Gahanna, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 35,297 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.2%
 
Males: 17,023  (48.2%)
Females: 18,274  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

39.2 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 43230.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $91,515 (it was $66,031 in 2000)
Gahanna:

$91,515
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,296 (it was $29,040 in 2000)

Gahanna city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $221,025 (it was $145,600 in 2000)
Gahanna:

$221,025
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $214,520; detached houses: $222,866; townhouses or other attached units: $167,892; in 2-unit structures: $161,500; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $194,812; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $146,549; mobile homes: $44,583; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $101,719

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,049.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gahanna: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.3%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.8% for Black residents, 7.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.2% for American Indian residents, 21.8% for other race residents, 9.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gahanna, OH (2017)
    • 28,03677.8%White alone
    • 4,80613.3%Black alone
    • 1,0933.0%Asian alone
    • 8712.4%Two or more races
    • 7242.0%Hispanic
    • 320.09%American Indian alone
    • 140.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Gahanna, Ohio as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gahanna is 1,357 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Gahanna by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.0)
1
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.8)
1
(2.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(15.2)
5
(15.1)
12
(36.2)
5
(14.8)
4
(11.8)
7
(20.4)
3
(9.0)
8
(23.7)
7
(20.6)
5
(14.6)
8
(23.2)
10
(28.7)
13
(36.9)
10
(28.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
27
(82.3)
21
(63.4)
17
(51.3)
13
(38.4)
10
(29.4)
11
(32.0)
7
(21.0)
5
(14.8)
8
(23.5)
16
(46.7)
8
(23.2)
6
(17.2)
5
(14.2)
11
(30.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(33.5)
39
(117.8)
91
(274.6)
12
(35.5)
3
(8.8)
3
(8.7)
8
(24.0)
8
(23.7)
7
(20.6)
2
(5.8)
5
(14.5)
4
(11.5)
6
(17.0)
9
(25.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
179
(545.6)
177
(534.5)
130
(392.3)
155
(458.2)
147
(432.0)
119
(346.6)
124
(372.7)
124
(368.0)
136
(399.9)
101
(294.9)
111
(321.7)
99
(284.0)
87
(246.9)
70
(196.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
647
(1,972)
670
(2,023)
744
(2,245)
747
(2,208)
729
(2,142)
625
(1,820)
687
(2,065)
677
(2,009)
563
(1,655)
538
(1,571)
553
(1,603)
660
(1,893)
677
(1,921)
484
(1,360)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
61
(185.9)
25
(75.5)
47
(141.8)
38
(112.3)
30
(88.2)
26
(75.7)
19
(57.1)
21
(62.3)
15
(44.1)
6
(17.5)
15
(43.5)
30
(86.1)
27
(76.6)
34
(95.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(27.4)
9
(27.2)
12
(36.2)
9
(26.6)
8
(23.5)
7
(20.4)
6
(18.0)
2
(5.9)
5
(14.7)
5
(14.6)
3
(8.7)
2
(5.7)
6
(17.0)
5
(14.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)175.6185.1227.9159.8148.8130.8131.6145.3131.3111.7118.5132.9143.1118.2

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City-data.com crime index in Gahanna, OH

Crime rate in Gahanna detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 71 (57 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Ohio average:

1.27
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Ancestries: German (16.6%), American (8.9%), Irish (8.5%), English (6.2%), Italian (3.7%), European (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1961

Elevation: 798 feet

Land area: 12.4 square miles.

Population density: 2,848 people per square mile   (average).

