Medaryville, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 595 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.3%
 
Males: 331  (55.7%)
Females: 264  (44.3%)
Median resident age:  30.7 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47957.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,003 (it was $31,750 in 2000)
Medaryville:

$36,003
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,224 (it was $14,937 in 2000)

Medaryville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $65,279 (it was $51,400 in 2000)
Medaryville:

$65,279
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $75,635; Detached houses: $70,129; Mobile homes: $81,463

Median gross rent in 2013: $677.

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  • Races in Medaryville, IN (2010)

    Medaryville races chart
    • 56792.3%White alone
    • 396.4%Hispanic
    • 71.1%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Medaryville: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.1%), Irish (11.3%), English (6.1%), United States (5.9%), Polish (4.9%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 685 feet

Land area: 0.46 square miles.

Population density: 1,306 people per square mile   (low).

Medaryville,IN real estate house value index trend

Medaryville, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Medaryville:

  • High school or higher: 63.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Medaryville town:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 46.7%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

36 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America).

This town:

5.1%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Medaryville, Indiana as of August 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Medaryville to the number of sex offenders is 301 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $611 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $290 (0.4%)

Medaryville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gary, IN (42.0 miles , pop. 102,746).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (66.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Francesville, IN (2.6 miles ), San Pierre, IN (2.9 miles) , North Judson, IN (3.3 miles ), Wheatfield, IN (3.4 miles ), Winamac, IN (3.9 miles ), Monon, IN (3.9 miles ), Buffalo, IN (3.9 miles ), La Crosse, IN (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 41.08 N, Longitude: 86.89 W

Area code: 219

Medaryville household income distribution Medaryville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -125 (-18.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (57%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Medaryville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Medaryville, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Medaryville-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Medaryville town center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 34.4 miles away from the town center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Medaryville-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 189.4 miles away from the city 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 165.0 miles away from Medaryville 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 253.3 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 219.2 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 187.2 miles away from Medaryville center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 137.0 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 Pulaski County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Medaryville:

  • PEAK COMMUNITY SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)
  • HICKORY CREEK AT WINAMAC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)
  • WINAMAC NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)
  • PULASKI MEMORIAL HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)
  • PULASKI MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)
  • PULASKI HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)
  • PEAK COMMUNITY SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; WINAMAC, IN)

airports located in Medaryville:

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Amtrak station near Medaryville:

  • 17 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 Medaryville:

  • Valparaiso University (about 28 miles; Valparaiso, IN; Full-time enrollment: 3,542)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 35 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 41 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 46 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (about 47 miles; Hammond, IN; FT enrollment: 7,343)
  • Prairie State College (about 50 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • Governors State University (about 51 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)

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

Pulaski County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.6%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.0%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Medaryville (2011 data):

  • Lake City Bank: Medaryville Branch at 205 East Main Street, branch established on 1957/10/23. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Indiana average:

11.1

Medaryville travel time to work - commute Medaryville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Medaryville town (based on Pulaski County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,73221
Mainline Protestant1,58212
Catholic1,2035
Other-1
None7,885-
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: 3
Pulaski County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Pulaski County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

8.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Pulaski County:

29.1%
Indiana:

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

17.8%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.8%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Medaryville:

29.0
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.1%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.7%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Medaryville:

6.9
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.3%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

52.2%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.1%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Medaryville, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,356$28,2721$1,287
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$2,258
Streets and Highways 1$2,849$34,1880$0
Sewerage 0$0 3$695
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,285
Totals for Government 2$5,205$31,2307$5,525

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,865 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Starke County, IN  0.79% ($21,350 average AGI)
from White County, IN  0.56% ($25,107)
from Jasper County, IN  0.52% ($32,615)


6.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Starke County, IN  0.75% ($21,789 average AGI)
to Fulton County, IN  0.55% ($30,464)
to White County, IN  0.53% ($42,630)

Strongest AM radio stations in Medaryville:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Medaryville:

  • WMRS (107.7 FM; MONTICELLO, IN; Owner: GERALD NORMAN QUINN)
  • WLQI (97.7 FM; RENSSELAER, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHLP (89.9 FM; HANNA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WFRI (100.1 FM; WINAMAC, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WXXB (102.9 FM; DELPHI, IN; Owner: STAY TUNED BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLJE (105.5 FM; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: PORTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKVI-FM (99.3 FM; KNOX, IN; Owner: KANKAKEE VALLEY B/CING. CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Medaryville:

  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • Medaryville, Indiana
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:3
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Indiana average
  • Fatal accident count120
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents186
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons38
  • Fatalities130
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents305
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents13
See more detailed statistics of Medaryville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $454,000Total costs
  • 340Total average daily traffic
  • 23Total average daily truck traffic
  • 565Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Medaryville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Medaryville, IN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • MEDARYVILLE, Jasper Pulaski Game Preserve 6.4 Km Nw (Lat: 41.140000 Lon: -86.914750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 66 m, Call Sign: WPNH910
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/2012, Expiration Date: 11/10/2022Registrant: State Of (Ipsc) Indiana, Igcn - Rm N340 - 100 North Senate Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204, Phone: (317) 234-6513, Fax: (317) 234-6514, Email:
  • MEDARYVILLE, Approx. 250ft. S Of Int. Of Cr300n With Cr1550w (Lat: 41.099167 Lon: -86.900556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQTK680
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2014, Expiration Date: 02/24/2024, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • STATION, Jasper-Pulaski State Game Preserve, 4 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 41.139750 Lon: -86.915000), Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WED881
    Assigned Frequencies: 1985.00 MHz, 6565.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/11/1995, Expiration Date: 12/11/2000, Cancellation Date: 09/22/1998Registrant: Phone: (317) 233-6052

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Medaryville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4064V , Serial Number: 18396, Year manufactured: 1948
    Registrant (Individual): Rosemary E Capouch, 16747 W 200 N, Medaryville, IN 47957
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6342W , Serial Number: 28-20400, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/10/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth R Williams, 2196 N 1600 W, Medaryville, IN 47957
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6TD , Serial Number: 18-7509108, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 06/20/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Michael J Capouch, 16747 W 200n, Medaryville, IN 47957
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 94776 , Serial Number: 4887, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1955
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles R Comer, Po Box 265, Medaryville, IN 47957, Other Owners: Lois F Comer

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

  • MEDARYVILLE WATER COMPANY (Population served: 614, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Medaryville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Medaryville, IN
Most common first names in Medaryville, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1784.8 years
William1475.7 years
George1278.2 years
John1173.3 years
Robert1169.4 years
Martha1084.1 years
Joseph880.1 years
Mildred883.4 years
Anna782.4 years
Harold769.7 years
Most common last names in Medaryville, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wireman1071.0 years
Schultz1078.6 years
Kain974.5 years
Archer874.3 years
Poisel873.7 years
Clark776.9 years
Salrin782.5 years
Williams774.0 years
Fritz685.0 years
Conley674.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)

Medaryville compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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