Tell City, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 7,292 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.0%
 
Males: 3,568  (48.9%)
Females: 3,724  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47586.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,451 (it was $31,045 in 2000)
Tell City:

$44,451
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,416 (it was $17,443 in 2000)

Tell City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,759 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Tell City:

$89,759
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $605.

  • Races in Tell City, IN (2013)

    Tell City races chart
    • 7,01495.6%White alone
    • 1051.4%Black alone
    • 871.2%Two or more races
    • 550.7%American Indian alone
    • 240.3%Hispanic
    • 60.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tell City: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.7%), Irish (13.1%), United States (11.1%), English (7.7%), French (6.2%), Swiss (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 436 feet

Land area: 4.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,600 people per square mile   (low).

Tell City,IN real estate house value index trend

Tell City, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Tell City:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tell City city:

  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

20 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Tell City, Indiana as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tell City to the number of sex offenders is 315 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $762 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $543 (0.7%)

Tell City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (23.7 miles , pop. 54,067).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (58.3 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (273.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cannelton, IN (1.8 miles ), Troy, IN (1.9 miles ), Hawesville, KY (1.9 miles ), Lewisport, KY (2.8 miles ), Cloverport, KY (3.3 miles ), Grandview, IN (3.5 miles ), Patesville, KY (3.5 miles ), Maceo, KY (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $124,800
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $150,600
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $71,300
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.95 N, Longitude: 86.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +900 (+12.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,680 (48.8%)

Area code: 812

Tell City household income distribution Tell City home values distribution

Crime rates in Tell City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0100100000000
per 100,000 0.012.60.00.012.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0310112144021
per 100,000 0.037.812.80.012.912.926.513.353.453.60.027.413.8
Robberies 1001000201201
per 100,000 12.70.00.012.90.00.00.026.60.013.427.40.013.8
Assaults 7132121114324542
per 100,000 88.7163.625.6155.1142.112.952.939.926.753.668.454.827.7
Burglaries 48484095333958502946433322
per 100,000 608.4604.0512.81,228.0426.4503.8767.1665.1387.0616.2588.3451.9304.4
Thefts 187167164143166137131135128162155125108
per 100,000 2,370.42,101.42,102.31,848.52,144.71,769.81,732.61,795.71,708.32,170.12,120.71,711.91,494.2
Auto thefts 1817671226566687
per 100,000 228.2213.976.990.5155.025.879.466.580.180.482.1109.696.8
Arson 1111022011240
per 100,000 12.712.612.812.90.025.826.50.013.313.427.454.80.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 184.5241.1147.4210.4200.6126.0167.7156.5156.1202.0160.9147.6114.1

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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 Tell City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 20 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Indiana average:

1.97
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -364 (-4.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (47%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Tell City, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tell City-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Tell City 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 F5 tornado 19.9 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tell City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 76% 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 70.2 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 55.6 miles away from Tell 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 85.5 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 69.2 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 154.4 miles away from Tell City center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 84.8 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 Perry County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tell City topographic map

Birthplace of: Aaron Riley - Martial artist, Edwin D. Patrick - Army general, Paul D. Etienne - Catholic bishop.

Hospitals and medical centers in Tell City:

  • PERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, ONE HOSPITAL RD)
  • PERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH N HOSPI (115 HIGHWAY 66 EAST)
  • DAVITA - TELL CITY DIALYSIS CENTER (1602 MAIN ST)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER-LINCOLN HILLS (402 19TH ST)
  • OAKWOOD HEALTH CAMPUS (1143 23RD ST)

Airports located in Tell City:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tell City:

  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 24 miles; Owensboro, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,754)
  • University of Evansville (about 43 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 50 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 53 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • University of Louisville (about 58 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 58 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 58 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)

Public high school in Tell City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Tell City:

See full list of schools located in Tell City

Library in Tell City:

  • TELL CITY-PERRY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $730,782; Location: 2328 TELL STREET; 90,494 books; 3,713 audio materials; 1,974 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 288 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Tell City: Hoosier Heights Country Club (A), Tell City Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tell City include: Tell Street Church (A), Saint Marys Chapel (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Little Windy Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Tell City: Legion Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Ramada Limited (235 Orchard Hill Drive), Days Inn Tell City (US Highway 66 & 14th Street), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (310 Orchard Hill Drive).

Perry 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 2012 was 86.0. This is about average.

City:

86.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.04
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.80. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

AND-TRO WATER AUTHORITY - DISTRICT 2 (Population served: 1,779, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-08-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2008), St Boil Water Order (OCT-08-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2010)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tell City that have no violations reported:

  • AND-TRO WATER AUTHORITY - DISTRICT 1 (Population served: 2,792, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.2%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Black residents, 91.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.8% for American Indian residents, 76.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.1%
Whole state:  66.9%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Tell City in 2000:

  • 142 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Tell City, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Tell City 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Tell City (2011 data):

  • German American Bancorp: First State Bank, Southwest Indiana - Branch, Northside, Rivergate Banking Center. Info updated 2011/02/01: Bank assets: $1,866.8 mil, Deposits: $1,578.2 mil, headquarters in Jasper, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: German American Bancorp, Inc.
  • Old National Bank: 529 Main Street Branch at 526-529 Main Street, branch established on 1904/05/09; Tell City Southside Branch at 133 Old Highway Road, branch established on 1985/11/18. 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
  • Woodforest National Bank: Tell City In Walmart Branch at 730 East Hwy 66, branch established on 2008/08/09. 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
  • Fifth Third Bank: Tell City Plaza Branch at 45 Highway 66 East, branch established on 1970/11/25. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tell City, Indiana:

  • Days Inn, 17 Hwy 66 E CSR66J, Tell City, IN 47586 , Phone: (812) 547-3474, Fax: (812) 547-3474
  • Ramada LTD, 235 Orch HL Dr, Tell City, IN 47586 , Phone: (812) 547-3234
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 310 Orch HL Dr, Tell City, IN 47586 , Phone: (812) 547-0800
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tell City, Indiana

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Indiana average:

11.1

Tell City travel time to work - commute Tell City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tell City city (based on Perry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,9558
Mainline Protestant1,86713
Evangelical Protestant9999
Other3073
None10,210-
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: 4
Perry County:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Perry County:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Perry County:

28.5%
Indiana:

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

9.3%
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 2$5,053$30,3181$1,072
Other Government Administration 3$9,156$36,62420$2,444
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,515
Police Protection - Officers 11$39,082$42,6354$2,086
Police - Other 8$23,626$35,4395$2,422
Firefighters 0$0 24$4,794
Streets and Highways 7$21,837$37,4351$556
Solid Waste Management 6$15,885$31,7700$0
Sewerage 7$21,975$37,6710$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,795$34,7701$808
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 1$1,957
Natural Resources 0$0 5$2,442
Water Supply 11$34,454$37,5860$0
Electric Power 20$104,550$62,7307$1,118
Other and Unallocable 2$5,766$34,5962$1,208
Totals for Government 79$287,179$43,62272$23,422

Tell City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $166,000 ($22.76)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($11.52)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $14,153,000 ($1940.89)
    Sewerage: $1,969,000 ($270.02)
    Water Utilities: $1,874,000 ($256.99)
    General - Other: $901,000 ($123.56)
    Police Protection: $781,000 ($107.10)
    Regular Highways: $570,000 ($78.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $495,000 ($67.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $379,000 ($51.97)
    Fire Protection: $98,000 ($13.44)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $93,000 ($12.75)
    Housing & Community Development: $89,000 ($12.21)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($6.99)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $25,000 ($3.43)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($3.29)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $22,000 ($3.02)
    Health Services - Other: $12,000 ($1.65)
    General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($1.37)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $107,000 ($14.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000 ($42.51)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,591,000 ($355.32)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $314,000 ($43.06)

Tell City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,000,000 ($274.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $256,000 ($35.11)
    All Other: $72,000 ($9.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($3.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $55,000 ($7.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $918,000 ($125.89)
    Rents: $62,000 ($8.50)
    Interest Earnings: $52,000 ($7.13)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($0.27)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $15,109,000 ($2072.00)
    Water Utilities: $2,362,000 ($323.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $214,000 ($29.35)
    All Other: $141,000 ($19.34)
  • Tax - Property: $1,543,000 ($211.60)
    Individual Income: $874,000 ($119.86)
    Public Utilities: $78,000 ($10.70)
    NEC: $18,000 ($2.47)

Tell City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $5,855,000 ($802.93)
    Electric Utilities: $2,660,000 ($364.78)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,435,000 ($608.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $5,695,000 ($780.99)
    Other, NEC: $4,320,000 ($592.43)
    Electric Utilities: $2,415,000 ($331.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $245,000 ($33.60)
    Water Utilities: $160,000 ($21.94)
    Other, NEC: $115,000 ($15.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,120,000 ($976.41)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $385,000 ($52.80)

4.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,849 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
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 Spencer County, IN  1.03% ($22,764 average AGI)
from Hancock County, KY  0.33% ($23,000)
from Dubois County, IN  0.28% ($33,050)


4.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,098 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
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 Spencer County, IN  0.83% ($25,466 average AGI)
to Vanderburgh County, IN  0.53% ($28,405)
to Hancock County, KY  0.28% ($21,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tell City:

  • WTCJ (1230 AM; 1 kW; TELL CITY, IN; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKCM (1160 AM; 3 kW; HAWESVILLE, KY; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVJS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tell City:

  • WTCJ-FM (105.7 FM; TELL CITY, IN; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLME (102.9 FM; CANNELTON, IN; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WBKR (92.5 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WQKZ (98.5 FM; FERDINAND, IN; Owner: GEM COMMUNICATIONS LLP)
  • WGZB-FM (96.5 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WBDC (100.9 FM; HUNTINGBURG, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSTO (96.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WXCM (97.1 FM; HAWESVILLE, KY; Owner: WLME, INC.)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WAXL (103.3 FM; SANTA CLAUS, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYXY (107.1 FM; BOONVILLE, IN; Owner: BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WULF (94.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS - 94.3, LLC)
  • WXBC (104.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: BRECKINRIDGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBIO (94.7 FM; PHILPOT, KY; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC OF KENTUCKY)

TV broadcast stations around Tell City:

  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Tell City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Tell City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $294,000Total costs
  • 4,985Total average daily traffic
  • 474Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,850Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Tell City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tell City, IN
Most common first names in Tell City, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11180.2 years
William10875.3 years
John9174.7 years
James8568.9 years
Charles7273.9 years
Robert7070.8 years
Anna5781.5 years
Joseph5578.2 years
George5078.4 years
Albert4677.9 years
Most common last names in Tell City, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Goffinet3779.8 years
Bolin3577.1 years
Dauby3477.5 years
Miller2877.2 years
Alvey2770.6 years
Smith2673.8 years
Brown2575.6 years
Howell2475.9 years
James2479.7 years
Simpson2474.2 years
Businesses in Tell City, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike1
Dairy Queen1Papa John's Pizza1
Days Inn1Ramada1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx1Subway1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS2
KFC1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Long John Silver's1

Tell City on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Furniture and related products (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and related products (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #80 (47586) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Belgian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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