Melmore, Ohio

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Population in 2010: 153.
Males: 59  (39.0%)
Females: 94  (61.0%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,001
Melmore:

$50,001
OH:

$52,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,073

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $103,030
Melmore:

$103,030
OH:

$140,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $53,748; Detached houses: $53,833
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  • Races in Melmore, OH (2010)

    Melmore races chart
    • 14796.1%White alone
    • 21.3%Asian alone
    • 21.3%Two or more races
    • 21.3%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Melmore: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (100.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

For population 25 years and over in Melmore:

  • High school or higher: 64.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Melmore CDP:

  • Never married: 55.6%
  • Now married: 10.1%
  • Separated: 9.3%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 25.0%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toledo, OH (50.6 miles , pop. 313,619).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (243.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bloomville, OH (2.3 miles ), Sycamore, OH (2.5 miles ), Tiffin, OH (2.7 miles ), McCutchenville, OH (2.9 miles ), Republic, OH (2.9 miles ), Chatfield, OH (3.2 miles ), New Riegel, OH (3.3 miles ), Bascom, OH (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 41.02 N, Longitude: 83.11 W

Area code: 419

Melmore household income distribution Melmore home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Educational services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (58%)
  • Sales and related occupations (42%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Tornado activity:

Melmore-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the Melmore place center killed 13 people and injured 104 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Melmore-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 144.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 108.9 miles away from Melmore 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 200.0 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 74.2 miles away from the city 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 310.1 miles away from Melmore 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 135.4 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 Seneca County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Melmore:

  • RUFFING FAMILY CARE CTR OF BLO (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BLOOMVILLE, OH)
  • SOUTH WASHINGTON ST NH (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TIFFIN, OH)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; TIFFIN, OH)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; TIFFIN, OH)
  • ALTA MIRA NSG HOME/ST FRANCIS HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TIFFIN, OH)
  • MERCY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; TIFFIN, OH)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL TIFFIN TRANSITI (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TIFFIN, OH)

Amtrak station near Melmore:

  • 19 miles: FOSTORIA (500 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Melmore:

  • Tiffin University (about 8 miles; Tiffin, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,927)
  • Terra State Community College (about 23 miles; Fremont, OH; FT enrollment: 2,119)
  • The University of Findlay (about 29 miles; Findlay, OH; FT enrollment: 3,649)
  • Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (about 37 miles; Bowling Green, OH; FT enrollment: 16,357)
  • Ohio Northern University (about 42 miles; Ada, OH; FT enrollment: 2,474)
  • Ashland University (about 43 miles; Ashland, OH; FT enrollment: 5,151)
  • Owens Community College (about 45 miles; Perrysburg, OH; FT enrollment: 9,416)

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Church in Melmore: Melmore United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Seneca County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 24.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

24.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 40.7%
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.3%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Ohio average:

10.7

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Melmore CDP (based on Seneca County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,8038
Mainline Protestant8,22142
Evangelical Protestant2,92929
Black Protestant5812
Other2223
None25,989-
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: 10
Seneca County:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Seneca County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Seneca County:

3.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Here:

6.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Seneca County:

28.5%
Ohio:

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

13.1%
State:

11.9%

4.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,868 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.12%
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 Sandusky County, OH  0.67% ($27,667 average AGI)
from Hancock County, OH  0.56% ($22,730)
from Wyandot County, OH  0.30% ($29,147)


4.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
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 Hancock County, OH  0.70% ($28,146 average AGI)
to Sandusky County, OH  0.57% ($30,047)
to Wood County, OH  0.34% ($29,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Melmore:

  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTTF (1600 AM; 1 kW; TIFFIN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Melmore:

  • WCKY-FM (103.7 FM; TIFFIN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXML (90.1 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: KAYSER B/CAST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WYNT (95.9 FM; UPPER SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGGN (97.7 FM; CASTALIA, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WMJK (100.9 FM; CLYDE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFXN-FM (102.3 FM; GALION, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNRR (92.1 FM; BELLEVUE, OH; Owner: BELLEVUE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXKR (94.5 FM; PORT CLINTON, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKXA-FM (100.5 FM; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: BLANCHARD RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVNO-FM (106.1 FM; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: JOHNNY APPLESEED BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYXZ (98.7 FM; CRESTLINE, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBVI (96.7 FM; FOSTORIA, OH; Owner: TCB HOLDINGS, INC./ C/O ROPPE CORPOR)
  • WQEL (92.7 FM; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: ANCHOR BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPFX-FM (107.7 FM; NORTH BALTIMORE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSWR (100.1 FM; SHELBY, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHEI (88.9 FM; TIFFIN, OH; Owner: HEIDELBERG COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Melmore:

  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • W54AF (Channel 54; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING. COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WGGN-TV (Channel 52; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WLQP-LP (Channel 18; LIMA, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBGU-TV (Channel 27; BOWLING GREEN, OH; Owner: BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W09CG (Channel 9; FINDLAY, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W21BF (Channel 21; FREMONT, OH; Owner: TV 21, INC.)
  • WBKA-LP (Channel 22; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 438Total average daily traffic
  • 4Total average daily truck traffic
  • 608Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Melmore and their reported violations in the past:

MELMORE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Melmore compared to Ohio state average:

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