Galion, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 10,273 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.4%
 
Males: 4,669  (45.4%)
Females: 5,604  (54.6%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 44833.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,491 (it was $31,513 in 2000)
Galion:

$33,491
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,614 (it was $16,113 in 2000)

Galion city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $72,819 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Galion:

$72,819
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $87,387; Detached houses: $88,981; Townhouses or other attached units: $103,961; In 2-unit structures: $71,980; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $88,856; Mobile homes: $18,669

Median gross rent in 2012: $638.

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  • White alone - 10,170 (96.7%)
  • Hispanic - 140 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 98 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 50 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 21 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 18 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 14 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Galion: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.6%), Irish (16.9%), English (10.5%), United States (8.7%), Italian (2.7%), Dutch (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1985

Elevation: 1166 feet

Land area: 4.96 square miles.

Population density: 2,071 people per square mile   (low).

Galion,OH real estate house value index trend

Galion, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Galion:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Galion city:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

60 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.6%
Ohio:  3.9%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there were 33 registered sex offenders living in Galion, Ohio as of July 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Galion to the number of sex offenders is 311 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,020 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,036 (1.4%)

Galion satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (52.5 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (265.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Crestline, OH (2.1 miles ), Iberia, OH (2.3 miles ), North Robinson, OH (2.3 miles ), Candlewood Lake, OH (2.8 miles ), Ontario, OH (3.2 miles ), Bucyrus, OH (3.3 miles ), Lexington, OH (3.3 miles ), Caledonia, OH (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $172,300
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $143,700
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $187,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $180,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.73 N, Longitude: 82.79 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +434 (+4.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,616 (43.6%)

Area codes: 419, 567

Galion household income distribution Galion home values distribution

Crime rates in Galion by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 1100000000
per 100,000 8.88.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 22661264262
per 100,000 17.617.252.152.5104.754.136.918.857.019.2
Robberies 5413435593
per 100,000 44.034.58.726.334.927.046.147.085.628.8
Assaults 37182018103976
per 100,000 26.460.4156.3175.0157.090.127.784.666.557.6
Burglaries 726079879091102114152150
per 100,000 633.7517.4686.1761.3785.1820.3940.71071.01444.91440.2
Thefts 6403430419411461383354413464
per 100,000 52.83475.03734.63666.43585.44155.83532.23325.83925.94455.1
Auto thefts 71610181413125117
per 100,000 61.6138.086.9157.5122.1117.2110.747.0104.667.2
Arson 4511311100
per 100,000 35.243.18.78.826.29.09.29.40.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.2) 105.0247.9289.5307.6345.2312.8273.9266.6363.1330.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Galion detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Ohio average:

1.99
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -478 (-4.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

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

Average climate in Galion, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Galion-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Galion city center killed 4 people and injured 56 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.4 miles away from the city center killed 18 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Galion-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% 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 135.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 103.9 miles away from Galion 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 185.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 84.2 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 314.1 miles away from Galion 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 132.8 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 Crawford County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Galion topographic map

Birthplace of: Robert W. Morgan - Radio personality, Bob Schnelker - Football player, Chuck Curran - Politician, Dave Sherer - Football player, J. B. Shuck - Baseball player, Logan Bartholomew - He's amazing :).

Main business address for: PECO II INC (CONSTRUCTION SPECIAL TRADE CONTRACTORS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Galion:

  • GALION COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 269 PORTLAND WAY SOUTH)
  • HOMECARE MATTERS HOME HEALTH (1220 NORTH MARKET STREET)
  • ATWOOD MANOR NURSING CENTER (347 W ATWOOD ST)
  • GALION POINTE, INC (925 WAGNER AVE)
  • MILL CREEK NURSING AND REHABILITATION (900 WEDGEWOOD CIRCLE)
  • OLENTANGY WOODS (935 ROSEWOOD DR)

Airports and heliports located in Galion:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Galion:

  • Ashland University (about 27 miles; Ashland, OH; Full-time enrollment: 5,151)
  • Tiffin University (about 34 miles; Tiffin, OH; FT enrollment: 4,927)
  • Otterbein University (about 43 miles; Westerville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,933)
  • The College of Wooster (about 46 miles; Wooster, OH; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • Terra State Community College (about 48 miles; Fremont, OH; FT enrollment: 2,119)
  • Denison University (about 48 miles; Granville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,268)
  • Oberlin College (about 49 miles; Oberlin, OH; FT enrollment: 2,795)

