Carey, Ohio

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Population in 2019: 3,554 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 1,626  (45.8%)
Females: 1,928  (54.2%)
Median resident age:

38.5 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip codes: 43316.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $50,003 (it was $33,116 in 2000)
Carey:

$50,003
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,392 (it was $15,309 in 2000)

Carey village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $106,706 (it was $74,600 in 2000)
Carey:

$106,706
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $120,319; detached houses: $120,378; mobile homes: $107,720

Median gross rent in 2019: $595.

March 2019 cost of living index in Carey: 75.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.7%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 26.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Carey, OH (2019)
    • 3,15489.7%White alone
    • 1554.4%Asian alone
    • 1213.4%Hispanic
    • 812.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Carey, Ohio as of January 17, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Carey is 388 to 1.


Crime rates in Carey by year

Type

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.0)
1
(28.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(56.0)
2
(56.1)
3
(84.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(84.0)
6
(168.3)
4
(112.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index7.316.316.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Carey, OH

Crime rate in Carey detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.65
Ohio average:

1.27
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Ancestries: German (38.5%), American (15.7%), Irish (8.9%), European (2.8%), Scottish (2.4%), Italian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 825 feet

Land area: 1.97 square miles.

Population density: 1,802 people per square mile   (low).

Carey, Ohio map

87 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia, 0.5% Latin America).

This village:

2.5%
Ohio:

4.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,016 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $959 (0.8%)

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).

Nearest cities:

Vanlue, OH (2.3 miles ),
McCutchenville, OH (2.6 miles ),
Wharton, OH (2.8 miles ),
New Riegel, OH (2.8 miles ),
Mount Blanchard, OH (3.1 miles ),
Kirby, OH (3.1 miles),
Upper Sandusky, OH (3.2 miles ),
Sycamore, OH (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.95 N, Longitude: 83.38 W

Area code: 419

Distribution of median household income in Carey, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Carey, OH in 2019
Carey satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $99,800
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $116,800
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $134,800
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $350,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $257,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $221,300
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $218,600
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Carey, OH residents
Average permit cost in Carey, OH
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.7%
Ohio:

5.2%
Historical population in Carey, OH
Historical housing units in Carey, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +238 (+6.5%).
Most common industries in Carey, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (12.1%)
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.5%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (13.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (8.2%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.9%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Carey, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.4%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Construction laborers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.2%)
  • Cashiers (9.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)

Average climate in Carey, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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 people and injured 104 people and caused between $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 caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 25% 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 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 358.9 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) earthquake occurred 295.5 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 Wyandot County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carey topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Carey:

  • CAREY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (821 E FINDLAY STREET)
  • CAREY NURSING HOME (127 BRAYTON STREET)
  • EAGLEWOOD CARE CENTER (821 E FINDLAY ST)

Airports located in Carey:

Amtrak station near Carey:

  • 14 miles: FOSTORIA (500 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carey:

  • Tiffin University (about 16 miles; Tiffin, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,927)
  • The University of Findlay (about 16 miles; Findlay, OH; FT enrollment: 3,649)
  • Ohio Northern University (about 27 miles; Ada, OH; FT enrollment: 2,474)
  • Terra State Community College (about 31 miles; Fremont, OH; FT enrollment: 2,119)
  • Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (about 33 miles; Bowling Green, OH; FT enrollment: 16,357)
  • James A Rhodes State College (about 37 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • University of Northwestern Ohio (about 43 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 4,231)

Public high school in Carey:

Public elementary/middle school in Carey:

Private elementary/middle school in Carey:

  • OUR LADY OF CONSOLATION SCHOOL (Students: 173, Location: 401 CLAY ST, Grades: KG-8)
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Library in Carey:

  • DORCAS CAREY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $348,695; Location: 236 E. FINDLAY ST.; 40,756 books; 2,145 audio materials; 4,692 video materials; 266 state licensed databases; 112 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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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

Cemetery: Carey Association Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Carey include: Memorial Park (1), Shrine Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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)
  • One regular monitoring violation
SONNY JACKS PWS (Population served: 104, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
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
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

64.6%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


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

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

For population 15 years and over in Carey:

Marital status in Carey, OH
  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

