For population 25 years and over in Mount Carmel:
For population 15 years and over in Mount Carmel town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $500 (0.7%)
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
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-8.6%).
Average climate in Mount Carmel, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mount Carmel-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 185% 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 significantly below Indiana state average. It is 96% 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 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from Mount Carmel 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 50.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from Mount Carmel center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Carmel:
Amtrak station near Mount Carmel:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Carmel:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 33.5%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Mount Carmel compared to Indiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mount Carmel town (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.56% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,194 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:
5.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,041 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Carmel:
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Mount Carmel fatal accident list:
Sep 27, 2011 11:04 PM, Carolina Trace, Lat: 39.31523611, Lon: -84.82307778, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1