Huron, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 6,923 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.0%
 
Males: 3,246  (46.9%)
Females: 3,677  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

45.4 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 44839.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $67,227 (it was $52,289 in 2000)
Huron:

$67,227
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $37,829 (it was $24,942 in 2000)

Huron city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $182,548 (it was $128,900 in 2000)
Huron:

$182,548
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $164,918; detached houses: $166,917; townhouses or other attached units: $150,394; in 2-unit structures: $95,748; in 3-to-4-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $270,093; mobile homes: $19,853

Median gross rent in 2017: $753.

March 2019 cost of living index in Huron: 92.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.8%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Huron, OH (2010)
    • 6,77794.8%White alone
    • 1622.3%Hispanic
    • 901.3%Two or more races
    • 670.9%Black alone
    • 390.5%Asian alone
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Huron, Ohio as of June 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Huron is 705 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Huron by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(13.0)
2
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(41.0)
2
(27.5)
1
(14.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(14.4)
1
(14.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(13.0)
1
(13.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.7)
7
(96.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(41.0)
20
(274.5)
2
(28.0)
14
(196.7)
2
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(415.9)
19
(250.3)
16
(216.4)
18
(246.2)
23
(315.7)
3
(41.9)
49
(688.4)
24
(345.3)
6
(87.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
133
(1,728)
136
(1,792)
134
(1,812)
124
(1,696)
94
(1,290)
40
(559.1)
132
(1,854)
92
(1,324)
62
(899.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(26.0)
9
(118.6)
3
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
5
(68.6)
2
(28.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)117.2123.790.9130.2184.944.3174.198.753.7

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City-data.com crime index in Huron, OH

Crime rate in Huron detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Ohio average:

2.00
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Ancestries: German (34.5%), Irish (12.1%), American (9.9%), Italian (9.6%), English (8.5%), Polish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1960

Elevation: 580 feet

Land area: 4.89 square miles.

Population density: 1,417 people per square mile   (low).

Huron, Ohio map

88 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,289 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,075 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lorain, OH (20.8 miles , pop. 68,652).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cleveland, OH (46.8 miles , pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (266.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fairview Lanes, OH (2.2 miles ),
Beulah Beach, OH (2.5 miles),
Berlin Heights, OH (2.5 miles ),
Sandusky South, OH (2.5 miles ),
Milan, OH (2.8 miles ),
Sandusky, OH (2.9 miles ),
Collins, OH (3.2 miles ),
Norwalk, OH (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.40 N, Longitude: 82.56 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -349 (-5.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 748 (22.2%)

Area code: 419

Distribution of median household income in Huron, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Huron, OH in 2017
Huron satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $229,700
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $285,700
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $430,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $344,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $186,700
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $233,400
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $356,400
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $305,000
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $314,700
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $211,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Huron, OH residents
Average permit cost in Huron, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in Huron, OH
Historical housing units in Huron, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +739 (+10.2%).
Most common industries in Huron, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (10.9%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.6%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.0%)
  • Health care (3.7%)
  • Utilities (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.6%)
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.2%)
  • Public administration (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Huron, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.1%)

Average climate in Huron, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Huron, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.3. This is better than average.

City:

60.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.16. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.16
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.02. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.02
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Huron-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Huron city center killed 18 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/10/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $13 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Huron-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 85% 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 112.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from Huron 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 232.8 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 111.6 miles away from Huron center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from Huron 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 348.1 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 Erie County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Huron topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Huron:

  • ADMIRAL'S POINTE NURSING AND REHABILITATION (1920 CLEVELAND RD W)
  • ERIE CO CARE FACILITY (3916 PERKINS AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Huron:

  • PARKVUE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SANDUSKY, OH)
  • OHIO VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SANDUSKY, OH)
  • CLASSIC NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SANDUSKY, OH)
  • CONCORD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SANDUSKY, OH)
  • STEIN HOSPICE SERVICES, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SANDUSKY, OH)
  • BRIARFIELD OF MILAN (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MILAN, OH)
  • FIRELANDS REG MED CTR-SOUTH CAMPUS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SANDUSKY, OH)

Airports and heliports located in Huron:

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Amtrak station near Huron:

  • 9 miles: SANDUSKY (DEPOT ST. & HAYES AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

College/University in Huron:

  • Bowling Green State University-Firelands (Full-time enrollment: 1,681; Location: One University Drive; Public; Website: www.firelands.bgsu.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Huron:

