Miltonsburg, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 43 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +48.3%
Males: 24  (56.9%)
Females: 19  (43.1%)
Median resident age:  54.8 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip code: 43793

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,601 (it was $43,750 in 2000)
Miltonsburg:

$42,601
OH:

$52,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,676 (it was $13,605 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $66,386 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
Miltonsburg:

$66,386
OH:

$140,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $70,385; Detached houses: $70,496
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Miltonsburg: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (16.7%), German (16.7%), Irish (6.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1292 feet

Land area: 0.08 square miles.

Population density: 558 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Miltonsburg:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Miltonsburg village:

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 25.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 40.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $644 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $663 (0.7%)

Miltonsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (68.2 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (75.7 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (319.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Jerusalem, OH (2.0 miles) , Lewisville, OH (2.3 miles ), Woodsfield, OH (2.3 miles ), Wilson, OH (2.3 miles) , Beallsville, OH (2.7 miles ), Batesville, OH (2.9 miles) , Summerfield, OH (3.1 miles ), Stafford, OH (3.2 miles) .

Latitude: 39.83 N, Longitude: 81.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

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

8.4%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-6.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (29%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (46%)
  • Finance and insurance (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (54%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Miltonsburg, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Miltonsburg-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.5 miles away from the Miltonsburg village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/27/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured one person and caused $70,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Miltonsburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 82% 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 121.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 122.5 miles away from Miltonsburg 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 186.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 186.8 miles away from Miltonsburg center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 176.2 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 Monroe County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Mudslides: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Miltonsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Miltonsburg:

  • MONROE COUNTY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WOODSFIELD, OH)
  • BARNESVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BARNESVILLE, OH)
  • ART INC-BARNESVILLE MAIN ST GH (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BARNESVILLE, OH)
  • BARNESVILLE HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; BARNESVILLE, OH)
  • SOUTHEASTERN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; BARNESVILLE, OH)
  • ART INC-WILEY AVENUE HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BARNESVILLE, OH)
  • ART INC-DUSTY LANE HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BARNESVILLE, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Miltonsburg:

  • Muskingum University (about 33 miles; New Concord, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • West Liberty University (about 38 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 47 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Zane State College (about 47 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 48 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Waynesburg University (about 53 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • Fairmont State University (about 59 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)

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Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 50.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.2
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.31. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.31
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 24.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 18.5%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.6
Ohio average:

10.7

Miltonsburg travel time to work - commute Miltonsburg mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Miltonsburg village (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,16844
Mainline Protestant2,58328
Catholic7564
None7,135-
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: 4
Monroe County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Monroe County:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Monroe County:

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

31.0%
Ohio:

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

13.7%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$119
Totals for Government 0$0 6$119

4.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
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 Belmont County, OH  0.99% ($36,887 average AGI)
from Wetzel County, WV  0.43% ($48,652)
from Washington County, OH  0.37% ($22,200)


4.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,859 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
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 Belmont County, OH  1.24% ($30,924 average AGI)
to Washington County, OH  0.32% ($30,588)
to Franklin County, OH  0.23% ($28,750)

Strongest AM radio stations in Miltonsburg:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKKX (1600 AM; 5 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Miltonsburg:

  • WBNV (93.5 FM; BARNESVILLE, 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)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WXCR (92.3 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRKP (96.5 FM; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: RKP INTERNATIONAL CORP.)
  • WYMJ (99.5 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WEEL (95.7 FM; SHADYSIDE, OH; Owner: OHIO VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOMP-FM (100.5 FM; BELLAIRE, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVKF (105.5 FM; BETHLEHEM, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKC (104.9 FM; CALDWELL, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • W201BD (88.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Miltonsburg:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)

Miltonsburg 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 significantly 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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