Pendleton, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 4,287 (84% urban, 16% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.7%
Males: 1,977  (46.1%)
Females: 2,310  (53.9%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 46064.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,112 (it was $46,204 in 2000)
Pendleton:

$51,112
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,201 (it was $20,074 in 2000)

Pendleton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $133,050 (it was $113,700 in 2000)
Pendleton:

$133,050
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $187,735; detached houses: $188,496; townhouses or other attached units: $225,218; mobile homes: $41,426

Median gross rent in 2017: $818.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pendleton: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.2%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.0% for Black residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pendleton, IN (2010)
    • 4,08396.0%White alone
    • 431.0%Black alone
    • 421.0%Hispanic
    • 340.8%Asian alone
    • 350.8%Two or more races
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.07%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 53 registered sex offenders living in Pendleton, Indiana as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pendleton is 81 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (23.9%), American (21.1%), English (13.9%), Irish (9.2%), Dutch (5.3%), Polish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 6.71 square miles.

Population density: 639 people per square mile   (low).

Pendleton, Indiana map

10 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,195 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,372 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anderson, IN (7.6 miles , pop. 59,734).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (25.8 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (162.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ingalls, IN (2.1 miles ),
Edgewood, IN (2.6 miles ),
Lapel, IN (2.6 miles ),
Markleville, IN (2.7 miles ),
Fortville, IN (2.7 miles ),
River Forest, IN (2.7 miles),
Anderson, IN (2.7 miles ),
Woodlawn Heights, IN (2.9 miles)

Latitude: 40.00 N, Longitude: 85.75 W

Area code: 765

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2004: 50 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2005: 37 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2006: 33 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $192,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $203,300
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $203,300
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $224,700
  • 2015: 11 buildings, average cost: $181,500
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $181,500
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $181,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Pendleton, IN residents
Average permit cost in Pendleton, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Indiana:

3.9%
Most common industries in Pendleton, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (16.6%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (23.0%)
  • Construction (13.0%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Pendleton, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Electricians (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.5%)
  • Electricians (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
  • Woodworkers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (9.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (6.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.6%)

Average climate in Pendleton, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pendleton, Indiana average temperatures Pendleton, Indiana average precipitation Pendleton, Indiana humidity Pendleton, Indiana wind speed Pendleton, Indiana snowfall Pendleton, Indiana sunshine Pendleton, Indiana clear and cloudy days

Pendleton, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.267. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.267
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.19. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.19
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.429. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.429
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.57
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00840. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00840
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Pendleton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Pendleton town center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/11/1998, a category F4 tornado 12.7 miles away from the town center injured 4 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pendleton-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 157.0 miles away from Pendleton 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 157.6 miles away from Pendleton 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 140.5 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 177.2 miles away from Pendleton center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.5 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 154.3 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 Madison County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pendleton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pendleton:

  • RAWLINS HOUSE HEALTH AND LIVING COMMUNITY (300 J H WALKER DR)
  • RAWLINS HOUSE INC (300 J H WALKER DRIVE, PO BOX 119)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pendleton:

  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE ALTERNAT (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)
  • INDIANA HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)
  • ABIDING AT HOME HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)
  • COUNTRYSIDE MANOR HEALTH AND LIVING COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)
  • ANDERSON CENTER OF ST JOHNS (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)
  • SAINT JOHN'S HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)
  • ST VINCENT ANDERSON REGIONAL HOSPITAL INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ANDERSON, IN)

Airports located in Pendleton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pendleton:

  • Anderson University (about 9 miles; Anderson, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,378)
  • Ball State University (about 23 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • Butler University (about 26 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 26 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 26 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 27 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)
  • American College of Education (about 28 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)

Public high schools in Pendleton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Pendleton:

See full list of schools located in Pendleton

Library in Pendleton:

  • PENDLETON COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $727,348; Location: 595 EAST WATER STREET; 73,089 books; 4,037 audio materials; 5,035 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 172 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Ace Airpark and Providence Jr-Sr High School no longer exist.

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Pendleton Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Grovelawn Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Prairie Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Pendleton: Falls Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Pendleton Town Court (550 North Pendleton Avenue), Indiana State - Bureau Of Motor Vehicles- Pendleton (753 East Water Street).

Birthplace of: Walter Dorwin Teague - Architect, John S. Allen - University professor, William Walker (US actor) - Actor, Don Hankins - Baseball player.

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.8%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.2%
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: 0.1% of all households
89 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
126 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Pendleton (2011 data):

  • First Merchants Bank National Association: Pendleton Branch at 100 E State St, branch established on 1995/03/08; Heritage Branch at 3055 W Us Hwy 36w, branch established on 2005/06/27. Info updated 2012/02/13: Bank assets: $4,154.9 mil, Deposits: $3,154.7 mil, headquarters in Muncie, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 89 total offices, Holding Company: First Merchants Corporation
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Pendleton Branch at 115 West State Street, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • STAR Financial Bank: Pendleton Branch at 7180 State Road 67, branch established on 1995/07/31. 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.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Pendleton Branch at 228 South Pendleton Avenue, branch established on 1988/09/19. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Citizens State Bank of New Castle, Indiana: Pendleton Branch at 129 South Pendleton Avenue, branch established on 2008/07/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $259.3 mil, Deposits: $232.0 mil, headquarters in New Castle, IN, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Town Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Pendleton:

Marital status in Pendleton, IN
  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Pendleton:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pendleton, IN (based on Madison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,695121
Mainline Protestant13,62451
Catholic7,8674
Other93410
Black Protestant5045
None83,012-
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: 21
Madison County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Madison County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
This county:

4.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
This county:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Madison County:

10.2%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

30.4%
Indiana:

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

13.2%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.7%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.1%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Pendleton:

28.3
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pendleton:

19.5%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.0%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pendleton:

6.7
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

27.7%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Pendleton:

55.6%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.2%
State:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pendleton, IN Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 7$27,606$47,3250$0
Water Supply 4$14,820$44,4600$0
Streets and Highways 4$12,965$38,8950$0
Other Government Administration 4$16,611$49,83314$4,977
Electric Power 4$19,807$59,4210$0
Parks and Recreation 3$10,631$42,5245$7,706
Other and Unallocable 2$9,092$54,5523$2,741
Financial Administration 2$7,451$44,7061$2,250
Judicial and Legal 2$6,131$36,7865$3,217
Health 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 36$7,808
Police - Other 0$0 2$2,854
Totals for Government 32$125,114$46,91866$31,553

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,934,000 ($1617.45)
    Police Protection: $857,000 ($199.91)
    Water Utilities: $690,000 ($160.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $668,000 ($155.82)
    Regular Highways: $384,000 ($89.57)
    Financial Administration: $192,000 ($44.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $182,000 ($42.45)
    Central Staff Services: $162,000 ($37.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $49,000 ($11.43)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $135,000 ($31.49)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $179,000 ($41.75)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $59,000 ($13.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($1.63)

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

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $427,000 ($99.60)
    Other: $177,000 ($41.29)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $53,000 ($12.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($2.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $159,000 ($37.09)
    Donations From Private Sources: $131,000 ($30.56)
    Fines and Forfeits: $50,000 ($11.66)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($5.60)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $8,395,000 ($1958.25)
    Water Utilities: $989,000 ($230.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,375,000 ($320.74)
    Highways: $213,000 ($49.69)
  • Tax - Property: $1,707,000 ($398.18)
    Individual Income: $593,000 ($138.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000 ($15.63)
    Other License: $14,000 ($3.27)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,933,000 ($2083.74)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,394,000 ($1258.22)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,625,000 ($1078.84)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,086,000 ($253.32)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,201,000 ($979.94)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,607,000 ($841.38)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $557,000 ($129.93)

5.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,918 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
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 Hamilton County, IN  0.84% ($51,652 average AGI)
from Marion County, IN  0.76% ($36,354)
from Delaware County, IN  0.62% ($35,954)


