Tipton, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 4,992 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.9%
 
Males: 2,369  (47.5%)
Females: 2,623  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  37.1 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46072.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,002 (it was $34,075 in 2000)
Tipton:

$39,002
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,082 (it was $19,489 in 2000)

Tipton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,276 (it was $70,900 in 2000)
Tipton:

$86,276
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $669.

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  • Races in Tipton, IN (2010)

    Tipton races chart
    • 4,87695.5%White alone
    • 1372.7%Hispanic
    • 450.9%Two or more races
    • 280.5%Asian alone
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Black alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tipton: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.4%), United States (15.7%), Irish (12.8%), English (9.3%), French (3.7%), Polish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 864 feet

Land area: 1.85 square miles.

Population density: 2,695 people per square mile   (average).

Tipton,IN real estate house value index trend

Tipton, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Tipton:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tipton city:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

82 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Tipton, Indiana as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tipton to the number of sex offenders is 278 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $743 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $715 (0.9%)

Tipton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anderson, IN (22.9 miles , pop. 59,734).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (34.6 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (137.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Atlanta, IN (2.2 miles ), Windfall City, IN (2.6 miles ), Sharpsville, IN (2.6 miles ), Arcadia, IN (2.8 miles ), Kempton, IN (3.2 miles ), Elwood, IN (3.3 miles ), Indian Heights, IN (3.3 miles ), Cicero, IN (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $118,800
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $235,900
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.28 N, Longitude: 86.04 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,194 (+23.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 975 (48.1%)

Area code: 765

Tipton household income distribution Tipton home values distribution

Crime rates in Tipton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0110000000000
per 100,000 0.018.818.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 002000001100N/A
per 100,000 0.00.037.70.00.00.00.00.020.120.10.00.0N/A
Robberies 0000100501303
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.018.60.00.099.50.020.158.50.060.2
Assaults 4425304003019011
per 100,000 75.775.2471.4569.974.50.00.059.70.020.1175.40.0220.8
Burglaries 26395125323243323431504831
per 100,000 492.3733.2961.7474.9596.3605.0830.0636.7684.4622.2974.3945.8622.1
Thefts 15210713910813498116152169116184152107
per 100,000 2,878.22,011.72,621.22,051.72,497.21,852.92,239.03,024.33,401.82,328.43,585.32,995.12,147.3
Auto thefts 0251214361425
per 100,000 0.037.694.319.037.318.977.259.7120.820.177.939.4100.3
Arson 0000000100100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.019.90.00.019.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 166.3189.2345.1233.0166.7119.1155.3214.1211.7165.9273.0190.9201.6

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Crime rate in Tipton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Indiana average:

1.97
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -59 (-1.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Tipton, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tipton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the Tipton city center killed 28 people and injured 123 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 19.6 miles away from the city center killed 25 people and injured 835 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tipton-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 160.7 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 141.2 miles away from Tipton 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 182.5 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 184.3 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 89.6 miles away from Tipton 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 158.1 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 Tipton County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tipton topographic map

Birthplace of: Babe Adams - Baseball player, Brad Maynard - 2005 NFL player (Chicago Bears, born: Feb 9, 1974), John Bunch - Jazz pianist, Keith A. Smith - Artist, Rex Norris (American football) - Football player and coach, Brent Lasater - Member of the Missouri House of Representatives.

Hospitals and medical centers in Tipton:

  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH TIPTON HOSPITAL INC (Government - Local, 1000 S MAIN ST)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (300 FAIRGROUNDS RD)
  • TIPTON NURSING HOME (701 EAST JEFFERSON STREET)
  • WALNUT CREEK AT TIPTON (701 EAST JEFFERSON STREET)

Airports located in Tipton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tipton:

  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 14 miles; Kokomo, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,500)
  • Anderson University (about 24 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 26 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 27 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Taylor University (about 32 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Butler University (about 32 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)
  • Marian University (about 34 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,476)

Public high school in Tipton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Tipton:

Private elementary/middle school in Tipton:

  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 75; Location: 323 MILL ST; Grades: PK - 5)
See full list of schools located in Tipton

Library in Tipton:

  • TIPTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,121,612; Location: 127 EAST MADISON STREET; 81,303 books; 4,773 audio materials; 6,962 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 229 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Tipton Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Dial-A-Story (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 127 East Madison Street).

Hotels: East Street Inn (127 South East Street), Flamingo Motel (2100 South USHighway 31).

Courts: Tipton Circuit Court (101 East Jefferson Street), City Court (225 East Jefferson Street), Court House Janitor (101 East Jefferson Street).

Tipton 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 79.0. This is about average.

City:

79.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 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 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

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

SHERRILLS EAT HERE AND GET GAS (Population served: 104, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-19-2010 to MAR-27-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-19-2010 to MAR-27-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-19-2010 to MAR-27-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-19-2010 to MAR-27-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-19-2010 to MAR-27-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-19-2010 to MAR-27-2012)
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
RENEWED LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.0%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 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:  6.3%
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: 0.1% of all households
35 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
10 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
73 people in nursing homes in 2000
29 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Tipton, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Tipton compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Tipton (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: East Jefferson Street Branch at 110 East Jefferson Street, branch established on 1906/12/29. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • STAR Financial Bank: Tipton Branch at 874 East Jefferson St, branch established on 1915/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,622.5 mil, Deposits: $1,346.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Star Financial Group, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Tipton Branch at 102 North Main Street, branch established on 1904/01/01. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tipton city (based on Tipton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,85721
Mainline Protestant1,85910
Catholic1,1001
Other1-
None10,119-
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: 2
Tipton County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Tipton County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Tipton County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Tipton County:

28.9%
Indiana:

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

15.6%
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
Other Government Administration 2$10,904$65,42411$10,525
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$3,060
Police Protection - Officers 12$41,907$41,9071$441
Police - Other 2$5,542$33,2521$1,614
Firefighters 13$48,090$44,3914$3,666
Streets and Highways 3$10,767$43,0681$1,691
Solid Waste Management 10$31,915$38,2982$3,677
Sewerage 8$32,473$48,7100$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,857$47,14215$13,694
Water Supply 6$23,843$47,6860$0
Electric Power 8$37,370$56,0550$0
Other and Unallocable 9$26,373$35,1644$4,811
Totals for Government 75$277,041$44,32741$43,179

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,082,000 ($1218.35)
    Sewerage: $1,078,000 ($215.95)
    Central Staff Services: $986,000 ($197.52)
    Regular Highways: $732,000 ($146.63)
    Water Utilities: $706,000 ($141.43)
    Police Protection: $612,000 ($122.60)
    Fire Protection: $513,000 ($102.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $283,000 ($56.69)
    General - Other: $213,000 ($42.67)
    Financial Administration: $74,000 ($14.82)
    General Public Buildings: $59,000 ($11.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $39,000 ($7.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($3.21)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $151,000 ($30.25)
    Benefit Payments: $74,000 ($14.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($4.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $3,631,000 ($727.36)
    General - Other: $217,000 ($43.47)
    Fire Protection: $70,000 ($14.02)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($6.61)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($5.81)
    Central Staff: $25,000 ($5.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.80)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,014,000 ($1004.41)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,062,000 ($212.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $258,000 ($51.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $199,000 ($39.86)
    All Other: $94,000 ($18.83)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $44,000 ($8.81)
    From Other Government: $16,000 ($3.21)
    From Local Government: $4,000 ($0.80)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $916,000 ($183.49)
    Highways: $31,000 ($6.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $215,000 ($43.07)
    General Revenue, NEC: $92,000 ($18.43)
    Property Sale Other: $19,000 ($3.81)
    Special Assessments: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,136,000 ($1229.17)
    Water Utilities: $583,000 ($116.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $502,000 ($100.56)
    General Support: $497,000 ($99.56)
    Highways: $134,000 ($26.84)
  • Tax - Property: $1,816,000 ($363.78)
    Individual Income: $279,000 ($55.89)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($3.21)
    NEC: $16,000 ($3.21)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $360,000 ($72.12)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,850,000 ($370.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,090,000 ($418.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $120,000 ($24.04)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $19,000 ($3.81)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,257,000 ($652.44)

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,315 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
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 Howard County, IN  1.61% ($33,369 average AGI)
from Hamilton County, IN  1.05% ($33,045)
from Madison County, IN  0.86% ($28,673)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
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 Howard County, IN  1.48% ($34,468 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, IN  0.96% ($37,705)
to Madison County, IN  0.49% ($26,419)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tipton:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tipton:

  • WWKI (100.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; ELWOOD, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WZWZ (92.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GRP OF KOKOMO, INC)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WSHW (99.7 FM; FRANKFORT, IN; Owner: KASPAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tipton:

  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKGK-LP (Channel 48; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLFI-TV (Channel 18; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PRIMELAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Tipton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Tipton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $450,000Total costs
  • 16,560Total average daily traffic
  • 988Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,839Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tipton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TIPTON, Lat: 40.279444 Lon: -86.031944, Call Sign: WQFF875
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/06/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016, Certifier: Deborah Ploughe
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • IN13HO736, 905 Berryman Pike (Lat: 40.294139 Lon: -86.043472), Type: Tank, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQQC257
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/22/2012, Expiration Date: 10/22/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • .92 Miles North Of City Center (Lat: 40.295306 Lon: -86.044694), Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: KWU526
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.060 MHz, 75.8000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2004
    Registrant: Richard S. Becker & Associates, 1915 Eye Street, N.W. Eighth Floor, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 833-4422

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tipton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tipton)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 47
  • Hazardous Condition: 37
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Tipton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tipton, IN
Most common first names in Tipton, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10079.5 years
William7874.6 years
Robert7074.1 years
James6769.7 years
Charles6475.9 years
John6177.9 years
Ruth4082.1 years
George4078.4 years
Margaret3482.3 years
Walter3279.5 years
Most common last names in Tipton, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3778.4 years
Miller3078.7 years
Jones2878.0 years
Johnson1978.3 years
Morris1779.2 years
Mitchell1670.2 years
Brown1677.4 years
Carter1682.5 years
Williams1575.3 years
Plake1568.2 years
Businesses in Tipton, IN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Alco Stores1KFC1
Blockbuster1La-Z-Boy1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Subway1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1

Tipton on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Child care workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Physicians and surgeons (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Personal and laundry services (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006 (population 5,000+)"
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