Bowersville, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 305 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.2%
Males: 129  (42.5%)
Females: 176  (57.5%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45307.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,663 (it was $36,406 in 2000)
Bowersville:

$32,663
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,635 (it was $14,132 in 2000)

Bowersville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $68,782 (it was $63,800 in 2000)
Bowersville:

$68,782
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $187,715; Detached houses: $191,762; Townhouses or other attached units: $174,089; In 2-unit structures: $59,911; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $133,423; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,741; Mobile homes: $17,604

Median gross rent in 2013: $698.

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  • Races in Bowersville, OH (2010)

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    • 29895.5%White alone
    • 72.2%Hispanic
    • 51.6%Two or more races
    • 20.6%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bowersville: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (53.2%), German (16.9%), English (16.5%), Irish (3.4%), Scottish (2.1%), Dutch (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1090 feet

Land area: 0.14 square miles.

Population density: 2,210 people per square mile   (low).

Bowersville,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bowersville:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bowersville village:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 11.3%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bowersville, Ohio as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bowersville to the number of sex offenders is 314 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $537 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $904 (1.1%)

Bowersville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kettering, OH (24.2 miles , pop. 57,502).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (48.1 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (259.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Port William, OH (2.0 miles ), Jamestown, OH (2.3 miles ), Octa, OH (2.5 miles) , Milledgeville, OH (2.7 miles) , Sabina, OH (2.8 miles ), Jeffersonville, OH (3.2 miles ), Wilmington, OH (3.3 miles ), Cedarville, OH (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 39.58 N, Longitude: 83.72 W

Area code: 937

Bowersville household income distribution Bowersville home values distribution

Property values in Bowersville, OH

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (35%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Bowersville, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bowersville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Bowersville village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/20/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bowersville-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 95.8 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 236.9 miles away from Bowersville center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from the city 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 219.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Bowersville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 194.1 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 Greene County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bowersville topographic map

Birthplace of: Norman Vincent Peale - (died 1993), religious writer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Bowersville:

  • TOWARD INDEP INC/JAMESTOWN HOM (Hospital, about 5 miles away; JAMESTOWN, OH)
  • AUTUMN YEARS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SABINA, OH)
  • DAVITA - WILLOW DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WILMINGTON, OH)
  • SENIOR HEALTH CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WILMINGTON, OH)
  • OTTERBEIN HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; WILMINGTON, OH)
  • CLINTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; WILMINGTON, OH)
  • WILMINGTON NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WILMINGTON, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bowersville:

  • Central State University (about 13 miles; Wilberforce, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,094)
  • Cedarville University (about 13 miles; Cedarville, OH; FT enrollment: 3,396)
  • Clark State Community College (about 23 miles; Springfield, OH; FT enrollment: 3,689)
  • Wright State University-Main Campus (about 23 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 14,482)
  • Fortis College-Centerville (about 23 miles; Centerville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,527)
  • Southern State Community College (about 25 miles; Hillsboro, OH; FT enrollment: 2,418)
  • University of Dayton (about 27 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 10,392)

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Notable location: Jefferson Township Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 86.6. This is about average.

City:

86.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.31
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.66
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • BOWERSVILLE VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 360, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.4%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  74.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Bowersville compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.6
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (45%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bowersville village (based on Greene County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,435105
Catholic14,0645
Mainline Protestant12,11549
Other6,40315
Black Protestant1,3787
None104,178-
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: 22
Greene County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Greene County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Greene County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 89
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

28.6%
Ohio:

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

11.3%
State:

11.9%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$937
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$175
Water Supply 0$0 2$3,211
Totals for Government 0$0 10$4,323

Bowersville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($104.92)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($81.97)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($65.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $22,000 ($72.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $24,000 ($78.69)

Bowersville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($36.07)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $29,000 ($95.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $22,000 ($72.13)
    General Support: $12,000 ($39.34)
    Highways: $8,000 ($26.23)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($52.46)

Bowersville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $43,000 ($140.98)

8.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.64%
Ohio average:

4.72%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,339 average AGI)
Greene County:

0.18%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, OH  2.86% ($38,670 average AGI)
from Clark County, OH  0.49% ($38,037)
from Franklin County, OH  0.30% ($33,055)


8.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,567 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.72%
Ohio average:

5.14%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($820 average AGI)
Greene County:

0.14%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, OH  3.30% ($32,785 average AGI)
to Clark County, OH  0.43% ($33,177)
to Franklin County, OH  0.33% ($34,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bowersville:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WGNZ (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FAIRBORN, OH; Owner: L&D BROADCASTORS INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WONE (980 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHIO (1290 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKFI (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WILMINGTON, OH; Owner: SOUTHWEST OHIO BROADCAST SERVICES GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WING (1410 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bowersville:

  • WRVT (88.7 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WZLR (95.3 FM; XENIA, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHKO (99.1 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYSO (91.3 FM; YELLOW SPRINGS, OH; Owner: ANTIOCH UNIVERSITY)
  • WCSU-FM (88.9 FM; WILBERFORCE, OH; Owner: CENTRAL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVNU (97.5 FM; GREENFIELD, OH; Owner: SOUTHERN OHIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCDR-FM (90.3 FM; CEDARVILLE, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCHO-FM (105.5 FM; WASHINGTON COURT HOU, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKLN (102.3 FM; WILMINGTON, OH; Owner: SOUTHWEST OHIO BROADCAST SERVICES GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLQT (99.9 FM; KETTERING, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMMX (107.7 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTUE (104.7 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXEG (103.9 FM; BEAVERCREEK, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYGY (96.5 FM; LEBANON, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WRNB (92.1 FM; WEST CARROLLTON, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DAYTON LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDHT (102.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WEEC (100.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: WORLD EVENGELISTIC ENTERPRISE CORP.)
  • WPFB-FM (105.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WAQZ (97.3 FM; FORT THOMAS, KY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bowersville:

  • WBDT (Channel 26; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WHIO-TV (Channel 7; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WHIO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDTN (Channel 2; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WDTN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPTD (Channel 16; DAYTON, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TV, INC.)
  • WKEF (Channel 22; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WKEF LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WRGT-TV (Channel 45; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WRGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WWHO (Channel 53; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • W61DE (Channel 61; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWRD-LP (Channel 55; CENTERVILLE, OH; Owner: LIFE BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W47BC (Channel 47; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rt 72 & Hussey Rd (Lat: 39.582000 Lon: -83.723528), Call Sign: KNHE641
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2013, Expiration Date: 07/29/2023
    Registrant: Jefferson, Township Of, 3188 Maysville St, Bowersville, OH 45307, Phone: (937) 453-2571

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BOWERSVILLE, 3541 Orchard Grove (Lat: 39.568389 Lon: -83.706861), Type: Mast, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 62.8 m, Call Sign: WPOU573
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/2009, Expiration Date: 07/28/2019
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB8HEN, Licensee ID: L00244972
    Grant Date: 01/13/2009, Expiration Date: 04/13/2019, Certifier: Willa D Steen
    Registrant: Willa D Steen, 5847 Chillicothe St, Bowersville, OH 45307
  • Call Sign: KB8HII, Licensee ID: L00482183
    Grant Date: 03/30/2012, Expiration Date: 06/09/2022
    Registrant: Russell D Steen, 5847 Chillicothe St, Bowersville, OH 45307
  • Call Sign: WA8DAM, Licensee ID: L01176692
    Grant Date: 08/21/2006, Expiration Date: 11/18/2016, Certifier: William H Melvin
    Registrant: William H Melvin, 5846 Chillicothe, Bowersville, OH 45307-0064

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2
Most common first names in Bowersville, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William670.2 years
James454.2 years
Mary375.0 years
Roy361.7 years
Charles254.0 years
Thelma285.0 years
Robert264.0 years
Dorothy280.0 years
Anna290.0 years
Ruby266.5 years
Most common last names in Bowersville, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown469.3 years
Daulton464.7 years
Steen465.5 years
Straley481.8 years
Brammer282.0 years
Davis280.0 years
Devoe277.5 years
Cox283.5 years
Bateson292.1 years
Beard277.4 years
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