For population 25 years and over in Butler:
For population 15 years and over in Butler village:
14 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,127 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (51.1 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (286.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bellville, OH (2.3 miles ), Perrysville, OH (2.8 miles ), Lucas, OH (2.8 miles ), Fredericktown, OH (3.1 miles ), Lexington, OH (3.3 miles ), Loudonville, OH (3.3 miles ), Mansfield, OH (3.5 miles ), Danville, OH (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 40.59 N, Longitude: 82.43 W
Area code: 419
Crime rates in Butler (2001):
Crime rates in Butler (2003):
Population change in the 1990s: -119 (-11.4%).
Work and jobs in Butler: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Butler, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Butler-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Butler village center killed 4 people and injured 56 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 45.3 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Butler-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city 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 72.6 miles away from Butler center
On 1/26/1991 at 03:21:22, a magnitude 3.4 (3.2 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/17/2007 at 20:04:09, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, 3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/2008 at 01:34:46, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from Butler center
On 3/11/2006 at 12:27:15, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Richland County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Butler:
Airports located in Butler:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Butler:
See full list of schools located in Butler
Public elementary/middle school in Butler:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Butler and their reported violations in the past:BUTLER VILLAGE (Population served: 940, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MOHICAN ENV LEARNING CENTER 1 PWS (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.0%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Butler compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Butler (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Butler (based on Richland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Number of full-service restaurants: 92
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Butler government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,526 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:
4.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,677 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($119 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Butler:
Butler fatal accident list:
Nov 17, 1999 11:27 PM, Layhigh Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 27, 1998 11:20 AM, Plymouth Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 1998 10:09 PM, N B Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 6, 1982 01:04 AM, 97, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $495,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,040
Total average daily truck traffic: 606
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 11,763
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Butler)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Butler)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.02
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Butler, OH
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.