For population 25 years and over in Star City:
For population 15 years and over in Star City CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $668 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, IN (42.3 miles , pop. 56,397).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (75.0 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (83.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Winamac, IN (2.5 miles ), Royal Center, IN (2.8 miles ), Kewanna, IN (2.9 miles ), Buffalo, IN (3.4 miles ), Monterey, IN (3.7 miles ), Burnettsville, IN (3.8 miles ), Fulton, IN (3.9 miles ), Francesville, IN (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 40.97 N, Longitude: 86.56 W
Area code: 574
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Star City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Star City, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Star City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 185% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Star City place center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 27.1 miles away from the place center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Star City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.2 miles away from Star City center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pulaski County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Star City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Star City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Star City and their reported violations in the past:MYSTIC HILLS GOLF CLUB (Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:POND VIEW GOLF COURSE (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PULASKI PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:VAN BUREN TWP.-FELLOWSHIPHALL & PARK (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 0.0%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Star City compared to Indiana state average:
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Religion statistics for Star City (based on Pulaski County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.43%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,869 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,256 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Star City:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Star City on our top lists:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.