5.40% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,142 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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  0.81% ($33,571 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, IN  0.75% ($53,881)
to Delaware County, IN  0.57% ($30,173)
Businesses in Pendleton, IN
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
DHL1Subway2
Dairy Queen1True Value1
FedEx2UPS3
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Hardee's1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pendleton:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGNR (1470 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WHBU (1240 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pendleton:

  • WEEM (91.7 FM; PENDLETON, IN; Owner: SOUTH MADISON COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WGLD (104.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC)
  • WKWH-FM (94.3 FM; RUSHVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pendleton:

  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMUN-LP (Channel 26; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: FULL GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP, MUNCIE IND.)
Pendleton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Pendleton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 318ft / 97.1mTotal length
  • $1,490,000Total costs
  • 242,368Total average daily traffic
  • 43,259Total average daily truck traffic
  • 187,660Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pendleton, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 141960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pendleton, IN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pendleton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Pendleton, IN)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • PENDLETON A004, Rd 625 W & 1/2 Mi N Rd 300 (Lat: 40.018333 Lon: -85.792222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WMT772,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2163.60 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/21/2008, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:
  • PENDLETON, 7832 S Cr 650 W (Lat: 39.991111 Lon: -85.793611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQIJ356,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2018, Expiration Date: 02/26/2028, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • IN03XC802, I69 & Sr 38 (Lat: 40.019639 Lon: -85.792306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQXH603,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19480.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2016, Expiration Date: 03/08/2026, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2017, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PENDLETON, 203 S Heritage Way (Lat: 40.000500 Lon: -85.762361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.6 m, Call Sign: WQYC657, Licensee ID: L00008744,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2016, Expiration Date: 08/17/2026, Certifier: Dan Dykes, Registrant: County Of Madison, 16 E 9th Street, Anderson, IN 46016, Phone: (765) 635-2118, Email:
  • PENDLETON, 9022 S St Rd 67 (Lat: 39.972528 Lon: -85.770528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: KSJ25,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2018, Expiration Date: 11/18/2028, Registrant: State Of (Ipsc) Indiana, Igcn - Rm N340 - 100 North Senate Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204, Phone: (317) 234-6513, Fax: (317) 234-6514, Email:
  • PENDLETON, 1.7 Mi Se Of (Lat: 39.983083 Lon: -85.711361), Overall height: 86.3 m, Call Sign: WHE627,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.80 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.80 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/29/1997, Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services Inc, 2270 Lakeside Dr, Richardson, TX 75082

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pendleton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pendleton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$126,89422$117,054121$126,8282$97,6855$88,284
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$166,3503$141,7807$124,8240$01$55,860
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$130,6622$113,47529$170,0402$24,6900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$123,6951$95,51024$135,2610$01$57,860
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$129,6802$143,2150$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00 , 0116.00, 0117.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$129,2195$162,632
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$269,1702$108,595
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$167,5732$108,730
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$138,2900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00 , 0116.00, 0117.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pendleton, IN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pendleton, 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 fire incidents per year is 36. The highest number of reported fires - 67 took place in 2003, and the least - 1 in 2014. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pendleton, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (42.0%), and Structure Fires (40.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pendleton, IN
    • 24042.0%Outside Fires
    • 23440.9%Structure Fires
    • 8915.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 91.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pendleton, IN
Most common first names in Pendleton, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert6872.2 years
Mary6580.6 years
William5074.4 years
John4469.8 years
James4370.3 years
Charles3777.4 years
Helen2582.4 years
George2375.7 years
Ruth2281.0 years
Donald2270.4 years
Most common last names in Pendleton, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3277.1 years
Jones2376.2 years
Brown2179.4 years
Johnson1668.1 years
Myers1679.0 years
Moore1474.0 years
Thomas1382.2 years
Miller1383.5 years
Wilson1280.3 years
Jackson1281.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pendleton, IN
  • 80.6%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 5.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pendleton, IN
  • 55.7%Utility gas
  • 38.8%Electricity
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pendleton compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 17 pilots and 15 other airmen in this city.
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