Milroy, Indiana

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Population in 2010: 604.
Males: 307  (50.9%)
Females: 297  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 46156.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,110
Milroy:

$48,110
IN:

$52,314

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,519

Milroy CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $106,881
Milroy:

$106,881
IN:

$134,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $61,996; Detached houses: $61,901

Median gross rent in 2016: $674.

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  • Races in Milroy, IN (2010)

    Milroy races chart
    • 57995.9%White alone
    • 111.8%Hispanic
    • 71.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.8%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Milroy: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.2%), American (26.4%), Scottish (6.2%), English (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%), Italian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 967 feet

Milroy,IN real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Milroy:

  • High school or higher: 66.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Milroy CDP:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

9 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.1%
Indiana:

4.9%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Milroy, Indiana as of April 19, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Milroy to the number of sex offenders is 404 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Indianapolis, IN (41.4 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (199.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Richland, IN (2.0 miles ), Clarksburg, IN (2.8 miles) , Rushville, IN (2.9 miles ), Manilla, IN (3.1 miles ), St. Paul, IN (3.1 miles ), Lake Santee, IN (3.2 miles ), Greensburg, IN (3.3 miles ), Waldron, IN (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 39.50 N, Longitude: 85.47 W

Area code: 765

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

3.6%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (27%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

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

Tornado activity:

Milroy-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Milroy place center killed 2 people and injured 25 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 15.6 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Milroy-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% 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 148.7 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 121.4 miles away from Milroy 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 137.7 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 162.6 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 146.0 miles away from Milroy center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 92.5 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 Rush County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Milroy:

  • HILLSIDE HAVEN HEATLH CARE CE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)
  • FLATROCK RIVER LODGE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)
  • RUSH COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)
  • RESIDENTIAL CRF INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)
  • RUSH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)
  • RUSH HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT, INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; RUSHVILLE, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Milroy:

  • University of Indianapolis (about 39 miles; Indianapolis, IN; Full-time enrollment: 4,625)
  • Miami University-Oxford (about 40 miles; Oxford, OH; FT enrollment: 17,670)
  • Indiana University-East (about 41 miles; Richmond, IN; FT enrollment: 2,867)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 41 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)
  • American College of Education (about 42 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 43 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 43 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)

Public elementary/middle school in Milroy:

Private elementary/middle schools in Milroy:

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

Creek: Lick Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 58.6. This is better than average.

City:

58.6
U.S.:

74.7
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 27.9%
(28.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.8%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Indiana average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Milroy CDP (based on Rush County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,93830
Mainline Protestant2,88815
Catholic1,6401
Other21
None8,924-
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
Rush County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Rush County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Rush County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Rush County:

29.2%
Indiana:

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

13.2%
State:

14.3%

5.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
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 Shelby County, IN  0.85% ($23,211 average AGI)
from Henry County, IN  0.58% ($28,487)
from Marion County, IN  0.55% ($34,514)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,553 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
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 Shelby County, IN  0.83% ($30,714 average AGI)
to Henry County, IN  0.66% ($23,795)
to Marion County, IN  0.57% ($31,447)

Strongest AM radio stations in Milroy:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTRE (1330 AM; 1 kW; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: WTRE, INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKWH (1520 AM; 1 kW; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Milroy:

  • WKWH-FM (94.3 FM; RUSHVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJLR (91.5 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: MIDWEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRZQ-FM (107.3 FM; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: WTRE, INC.)
  • WAUZ (89.1 FM; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: GOOD SHEPHERD RADIO INC)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WIFE (100.3 FM; CONNERSVILLE, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRBI (103.9 FM; BATESVILLE, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXCH (103.1 FM; VERSAILLES, IN; Owner: COLUMBUS RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Milroy:

  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $25,000Total costs
  • 4,058Total average daily traffic
  • 396Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,686Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Edward G Roach, 10599 So. State Road 3 (Lat: 39.458667 Lon: -85.482472), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 10599 So. State Road 3 (Lat: 39.458667 Lon: -85.482472), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 10599 So. State Road 3 (Lat: 39.458667 Lon: -85.482472), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m, Registrant: 0000000000

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fire Station Main & Pleasant St (Lat: 39.497278 Lon: -85.473583), Call Sign: KVD722
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 154.355 MHzGrant Date: 06/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/31/2021Registrant: Atlas License Company, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave., Suite 215, Milroy, IN 46156, Phone: (765) 629-2523, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB6QVF, Grant Date: 09/22/1997, Expiration Date: 09/22/2007, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2009, Registrant: Stephen J Alverson, 2038 E 1100 S, Milroy, IN 46156-9750
  • Call Sign: KB9LES, Licensee ID: L00296885, Grant Date: 06/17/2015, Expiration Date: 07/25/2025, Certifier: Gary L Cole, Registrant: Gary L Cole, 501 N Oxford St, Milroy, IN 46156
  • Call Sign: KB9NZD, Licensee ID: L01159878, Grant Date: 06/08/2006, Expiration Date: 06/21/2016, Registrant: Mark R Stout, 10016 S. 575 W., Milroy, IN 46156
  • Call Sign: KK9B, Licensee ID: L00901102, Grant Date: 06/01/2006, Expiration Date: 08/09/2016, Certifier: John M Bailey, Registrant: John M Bailey, Milroy, IN 46156-0157
  • Call Sign: WB9CNQ, Licensee ID: L01091912, Grant Date: 03/31/2016, Expiration Date: 03/31/2026, Registrant: Donald J Rolfe, 414 N Railroad St, Milroy, IN 46156-0164

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6921B , Serial Number: 22-4197, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): Knepco Equipment & Services LLC, 7555 W 1050 S, Milroy, IN 46156

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

  • ANDERSON TOWNSHIP REGIONAL SEWER DIST. (Population served: 900, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Milroy

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Milroy, IN

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