For population 25 years and over in Carey:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Ohio average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Carey
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Carey, OH (based on Wyandot County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,19427
Catholic4,7373
Evangelical Protestant1,40914
Other-1
None10,275-
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
Wyandot County:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Wyandot County:

3.12 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Wyandot County:

11.0%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.0%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wyandot County:

13.2%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.2%
Ohio:

50.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.2%
Ohio:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Carey:

29.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Carey:

22.7%
Ohio:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.9%
Ohio:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Carey:

36.4%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
This city:

55.6%
Ohio:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Carey:

77.2%
Ohio:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carey, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police - Other 9$34,532$46,0431$554
Water Supply 8$30,628$45,9420$0
Electric Power 5$25,189$60,4540$0
Other Government Administration 4$14,774$44,3228$1,540
Police Protection - Officers 4$14,329$42,9873$4,530
Financial Administration 4$5,370$16,1100$0
Solid Waste Management 3$5,553$22,2123$4,225
Sewerage 2$1,417$8,5020$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,685$20,2200$0
Parks and Recreation 1$737$8,8440$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,703
Fire - Other 0$0 2$1,204
Firefighters 0$0 21$2,594
Totals for Government 41$134,214$39,28239$16,349

Carey government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($7.88)
    Electric Utilities: $13,000 ($3.66)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($3.66)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($1.13)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.56)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.56)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $5,826,000 ($1639.28)
    Police Protection: $763,000 ($214.69)
    Sewerage: $346,000 ($97.36)
    Water Utilities: $316,000 ($88.91)
    General - Other: $270,000 ($75.97)
    Regular Highways: $154,000 ($43.33)
    Financial Administration: $90,000 ($25.32)
    Central Staff Services: $88,000 ($24.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000 ($15.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($14.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($7.60)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($7.60)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000 ($3.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($4.22)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $17,000 ($4.78)
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($2.25)
    Other - Financial Administration: $5,000 ($1.41)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $331,000 ($93.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $333,000 ($93.70)
    Electric Utilities: $228,000 ($64.15)
    Sewerage: $123,000 ($34.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000 ($16.88)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($8.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($5.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $10,000 ($2.81)
    General Public Building: $9,000 ($2.53)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($1.41)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($0.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,270,000 ($357.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $62,000 ($17.45)

Carey government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $421,000 ($118.46)
    Other: $29,000 ($8.16)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $20,000 ($5.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($3.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $60,000 ($16.88)
    Other: $22,000 ($6.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $179,000 ($50.37)
    Rents: $19,000 ($5.35)
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000 ($3.10)
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000 ($2.25)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($1.13)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($0.84)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,037,000 ($1698.65)
    Water Utilities: $337,000 ($94.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $85,000 ($23.92)
    Highways: $63,000 ($17.73)
    General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($3.10)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.28)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,774,000 ($499.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $206,000 ($57.96)
    Property: $128,000 ($36.02)
    Death and Gift: $50,000 ($14.07)
    Motor Vehicle License: $27,000 ($7.60)
    Other License: $3,000 ($0.84)

Carey government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,836,000 ($797.97)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,455,000 ($690.77)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $381,000 ($107.20)

Carey government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,879,000 ($2216.94)
Businesses in Carey, OH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Carey:

  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFOB (1430 AM; 1 kW; FOSTORIA, OH; Owner: TCB HOLDINGS, INC./ C/O ROPPE CORPOR)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFIN (1330 AM; 1 kW; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: BLANCHARD RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carey:

  • WKXA-FM (100.5 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: BLANCHARD RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXML (90.1 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: KAYSER B/CAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WYNT (95.9 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKY-FM (103.7 FM; TIFFIN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBVI (96.7 FM; FOSTORIA, OH; Owner: TCB HOLDINGS, INC./ C/O ROPPE CORPOR)
  • WPFX-FM (107.7 FM; NORTH BALTIMORE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBUK (106.3 FM; OTTAWA, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOSB (91.1 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMRN-FM (106.9 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W254CD (98.7 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN B/CASTERS, INC.)
  • WKTN (95.3 FM; KENTON, OH; Owner: RADIO GENERAL, LTD.)
  • W231AJ (94.1 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: CLYDE EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUND)

