Seymour, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 18,866 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.2%
 
Males: 9,564  (50.7%)
Females: 9,302  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47274.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,417 (it was $36,883 in 2000)
Seymour:

$41,417
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,649 (it was $18,222 in 2000)

Seymour city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,706 (it was $76,700 in 2000)
Seymour:

$100,706
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $714.

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  • Races in Seymour, IN (2013)

    Seymour races chart
    • 15,34382.7%White alone
    • 2,25912.2%Hispanic
    • 3992.2%Asian alone
    • 3672.0%Two or more races
    • 1440.8%Black alone
    • 560.3%Other race alone
    • 210.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Seymour: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (22.6%), United States (20.4%), Irish (11.1%), English (7.5%), Italian (1.5%), French (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1864

Elevation: 605 feet

Land area: 10.8 square miles.

Population density: 1,741 people per square mile   (low).

Seymour,IN real estate house value index trend

Seymour, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Seymour:

  • High school or higher: 83.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Seymour city:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

1,983 residents are foreign born (7.7% Latin America).

This city:

10.6%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 78 registered sex offenders living in Seymour, Indiana as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Seymour to the number of sex offenders is 237 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $488 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $351 (0.4%)

Seymour satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IN (37.2 miles , pop. 69,291).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (50.9 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (220.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Jonesville, IN (2.7 miles ), Hayden, IN (2.9 miles ), Brownstown, IN (3.2 miles ), Crothersville, IN (3.4 miles ), Country Squire Lakes, IN (3.5 miles ), Freetown, IN (3.6 miles ), Elizabethtown, IN (3.6 miles ), Vallonia, IN (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 108 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 1998: 76 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 1999: 114 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 2000: 98 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2001: 96 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2002: 87 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 2003: 119 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2004: 112 buildings, average cost: $136,300
  • 2005: 120 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2006: 100 buildings, average cost: $141,500
  • 2007: 92 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 2008: 66 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 2009: 43 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2010: 44 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 43 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2012: 49 buildings, average cost: $151,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.96 N, Longitude: 85.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,500 (+34.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,685 (68.3%)

Area code: 812

Seymour household income distribution Seymour home values distribution

Crime rates in Seymour by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0020100001100
per 100,000 0.00.010.80.05.30.00.00.00.05.15.70.00.0
Rapes 99291575459347
per 100,000 49.449.110.848.379.836.826.020.825.946.117.121.837.5
Robberies 24921184589566
per 100,000 11.021.848.610.758.542.120.825.941.446.128.432.732.2
Assaults 75797488958980867863736987
per 100,000 412.0430.9399.9472.5505.1468.1415.7446.3403.3323.0415.0376.2466.4
Burglaries 14011082102105119116132184165153143143
per 100,000 769.1599.9443.1547.7558.3625.8602.7685.0951.3845.9869.7779.7766.6
Thefts 1,0009531,0269971,1021,1211,0011,076807873881976958
per 100,000 5,493.65,197.75,544.15,353.05,859.55,895.35,201.15,584.14,172.34,475.35,008.05,321.75,135.4
Auto thefts 666960697466817545515971100
per 100,000 362.6376.3324.2370.5393.5347.1420.9389.2232.7261.4335.4387.1536.0
Arson 75656110553332
per 100,000 38.527.332.426.831.95.352.025.925.915.417.116.410.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 420.0404.4396.1410.8488.8434.9386.8408.4359.1377.7397.1393.5426.9

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Crime rate in Seymour detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 57 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Indiana average:

1.97
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,284 (+14.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Seymour, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Seymour-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.8 miles away from the Seymour city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seymour-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 113.2 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 117.4 miles away from Seymour 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 107.8 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 122.3 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 110.7 miles away from Seymour center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 121.5 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 Jackson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, 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).
Seymour topographic map

Birthplace of: Daniel Hollie - Professional wrestler, Paul Eggers - Texas lawyer and politician, Katie Stam - Beauty pageant winner, Rip Rogers - Professional wrestler, Royce Campbell - Jazz guitarist, Erica Moore - Middle-distance runner, Frank Niehaus - Football player, Scott Earl - Baseball player.

