For population 25 years and over in Ridgeville:
For population 15 years and over in Ridgeville town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $570 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (20.1 miles , pop. 67,430).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (54.7 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (174.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Saratoga, IN (2.6 miles ), Redkey, IN (2.8 miles ), Winchester, IN (2.9 miles ), Farmland, IN (3.0 miles ), Portland, IN (3.2 miles ), Salamonia, IN (3.3 miles) , Albany, IN (3.3 miles ), Dunkirk, IN (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 40.29 N, Longitude: 85.03 W
Area code: 765
Population change in the 1990s: +47 (+5.9%).
Work and jobs in Ridgeville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ridgeville, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ridgeville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 192% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Ridgeville 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 25.7 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:Ridgeville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 89% 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 38.6 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 63.1 miles away from Ridgeville center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.3 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 15.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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).
Birthplace of: Wendell Meredith Stanley - Biochemist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Ridgeville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ridgeville:
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Public elementary/middle school in Ridgeville:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ridgeville and their reported violations in the past:RANDOLPH FRIENDS (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.2%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.7% 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)
Ridgeville compared to Indiana state average:
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Religion statistics for Ridgeville town (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:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ridgeville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Ridgeville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
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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Ridgeville fatal accident list:
Aug 28, 2008 08:00 PM, Camden Rd, Seventh St, Lat: 40.294878, Lon: -85.031347, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,491
Total average daily truck traffic: 129
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ridgeville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ridgeville, IN
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.