Albany, Ohio

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Population in 2019: 891 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.3%
 
Males: 376  (42.3%)
Females: 515  (57.7%)
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip codes: 45710.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,205 (it was $31,534 in 2000)
Albany:

$48,205
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,161 (it was $16,047 in 2000)

Albany village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $125,542 (it was $82,900 in 2000)
Albany:

$125,542
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $167,240; detached houses: $186,289; townhouses or other attached units: $167,714; in 2-unit structures: $204,673; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $195,891; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $141,611; mobile homes: $71,909

Median gross rent in 2019: $787.

March 2019 cost of living index in Albany: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.5%
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According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Albany, Ohio as of January 18, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Albany is 101 to 1.


Crime rates in Albany by year

Type

2013

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(342.1)
6
(653.6)
1
(111.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(2,166)
13
(1,416)
10
(1,112)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index110.6111.152.3

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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City-data.com crime index in Albany, OH

Crime rate in Albany detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (25.1%), American (19.8%), English (16.1%), Irish (4.7%), Italian (3.4%), Hungarian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 755 feet

Land area: 1.24 square miles.

Population density: 716 people per square mile   (low).

Albany, Ohio map

14 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
Ohio:

4.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,626 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,444 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (57.8 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (67.4 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (339.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

New Marshfield, OH (2.6 miles ),
Athens, OH (3.0 miles ),
The Plains, OH (3.2 miles ),
Zaleski, OH (3.3 miles ),
Chauncey, OH (3.5 miles ),
Wilkesville, OH (3.5 miles),
Rutland, OH (3.7 miles ),
McArthur, OH (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.23 N, Longitude: 82.20 W

Area code: 740

Distribution of median household income in Albany, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Albany, OH in 2019
Albany satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $10,100
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $67,300
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $120,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Albany, OH residents
Average permit cost in Albany, OH
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Ohio:

5.2%
Most common industries in Albany, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (24.5%)
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (18.8%)
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (30.3%)
  • Health care (24.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.5%)
Most common occupations in Albany, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Carpenters (5.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)

Average climate in Albany, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Albany, Ohio average temperatures Albany, Ohio average precipitation Albany, Ohio humidity Albany, Ohio wind speed Albany, Ohio snowfall Albany, Ohio sunshine Albany, Ohio clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 55.0. This is better than average.

City:

55.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.442. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.442
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 3.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.36
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 4.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.00
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Albany-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Albany village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 45.6 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Albany-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 117.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 248.0 miles away from Albany center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 173.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 199.8 miles away from Albany center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.7 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 Athens County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albany topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Albany:

  • RUSSELL NURSING HOME (5176 WASHINGTON ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Albany:

  • KIMES NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • ATHENS CAMPUS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • O'BLENESS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • ECHOING MEADOWS RESIDENTIAL CENTER (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • HICKORY CREEK OF ATHENS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; THE PLAINS, OH)
  • RIVERS EDGE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • FMC - EAST STATE STREET (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, OH)

Airports and heliports located in Albany:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albany:

  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 9 miles; Athens, OH; Full-time enrollment: 26,181)
  • Hocking College (about 15 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 38 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Ohio Christian University (about 47 miles; Circleville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Zane State College (about 52 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Shawnee State University (about 55 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Marshall University (about 58 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)

Public high school in Albany:

  • ALEXANDER JR. / SR. HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 6125 SCHOOL RD, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Albany:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Albany: Southeast Ohio Emergency Medical Services Station 5 Albany (A), Albany Area Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Albany: Albany Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Carpenter Inn & Conference Center (39655 Carpenter Dyesville).

Athens County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albany that have no violations reported:

  • ALBANY VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 828, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

66.3%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
23 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
23 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Albany (2011 data):

  • The Hocking Valley Bank: Albany Branch at Washington And Clinton Streets, branch established on 1969/07/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $235.9 mil, Deposits: $208.8 mil, headquarters in Athens, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Hocking Valley Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Albany:

Marital status in Albany, OH
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 19.9%

For population 25 years and over in Albany:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Ohio average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Albany, OH (based on Athens County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,17442
Evangelical Protestant5,09345
Catholic1,9465
Other8905
None51,654-
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: 13
Athens County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Athens County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Athens County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

5.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Athens County:

29.4%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.9%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

62.7%
Ohio:

50.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

66.7%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.0
Ohio:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Albany:

15.6%
Ohio:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Albany:

5.1%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Albany:

7.1
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Albany:

31.9%
Ohio:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

69.6%
Ohio:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.7%
Ohio:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Albany, OH 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
Financial Administration 2$4,480$26,8800$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,100$25,2000$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$1,968
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,118
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,151
Water Supply 0$0 2$1,988
Sewerage 0$0 2$1,064
Totals for Government 3$6,580$26,32016$12,289

Albany government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $262,000 ($294.05)
    Water Utilities: $204,000 ($228.96)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $91,000 ($102.13)
    Police Protection: $60,000 ($67.34)
    Regular Highways: $43,000 ($48.26)
    Central Staff Services: $33,000 ($37.04)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($28.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($23.57)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($7.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $126,000 ($141.41)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $232,000 ($260.38)

Albany government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $543,000 ($609.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $40,000 ($44.89)
    Rents: $13,000 ($14.59)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($10.10)
    Sale of Property: $2,000 ($2.24)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.24)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($1.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $301,000 ($337.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $49,000 ($54.99)
    General Local Government Support: $33,000 ($37.04)
  • Tax - Property: $108,000 ($121.21)
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,000 ($3.37)

Albany government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,785,000 ($6492.70)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,634,000 ($6323.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $151,000 ($169.47)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,238,000 ($1389.45)

