Brookside, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 617 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 314  (51.0%)
Females: 303  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 43912.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,263 (it was $34,297 in 2000)
Brookside:

$54,263
OH:

$52,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,912 (it was $17,295 in 2000)

Brookside village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $86,205 (it was $65,200 in 2000)
Brookside:

$86,205
OH:

$140,100

Median gross rent in 2016: $745.

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  • Races in Brookside, OH (2010)

    Brookside races chart
    • 60796.0%White alone
    • 121.9%Black alone
    • 81.3%Two or more races
    • 30.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brookside: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.7%), Irish (7.3%), Polish (6.7%), American (4.7%), English (4.7%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 3,559 people per square mile   (average).

Brookside,OH real estate house value index trend

Brookside, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Brookside:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookside village:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Ohio:

4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,083 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,126 (1.2%)

Brookside satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (48.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (297.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Bridgeport, OH (1.0 miles ), Wolfhurst, OH (1.1 miles ), Lansing, OH (1.3 miles ), Martins Ferry, OH (1.6 miles ), Wheeling, WV (1.8 miles ), Bethlehem, WV (2.0 miles ), Bellaire, OH (2.0 miles ), Neffs, OH (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 40.07 N, Longitude: 80.76 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

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

5.6%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-1.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Brookside, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brookside-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.1 miles away from the Brookside village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1954, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brookside-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 85% 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 100.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 107.9 miles away from Brookside 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 214.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 129.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 193.1 miles away from Brookside center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 214.0 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 Belmont County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Mudslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookside topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brookside:

  • HEARTLAND-LANSING (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BRIDGEPORT, OH)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF SE OHIO, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BRIDGEPORT, OH)
  • RUSSELL NESBITT APARTMENTS (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • NORTHERN PANHANDLE MENTAL HLTH CTR (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • OHIO VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • VALLEY VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARTINS FERRY, OH)
  • RAVEN AVENUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WHEELING, WV)

Amtrak station near Brookside:

  • 3 miles: WHEELING (70 12TH ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookside:

  • West Liberty University (about 11 miles; West Liberty, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,728)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 23 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Waynesburg University (about 33 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 39 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Robert Morris University (about 43 miles; Moon Township, PA; FT enrollment: 4,823)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 47 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 48 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)

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Notable location: Brookside Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 21 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Brookside: Church of God (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Belmont 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 2013 was 74.5. This is about average.

City:

74.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.336. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.336
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.77. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.77
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00616
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.4%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Ohio average:

10.7

Brookside travel time to work - commute Brookside 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 Brookside village (based on Belmont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,01266
Catholic8,17916
Evangelical Protestant7,73253
Orthodox4633
Other2025
Black Protestant1761
None43,636-
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: 18
Belmont County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Belmont County:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Belmont County:

29.5%
Ohio:

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

16.8%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.6%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brookside:

18.6%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brookside:

8.3%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brookside:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.1%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.0%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Brookside:

74.0%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brookside, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,000
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$3,600
Firefighters 1$221$2,6520$0
Fire - Other 0$0 20$0
Other and Unallocable 1$235$2,8200$0
Totals for Government 2$456$2,73622$6,600

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($16.21)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $38,000 ($61.59)
    Fire Protection: $27,000 ($43.76)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($37.28)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($32.41)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($4.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($3.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($6.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $26,000 ($42.14)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $18,000 ($29.17)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($6.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($3.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $68,000 ($110.21)
    Highways: $16,000 ($25.93)
  • Tax - Property: $61,000 ($98.87)
    NEC: $16,000 ($25.93)

Brookside government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $107,000 ($173.42)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $77,000 ($124.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $30,000 ($48.62)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $98,000 ($158.83)

3.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,159 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
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 Ohio County, WV  0.59% ($27,065 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, OH  0.37% ($27,146)
from Marshall County, WV  0.29% ($29,132)


3.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.98%
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 Jefferson County, OH  0.53% ($28,841 average AGI)
to Ohio County, WV  0.47% ($26,927)
to Marshall County, WV  0.23% ($26,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookside:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKX (1600 AM; 5 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WOMP (1290 AM; 1 kW; BELLAIRE, OH)
  • WBBD (1400 AM; 1 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookside:

  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEL (95.7 FM; SHADYSIDE, OH; Owner: OHIO VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOMP-FM (100.5 FM; BELLAIRE, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVKF (105.5 FM; BETHLEHEM, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKWK-FM (97.3 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W216AU (91.1 FM; MARTINS FERRY, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WRKP (96.5 FM; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: RKP INTERNATIONAL CORP.)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVNP (89.9 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVBC (88.1 FM; BETHANY, WV; Owner: BETHANY COLLEGE)
  • W215BC (90.9 FM; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WGLZ (91.5 FM; WEST LIBERTY, WV; Owner: WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE)
  • W204BE (88.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WBNV (93.5 FM; BARNESVILLE, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WXCR (92.3 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYMJ (99.5 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Brookside:

  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W56DX (Channel 56; WHEELING,ETC., WV; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W28AS (Channel 28; BRIDGEPORT, OH; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • W41AA (Channel 41; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)

Brookside fatal accident list:

Aug 4, 2003 09:15 PM, 10, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 27, 1985 05:00 AM, 480 Ramp, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • 27,740Total average daily traffic
  • 5,548Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,853Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brookside)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.061667 Lon: -80.758111, Call Sign: WQFY714
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.887 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2006, Expiration Date: 11/08/2016, Certifier: Mark MatzRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MARCS KIRKWO, 67315 Kirkwood Heights Rd (Lat: 40.061667 Lon: -80.758111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 150.3 m, Call Sign: WQWW395, Licensee ID: L01609726
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/08/2015, Expiration Date: 12/08/2025, Certifier: Kyle QuillenRegistrant: Agile Network Builders LLC, 213 Market Ave N, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Fax: (330) 451-5720, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$36,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Brookside compared to Ohio state average:

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