For population 25 years and over in Roann:
For population 15 years and over in Roann town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $353 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (43.2 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (111.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Denver, IN (2.9 miles ), Wabash, IN (3.0 miles ), North Manchester, IN (3.2 miles ), Akron, IN (3.2 miles ), Macy, IN (3.4 miles ), Silver Lake, IN (3.4 miles ), Lagro, IN (3.4 miles ), Mexico, IN (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 40.91 N, Longitude: 85.92 W
Area code: 765
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -57 (-12.5%).
Work and jobs in Roann: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Roann, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Roann-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 197% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Roann town center killed one person and injured 31 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Roann-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 98% 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 85.4 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 91.3 miles away from Roann center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 82.9 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 64.3 miles away from Roann 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 Wabash County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.0%
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Roann compared to Indiana state average:
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Religion statistics for Roann (based on Wabash County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.40%
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 (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
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Roann government finances in 2002:
5.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,755 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,069 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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Roann fatal accident list:
Oct 31, 2008 11:41 AM, Cr-700, Cr-500, Lat: 40.896711, Lon: -85.924503, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.