For population 25 years and over in Norwalk:
For population 15 years and over in Norwalk city:
609 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,286 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lorain, OH (27.0 miles , pop. 68,652).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cleveland, OH (51.6 miles , pop. 478,403).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (265.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Milan, OH (1.9 miles ), Monroeville, OH (2.1 miles ), Berlin Heights, OH (2.9 miles ), North Fairfield, OH (3.1 miles ), Wakeman, OH (3.3 miles ), Huron, OH (3.3 miles ), Bellevue, OH (3.5 miles ), Sandusky South, OH (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.24 N, Longitude: 82.61 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,668 (+9.8%)
Area codes: 419, 567
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Norwalk detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 28 (22 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +1,252 (+8.4%).
Work and jobs in Norwalk: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Norwalk, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Norwalk-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Norwalk city center killed 18 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 11/10/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused $13 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Norwalk-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from Norwalk center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.1 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 82.6 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 88.7 miles away from Norwalk 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 63.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Huron County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: George W. Trendle - Radio producer, Charlie Frye - Football player, Dillon Burroughs - Spiritual writer, George Kennan (explorer) - Journalist, Richard E Dauch - Businessman, Stephen M. Young - Politician, Charles T. Fisher - Manufacturing businesspeople, Linn Sheldon - TV host, Paul Brown - (1908-1991), National Football League coach, Terry Boose - Politician.
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Local government website: www.norwalkoh.com
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 17.1. This is better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.27. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Norwalk and their reported violations in the past:ISLAND CLUB PWS (Address: Suite 101 , Population served: 296, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:WAREHOUSE TIRE COMPANY (Population served: 69, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.8%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.1% for Black residents, 69.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.1% for American Indian residents, 63.7% for other race residents, 17.8% for two or more races residents)
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Neighborhoods in Norwalk:(Norwalk, Ohio Neighborhood Map)
Religion statistics for Norwalk (based on Huron County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.53%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
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Norwalk government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.17% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,012 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:
6.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,012 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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See more detailed statistics of Norwalk fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Norwalk, OH
Total length: 58 meters (190ft)
Total costs: $1,022,000
Total average daily traffic: 36,007
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,171
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Norwalk)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Norwalk, OH)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Norwalk)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Norwalk)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Norwalk, OH
Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2013.