Gahanna, Ohio map

2,086 residents are foreign born (2.1% Asia, 1.5% Africa, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

5.8%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,403 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,073 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (7.0 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (280.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

New Albany, OH (2.1 miles ),
Whitehall, OH (2.1 miles ),
Minerva Park, OH (2.3 miles ),
Huber Ridge, OH (2.3 miles ),
Bexley, OH (2.3 miles ),
Reynoldsburg, OH (2.4 miles ),
Columbus, OH (2.6 miles ),
Westerville, OH (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.03 N, Longitude: 82.87 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +620 (+1.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,391 (22.5%)

Area code: 614

Distribution of median household income in Gahanna, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Gahanna, OH in 2017

Property values in Gahanna, OH

Gahanna satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 185 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 1998: 136 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 1999: 122 buildings, average cost: $196,400
  • 2000: 124 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2001: 138 buildings, average cost: $151,400
  • 2002: 95 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2003: 85 buildings, average cost: $156,100
  • 2004: 229 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 2005: 113 buildings, average cost: $89,900
  • 2006: 50 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2007: 32 buildings, average cost: $297,500
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $241,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $456,300
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $205,200
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $210,700
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $269,600
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $267,700
  • 2014: 13 buildings, average cost: $268,200
  • 2015: 28 buildings, average cost: $221,600
  • 2016: 21 buildings, average cost: $250,100
  • 2017: 24 buildings, average cost: $228,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Gahanna, OH residents
Average permit cost in Gahanna, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Ohio:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Gahanna, OH
Historical housing units in Gahanna, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +8,545 (+35.5%).
Most common industries in Gahanna, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (9.7%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.9%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.8%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Social assistance (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Gahanna, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.0%)
  • Engineers (3.8%)
  • Top executives (3.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Gahanna, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Gahanna, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.7. This is about average.

City:

68.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.84
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0364. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0364
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 23.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.35
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Gahanna-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.4 miles away from the Gahanna city center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 2/22/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gahanna-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% 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 138.6 miles away from the city 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 164.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 141.0 miles away from Gahanna center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from Gahanna 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 289.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 141.1 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 Franklin County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gahanna topographic map

Main business address for: WFN CREDIT CO LLC (ASSET-BACKED SECURITIES), WORLD FINANCIAL NETWORK NATIONAL BANK (ASSET-BACKED SECURITIES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Gahanna:

  • AMAZING HEALTH SERVICES, LLC (950 TAYLOR STATION ROAD, SUITE Q)
  • ASPEN HOME HEALTHCARE, LLC (261 WEST JOHNSTOWN ROAD)
  • BEST NURSING CARE, INC (800 CROSS POINTE ROAD, SUITE F)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF COLUMBUS (784 MORRISON ROAD)
  • MEDICOM HEALTH CARE, LLC (465 WATERBURY COURT, SUITE C)
  • BON-ING CARE AND REHABILITATION CTR (121 JAMES ROAD)
  • TRADITIONS AT STYGLER ROAD (167 NORTH STYGLER ROAD)

Amtrak station near Gahanna:

  • 9 miles: COLUMBUS (111 EAST TOWN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

College/University in Gahanna:

  • Everest Institute-Gahanna (Full-time enrollment: 667; Location: 825 Tech Center Dr; Private, for-profit; Website: www.everest.edu/campus/gahanna)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gahanna:

  • Ohio Dominican University (about 5 miles; Columbus, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • Capital University (about 7 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • DeVry University-Ohio (about 8 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,896)
  • Columbus State Community College (about 8 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 24,488)
  • Ohio State University-Main Campus (about 8 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 50,395)
  • Otterbein University (about 8 miles; Westerville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,933)
  • Franklin University (about 9 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,736)

Public high school in Gahanna:

Private high schools in Gahanna:

  • THE COLUMBUS ACADEMY (Students: 1,072, Location: 4300 CHERRY BOTTOM RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • EAGLE ACADEMY OF COLUMBUS (Students: 19, Location: 3643 OLDE RIDENOUR RD, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Gahanna:

Private elementary/middle schools in Gahanna:

  • ST MATTHEW SCHOOL (Students: 600, Location: 795 HAVENS CORNERS RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • SHEPHERD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 138, Location: 425 S HAMILTON RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Gahanna