Public high schools in Galion:

Public elementary/middle schools in Galion:

Private elementary/middle school in Galion:

  • ST JOSEPH SCHOOL (Students: 138; Location: 138 N LIBERTY; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Galion

Library in Galion:

  • GALION PUBLIC LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $733,496; Location: 123 N. MARKET ST.; 87,564 books; 5,151 audio materials; 8,887 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 266 state licensed databases; 163 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Galion: Galion Water Works (A), Crawford County Childrens Home (B), Galion Water Treatment Plant (C), Galion Fire Department (D), Galion City Hall (E), Galion Public Library (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Washington Street Station Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Galion include: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), First Church of Christ Scientist (B), First Church of Christ (C), First Baptist Church (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), First Church of the Open Bible (F), Peace Lutheran Church (G), Trinity Lutheran Church (H), Saint Paul United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Galion include: Cobey Park (1), Eastside Park (2), South Park (3), Public Square (4), Heise Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Galion Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 132 South Union Street), Brownella (Historical Places & Services; 132 South Union Street).

Hotels: Deb's Cedar Cabin Retreats (5310 State Route 288), Harvest Inn (225 Harding Way East).

Court: Crawford County Municipal Court Eastern District (301 Harding Way East).

Crawford 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 Galion and their reported violations in the past:

GALION CITY (Population served: 10,503, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-08-2008)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.7%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 50.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 49.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.7%
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: 0.2% of all households
96 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
104 people in nursing homes in 2000
37 people in other group homes in 2000

Galion, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Galion compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Galion (2011 data):

  • Galion Building and Loan Bank: Bucyrus Road Branch at 920 Bucyrus Road, branch established on 2001/12/19; Galion Building And Loan Bank at 135 South Market Street, branch established on 1884/02/13. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $65.5 mil, Deposits: $58.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • First Federal Bank of Ohio: First Federal Bank Of Ohio at 140 North Columbus Street, branch established on 1891/01/01; Bucyrus Road Branch at 901 Bucyrus Road, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $255.5 mil, Deposits: $196.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 9 total offices
  • The Park National Bank: 1803 Galion Branch at 8 Public Square, branch established on 1864/01/01. 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: Galion Branch at 1 Public Square, branch established on 1985/06/11. 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
  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Galion West Branch at 260 Portland Way North, branch established on 1964/09/08. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Galion city (based on Crawford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.25%
Here: 54.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristChurch of the Nazarene
Adherents29.7%22.2%15.4%7.2%5.4%
Congregations5.9%17.6%23.5%5.9%3.5%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentPresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents3.4%2.2%1.9%1.8%10.8%
Congregations1.2%3.5%2.4%3.5%32.9%
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: 6
Crawford County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Crawford County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Crawford County:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

29.2%
Ohio:

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

14.6%
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
Financial Administration 5$16,213$38,9111$1,395
Other Government Administration 5$21,396$51,3501$726
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,886
Police Protection - Officers 16$59,129$44,3470$0
Police - Other 4$12,361$37,0834$2,725
Firefighters 17$70,525$49,7820$0
Streets and Highways 7$20,608$35,3280$0
Health 4$15,204$45,6122$5,345
Sewerage 9$30,518$40,6910$0
Water Supply 8$29,194$43,7910$0
Electric Power 12$42,591$42,5910$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,286$43,7160$0
Totals for Government 89$325,025$43,8249$12,077

Galion government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $3,196,000 ($311.11)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $8,032,000 ($781.86)
    Police Protection: $1,892,000 ($184.17)
    Regular Highways: $1,398,000 ($136.08)
    Sewerage: $1,357,000 ($132.09)
    Fire Protection: $1,262,000 ($122.85)
    Water Utilities: $1,189,000 ($115.74)
    Financial Administration: $1,052,000 ($102.40)
    Housing & Community Development: $606,000 ($58.99)
    Central Staff Services: $578,000 ($56.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $467,000 ($45.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $291,000 ($28.33)
    General Public Buildings: $237,000 ($23.07)
    Health Services - Other: $230,000 ($22.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $158,000 ($15.38)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($6.62)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $27,000 ($2.63)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($1.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,619,000 ($546.97)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Galion government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,156,000 ($209.87)
    Sewerage: $1,855,000 ($180.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $239,000 ($23.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $644,000 ($62.69)
    Interest Earnings: $326,000 ($31.73)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,307,000 ($613.94)
    Water Utilities: $1,510,000 ($146.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $567,000 ($55.19)
    Highways: $499,000 ($48.57)
    General Support: $194,000 ($18.88)
    All Other: $83,000 ($8.08)
    Health & Hospitals: $42,000 ($4.09)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $2,803,000 ($272.85)
    Property: $719,000 ($69.99)
    NEC: $158,000 ($15.38)

