111, Call Sign: WPYM789,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.900 MHz, 466.900 MHz, 464.600 MHz, 469.600 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2003, Expiration Date: 09/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2013, Certifier: Dave Ballenger, Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc, 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17013, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (717) 218-5005
  • 3939 W 1000 S (Lat: 40.850833 Lon: -87.465833), Type: Silo, Structure height: 10.6 m, Call Sign: WQXS470, Licensee ID: L02022183,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.662 MHz, Grant Date: 05/25/2016, Expiration Date: 05/25/2026, Certifier: Troy J Adwell, Registrant: Troy J Adwell, 1232 W 300 N, Fowler, IN 47944, Phone: (765) 491-3717, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kentland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: FORD BILL CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3739V , Serial Number: CH2-0903-2374, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/21/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Bill Ford, 312 E Holley Dr, Kentland, IN 47951
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5559P , Serial Number: 24-623, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 11/15/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory J Vitous, 1994 W 1200 S, Kentland, IN 47951

2002 - 2015 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2015 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 28 took place in 2008, and the least - 2 in 2014. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Kentland, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (38.9%), and Outside Fires (36.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Kentland, IN
    • 7238.9%Structure Fires
    • 6736.2%Outside Fires
    • 2714.6%Other
    • 1910.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kentland, IN
Most common first names in Kentland, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4077.6 years
Robert2670.2 years
Mary2281.6 years
William2179.7 years
Charles1872.8 years
Dorothy1577.6 years
George1179.0 years
Anna1085.6 years
Marie878.4 years
Donald871.3 years
Most common last names in Kentland, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson1479.1 years
Miller1369.4 years
Bower1280.8 years
Whaley1281.0 years
Hall1178.3 years
Johnson874.6 years
Murphy876.3 years
Taylor870.6 years
Ford780.3 years
Ross781.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kentland, IN
  • 92.7%Utility gas
  • 6.1%Electricity
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kentland, IN
  • 71.0%Utility gas
  • 26.5%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Kentland 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Kentland on our top lists:

  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Panama (population 500+)"
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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