Gilboa, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 188 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.6%
 
Males: 87  (46.6%)
Females: 101  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  31.5 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip code: 45875

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,413 (it was $29,844 in 2000)
Gilboa:

$38,413
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,177 (it was $15,535 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,675 (it was $53,300 in 2000)
Gilboa:

$67,675
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $103,214; Detached houses: $103,254

Median gross rent in 2013: $516.

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  • Races in Gilboa, OH (2010)

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    • 16489.1%White alone
    • 179.2%Hispanic
    • 21.1%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Gilboa: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.3%), Dutch (20.2%), Swiss (10.9%), United States (8.4%), Irish (7.6%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 750 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 1,260 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Gilboa:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gilboa village:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 60.4%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

7 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 0.9% Latin America).

This village:

3.0%
Ohio:

4.1%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Gilboa, Ohio as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Gilboa to the number of sex offenders is 182 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,103 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,111 (1.7%)

Gilboa satellite photo by USGS

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

Gilboa household income distribution Gilboa home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.46
Ohio average:

1.99
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -45 (-20.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (55%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (2%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Average climate in Gilboa, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gilboa-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 45% 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 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 186.2 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 40.7 miles away from Gilboa center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 149.0 miles away from the city 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 194.5 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 275.6 miles away from Gilboa center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 259.4 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 Putnam County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gilboa topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gilboa:

  • MEADOWS OF LEIPSIC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LEIPSIC, OH)
  • PUTNAM COUNTY HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; OTTAWA, OH)
  • MEADOWS OF OTTAWA-GLANDORF (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OTTAWA, OH)
  • MENNONITE MEMORIAL HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BLUFFTON, OH)
  • BLUFFTON HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BLUFFTON, OH)
  • RICHLAND MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BLUFFTON, OH)
  • OAK GROVE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DESHLER, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gilboa:

  • The University of Findlay (about 15 miles; Findlay, OH; Full-time enrollment: 3,649)
  • Ohio Northern University (about 19 miles; Ada, OH; FT enrollment: 2,474)
  • James A Rhodes State College (about 21 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • University of Northwestern Ohio (about 22 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 4,231)
  • Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (about 29 miles; Bowling Green, OH; FT enrollment: 16,357)
  • Northwest State Community College (about 37 miles; Archbold, OH; FT enrollment: 2,406)
  • Tiffin University (about 40 miles; Tiffin, OH; FT enrollment: 4,927)

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Church in Gilboa: Gilboa United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Gilboa: Gilboa Main Street Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 76.5. This is about average.

City:

76.5
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.09
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 38.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.4%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 47.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 87.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

Gilboa compared to Ohio state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Utility gas (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gilboa village (based on Putnam County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic20,79411
Evangelical Protestant3,66122
Mainline Protestant2,63116
None7,413-
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: 8
Putnam County:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Putnam County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Putnam County:

3.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

29.9%
Ohio:

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

12.6%
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

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

  • Construction - General: $1,000 ($5.32)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $13,000 ($69.15)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($37.23)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($31.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($21.28)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($21.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $16,000 ($85.11)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $40,000 ($212.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($47.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $11,000 ($58.51)
    Highways: $5,000 ($26.60)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($21.28)
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,000 ($15.96)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $165,000 ($877.66)

3.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,813 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.31%
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 Allen County, OH  0.65% ($32,484 average AGI)
from Hancock County, OH  0.36% ($37,940)
from Paulding County, OH  0.19% ($33,889)


4.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,018 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.21%
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 Allen County, OH  0.69% ($29,184 average AGI)
to Hancock County, OH  0.52% ($31,284)
to Franklin County, OH  0.31% ($28,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gilboa:

  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFIN (1330 AM; 1 kW; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: BLANCHARD RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gilboa:

  • WBUK (106.3 FM; OTTAWA, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W205AT (88.9 FM; HAMLER, OH; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WLWD (93.9 FM; COLUMBUS GROVE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIMT (102.1 FM; LIMA, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKXA-FM (100.5 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: BLANCHARD RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMLX (103.3 FM; ST. MARYS, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WONB (94.9 FM; ADA, OH; Owner: OHIO NORTHERN UNIVERSITY)
  • WBIE (91.5 FM; DELPHOS, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WZRX-FM (107.5 FM; FORT SHAWNEE, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPFX-FM (107.7 FM; NORTH BALTIMORE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W254CD (98.7 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN B/CASTERS, INC.)
  • WGLE (90.7 FM; LIMA, OH; Owner: PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WTGN (97.7 FM; LIMA, OH; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)
  • WFGF (93.1 FM; LIMA, OH; Owner: FOREVER OF OHIO, LLC)
  • W231AJ (94.1 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: CLYDE EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUND)
  • WUZZ-FM (104.9 FM; LIMA, OH; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNDH (103.1 FM; NAPOLEON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBVI (96.7 FM; FOSTORIA, OH; Owner: TCB HOLDINGS, INC./ C/O ROPPE CORPOR)

TV broadcast stations around Gilboa:

  • WBGU-TV (Channel 27; BOWLING GREEN, OH; Owner: BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLQP-LP (Channel 18; LIMA, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • W09CG (Channel 9; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WTLW (Channel 44; LIMA, OH; Owner: AMERICAN CHRISTIAN TELEVISION SERVICES, INC.)
  • WLMO-LP (Channel 65; LIMA, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WOHL-CA (Channel 25; LIMA, OH; Owner: TV-67, INC.)
  • WLIO (Channel 35; LIMA, OH; Owner: LIMA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFND-LP (Channel 22; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • W61CZ (Channel 61; LIMA, OH; Owner: YONEIDE S. DINZEY)
  • W55CH (Channel 55; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

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
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 380Total average daily traffic
  • 19Total average daily truck traffic
  • 527Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 41.021778 Lon: -83.921389, Call Sign: WQKW820
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.697 MHz, 159.967 MHz, 160.042 MHz, 160.147 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2009, Expiration Date: 10/13/2019, Certifier: Jerry Haselman
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Businesses in Gilboa, OH

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
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