Scottsburg, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 6,731 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.4%
 
Males: 3,251  (48.3%)
Females: 3,480  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47170.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,910 (it was $30,687 in 2000)
Scottsburg:

$37,910
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,436 (it was $16,552 in 2000)

Scottsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $98,815 (it was $70,600 in 2000)
Scottsburg:

$98,815
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $115,769; Detached houses: $126,024; Townhouses or other attached units: $206,914; Mobile homes: $45,288

Median gross rent in 2013: $693.

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  • Races in Scottsburg, IN (2010)

    Scottsburg races chart
    • 6,48896.2%White alone
    • 1241.8%Hispanic
    • 590.9%Asian alone
    • 310.5%Two or more races
    • 200.3%Black alone
    • 160.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.09%Other race alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Scottsburg: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (20.9%), United States (20.8%), Irish (11.9%), English (8.7%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 4.80 square miles.

Population density: 1,401 people per square mile   (low).

Scottsburg,IN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Scottsburg:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scottsburg city:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 19.3%

153 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

This city:

2.3%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Scottsburg, Indiana as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Scottsburg to the number of sex offenders is 277 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $634 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $810 (0.8%)

Scottsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (31.6 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (240.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Austin, IN (2.1 miles ), Little York, IN (2.6 miles) , Crothersville, IN (2.9 miles ), Henryville, IN (3.2 miles ), Deputy, IN (3.2 miles) , Kent, IN (3.6 miles) , Memphis, IN (3.7 miles ), New Washington, IN (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 38.69 N, Longitude: 85.78 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,658 (+24.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 941 (38.6%)

Area code: 812

Scottsburg household income distribution Scottsburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Scottsburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2102102224031
per 100,000 32.916.30.033.616.50.033.433.733.967.40.044.715.1
Robberies 1354281471835
per 100,000 16.549.082.667.233.0131.116.767.4118.716.8118.044.775.6
Assaults 15182836404319343837323122
per 100,000 247.0294.2462.8604.8659.3704.9317.6572.5644.5623.4471.9461.7332.6
Burglaries 42936969628083785460564945
per 100,000 691.51,520.11,140.51,159.31,021.91,311.51,387.51,313.4915.91,011.0825.8729.7680.4
Thefts 170264361409379350325279304275254271248
per 100,000 2,798.84,315.15,966.96,871.66,246.95,737.75,433.04,697.85,156.04,633.53,745.84,035.73,749.6
Auto thefts 2212891012166783107
per 100,000 362.2196.1132.2151.2164.8196.7267.5101.0118.7134.844.2148.9105.8
Arson 2100000000000
per 100,000 32.916.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 262.3370.5433.7520.9475.6502.7418.9436.8458.1437.7331.3355.5298.6

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Crime rate in Scottsburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 14 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Indiana average:

1.97
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +381 (+6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Scottsburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Scottsburg, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Scottsburg-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Scottsburg city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 190 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Scottsburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 78% 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 115.2 miles away from the city 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 104.7 miles away from Scottsburg 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 114.1 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 118.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.9 miles away from Scottsburg center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 125.4 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 Scott County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Scottsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Scottsburg:

  • SCOTT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1451 N GARDNER ST)
  • DAVITA - SCOTTSBURG DIALYSIS (1619 W. MCCLAIN AVE.)
  • FMC - SCOTT COUNTY DIALYSIS (130 N. WESTAVIA BLVD)
  • HAMPTON OAKS HEALTH CAMPUS (966 N WILSON RD)
  • HICKORY CREEK AT SCOTTSBURG (1100 N GARDNER AVE)
  • SCOTT VILLA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (545 W MOONGLO RD)
  • WATERS OF SCOTTSBURG THE (1350 N TODD DR)

Airports located in Scottsburg:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scottsburg:

  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 24 miles; New Albany, IN; Full-time enrollment: 5,050)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 31 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 31 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Bellarmine University (about 33 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • University of Louisville (about 33 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Sullivan University (about 34 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Indiana University-Bloomington (about 53 miles; Bloomington, IN; FT enrollment: 39,039)

Public high school in Scottsburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Scottsburg:

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Library in Scottsburg:

  • SCOTT COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $718,913; Location: 108 SOUTH MAIN ST; 74,379 books; 1,013 audio materials; 4,790 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 121 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Scottsburg: Scottsburg Volunteer Fire Department - Scottsburg City Fire Department Station 2 (A), Scottsburg Volunteer Fire Department - Scottsburg City Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Iola Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Toast Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Campbell's Motel (300 North Gardner Street), Best Western Scottsburg Inn (I-65 And State Road 56), Holiday Inn ExpStes Scottsburg (200 Beechwood Avenue), Days Inn Scottsburg IN (1525 West McClain Avenue), Mariann Travel Inns Inc (I65 & Hwy 56), Hampton Inn & Suites Scottsburg (1535 West McClain Avenue), Super 8 Motel (1522 West McClain Avenue), Scott County Visitors Commission (PO Box 37).

