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Tipton County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2019: 15,313 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 16,577 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,448
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,617
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,168
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,311 (it was 1,301 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

30%

Land area: 260 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 59 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Tipton County: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (19.9%), Educational, health and social services (19.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 92%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Tipton County, IN (2019)
    • 14,39086.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4462.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3011.8%Two or more races
    • 420.3%Asian alone
    • 160.10%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

45.5 years
Indiana median age:

38.0 years
Males: 7,618  (49.8%)
Females: 7,695  (50.2%)
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Average household size:
Tipton County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,459 ($48,546 in 1999)
This county:

$59,459
Indiana:

$57,603

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $585 (lower quartile is $440, upper quartile is $689)
This county:

$585
State:

$669


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $127,706 (it was $87,000 in 2000)
Tipton:

$127,706
Indiana:

$156,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,863 - $199,135
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,016
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $372

Institutionalized population: 166
Tipton County, IN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 70 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $117,200
  • 1999: 44 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2001: 46 buildings, average cost: $149,400
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2003: 50 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2004: 38 buildings, average cost: $185,400
  • 2005: 95 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2006: 56 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $243,800
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $208,500
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2018: 25 buildings, average cost: $208,200
  • 2019: 26 buildings, average cost: $201,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Tipton, IN residents
Average permit cost in Tipton, IN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,033 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $741 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Tipton, IN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Tipton, IN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Tipton, IN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.6%
Tipton County:

7.6%
Indiana:

11.9%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 4.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 45.5 years old
(Males: 43.8 years old, Females: 46.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.1 years old, Black residents: 27.2 years old, Asian residents: 64.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.9 years old, Other race residents: 46.6 years old)

Area name: Kokomo, IN MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tipton County is $474 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $602 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $768 a month.

Cities in this county include: Tipton, Windfall City, Sharpsville, Kempton.

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

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Neighboring counties: Gloucester County, New Jersey , Somerset County, New Jersey , De Witt County, Illinois , Edgar County, Illinois , Larimer County, Colorado , Union County, Ohio .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.4%
Indiana:

4.9%

Unemployment by year in Tipton, IN
County total employment by year in Tipton, IN
County average yearly wages by year in Tipton, IN

Current college students: 490
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 196 (34.6% naturalized citizens)

Tipton County:

1.3%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 632010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 721990 to 1999
  • 411980 to 1989
  • 351970 to 1979
  • 26Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 44.3%

Tipton County marital status for males Tipton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,791
  • One, attached: 83
  • Two: 227
  • 3 or 4: 128
  • 5 to 9: 167
  • Mobile homes: 672
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Tipton County with a mortgage: 3,287 (49 second mortgage, 333 home equity loan, 26 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,996

Here:

75.0% with mortgage
State:

65.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Tipton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,85721
Mainline Protestant1,85910
Catholic1,1001
Other1-
None10,119-
Tipton 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: 2
Tipton County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This 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.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Tipton County:

10.1%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Tipton County:

28.9%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.6%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Tipton County:

Average size of farms: 421 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $154,769
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $309.20
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.38%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $115,378
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 93.43%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $122,497
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 81.39%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.09
Corn for grain: 66794 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1027 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 72337 harvested acres
Vegetables: 708 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 10 acres

Earthquake activity:

Tipton County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 38% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 161.6 miles away from Tipton County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 161.7 miles away from the 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 142.0 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 183.8 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) earthquake occurred 185.4 miles away from Tipton County 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 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 31, 2020, FEMA Id: 4515, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 05, 2014 to January 09, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4173: April 22, 2014, FEMA Id: 4173, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • 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 Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: September 20, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1433: September 25, 2002, FEMA Id: 1433, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 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 Blizzard of 96, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1109: April 02, 1996, FEMA Id: 1109, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Tipton County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Tipton

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,334 (84.8%)
  • Carpooled: 517 (8.2%)
  • Bus: 44 (0.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 75 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 115 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 185 (2.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (36%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (11%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Russia (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (8%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Germany (8%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Tipton County


  • American (25%)
  • German (20%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 147 people in nursing homes
  • 29 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 131 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 35 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $64,114.

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,675 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Indiana average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.79% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($39,037 average AGI)
0.34% relocated from other states ($1,639 average AGI)
Tipton County:

0.34%
Indiana average:

2.21%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Howard County, IN  1.65% ($41,806 average AGI)
from Hamilton County, IN  1.54% ($48,656)
from Madison County, IN  0.85% ($31,189)
from Marion County, IN  0.43% ($39,222)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,636 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Indiana average:

6.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.39% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($37,514 average AGI)
0.90% relocated to other states ($7,122 average AGI)
Tipton County:

0.90%
Indiana average:

2.40%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Howard County, IN  1.73% ($42,880 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, IN  1.12% ($55,986)
to Madison County, IN  0.96% ($34,533)
to Marion County, IN  0.37% ($34,826)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Births per 1000 population in Tipton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Tipton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Tipton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Tipton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Tipton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tipton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tipton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Tipton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Tipton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,842 (2,479 aged, 363 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 268 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Tipton County, Indiana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (377)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (120)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (72)
  • Unspecified dementia (71)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (54)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (44)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.02
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,389
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 452
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,171

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,239
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,099
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 55

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,313
  • Male householders: 3,850 (910 living alone), Female householders: 2,602 (778 living alone)
  • 3,572 spouses (3,567 opposite-sex spouses), 478 unmarried partners, (478 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,435 children (2,911 natural, 337 adopted, 208 stepchildren), 501 grandchildren, 56 brothers or sisters, 86 parents, 19 foster children, 155 other relatives, 320 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 238

Size of family households: 2,279 2-persons, 730 3-persons, 724 4-persons, 349 5-persons, 185 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,687 1-person, 385 2-persons, 8 3-persons, 59 4-persons.