Hospitals in Seymour:

  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES INC (631 N ELM ST)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES INC (830 EVERGREEN DR)
  • DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES INC (583 CAMELOT DR)
  • GRANCARE HOSPICE SERVICES (1406 E TIPTON STREET)
  • SCHNECK MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, 411 W TIPTON ST)

Dialysis Facilities in Seymour:

  • FMC - SEYMOUR (200 EAST THIRD STREET)

Home Health Centers in Seymour:

  • SCHNECK MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH CARE (411 W TIPTON ST)

Nursing Homes in Seymour:

  • COMMUNITY CARE CENTER OF SEYMO (4990 N US 31)
  • COVERED BRIDGE HEALTH CAMPUS (1675 W TIPTON ST)
  • LUTHERAN COMMUNITY HOME (111 W CHURCH AVE)
  • SEYMOUR CROSSING (707 S JACKSON PARK DR)

Airports located in Seymour:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seymour:

  • Indiana University-Bloomington (about 38 miles; Bloomington, IN; Full-time enrollment: 39,039)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 43 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 50 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 51 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • University of Louisville (about 52 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Bellarmine University (about 52 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Sullivan University (about 53 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)

Public high schools in Seymour:

Private high schools in Seymour:

  • TRINITY LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 105; Location: 7120 N COUNTY ROAD 875 E; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • SEYMOUR CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 101; Location: 301 INDIANAPOLIS AVE BOX 863; Grades: PK - 12)
  • LIBERTY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 64; Location: 1020 A AVE; Grades: 2 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Seymour:

Private elementary/middle schools in Seymour:

  • IMMANUEL-LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 381; Location: 520 S CHESTNUT ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • ZION LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 199; Location: 1501 GAISER DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ST AMBROSE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 128; Location: 301 S CHESTNUT ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST JOHNS LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 123; Location: 1058 S COUNTY ROAD 460 E; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Seymour, School District: SEYMOUR COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

Library in Seymour:

  • JACKSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,413,755; Location: 303 W SECOND STREET; 77,292 books; 9 e-books; 5,967 audio materials; 10,992 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 220 print serial subscriptions)

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

Cemeteries: Saint Ambrose Cemetery (1), Riverview Cemetery (2), Lutheran Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Seymour include: Shields Park (1), Gaiser Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Jackson County Visitors Convention Bureau (357 Tanger Boulevard).

Hotels: Econo Lodge Seymour (220 Commerce Drive), Ludwig R H Company (400 S Jackson Park Dr), Baniwa Corporation (400 South Jackson Park Drive), Motel 6 (365 Tanger Boulevard), Hometown Inn (207 North Sandy Creek Drive), Silver House (390 South Jackson Park Drive), Hampton Inn Seymour (247 North Sandy Creek Drive), Chestnut Motor Inn Inc (401 North Chestnut Street), Motel 6 Seymour (365 Tanger Boulevard).

Courts: County of Jackson - Court Clerk (1420 Corporate Way), County of Jackson - Court (1420 Corporate Way).

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 117. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

117
U.S.:

74

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 25.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

20.2

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

NATURAL PUBLIC SUPPLY, INC. (Population served: 1,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2012)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.3%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.0% for Black residents, 41.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.5% for other race residents, 23.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Seymour in 2010:

  • 291 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Seymour in 2000:

  • 300 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in other group homes
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally ill

Seymour, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Seymour compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Seymour (2011 data):

  • Jackson County Bank: at 125 South Chestnut Street, Tipton Street Branch, Jackson Park Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $390.0 mil, Deposits: $304.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Of Southern Indiana
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Village Center Banking Branch, Seymour Central Drive-Up Branch, Seymour Branch. 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
  • Indiana Bank and Trust Company: 1117 E Tipton St Branch at 1117 E. Tipton Street, branch established on 1908/01/01; West Second Street Branch at 222 West Second Street, branch established on 1908/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $983.6 mil, Deposits: $871.7 mil, headquarters in Columbus, IN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Indiana Community Bancorp
  • The Peoples Bank: East Tipton Street Branch at 1425 East Tipton Street, branch established on 1987/12/17; Seymour Westside Branch at 302 South Airport Road, branch established on 1977/04/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $155.8 mil, Deposits: $138.8 mil, headquarters in Brownstown, IN, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Tpb Bancorp
  • Woodforest National Bank: Seymour Wa-Mart Branch at 1600 East Tipton, branch established on 2007/04/28. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Seymour Branch at 202 East Tipton Street, branch established on 1990/02/03. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $6,663.4 mil, Deposits: $5,754.9 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancorp
  • Dupont State Bank: Seymour Branch at 1725 E. Tipton Street, Suite 100, branch established on 2009/04/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $80.2 mil, Deposits: $72.1 mil, headquarters in Dupont, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Lea M. Mcmullan Trust
  • Bloomfield State Bank: West Tipton Street Branch at 316 West Tipton Street, branch established on 2005/11/07. Info updated 2007/03/06: Bank assets: $428.5 mil, Deposits: $344.7 mil, headquarters in Bloomfield, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Universal Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Seymour, Indiana:

  • Lees Inn, 2075 E Tipton, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 523-1850
  • Quality Inn Seymour, 2025 E Tipton St, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 522-6767, Fax: (812) 522-6878
  • Silver House Inn, 390 S Jackson Park Dr, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 522-6464, Fax: (812) 522-9618
  • Motel 6, 365 Tangler Blvd ( I-65 Exit 50a), Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 524-7443, Fax: (812) 524-1213
  • Knights Inn, 207 N Sandy Creek Dr, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 522-3523
  • Econo Lodge, 220 Commerce Dr, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 522-8000, Fax: (812) 523-2189
  • Hampton Inn, 247 N Sandy Creek Dr, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 523-2409, Fax: (812) 523-3664
  • Holiday Inn Express And Suites, 249 N Sandy Creek Dr, Seymour, IN 47274 , Phone: (812) 522-1200, Fax: (812) 522-1212
  • 3 other hotels and motels
All 11 fire-safe hotels and motels in Seymour, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (48%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Seymour city (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,04459
Mainline Protestant5,05323
Catholic1,5002
Black Protestant3702
Other2522
None18,157-
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: 10
Jackson County:

2.38 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jackson County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Jackson County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

5.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

30.2%
Indiana:

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

18.5%
State:

14.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$9,418$37,6720$0
Other Government Administration 13$44,158$40,76111$14,848
Police Protection - Officers 40$188,812$56,6440$0
Police - Other 16$42,172$31,6291$192
Firefighters 40$187,910$56,3730$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,570
Streets and Highways 13$33,688$31,0971$775
Solid Waste Management 24$64,400$32,2000$0
Sewerage 14$46,940$40,2340$0
Parks and Recreation 8$20,849$31,2741$2,210
Transit 1$2,600$31,20011$11,156
Totals for Government 172$640,947$44,71726$30,751

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,735,000 ($144.97)
    Sewerage: $2,599,000 ($137.76)
    Fire Protection: $2,227,000 ($118.04)
    General - Other: $1,838,000 ($97.42)
    Central Staff Services: $1,606,000 ($85.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $827,000 ($43.84)
    Air Transportation: $767,000 ($40.66)
    Regular Highways: $766,000 ($40.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $287,000 ($15.21)
    General Public Buildings: $181,000 ($9.59)
    Financial Administration: $120,000 ($6.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $84,000 ($4.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $649,000 ($34.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $921,000 ($48.82)
    Air Transportation: $215,000 ($11.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $24,000 ($1.27)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($0.32)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,206,000 ($381.96)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $1,705,000 ($90.37)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,495,000 ($132.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $242,000 ($12.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $104,000 ($5.51)
    All Other: $59,000 ($3.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,514,000 ($239.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,206,000 ($63.92)
    Interest Earnings: $350,000 ($18.55)
    Property Sale Other: $6,000 ($0.32)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,770,000 ($93.82)
    All Other: $661,000 ($35.04)
    Highways: $134,000 ($7.10)
  • Tax - Property: $5,088,000 ($269.69)
    Public Utilities: $65,000 ($3.45)
    NEC: $56,000 ($2.97)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $3,668,000 ($194.42)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,540,000 ($346.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,405,000 ($180.48)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,635,000 ($139.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,668,000 ($194.42)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $500,000 ($26.50)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000 ($0.90)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $11,558,000 ($612.64)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $318,000 ($16.86)