  • Oberlin College (about 20 miles; Oberlin, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,795)
  • Lorain County Community College (about 26 miles; Elyria, OH; FT enrollment: 7,690)
  • Terra State Community College (about 31 miles; Fremont, OH; FT enrollment: 2,119)
  • Baldwin Wallace University (about 38 miles; Berea, OH; FT enrollment: 3,699)
  • Tiffin University (about 38 miles; Tiffin, OH; FT enrollment: 4,927)
  • Ashland University (about 40 miles; Ashland, OH; FT enrollment: 5,151)
  • Cleveland State University (about 47 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 14,161)

Public high school in Huron:

Public elementary/middle schools in Huron:

Private elementary/middle schools in Huron:

  • ST PETER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 183, Location: 429 HURON ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • FIRELANDS MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Students: 104, Location: 329 OHIO ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Huron

Library in Huron:

  • HURON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $724,577; Location: 333 WILLIAMS ST.; 56,506 books; 18,801 e-books; 12,011 audio materials; 3,682 video materials; 266 state licensed databases; 40 other licensed databases; 232 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Huron: Sawmill Industrial park (A), Huron Lagoons Marina (B), Huron Yacht Club (C), Harbor Yacht Club (D), Harbor Marina Park (E), Enderle Berry Farm (F), Lake Park (G), Huron Division of Fire (H), Huron Public Library (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Huron Plaza Shopping Center (1), Commerce Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Huron include: Christ Episcopal Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Saint Peter Catholic Church (D), The Chapel in Huron (E), Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: McMillan Cemetery (1), Huron Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mud Brook (A), Sawmill Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Huron include: Lake Park (1), Fabens Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Main Street Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Eyeseeker Fishing Charters (Arcades & Amusements; 348 Jeanie Drive).

Hotels: Clarion Inn (Po Box 493), Gull Motel (45 Cleveland Road East), Comfort Inn Cedar Point (2119 West Cleveland Road), Comfort Inn Milan Sandusky (11020 USRoute 250 South).

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

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

ERIE CO HURON WEST DISTRICT (Population served: 336, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-31-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-26-2010)
ERIE CO VERMILION W DISTRICT (Population served: 88, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-19-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-19-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-28-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-28-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2008)
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.7%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
64 people in nursing homes in 2000
21 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children in 2000

Banks with branches in Huron (2011 data):

  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Lorain: Huron Branch at 107 Liberty Drive, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $488.2 mil, Deposits: $383.5 mil, headquarters in Lorain, OH, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • The Citizens Banking Company: Huron Branch at 410 East Cleveland Road, branch established on 1999/09/01. Info updated 2008/01/02: Bank assets: $1,108.0 mil, Deposits: $909.0 mil, headquarters in Sandusky, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Banc Corp
  • KeyBank National Association: Huron Branch at 601 Cleveland Road West, branch established on 1966/12/02. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: The Firelands Branch at 357 Main Street, branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Huron:

Marital status in Huron, OH
  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

For population 25 years and over in Huron:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Huron
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Huron:

(Huron, Ohio Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Huron, OH (based on Erie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,7347
Mainline Protestant10,95133
Evangelical Protestant9,83648
Black Protestant1,5298
Other8526
Orthodox201
None34,157-
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
Erie County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Erie County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Erie County:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 89
Here:

11.53 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

11.9%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Erie County:

30.6%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Erie County:

12.1%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.0%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.1%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Huron:

28.2
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Huron:

21.2%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Huron:

8.1%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Huron:

7.0
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

61.1%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Huron:

79.5%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Huron, 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
Police Protection - Officers 14$64,835$55,5738$8,288
Firefighters 12$61,434$61,43419$6,503
Water Supply 8$38,174$57,2612$1,949
Streets and Highways 5$20,041$48,0980$0
Judicial and Legal 5$19,736$47,3664$1,105
Parks and Recreation 3$11,444$45,7763$2,385
Other Government Administration 2$12,077$72,4620$0
Financial Administration 2$9,775$58,6500$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 51$237,516$55,88636$20,230

Huron government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,632,000 ($235.74)
    Water Utilities: $1,606,000 ($231.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,435,000 ($207.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $687,000 ($99.23)
    Regular Highways: $646,000 ($93.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $547,000 ($79.01)
    General - Other: $452,000 ($65.29)
    Central Staff Services: $427,000 ($61.68)
    Financial Administration: $323,000 ($46.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $292,000 ($42.18)
    Electric Utilities: $111,000 ($16.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($8.81)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $168,000 ($24.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,737,000 ($250.90)
    Water Utilities: $477,000 ($68.90)
    Electric Utilities: $11,000 ($1.59)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $651,000 ($94.03)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $145,000 ($20.94)