2,058 married couples with children.
433 single-parent households (160 men, 273 women).

97.8% of residents of Tipton speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 38% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $76,976,000 ($4,636 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,692,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $37,658,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $19,976,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,237,000
Federal grants: $9,839,000
Federal procurement contracts: $778,000 ($30,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,488,000 ($1,483,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $178,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,166,000
Federal Government insurance: $21,517,000

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

Births: 1,022
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 843
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -347
Here -21 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Tipton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.22 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in Tipton County, Indiana
  • Year house built in Tipton County, Indiana
  • 852014 or later
  • 112010 to 2013
  • 4902000 to 2009
  • 7611990 to 1999
  • 6301980 to 1989
  • 8421970 to 1979
  • 7611960 to 1969
  • 6361950 to 1959
  • 4661940 to 1949
  • 2,3321939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Tipton County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tipton County, Indiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tipton County, Indiana
  • 01 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 173 rooms
  • 3444 rooms
  • 9325 rooms
  • 1,0566 rooms
  • 1,1417 rooms
  • 8928 rooms
  • 9019+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tipton County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tipton County, Indiana
  • 01 room
  • 282 rooms
  • 2013 rooms
  • 1744 rooms
  • 3105 rooms
  • 2366 rooms
  • 867 rooms
  • 1038 rooms
  • 359+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Tipton County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Tipton County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Tipton County, Indiana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 451 bedroom
  • 1,0262 bedrooms
  • 2,9253 bedrooms
  • 9874 bedrooms
  • 2925+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tipton County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tipton County, Indiana
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1861 bedroom
  • 4532 bedrooms
  • 4333 bedrooms
  • 904 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Tipton County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Tipton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tipton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 191no vehicle
  • 1,2371 vehicle
  • 2,1212 vehicles
  • 1,0573 vehicles
  • 5354 vehicles
  • 1475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Tipton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tipton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 6231 vehicle
  • 4242 vehicles
  • 773 vehicles
  • 334 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles

87.5% of Tipton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Indiana.

Tipton County:

87.5%
State average:

85.3%

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

  • This state: 11,861
  • Other state: 3,181
  • Northeast: 113
  • Midwest: 1,122
  • South: 1,604
  • West: 329
Year householders moved into unit in Tipton County, IN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Tipton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 52.5%Utility gas
  • 20.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.0%Electricity
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 57.8%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Electricity
  • 13.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.7%Wood
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 176
Here:

13.2%
Indiana:

12.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

0.4%
Indiana:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 45
Here:

12.0%
Indiana:

21.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Tipton County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $608,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,146,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $582,000
    General - Other: $181,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,051,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,853,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Police Protection: $1,326,000
    Correctional Institutions: $717,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $508,000
    Corrections - Other: $413,000
    General - Other: $363,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000
    Sewerage: $7,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,174,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $135,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $199,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $144,000
    General Revenue - Other: $143,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $312,000
    Regular Highways: $201,000
    General - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Corrections - Other: $5,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,391,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,245,000
    Other: $1,750,000
    General Local Government Support: $898,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,869,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $286,000
    Other License: $65,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000

Tipton County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $608,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,146,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $582,000
    General - Other: $181,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,051,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,853,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Police Protection: $1,326,000
    Correctional Institutions: $717,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $508,000
    Corrections - Other: $413,000
    General - Other: $363,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000
    Sewerage: $7,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,174,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $135,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $199,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $144,000
    General Revenue - Other: $143,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $312,000
    Regular Highways: $201,000
    General - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Corrections - Other: $5,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,391,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,245,000
    Other: $1,750,000
    General Local Government Support: $898,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,869,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $286,000
    Other License: $65,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000

Tipton County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $608,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,146,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $582,000
    General - Other: $181,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,051,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,853,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Police Protection: $1,326,000
    Correctional Institutions: $717,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $508,000
    Corrections - Other: $413,000
    General - Other: $363,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000
    Sewerage: $7,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,174,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $135,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $199,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $144,000
    General Revenue - Other: $143,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $312,000
    Regular Highways: $201,000
    General - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Corrections - Other: $5,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,391,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,245,000
    Other: $1,750,000
    General Local Government Support: $898,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,869,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $286,000
    Other License: $65,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000

Tipton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $608,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,146,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $582,000
    General - Other: $181,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,051,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,853,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,541,000
    Police Protection: $1,326,000
    Correctional Institutions: $717,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $508,000
    Corrections - Other: $413,000
    General - Other: $363,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000
    Sewerage: $7,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,174,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $135,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $199,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,724,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $144,000
    General Revenue - Other: $143,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $312,000
    Regular Highways: $201,000
    General - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Corrections - Other: $5,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,391,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,245,000
    Other: $1,750,000
    General Local Government Support: $898,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,869,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $286,000
    Other License: $65,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 148
  • Number of aged recipients: 13
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 135
  • Number of recipients under 18: 25
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 91
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 32
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 64
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 58
Most common first names in Tipton County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary12679.3 years
William10075.8 years
Robert9174.4 years
James8570.4 years
Charles8276.9 years
John7877.0 years
George4878.5 years
Ruth4782.2 years
Paul4276.3 years
Helen4180.0 years
Most common last names in Tipton County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5476.9 years
Miller3677.0 years
Jones2878.0 years
Johnson2879.7 years
Williams2571.3 years
Carter2181.6 years
Morris1978.1 years
Mitchell1970.5 years
Henderson1974.3 years
Orr1877.8 years
Businesses in Tipton County, IN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Alco Stores1KFC1
Blockbuster1La-Z-Boy2
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Subway1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1