Hartford City, Indiana

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Population in 2019: 5,660 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.3%
 
Males: 2,662  (47.0%)
Females: 2,998  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

40.6 years
Indiana median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 47348.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,655 (it was $31,531 in 2000)
Hartford City:

$35,655
IN:

$57,603

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,602 (it was $15,596 in 2000)

Hartford City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $66,606 (it was $53,400 in 2000)
Hartford City:

$66,606
IN:

$156,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $88,775; detached houses: $92,902; townhouses or other attached units: $124,822; in 2-unit structures: $96,182; mobile homes: $22,250

Median gross rent in 2019: $643.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hartford City: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.9%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for American Indian residents)
  • Races in Hartford City, IN (2019)
    • 5,57994.7%White alone
    • 1452.5%Hispanic
    • 961.6%Two or more races
    • 190.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Hartford City, Indiana as of May 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hartford City is 384 to 1.


Crime rates in Hartford City by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(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)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(30.8)
2
(31.8)
3
(48.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
1
(16.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(44.6)
1
(15.4)
3
(47.8)
2
(32.1)
5
(79.7)
3
(48.0)
3
(48.7)
3
(49.6)
1
(16.5)
1
(16.7)
5
(84.0)
1
(17.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(89.2)
3
(46.2)
5
(79.6)
6
(96.2)
2
(31.9)
7
(112.0)
6
(97.5)
2
(33.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
6
(102.2)
8
(139.5)
15
(262.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
49
(728.3)
48
(739.3)
63
(1,003)
33
(528.9)
60
(956.5)
49
(783.7)
40
(649.9)
55
(908.6)
36
(594.7)
25
(416.7)
14
(235.3)
7
(119.2)
9
(156.9)
8
(140.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
191
(2,839)
148
(2,279)
139
(2,213)
147
(2,356)
137
(2,184)
158
(2,527)
155
(2,518)
188
(3,106)
163
(2,693)
109
(1,817)
66
(1,109)
37
(630.0)
44
(767.1)
22
(384.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(163.5)
5
(77.0)
10
(159.2)
4
(64.1)
7
(111.6)
6
(96.0)
4
(65.0)
4
(66.1)
5
(82.6)
4
(66.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(51.1)
6
(104.6)
3
(52.5)
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/A2
(33.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index208.8187.6227.2203.7193.5200.4185.5227.8160.9195.599.563.277.981.9

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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City-data.com crime index in Hartford City, IN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Indiana average:

1.19
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Ancestries: American (16.4%), German (13.0%), Irish (12.8%), English (9.5%), Scottish (2.4%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 922 feet

Land area: 3.72 square miles.

Population density: 1,521 people per square mile   (low).

Hartford City, Indiana map

54 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Indiana:

5.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $653 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $646 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (18.0 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (45.1 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (153.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Shamrock Lakes, IN (2.0 miles),
Upland, IN (2.6 miles ),
Eaton, IN (2.8 miles ),
Matthews, IN (2.8 miles ),
Montpelier, IN (2.9 miles ),
Dunkirk, IN (3.2 miles ),
Fowlerton, IN (3.3 miles ),
Gaston, IN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.45 N, Longitude: 85.37 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -296 (-5.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 868 (37.8%)

Area code: 765

Distribution of median household income in Hartford City, IN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hartford City, IN in 2019
Hartford City satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
Indiana:

4.9%
Historical population in Hartford City, IN
Historical housing units in Hartford City, IN
Most common industries in Hartford City, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (10.3%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.2%)
  • Paper (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (11.3%)
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Paper (5.9%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Hartford City, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)

Average climate in Hartford City, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hartford 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 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Hartford City-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Hartford City city center killed 4 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 7.1 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:

Hartford City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 19% 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 192.9 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 173.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 192.9 miles away from Hartford 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 175.2 miles away from Hartford City center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.8 miles away from Hartford 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 213.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Blackford County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hartford City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hartford City:

  • CAREY SERVICES, INC (306 EAST FIFTH ST)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH BLACKFORD HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 410 PILGRIM BLVD)
  • HEARTS WITH INTEGRITY (1603 N WALNUT ST)
  • BRIDGEWATER REHABILITATION CENTRE (715 N MILL ST)
  • HARTFORD CITY COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (715 NORTH MILL STREET)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (0548 S 100 W)

Airports and heliports located in Hartford City:

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

  • Taylor University (about 7 miles; Upland, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 17 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Ball State University (about 18 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • Anderson University (about 29 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 41 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 46 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 46 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)

Public high school in Hartford City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hartford City:

See full list of schools located in Hartford City

Library in Hartford City:

  • HARTFORD CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $350,174; Location: 314 NORTH HIGH STREET; 63,102 books; 2,500 audio materials; 5,874 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 308 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hartford City: Hartford City Fire Department (A), Northside Greenhouse (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Relax Inn of H C (State Road 3 North).

Courts: Blackford County Offices - Circuit Court (Court House), Blackford County Offices - County Court Probation (Court House), Blackford County Offices - County Court (Court House).

Birthplace of: Joseph W. Fordney - Politician.

