Chesapeake, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 733 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.9%
 
Males: 445  (60.8%)
Females: 288  (39.2%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45619.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,976 (it was $24,653 in 2000)
Chesapeake:

$35,976
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,515 (it was $19,698 in 2000)

Chesapeake village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,705 (it was $63,800 in 2000)
Chesapeake:

$76,705
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $103,093; Detached houses: $121,804; Mobile homes: $8,962

Median gross rent in 2013: $620.

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  • Races in Chesapeake, OH (2010)

    Chesapeake races chart
    • 71796.2%White alone
    • 91.2%Two or more races
    • 70.9%Hispanic
    • 50.7%American Indian alone
    • 40.5%Black alone
    • 30.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chesapeake: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.5%), United States (17.5%), Irish (10.6%), English (7.9%), Dutch (3.4%), Polish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 567 feet

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 1,326 people per square mile   (low).

Chesapeake,OH real estate house value index trend

Chesapeake, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Chesapeake:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chesapeake village:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 43.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 23.5%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $857 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $405 (0.6%)

Chesapeake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (1.5 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (111.8 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (363.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Huntington, WV (1.2 miles ), Proctorville, OH (2.0 miles ), Burlington, OH (2.0 miles ), Ceredo, WV (2.5 miles ), South Point, OH (2.6 miles ), Kenova, WV (2.6 miles ), Pea Ridge, WV (2.7 miles ), Lavalette, WV (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 38.43 N, Longitude: 82.45 W

Area code: 740

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

5.2%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -435 (-34.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Chesapeake, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chesapeake-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 58% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Chesapeake village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chesapeake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Chesapeake center
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) earthquake occurred 238.3 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 294.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.8 miles away from Chesapeake center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 230.0 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 Lawrence County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chesapeake topographic map

Birthplace of: Gene Comstock - Racing driver.

Hospitals and medical centers in Chesapeake:

  • ART INC-CHESAPEAKE GROUP HOME (11090 COUNTY ROAD 1)
  • ART INC-LAWRENCE CO GROUP HM (11070 COUNTY ROAD 1)
  • FMC - TRI-STATE DIALYSIS (517 3RD AVENUE)

airports located in Chesapeake:

Amtrak stations near Chesapeake:

  • 2 miles: HUNTINGTON (8TH AVE. & 10TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 11 miles: ASHLAND (99 15TH ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

College/University in Chesapeake:

  • O C Collins Career Center (Full-time enrollment: 333; Location: 11627 State Rte 243; Public; Website: www.collins-cc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chesapeake:

  • Marshall University (about 2 miles; Huntington, WV; Full-time enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 11 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Shawnee State University (about 36 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • West Virginia State University (about 38 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 55 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Morehead State University (about 56 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 66 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)

Public high schools in Chesapeake:

  • CHESAPEAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 449, Location: 10181 COUNTY ROAD 1, Grades: 9-12)
  • LAWRENCE COUNTY ACADEMY (Students: 206, Location: 11627 STATE ROUTE 243, Grades: 7-12, Charter school)
  • LAWRENCE COUNTY (Location: 11627 STATE ROUTE 243, Grades: 8-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Chesapeake:

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Notable locations in Chesapeake: Crawfords Landing (A), Chesapeake Plaza (B), Chesapeake - Union Township Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Chesapeake: Chesapeake United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Symmes Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Lawrence County Municipal Court - Probation Officer (10916 County Road 1), Lawrence County Municipal Court - Clerk OFC (10916 County Road 1).

Lawrence County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 69.1. This is about average.

City:

69.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.89
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.0%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  56.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Banks with branches in Chesapeake (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Chesapeake Branch at Chesapeake Plaza #9, branch established on 1968/10/28. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Chesapeake Branch at 353 Third Avenue, branch established on 1961/07/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Chesapeake Branch at 401 2nd Aveune, branch established on 1919/01/01. Info updated 2009/04/02: Bank assets: $5,520.2 mil, Deposits: $4,394.5 mil, headquarters in Wheeling, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Wesbanco, Inc.
  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Chesapeake Branch at 1012 Rockwood Avenue, branch established on 1998/10/19. Info updated 2008/01/10: Bank assets: $2,753.2 mil, Deposits: $2,223.1 mil, headquarters in Charleston, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 68 total offices, Holding Company: City Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chesapeake village (based on Lawrence County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,55658
Mainline Protestant3,25923
Catholic1,9284
Black Protestant5364
Other1253
None48,046-
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: 10
Lawrence County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Lawrence County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Lawrence County:

4.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lawrence County:

32.5%
Ohio:

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

14.1%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.7%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.0%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Chesapeake:

28.8
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.8%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.6%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Chesapeake:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Chesapeake:

52.3%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.0%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chesapeake, 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$1,400
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$3,087
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 6$6,667
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,945
Totals for Government 0$0 17$14,099

4.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,223 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
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 Cabell County, WV  1.14% ($38,795 average AGI)
from Boyd County, KY  0.43% ($37,053)
from Greenup County, KY  0.28% ($26,323)


4.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,193 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
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 Cabell County, WV  1.03% ($28,618 average AGI)
to Boyd County, KY  0.49% ($27,056)
to Scioto County, OH  0.30% ($30,031)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chesapeake:

  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCMI (1340 AM; 1 kW; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WLGC (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chesapeake:

  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTCR-FM (103.3 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEJ (91.9 FM; PROCTORVILLE, OH; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRYV-FM1 (101.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMUL (88.1 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MARSHALL UNIVERSITY BOARD OF GOVERNORS)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WOUL-FM (89.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZAQ (92.3 FM; LOUISA, KY; Owner: LOUISA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLGC-FM (105.7 FM; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRYV (101.5 FM; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • W216AT (91.1 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Chesapeake:

  • W55AT (Channel 55; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • W14CU (Channel 14; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W05CB (Channel 5; BURLINGTON, OH; Owner: VEARL R. PENNINGTON)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W49BN (Channel 49; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNCATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPBO (Channel 42; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHCP (Channel 30; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TELEVISION PROPERTIES, INC.)

Chesapeake fatal accident list:

Jul 6, 2008 04:45 PM, Big-Branch-Rd, Lat: 38.44760, Lon: -82.47026, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 15, 2003 10:00 AM, Sr-7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 1983 06:20 AM, 7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 160m525ftTotal length
  • 104,488Total average daily traffic
  • 4,324Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 21970-1979
  • 81980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Chesapeake, OH

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chesapeake)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 11627 State Route 243 (Lat: 38.491667 Lon: -82.473528), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.7 m, Call Sign: WQJP723
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2400 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2008, Expiration Date: 11/18/2018, Certifier: Richard SketelRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chesapeake)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Chesapeake)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$74,8801$85,4204$102,1081$26,2901$41,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$127,0751$17,6200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0512.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$68,820
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2003 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0512.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 101
  • Hazardous Condition: 68
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Chesapeake

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chesapeake, OH
Most common first names in Chesapeake, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7271.6 years
James6367.8 years
John6272.5 years
Mary5577.6 years
Charles4171.3 years
Robert2969.5 years
Ruth2179.4 years
Hazel1979.1 years
Carl1972.1 years
Joseph1873.0 years
Most common last names in Chesapeake, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adkins3969.7 years
Smith3975.5 years
Ellis3075.1 years
Johnson2369.1 years
Riley2176.8 years
Hamlin2170.2 years
Thompson2074.1 years
Christian1869.9 years
Brown1867.1 years
Henson1774.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (32%)

Businesses in Chesapeake, OH

  • CVS: 1
  • H&R Block: 1

Chesapeake compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.

Chesapeake on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 500+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 5 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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