For population 25 years and over in North Vernon:
For population 15 years and over in North Vernon city:
63 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $789 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IN (49.6 miles , pop. 69,291).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (54.1 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (223.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Vernon, IN (1.3 miles ), Dupont, IN (3.2 miles ), Westport, IN (3.5 miles ), Elizabethtown, IN (3.7 miles ), Holton, IN (3.7 miles ), Seymour, IN (3.8 miles ), Jonesville, IN (3.8 miles ), Millhousen, IN (4.2 miles) .
Latitude: 39.00 N, Longitude: 85.63 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,678 (+41.8%)
Area code: 812
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in North Vernon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +150 (+2.4%).
Work and jobs in North Vernon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Vernon, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
North Vernon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 199% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the North Vernon city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:North Vernon-area historical earthquake activity is below Indiana state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city 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 41.7 miles away from North Vernon center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.3 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 68.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.5 miles away from North Vernon center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jennings County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Emil Huhn - Baseball player, Harry Smith (infielder) - Baseball player, Michael Varick - College football player (Middle Tenn. St. Blue Raiders).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in North Vernon and their reported violations in the past:JENNINGS WATER, INC. (Population served: 7169, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:HAYDEN WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 2395, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:BURNT PINES WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 900, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:HICKORY MANOR MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 250, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.2%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents, 12.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 54.3% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for North Vernon (based on Jennings County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.11%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
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6.23% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,026 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:
7.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,106 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of North Vernon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $4,055,000
Total average daily traffic: 29,352
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,462
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 42,370
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in North Vernon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in North Vernon, IN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in North Vernon)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in North Vernon)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.