Gas City, Indiana

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Population in 2019: 5,772 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.8%
 
Males: 2,923  (50.6%)
Females: 2,849  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

37.2 years
Indiana median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 46933, 46953.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,182 (it was $35,940 in 2000)
Gas City:

$45,182
IN:

$57,603

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,707 (it was $18,295 in 2000)

Gas City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $96,055 (it was $65,900 in 2000)
Gas City:

$96,055
IN:

$156,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $130,313; detached houses: $130,673; townhouses or other attached units: $206,257; in 2-unit structures: $108,059; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $126,871; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $238,643; mobile homes: $75,794

Median gross rent in 2019: $787.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gas City: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.2%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents, 69.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gas City, IN (2019)
    • 5,24289.5%White alone
    • 2073.5%Hispanic
    • 1462.5%Asian alone
    • 1312.2%Two or more races
    • 1071.8%Black alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Gas City, Indiana as of June 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gas City is 430 to 1.


Crime rates in Gas City by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(17.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(88.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(51.2)
3
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.3)
1
(16.9)
1
(17.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(88.3)
7
(123.7)
35
(618.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.8)
17
(279.8)
7
(116.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(51.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
29
(495.0)
26
(450.3)
29
(512.2)
15
(265.1)
63
(1,113)
27
(450.4)
16
(268.5)
25
(411.5)
23
(383.4)
28
(472.1)
46
(789.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
154
(2,629)
137
(2,373)
137
(2,420)
118
(2,086)
179
(3,162)
147
(2,452)
149
(2,500)
143
(2,354)
135
(2,250)
105
(1,770)
128
(2,196)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(102.4)
13
(225.1)
7
(123.6)
7
(123.7)
5
(88.3)
2
(33.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
3
(50.6)
2
(34.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index197.5160.0160.2136.6416.4132.3122.2178.9151.5113.0161.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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Crime rate in Gas City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Indiana average:

1.78
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Ancestries: German (21.0%), American (20.5%), Italian (6.8%), Irish (6.6%), English (4.4%), European (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 853 feet

Land area: 3.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,554 people per square mile   (low).

Gas City, Indiana map

149 residents are foreign born (0.5% Africa).

This city:

2.6%
Indiana:

5.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $594 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $595 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (23.4 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (47.9 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (142.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Jonesboro, IN (1.2 miles ),
Marion, IN (2.3 miles ),
Fairmount, IN (2.3 miles ),
Fowlerton, IN (2.4 miles ),
Upland, IN (2.4 miles ),
Landess, IN (3.0 miles),
Matthews, IN (3.0 miles ),
Herbst, IN (3.1 miles)

Latitude: 40.49 N, Longitude: 85.61 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +499 (+8.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 617 (27.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 765

Distribution of median household income in Gas City, IN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gas City, IN in 2019
Gas City satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $301,200
  • 2004: 31 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2005: 21 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $203,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,700
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $202,200
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $229,700
  • 2018: 16 buildings, average cost: $96,800
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $245,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Gas City, IN residents
Average permit cost in Gas City, IN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

4.9%
Historical population in Gas City, IN
Historical housing units in Gas City, IN
Most common industries in Gas City, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (12.1%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Paper (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Gas City, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)

Average climate in Gas City, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Gas City, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Gas City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 113% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/6/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Gas City city center killed one person and injured 31 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 7.5 miles away from the city center killed 25 people and injured 835 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gas City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 24% 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 186.2 miles away from the 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 181.2 miles away from Gas City center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 186.2 miles away from Gas 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 167.4 miles away from Gas City center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.0 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) earthquake occurred 208.5 miles away from Gas 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 Grant County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gas City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gas City:

  • TWIN CITY HEALTH CARE (627 E NORTH ST)
  • TWIN CITY NURSING HOME (627 NORTH H ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gas City:

  • VA N. INDIANA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM - MARION (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 3 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • CAREY SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • COLONIAL OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • WESLEYAN NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • WESLEYAN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • NEW HOPE HOSPICE LLC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MARION, IN)
  • CAREY SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MARION, IN)

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

  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 4 miles; Marion, IN; Full-time enrollment: 13,681)
  • Taylor University (about 7 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Ball State University (about 23 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • Anderson University (about 27 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 28 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 48 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 49 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)

Public high schools in Gas City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gas City:

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Library in Gas City:

  • GAS CITY-MILL TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $511,168; Location: 135 EAST MAIN STREET; 46,638 books; 3,240 audio materials; 3,009 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 115 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Cemeteries: Walnut Creek Cemetery (1), Riverside Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: City Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Gas City Museum (210 East North E Street).

Hotels: Best Western Gas City (4936 Kaybee Drive), Super 8 Gas City Marion Area (5172 Kaybee Drive).

Court: Gas City City - City Court- Planning & Zoning (211 East Main Street).

Birthplace of: Thomas Francis, Jr. - Physician, James Reed - College basketball player (Morgan State Golden Bears).

