West Terre Haute, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 2,226 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 1,138  (51.1%)
Females: 1,088  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47885.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,857 (it was $25,954 in 2000)
West Terre Haute:

$32,857
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,020 (it was $11,887 in 2000)

West Terre Haute town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $52,166 (it was $39,000 in 2000)
West Terre Haute:

$52,166
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $711.

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  • Races in West Terre Haute, IN (2010)

    West Terre Haute races chart
    • 2,16096.6%White alone
    • 291.3%Hispanic
    • 221.0%Two or more races
    • 110.5%Black alone
    • 120.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

Races in West Terre Haute detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in West Terre Haute: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (35.6%), Irish (11.8%), German (10.1%), English (9.4%), French (4.5%), Dutch (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 476 feet

Land area: 0.76 square miles.

Population density: 2,945 people per square mile   (average).

West Terre Haute,IN real estate house value index trend

West Terre Haute, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in West Terre Haute:

  • High school or higher: 68.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Terre Haute town:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 19.1%

15 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in West Terre Haute, Indiana as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in West Terre Haute to the number of sex offenders is 448 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $642 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $401 (1.0%)

West Terre Haute satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (3.2 miles , pop. 59,614).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (72.9 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (164.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Toad Hop, IN (0.9 miles) , Dresser, IN (1.2 miles) , Terre Haute, IN (1.8 miles ), St. Mary of the Woods, IN (1.9 miles ), North Terre Haute, IN (2.6 miles ), Tecumseh, IN (2.7 miles ), New Goshen, IN (2.9 miles ), Riley, IN (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 39.46 N, Longitude: 87.45 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 812

West Terre Haute household income distribution West Terre Haute home values distribution

Crime rates in West Terre Haute by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2011 2012
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000211
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.087.044.544.4
Robberies 0002000
per 100,000 0.00.00.085.80.00.00.0
Assaults N/A66291832118
per 100,000 N/A2,796.61,238.8771.91,392.5489.5355.4
Burglaries 1912112285834
per 100,000 810.9508.5469.9943.4348.12,581.21,510.4
Thefts 71585257587783
per 100,000 3,030.32,457.62,221.32,444.32,523.93,426.83,687.3
Auto thefts 510897910
per 100,000 213.4423.7341.7385.9304.6400.5444.2
Arson 0001300
per 100,000 0.00.00.042.9130.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 303.9) N/A746.9407.6385.0511.4496.5406.2

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Crime rate in West Terre Haute detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Indiana average:

1.96
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.3%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -277 (-10.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in West Terre Haute: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in West Terre Haute, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

West Terre Haute, Indiana average temperatures West Terre Haute, Indiana average precipitation West Terre Haute, Indiana humidity West Terre Haute, Indiana wind speed West Terre Haute, Indiana snowfall West Terre Haute, Indiana sunshine West Terre Haute, Indiana clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

West Terre Haute-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/22/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the West Terre Haute town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1963, a category F3 tornado 14.4 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Terre Haute-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 78% 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 73.8 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 50.2 miles away from West Terre Haute 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 103.7 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 71.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 69.5 miles away from West Terre Haute 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 208.0 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 Vigo County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Terre Haute topographic map

Birthplace of: Van Van Wey - Retired NASCAR Cup Series driver.

Hospitals and medical centers near West Terre Haute:

  • TERRE HAUTE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • TERRE HAUTE NORTH (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION OF THE WABASH VALLEY IN (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • HOSPICE OF THE WABASH VALLEY INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • HAMILTON CENTER INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • WESTRIDGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • LAKEVIEW NURSING AND REHABILIT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Terre Haute:

  • Indiana State University (about 3 miles; Terre Haute, IN; Full-time enrollment: 10,925)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 7 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • DePauw University (about 34 miles; Greencastle, IN; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 39 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 47 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • Lake Land College (about 50 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)
  • Indiana University-Bloomington (about 54 miles; Bloomington, IN; FT enrollment: 39,039)

Public elementary/middle schools in West Terre Haute:

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Notable location: Sugar Creek Fire Department Station 41 Headquarters (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Nature We Go! USA (2070 Darwin Road), Clear Creek Welcome Center (5300 West Interstate 70).

