Devola, Ohio

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Population in 2010: 2,652. Population change since 2000: -4.3%
Males: 1,346  (50.8%)
Females: 1,306  (49.2%)
Median resident age:  48.0 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45750.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,503 (it was $48,558 in 2000)
Devola:

$62,503
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,123 (it was $24,751 in 2000)

Devola CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,982 (it was $106,400 in 2000)
Devola:

$150,982
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $130,845; Detached houses: $141,349; Townhouses or other attached units: $176,311; In 2-unit structures: $133,565; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $107,936; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $294,804; Mobile homes: $28,028; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $17,965

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,057.

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  • Races in Devola, OH (2010)

    Devola races chart
    • 2,58397.4%White alone
    • 220.8%Hispanic
    • 190.7%Black alone
    • 150.6%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Devola: 93.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.8%), Irish (14.4%), English (11.3%), United States (8.8%), Swiss (3.7%), Hungarian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 680 feet

Land area: 5.13 square miles.

Population density: 517 people per square mile   (low).

Devola,OH real estate house value index trend

Devola, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Devola:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Devola CDP:

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 59.4%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

84 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe).

This place:

3.1%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,006 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,517 (1.0%)

Devola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (78.0 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (88.4 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (338.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Marietta, OH (1.9 miles ), Lowell, OH (2.1 miles ), Williamstown, WV (2.2 miles ), Boaz, WV (2.7 miles ), Lower Salem, OH (2.8 miles) , Reno, OH (2.8 miles ), Waterford, OH (3.2 miles ), Beverly, OH (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.47 N, Longitude: 81.47 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

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

4.9%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Devola, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Devola, Ohio average temperatures Devola, Ohio average precipitation Devola, Ohio humidity Devola, Ohio wind speed Devola, Ohio snowfall Devola, Ohio sunshine Devola, Ohio clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Devola-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 59.5 miles away from the Devola place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/28/1981, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the place center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Devola-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 82% 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 150.8 miles away from the city 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 159.3 miles away from Devola center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 148.4 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 158.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 170.3 miles away from Devola 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 352.0 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 Washington County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Devola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Devola:

  • SELBY GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • MARIETTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • VOCA OF OHIO/GARFIELD GROUP HM (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • HEARTLAND OF MARIETTA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • VOCA OF OHIO/MONTGOMERY GH (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • VOCA OF OHIO/HILLCREST GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • MARIETTA CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Devola:

  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 18 miles; Parkersburg, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,619)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 36 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Muskingum University (about 40 miles; New Concord, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Hocking College (about 41 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • Zane State College (about 46 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 67 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 67 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,995)

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

Church in Devola: Putnam Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Creeks: Second Creek (A), Tupper Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Washington 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 2012 was 76.1. This is about average.

City:

76.1
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.57. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.57
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.5%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
94 people in nursing homes in 2000
55 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Devola compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Devola CDP (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,59859
Evangelical Protestant7,98167
Catholic5,4246
Other5214
Black Protestant1781
None38,076-
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: 15
Washington County:

2.43 / 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): 6
Washington County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Washington County:

4.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

30.1%
Ohio:

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

11.7%
State:

11.9%

4.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,021 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
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 Wood County, WV  1.08% ($30,494 average AGI)
from Athens County, OH  0.28% ($27,221)
from Franklin County, OH  0.23% ($60,000)


4.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,714 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
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 Wood County, WV  0.95% ($28,961 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.33% ($33,570)
to Athens County, OH  0.28% ($31,424)

Strongest AM radio stations in Devola:

  • WMOA (1490 AM; 1 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO, INC.)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJAW (630 AM; 1 kW; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: JAWCO, INC.)
  • WKYG (1230 AM; 1 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WLTP (1450 AM; 1 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Devola:

  • WMRT (88.3 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: MARIETTA COLLEGE)
  • WHBR-FM (103.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WMBP (91.9 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WDMX (100.1 FM; VIENNA, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVVV (96.9 FM; WILLIAMSTOWN, WV; Owner: BENNCO, INC.)
  • WCMO (98.5 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: MARIETTA COLLEGE)
  • WRVB (102.1 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXIL (95.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WCVV (89.5 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: BELPRE EDUC. B/CNG FOUNDATION)
  • WGGE (99.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WNUS (107.1 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRRR-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJAW-FM (100.9 FM; MCCONNELSVILLE, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO INC. D/B/A WJAW RADIO)
  • W300AQ (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSTOWN, WV; Owner: CHRISTIAN VOICE OF CENTRAL OHIO, INC)
  • WRZZ (106.1 FM; ELIZABETH, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVVP-LP (96.1 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WWKC (104.9 FM; CALDWELL, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)

TV broadcast stations around Devola:

  • WTAP-TV (Channel 15; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W45BW (Channel 45; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W26AL (Channel 26; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: THE CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
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 ORIGINATED2$108,5204$194,53015$123,0381$34,2901$51,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$62,1600$01$78,5400$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$74,9903$138,6670$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$110,5030$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0214.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$148,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0214.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Good Intent Call: 1
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