Court: Scott County Court Alcohol & Drug Program (1 East McClain Avenue).

Scott County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 82.7. This is about average.

City:

82.7
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.48
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Scottsburg and their reported violations in the past:

BLUE RIVER ESTATES MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 99, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (NOV-07-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.3%
(24.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 33.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.4%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Scottsburg in 2010:

  • 170 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 91 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Scottsburg in 2000:

  • 106 people in nursing homes
  • 65 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 29 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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Scottsburg 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Scottsburg (2011 data):

  • The Scott County State Bank: Gardner Branch, Motor Branch, at 125 West Mcclain Avenue, Westview Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $132.2 mil, Deposits: $105.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank Shares Of Indiana, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Scottsburg Branch at 913 West Mcclain Avenue, branch established on 1973/11/12. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Scottsburg Building and Loan Association: Scottsburg Building And Loan Associa at 306 West Mcclain Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $88.5 mil, Deposits: $66.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • The New Washington State Bank: Scottsburg Branch at 1770 West Mcclain Avenue, branch established on 2007/10/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $226.7 mil, Deposits: $199.5 mil, headquarters in New Washington, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: New Independent Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Scottsburg, Indiana:

  • Mariann Travel Inn, SR 56 & I-65, Scottsburg, IN 47170 , Phone: (812) 752-3396
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 200 Beechwood Dr, Scottsburg, IN 47170 , Phone: (812) 752-0000, Fax: (812) 752-8173
  • Super 8 Scottsburg, 1522 West Mcclain Ave, Scottsburg, IN 47170 , Phone: (812) 752-2122, Fax: (812) 752-3159
  • Days Inn, 1525 W Mcclain Ave, Scottsburg, IN 47170 , Phone: (812) 752-2212, Fax: (812) 752-5599
  • Hampton Inn And Suites, 1535 Mcclain Ave, Scottsburg, IN 47170 , Phone: (812) 752-1999, Fax: (812) 752-5572
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Scottsburg, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Indiana average:

11.1

Scottsburg travel time to work - commute Scottsburg mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Scottsburg city (based on Scott County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,00434
Mainline Protestant3,18218
Catholic4001
Other2312
None14,364-
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: 5
Scott County:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Scott County:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

4.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

28.9%
Indiana:

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

15.2%
State:

14.3%
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
Financial Administration 8$28,133$42,2000$0
Other Government Administration 3$13,402$53,60814$6,770
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,763
Police Protection - Officers 13$55,646$51,3660$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$2,081
Firefighters 1$4,194$50,3280$0
Streets and Highways 3$12,135$48,5400$0
Health 2$6,218$37,3081$1,129
Solid Waste Management 3$8,628$34,5120$0
Sewerage 3$15,634$62,5360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,053$48,6362$3,583
Water Supply 8$28,828$43,2421$337
Electric Power 9$45,313$60,4170$0
Other and Unallocable 7$24,364$41,7671$562
Totals for Government 61$246,548$48,50121$17,225

Scottsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $10,405,000 ($1545.83)
    Water Utilities: $1,782,000 ($264.75)
    Sewerage: $1,030,000 ($153.02)
    General - Other: $919,000 ($136.53)
    Police Protection: $772,000 ($114.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $347,000 ($51.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $325,000 ($48.28)
    Regular Highways: $294,000 ($43.68)
    Health Services - Other: $139,000 ($20.65)
    Central Staff Services: $100,000 ($14.86)
    Fire Protection: $97,000 ($14.41)
    Housing & Community Development: $68,000 ($10.10)
    Financial Administration: $53,000 ($7.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($1.19)
    Welfare - Other: $0 ($0.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($11.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $305,000 ($45.31)
    General - Other: $129,000 ($19.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $89,000 ($13.22)
    Police Protection: $68,000 ($10.10)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($7.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($3.42)
    Health - Other: $8,000 ($1.19)
    Welfare - Other: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,927,000 ($434.85)

Scottsburg government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $953,000 ($141.58)
    All Other: $205,000 ($30.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($9.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $55,000 ($8.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,052,000 ($156.29)
    Interest Earnings: $204,000 ($30.31)
    Property Sale Other: $25,000 ($3.71)
    Rents: $14,000 ($2.08)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $10,163,000 ($1509.88)
    Water Utilities: $1,619,000 ($240.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $156,000 ($23.18)
    All Other: $127,000 ($18.87)
    General Support: $38,000 ($5.65)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $615,000 ($91.37)
    Property: $115,000 ($17.09)
    NEC: $38,000 ($5.65)
    Public Utilities: $28,000 ($4.16)

