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County population in 2016: 20,138 (19% urban, 81% rural); it was 20,165 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,275
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,013
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,152
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,612 (it was 1,566 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

30%

Land area: 372 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 54 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carroll County: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (46.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.4%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (14.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 44%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Carroll County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years
Males: 10,026  (49.8%)
Females: 10,112  (50.2%)
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Carroll County,IN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Carroll County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,159 ($42,677 in 1999)

This county:

$56,159
Indiana:

$52,314

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $517 (lower quartile is $395, upper quartile is $643)
This county:

$517
State:

$619


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $127,021 (it was $86,600 in 2000)
Carroll:

$127,021
Indiana:

$134,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,885 - $185,557
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $958
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $339

Institutionalized population: 103
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 42 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2008: 64 buildings, average cost: $110,800
  • 2009: 32 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 2010: 37 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2011: 39 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $168,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $827 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $685 (0.6%)

Carroll County household income distribution in 2009 Carroll County home values distribution Carroll County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.2%
Carroll County:

10.2%
Indiana:

14.1%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.0% for Black residents, 30.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.5% for other race residents, 26.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.5 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 43.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.7 years old, Black residents: 37.0 years old, American Indian residents: 66.1 years old, Asian residents: 68.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.5 years old, Other race residents: 37.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Carroll County is $417 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $547 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $720 a month.

Cities in this county include: Delphi, Flora, Camden, Burlington, Yeoman.

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2012 air pollution in Carroll County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.034 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Carroll County: Otterbein Volunteer Fire Department (A), Oxford Oak Grove Township Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carroll County include: Barrydale Church (A), Bethany Chapel (B), Zion Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Blue Ridge Cemetery (1), Boswell Cemetery (2), Fleming Cemetery (3), Earl Park Cemetery (4), Totheroh Cemetery (5), Justus Cemetery (6), Smith Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Upper Sugar Creek (A), Goose Creek (B), Coon Creek (C), Mud Creek (D), Little Pine Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Bronx County, New York , Deuel County, Nebraska , Howard County , Huron County, Ohio , Lancaster County, Nebraska , Washington County, Pennsylvania , Union County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 485
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 593 (57.3% naturalized citizens)

Carroll County:

2.9%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 64
  • 2000 to 2009: 216
  • 1990 to 1999: 59
  • 1980 to 1989: 140
  • 1970 to 1979: 31
  • Before 1970: 59
Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.9%

Carroll County marital status for males Carroll County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,129
  • One, attached: 51
  • Two: 238
  • 3 or 4: 199
  • 5 to 9: 100
  • 10 to 19: 52
  • 20 or more: 44
  • Mobile homes: 697

Housing units in Carroll County with a mortgage: 3,700 (81 second mortgage, 515 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,629

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

65.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Carroll County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,23621
Evangelical Protestant2,65919
Catholic1,8701
Other1-
None12,389-
Carroll County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Carroll County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Carroll County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

6.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Carroll County:

9.6%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

28.6%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.8%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Carroll County:

Average size of farms: 381 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $179,992
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $284.03
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.23%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 45.99%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $158,295
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 89.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $130,376
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.09
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.21%
Corn for grain: 93671 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2117 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 79671 harvested acres
Vegetables: 27 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 26 acres

Tornado activity:

Carroll County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 1954962.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 18 fatalities and 288 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carroll County-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 162.8 miles away from Carroll County 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 140.0 miles away from the county 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 216.6 miles away from the county 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 190.5 miles away from the county 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 160.4 miles away from Carroll County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 116.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 08, 2009 to March 14, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1832: April 22, 2009, FEMA Id: 1832, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 07, 2008 to March 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1740: January 30, 2008, FEMA Id: 1740, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Snow, Incident Period: February 12, 2007 to February 14, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3274: March 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3274, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 01, 2005 to February 11, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1573: January 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 1573, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2004 to June 25, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1520: June 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1520, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 04, 2003 to August 06, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1476: July 11, 2003, FEMA Id: 1476, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3162: January 24, 2001, FEMA Id: 3162, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3135: January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3135, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Ice Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: March 12, 1991 to March 15, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-899: March 29, 1991, FEMA Id: 899, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (33%)
  • El Salvador (23%)
  • Guatemala (8%)
  • Ethiopia (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Philippines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Carroll County (%):

  • American (22%)
  • German (20%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (8%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)

Carroll County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,245 (72.8%)
  • Carpooled: 958 (16.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 17 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 56 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 170 (2.9%)
  • Worked at home: 363 (6.2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Carroll County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 184 people in nursing homes
  • 18 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Carroll County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 39 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,339.

5.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
Indiana average:

5.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.52% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($25,948 average AGI)
1.13% relocated from other states ($6,509 average AGI)
Carroll County:

1.13%
Indiana average:

2.09%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tippecanoe County, IN  1.77% ($30,849 average AGI)
from White County, IN  0.52% ($30,878)
from Howard County, IN  0.42% ($36,364)
from Cass County, IN  0.41% ($29,875)
from Clinton County, IN  0.38% ($33,400)
from Marion County, IN  0.15% ($26,667)


6.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
Indiana average:

5.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.94% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($24,421 average AGI)
1.55% relocated to other states ($8,217 average AGI)
Carroll County:

1.55%
Indiana average:

2.32%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tippecanoe County, IN  2.02% ($34,888 average AGI)
to White County, IN  0.58% ($30,239)
to Clinton County, IN  0.49% ($31,923)
to Cass County, IN  0.42% ($28,515)
to Howard County, IN  0.40% ($27,000)
to Marion County, IN  0.16% ($26,308)
to Miami County, IN  0.14% ($31,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2

Births per 1000 population in Carroll County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Carroll County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,367 (2,927 aged, 440 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 466 (10%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Carroll County, Indiana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (204)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (196)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (168)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (136)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (127)
  • Congestive heart failure (87)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (63)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (63)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (63)
  • Unspecified dementia (58)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,244
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 739
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 39

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,138
  • In family households: 16,909 (3,239 male householders, 2,115 female householders)
    4,420 spouses, 5,789 children (5,294 natural, 191 adopted, 301 stepchildren), 407 grandchildren, 163 brothers or sisters, 121 parents, 123 other relatives, 478 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,101 (1,194 male householders (932 living alone)), 1,229 female householders (1,060 living alone)), 677 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 118

Size of family households: 2,774 2-persons, 1,048 3-persons, 854 4-persons, 433 5-persons, 212 6-persons, 75 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,993 1-person, 346 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 30 4-persons, 30 5-persons.

3,299 married couples with children.
795 single-parent households (190 men, 605 women).

94.9% of residents of Carroll speak English at home.
3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $80,432,000 ($3,956 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,284,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $39,336,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,685,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $9,373,000
Federal grants: $9,336,000
Federal procurement contracts: $846,000 ($117,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,856,000 ($1,211,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $343,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,171,000
Federal Government insurance: $56,092,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,203
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 865
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +110
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -146
Here -7 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Carroll County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.15 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 196
  • 2010 to 2013: 89
  • 2000 to 2009: 864
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,029
  • 1980 to 1989: 537
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,335
  • 1960 to 1969: 836
  • 1950 to 1959: 974
  • 1940 to 1949: 886
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,793
Note: State values scaled to Carroll population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 1 room: 33
  • 2 rooms: 30
  • 3 rooms: 69
  • 4 rooms: 509
  • 5 rooms: 1,114
  • 6 rooms: 1,297
  • 7 rooms: 1,144
  • 8 rooms: 905
  • 9+ rooms: 1,202
  • 1 room: 68
  • 2 rooms: 12
  • 3 rooms: 217
  • 4 rooms: 345
  • 5 rooms: 262
  • 6 rooms: 181
  • 7 rooms: 189
  • 8 rooms: 102
  • 9+ rooms: 134
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • no bedroom: 31
  • 1 bedroom: 221
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,219
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,290
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,272
  • 5+ bedrooms: 242
  • no bedroom: 81
  • 1 bedroom: 278
  • 2 bedrooms: 513
  • 3 bedrooms: 377
  • 4 bedrooms: 230
  • 5+ bedrooms: 29
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • no vehicle: 158
  • 1 vehicle: 1,366
  • 2 vehicles: 2,618
  • 3 vehicles: 1,370
  • 4 vehicles: 550
  • 5+ vehicles: 266
  • no vehicle: 199
  • 1 vehicle: 684
  • 2 vehicles: 390
  • 3 vehicles: 136
  • 4 vehicles: 108
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

89% of Carroll County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 90% lived in Indiana.

Carroll County:

88.8%
State average:

85.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 16,036
  • Other state: 3,401
  • Northeast: 252
  • Midwest: 1,508
  • South: 1,324
  • West: 313

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Carroll County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (45.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.9%)
  • Electricity (19.2%)
  • Wood (8.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Coal or coke (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (52.1%)
  • Electricity (30.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.5%)
  • Wood (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 141
Here:

6.7%
Indiana:

13.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 208
Here:

16.7%
Indiana:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 70
Here:

12.5%
Indiana:

20.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Carroll County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,037,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,151,000
    Health - Other: $1,272,000
    General - Other: $1,156,000
    Police Protection: $829,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $743,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $652,000
    Correctional Institutions: $496,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $457,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $415,000
    Financial Administration: $408,000
    Corrections - Other: $193,000
    Solid Waste Management: $96,000
    Sewerage: $64,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $121,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $837,000
    Libraries: $194,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $586,000
    General - Other: $488,000
    Health - Other: $89,000
    Police Protection: $57,000
    Financial Administration: $35,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $29,000
    Central Staff Services: $19,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $18,000
    Corrections - Other: $4,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $4,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,175,000

Carroll County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $799,000
    Solid Waste Management: $81,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $60,000
    Highways: $12,000
    All Other: $12,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $233,000
    All Other: $25,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,902,000
    Interest Earnings: $442,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $146,000
    Rents: $9,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,056,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,462,000
    All Other: $113,000
    Public Welfare: $88,000
    Health and Hospitals: $19,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,610,000
    Individual Income: $2,112,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $22,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000

Carroll County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,085,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,790,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $295,000

Carroll County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,866,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,755,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 138
  • Number of aged recipients: 8
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 130
  • Number of recipients under 18: 42
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 81
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 15
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 47
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 53
Carroll County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Carroll County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Carroll County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary13082.7 years
Charles11276.2 years
John10574.2 years
Robert8874.4 years
James7071.5 years
William6875.9 years
Paul5077.6 years
Richard4570.5 years
Ruth4582.3 years
Helen4280.4 years
Most common last names in Carroll County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6277.0 years
Flora4581.9 years
Miller3976.4 years
Johnson3877.4 years
Wilson3879.0 years
Wagoner3682.1 years
Allen2976.9 years
Martin2779.7 years
Pearson2774.4 years
Brown2577.6 years
Businesses in Carroll County, IN
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Jones New York1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Subway2
Dairy Queen1True Value1
Decora Cabinetry2U.S. Cellular1
FedEx1UPS2
H&R Block1