For population 25 years and over in Bowerston:
For population 15 years and over in Bowerston village:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $685 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (28.0 miles , pop. 80,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (47.9 miles , pop. 217,074).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (320.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Leesville, OH (1.4 miles) , Sherrodsville, OH (2.4 miles ), Scio, OH (2.4 miles ), Dennison, OH (2.8 miles ), Deersville, OH (2.9 miles) , Uhrichsville, OH (3.0 miles ), Dellroy, OH (3.0 miles ), Roswell, OH (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 40.43 N, Longitude: 81.19 W
Area code: 740
Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-8.6%).
Work and jobs in Bowerston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bowerston, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bowerston-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Bowerston village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 53.5 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bowerston-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 94% 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 84.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from Bowerston center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from Bowerston center
On 6/30/2003 at 19:21:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 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 Harrison County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Mudslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bowerston:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bowerston:
Public high school in Bowerston:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bowerston:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.71. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bowerston that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.9%
(30.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
51 people in nursing homes in 2000
Bowerston compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bowerston (based on Harrison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,476 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($143,315 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 21 meters (69ft)
Total costs: $3,185,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,790
Total average daily truck traffic: 290
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 6,371
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bowerston)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.