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Ancestries: German (46.2%), Irish (9.6%), United States (8.9%), English (5.2%), Italian (4.5%), Scottish (2.3%).
Current Local Time: EST time zone
Elevation: 825 feet
Land area: 1.97 square miles.
Population density: 1,841 people per square mile (low).
Home Value Estimate
For population 25 years and over in Carey:
High school or higher: 87.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Carey village:
Never married: 23.1%
Now married: 53.4%
30 residents are foreign born
According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Carey, Ohio as of February 09, 2016. The ratio of number of residents in Carey to the number of sex offenders is 916 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $820 (0.9%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $855 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toledo, OH (50.4 miles , pop. 313,619).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (231.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Carey-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Carey village center killed 13 peopleand injured 104 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the village center causedbetween $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Carey-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% 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 159.7 miles away from the city center On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 123.9 miles away from Carey 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 192.3 miles away from the city center On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.3 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 295.5 miles away from Carey center On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 280.7 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in Wyandot County (6) is smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2 Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers in Carey:
CAREY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (821 E FINDLAY STREET)
Notable locations in Carey: Carey Water Works (A), Wyandot County Emergency Medical Services Satellite Station (B), Carey City Hall (C), Carey Volunteer Fire Department (D), Our Lady of Consolation Parochial Hall (E), Dorcas Carey Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in Carey include: Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church (A), Memorial United Methodist Church (B), Grace United Methodist Church (C), Faith Christian Fellowship Church (D), Christ Lutheran Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.8. This is significantly better than average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 19.5. This is about average.Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Carey and their reported violations in the past:
CAREY VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 3,674, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2010)
Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2010)
RIDGE CHAPEL CHURCH OF NAZARENE (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2013)
MCL, Average - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2013)
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2008)
MCL, Average - In APR-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
4 routine major monitoring violations
One minor monitoring violation
4 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.0%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for Black residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
Gay men: 0.0% of all households
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
People in group quarters in Carey in 2000:
42 people in nursing homes
12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
9 people in religious group quarters
Carey compared to Ohio state average:
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Banks with branches in Carey (2011 data):
The Commercial Savings Bank: Carey Branch at 128 South Vance Street, branch established on 1973/12/15. Info updated 2007/12/26: Bank assets: $288.1 mil, Deposits: $259.3 mil, headquarters in Upper Sandusky, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Bancshares, Inc.
The First Citizens National Bank of Upper Sandusky: Carey Branch at 129 East Findlay Street, branch established on 1992/10/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $220.2 mil, Deposits: $170.7 mil, headquarters in Upper Sandusky, OH, positive income, 8 total offices
The Huntington National Bank: Carey Branch at 119 West Findlay Street, branch established on 1868/01/01. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Religion statistics for Carey village (based on Wyandot County data)
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: 9
4.01 / 10,000 pop.
1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
1.78 / 10,000 pop.
1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
3.12 / 10,000 pop.
2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
8.03 / 10,000 pop.
6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
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4.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,337 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Lat: 40.963972 Lon: -83.368083, Call Sign: WQNT683 Assigned Frequencies: 467.337 MHz, 467.412 MHz, 462.337 MHz, 462.262 MHz, 462.412 MHz Grant Date: 05/20/2011, Expiration Date: 05/20/2021, Certifier: Dennis Overacker Registrant: Cattron Group Inc Et Al, 58 West Shenango Street, Sharpsville, PA 16150, Phone: (724) 962-3571, Fax: (724) 962-4310, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
CAREY, 3842 Patterson Street (Cr97) (Lat: 40.934639 Lon: -83.383167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 88.1 m, Call Sign: WQMC378 Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz Grant Date: 06/25/2010, Expiration Date: 06/25/2020, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof Registrant: Allied Wireless Communications (Oh), LLC, 1001 Technology Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223, Phone: (501) 448-1249, Fax: (501) 448-1580, Email:
STATION, 150 Ft S Of Tyson Rd 200 Ft E Of St Rt 699 (Lat: 40.933361 Lon: -83.379917), Overall height: 150.6 m, Call Sign: KNJ46 Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, 6735.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz Grant Date: 07/06/1995, Expiration Date: 07/06/2000, Cancellation Date: 09/27/2000 Registrant:Phone: (614) 644-6488
150' S. Tyson Rd. (Lat: 40.933361 Lon: -83.379917), Overall height: 150.6 m, Call Sign: WAW469, Licensee ID: L00001253 Assigned Frequencies: 7100.00 MHz Grant Date: 02/10/1988, Expiration Date: 10/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2005 Registrant: Bowling Green State University, 245 Troup Street, Bowling Green, OH 43403
150' S Of Tyson Rd, 200' E Of St Rd 699 (Lat: 40.933361 Lon: -83.379917), Structure height: 150.6 m, Overall height: 110 m, Call Sign: WBB443, Licensee ID: L00007339 Assigned Frequencies: 7000.00 MHz Grant Date: 01/24/1977, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/21/2006 Registrant: The Ohio State University, 2400 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43210
150's Of Tysonrd, 200'e Of St Rd 699 (Lat: 40.933361 Lon: -83.379917), Structure height: 150.6 m, Call Sign: WBB487, Licensee ID: L00020971 Assigned Frequencies: 7025.00 MHz Grant Date: 02/09/1987, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2009 Registrant: Public Broadcasting Foundation Of NW Ohio, 1270 South Detroit Avenue Box 30, Toledo, OH 43614
CAREY, Rt. 23 (Lat: 40.993083 Lon: -83.385750), Overall height: 128.9 m, Call Sign: WHO535, Licensee ID: L00136597 Assigned Frequencies: 6315.90 MHz, 6315.90 MHz Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2004 Registrant: United Telephone Company Of Ohio, 600 New Century Parkway, New Century, KS 66031, Phone: (913) 791-4575, Fax: (913) 791-4605, Email: