Speedway, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 12,060 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 5,741  (47.6%)
Females: 6,319  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46224.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,987 (it was $37,713 in 2000)
Speedway:

$37,987
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,289 (it was $21,467 in 2000)

Speedway town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,807 (it was $98,600 in 2000)
Speedway:

$115,807
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,772; Detached houses: $149,753; Townhouses or other attached units: $133,052; In 2-unit structures: $105,805; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $92,247; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $164,062; Mobile homes: $18,035

Median gross rent in 2013: $731.

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  • Races in Speedway, IN (2013)

    Speedway races chart
    • 8,37469.2%White alone
    • 2,12917.6%Black alone
    • 1,1329.4%Hispanic
    • 2512.1%Two or more races
    • 480.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 270.2%Asian alone
    • 230.2%Other race alone
    • 80.07%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Speedway: 89.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.8%), Irish (10.8%), English (9.9%), United States (9.8%), Italian (2.2%), Arab (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1926

Elevation: 744 feet

Land area: 4.75 square miles.

Population density: 2,536 people per square mile   (average).

Speedway,IN real estate house value index trend

Speedway, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Speedway:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Speedway town:

  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

1,054 residents are foreign born (4.4% Latin America, 2.5% Asia, 1.2% Africa).

This town:

8.7%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Speedway, Indiana as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Speedway to the number of sex offenders is 11,930 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,009 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $874 (0.8%)

Speedway satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Indianapolis, IN (5.4 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (160.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wynnedale, IN (2.0 miles ), Clermont, IN (2.0 miles ), Spring Hill, IN (2.0 miles) , Indianapolis, IN (2.3 miles ), Rocky Ripple, IN (2.4 miles ), Crows Nest, IN (2.4 miles) , North Crows Nest, IN (2.6 miles) , Avon, IN (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $426,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.79 N, Longitude: 86.25 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Racing Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,049 (+16.9%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 814 (13.7%)

Speedway household income distribution Speedway home values distribution

Property values in Speedway, IN


Crime rates in Speedway by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0301220102032
per 100,000 0.023.00.07.815.816.00.08.00.015.70.025.116.7
Rapes 5778461202102
per 100,000 38.653.753.962.131.648.08.116.00.015.78.40.016.7
Robberies 31313737545245472520232120
per 100,000 239.3237.6285.1287.3427.2416.3364.2375.2198.9156.6193.7175.7167.1
Assaults 59714371723947865
per 100,000 38.669.053.9108.7292.7136.1186.171.831.854.867.450.241.8
Burglaries 717161916871918174929012887
per 100,000 548.1544.2470.0706.5538.0568.5736.4646.6588.8720.4758.11,070.8727.0
Thefts 178349292372372373436456371477472518495
per 100,000 1,374.12,674.92,249.62,888.22,943.32,986.43,528.43,640.12,952.23,735.33,975.74,333.34,136.4
Auto thefts 519967596610370474939475146
per 100,000 393.7758.8516.2458.1522.2824.7566.5375.2389.9305.4395.9426.6384.4
Arson 6210203031010
per 100,000 46.315.37.70.015.80.024.30.023.97.80.08.40.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 226.5365.6292.3360.8424.4431.1376.4362.5247.0313.9310.1380.6339.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Speedway detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 47 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.76
Indiana average:

1.96
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -242 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Speedway, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Speedway-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 124% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Speedway town center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/11/1998, a category F4 tornado 16.0 miles away from the town center injured 4 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Speedway-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% 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 127.7 miles away from the city 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 110.3 miles away from Speedway 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 165.6 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 149.6 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 125.0 miles away from Speedway center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 129.1 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 Marion County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Speedway topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Speedway:

  • FMC - INDIANAPOLIS-WEST (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WESTPARK HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • LAKEVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • NORTHWEST MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WALNUT CREEK AT THIRTY-EIGHTH (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • DAVITA - WESTVIEW DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WALNUT CREEK AT DELMAR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)

Heliports located in Speedway:

Amtrak station near Speedway:

  • 6 miles: INDIANAPOLIS (350 S. ILLINOIS ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

College/University in Speedway:

  • Empire Beauty School-Speedway (Full-time enrollment: 172; Location: 5750 A Crawfordsville Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Speedway:

  • Marian University (about 3 miles; Indianapolis, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,476)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 5 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 5 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • American College of Education (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)
  • Butler University (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 6 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)
  • University of Indianapolis (about 9 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,625)

Public high school in Speedway:

Public elementary/middle schools in Speedway:

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Library in Speedway:

  • SPEEDWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $598,165; Location: 5633 WEST 25TH STREET; 79,190 books; 5,371 audio materials; 5,881 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 159 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Speedway: Speedway Industrial Park (A), Indianapolis Motor Speedway (B), Brickyard Crossing Golf Course (C), Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum (D), Speedway Fire Department Station 201 Headquarters (E), Speedway Fire Department Station 202 (F), Indianapolis Motor Speedway Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Brickyard Plaza Shopping Center (1), 500 Shopping Center (2), Speedway Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Speedway include: Saint Johns Episcopal Church (A), Speedway United Methodist Church (B), Speedway Christian Church (C), Saint Christopher Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint Andrews Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Speedway include: Gustafson Park (1), Meadowood Park (2), Leonard Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Marion 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 110. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

110
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.307. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.307
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.58. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.58
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00840. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00840
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.2%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.1% for Black residents, 31.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for other race residents, 28.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  52.8%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.2%
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
99 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Speedway, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Speedway compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Speedway (2011 data):

  • Old National Bank: Speedway/Marsh Branch at 6121 Crawfordsville Road, branch established on 2003/09/22. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $8,467.9 mil, Deposits: $6,653.1 mil, headquarters in Evansville, IN, positive income, 195 total offices, Holding Company: Old National Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Speedway town (based on Marion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant143,339488
Catholic99,99040
Mainline Protestant88,116182
Black Protestant31,44593
Other18,08762
Orthodox2,19911
None520,217-
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: 150
Marion County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 20
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Marion County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 264
Marion County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 634
Here:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.5%
Indiana:

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

15.0%
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 4$14,114$42,3420$0
Other Government Administration 2$14,798$88,7887$4,087
Police Protection - Officers 34$182,186$64,3010$0
Police - Other 14$47,634$40,82914$3,852
Firefighters 35$191,186$65,5490$0
Streets and Highways 6$26,367$52,7341$1,509
Solid Waste Management 0$0 3$4,225
Sewerage 16$73,538$55,1540$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$785
Water Supply 8$36,926$55,3890$0
Local Libraries 7$22,422$38,43818$11,579
Other and Unallocable 1$3,995$47,9403$4,305
Totals for Government 127$613,166$57,93747$30,342

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $33,000 ($2.74)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,628,000 ($217.91)
    Fire Protection: $2,070,000 ($171.64)
    Sewerage: $1,860,000 ($154.23)
    Water Utilities: $776,000 ($64.34)
    Regular Highways: $726,000 ($60.20)
    Central Staff Services: $394,000 ($32.67)
    General - Other: $270,000 ($22.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $237,000 ($19.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $121,000 ($10.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $584,000 ($48.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,909,000 ($158.29)
    Police Protection: $481,000 ($39.88)
    Sewerage: $156,000 ($12.94)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($2.32)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($1.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($0.83)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,992,000 ($496.85)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,886,000 ($156.38)
    All Other: $38,000 ($3.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($2.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $296,000 ($24.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $679,000 ($56.30)
    Interest Earnings: $534,000 ($44.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,094,000 ($90.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,068,000 ($88.56)
    All Other: $798,000 ($66.17)
    Highways: $641,000 ($53.15)
  • Tax - Property: $5,474,000 ($453.90)
    Individual Income: $694,000 ($57.55)
    NEC: $285,000 ($23.63)
    Public Utilities: $130,000 ($10.78)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,726,000 ($806.47)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000,000 ($248.76)
    Other NEC: $2,856,000 ($236.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,605,000 ($216.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $9,621,000 ($797.76)
    Water Utilities: $3,000,000 ($248.76)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $356,000 ($29.52)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,293,000 ($107.21)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,387,000 ($612.52)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $212,000 ($17.58)

6.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Indiana average:

5.59%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($177 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.03%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hamilton County, IN  0.70% ($43,883 average AGI)
from Johnson County, IN  0.55% ($31,952)
from Hendricks County, IN  0.47% ($32,885)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hamilton County, IN  0.89% ($59,238 average AGI)
to Johnson County, IN  0.61% ($36,236)
to Hendricks County, IN  0.60% ($40,361)

Strongest AM radio stations in Speedway:

  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSYW (810 AM; daytime; 0 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Speedway:

  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBDG (90.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MET. SCHOOL DISTRICT OF WAYNE TWP.)
  • WGLD (104.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC)
  • WRDZ-FM (98.3 FM; PLAINFIELD, IN; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTLC-FM (106.7 FM; GREENWOOD, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WKLU (101.9 FM; BROWNSBURG, IN; Owner: QUINN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYJZ (100.9 FM; LEBANON, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WEDJ (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, IN; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WIJY (95.9 FM; FRANKLIN, IN; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Speedway:

  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • 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.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTIU (Channel 30; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Speedway fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • $300,000Total costs
  • 289,047Total average daily traffic
  • 51,803Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Speedway)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Speedway, IN)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Speedway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180J (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180S , Serial Number: 18052317, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/1994
    Registrant (Individual): William I Bensinger, 5740 Hollister Dr, Speedway, IN 46224
  • Aircraft: BEECH G35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 187B , Serial Number: D-4498, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 02/09/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Steven Farkaly, 5254 West 21st, Speedway, IN 46224, Other Owners: Timothy Coffeen
  • Aircraft: CAMERON BALLOONS US V-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 41463 , Serial Number: 5751, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Robert F Mullen, 5027 Mccray Street, Speedway, IN 46224
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50705 , Serial Number: 15069497, Year manufactured: 1968
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel E Flowers, 2704 N Fruitdale Ave, Speedway, IN 46224

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Speedway

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Speedway, IN
Businesses in Speedway, IN
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Goodwill1
Arby's1Jimmy John's1
Avenue1KFC1
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Sears1
Circle K1Taco Bell1
FedEx1UPS1
GNC1White Castle1

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  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with low-earning residents located near cities with high-earning residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that had a sunburn in the past 12 months"
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