Hamden, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 871 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 403  (46.3%)
Females: 468  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  35.5 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 45634.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,172 (it was $27,625 in 2000)
Hamden:

$26,172
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,797 (it was $13,242 in 2000)

Hamden village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $61,462 (it was $50,200 in 2000)
Hamden:

$61,462
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $60,564; Detached houses: $65,484; Mobile homes: $43,414

Median gross rent in 2012: $636.

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Hamden races chart
  • White alone - 867 (98.6%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 4 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Hamden: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.0%), Irish (13.6%), United States (10.2%), English (7.8%), Scottish (4.9%), French (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 1,528 people per square mile   (low).

Hamden,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Hamden:

  • High school or higher: 72.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hamden village:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 13.3%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Hamden, Ohio as of July 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hamden to the number of sex offenders is 108 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $548 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $633 (1.1%)

Hamden satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (52.0 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (62.5 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (328.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wellston, OH (1.7 miles ), Coalton, OH (2.4 miles ), McArthur, OH (2.5 miles ), Jackson, OH (3.1 miles ), Zaleski, OH (3.3 miles ), Wilkesville, OH (3.5 miles) , Richmond Dale, OH (4.0 miles ), Vinton, OH (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 39.16 N, Longitude: 82.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

Hamden household income distribution Hamden home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.7%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-0.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Construction (29%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Public administration (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)

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

Average climate in Hamden, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hamden, Ohio average temperatures Hamden, Ohio average precipitation Hamden, Ohio humidity Hamden, Ohio wind speed Hamden, Ohio snowfall Hamden, Ohio sunshine Hamden, Ohio clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hamden-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Hamden village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hamden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 101.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 196.4 miles away from Hamden center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 101.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 183.5 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 293.1 miles away from Hamden center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 136.6 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 Vinton County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hamden topographic map

Birthplace of: Jerry Harrington - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hamden:

  • HUSTON NURSING HOME INC (38500 STATE ROUTE 160)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hamden:

  • EDGEWOOD MANOR OF WELLSTON (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WELLSTON, OH)
  • MAPLE HEIGHTS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WELLSTON, OH)
  • ASSURITY HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WELLSTON, OH)
  • JENKINS MEMORIAL HEALTH FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WELLSTON, OH)
  • FOUR WINDS NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; JACKSON, OH)
  • VINTON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MCARTHUR, OH)
  • MAPLE HILLS SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MCARTHUR, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hamden:

  • Hocking College (about 26 miles; Nelsonville, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,146)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 26 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Ohio Christian University (about 38 miles; Circleville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Shawnee State University (about 40 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 49 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Marshall University (about 52 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 55 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)

Public elementary/middle school in Hamden:

Private elementary/middle school in Hamden:

  • TRUTH CHRISTIAN (Students: 9; Location: 38050 ST RT 683; Grades: 1 - 11)
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Notable location: Hamden Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Vinton 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 2011 was 68.1. This is about average.

City:

68.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.439. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.439
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 3.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.41
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.34
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

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

HAMDEN VILLAGE PWS (Population served: 970, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2006)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.9%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.8%
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: 1.2% of all households

Hamden compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • 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 Hamden village (based on Vinton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 17.22%
Here: 17.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Southern Baptist ConventionNational Association of Free Will BaptistsCatholic Church
Adherents23.0%19.4%12.5%10.6%8.8%
Congregations32.3%9.7%3.2%9.7%3.2%
NameChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristOther
Adherents8.2%4.8%3.1%2.7%7.0%
Congregations9.7%3.2%6.5%6.5%16.1%
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: 3
Vinton County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Vinton County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Vinton County:

5.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Vinton County:

30.1%
Ohio:

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

15.8%
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 0$0 1$1,150
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,330
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,880
Totals for Government 0$0 10$4,360

5.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
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 Jackson County, OH  1.68% ($27,230 average AGI)
from Ross County, OH  0.55% ($27,625)
from Athens County, OH  0.48% ($31,857)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,104 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Jackson County, OH  1.91% ($25,429 average AGI)
to Ross County, OH  0.75% ($32,152)
to Franklin County, OH  0.54% ($30,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hamden:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYPC (1330 AM; 1 kW; WELLSTON, OH; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WMPO (1390 AM; 5 kW; MIDDLEPORT-POMEROY, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNXT (1260 AM; 5 kW; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXIC (660 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WAVERLY, OH; Owner: CRYSTAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hamden:

  • WYRO (98.7 FM; MCARTHUR, OH; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKOV-FM (96.7 FM; WELLSTON, OH; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCJO (97.7 FM; JACKSON, OH; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOUH-FM (91.9 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOUB-FM (91.3 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WKKJ (94.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXIZ (100.9 FM; WAVERLY, OH; Owner: CRYSTAL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFCB (93.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHOK-FM (95.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRYV (101.5 FM; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • W214BI (90.7 FM; PIKETON, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJKW (95.9 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WXZQ (100.1 FM; PIKETON, OH; Owner: DBA PIKETON COMMUNICATIONS)
  • W211BT (90.1 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WYVK (92.1 FM; MIDDLEPORT, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WAJB-LP (92.5 FM; WELLSTON, OH; Owner: THE CALVARY CONNECTION INDEPENDENT HOLINESS CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Hamden:

  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WWHO (Channel 53; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WPBO (Channel 42; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHCP (Channel 30; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TELEVISION PROPERTIES, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Gail Crider, 35503 Vinton Station Rd (Lat: 39.209778 Lon: -82.474833), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 35503 Vinton Station Rd (Lat: 39.209778 Lon: -82.474833), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 35503 Vinton Station Rd (Dundas) (Lat: 39.209778 Lon: -82.474833), Type: 90.5, Overall height: 89 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 35503 Vinton Station Rd (Dundas) (Lat: 39.209778 Lon: -82.474833), Type: 90.5, Overall height: 89 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 MCGASA5REG

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Linden St. And Church St. (Lat: 39.157056 Lon: -82.528944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 54 m, Overall height: 57 m, Call Sign: WPMD723
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2005, Expiration Date: 10/10/2015, Certifier: Donald Peters
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • VINTON BPS 2, Vinton Bps 2 - 36043 Sr 683 (Lat: 39.211111 Lon: -82.554444), Type: Upole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQNF627
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/21/2011, Expiration Date: 01/21/2021, Certifier: Ken Piper
    Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hamden)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Hamden

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hamden, OH
Most common first names in Hamden, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2173.7 years
William2073.9 years
John1876.5 years
Mary1881.3 years
Charles1672.6 years
Clarence976.6 years
Hazel981.6 years
Robert871.0 years
George870.4 years
Harold879.1 years
Most common last names in Hamden, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Eberts1276.3 years
Ousley1161.7 years
Harper1073.3 years
Wiseman971.2 years
Leach973.6 years
Cottrill876.1 years
Napper878.1 years
Newman783.9 years
Frazee781.0 years
Ward757.1 years
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