Chatfield, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 191 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.4%
 
Males: 82  (42.9%)
Females: 109  (57.1%)
Median resident age:  33.7 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 44825.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,399 (it was $37,188 in 2000)
Chatfield:

$46,399
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,792 (it was $13,847 in 2000)

Chatfield village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,055 (it was $63,100 in 2000)
Chatfield:

$85,055
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $86,670; Detached houses: $86,180

Median gross rent in 2013: $586.

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  • Races in Chatfield, OH (2010)

    Chatfield races chart
    • 18195.8%White alone
    • 42.1%Two or more races
    • 31.6%Hispanic
    • 10.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chatfield: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.0%), Dutch (9.9%), Irish (6.9%), English (3.8%), United States (3.1%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 643 people per square mile   (low).

Chatfield, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Chatfield:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chatfield village:

  • Never married: 15.8%
  • Now married: 73.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 5.0%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Chatfield, Ohio as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chatfield to the number of sex offenders is 188 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $808 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,150 (1.6%)

Chatfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elyria, OH (52.5 miles , pop. 55,953).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Toledo, OH (59.3 miles , pop. 313,619).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (253.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New Washington, OH (2.1 miles ), Bloomville, OH (2.8 miles ), Attica, OH (2.9 miles ), Tiro, OH (3.1 miles ), Melmore, OH (3.2 miles) , Bucyrus, OH (3.2 miles ), Oceola, OH (3.3 miles) , North Robinson, OH (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $72,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Latitude: 40.95 N, Longitude: 82.94 W

Area code: 419

Chatfield household income distribution Chatfield home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+4.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (51%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (43%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Chatfield, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chatfield-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.4 miles away from the Chatfield village center killed 13 people and injured 104 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chatfield-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 137.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 102.9 miles away from Chatfield 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 197.4 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 80.2 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 314.8 miles away from Chatfield 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) earthquake occurred 130.3 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 Crawford County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chatfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chatfield:

  • RUFFING FAMILY CARE CTR OF BLO (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BLOOMVILLE, OH)
  • BUCYRUS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BUCYRUS, OH)
  • FMC - CRAWFORD COUNTY KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BUCYRUS, OH)
  • HEARTLAND OF BUCYRUS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BUCYRUS, OH)
  • ALTERCARE OF BUCYRUS CENTER FO (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BUCYRUS, OH)
  • HILLSIDE ACRES INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WILLARD, OH)
  • WILLARD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WILLARD, OH)

Airports located in Chatfield:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chatfield:

  • Tiffin University (about 18 miles; Tiffin, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,927)
  • Terra State Community College (about 30 miles; Fremont, OH; FT enrollment: 2,119)
  • Ashland University (about 34 miles; Ashland, OH; FT enrollment: 5,151)
  • The University of Findlay (about 38 miles; Findlay, OH; FT enrollment: 3,649)
  • Oberlin College (about 45 miles; Oberlin, OH; FT enrollment: 2,795)
  • Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (about 47 miles; Bowling Green, OH; FT enrollment: 16,357)
  • Ohio Northern University (about 49 miles; Ada, OH; FT enrollment: 2,474)

Public elementary/middle school in Chatfield:

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

Crawford 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 2004 was 24.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

24.3
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 16.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.2
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.8%
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  74.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Chatfield 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Chatfield (2011 data):

  • The Citizens Banking Company: Chatfield Branch at State Route 4, branch established on 1977/12/19. Info updated 2008/01/02: Bank assets: $1,108.0 mil, Deposits: $909.0 mil, headquarters in Sandusky, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Banc Corp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (26%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • Solar energy (8%)
  • Electricity (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chatfield village (based on Crawford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,30334
Evangelical Protestant6,51454
Catholic5,8124
Other4423
Black Protestant1211
Orthodox31
None21,589-
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: 6
Crawford County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Crawford County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Crawford County:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

29.2%
Ohio:

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

14.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$412
Totals for Government 0$0 8$412

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $13,000 ($68.06)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($36.65)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($10.47)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($5.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($36.65)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($5.24)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($5.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $20,000 ($104.71)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($15.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $80,000 ($418.85)

4.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
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 Richland County, OH  1.18% ($23,811 average AGI)
from Marion County, OH  0.47% ($24,756)
from Morrow County, OH  0.32% ($22,236)


5.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,035 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
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 Richland County, OH  1.33% ($26,562 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.52% ($29,022)
to Marion County, OH  0.49% ($23,851)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chatfield:

  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chatfield:

  • WFXN-FM (102.3 FM; GALION, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYXZ (98.7 FM; CRESTLINE, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQEL (92.7 FM; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: ANCHOR BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVNO-FM (106.1 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: JOHNNY APPLESEED BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSWR (100.1 FM; SHELBY, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCKY-FM (103.7 FM; TIFFIN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLRD (96.9 FM; WILLARD, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WXML (90.1 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: KAYSER B/CAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGGN (97.7 FM; CASTALIA, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WYNT (95.9 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNRR (92.1 FM; BELLEVUE, OH; Owner: BELLEVUE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WMJK (100.9 FM; CLYDE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYHT (105.3 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOSV (91.7 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMRN-FM (106.9 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAUI (88.3 FM; SHELBY, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Chatfield:

  • W54AF (Channel 54; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING. COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WBKA-LP (Channel 22; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOHZ-LP (Channel 57; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGGN-TV (Channel 52; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • W32AR (Channel 32; LEXINGTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 4,632Total average daily traffic
  • 413Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,429Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Edward G Roach, 5573 Bethel Road (Lat: 40.903472 Lon: -83.053944), Type: 213.3, Overall height: 210.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PARKWAY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 5573 Bethel Road (Lat: 40.903472 Lon: -83.053944), Type: 213.3, Overall height: 210.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PARKWAY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 5573 Bethel Road (Lat: 40.903472 Lon: -83.053944), Type: 213.3, Structure height: 39033 m, Overall height: 210.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • CRAWFORD-SENECA, Crawford-Seneca Rr Crossing @ Mp .34s76 (Lat: 41.001833 Lon: -82.919500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQBK663, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.190 MHz, 160.380 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/26/2004, Expiration Date: 10/26/2014, Certifier: Jerry R Celio
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Nw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CHATFIELD, 5573 Bethel Road (Lat: 40.903472 Lon: -83.053944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 210.6 m, Overall height: 213.3 m, Call Sign: WQFN957
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/29/2006, Expiration Date: 08/29/2016, Certifier: Michael J Birkemeier
    Registrant: Watch Tv Co, 3225 West Elm St, Lima, OH 45805, Phone: (419) 999-2824, Fax: (419) 999-2140, Email:
  • SBA1013118, 5573 Bethel Road (Lat: 40.903472 Lon: -83.053944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 210.6 m, Overall height: 213.3 m, Call Sign: WQOD554, Licensee ID: L01647500
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/2011, Expiration Date: 08/19/2021, Certifier: R. D Kay
    Registrant: Appalachian Broadcasting, 3720 Spruce Street #419, Philadelphia, PA 19104, Phone: (215) 982-0866, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Chatfield, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary573.4 years
Paul568.4 years
David264.5 years
Ida276.6 years
Ervin276.1 years
Harvey284.4 years
John286.1 years
Hazel280.6 years
Arthur281.0 years
Ellen280.5 years
Most common last names in Chatfield, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kalb980.9 years
Clady466.3 years
Lutz480.8 years
Schiefer471.5 years
Williams482.7 years
Briegel370.7 years
Brose384.7 years
Huseman378.3 years
Loyer382.0 years
Ostermyer375.7 years

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