Muncie, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 68,625 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.8%
 
Males: 33,063  (48.2%)
Females: 35,562  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

28.0 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 47302, 47304, 47305, 47306.

Muncie Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $30,555 (it was $26,613 in 2000)
Muncie:

$30,555
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,353 (it was $15,814 in 2000)

Muncie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $72,100 (it was $57,100 in 2000)
Muncie:

$72,100
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $110,213; detached houses: $110,904; townhouses or other attached units: $153,506; in 2-unit structures: $645,053; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $132,646; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,156; mobile homes: $80,070

Median gross rent in 2017: $692.

March 2019 cost of living index in Muncie: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.7%
(28.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.8% for Black residents, 37.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 79.7% for American Indian residents, 6.8% for other race residents, 54.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Muncie, IN (2017)
    • 57,06581.1%White alone
    • 6,6629.5%Black alone
    • 3,3554.8%Two or more races
    • 2,0462.9%Hispanic
    • 1,1271.6%Asian alone
    • 910.1%American Indian alone
    • 880.1%Other race alone
    • 210.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 195 registered sex offenders living in Muncie, Indiana as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Muncie is 359 to 1.


Crime rates in Muncie by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.5)
3
(4.5)
1
(1.5)
0
(0.0)
6
(9.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.4)
1
(1.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.8)
6
(8.6)
3
(4.4)
1
(1.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
74
(109.6)
45
(67.6)
50
(77.0)
30
(46.1)
44
(68.1)
22
(32.5)
42
(59.6)
9
(12.8)
29
(41.4)
37
(52.6)
29
(41.4)
38
(55.2)
40
(58.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
65
(96.2)
95
(142.6)
60
(92.4)
78
(119.8)
123
(190.3)
101
(149.1)
108
(153.3)
99
(140.8)
96
(137.0)
101
(143.6)
95
(135.6)
85
(123.5)
80
(116.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
174
(257.6)
197
(295.8)
264
(406.6)
241
(370.3)
214
(331.1)
121
(178.6)
362
(513.9)
149
(211.9)
163
(232.7)
137
(194.7)
122
(174.1)
120
(174.4)
98
(143.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
552
(817.3)
633
(950.4)
581
(894.9)
494
(759.0)
606
(937.5)
476
(702.7)
553
(785.0)
690
(981.5)
532
(759.4)
490
(696.5)
475
(677.9)
422
(613.2)
407
(595.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,059
(3,049)
2,315
(3,476)
1,932
(2,976)
2,003
(3,078)
1,804
(2,791)
1,432
(2,114)
1,701
(2,415)
2,041
(2,903)
2,321
(3,313)
2,232
(3,173)
2,083
(2,973)
1,794
(2,607)
1,434
(2,096)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
172
(254.7)
163
(244.7)
139
(214.1)
130
(199.7)
125
(193.4)
176
(259.8)
179
(254.1)
203
(288.8)
154
(219.8)
177
(251.6)
197
(281.2)
275
(399.6)
440
(643.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
38
(56.3)
37
(55.6)
52
(80.1)
43
(66.1)
36
(55.7)
28
(41.3)
33
(46.8)
35
(49.8)
24
(34.3)
9
(12.8)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)370.6390.2372.6339.1389.1261.0371.2305.7324.0325.6314.6304.0290.4

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City-data.com crime index in Muncie, IN

Crime rate in Muncie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 114 (100 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Indiana average:

1.42
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Ancestries: American (19.1%), German (15.2%), Irish (9.3%), English (7.0%), Scottish (2.2%), Italian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1865

Elevation: 952 feet

Land area: 24.2 square miles.

Population density: 2,838 people per square mile   (average).

Muncie, Indiana map

1,823 residents are foreign born (0.8% Asia, 0.7% Latin America, 0.3% Europe).

This city:

2.6%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $797 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $627 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (48.9 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (165.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Yorktown, IN (2.3 miles ),
Selma, IN (2.5 miles ),
Parker City, IN (3.1 miles ),
Springport, IN (3.2 miles),
Gaston, IN (3.2 miles ),
Eaton, IN (3.2 miles ),
Daleville, IN (3.2 miles ),
Albany, IN (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 85.39 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,411 (+13.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 21,935 (69.5%)

Area code: 765

Distribution of median household income in Muncie, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Muncie, IN in 2017
Muncie satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 48 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 1998: 49 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 1999: 65 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2000: 41 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 2001: 58 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2002: 48 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2003: 32 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2005: 76 buildings, average cost: $69,900
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2008: 32 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $65,800
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 2011: 40 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $192,800
  • 2016: 17 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $79,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Muncie, IN residents
Average permit cost in Muncie, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Indiana:

3.9%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Muncie, IN
Historical housing units in Muncie, IN
Most common industries in Muncie, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (15.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.4%)
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Muncie, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.0%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)

Average climate in Muncie, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Muncie, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.1. This is about average.