TV broadcast stations around Carey:

  • WLQP-LP (Channel 18; LIMA, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • W09CG (Channel 9; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WBGU-TV (Channel 27; BOWLING GREEN, OH; Owner: BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • W54AF (Channel 54; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING. COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFND-LP (Channel 22; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 203ft / 61.8mTotal length
  • $140,000Total costs
  • 46,450Total average daily traffic
  • 9,678Total average daily truck traffic
  • 62,922Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Carey, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Carey, OH

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Lat: 40.886722 Lon: -83.366139, Call Sign: WQAT904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.050 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2004, Expiration Date: 08/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/11/2014, Certifier: James Heilman, Registrant: Bender Communications, Inc., 1541 Harding Hwy., East, Marion, OH 43302, Phone: (740) 382-0000, Fax: (740) 382-0594
  • 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:
  • 601 S. Vance Street (Lat: 40.946000 Lon: -83.387917), Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQVP984,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/2015, Expiration Date: 04/13/2025, Certifier: Michael Wank, Registrant: Primex Wireless, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • 2915 County Road 96 (Lat: 40.950694 Lon: -83.400667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7.3 m, Call Sign: WQWE690,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.400 MHz, 464.275 MHz, 462.000 MHz, 464.900 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/2015, Expiration Date: 08/03/2025, Certifier: Michael Roseman, Registrant: Radio Hospital, Inc., 829 Tiffin Avenue, Findlay, OH 45840, Phone: (419) 423-3607, Fax: (419) 423-7910, Email:
  • NS3410, North Pit - National Lime & Stone (Lat: 40.963722 Lon: -83.358000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQWJ950,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.275 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/2015, Expiration Date: 09/17/2025, Certifier: Patrick J Pifher, Registrant: Sound Solutions Of Ohio LLC, 231 2nd Ave., Tiffin, OH 44883, Phone: (419) 443-1233, Fax: (419) 443-1246, Email:
  • Lat: 40.947861 Lon: -83.367389, Call Sign: WQYW517,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.287 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 462.187 MHz, 467.187 MHz, 468.275 MHz, Grant Date: 02/10/2017, Expiration Date: 02/10/2027, Certifier: William Drown, Registrant: Radio Hospital, Inc., 829 Tiffin Avenue, Findlay, OH 45840, Phone: (419) 423-3607, Fax: (419) 423-7910, Email:
  • 1794 County Hwy 99 (Lat: 40.963972 Lon: -83.368083), Call Sign: WRDN252,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHz, 160.005 MHz, Grant Date: 06/11/2019, Expiration Date: 06/11/2029, Certifier: Michael Keckler, Registrant: Sound Systems Inc, 1800 S County Road 19, Suite A, Tiffin, OH 44883, Phone: (419) 447-5700, Fax: (419) 447-5995, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carey)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7225, N7225, N-7225, Serial Number: 900, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Greg L Dba Tong, 3841 Township Highway 87, Carey, OH 43316, Other Owners: Agricultural Applicators Airo
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8907X, N8907X, N-8907X, Serial Number: 18253307, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 02/24/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 09/16/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Harlan Jerome Frey, 16455 County Highway 4, Carey, OH 43316

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of reported fires - 34 took place in 2008, and the least - 5 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Carey, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (57.3%), and Outside Fires (26.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Carey, OH
    • 20357.3%Structure Fires
    • 9326.3%Outside Fires
    • 5114.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 72.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carey, OH
Most common first names in Carey, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4977.4 years
John3973.0 years
Robert3868.2 years
William3176.4 years
James2871.4 years
Helen2383.6 years
Donald2169.6 years
Edward2173.6 years
Charles2069.9 years
Ralph2074.6 years
Most common last names in Carey, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Walter1877.8 years
Myers1875.1 years
Phillips1776.9 years
Brown1679.6 years
Dible1474.7 years
Conley1466.4 years
Ritter1368.9 years
Miller1283.8 years
Risner1271.7 years
Pahl1276.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Carey, OH
  • 74.7%Utility gas
  • 24.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Carey, OH
  • 52.3%Utility gas
  • 47.7%Electricity


Carey compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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