Leesville, Ohio

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Population in 2019: 146 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -20.7%
 
Males: 70  (48.6%)
Females: 76  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip code: 44695

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,658 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Leesville:

$47,658
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,929 (it was $13,351 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $89,875 (it was $46,800 in 2000)
Leesville:

$89,875
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $122,170; detached houses: $121,696

Median gross rent in 2019: $913.

March 2019 cost of living index in Leesville: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.0%
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  • Races in Leesville, OH (2019)
    • 27897.9%White alone
    • 41.4%Hispanic
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Ancestries: Polish (24.3%), American (17.4%), German (17.4%), Portuguese (11.3%), Hungarian (8.7%), French (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 568 people per square mile   (low).

Leesville, Ohio map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,164 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $753 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (26.0 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (45.9 miles , pop. 217,074).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (321.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Bowerston, OH (1.4 miles ),
Sherrodsville, OH (1.9 miles ),
Dellroy, OH (2.7 miles ),
Dennison, OH (2.7 miles ),
Scio, OH (2.7 miles ),
Roswell, OH (2.7 miles ),
Barnhill, OH (2.8 miles ),
Uhrichsville, OH (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.45 N, Longitude: 81.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

Distribution of median household income in Leesville, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Leesville, OH in 2019

Leesville satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
Ohio:

5.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+18.7%).
Most common industries in Leesville, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Wood products (10.5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Social assistance (7.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (12.2%)
  • Public administration (12.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (12.2%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (10.2%)
  • Wood products (10.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (16.2%)
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Social assistance (16.2%)
  • Wood products (10.8%)
  • Printing & related support activities (8.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.4%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Leesville, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (19.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.7%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (26.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.2%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (6.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (10.8%)
  • Child care workers (10.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)

Average climate in Leesville, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Leesville, Ohio average temperatures Leesville, Ohio average precipitation Leesville, Ohio humidity Leesville, Ohio wind speed Leesville, Ohio snowfall Leesville, Ohio sunshine Leesville, Ohio clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 42.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.7
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

1.79

Tornado activity:

Leesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Leesville 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 51.9 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:

Leesville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 46% 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 83.6 miles away from Leesville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 248.4 miles away from Leesville 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 213.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/2011 at 20:05:01, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 275.1 miles away from Leesville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Leesville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Leesville:

  • BOWERSTON HILLS SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; BOWERSTON, OH)
  • CUMBERLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; BOWERSTON, OH)
  • SUNNYSLOPE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BOWERSTON, OH)
  • CHARITY NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DENNISON, OH)
  • EMBER COMPLETE CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • CSS MEREDITH HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • TWIN CITY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leesville:

  • Malone University (about 28 miles; Canton, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,201)
  • Walsh University (about 31 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,553)
  • Kent State University at Stark (about 32 miles; Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 3,259)
  • Stark State College (about 32 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 7,707)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 32 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • University of Mount Union (about 32 miles; Alliance, OH; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • West Liberty University (about 38 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Leesville Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Leesville Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Lefty Schegg - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

74.2%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Leesville:

Marital status in Leesville, OH
  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Leesville:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.3
Ohio average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Leesville, OH (based on Carroll County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,50923
Evangelical Protestant2,16919
Catholic1,8264
Other11
Orthodox--
None20,331-
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: 5
This county:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Carroll County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
This county:

4.55 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.1%
Ohio:

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

6.4%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.3%
Ohio:

50.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Leesville:

48.2%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.5
Ohio:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Leesville:

22.5%
Ohio:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Leesville:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

41.4%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Leesville:

55.7%
Ohio:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Leesville:

79.1%
Ohio:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Leesville, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
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$1,400
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,396
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$102
Totals for Government 0$0 3$2,898

Leesville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $32,000 ($219.18)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($82.19)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($61.64)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($41.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($27.40)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($20.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($13.70)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($13.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($6.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($6.85)

Leesville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $42,000 ($287.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($13.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($20.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($54.79)
  • Tax - Property: $7,000 ($47.95)

Leesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $188,000 ($1287.67)

5.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
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 Stark County, OH  2.31% ($37,888 average AGI)
from Tuscarawas County, OH  0.71% ($53,364)
from Columbiana County, OH  0.43% ($28,723)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leesville:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRCW (1060 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CANTON, OH)
  • WJER (1450 AM; 1 kW; DOVER-NEW PHILADELPH, OH; Owner: WJER RADIO, INC.)
  • WKBN (570 AM; 5 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHLO (640 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leesville:

  • WTUZ (99.9 FM; UHRICHSVILLE, OH; Owner: WTUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WKDD (98.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W213AJ (90.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, ET, OH; Owner: VALLEY CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNPQ (95.9 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: TUSCARAWAS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQXK (105.1 FM; SALEM, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMXY (98.9 FM; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZKL (92.5 FM; ALLIANCE, OH; Owner: D. A. PETERSON, INC.)
  • WJER-FM (101.7 FM; DOVER, OH; Owner: WJER RADIO, INC.)
  • W215AX (90.9 FM; CARROLLTON, OH; Owner: CARROLLTON BAPTIST TEMPLE)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • W208AS (89.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOFN (88.7 FM; BEACH CITY, OH; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP.)
  • W215BC (90.9 FM; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WHBC-FM (94.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WKRJ (91.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Leesville:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WDLI (Channel 17; CANTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WNEO (Channel 45; ALLIANCE, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.5mTotal length
  • 5,958Total average daily traffic
  • 585Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,270Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA8CMT, Grant Date: 11/19/1996, Expiration Date: 11/19/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2008, Registrant: Arthur R Tripp, Box 97 Union St, Leesville, OH 44639

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Leesville, OH
  • 68.9%Utility gas
  • 17.8%Electricity
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Leesville, OH
  • 50.0%Utility gas
  • 37.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Electricity


Leesville compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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