For population 25 years and over in Redkey:
For population 15 years and over in Redkey town:
33 residents are foreign born ().
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $481 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (16.5 miles , pop. 67,430).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (50.4 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (167.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dunkirk, IN (1.9 miles ), Albany, IN (2.4 miles ), Ridgeville, IN (2.8 miles ), Pennville, IN (3.2 miles ), Eaton, IN (3.3 miles ), Portland, IN (3.3 miles ), Farmland, IN (3.3 miles ), Parker City, IN (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 40.35 N, Longitude: 85.15 W
Area code: 765
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+3.0%).
Work and jobs in Redkey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Redkey, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Redkey-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 200% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Redkey town center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 18.4 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Redkey-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 90% 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 43.1 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 62.4 miles away from Redkey center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.0 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 97.0 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 17.5 miles away from Redkey center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jay County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Redkey:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Redkey:
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Public elementary/middle school in Redkey:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Redkey and their reported violations in the past:PORTLAND CONG. OF JEHOVAHS WITNESS (Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.9%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Redkey compared to Indiana state average:
Banks with branches in Redkey (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Redkey (based on Jay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.14%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,419 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,604 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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Redkey fatal accident list:
Dec 6, 2008 11:20 AM, Sr-67, Cr-700, Lat: 40.543547, Lon: -84.849128, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 2006 06:35 AM, Sr-1, Cr- 400, Lat: 40.379742, Lon: -85.150317, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 2, 2005 02:35 AM, Sr-1, Sherman St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 5, 2004 07:05 AM, Sr-67, Cr-600, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $320,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,282
Total average daily truck traffic: 840
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 17,275
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Redkey)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Redkey)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.