City:

76.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Muncie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Muncie city center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 15.1 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Muncie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% 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 179.9 miles away from Muncie 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 157.8 miles away from Muncie 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 163.6 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 58.6 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 199.4 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) earthquake occurred 177.2 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 Delaware County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Muncie topographic map

Main business address for: FIRST MERCHANTS CORP (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), MUTUALFIRST FINANCIAL INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals in Muncie:

  • CARDINAL SERVICE MGMT, INC (201 N MANNGROVE DR)
  • CARDINAL SERVICE MGMT, INC (4312 W HUMMINGBIRD WAY)
  • HILLCROFT SERVICES INC (423 E BERKLEY AVE)
  • HILLCROFT SERVICES INC (1803 N ELM STREET)
  • HILLCROFT SERVICES INC (321 S MARTIN ST)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH BALL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 2401 UNIVERSITY AVE)
  • RENAISSANCE SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (3400 W COMMUNITY DRIVE)
  • VOCA CORPORATION OF INDIANA (4516 W WALDEN DRIVE)
  • VOCA CORPORATION OF INDIANA (228 N VINE ST)
  • VOCA CORPORATION OF INDIANA (3715 W GODMAN)

Airports and heliports located in Muncie:

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College/University in Muncie:

  • Ball State University (Full-time enrollment: 20,254; Location: 2000 University Ave; Public; Website: www.bsu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Muncie:

  • Anderson University (about 16 miles; Anderson, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,378)
  • Taylor University (about 20 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 27 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Indiana University-East (about 35 miles; Richmond, IN; FT enrollment: 2,867)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 44 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 48 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Butler University (about 49 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)

Public high schools in Muncie:

Private high school in Muncie:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Muncie:

Private elementary/middle schools in Muncie:

  • ST MARY SCHOOL (Students: 163, Location: 2301 W GILBERT ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST LAWRENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 102, Location: 2801 E 16TH ST, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Muncie

Library in Muncie:

  • MUNCIE-CENTER TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,929,158; Location: 2005 SOUTH HIGH STREET; 271,810 books; 700 e-books; 22,400 audio materials; 34,171 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases; 334 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Add to High Schools: Burris Laboratory School (K-12) Add to rivers: White River (by far the largest, most significant river) Add to city Parks: Prairie Creek (the largest, most used city park)
  • Muncie also has the zip code 47306
  • A notable citizen of Muncie was Allen Frazier Leavell, Muncie Central. He played for the Houston Rockets for 10 years. added by lenee
  • Downtown Muncie official website: http://www.munciedowntown.com

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Muncie: Southway Plaza (A), John B And June M Scheumann Stadium (B), Muncie Fire Department (C), Renaissance Specialty Hospital of Central Indiana (D), Meridian Services (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Northwest Plaza Shopping Center (1), Muncie Mall (2), Northwest Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Muncie include: FIRST MERCHANTS CORP (A), MUTUALFIRST FINANCIAL INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Muncie include: Saint Pauls Church (A), Temple Church (B), Westside Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beech Grove Cemetery (1), Elm Ridge Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Phillips Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Truitt Ditch (A), Hamilton Ditch (B), Muncie Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Muncie include: Rose Park (1), Thomas Park (2), Guthrie Park (3), Westside Park (4), Cowing Park (5), McCullouch Park (6), McCulloch Park (7), Tuhey Park (8), Riverview Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Academy of Model Aeronautics - Offices- Museum Offices (5151 East Memorial Drive) (1), Ball State University - Museum of Art (2000 West University Avenue) (2), Delaware County Historical Society (Museums; 120 East Washington Street) (3), Ball State University (Museums; 2000 West University Avenue) (4), Muncie Children's Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 515 South High Street) (5), Minnetrista Cultural Center - General Offices (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1200 North Minnetrista Parkway) (6), Sultan's Castle Amusmt (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3501 North Granville Avenue) (7), Escapades Family Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 4241 West Williamsburg Boulevard) (8), Video Services (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1520 South High Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Ball State University (2000 West University Avenue) (1), Bestway Inn (4000 North Broadway Avenue) (2), Days Inn Muncie (3509 North Everbrook Lane) (3), Radisson Hotel Roberts (420 South High Street) (4), Lees Inn & Suites Muncie (3302 North Everbrook Lane) (5), Fairfield Inn of Muncie (4011 West Bethel Avenue) (6), Best Western Muncie (3011 West Bethel Avenue) (7), Amerihost Inn - Muncie (3011 W Bethel Ave) (8), Charlie's Bar & Grill (3400 South Madison Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Delaware County Offices - Juvenile Court (3600 West Kilgore Avenue) (1), Delaware County Offices - Court- Court Administrator (100 West Washington Street) (2), Delaware County Offices - Court- Circuit Court V- Judge Lennington W (100 West Washington Street) (3), Delaware County Offices - Community Corrections- Court Substance Abuse Program-Dcc (115 South Walnut Street) (4), Delaware County Offices - Court- Circuit Court Iv (100 West Washington Street) (5), Delaware County Offices - Court- Circuit Court I (100 West Washington Street) (6), Muncie City - City Court (300 North High Street) (7), Delaware County Offices - Title Iv-D Support Court (100 West Main Street Rm 103) (8), Delaware County Offices - Court- Circuit Court Ii- Judge Dailey Richa (100 West Washington Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Maurice Douglass - Football player, Matt Painter - Basketball player-coach, Jack Beeson - Composer, Doug Wead - Writer, Frank Thomas (American football) - College football player, Adam Lind - Baseball player, Mary Jane Croft - Actress, Mike DeBord - Football coach, Ray Boltz - Singer-songwriter, Benjamin Victor Cohen - Politician.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Muncie and their reported violations in the past:

PRAIRIE CREEK WEST CAMPGROUND (Population served: 308, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
PRAIRIE CREEK PARK BEACH AREA (Population served: 308, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
DELAWARE ACRES MHC (Population served: 305, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2006), St Boil Water Order (JUN-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2009)
SHAWNEE HEIGHTS BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 247, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
COUNTRY ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-08-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2013)
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In JAN-01-2001, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2001), St Other (JUL-27-2001), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-04-2002), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-25-2002), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-21-2006 to SEP-06-2007)
RIVERVIEW UNITED BAPTIST (Population served: 91, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PRAIRIE CREEK GARAGE AREA (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SILER ADDITION WAY (Population served: 33, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • PLEASANT GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

50.2%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.1%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Muncie in 2010:

  • 6,798 people in college/university student housing
  • 744 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 297 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 192 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 173 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 157 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 60 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 56 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Muncie in 2000:

  • 5,043 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 574 people in nursing homes
  • 169 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 158 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 109 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 104 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 26 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Arenas or stadiums:

  • John E. Worthen Arena. Ball State University.
  • Worthen Arena. Ball State University.

Banks with branches in Muncie (2011 data):

  • First Merchants Bank National Association: 9 branches. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $4,154.9 mil, Deposits: $3,154.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 89 total offices, Holding Company: First Merchants Corporation
  • MutualBank: 7 branches. Info updated 2012/01/19: Bank assets: $1,424.6 mil, Deposits: $1,167.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 32 total offices
  • Old National Bank: Muncie Southside Branch, Medical Pavilion Branch, West Jackson Street Branch, Mcgalliard Road Branch, Muncie Branch, Morrison Road Branch. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $8,467.9 mil, Deposits: $6,653.1 mil, headquarters in Evansville, IN, positive income, 195 total offices, Holding Company: Old National Bancorp
  • STAR Financial Bank: Broadway Branch, Jackson Street Branch, Muncie South Branch, High Street Branch, Everbrook/Mcgalliard Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,622.5 mil, Deposits: $1,346.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Star Financial Group, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Tillotson Square Branch, Southway Plaza Branch, Northwest Plaza Shopping Center Bran, Lyndenbrook Place Branch, Muncie Main Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Flagstar Bank, FSB: Muncie Branch at 4801 West Clara Lane, branch established on 2001/09/26. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $13,623.5 mil, Deposits: $7,802.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • Woodforest National Bank: Muncie In Walmart Branch at 1501 East 29th Street, branch established on 2008/09/22. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)

For population 15 years and over in Muncie:

Marital status in Muncie, IN
  • Never married: 48.0%
  • Now married: 31.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

For population 25 years and over in Muncie:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Indiana average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Muncie
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Muncie, IN (based on Delaware County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,04298
Mainline Protestant9,87640
Catholic4,1713
Other1,9927
Black Protestant1,7419
None82,849-
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: 15
Delaware County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Delaware County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Delaware County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Delaware County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Delaware County:

6.77 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

10.0%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.3%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Delaware County:

11.9%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.9%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Muncie:

44.5%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Muncie:

21.0%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Muncie:

12.2%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Muncie:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

30.9%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

55.4%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Muncie:

79.0%
State:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Muncie, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 109$436,265$48,0290$0
Police Protection - Officers 100$424,955$50,9950$0
Transit 70$261,826$44,88410$20,580
Sewerage 62$232,593$45,0180$0
Other Government Administration 37$132,771$43,0610$0
Solid Waste Management 35$125,340$42,9747$8,330
Other and Unallocable 32$113,389$42,5210$0
Streets and Highways 20$68,151$40,8913$3,306
Parks and Recreation 16$46,037$34,52810$10,549
Water Supply 14$55,669$47,7161$576
Police - Other 8$21,401$32,10229$12,540
Judicial and Legal 6$5,669$11,3380$0
Financial Administration 5$15,099$36,2380$0
Health 5$14,599$35,0389$9,092
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$10,416$41,6641$1,240
Fire - Other 1$2,644$31,7280$0
Totals for Government 523$1,966,824$45,12870$66,213

Muncie government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $7,071,000 ($103.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $136,000 ($1.98)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $22,130,000 ($322.48)
    General - Other: $13,542,000 ($197.33)
    Police Protection: $10,891,000 ($158.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,072,000 ($146.77)
    Transit Utilities: $7,843,000 ($114.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,909,000 ($86.11)
    Regular Highways: $4,680,000 ($68.20)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,818,000 ($41.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,627,000 ($23.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,606,000 ($23.40)
    Financial Administration: $692,000 ($10.08)
    Central Staff Services: $604,000 ($8.80)
    Health - Other: $536,000 ($7.81)
    General Public Buildings: $476,000 ($6.94)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $431,000 ($6.28)
    Parking Facilities: $93,000 ($1.36)
    Corrections - Other: $13,000 ($0.19)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,240,000 ($18.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $776,000 ($11.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $548,000 ($7.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $539,000 ($7.85)
    Police Protection: $121,000 ($1.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000 ($0.61)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $15,000 ($0.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($0.07)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,859,000 ($41.66)

Muncie government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,511,000 ($226.03)
    Other: $1,357,000 ($19.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $276,000 ($4.02)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $121,000 ($1.76)
    Parking Facilities: $43,000 ($0.63)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $1,476,000 ($21.51)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,256,000 ($18.30)
    Other: $169,000 ($2.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,156,000 ($16.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,158,000 ($31.45)
    Fines and Forfeits: $497,000 ($7.24)
    General Revenue - Other: $234,000 ($3.41)
    Donations From Private Sources: $141,000 ($2.05)
    Sale of Property: $128,000 ($1.87)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $218,000 ($3.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,778,000 ($98.77)
    Highways: $2,088,000 ($30.43)
    General Local Government Support: $1,757,000 ($25.60)
    Transit Utilities: $1,403,000 ($20.44)
  • Tax - Property: $28,573,000 ($416.36)
    Individual Income: $4,763,000 ($69.41)
    Public Utilities Sales: $468,000 ($6.82)
    Other License: $332,000 ($4.84)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $227,000 ($3.31)

Muncie government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $57,792,000 ($842.14)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $51,750,000 ($754.10)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,042,000 ($88.04)

Muncie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $22,263,000 ($324.42)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,895,000 ($697.92)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,275,000 ($76.87)

5.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Madison County, IN  0.70% ($30,173 average AGI)
from Marion County, IN  0.40% ($31,381)
from Randolph County, IN  0.31% ($38,127)


6.42% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,493 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Indiana average:

6.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, IN  0.76% ($35,386 average AGI)
to Madison County, IN  0.75% ($35,954)
to Hamilton County, IN  0.38% ($63,662)
Businesses in Muncie, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI2LensCrafters1
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts3Long John Silver's1
Aeropostale1Lowe's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's1
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's3MasterBrand Cabinets8
AutoZone2Maurices1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's4
Bath & Body Works1Meijer1
Best Western1Menards1
Blockbuster1Motherhood Maternity1
Buffalo Wild Wings1New Balance1
Burger King3Nike3
CVS4Olive Garden1
Carson Pirie Scott1Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Catherines1Pac Sun1
Charlotte Russe1Panera Bread1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza2
Chick-Fil-A1Payless2
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske1
Comfort Inn1PetSmart1
Dairy Queen3Pizza Hut3
Days Inn1Plato's Closet1
Deb1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Decora Cabinetry2Quiznos1
Discount Tire1RadioShack3
Domino's Pizza1Red Lobster1
Dressbarn1Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx13Rue211
Finish Line1SAS Shoes2
Foot Locker1Sears3
Ford1Shoe Carnival1
GNC2Spencer Gifts1
GameStop2Sprint Nextel1
Gap1Staples1
Goodwill1Starbucks3
H&R Block4Steak 'n Shake1
Haworth1Subway9
Hilton1Super 81
Hobby Lobby1T-Mobile6
Holiday Inn1T.J.Maxx1
Honda1Taco Bell3
Hot Topic1Target1
Hyundai1Toyota1
IHOP1Toys"R"Us1
JCPenney1U-Haul3
Jamba Juice1UPS21
Jimmy John's2Vans2
Jones New York4Verizon Wireless2
Journeys1Victoria's Secret1
KFC3Volkswagen1
Kincaid1Walgreens4
Kmart1Walmart2
Kohl's1Wendy's3
La-Z-Boy1Wet Seal1
Lane Bryant1YMCA4
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Muncie:

  • WXFN (1340 AM; 1 kW; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, 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)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLHN (990 AM; 0 kW; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS RADIO SERVICE)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBU (1240 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Muncie:

  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W291AH (106.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDS (90.5 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: DELAWARE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WWHI (91.3 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS)
  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WBSH (91.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Muncie:

  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMUN-LP (Channel 26; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: FULL GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP, MUNCIE IND.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Muncie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 120Number of bridges
  • 1,047ft / 319mTotal length
  • $13,904,000Total costs
  • 618,464Total average daily traffic
  • 42,332Total average daily truck traffic
  • 647,155Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Muncie, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 81930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 171960-1969
  • 621970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 101990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Muncie, IN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Muncie)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 379 (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 Muncie, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 12 (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: 389 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Muncie)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Muncie)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 62 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED169$77,090123$74,993398$80,39543$24,0675$1,234,80069$52,6436$51,985
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$78,7028$148,08648$67,8319$29,0110$06$71,7281$18,140
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$72,12932$44,101220$79,53547$15,4091$60,00019$45,76811$43,635
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$80,8799$67,966148$80,6103$29,3700$019$67,5892$70,825
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$64,3272$44,31027$100,4700$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed mortgage data for all 22 tracts in Muncie, IN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$103,29012$109,1600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$68,62012$77,5412$42,980
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$96,5728$102,7290$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$77,0004$117,9630$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$79,0800$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Muncie, IN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Muncie, IN - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 370. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 586 took place in 2004, and the least - 48 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Muncie, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (45.2%), and Structure Fires (35.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Muncie, IN
    • 2,68145.2%Outside Fires
    • 2,09735.4%Structure Fires
    • 76412.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 3866.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Muncie, IN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Muncie, Indiana:

  • America's Best Value Inn, 3400 S Madison St, Muncie, Indiana 47302 , Phone: (765) 288-1911, Fax: (765) 282-9458
  • The Roberts Hotel, 420 S High St, Muncie, Indiana 47305 , Phone: (800) 213-9323, Fax: (765) 747-0067
  • Days In-muncie/ball State, 3509 N Everbrook Ln, Muncie, Indiana 47304 , Phone: (765) 288-2311, Fax: (765) 288-2311
  • Super 8 Motel, 3601 W Fox RDG Ln, Muncie, Indiana 47304 , Phone: (765) 286-4333, Fax: (765) 286-4333
  • Baymont Inn, 3400 N Chadam Ln, Muncie, Indiana 47304 , Phone: (765) 284-4200, Fax: (765) 284-4200
  • Hampton Inn And Suites, 4220 W Bethel Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47304 , Phone: (765) 288-8500, Fax: (765) 288-8505
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 3400 N Marleon Dr, Muncie, Indiana 47304 , Phone: (765) 587-0294, Fax: (765) 587-0298
  • Courtyard Muncie at Horizon Convention Center, 601 S High St, Muncie, Indiana 47305 , Phone: (765) 287-8550, Fax: (765) 287-8560
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Muncie, Indiana
Most common first names in Muncie, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary82979.4 years
William72172.8 years
Robert66070.6 years
John61273.5 years
James58571.0 years
Charles58473.0 years
George33875.0 years
Helen28780.3 years
Dorothy25777.7 years
Ruth25080.2 years
Most common last names in Muncie, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith41174.0 years
Jones26274.9 years
Miller25976.0 years
Brown24772.8 years
Davis24474.3 years
Johnson22773.5 years
Williams20774.5 years
Wilson14074.4 years
Moore13077.0 years
Clark12777.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Muncie, IN
  • 83.2%Utility gas
  • 14.4%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Muncie, IN
  • 55.5%Utility gas
  • 41.8%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Muncie compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Muncie on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 50,000+"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2011 to 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the largest decrease or smallest increase in household income from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: educational services (population 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage population decreases in the 1990s) (population 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: accommodation and food services (population 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
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Total of 157 patent applications in 2008-2020.