For population 25 years and over in Gettysburg:
For population 15 years and over in Gettysburg village:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $835 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dayton, OH (28.9 miles , pop. 166,179).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cincinnati, OH (67.6 miles , pop. 331,285).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (204.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Bradford, OH (1.9 miles ), Greenville, OH (2.7 miles ), Covington, OH (2.7 miles ), Versailles, OH (2.8 miles ), Pitsburg, OH (3.0 miles ), Pleasant Hill, OH (3.0 miles ), Arcanum, OH (3.0 miles ), Laura, OH (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 84.49 W
Area code: 937
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+3.5%).
Work and jobs in Gettysburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gettysburg, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gettysburg-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Gettysburg village center killed 3 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.9 miles away from the village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gettysburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/2004 at 13:05:19, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 MW, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from Gettysburg center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Darke County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gettysburg:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gettysburg:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gettysburg and their reported violations in the past:GETTYSBURG VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 550, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gettysburg that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.8%
(17.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Gettysburg compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Gettysburg (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Gettysburg (based on Darke County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gettysburg government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,172 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,671 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Gettysburg:
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TV broadcast stations around Gettysburg:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: