Gambier, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 2,473 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +32.2%
Males: 1,111  (44.9%)
Females: 1,362  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  20.1 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 43050.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,474 (it was $51,964 in 2000)
Gambier:

$58,474
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,988 (it was $9,661 in 2000)

Gambier village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $182,732 (it was $109,400 in 2000)
Gambier:

$182,732
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $183,648; Detached houses: $185,311

Median gross rent in 2013: $497.

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  • Races in Gambier, OH (2010)

    Gambier races chart
    • 2,11788.5%White alone
    • 803.3%Two or more races
    • 672.8%Hispanic
    • 652.7%Black alone
    • 472.0%Asian alone
    • 110.5%Other race alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gambier: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.9%), Irish (10.1%), English (10.0%), Polish (3.5%), Scottish (3.2%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1080 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 2,642 people per square mile   (average).

Gambier,OH real estate house value index trend

Gambier, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Gambier:

  • High school or higher: 99.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 64.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 45.5%
  • Unemployed: 41.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gambier village:

  • Never married: 81.4%
  • Now married: 12.6%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 3.7%

56 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.6% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

This village:

2.5%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,825 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,545 (0.9%)

Gambier satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (41.3 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (293.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Howard, OH (2.1 miles ), Mount Vernon, OH (2.1 miles ), Apple Valley, OH (2.2 miles ), Martinsburg, OH (2.8 miles) , Danville, OH (2.9 miles ), Bladensburg, OH (2.9 miles) , Utica, OH (3.2 miles ), Fredericktown, OH (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $126,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $324,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $227,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $112,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $281,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $285,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $198,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.38 N, Longitude: 82.40 W

Area code: 740

Gambier household income distribution Gambier home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -201 (-9.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (46%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Educational services (58%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Gambier, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gambier-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the Gambier village center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1981, a category F3 tornado 26.7 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 56 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gambier-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 129.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 106.6 miles away from Gambier 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 171.5 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 104.5 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 322.0 miles away from Gambier center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 173.7 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 Knox County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gambier topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gambier:

  • KNOX COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • KNOX COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • COUNTRY COURT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • COUNTRY CLUB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • COUNTRY CLUB RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • MT VERNON DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)
  • LAURELS OF MT VERNON THE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, OH)

College/University in Gambier:

  • Kenyon College (Full-time enrollment: 1,830; Location: Kenyon College; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.kenyon.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gambier:

  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 22 miles; Newark, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,995)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 22 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • Denison University (about 23 miles; Granville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,268)
  • Otterbein University (about 34 miles; Westerville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,933)
  • Ashland University (about 34 miles; Ashland, OH; FT enrollment: 5,151)
  • Zane State College (about 35 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • The College of Wooster (about 39 miles; Wooster, OH; FT enrollment: 2,112)

Public elementary/middle school in Gambier:

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Notable locations in Gambier: College Township Fire Department Station 1 (A), Gambier Town Hall (B), Wing Center (C), Wertheimer Fieldhouse (D), Weaver Cottage (E), Watson Hall (F), Walton House (G), Tomsich Hall (H), Timberlake House (I), Sunset Cottage (J), Storer Hall (K), Stephens Hall (L), Snowden Multicultural Center (M), Shaffer Speech Building (N), Seitz House (O), Samuel Mather Hall (P), Rosse Hall (Q), Ransom Hall (R), Peirce Hall (S), Palme House (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gambier include: Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit (A), Epworth Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Kenyon Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gambier include: McBride Field (1), Baars Tennis Courts (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 71.2. This is about average.

City:

71.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.7%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  36.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
1,570 people in college/university student housing in 2010
1,308 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Gambier (2011 data):

  • The Peoples Bank: at 103 East Wiggin Street, branch established on 1920/06/01. Info updated 2009/06/25: Bank assets: $49.0 mil, Deposits: $43.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancshares Of Gambier Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gambier village (based on Knox County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,14376
Mainline Protestant6,26039
Catholic3,2502
Other3892
Black Protestant1231
None37,756-
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: 12
Knox County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Knox County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Knox County:

28.6%
Ohio:

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

11.7%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Gambier:

59.5%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

69.8%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.0
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

10.0%
Ohio:

21.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gambier:

6.7
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

21.2%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

74.5%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.8%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gambier, OH Residents
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 2$9,327$55,9620$0
Other Government Administration 8$11,334$17,0010$0
Streets and Highways 3$19,980$79,9200$0
Sewerage 1$8,846$106,1521$1,769
Totals for Government 14$49,487$42,4171$1,769