Blackford 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 Hartford City and their reported violations in the past:

HARTFORD CITY WATER WORKS (Population served: 6,960, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2012)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.4%
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: 0.3% of all households
26 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Hartford City (2011 data):

  • Pacesetter Bank: Washington Street Branch at 222 West Washington Street, branch established on 1997/04/07; at 1515 North Walnut Street, branch established on 1965/01/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $114.7 mil, Deposits: $100.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Town Financial Corporation
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Hartford City Branch at 101 West Washington Street, branch established on 1893/03/13; Auto Branch at 117 South Jefferson Street, branch established on 1961/10/31. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $6,663.4 mil, Deposits: $5,754.9 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Hartford City:

Marital status in Hartford City, IN
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

For population 25 years and over in Hartford City:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Indiana average:

11.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hartford City, IN (based on Blackford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,7929
Evangelical Protestant1,67815
Catholic4001
Other5-
None8,891-
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: 6
Blackford County:

4.55 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
This county:

5.31 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Blackford County:

8.34 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

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

10.1%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.6%
State:

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

8.7%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.0%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.5%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.4%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hartford City:

13.1%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hartford City:

35.5%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

55.3%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.2%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hartford 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 16$57,470$43,1036$10,389
Sewerage 10$41,590$49,9080$0
Streets and Highways 10$29,737$35,6840$0
Firefighters 8$30,814$46,2210$0
Water Supply 6$17,787$35,5740$0
Financial Administration 6$20,203$40,4060$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,458$44,7480$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$3,998
Totals for Government 58$205,059$42,4268$14,387

Hartford City government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $3,778,000 ($667.49)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($3.71)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($3.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($0.35)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $993,000 ($175.44)
    Regular Highways: $914,000 ($161.48)
    Police Protection: $682,000 ($120.49)
    Water Utilities: $521,000 ($92.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $494,000 ($87.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $229,000 ($40.46)
    General - Other: $188,000 ($33.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $183,000 ($32.33)
    Central Staff Services: $63,000 ($11.13)
    Financial Administration: $30,000 ($5.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($1.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $103,000 ($18.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $919,000 ($162.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $75,000 ($13.25)
    Regular Highways: $67,000 ($11.84)
    General - Other: $47,000 ($8.30)
    Water Utilities: $25,000 ($4.42)
    Police Protection: $18,000 ($3.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($1.24)

Hartford City government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $8,323,000 ($1470.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($3.18)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($0.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $529,000 ($93.46)
    Other: $74,000 ($13.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $64,000 ($11.31)
    Donations From Private Sources: $32,000 ($5.65)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($0.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,305,000 ($230.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $573,000 ($101.24)
    Other: $142,000 ($25.09)
    General Local Government Support: $27,000 ($4.77)
  • Tax - Property: $1,495,000 ($264.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $176,000 ($31.10)
    Other License: $67,000 ($11.84)

Hartford City government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,573,000 ($454.59)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,573,000 ($454.59)

Hartford City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,983,000 ($350.35)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,297,000 ($935.87)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,243,000 ($219.61)

5.46% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($31,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
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 Grant County, IN  1.10% ($28,796 average AGI)
from Delaware County, IN  0.92% ($32,733)
from Jay County, IN  0.61% ($39,300)


6.48% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($32,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
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 Delaware County, IN  1.38% ($32,735 average AGI)
to Grant County, IN  1.13% ($29,875)
to Jay County, IN  0.71% ($23,143)
Businesses in Hartford City, IN
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1UPS2
H&R Block1YMCA1
KFC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hartford City:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGOM (860 AM; 1 kW; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WONO (1380 AM; 5 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hartford City:

  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WHCI (88.1 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: BLACKFORD COUNTY SCHOOL CORPORATION)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WTUR (89.7 FM; UPLAND, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWDS (90.5 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: DELAWARE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCJC (99.3 FM; VAN BUREN, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSW (90.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W299AJ (107.7 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNUY (100.1 FM; BLUFFTON, IN; Owner: WELLS COUNTY RADIO CORP.)
  • WHTI (96.7 FM; ALEXANDRIA, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSB (89.5 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZBD (92.7 FM; BERNE, IN; Owner: ADAMS COUNTY RADIO, INC)
  • WBSJ (91.7 FM; PORTLAND, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPGW-FM (100.9 FM; PORTLAND, IN; Owner: WPGW, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hartford 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.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
Hartford City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Hartford City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.4mTotal length
  • $1,539,000Total costs
  • 20,895Total average daily traffic
  • 2,267Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,353Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hartford City, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hartford City, IN

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 34. The highest number of reported fires - 62 took place in 2009, and the least - 5 in 2003. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Hartford City, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (55.2%), and Outside Fires (31.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hartford City, IN
    • 31655.2%Structure Fires
    • 18131.6%Outside Fires
    • 498.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 264.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hartford City, IN
Most common first names in Hartford City, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary13379.6 years
William10273.1 years
John8774.3 years
Robert8773.0 years
Charles7673.1 years
James6272.9 years
Ruth4879.0 years
Helen4778.5 years
George4677.6 years
Dorothy3978.5 years
Most common last names in Hartford City, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6577.6 years
Jones4275.9 years
Williams3975.2 years
Johnson3276.6 years
Bell2871.3 years
Townsend2077.6 years
Brown2078.5 years
Cook1970.9 years
Elliott1978.2 years
Bennett1973.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hartford City, IN
  • 63.2%Utility gas
  • 32.9%Electricity
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hartford City, IN
  • 64.7%Electricity
  • 34.3%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hartford City compared to Indiana state average:

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

Hartford City on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
There are 7 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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  • Mark L. Baughey (2)
  • Daniel R. Baughey (2)
  • Barry Howard (1)
  • James Tucker (1)
  • Eddie Eugene Cansler (1)
  • Jacqueline Kay Cansler (1)
  • Richard Allen (1)
  • J. Scott Steckenrider (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2021.