Windfall City, Indiana

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Population in 2013: 687 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 331  (48.2%)
Females: 356  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46076.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,710 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Windfall City:

$35,710
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,791 (it was $18,948 in 2000)

Windfall City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,076 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Windfall City:

$66,076
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $835.

  • Races in Windfall City, IN (2010)

    Windfall City races chart
    • 66093.2%White alone
    • 385.4%Hispanic
    • 60.8%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Windfall City: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.3%), Irish (18.4%), United States (11.0%), English (9.0%), Dutch (5.8%), French (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 2,359 people per square mile   (low).

Windfall City,IN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Windfall City:

  • High school or higher: 80.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Windfall City town:

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

7 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Indiana:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $684 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $589 (1.1%)

Windfall City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anderson, IN (23.2 miles , pop. 59,734).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (40.8 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (136.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tipton, IN (2.6 miles ), Sharpsville, IN (2.6 miles ), Greentown, IN (2.8 miles ), Point Isabel, IN (2.8 miles) , Elwood, IN (3.0 miles ), Indian Heights, IN (3.1 miles ), Atlanta, IN (3.3 miles ), Sims, IN (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.36 N, Longitude: 85.96 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 765

Windfall City household income distribution Windfall City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -68 (-8.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Windfall City, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Windfall City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 121% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the Windfall City town 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 22.4 miles away from the town center killed 25 people and injured 835 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Windfall City-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 167.6 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 148.1 miles away from Windfall 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 184.1 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 84.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.2 miles away from Windfall 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) earthquake occurred 165.0 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 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).
Windfall City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Windfall City:

  • TIPTON NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TIPTON, IN)
  • WALNUT CREEK AT TIPTON (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TIPTON, IN)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH TIPTON HOSPITAL INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; TIPTON, IN)
  • DICKEY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ELWOOD, IN)
  • MADISON PLACE OF ELWOOD (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ELWOOD, IN)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TIPTON, IN)
  • ST VINCENT MERCY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; ELWOOD, IN)

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

  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 12 miles; Kokomo, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,500)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 19 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Anderson University (about 24 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Taylor University (about 26 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Ball State University (about 32 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 34 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)
  • Butler University (about 38 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)

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

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 21.9 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 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.8%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.1%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Windfall City compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Windfall City town (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%

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 Windfall City:

  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGOM (860 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Windfall City:

  • WWKI (100.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; ELWOOD, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZWZ (92.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GRP OF KOKOMO, INC)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSHW (99.7 FM; FRANKFORT, IN; Owner: KASPAR BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Windfall City:

  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WKGK-LP (Channel 48; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLFI-TV (Channel 18; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PRIMELAND TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 500Total average daily traffic
  • 19Total average daily truck traffic
  • 800Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

Windfall City on our top lists:

  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers"
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