Jacksonville, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 476 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.5%
 
Males: 221  (46.6%)
Females: 255  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 45740.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,465 (it was $24,018 in 2000)
Jacksonville:

$42,465
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,147 (it was $13,900 in 2000)

Jacksonville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $62,607 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Jacksonville:

$62,607
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $63,792; Detached houses: $68,454; Mobile homes: $42,262

Median gross rent in 2012: $800.

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Jacksonville races chart
  • White alone - 466 (96.9%)
  • Two or more races - 12 (2.5%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Jacksonville: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (23.7%), Irish (17.5%), German (11.5%), Dutch (8.9%), English (5.1%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 1,853 people per square mile   (low).

Jacksonville,OH real estate house value index trend

Jacksonville, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Jacksonville:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jacksonville village:

  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.2%
Ohio:  3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,157 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $650 (1.2%)

Jacksonville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (60.1 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (336.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Trimble, OH (0.8 miles ), Glouster, OH (1.4 miles ), Millfield, OH (1.8 miles ), Murray City, OH (2.3 miles ), Buchtel, OH (2.3 miles ), Chauncey, OH (2.4 miles ), The Plains, OH (2.8 miles ), Nelsonville, OH (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.48 N, Longitude: 82.08 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

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

6.8%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Financial managers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)

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

Average climate in Jacksonville, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jacksonville-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 45.8 miles away from the Jacksonville village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.5 miles away from the village center injured 8 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jacksonville-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 133.4 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 165.2 miles away from Jacksonville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 154.8 miles away from the city 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 133.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 141.8 miles away from Jacksonville 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 320.1 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 Athens County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jacksonville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jacksonville:

  • BCS/HARTMAN ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; THE PLAINS, OH)
  • HICKORY CREEK OF ATHENS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; THE PLAINS, OH)
  • RIVERS EDGE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • FMC - EAST STATE STREET (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • ECHOING MEADOWS RESIDENTIAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • O'BLENESS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; ATHENS, OH)
  • ATHENS CAMPUS (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jacksonville:

  • Hocking College (about 8 miles; Nelsonville, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,146)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 11 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Zane State College (about 34 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 36 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Muskingum University (about 41 miles; New Concord, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Ohio Christian University (about 45 miles; Circleville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 46 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)

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Notable location: Jacksonville Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Athens 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 33.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.439. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 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 11.8 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 11.0 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 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.72
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.4%
(28.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Jacksonville compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (24%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jacksonville village (based on Athens County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.38%
Here: 22.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ The Wesleyan ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents19.9%14.0%13.8%11.4%5.4%
Congregations28.9%4.4%10.0%10.0%5.6%
NameGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents5.1%4.5%4.0%3.8%18.1%
Congregations3.3%7.8%1.1%2.2%26.7%
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: 13
Athens County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Athens County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Athens County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

5.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Athens County:

29.4%
Ohio:

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

13.9%
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$1,168
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$701
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$803
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$4,087
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$3,541
Water Supply 0$0 1$292
Totals for Government 0$0 13$10,592

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($126.05)
    Financial Administration: $28,000 ($58.82)
    Fire Protection: $24,000 ($50.42)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($27.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($10.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $50,000 ($105.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($42.02)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($31.51)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $11,000 ($23.11)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($12.61)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $93,000 ($195.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $69,000 ($144.96)
    General Support: $19,000 ($39.92)
  • Tax - Property: $28,000 ($58.82)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.10)

Jacksonville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $263,000 ($552.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $259,000 ($544.12)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($8.40)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $127,000 ($266.81)

7.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
Ohio average:

4.72%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($254 average AGI)
Athens County:

0.08%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, OH  0.72% ($26,785 average AGI)
from Meigs County, OH  0.38% ($24,362)
from Washington County, OH  0.37% ($31,424)


8.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,811 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.71%
Ohio average:

5.14%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($258 average AGI)
Athens County:

0.13%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, OH  0.98% ($32,933 average AGI)
to Hocking County, OH  0.44% ($21,613)
to Washington County, OH  0.37% ($27,221)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jacksonville:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAIS (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUCHTEL, OH; Owner: NELSONVILLE TV CABLE, INC.)
  • WATH (970 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, OH)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOUB (1340 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WMPO (1390 AM; 5 kW; MIDDLEPORT-POMEROY, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jacksonville:

  • W211BT (90.1 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WSEO (107.7 FM; NELSONVILLE, OH; Owner: NELSONVILLE TV CABLE, INC.)
  • WOUB-FM (91.3 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WXTQ (105.5 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: WATH, INC.)
  • WJAW-FM (100.9 FM; MCCONNELSVILLE, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO INC. D/B/A WJAW RADIO)
  • WWJM (106.3 FM; NEW LEXINGTON, OH; Owner: PERRY COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCVZ (92.7 FM; SOUTH ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN VOICE OF CENTRAL OHIO, INC)
  • WJKW (95.9 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WHOK-FM (95.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGGE (99.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WRVB (102.1 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBR-FM (103.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WYBZ (107.3 FM; CROOKSVILLE, OH; Owner: Y BRIDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLGN-FM (98.3 FM; LOGAN, OH; Owner: ROGER L. HINERMAN d/b/a LOGAN BROADCASTING)
  • WCVV (89.5 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: BELPRE EDUC. B/CNG FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Jacksonville:

  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • W45BW (Channel 45; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTAP-TV (Channel 15; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Elaine L Thompson, Truetown Rd. (Millfield) (Lat: 39.440500 Lon: -82.106222), Type: 96.0, Overall height: 92.9 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KC8HXQ
    Grant Date: 06/20/1997, Expiration Date: 06/20/2007, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2009
    Registrant: Frank W Dunlevy Jr, 1 N 6th St, Jacksonville, OH 45740
  • Call Sign: KC8IEA, Licensee ID: L01278129
    Grant Date: 05/02/2007, Expiration Date: 07/09/2017
    Registrant: David L Conkey, 34 S 7th St, Jacksonville, OH 45740-0277
  • Call Sign: KC8IFE, Licensee ID: L01294809
    Grant Date: 06/20/2007, Expiration Date: 07/15/2017
    Registrant: Vanessa S Henry, Jacksonville, OH 45740-0252
  • Call Sign: KC8LZY
    Grant Date: 03/22/1999, Expiration Date: 03/22/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2011
    Registrant: Stephanie A Schall, 22 S 6th St, Jacksonville, OH 45740
  • Call Sign: W8VIC, Previous Call Sign: AA8LW, Licensee ID: L00304246
    Grant Date: 10/11/2006, Expiration Date: 11/04/2016
    Registrant: Victor V Johnson, 2 S Seventh St, Jacksonville, OH 45740
  • Call Sign: KC8VPM, Licensee ID: L00629941
    Grant Date: 11/05/2012, Expiration Date: 01/28/2023, Certifier: John W Ice
    Registrant: John W Ice, 44 E Main St, Jacksonville, OH 45740-0089

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 10

Incident types - Jacksonville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jacksonville, OH
Most common first names in Jacksonville, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1176.0 years
William873.5 years
Charles772.4 years
James671.2 years
Helen467.8 years
Edward477.5 years
Barbara466.2 years
Frank469.5 years
Clarence486.0 years
Mary464.2 years
Most common last names in Jacksonville, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carter572.2 years
Romanowski580.2 years
Strausbaugh573.6 years
Judson475.0 years
Lent483.2 years
Cominsky480.0 years
Kuhne465.2 years
Mingus482.3 years
Oskey477.5 years
Poches457.2 years
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