Huron government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,802,000 ($260.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $408,000 ($58.93)
    General Revenue - Other: $238,000 ($34.38)
    Special Assessments: $25,000 ($3.61)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($1.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,423,000 ($349.99)
    Electric Utilities: $129,000 ($18.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,157,000 ($311.57)
    General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($2.89)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $2,827,000 ($408.35)
    Property: $816,000 ($117.87)
    Other License: $149,000 ($21.52)

Huron government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,715,000 ($536.62)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,590,000 ($518.56)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,180,000 ($459.34)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,055,000 ($441.28)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $161,000 ($23.26)
    End of Fiscal Year: $161,000 ($23.26)

Huron government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,387,000 ($633.68)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,000 ($7.66)

5.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,176 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
Ohio average:

5.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lorain County, OH  1.06% ($48,516 average AGI)
from Huron County, OH  0.84% ($35,596)
from Cuyahoga County, OH  0.37% ($55,033)


5.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Ohio average:

5.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Huron County, OH  0.97% ($37,057 average AGI)
to Lorain County, OH  0.97% ($39,044)
to Sandusky County, OH  0.42% ($37,626)
Businesses in Huron, OH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Ford1
Arby's1H&R Block1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Comfort Inn1Motel 61
Curves1U-Haul1
Dairy Queen1UPS1
Domino's Pizza1Wendy's1
FedEx1

Strongest AM radio stations in Huron:

  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLEC (1450 AM; 1 kW; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WJTB (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH; Owner: TAYLOR BROADCASTING CO)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLKR (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NORWALK, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Huron:

  • WKFM (96.1 FM; HURON, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGGN (97.7 FM; CASTALIA, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WNZN (89.1 FM; LORAIN, OH; Owner: THE SPANISH CULTURAL NETWORK)
  • WLKR-FM (95.3 FM; NORWALK, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXKR (94.5 FM; PORT CLINTON, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCPZ (102.7 FM; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W202AW (88.3 FM; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFRO-FM (99.1 FM; FREMONT, OH; Owner: BAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCLV (104.9 FM; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RADIO SEAWAY, INC.)
  • WNWV (107.3 FM; ELYRIA, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMJI (105.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNRR (92.1 FM; BELLEVUE, OH; Owner: BELLEVUE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WQAL (104.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMVX (106.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMJK (100.9 FM; CLYDE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Huron:

  • WGGN-TV (Channel 52; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • W41AP (Channel 41; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: REGISTER TV NEWS)
  • WOIO (Channel 19; SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBNX-TV (Channel 55; AKRON, OH; Owner: WINSTON BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQHS-TV (Channel 61; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: UNIVISION CLEVELAND LLC)
Huron fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Huron fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 1,112ft / 339mTotal length
  • $290,000Total costs
  • 348,295Total average daily traffic
  • 41,521Total average daily truck traffic
  • 392,576Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Huron, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 221980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Huron, OH
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Huron)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Huron, OH)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Huron)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Huron)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$132,68430$132,569104$139,4438$23,1251$2,256,99014$117,571
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$105,8908$115,2433$23,3400$02$53,725
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$121,4253$236,45728$144,9676$21,7150$03$125,340
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$71,6301$27,48021$175,4290$00$03$80,470
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$125,6100$012$121,5411$49,0600$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0404.00 , 0405.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$141,4622$126,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$198,2100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$125,6100$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0404.00 , 0405.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Huron, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Huron, OH - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 32. The highest number of fires - 44 took place in 2006, and the least - 17 in 2018. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Huron, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.9%), and Outside Fires (39.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Huron, OH
    • 24143.9%Structure Fires
    • 21539.2%Outside Fires
    • 9216.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Huron, OH
Most common first names in Huron, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8975.6 years
Robert7972.1 years
Mary7980.3 years
William7375.3 years
Helen6085.2 years
James5272.5 years
Ruth4782.6 years
George4776.2 years
Edward4477.6 years
Charles4478.0 years
Most common last names in Huron, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4278.8 years
Taylor1578.3 years
Miller1385.1 years
Thomas1374.8 years
Jenkins1280.8 years
Hoffman1283.0 years
Davis1178.5 years
Klein1176.6 years
Hahn1179.2 years
Ward1180.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Huron, OH
  • 79.6%Utility gas
  • 18.6%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Huron, OH
  • 60.6%Utility gas
  • 32.8%Electricity
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Huron compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Huron on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children (population 1,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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