For population 25 years and over in Gilboa:
For population 15 years and over in Gilboa village:
7 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $588 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toledo, OH (48.3 miles , pop. 313,619).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (203.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pandora, OH (2.3 miles ), Ottawa, OH (2.5 miles ), Leipsic, OH (2.6 miles ), Benton Ridge, OH (2.6 miles ), West Leipsic, OH (2.7 miles ), Mount Cory, OH (2.8 miles ), Rawson, OH (2.9 miles ), Glandorf, OH (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 41.02 N, Longitude: 83.92 W
Area code: 419
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -45 (-20.9%).
Average climate in Gilboa, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gilboa-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Gilboa village center killed 17 people and injured 379 people.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 17.4 miles away from the village center killed 13 people and injured 104 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gilboa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 90% 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 40.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.2 miles away from Gilboa center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gilboa:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gilboa:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.62. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.1%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 45.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 85.7% 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)
Gilboa compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Gilboa village (based on Putnam County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.74%
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): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gilboa government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Gilboa government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Gilboa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
3.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,734 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.57% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,157 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 Gilboa:
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Gilboa fatal accident list:
Mar 8, 1998 07:12 PM, Cr-224, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 380
Total average daily truck traffic: 19
Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic: 527
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Gilboa, OH