For population 25 years and over in Albany:
For population 15 years and over in Albany village:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,112 (1.2%)
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: 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 ), Nelsonville, OH (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.23 N, Longitude: 82.20 W
Area code: 740
Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-1.5%).
Work and jobs in Albany: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Albany, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Albany-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 11% 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 below Ohio state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 68.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from Albany center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Athens County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Albany:
Airports and heliports located in Albany:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albany:
Public high school in Albany:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Albany:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 27.6. This is worse than average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.11. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.348. This is about average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.86. This is significantly worse than average. There were 27 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.8. This is about average. There were 32 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.26. This is significantly better than average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Albany and their reported violations in the past:ALBANY VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 808, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.2%
(26.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
23 people in nursing homes in 2000
Albany compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Albany (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Albany (based on Athens County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Albany government finances in 2006(per resident):
8.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,968 average adjusted gross income)
0.85% of residents moved from foreign countries ($537 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.71% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,763 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($438 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Albany fatal accident list:
Jun 22, 1997 00:20 AM, 50, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,890
Total average daily truck traffic: 37
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 2,623
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Albany)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4 (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:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Albany)
FAA Registered Aircraft:24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Albany)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Albany, OH
Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2013.