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gahanna: Gahanna Municipal Golf Course (A), The Industrial Zone (B), Gahanna Industrial Park (C), Crossroads Commerce Center (D), Eastgate Industrial Center (E), Mifflin Township Division of Fire Station 133 (F), Mifflin Township Division of Fire Station 131 Headquarters (G), Mifflin Township Fire Department Station 134 (H), The Woods at Parkside (I), Mifflin Township House (J), Gahanna City Hall (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Royal Plaza Shopping Center (1), Hunters Ridge Mall Shopping Center (2), Rocky Point Plaza Shopping Center (3), Vista Plaza Shopping Center (4), Rogers Corner Shopping Center (5), Stone Ridge Plaza Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Gahanna include: WFN CREDIT CO LLC (A), WORLD FINANCIAL NETWORK NATIONAL BANK (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gahanna include: Old Peace Lutheran Church (A), Stoneybrook Church (B), Shepherd Church of The Nazarene (C), Gahanna Free Will Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Dague Cemetery (1), Peace Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery (2), Mifflin Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Gahanna include: Gahanna Woods Park (1), Ridenour Park (2), Friendship Park (3), Pizzuto Park (4), Woodside Green Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Carlson Wagonlit Travel (Recreational Trips & Guides; 1131 N Hamilton Rd).

Hotels: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (460 Waterbury Court), Candlewood Suites (590 Taylor Road).

Birthplace of: Georgia Schweitzer - Basketball player, Robert Summers - College basketball player (West Virginia Mountaineers).

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gahanna and their reported violations in the past:

GAHANNA CITY PWS (Population served: 33,248, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-02-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-03-2013), St Public Notif requested (APR-03-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Gahanna in 2010:

  • 158 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Gahanna in 2000:

  • 208 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with most branches in Gahanna (2011 data):

  • Heartland Bank: at 850 North Hamilton Road, branch established on 1911/01/01; Stygler Branch at 67 North Stygler Road, branch established on 2005/11/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $570.7 mil, Deposits: $493.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Banccorp
  • Fifth Third Bank: Gahanna Branch at 444 Havens Corners, branch established on 1985/08/12; Gahanna Bank Mart at 300 N Hamilton Road, branch established on 2006/10/04. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • The Huntington National Bank: Hamilton Road-Rocky Fork Branch at 445 Rocky Fork Boulevard, branch established on 1974/03/15; Stoneridge Plaza Branch at 1301 North Hamilton Road, branch established on 1996/05/20. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Gahanna North Branch at 5055 North Hamilton Road, branch established on 2000/08/28; Gahanna Branch at 130 North Hamilton Road, branch established on 1981/08/17. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • KeyBank National Association: Gahanna Branch at 186 Granville Street, branch established on 1977/01/24. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Gahanna Branch at 116 S. Stygler Road, branch established on 1990/04/16. 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.
  • The Park National Bank: 0529 Stoneridge Drive Branch at 1365 Stoneridge Drive, branch established on 2002/03/11. Info updated 2008/09/29: Bank assets: $6,281.7 mil, Deposits: $4,611.6 mil, headquarters in Newark, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices, Holding Company: Park National Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Gahanna Branch at 166 North Hamilton Road, branch established on 1987/06/30. 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
  • Benchmark Bank: at 461 Beecher Road, branch established on 2005/08/01. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $113.1 mil, Deposits: $97.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Benchmark Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Gahanna:

Marital status in Gahanna, OH
  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Gahanna:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Gahanna
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gahanna, OH (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic153,40051
Evangelical Protestant144,147462
Mainline Protestant105,457230
Other42,560102
Black Protestant19,36354
Orthodox5,36011
None693,127-
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: 251
Franklin County:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 146
This county:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 285
Franklin County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 730
Franklin County:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.5%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

30.2%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.1%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gahanna:

51.7%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Gahanna:

28.4
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.1%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.8%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gahanna:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gahanna:

33.8%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

59.6%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.7%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gahanna, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 55$404,931$88,3493$12,834
Police - Other 16$77,022$57,7671$800
Other Government Administration 15$89,311$71,44927$15,488
Parks and Recreation 12$52,549$52,54950$71,302
Streets and Highways 11$31,505$34,3690$0
Financial Administration 10$52,282$62,7381$2,046
Other and Unallocable 9$33,378$44,5042$2,708
Sewerage 9$80,445$107,2600$0
Water Supply 6$30,694$61,3880$0
Judicial and Legal 3$15,272$61,0883$8,866
Totals for Government 146$867,389$71,29287$114,044

Gahanna government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,710,000 ($133.44)
    Water Utilities: $1,059,000 ($30.00)
    Natural Resources - Other: $269,000 ($7.62)
    Sewerage: $223,000 ($6.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $53,000 ($1.50)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($0.62)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $9,424,000 ($266.99)
    Sewerage: $7,669,000 ($217.27)
    Water Utilities: $5,715,000 ($161.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,443,000 ($97.54)
    General - Other: $3,030,000 ($85.84)
    Regular Highways: $2,130,000 ($60.35)
    Central Staff Services: $2,053,000 ($58.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,802,000 ($51.05)
    Financial Administration: $1,536,000 ($43.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $707,000 ($20.03)
    Natural Resources - Other: $592,000 ($16.77)
    General Public Buildings: $531,000 ($15.04)
    Housing and Community Development: $420,000 ($11.90)
    Parking Facilities: $111,000 ($3.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $798,000 ($22.61)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $582,000 ($16.49)
    Other - Health - Other: $258,000 ($7.31)
    Other - General - Other: $107,000 ($3.03)
    Other - Financial Administration: $71,000 ($2.01)
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($0.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $637,000 ($18.05)
    Police Protection: $535,000 ($15.16)
    General - Other: $425,000 ($12.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $253,000 ($7.17)
    Sewerage: $39,000 ($1.10)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($0.62)
    Parking Facilities: $8,000 ($0.23)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $11,846,000 ($335.61)

Gahanna government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $7,075,000 ($200.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,959,000 ($55.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,614,000 ($45.73)
    Other: $610,000 ($17.28)
    Parking Facilities: $8,000 ($0.23)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $169,000 ($4.79)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $513,000 ($14.53)
    Other: $7,000 ($0.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $2,063,000 ($58.45)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,318,000 ($37.34)
    Fines and Forfeits: $661,000 ($18.73)
    Interest Earnings: $466,000 ($13.20)
    Sale of Property: $86,000 ($2.44)
    Rents: $19,000 ($0.54)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,386,000 ($209.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,990,000 ($56.38)
    General Local Government Support: $1,048,000 ($29.69)
    Other: $393,000 ($11.13)
    Sewerage: $183,000 ($5.18)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $17,910,000 ($507.41)
    Property: $1,947,000 ($55.16)
    Public Utility License: $596,000 ($16.89)
    Other License: $528,000 ($14.96)
    Other Selective Sales: $496,000 ($14.05)
    Death and Gift: $74,000 ($2.10)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $55,000 ($1.56)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $32,000 ($0.91)
    Amusements License: $13,000 ($0.37)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $1,000 ($0.03)

Gahanna government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,154,000 ($740.97)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,536,000 ($666.80)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,625,000 ($386.01)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,007,000 ($311.84)

Gahanna government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,273,000 ($92.73)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $50,949,000 ($1443.44)

5.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,046 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Ohio average:

5.23%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($311 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Delaware County, OH  0.51% ($74,817 average AGI)
from Fairfield County, OH  0.37% ($44,959)
from Licking County, OH  0.30% ($44,073)


6.06% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,968 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Ohio average:

5.51%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($430 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.05%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Delaware County, OH  0.68% ($93,459 average AGI)
to Fairfield County, OH  0.45% ($52,118)
to Licking County, OH  0.37% ($54,974)
Businesses in Gahanna, OH
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block1
Advance Auto Parts1Haworth1
Arby's1Holiday Inn2
AutoZone1Kroger3
Baskin-Robbins1Little Caesars Pizza1
Blockbuster1Marriott1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Marshalls1
Burger King1McDonald's2
CVS2Nike2
Caribou Coffee1Penske1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Starbucks1
DHL2Subway3
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell2
Dunkin Donuts1Tim Hortons1
FedEx7U-Haul1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1UPS4
GNC2Wendy's2
Goodwill1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gahanna:

  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WBNS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIOHIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCOL (1230 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVKO (1580 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: ASSOCIATED RADIO, INC.)
  • WMNI (920 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDLR (1550 AM; 4 kW; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: THE FIFTEEN FIFTY CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gahanna:

  • WCVO (104.9 FM; GAHANNA, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN VOICE OF CENTRAL OHIO)
  • W201AK (88.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSU-FM (89.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZX (99.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBNS-FM (97.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIO OHIO, INC.)
  • WCOL-FM (92.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXMG (98.9 FM; UPPER ARLINGTON, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WLVQ (96.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WUFM (88.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: SPIRIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WNCI (97.9 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSNY (94.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFJX (105.7 FM; HILLIARD, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCBE (90.5 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: BD.OF EDUC.,CITY SCH.DIST.,COLUMBUS)
  • WCKX (107.5 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WEGE (103.9 FM; WESTERVILLE, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W272AT (102.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHOK-FM (95.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSMZ (103.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, OH; Owner: STOP 26- RIVERBEND, INC.)
  • WFCB (93.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gahanna:

  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WCMH-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTTE (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: COLUMBUS (WTTE-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WINJ-LP (Channel 8; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP OF CHURCHES)
  • WCLL-LP (Channel 19; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: JONATHAN W. OWENS)
  • WDEM-LP (Channel 17; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: TRIPLETT & ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • W43BZ (Channel 43; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCPX-LP (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W23BZ (Channel 23; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WWHO (Channel 53; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WXCB-LP (Channel 42; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: CENTRAL OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Gahanna fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 394ft / 120mTotal length
  • 1,642,786Total average daily traffic
  • 179,008Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,632,340Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gahanna, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31900-1909
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 221970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gahanna, OH
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 4 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED153$161,009136$175,854728$167,41023$77,45121$102,727
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$144,0664$238,89869$163,9949$11,8173$116,127
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$197,12616$195,647191$168,48626$26,8309$98,014
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN14$162,74810$238,364105$167,8445$50,4204$115,820
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$159,5103$168,09030$153,6363$115,6001$143,510

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0073.91 , 0074.24, 0074.25, 0074.26, 0074.27, 0074.91, 0074.92

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED31$183,19929$181,981
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$237,2776$160,817
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$209,9234$332,748
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$180,9653$244,130
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$146,633

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0073.91 , 0074.24, 0074.25, 0074.26, 0074.27, 0074.91, 0074.92

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gahanna, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gahanna, OH - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 71. The highest number of fires - 96 took place in 2010, and the least - 4 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Gahanna, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.9%), and Outside Fires (30.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gahanna, OH
    • 54350.9%Structure Fires
    • 32530.5%Outside Fires
    • 19618.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gahanna, OH

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Gahanna, Ohio:

  • Springhill Suites by Marriott Airport, 665 Taylor Rd, Gahanna, Ohio 43230 , Phone: (888) 287-9400
  • Candlewood Suites Hotel, 590 Taylor Rd, Gahanna, Ohio 43230 , Phone: (614) 863-4033, Fax: (614) 863-6299
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Gahanna, Ohio
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gahanna, OH
  • 83.1%Utility gas
  • 15.5%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gahanna, OH
  • 69.1%Utility gas
  • 29.6%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used


Gahanna compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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