Athalia, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 371 (80% urban, 20% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.1%
 
Males: 200  (53.9%)
Females: 171  (46.1%)
Median resident age:  45.1 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45669.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,790 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Athalia:

$32,790
OH:

$52,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,153 (it was $12,770 in 2000)

Athalia village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $100,906 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Athalia:

$100,906
OH:

$140,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $114,906; Detached houses: $130,426; Mobile homes: $28,008

Median gross rent in 2016: $554.

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  • Races in Athalia, OH (2010)

    Athalia races chart
    • 35896.0%White alone
    • 82.1%Hispanic
    • 30.8%Black alone
    • 20.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Athalia: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (33.3%), English (20.0%), Scottish (3.8%), German (2.9%), Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 560 feet

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 539 people per square mile   (low).

Athalia,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Athalia:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 16.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Athalia village:

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $876 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $898 (1.0%)

Athalia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (9.7 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (108.5 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (365.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lesage, WV (0.8 miles ), Crown City, OH (2.3 miles ), Good Hope, OH (2.5 miles ), Proctorville, OH (2.6 miles ), Pea Ridge, WV (2.6 miles ), Barboursville, WV (2.7 miles ), Huntington, WV (3.1 miles ), Chesapeake, OH (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300

Latitude: 38.51 N, Longitude: 82.31 W

Athalia household income distribution Athalia home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +174 (+113.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (46%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Management of companies and enterprises (7%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Athalia: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Athalia, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Athalia-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Athalia village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Athalia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 80% 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 91.2 miles away from the city 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 89.0 miles away from Athalia 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 229.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 222.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 302.1 miles away from Athalia center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 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 Lawrence County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Athalia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Athalia:

  • HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF HUNTINGTON (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • GUYANDOTTE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • MILDRED MITCHELL-BATEMAN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • OLSTEN HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • EIGHTH AVENUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • HCA RIVER PARK HOSP (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • HUNTINGTON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)

Amtrak stations near Athalia:

  • 10 miles: HUNTINGTON (8TH AVE. & 10TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: ASHLAND (99 15TH ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Athalia:

  • Marshall University (about 10 miles; Huntington, WV; Full-time enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 19 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • West Virginia State University (about 31 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Shawnee State University (about 41 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 58 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 63 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Hocking College (about 65 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)

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Church in Athalia: Dillon Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Twomile Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 66.4. This is about average.

City:

66.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.57. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.57
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 28.5%
(29.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Ohio average:

10.7

Athalia travel time to work - commute Athalia mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Athalia village (based on Lawrence County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,55658
Mainline Protestant3,25923
Catholic1,9284
Black Protestant5364
Other1253
None48,046-
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: 10
Lawrence County:

1.60 / 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): 4
Lawrence County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Lawrence County:

4.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lawrence County:

32.5%
Ohio:

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

14.1%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Athalia:

48.1%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Athalia:

43.6%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.5
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Athalia:

24.6%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

20.4%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Athalia:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

42.2%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.3%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Athalia:

77.9%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Athalia, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$6,600$39,6000$0
Other and Unallocable 6$92$1840$0
Totals for Government 8$6,692$10,0380$0

4.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,223 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
Ohio average:

4.72%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cabell County, WV  1.14% ($38,795 average AGI)
from Boyd County, KY  0.43% ($37,053)
from Greenup County, KY  0.28% ($26,323)


4.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,193 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
Ohio average:

5.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cabell County, WV  1.03% ($28,618 average AGI)
to Boyd County, KY  0.49% ($27,056)
to Scioto County, OH  0.30% ($30,031)

Strongest AM radio stations in Athalia:

  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLGC (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Athalia:

  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WTCR-FM (103.3 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WMEJ (91.9 FM; PROCTORVILLE, OH; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRYV (101.5 FM; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WOUL-FM (89.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRYV-FM1 (101.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WLGC-FM (105.7 FM; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBYG (99.5 FM; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Athalia:

  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W14CU (Channel 14; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W55AT (Channel 55; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W05CB (Channel 5; BURLINGTON, OH; Owner: VEARL R. PENNINGTON)
  • W49BN (Channel 49; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNCATIONS LPTV, INC.)

Athalia fatal accident list:

Jun 27, 2003 03:10 PM, Sr-7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 4,420Total average daily traffic
  • 265Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,302Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • White Oak Pump Sta At Hwy 93 3/4 Mi Nw Of Pedro (Lat: 38.634528 Lon: -82.681833), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPRM236
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHzGrant Date: 09/02/2015, Expiration Date: 11/15/2025, Certifier: Tim DaltonRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S, Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$110,1101$143,5204$154,4331$18,840
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$203,8901$13,150
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$87,6400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0514.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$89,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2004 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0514.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)

Athalia compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
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