For population 25 years and over in Madison:
For population 15 years and over in Madison city:
170 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $892 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (40.8 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (245.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Milton, KY (1.7 miles ), Hanover, IN (2.2 miles ), Brooksburg, IN (2.9 miles) , Dupont, IN (3.4 miles ), Bedford, KY (3.4 miles ), Prestonville, KY (3.5 miles) , Carrollton, KY (3.6 miles ), New Washington, IN (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.75 N, Longitude: 85.40 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,258 (+35.5%)
Area code: 812
City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime in Madison detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 33 (27 officers).
Madison tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: -225 (-1.8%).
Work and jobs in Madison: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Madison, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Madison-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Madison city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the city center injured 104 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Madison-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 87.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from Madison 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) earthquake occurred 70.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/2004 at 13:05:19, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 MW, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.2 miles away from the city 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 71.4 miles away from Madison center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.9 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 Jefferson County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jeremiah C. Sullivan - Union Army general, Tommy Thevenow - Major League Baseball player, Willits J. Hole - Businessman, Alphonse John Smith - Bishop of Nashville, Dutch Distel - Major League Baseball second baseman, George Benson (American football) - Player of football, Larry Ray - Baseball player, Paul Monroe - Lexicographer.
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Public elementary/middle schools in Madison:
See full list of schools located in Madison, School District: MADISON CONSOLIDATED SCHOOLS
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.3. This is about average. There were 26 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00432. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Madison and their reported violations in the past:MADISON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 14955, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MADISON STATE HOSPITAL (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.2%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.2% for Black residents, 79.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 76.5% for other race residents, 21.9% for two or more races residents)
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Banks with branches in Madison (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Madison (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
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Madison government finances in 2002:
5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,555 average adjusted gross income)
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:
5.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,659 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($281 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Madison fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 18See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Madison, IN
Total length: 332 meters (1,089ft)
Total costs: $175,808,000
Total average daily traffic: 70,483
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,719
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Madison)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 90 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Madison, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Madison)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 45 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Madison)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 28 patent applications in 2008-2013.