7.11% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,947 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.11%
Ohio average:

5.23%

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 Franklin County, OH  0.67% ($37,041 average AGI)
from Meigs County, OH  0.41% ($39,324)
from Hocking County, OH  0.38% ($29,116)


8.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.60%
Ohio average:

5.51%

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 Franklin County, OH  0.98% ($34,665 average AGI)
to Meigs County, OH  0.56% ($32,144)
to Fairfield County, OH  0.42% ($30,234)

Businesses in Albany, OH

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Albany:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMPO (1390 AM; 5 kW; MIDDLEPORT-POMEROY, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WATH (970 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, OH)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WOUB (1340 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WAIS (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUCHTEL, OH; Owner: NELSONVILLE TV CABLE, INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albany:

  • WOUB-FM (91.3 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WJKW (95.9 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • W211BT (90.1 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXTQ (105.5 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: WATH, INC.)
  • WYVK (92.1 FM; MIDDLEPORT, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WSEO (107.7 FM; NELSONVILLE, OH; Owner: NELSONVILLE TV CABLE, INC.)
  • WJAW-FM (100.9 FM; MCCONNELSVILLE, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO INC. D/B/A WJAW RADIO)
  • WYRO (98.7 FM; MCARTHUR, OH; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING MEDIA, INC.)
  • WOUH-FM (91.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WRZZ (106.1 FM; ELIZABETH, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKOV-FM (96.7 FM; WELLSTON, OH; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRYV (101.5 FM; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WGGE (99.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Albany:

  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

Albany fatal accident list:

Jul 17, 2011 07:04 PM, Us-50, Lat: 39.229786, Lon: -82.197142, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Jun 22, 1997 00:20 AM, 50, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 41.4mTotal length
  • $87,000Total costs
  • 30,067Total average daily traffic
  • 2,354Total average daily truck traffic
  • 37,094Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Albany, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Albany, OH

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Albany)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 42310 Jones Road (Lat: 39.180611 Lon: -82.026389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 109.7 m, Overall height: 113.7 m, Call Sign: WNZR611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.100 MHz, Grant Date: 05/22/2013, Expiration Date: 05/24/2023, Registrant: Pros Rf, 5219 Adairville Rd., Franklin, KY 42134-7500, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:
  • Twp Rd 674 3/4 Mi S Of Us A50 (Lat: 39.204250 Lon: -82.224861), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPIS371,
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHz, Grant Date: 07/28/2015, Expiration Date: 10/18/2025, Certifier: Mark Patchen, Registrant: Oema, 2855 W. Dublin-Granville Rd., Columbus, OH 43235, Phone: (614) 889-7154, Fax: (614) 889-7183, Email:
  • Lat: 39.226750 Lon: -82.206528, Call Sign: WNDH628,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.350 MHz, 457.850 MHz, 457.250 MHz, 457.750 MHz, Grant Date: 05/19/2021, Expiration Date: 03/07/2031, Certifier: Edna J Stalder, Registrant: Alexander Local School District, 6091 Ayers Rd, Albany, Oh, OH 45710, Phone: (740) 698-4585, Fax: (740) 698-2038, Email:
  • Tenneco Plant 3.2 Mi Sw (Lat: 39.211750 Lon: -82.260417), Structure height: 66 m, Call Sign: KQB606,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/2012, Expiration Date: 02/11/2022, Certifier: Wynona Quintana, Registrant: Kinder Morgan, Inc., 2 North Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, Phone: (866) 775-5785, Email:
  • Pearl Chapel Road Near Jct Of Pearl Chapel Rd And Cr 338 (Lat: 39.196028 Lon: -82.147889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WQAK289,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.575 MHz, 158.175 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/2004, Expiration Date: 12/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2005, Certifier: Marvin E Ours, Registrant: Lhhc Dba Lloyd\'s Electronics, 6801 Emerson Avenue, Parkersburg, WV 26104, Phone: (304) 464-5670, Fax: (304) 464-4146, Email:
  • 6105 School Rd (Lat: 39.225611 Lon: -82.206667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQEX864,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.4000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2016, Expiration Date: 05/15/2026, Certifier: Jeremy Sheets, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Albany)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Albany)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 27. The highest number of fire incidents - 50 took place in 2009, and the least - 14 in 2011. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Albany, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (46.3%), and Outside Fires (33.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Albany, OH
    • 21346.3%Structure Fires
    • 15233.0%Outside Fires
    • 9220.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Albany, OH
Most common first names in Albany, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3571.2 years
William3575.3 years
John3174.8 years
Mary2880.5 years
Charles2173.4 years
Robert2173.1 years
George1679.0 years
Helen1472.9 years
Hazel1477.3 years
Grace1178.9 years
Most common last names in Albany, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Perry1776.2 years
Haning1675.8 years
Jones1575.9 years
Smith1472.5 years
Bolin1276.0 years
Stanley1180.3 years
Chase1086.5 years
West978.7 years
Thomas975.2 years
Stout976.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Albany, OH
  • 50.6%Utility gas
  • 43.4%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Albany, OH
  • 54.8%Electricity
  • 45.2%Utility gas


Albany compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Albany on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Middle Africa (population 500+)"
  • #72 (45710) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 8 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Marcia J. Kieliszewski (12)
  • James Gary Wood (7)
  • Gary D. Meyer (2)
  • Daryl R. Sybert (1)
  • Anne Caldwell (1)
  • Mohammed Tazi (1)
  • Terrence B. Mazer (1)
  • Frank Frederick Kraft (1)
  • Frank F. Kraft (1)
  • Gary Meyer (1)

Total of 27 patent applications in 2008-2022.