For population 25 years and over in Franklin Furnace:
For population 15 years and over in Franklin Furnace CDP:
35 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,125 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (26.7 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (94.8 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (338.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Greenup, KY (1.9 miles ), Wurtland, KY (2.5 miles ), Wheelersburg, OH (2.8 miles ), Worthington, KY (2.8 miles ), Hanging Rock, OH (2.8 miles ), Raceland, KY (2.9 miles ), Sciotodale, OH (3.0 miles ), South Shore, KY (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 38.62 N, Longitude: 82.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 606
Work and jobs in Franklin Furnace: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Franklin Furnace, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Franklin Furnace-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Franklin Furnace place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Franklin Furnace-area historical earthquake activity is below Ohio state average. It is 93% 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 66.0 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 65.0 miles away from Franklin Furnace center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 miles away from Franklin Furnace center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Scioto County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ed Hock - Baseball player.
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See full list of schools located in Franklin Furnace, School District: GREEN LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.53. This is about average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.6. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.5%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 75.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
244 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children in 2000
People in group quarters in Franklin Furnace in 2010:
28 people in nursing homes in 2000
Franklin Furnace compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Franklin Furnace CDP (based on Scioto County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 26.21%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 19
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
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3.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,413 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,194 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Franklin Furnace)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Franklin Furnace, OH