Scottsburg government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,858,000 ($276.04)
    Industrial Revenue: $840,000 ($124.80)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,440,000 ($213.94)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,832,000 ($272.17)
    Other, NEC: $1,340,000 ($199.08)
    Industrial Revenue: $640,000 ($95.08)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $200,000 ($29.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $100,000 ($14.86)
    Water Utilities: $26,000 ($3.86)

Scottsburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $344,000 ($51.11)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,995,000 ($890.66)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $935,000 ($138.91)

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clark County, IN  1.15% ($27,101 average AGI)
from Jackson County, IN  0.71% ($27,148)
from Jefferson County, IN  0.51% ($26,977)


6.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clark County, IN  1.23% ($32,589 average AGI)
to Jackson County, IN  0.80% ($30,214)
to Jefferson County, IN  0.78% ($28,397)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scottsburg:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSLM (1220 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, IN; Owner: DON H. MARTIN)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZZB (1390 AM; 1 kW; SEYMOUR, IN)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scottsburg:

  • WMPI (105.3 FM; SCOTTSBURG, IN; Owner: D.R. RICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJAA (96.3 FM; AUSTIN, IN; Owner: MIDLAND MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJCP (92.7 FM; AUSTIN, IN; Owner: PIERATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WQKC (93.7 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: S.C.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WORX-FM (96.7 FM; MADISON, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WBLO (104.3 FM; CHARLESTOWN, IN; Owner: NEW ALBANY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJLR (91.5 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: MIDWEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WZKF (98.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WWWY (106.1 FM; NORTH VERNON, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSOH (88.3 FM; NEW WASHINGTON, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSLM-FM (97.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. COOMER)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WIKI (95.3 FM; CARROLLTON, KY; Owner: STAR MEDIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Scottsburg:

  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WHAN-LP (Channel 17; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. WHITE)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Scottsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Scottsburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 69m226ftTotal length
  • $964,000Total costs
  • 133,908Total average daily traffic
  • 9,853Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 71950-1959
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Scottsburg, IN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Scottsburg)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Scottsburg, IN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SCOTTSBURG, 5441 E Co Rd 200 N (Lat: 38.723667 Lon: -85.671889), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WML637
    Assigned Frequencies: 2178.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2008, 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:
  • 22 E. Mcclain St. (Lat: 38.683944 Lon: -85.762444), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WPNF812, Licensee ID: L00026725
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/13/1990, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020
    Registrant: D.R. Rice Broadcasting, Inc., 22 East Mc Clain Avenue-P.O. Box 270, Scottsburg, IN 47170
  • Binkley Tower, Lat: 38.627472 Lon: -85.705528, Type: Mast, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 49.9 m, Call Sign: WQOU446
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2012, Expiration Date: 02/02/2022, Certifier: Stacie R Skinner
    Registrant: City Of Scottsburg / Citizens Communications, 2 East Mcclain Ave, Scottsburg, IN 47170, Phone: (812) 752-7204, Fax: (812) 752-9231, Email:
  • SCOTTSBURG, .9 Mi W Of I-65 900' S Of Sr 56 (Lat: 38.682833 Lon: -85.804111), Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WLR349
    Assigned Frequencies: 2171.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2004
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, One Verizon Place (Mc: Ga3b1reg), Alpharetta, GA 30004-8511, Phone: (678) 339-4269, Fax: (678) 339-8552, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Wmmpi-Fm Tower 4.6 Miles Sse Of (Lat: 38.620056 Lon: -85.754111), Call Sign: KNKJ297
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP, 1776 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7058, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:
  • 2200 Block. Of Double Or Nothing Rd. (Lat: 38.662556 Lon: -85.747167), Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KNKM702, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Scottsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Scottsburg)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 34
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Scottsburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Scottsburg, IN
Most common first names in Scottsburg, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9974.6 years
Mary9078.0 years
James8871.4 years
William8072.8 years
Robert6769.8 years
Charles6376.1 years
Dorothy3878.3 years
Thomas3571.9 years
Margaret3472.0 years
Helen3279.1 years
Most common last names in Scottsburg, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6375.0 years
Richey5377.9 years
Hall4573.5 years
Johnson3975.6 years
Jones3879.0 years
Miller3875.8 years
Bridgewater3374.4 years
Robbins2779.5 years
Craig2679.8 years
Williams2569.6 years
Businesses in Scottsburg, IN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Big O Tires1Quality1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway2
Circle K1Super 81
Cracker Barrel1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx3True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hilton1UPS2
Holiday Inn1Waffle House1
Jones New York1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1
Long John Silver's1

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