For population 25 years and over in Jerusalem:
For population 15 years and over in Jerusalem village:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $755 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (67.5 miles , pop. 80,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (71.8 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (315.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Wilson, OH (1.2 miles) , Beallsville, OH (1.8 miles ), Miltonsburg, OH (2.0 miles) , Woodsfield, OH (2.5 miles ), Lewisville, OH (3.0 miles ), Barnesville, OH (3.2 miles ), Batesville, OH (3.3 miles) , Bethesda, OH (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 39.85 N, Longitude: 81.10 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 740
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-14.1%).
Average climate in Jerusalem, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jerusalem-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the Jerusalem village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 10/1/1986, a category F3 tornado 41.7 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Jerusalem-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Mudslides: 2, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mark A. Carleton - Botanist and plant pathologist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Jerusalem:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jerusalem:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 24.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.432. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.6%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Jerusalem compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Jerusalem village (based on Monroe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jerusalem government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Jerusalem government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Jerusalem government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.21% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,608 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,292 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Jerusalem:
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TV broadcast stations around Jerusalem:
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jerusalem)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jerusalem)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: