Lore City, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 325 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 180  (55.6%)
Females: 145  (44.4%)
Median resident age:  32.8 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 43755.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,526 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Lore City:

$37,526
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,434 (it was $16,272 in 2000)

Lore City village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $63,657 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Lore City:

$63,657
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $74,980; Detached houses: $76,481; In 2-unit structures: $40,792; Mobile homes: $33,376

Median gross rent in 2012: $913.

Lore City races chart
  • White alone - 311 (95.7%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (2.5%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lore City: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (29.3%), Irish (20.7%), German (13.0%), Slovak (5.6%), United States (4.8%), Czech (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 822 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 974 people per square mile   (low).

Lore City,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Lore City:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lore City village:

  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.7%
Ohio:  3.9%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Lore City, Ohio as of July 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Lore City to the number of sex offenders is 65 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $818 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $524 (0.7%)

Lore City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (57.0 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (75.4 miles , pop. 217,074).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (334.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Senecaville, OH (1.8 miles ), Old Washington, OH (2.0 miles ), Byesville, OH (2.1 miles ), Elizabethtown, OH (2.1 miles ), Buffalo, OH (2.4 miles ), Salesville, OH (2.5 miles) , Pleasant City, OH (2.7 miles ), Cambridge, OH (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 39.98 N, Longitude: 81.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

Lore City household income distribution Lore City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -71 (-18.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (30%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (46%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (17%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (10%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)

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

Average climate in Lore City, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lore City-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Lore City village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/25/1968, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the village center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lore City-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% 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 118.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 113.0 miles away from Lore City 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 181.4 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 158.4 miles away from the city 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 139.7 miles away from Lore City center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 181.9 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 Guernsey County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lore City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lore City:

  • HOSPICE OF GUERNSEY INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF CAMBRIDGE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • RED CARPET HEALTH CARE CTR INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • GUERNSEY COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • SOUTHEASTERN OHIO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • CAMBRIDGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-CAMBRIDGE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lore City:

  • Muskingum University (about 15 miles; New Concord, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • Zane State College (about 31 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • West Liberty University (about 47 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 52 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 53 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,995)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 53 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 54 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)

Public high school in Lore City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lore City:

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Infirmary Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Guernsey County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.1%
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  74.6%
Whole state:  65.0%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Lore City compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Lore City travel time to work - commute Lore City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Electricity (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lore City village (based on Guernsey County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.46%
Here: 32.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents30.9%14.0%9.4%6.3%6.2%
Congregations34.9%4.7%10.5%8.1%5.8%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)General Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesOther
Adherents5.8%3.8%3.5%2.7%17.3%
Congregations2.3%3.5%1.2%3.5%25.6%
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: 11
Guernsey County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Guernsey County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

4.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Guernsey County:

30.2%
Ohio:

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

14.3%
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 1$850$10,2000$0
Other Government Administration 7$204$3500$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,461$17,5320$0
Totals for Government 9$2,515$3,3530$0

Lore City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $81,000 ($249.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($76.92)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($12.31)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $29,000 ($89.23)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($61.54)
    Fire Protection: $19,000 ($58.46)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($49.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $31,000 ($95.38)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($18.46)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($9.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($6.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $38,000 ($116.92)

Lore City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($52.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,000 ($58.46)
    Highways: $8,000 ($24.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($15.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $110,000 ($338.46)

3.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,258 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
Ohio average:

4.72%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Muskingum County, OH  0.68% ($26,535 average AGI)
from Noble County, OH  0.38% ($23,804)
from Franklin County, OH  0.28% ($29,214)


4.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.21%
Ohio average:

5.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Muskingum County, OH  0.80% ($29,225 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.33% ($23,612)
to Noble County, OH  0.25% ($24,342)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lore City:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WILE (1270 AM; 1 kW; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: AVC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lore City:

  • W201BD (88.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBIK (92.1 FM; PLEASANT CITY, OH; Owner: DAVID L. WILSON)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WILE-FM (97.7 FM; BYESVILLE, OH; Owner: AVC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCMJ (96.7 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: AVC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBNV (93.5 FM; BARNESVILLE, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WWKC (104.9 FM; CALDWELL, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHIZ-FM (102.5 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WTNS-FM (99.3 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: COSHOCTON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • W233AL (94.5 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: RIVERSIDE MINISTRIES)

TV broadcast stations around Lore City:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WHIZ-TV (Channel 18; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO TELEVISION SYSTEM)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,620
Total average daily truck traffic: 48
Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic: 2,249

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Lore City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lore City, OH
Most common first names in Lore City, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2681.3 years
John1982.3 years
Charles1473.3 years
William1479.5 years
George1278.0 years
Robert1175.3 years
Helen1173.4 years
Margaret1083.0 years
Anna1081.3 years
Donald864.7 years
Most common last names in Lore City, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1174.9 years
Long781.3 years
Wright777.6 years
Smith575.0 years
Chorey578.8 years
Conner574.4 years
Pearson576.4 years
Pachuta581.4 years
Mcelroy575.4 years
Sichina482.8 years
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