4.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,910 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
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 Bartholomew County, IN  0.81% ($29,450 average AGI)
from Jennings County, IN  0.79% ($25,985)
from Scott County, IN  0.40% ($30,214)


5.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,371 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
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 Bartholomew County, IN  0.89% ($29,497 average AGI)
to Jennings County, IN  0.53% ($31,228)
to Marion County, IN  0.38% ($25,106)

Strongest AM radio stations in Seymour:

  • WZZB (1390 AM; 1 kW; SEYMOUR, IN)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSLM (1220 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, IN; Owner: DON H. MARTIN)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNVI (1460 AM; 1 kW; NORTH VERNON, IN; Owner: COLUMBUS RADIO, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGCL (1370 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC,)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seymour:

  • WQKC (93.7 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: S.C.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJLR (91.5 FM; SEYMOUR, IN; Owner: MIDWEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJCP (92.7 FM; AUSTIN, IN; Owner: PIERATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWWY (106.1 FM; NORTH VERNON, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKKG (101.5 FM; COLUMBUS, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WJAA (96.3 FM; AUSTIN, IN; Owner: MIDLAND MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WMPI (105.3 FM; SCOTTSBURG, IN; Owner: D.R. RICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WINN (104.9 FM; COLUMBUS, IN; Owner: WHITE RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRZQ-FM (107.3 FM; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: WTRE, INC.)
  • WAUZ (89.1 FM; GREENSBURG, IN; Owner: GOOD SHEPHERD RADIO INC)
  • WVNI (95.1 FM; NASHVILLE, IN; Owner: BROWN COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFIU (103.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WORX-FM (96.7 FM; MADISON, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYGB (102.9 FM; EDINBURGH, IN; Owner: EDINBURGH RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Seymour:

  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHAN-LP (Channel 17; SALEM, IN; Owner: REBECCA L. WHITE)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Seymour fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 62m203ftTotal length
  • $295,000Total costs
  • 193,142Total average daily traffic
  • 11,829Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Seymour, IN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Seymour)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 97 (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 Seymour, IN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seymour)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Seymour)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 49 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 103
  • Hazardous Condition: 78
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Seymour

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seymour, IN
Most common first names in Seymour, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary18479.3 years
William16575.8 years
John15673.6 years
James14571.2 years
Robert13370.4 years
Charles13176.9 years
George9977.3 years
Donald7870.1 years
Dorothy7677.0 years
Helen7479.3 years
Most common last names in Seymour, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8075.9 years
Johnson4876.2 years
Williams4272.2 years
Miller4275.4 years
Allman3772.6 years
Lewis3078.2 years
Brooks2974.7 years
Brown2970.7 years
White2883.2 years
Davis2875.8 years
Businesses in Seymour, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Kroger2
AT&T1La-Z-Boy2
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1Marriott1
Big O Tires1MasterBrand Cabinets7
Buffalo Wild Wings1Maurices1
Burger King1McDonald's2
CVS1Motel 61
Chevrolet1Nike3
Circle K5Papa John's Pizza1
Cracker Barrel1Penske1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1Quality1
Decora Cabinetry1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Ryan's Grill1
Econo Lodge1SONIC Drive-In1
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx3Steak 'n Shake1
Ford1Subway3
GNC1Super 81
GameStop1T-Mobile2
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
Hardee's1Travelodge1
Hilton1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS7
JCPenney1Vans1
Jones New York2Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kincaid1Wendy's1
Knights Inn1White Castle1

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  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Department and other general merchandise stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
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