Dexter City, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 129 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.3%
Males: 64  (50.4%)
Females: 65  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip code: 45727

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,377 (it was $30,469 in 2000)
Dexter City:

$34,377
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,433 (it was $11,881 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $52,968 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Dexter City:

$52,968
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $50,071; Detached houses: $51,144; Mobile homes: $42,864

Median gross rent in 2012: $717.

Dexter City races chart
  • White alone - 123 (95.3%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (3.9%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.8%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dexter City: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.6%), Irish (20.0%), Dutch (13.8%), English (10.8%), United States (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 740 feet

Land area: 0.18 square miles.

Population density: 737 people per square mile   (low).

Dexter City, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Dexter City:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dexter City village:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $517 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $677 (1.2%)

Dexter City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (79.4 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (83.9 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (336.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Macksburg, OH (1.4 miles ), Caldwell, OH (2.6 miles ), Lower Salem, OH (2.8 miles) , Lowell, OH (3.0 miles ), Belle Valley, OH (3.2 miles ), Sarahsville, OH (3.2 miles) , Stafford, OH (3.3 miles) , Beverly, OH (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 39.66 N, Longitude: 81.47 W

Area code: 740

Dexter City household income distribution Dexter City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.0%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+3.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (88%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (50%)
  • Other services, except public administration (33%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (21%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (21%)
  • Woodworkers (15%)
  • Extraction workers (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (30%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Registered nurses (19%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

Average climate in Dexter City, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dexter City-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Dexter City village center killed one person and injured one person and caused $70,000 in damages.

On 7/24/1971, a category F2 tornado 12.1 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dexter City-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 138.8 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 166.7 miles away from Dexter City center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 135.4 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 166.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 164.9 miles away from Dexter City 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 161.8 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 Noble County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Mudslides: 2, 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).
Dexter City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dexter City:

  • SUMMIT ACRES NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CALDWELL, OH)
  • NOBLE COUNTY HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CALDWELL, OH)
  • TLC COMPLETE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CALDWELL, OH)
  • SUMMIT ACRES HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CALDWELL, OH)
  • MUSKINGUM VALLEY NRSG AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BEVERLY, OH)
  • SELBY GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)
  • MARIETTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; MARIETTA, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dexter City:

  • Muskingum University (about 28 miles; New Concord, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 31 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Zane State College (about 37 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 41 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Hocking College (about 43 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • West Liberty University (about 58 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 60 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)

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

Noble 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 6.5 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 14.8 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 6.5 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 23.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.8%
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.6%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Dexter City compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Dexter City travel time to work - commute Dexter City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dexter City village (based on Noble County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.19%
Here: 32.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents35.2%26.1%14.9%5.6%5.3%
Congregations13.5%43.2%16.2%5.4%2.7%
NameFree Methodist Church of North AmericaEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of the NazareneOther
Adherents3.5%2.9%2.4%2.2%1.8%
Congregations5.4%2.7%2.7%2.7%5.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Noble County:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Noble County:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Noble County:

30.5%
Ohio:

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

11.8%
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 9$1,311
Totals for Government 0$0 9$1,311

4.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,369 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.21%
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 Guernsey County, OH  0.82% ($24,342 average AGI)
from Washington County, OH  0.63% ($22,586)
from Franklin County, OH  0.30% ($39,286)


4.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,344 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
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 Guernsey County, OH  1.20% ($23,804 average AGI)
to Muskingum County, OH  0.43% ($30,600)
to Washington County, OH  0.39% ($21,722)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dexter City:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJAW (630 AM; 1 kW; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: JAWCO, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMOA (1490 AM; 1 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO, INC.)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dexter City:

  • WWKC (104.9 FM; CALDWELL, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WJAW-FM (100.9 FM; MCCONNELSVILLE, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO INC. D/B/A WJAW RADIO)
  • 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.)
  • WRVB (102.1 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVVV (96.9 FM; WILLIAMSTOWN, WV; Owner: BENNCO, INC.)
  • WBNV (93.5 FM; BARNESVILLE, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WGGE (99.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WRRR-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXIL (95.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WCVV (89.5 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: BELPRE EDUC. B/CNG FOUNDATION)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WILE-FM (97.7 FM; BYESVILLE, OH; Owner: AVC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNUS (107.1 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMRT (88.3 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: MARIETTA COLLEGE)
  • W201BD (88.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dexter City:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WTAP-TV (Channel 15; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W45BW (Channel 45; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 160
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 2,151

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB8FYL
    Grant Date: 12/27/1988, Expiration Date: 12/27/1998, Cancellation Date: 12/28/2000
    Registrant: James P Stack, 16486 St Rt 339, Dexter City, OH 45727

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Businesses in Dexter City, OH

  • U-Haul: 1
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