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

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

GAS CITY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 6,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
SMART MART (Population served: 212, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.7%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.7%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Gas City in 2010:

  • 56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
55 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Gas City (2011 data):

  • MutualBank: Gas City Branch at 1010 East Main Street, branch established on 1997/12/08. Info updated 2012/01/19: Bank assets: $1,424.6 mil, Deposits: $1,167.2 mil, headquarters in Muncie, IN, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 32 total offices
  • STAR Financial Bank: Gas City Branch at 931 East Main Street, branch established on 1930/12/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,622.5 mil, Deposits: $1,346.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Star Financial Group, Inc.
  • Salin Bank and Trust Company: Gas City Branch at 716 East Main Street, branch established on 1974/06/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $851.0 mil, Deposits: $677.9 mil, headquarters in Indianapolis, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Salin Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Gas City:

Marital status in Gas City, IN
  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 41.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

For population 25 years and over in Gas City:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Indiana average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Gas City
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gas City, IN (based on Grant County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,94273
Mainline Protestant8,99547
Catholic2,3282
Black Protestant1,2676
Other5282
None42,001-
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: 9
Here:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Grant County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Grant County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Grant County:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Grant County:

9.7%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.1%
State:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Grant County:

16.4%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Gas City:

52.8%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gas City:

51.7%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Gas City:

28.1
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.2%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gas City:

8.1%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gas City:

34.2%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

60.0%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Gas City:

79.8%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gas City, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 10$38,544$46,2530$0
Sewerage 7$24,063$41,2510$0
Electric Power 6$23,742$47,4840$0
Police - Other 4$14,570$43,7100$0
Water Supply 4$14,734$44,2020$0
Streets and Highways 4$12,621$37,8630$0
Other Government Administration 3$7,088$28,3529$4,805
Financial Administration 2$6,357$38,1420$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$438
Health 0$0 6$600
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,128
Firefighters 0$0 20$1,297
Welfare 0$0 1$1,472
Totals for Government 40$141,719$42,51638$10,740

Gas City government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $26,000 ($4.50)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,554,000 ($1135.48)
    Sewerage: $1,590,000 ($275.47)
    Water Utilities: $1,177,000 ($203.92)
    Police Protection: $654,000 ($113.31)
    Regular Highways: $334,000 ($57.87)
    General - Other: $325,000 ($56.31)
    General Public Buildings: $323,000 ($55.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $302,000 ($52.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $183,000 ($31.70)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $180,000 ($31.19)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($19.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $103,000 ($17.84)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($3.12)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,000 ($0.52)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $463,000 ($80.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $54,000 ($9.36)

Gas City government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,099,000 ($363.65)
    Other: $169,000 ($29.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000 ($7.45)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $48,000 ($8.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $77,000 ($13.34)
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000 ($2.08)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,965,000 ($1206.69)
    Water Utilities: $1,584,000 ($274.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $343,000 ($59.42)
    Other: $198,000 ($34.30)
    General Local Government Support: $137,000 ($23.74)
  • Tax - Property: $846,000 ($146.57)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.17)

Gas City government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,587,000 ($2007.45)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,587,000 ($2007.45)

Gas City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $325,000 ($56.31)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,873,000 ($1017.50)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,754,000 ($303.88)

3.96% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,452 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.96%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Madison County, IN  0.30% ($28,400 average AGI)
from Miami County, IN  0.24% ($28,172)
from Blackford County, IN  0.23% ($29,875)


5.21% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,513 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Indiana average:

6.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Madison County, IN  0.38% ($32,326 average AGI)
to Marion County, IN  0.36% ($37,011)
to Allen County, IN  0.30% ($45,743)
Businesses in Gas City, IN
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Jones New York1
AutoZone1KFC1
Best Western1Kmart1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Starbucks1
Chevrolet1Subway2
Circle K1Super 81
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Gas City:

  • WGOM (860 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBAT (1400 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gas City:

  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • W299AJ (107.7 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WCJC (99.3 FM; VAN BUREN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WBSW (90.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTUR (89.7 FM; UPLAND, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WWKI (100.5 FM; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WURK (101.7 FM; ELWOOD, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCWC-LP (94.3 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: COLLEGE WESLEYAN CHURCH)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKUZ (95.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: UPPER WABASH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WARU-FM (101.9 FM; ROANN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WJOT-FM (105.9 FM; WABASH, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF WABASH, INC.)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gas City:

  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
Gas City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Gas City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 194ft / 58.7mTotal length
  • $200,000Total costs
  • 133,303Total average daily traffic
  • 40,907Total average daily truck traffic
  • 170,540Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gas City, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gas City, IN

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 20. The highest number of fires - 46 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2014. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Gas City, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (35.0%), and Outside Fires (33.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gas City, IN
    • 11335.0%Structure Fires
    • 10733.1%Outside Fires
    • 7222.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 319.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gas City, IN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Gas City, Indiana:

  • Best Western Gas City, 4936 S Kay Bee Dr, Gas City, Indiana 46933 , Phone: (765) 998-2331, Fax: (765) 998-6275
  • Super 8, 5172 Kay Bee Dr, Gas City, Indiana 46933 , Phone: (765) 998-6800, Fax: (765) 998-6810
  • Holiday Inn Express, 4914 Beaner Blvd, Gas city, Indiana 46933 , Phone: (765) 674-6664
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Gas City, Indiana
Most common first names in Gas City, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5879.0 years
Robert5069.8 years
James4669.9 years
William4273.2 years
John4070.3 years
Charles2473.5 years
Dorothy1981.3 years
Ruth1879.5 years
Mildred1781.3 years
Margaret1778.5 years
Most common last names in Gas City, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3172.4 years
Smith2875.3 years
Miller2368.9 years
Williams1967.1 years
King1369.9 years
Brown1278.0 years
Atkinson1275.0 years
Wilson1073.9 years
Turner1075.0 years
Nelson973.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gas City, IN
  • 69.4%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gas City, IN
  • 56.1%Utility gas
  • 39.5%Electricity
  • 2.8%Other fuel
  • 1.6%Wood


Gas City compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Gas City on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of robberies per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
There are 5 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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