For population 25 years and over in Jewett:
For population 15 years and over in Jewett village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $603 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (36.0 miles , pop. 80,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (54.3 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (310.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Scio, OH (2.2 miles ), Hopedale, OH (2.5 miles ), Cadiz, OH (2.6 miles ), Amsterdam, OH (2.9 miles ), Bloomingdale, OH (3.2 miles ), Bowerston, OH (3.2 miles ), Deersville, OH (3.3 miles) , Bergholz, OH (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.37 N, Longitude: 81.00 W
Area code: 740
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime in Jewett (2008):
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+0.8%).
Work and jobs in Jewett: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jewett, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jewett-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Jewett village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 58.1 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Jewett-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 95% 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 83.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 85.7 miles away from Jewett center
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 66.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/2003 at 19:21:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Jewett center
On 1/26/1991 at 03:21:22, a magnitude 3.4 (3.2 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.1 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 Harrison County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Mudslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Jewett:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jewett:
See full list of schools located in Jewett
Public elementary/middle school in Jewett:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.18. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.432. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00935. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Jewett and their reported violations in the past:GERMANO WATER AND SEWER PWS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 15.0%
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)
Jewett compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Jewett (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Jewett (based on Harrison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,476 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:
6.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($143,315 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:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,430
Total average daily truck traffic: 471
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 9,535
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jewett, OH
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.