Vigo 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 92.3. This is worse than average.

City:

92.3
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.837. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.837
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in West Terre Haute and their reported violations in the past:

LEISURE ACRES MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 49, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-12-2013), St Intentional no-action (JAN-08-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.4%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.1%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.2%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

West Terre Haute compared to Indiana state average:

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

Banks with branches in West Terre Haute (2011 data):

  • First Financial Bank, National Association: West Terre Haute Branch at 309 West National Avenue, branch established on 1960/07/01. Info updated 2012/01/04: Bank assets: $2,852.7 mil, Deposits: $2,227.7 mil, headquarters in Terre Haute, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Corporation
  • Old National Bank: The West Terre Haute Branch at 1010 West National, branch established on 1975/03/13. 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:

10.2
Indiana average:

11.1

West Terre Haute travel time to work - commute West Terre Haute mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for West Terre Haute town (based on Vigo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,39683
Mainline Protestant7,92839
Catholic7,5009
Other1,2019
Black Protestant96310
Orthodox2541
None72,606-
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: 20
Vigo County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Vigo County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Vigo County:

4.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 86
Here:

8.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Vigo County:

30.9%
Indiana:

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

16.1%
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 3$8,745$34,9800$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$3,650
Police Protection - Officers 8$21,722$32,5830$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,095$37,1400$0
Sewerage 2$5,763$34,5780$0
Water Supply 2$6,102$36,6120$0
Totals for Government 16$45,427$34,0703$3,650

West Terre Haute government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $895,000 ($402.07)
    General - Other: $800,000 ($359.39)
    Sewerage: $290,000 ($130.28)
    Regular Highways: $87,000 ($39.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($3.59)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($3.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($34.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $383,000 ($172.06)
    Regular Highways: $77,000 ($34.59)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $535,000 ($240.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($4.04)

West Terre Haute government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $351,000 ($157.68)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $36,000 ($16.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $406,000 ($182.39)
    Property Sale Other: $8,000 ($3.59)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $926,000 ($415.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $362,000 ($162.62)
    General Support: $84,000 ($37.74)
  • Tax - Property: $365,000 ($163.97)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($5.84)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.45)

West Terre Haute government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $186,000 ($83.56)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,565,000 ($703.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,468,000 ($659.48)
    Water Utilities: $178,000 ($79.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $97,000 ($43.58)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($3.59)

West Terre Haute government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $18,000 ($8.09)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $134,000 ($60.20)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($1.35)

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,670 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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 Clay County, IN  0.54% ($29,845 average AGI)
from Marion County, IN  0.42% ($27,105)
from Sullivan County, IN  0.36% ($27,855)


5.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,861 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($485 average AGI)
Vigo County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, IN  0.60% ($26,300 average AGI)
to Clay County, IN  0.46% ($31,102)
to Vermillion County, IN  0.29% ($30,973)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Terre Haute:

  • WBOW (1300 AM; 1 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WPFR (1480 AM; 5 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPRS (1440 AM; 1 kW; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Terre Haute:

  • WMGI (100.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: BRIGHT TOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWVR (105.5 FM; WEST TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTHI-FM (99.9 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WWSY (95.9 FM; SEELYVILLE, IN; Owner: BRIGHT TOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMHD-FM (90.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: ROSE-HULMAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY)
  • WCRT (88.5 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WISU (89.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA STATE UNIV. BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W236AE (95.1 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)
  • WPFR-FM (93.9 FM; CLINTON, IN; Owner: WORD POWER, INC.)
  • WBOW-FM (102.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WAPC (91.9 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMMC (105.9 FM; MARSHALL, IL; Owner: JDL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WACF (98.5 FM; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W217AS (91.3 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WAXI (104.9 FM; ROCKVILLE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WSDM-FM (97.7 FM; BRAZIL, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WCBH (104.3 FM; CASEY, IL; Owner: TWO PETAZ, INC.)
  • WNDI-FM (95.3 FM; SULLIVAN, IN; Owner: J T M BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around West Terre Haute:

  • W43BV (Channel 43; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTWO (Channel 2; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • WBAK-TV (Channel 38; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTHI-TV (Channel 10; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
West Terre Haute fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of West Terre Haute fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 22m72ftTotal length
  • $2,684,000Total costs
  • 18,499Total average daily traffic
  • 533Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in West Terre Haute)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 5700 W Nevada Dr (Lat: 39.431972 Lon: -87.505028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 128 m, Call Sign: KNNH565
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/20/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2001, Certifier: Donna Comer
    Registrant: Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer LLP, 2300 N Street N.W., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037-1128, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 1647 W Maulberry (Lat: 39.503917 Lon: -87.443639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 210 m, Call Sign: WPPW903
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/15/1998, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William Buxbaum
    Registrant: Network Services, LLC Debtor-In-Possession, 525 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 615-6523, Fax: (310) 615-6581, Email:
  • 1647 W Maulberry (Lat: 39.503917 Lon: -87.443639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 210 m, Call Sign: WPPY210
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/15/1998, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2005, Certifier: Lowell Todd
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • 5595 Nevada Drive (Lat: 39.431972 Lon: -87.505028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Overall height: 129 m, Call Sign: WQGZ770
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.087 MHz, 857.087 MHz, 858.087 MHz, 859.087 MHz, 860.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/05/2007, Expiration Date: 09/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 10/20/2007, Certifier: Gary C Doty
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, 1650 Tysons Blvd., Ste. 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8663, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 450 Bolton Rd (Lat: 39.520861 Lon: -87.425028), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPFS202, Licensee ID: L00114251
    Assigned Frequencies: 8500.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/04/1999, Expiration Date: 10/04/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/04/2004
    Registrant: Wabash River Energy Ltd, 444 W Sanford Ave, West Terre Haute, IN 47885, Phone: (812) 535-6000
  • I70 Rest Area 1.6 Mi E Of Indiana Border (Lat: 39.437250 Lon: -87.520028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPNY208
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.53000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2004, Expiration Date: 07/29/2014, Certifier: Lewis Hartman
    Registrant: Information Station Specialists, Zeeland, MI 49464, Phone: (616) 772-2300, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3438 W Larimer Dr (Lat: 39.453611 Lon: -87.470833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 95 m, Overall height: 96.3 m, Call Sign: WPMM907
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.020 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/1998, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020, Certifier: Howard E Huey
    Registrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7000, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Terre Haute)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 170SP , Serial Number: 17275097, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1981
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Jeffrey Sweatt, 817 Durkees Ferry Rd, West Terre Haute, IN 47885, Other Owners: Catherine Sweatt
  • Aircraft: BRANTLY B-2B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2181U , Serial Number: 343, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 11/12/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Garzolini, 3250 W Thralls Ave, West Terre Haute, IN 47885
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 469EH , Serial Number: R18200335, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 06/20/1978
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Douglas E Claybrook, 782 W Candlewick Cir, West Terre Haute, IN 47885, Other Owners: Linda L Claybrook
  • Aircraft: CZECH AIRCRAFT WORKS SPOL SRO SPORTCRUISER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912S (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 593TA , Serial Number: 07SCO27, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey D Sweatt, 817 Durkees Ferry Rd, West Terre Haute, IN 47885
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9240X , Serial Number: 18253640, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 12/28/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Gayland D Jones, 2250 Darwin Rd, West Terre Haute, IN 47885
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93TE , Serial Number: AA5B0475, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Donald G Lehman, 4661 W Us Highway 40, West Terre Haute, IN 47885

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$82,3501$44,7103$42,4230$01$15,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$60,4251$11,3400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$51,9800$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$46,8400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$51,120
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 102
  • Hazardous Condition: 33
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - West Terre Haute

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Terre Haute, IN
Most common first names in West Terre Haute, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary9876.6 years
John9576.3 years
William9473.3 years
James7972.7 years
Robert7669.4 years
Charles6674.6 years
George5172.7 years
Ruth4379.6 years
Margaret4076.6 years
Dorothy3576.4 years
Most common last names in West Terre Haute, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3878.8 years
Brown3874.4 years
Lowe2676.1 years
Miller2473.5 years
Wilson2265.7 years
Cox2178.2 years
Williams1974.2 years
Davis1876.0 years
Green1773.2 years
Johnson1678.3 years

Businesses in West Terre Haute, IN

  • Subway: 1

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