Mount Carmel, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 86 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.9%
 
Males: 37  (43.6%)
Females: 49  (56.4%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip code: 47012

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,583 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Mount Carmel:

$27,583
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,835 (it was $9,586 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $22,987 (it was $56,000 in 2000)
Mount Carmel:

$22,987
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $687.

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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mount Carmel: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.0%), United States (20.2%), German (14.7%), Scottish (7.8%), Norwegian (3.1%), English (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.04 square miles.

Population density: 2,049 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Carmel, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Mount Carmel:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Carmel town:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $686 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $214 (2.2%)

Mount Carmel satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hamilton, OH (16.6 miles , pop. 60,690).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cincinnati, OH (27.4 miles , pop. 331,285).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (223.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Scipio, IN (1.8 miles) , Cedar Grove, IN (2.2 miles) , New Trenton, IN (2.6 miles ), Brookville, IN (2.7 miles ), St. Leon, IN (3.1 miles ), Oxford, OH (3.1 miles ), West Harrison, IN (3.2 miles ), Harrison, OH (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 39.41 N, Longitude: 84.88 W

Mount Carmel household income distribution Mount Carmel home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-8.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (43%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Retail trade (30%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (43%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (52%)
  • Sales and related occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Mount Carmel, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mount Carmel-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Mount Carmel town center killed 3 people and injured 210 people.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the town center injured 37 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Carmel-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% 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 97.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 174.9 miles away from Mount Carmel 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 166.5 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 102.7 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 185.0 miles away from Mount Carmel center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 82.6 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 Franklin County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Carmel topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mount Carmel:

  • BROOKVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BROOKVILLE, IN)
  • ELSIE DREYER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BROOKVILLE, IN)
  • KNOLLS OF OXFORD (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OXFORD, OH)
  • LIBERTY NURSING CENTER OF OXFORD, LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OXFORD, OH)
  • OXFORD VIEW NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; OXFORD, OH)
  • CARING FIRST HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; W HARRISON, IN)
  • FMC - OF TALAWANDA (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; OXFORD, OH)

Amtrak station near Mount Carmel:

  • 17 miles: HAMILTON (M. L. KING BLVD AT HENRY ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Carmel:

  • Miami University-Oxford (about 11 miles; Oxford, OH; Full-time enrollment: 17,670)
  • Miami University-Hamilton (about 17 miles; Hamilton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,906)
  • College of Mount St Joseph (about 26 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (about 26 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 8,757)
  • University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (about 28 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 28,747)
  • Xavier University (about 28 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 6,143)
  • University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash College (about 29 miles; Blue Ash, OH; FT enrollment: 3,711)

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Notable location: Drewersburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 88.7. This is about average.

City:

88.7
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.44. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.44
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.1%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.9%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Mount Carmel compared to Indiana state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Indiana average:

11.1

Mount Carmel travel time to work - commute Mount Carmel mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (38%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Wood (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mount Carmel town (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,7437
Mainline Protestant2,49915
Evangelical Protestant2,39120
Other4-
None13,450-
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: 12
Franklin County:

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

28.6%
Indiana:

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

13.0%
State:

14.3%
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 0$0 1$170
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$408
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,224
Totals for Government 0$0 6$1,802

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,708 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Hamilton County, OH  0.60% ($41,667 average AGI)
from Ripley County, IN  0.55% ($32,420)
from Decatur County, IN  0.42% ($28,395)


5.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.57%
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 Hamilton County, OH  0.74% ($29,985 average AGI)
to Ripley County, IN  0.62% ($30,825)
to Dearborn County, IN  0.51% ($33,553)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Carmel:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCNW (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FAIRFIELD, OH)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKY (1360 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCIN (1480 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • WBOB (1160 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, KY; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WONE (980 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Carmel:

  • WOXY (97.7 FM; OXFORD, OH; Owner: BALOGH BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMUB (88.5 FM; OXFORD, OH; Owner: THE PRES.& TRUSTEES OF MIAMI UNIV.)
  • WMOJ (94.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WNLT (104.3 FM; HARRISON, OH; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WGRR (103.5 FM; HAMILTON, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJYC (90.1 FM; DELHI HILLS, OH; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WRRM (98.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WRRM LICO, INC)
  • WOFX-FM (92.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUBE-FM (105.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGUC (90.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CINCINNATI CLASSICAL PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBN (102.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVMX (94.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKRQ (101.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKFS (107.1 FM; MILFORD, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHSS (89.5 FM; HAMILTON, OH; Owner: HAMILTON SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WYGY (96.5 FM; LEBANON, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WAKW (93.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WVXU (91.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WHKO (99.1 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIFE (100.3 FM; CONNERSVILLE, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Carmel:

  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKOI (Channel 43; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WLWT (Channel 5; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC)
  • WCPO-TV (Channel 9; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXIX-TV (Channel 19; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WSTR-TV (Channel 64; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WSTR LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCET (Channel 48; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: THE GREATER CINCINNATI TV EDUC'L. FOUNDATION)
  • WKRC-TV (Channel 12; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS CO.)
  • WHIO-TV (Channel 7; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WHIO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDTN (Channel 2; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WDTN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBQC-CA (Channel 25; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WOTH-LP (Channel 35; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WPTD (Channel 16; DAYTON, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TV, INC.)
  • WKEF (Channel 22; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WKEF LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WRGT-TV (Channel 45; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WRGT LICENSEE, LLC)

Mount Carmel fatal accident list:

Aug 10, 2013 01:50 AM, Sr-252, Lat: 39.39266, Lon: -84.81965, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 11, 2012 09:26 AM, Sr-252 W, Lat: 39.40771, Lon: -84.89118, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 27, 2011 11:04 PM, Carolina Trace, Lat: 39.31524, Lon: -84.82308, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 6.4 Km South Of Raymond Road (Lat: 39.431944 Lon: -84.845556), Type: 74.0, Overall height: 68.5 m
    Registrant: 4048104021, Cheeks@atlml1.Att.Com, 1200 PEACHTREE ST FLOC 16N06

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 6000 Graf Rd (Lat: 39.345333 Lon: -84.921333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 30 m, Call Sign: WPKD468
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/1997, Expiration Date: 01/25/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/11/2002, Certifier: Joel E Blasdel
    Registrant: Utc Service Corporation, 1140 Connecticut Ave Nw Ste 1110, Washington, DC 20036, Fax: (202) 331-7639

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Gibson Gen, Gibson Power Generating Sta S Side Of Sr 64 4 Mi Se Of (Lat: 38.371139 Lon: -87.766139), Type: Building, Structure height: 30.2 m, Overall height: 34.7 m, Call Sign: WSJ47
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/03/2012, Expiration Date: 06/23/2022, Certifier: Richard A Donaldson
    Registrant: Duke Energy Business Services, LLC, 401 South College Street, Charlotte, NC 28201, Phone: (704) 382-4576, Email:

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