Galion government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,140,000 ($110.97)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $2,752,000 ($267.89)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $905,000 ($88.10)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Electric Utilities: $2,669,000 ($259.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $235,000 ($22.88)
    Electric Utilities: $83,000 ($8.08)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $6,975,000 ($678.96)
    Beginning: $5,650,000 ($549.99)

Galion government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,728,000 ($168.21)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($0.97)

4.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
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 Richland County, OH  1.18% ($23,811 average AGI)
from Marion County, OH  0.47% ($24,756)
from Morrow County, OH  0.32% ($22,236)


5.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,035 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
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 Richland County, OH  1.33% ($26,562 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.52% ($29,022)
to Marion County, OH  0.49% ($23,851)

Strongest AM radio stations in Galion:

  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRGM (1440 AM; 1 kW; ONTARIO, OH; Owner: GSM MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBCO (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: ANCHOR BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WMAN (1400 AM; 1 kW; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Galion:

  • WFXN-FM (102.3 FM; GALION, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYXZ (98.7 FM; CRESTLINE, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVNO-FM (106.1 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: JOHNNY APPLESEED BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQEL (92.7 FM; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: ANCHOR BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVXG (95.1 FM; MOUNT GILEAD, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WYHT (105.3 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOSV (91.7 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWBK (98.3 FM; FREDERICKTOWN, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVMC-FM (90.7 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MANSFIELD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WSWR (100.1 FM; SHELBY, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNCO-FM (101.3 FM; ASHLAND, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLRD (96.9 FM; WILLARD, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WMRN-FM (106.9 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQIO (93.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXML (90.1 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: KAYSER B/CAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAUI (88.3 FM; SHELBY, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Galion:

  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • W54AF (Channel 54; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING. COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOHZ-LP (Channel 57; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W32AR (Channel 32; LEXINGTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBKA-LP (Channel 22; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W33BW (Channel 33; ASHLAND, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WOCB-LP (Channel 39; MARION, OH; Owner: CENTRAL OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Galion fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13
Total length: 77 meters (253ft)
Total average daily traffic: 33,049
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,766

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1900-1909: 2
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 4
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 5
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Galion, OH
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Galion)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Galion, OH)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Galion)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Galion)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full and 3 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 ORIGINATED17$86,52251$70,855186$72,03114$27,93727$45,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$06$50,83024$77,9212$15,7500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$92,41317$55,78993$80,1556$17,9124$52,128
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$99,4358$58,37355$85,6562$13,6201$29,310
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$56,11812$79,8520$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9750.00 , 9751.00, 9752.00, 9753.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$81,90817$84,1991$53,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$69,35812$95,4931$82,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$16,0001$105,0001$16,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$85,9270$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$108,8800$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9750.00 , 9751.00, 9752.00, 9753.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 81
  • Hazardous Condition: 66
  • Service Call: 26
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Galion

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Galion, OH
Most common first names in Galion, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary16779.4 years
Charles13473.6 years
John13374.6 years
Robert13171.2 years
William10872.5 years
James8166.0 years
Ruth7379.6 years
Dorothy7077.4 years
Helen6879.6 years
Richard6767.6 years
Most common last names in Galion, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7379.0 years
Miller6079.3 years
Brown3081.5 years
Garverick2576.1 years
Johnson2570.7 years
Young2475.1 years
Snyder2276.8 years
Davis2177.5 years
Tracht2081.8 years
Williams2079.7 years
Businesses in Galion, OH
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1Little Caesars Pizza1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Circle K1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Jones New York2Wendy's1
KFC1YMCA1
La-Z-Boy1
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