Springport, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 144 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.2%
 
Males: 69  (48.1%)
Females: 75  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Indiana median age:  40.1 years

Zip code: 47386

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,484 (it was $43,125 in 2000)
Springport:

$42,484
IN:

$46,974
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,443 (it was $17,217 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $86,208 (it was $73,000 in 2000)
Springport:

$86,208
IN:

$122,700
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $90,704; Detached houses: $93,292; Mobile homes: $49,299

Median gross rent in 2012: $705.

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  • White alone - 144 (96.6%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (3.4%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Springport: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.3%), United States (18.7%), Irish (13.0%), English (10.6%), Norwegian (3.3%), Swiss (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,083 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Springport:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springport town:

  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 17.6%

5 residents are foreign born

This town:  2.0%
Indiana:  4.6%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Springport, Indiana as of July 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Springport to the number of sex offenders is 36 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $567 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,194 (0.1%)

Springport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (10.1 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (43.8 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (172.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mount Summit, IN (1.7 miles ), Sulphur Springs, IN (2.0 miles ), Middletown, IN (2.8 miles ), Blountsville, IN (2.9 miles) , Cadiz, IN (2.9 miles) , Mooreland, IN (2.9 miles ), New Castle, IN (2.9 miles ), Yorktown, IN (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 40.05 N, Longitude: 85.39 W

Area code: 765

Springport household income distribution Springport home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-10.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (46%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (60%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Business operations specialists (14%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Religious workers (8%)
  • Art and design workers (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (24%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Financial managers (6%)
  • Art and design workers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)

Average climate in Springport, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Springport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Springport town center injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 6.5 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springport-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% 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 173.2 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 149.3 miles away from Springport 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 157.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.7 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 191.7 miles away from Springport 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) earthquake occurred 170.5 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 Henry County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Springport:

  • HENRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • WATERS OF NEW CASTLE THE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • NEW CASTLE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • STONEBROOKE REHABILITATION CENTRE AND SUITES (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • HERITAGE HOUSE OF NEW CASTLE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • HICKORY CREEK AT NEW CASTLE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • HOLLY HILL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)

Airports located in Springport:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springport:

  • Ball State University (about 11 miles; Muncie, IN; Full-time enrollment: 20,254)
  • Anderson University (about 15 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Taylor University (about 29 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Indiana University-East (about 30 miles; Richmond, IN; FT enrollment: 2,867)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 36 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Butler University (about 44 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 44 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)

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Henry 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 93.6. This is worse than average.

City:

93.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.4%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.2%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.2%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Springport 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Springport town (based on Henry County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.10%
Here: 41.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurch of the NazareneUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents11.4%11.3%10.7%10.6%10.4%
Congregations8.0%8.0%14.0%11.0%4.0%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelCatholic Church The Wesleyan ChurchOther
Adherents5.8%5.3%5.0%4.8%24.7%
Congregations1.0%1.0%2.0%5.0%46.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Henry County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Henry County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Henry County:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

30.2%
Indiana:

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

8.5%
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 0$0 1$149
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$196
Totals for Government 0$0 4$345

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $21,000 ($145.83)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $1,000 ($6.94)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($6.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,000 ($20.83)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($20.83)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($20.83)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($6.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($41.67)
    General Support: $3,000 ($20.83)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($62.50)
    Individual Income: $4,000 ($27.78)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($6.94)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $120,000 ($833.33)

4.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,933 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Madison County, IN  0.67% ($28,742 average AGI)
from Delaware County, IN  0.53% ($29,778)
from Hancock County, IN  0.42% ($30,000)


5.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,705 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.57%
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 Madison County, IN  0.74% ($25,321 average AGI)
to Delaware County, IN  0.62% ($30,784)
to Hancock County, IN  0.62% ($35,284)

Strongest AM radio stations in Springport:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXFN (1340 AM; 1 kW; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WLHN (990 AM; 0 kW; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS RADIO SERVICE)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBU (1240 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMDH (1550 AM; 0 kW; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGNR (1470 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springport:

  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKWH-FM (94.3 FM; RUSHVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WBSH (91.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W291AH (106.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WQLK (96.1 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: BREWER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFMG (101.3 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Springport:

  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMUN-LP (Channel 26; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: FULL GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP, MUNCIE IND.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Springport fatal accident list:

Jan 26, 1980 04:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,225
Total average daily truck traffic: 73
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 2,000

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Steve Campbell, Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 7028045200, License.Management@citcomm.Com, 7201 WEST LAKE MEAD BLVD. SUITE 400
  • Steve Campbell, Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 7028045200, Steve.Campbell@citcomm.Com, 7201 WEST LAKE MEAD BLVD. SUITE 400
  • Steve Campbell, Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 7655292600, License.Management@citcomm.Com, 1134 W. STATE ROAD 38
  • Steve Campbell, Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 7655292600, License.Management@citcomm.Com, 1134 W. STATE ROAD 38
  • JUDITH A ELLIS, Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 7757896700, License.Management@citcomm.Com, 595 EAST PLUMB LANE
  • John W Dickey, Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Structure height: 18065 m, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 9126388028, Marilyn@grahambrock.Com
  • Prairie Rd .5 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.055000 Lon: -85.384722), Type: 170.0, Overall height: 152 m
    Registrant: 7655292600, , 1134 W ST RD 38

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mt. Summit SAD, Mt. Summit Sad, Rr Mp Cf 109 (Lat: 40.027028 Lon: -85.391500), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.7 m, Overall height: 3.2 m, Call Sign: WQOM802, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.440 MHz, 161.115 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/21/2011, Expiration Date: 11/21/2021, Certifier: Jr Celio/Tj
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Springport)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
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