Bladensburg, Ohio

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Population in 2010: 191.
Males: 81  (42.5%)
Females: 110  (57.5%)
Median resident age:

48.6 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip codes: 43005, 43022, 43080.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,830
Bladensburg:

$59,830
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,417

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $167,774
Bladensburg:

$167,774
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $175,737; detached houses: $175,055

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,062.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bladensburg: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 0.0%
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Ancestries: English (66.7%), German (33.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 970 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (42.6 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (301.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Martinsburg, OH (1.9 miles),
Gambier, OH (2.9 miles ),
Howard, OH (3.0 miles ),
Utica, OH (3.0 miles ),
St. Louisville, OH (3.2 miles ),
Apple Valley, OH (3.3 miles ),
Danville, OH (3.4 miles ),
Nellie, OH (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 40.28 N, Longitude: 82.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

Distribution of median household income in Bladensburg, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bladensburg, OH in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Ohio:

5.2%

Tornado activity:

Bladensburg-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Bladensburg place center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1973, a category F3 tornado 25.3 miles away from the place center injured 8 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bladensburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 129.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 108.4 miles away from Bladensburg center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 285.3 miles away from Bladensburg center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 169.1 miles away from Bladensburg center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.3 miles away from Bladensburg center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 171.0 miles away from Bladensburg 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 Knox County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Bladensburg:

  • UTICA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; UTICA, OH)
  • UTICA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; UTICA, OH)
  • ECHOING HILLS RESIDENTIAL CTR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WARSAW, OH)
  • KNOX COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • KNOX COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • COUNTRY CLUB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • COUNTRY CLUB RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bladensburg:

  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 18 miles; Newark, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,995)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 18 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • Denison University (about 20 miles; Granville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,268)
  • Zane State College (about 27 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Muskingum University (about 36 miles; New Concord, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Otterbein University (about 37 miles; Westerville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,933)
  • Ashland University (about 40 miles; Ashland, OH; FT enrollment: 5,151)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Bladensburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Harrod Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Knox County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bladensburg and their reported violations in the past:

MS. B'S RESTAURANT PWS (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Bladensburg:

Marital status in Bladensburg, OH
  • Never married: 54.0%
  • Now married: 34.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Bladensburg:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Ohio average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bladensburg, OH (based on Knox County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,14376
Mainline Protestant6,26039
Catholic3,2502
Other3892
Black Protestant1231
None37,756-
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: 12
This county:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Knox County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

9.9%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.6%
Ohio:

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

11.7%
Ohio:

11.9%

5.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,424 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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  0.96% ($51,853 average AGI)
from Licking County, OH  0.79% ($39,606)
from Delaware County, OH  0.56% ($78,882)


5.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,663 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
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  0.85% ($39,974 average AGI)
to Licking County, OH  0.66% ($43,053)
to Richland County, OH  0.37% ($39,235)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bladensburg:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHTH (790 AM; 1 kW; HEATH, OH; Owner: RUNNYMEDE, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bladensburg:

  • WQIO (93.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWBK (98.3 FM; FREDERICKTOWN, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJIC (91.7 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSMZ (103.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, OH; Owner: STOP 26- RIVERBEND, INC.)
  • WCLT-FM (100.3 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: WCLT RADIO, INC.)
  • WNZR (90.9 FM; MOUNT VERNON, OH; Owner: MT. VERNON NAZARENE COLLEGE)
  • WOSE (91.1 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTNS-FM (99.3 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: COSHOCTON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNKO (101.7 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: RUNNYMEDE, INC.)
  • WHIZ-FM (102.5 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBZW (107.7 FM; LOUDONVILLE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Bladensburg:

  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHIZ-TV (Channel 18; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO TELEVISION SYSTEM)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 26.6mTotal length
  • 9,848Total average daily traffic
  • 1,225Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,669Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bladensburg, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bladensburg, OH

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • BLADENSBURG, 3790 S. Market St. (Lat: 40.285306 Lon: -82.284583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPET603,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.325 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2004, Expiration Date: 01/05/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2015, Registrant: Vasu Communications, Inc., Avon, OH 44011-0236, Phone: (440) 934-5268, Fax: (440) 934-4679, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KE8GFV, Licensee ID: L02086290, Grant Date: 03/02/2017, Expiration Date: 03/02/2027, Certifier: Steven C Marshall, Registrant: Steven C Marshall, Bladensburg, OH 43005
  • Call Sign: KE8HIE, Licensee ID: L02114914, Grant Date: 07/07/2017, Expiration Date: 07/07/2027, Cancellation Date: 08/11/2017, Certifier: Anthony M Merriman, Registrant: Anthony M Merriman, 25900 New Guilford Rd, Bladensburg, OH 43005
  • Call Sign: W8NDR, Previous Call Sign: KE8HIE, Licensee ID: L02114914, Grant Date: 08/11/2017, Expiration Date: 08/11/2027, Certifier: Anthony Merriman 439, Registrant: Anthony M Merriman, 25900 New Guilford Rd, Bladensburg, OH 43005

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bladensburg, OH
  • 65.2%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Bladensburg compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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