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $306,000 ($123.74)
    Financial Administration: $158,000 ($63.89)
    Sewerage: $117,000 ($47.31)
    Police Protection: $101,000 ($40.84)
    Regular Highways: $19,000 ($7.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.62)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($1.21)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.81)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $176,000 ($71.17)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $253,000 ($102.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($16.98)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $316,000 ($127.78)
    All Other: $4,000 ($1.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($13.75)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $281,000 ($113.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $92,000 ($37.20)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $462,000 ($186.82)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $723,000 ($292.36)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,929,000 ($1184.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,772,000 ($1120.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $687,000 ($277.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $157,000 ($63.49)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($14.56)

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

  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $134,000 ($54.19)

4.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,921 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
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 Franklin County, OH  0.84% ($32,120 average AGI)
from Licking County, OH  0.55% ($29,512)
from Richland County, OH  0.30% ($29,925)


4.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,067 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
Ohio average:

5.14%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($242 average AGI)
Knox County:

0.06%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, OH  0.75% ($30,097 average AGI)
to Licking County, OH  0.66% ($31,869)
to Delaware County, OH  0.33% ($44,847)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gambier:

  • WMVO (1300 AM; 0 kW; MOUNT VERNON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gambier:

  • WKCO (91.9 FM; GAMBIER, OH; Owner: KENYON COLLEGE)
  • WQIO (93.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWBK (98.3 FM; FREDERICKTOWN, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNZR (90.9 FM; MOUNT VERNON, OH; Owner: MT. VERNON NAZARENE COLLEGE)
  • WSMZ (103.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, OH; Owner: STOP 26- RIVERBEND, INC.)
  • WOSV (91.7 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVNO-FM (106.1 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: JOHNNY APPLESEED BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCLT-FM (100.3 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: WCLT RADIO, INC.)
  • WBZW (107.7 FM; LOUDONVILLE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOSE (91.1 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNKO (101.7 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: RUNNYMEDE, INC.)
  • WJIC (91.7 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gambier:

  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W32AR (Channel 32; LEXINGTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOHZ-LP (Channel 57; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION, INC.)

Gambier fatal accident list:

Sep 3, 1982 01:55 PM, 229, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 450Total average daily traffic
  • 625Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Jennifer Flynn, 20373 New Gambier Road (Lat: 40.390611 Lon: -82.382472), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 6783394277, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, ONE VERIZON PLACE (MC: GA3B1REG)
  • Jennifer Flynn, 20373 New Gambier Road (Lat: 40.390611 Lon: -82.382472), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 6783394277, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, ONE VERIZON PLACE (MC: GA3B1REG)
  • Jerri L Janjua, 20373 New Gambier Road (Lat: 40.390611 Lon: -82.382472), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Regulatory Manager, 20373 New Gambier Road (Lat: 40.390611 Lon: -82.382472), Type: 93.2, Structure height: 39083 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Gina Cacciatore, 20373 New Gambier Road (Lat: 40.390611 Lon: -82.382472), Type: 93.2, Structure height: 39083 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 -Mcgasa5reg

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.378667 Lon: -82.395722, Call Sign: KWW912
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.787 MHz, 457.337 MHz, 466.487 MHz, 466.412 MHz, 468.887 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2015, Expiration Date: 02/22/2025, Certifier: Robert D HooperRegistrant: Electrocomm Columbus Corp, 2967 Switzer Ave., Columbus, OH 43219, Phone: (614) 257-0544, Fax: (614) 257-0486, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gambier)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 44761 , Serial Number: 28-7515025, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Glen F Day, 17538 Glen Road, Gambier, OH 43022
  • Aircraft: BELL 47G-3B-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7863S , Serial Number: 6630
    Registrant (Corporation): Sierra Aeronautics LLC, Po Box 593, Gambier, OH 43022
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7FC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8930R , Serial Number: 7FC380
    Registrant (Corporation): Sierra Aeronautics LLC, Po Box 593, Gambier, OH 43022

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

GAMBIER VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 2,391, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
KENYON COLLEGE BROWN FAMILY ENVIRONMENTA (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-24-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gambier that have no violations reported:

  • TOMAHAWK GOLF COURSE (Population served: 79, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Gambier

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gambier, OH
Most common first names in Gambier, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1783.0 years
James1572.8 years
Charles1481.7 years
John1372.1 years
Paul1070.5 years
Robert1073.1 years
Helen885.0 years
William872.4 years
George780.4 years
Dorothy677.5 years
Most common last names in Gambier, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1174.3 years
Horn876.6 years
Laymon876.5 years
Fawcett780.7 years
Wolfe785.0 years
White775.1 years
Ransom785.4 years
Clark670.7 years
Burch583.0 years
Hall583.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Gambier compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Gambier on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ireland (population 500+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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