For population 25 years and over in Parker City:
For population 15 years and over in Parker City town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $630 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (9.8 miles , pop. 67,430).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (57.2 miles , pop. 781,870).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (172.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Selma, IN (1.9 miles ), Farmland, IN (2.0 miles ), Albany, IN (2.8 miles ), Blountsville, IN (3.0 miles) , Muncie, IN (3.1 miles ), Modoc, IN (3.3 miles ), Redkey, IN (3.4 miles ), Losantville, IN (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 85.20 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 765
Population change in the 1990s: +96 (+7.3%).
Work and jobs in Parker City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Parker City, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Parker City-area historical tornado activity is above Indiana state average. It is 211% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Parker City town 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 19.5 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Parker City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.0 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 51.9 miles away from Parker City center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.2 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 88.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.3 miles away from Parker City center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Randolph County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Parker City:
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Public high school in Parker City:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Parker City and their reported violations in the past:OAK GROVE UNITED METHODIST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:REHOBOTH UNITED METHODIST (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.4%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
71 people in nursing homes
Parker City compared to Indiana state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Parker City (based on Randolph County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.78%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Parker City government finances in 2002:
5.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,315 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:
6.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,440 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:
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Parker City fatal accident list:
Mar 24, 2005 11:02 AM, Jackson St, Third St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Parker City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Parker City, IN
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.