Anderson, Indiana

Population 55,500

Anderson is located in Madison County, IN. The population is 55,500, making Anderson the largest city in Madison County.

There are 12 public schools in Anderson with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for Anderson is high , and there are 267 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Anderson is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Anderson property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Anderson include Anderson Township, Woodlawn Heights and Country Club Heights.

Anderson Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.1%

Crime Rate

41.31% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 355
  • Violent Crimes: 441
  • Robbery: 113
  • Burglary: 683
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

71.86% Higher than national avg.
  • 267 offenders in Anderson
  • 48.11 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

303 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 23
  • Registered Polluters: 11
  • Superfunds: 23
  • Tanks & Spills: 246


Moderate 3.9%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 3.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

There are 12 K-12 public schools in Anderson, IN and 8 private schools. Homefacts rates Anderson's schools as Below Average, with an overall D+ rating.

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Crime view details

267 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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24 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Anderson, IN issued 24 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 24 permits, 20 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Anderson, IN issued 30 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $575
  • 1 Bedroom: $638
  • 2 Bedrooms: $821
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,049
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,134

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Environmental Hazards

303 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Anderson, IN has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Anderson, IN is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.36 Average
    Anderson, IN is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25.67°
  • February 29.68°
  • March 42.4°
  • April 53.15°
  • May 63.68°
  • June 72.07°
  • July 75.4°
  • August 71.56°
  • September 65.72°
  • October 54.28°
  • November 42.78°
  • December 31.4°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Anderson, IN

Anderson, IN has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Anderson, IN has no risk of hurricanes.
Anderson, IN has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Anderson, IN has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Anderson, IN: $34,441


Unemployment in Anderson is 3.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.28%
White Collar - 49.72%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Mike Pence
  • Sen. Daniel Coats
  • Sen. Joe Donnelly

City Representatives

  • Susan W. Brooks

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

24 FCC Towers view all

1 Library view all

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