Tell City, Indiana

Population 7,287

Tell City is located in Perry County, IN. The population is 7,287, making Tell City the largest city in Perry County.

There are 2 public schools in Tell City with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Tell City is very low , and there are 33 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Tell City is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Tell City property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Tell City include Troy Township, Cannelton and Troy.

Tell City Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 12.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 71.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.7%

Crime Rate

75.62% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 0
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 201
  • Property Crime: 604
  • Larceny Theft: 403

Registered Offenders

68.12% Higher than national avg.
  • 33 offenders in Tell City
  • 45.29 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

62 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 4
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 46


Low 3.7%
  • Indiana unemployment average: 4.7%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Tell City, IN and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Tell City's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

33 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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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$143,900 compared to September 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

29 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Tell City, IN issued 29 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Tell City, IN issued 28 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: $495
  • 1 Bedroom: $530
  • 2 Bedrooms: $690
  • 3 Bedrooms: $890
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,030

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Environmental Hazards

62 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (239/243)
    Tell City, IN has 98.35% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Tell City, IN is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.6 Average
    Tell City, IN is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 31.73°
  • February 36.47°
  • March 48.03°
  • April 58.02°
  • May 67.31°
  • June 76.31°
  • July 79.15°
  • August 77.06°
  • September 70.62°
  • October 58°
  • November 46.62°
  • December 38.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Tell City, IN

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Tell City, IN: $42,019


Unemployment in Tell City is 3.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.7% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 60.86%
White Collar - 39.14%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Larry Bucshon

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

5 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Libraries view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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