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Population in 2014: 498 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.8%
 
Males: 253  (50.9%)
Females: 245  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 61349.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,777 (it was $40,179 in 2000)
Ohio:

$52,777
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,471 (it was $18,858 in 2000)

Ohio village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $86,208 (it was $69,800 in 2000)
Ohio:

$86,208
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $85,859; Detached houses: $85,514

Median gross rent in 2016: $706.

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  • Races in Ohio, IL (2010)

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    • 48895.1%White alone
    • 152.9%Hispanic
    • 91.8%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ohio: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.1%), Irish (15.1%), American (10.5%), English (4.6%), Hungarian (3.9%), Swedish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/09/1877

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 662 people per square mile   (low).

Ohio,IL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Ohio:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ohio village:

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

8 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
Illinois:

13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Ohio, Illinois as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ohio to the number of sex offenders is 468 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,460 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,789 (2.0%)

Ohio satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (53.3 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (94.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Walnut, IL (2.6 miles ), Dover, IL (3.0 miles) , La Moille, IL (3.1 miles ), Malden, IL (3.2 miles ), Harmon, IL (3.5 miles) , Princeton, IL (3.5 miles ), Deer Grove, IL (3.5 miles) , Arlington, IL (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 89.46 W

Area code: 815

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

5.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+7.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Construction (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Ohio, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ohio-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Ohio village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ohio-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 206.7 miles away from Ohio center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 29.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 262.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 229.6 miles away from Ohio center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 217.5 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 Bureau County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ohio topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ohio:

  • BOYD AVENUE HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; AMBOY, IL)
  • DIVISION STREET HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; AMBOY, IL)
  • IN-HOME CARE VNA (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • COLONIAL HALL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • PERRY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • BASSWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • AMBOY NURSING ACQUISITION (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; AMBOY, IL)

Amtrak stations near Ohio:

  • 12 miles: PRINCETON (107 BICENTENNIAL DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.
  • 18 miles: MENDOTA (8TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ohio:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 26 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 40 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Ashford University (about 44 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 45 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Black Hawk College (about 52 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 55 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 57 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)

Public high school in Ohio:

Public elementary/middle school in Ohio:

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Library in Ohio:

  • OHIO PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $35,930; Location: 112 NORTH MAIN STREET; 8,196 books; 75 audio materials; 827 video materials; 1 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ohio: Ohio Public Library (A), Ohio Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ohio: Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Ohio Cemetery (1), Union Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bureau 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 2016: 15.3%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Ohio (2011 data):

  • Citizens First State Bank of Walnut: Ohio, Illinois Facility at 113 North Main, branch established on 1982/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $58.6 mil, Deposits: $52.9 mil, headquarters in Walnut, IL, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ohio village (based on Bureau County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,99930
Catholic4,56414
Evangelical Protestant4,39728
Other881
Orthodox701
None19,860-
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
Bureau County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Bureau County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Bureau County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

10.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bureau County:

26.0%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ohio:

47.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ohio:

41.0%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ohio:

21.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ohio:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.6%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Ohio:

75.4%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ohio, IL Residents
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 9$2,171
Streets and Highways 2$2,505$15,0300$0
Totals for Government 2$2,505$15,0309$2,171

Ohio government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $199,000 ($399.60)
    Water Utilities: $34,000 ($68.27)
    Sewerage: $34,000 ($68.27)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($50.20)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($44.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($42.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.02)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($20.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $50,000 ($100.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($18.07)

Ohio government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $32,000 ($64.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($22.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($16.06)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($14.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $32,000 ($64.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $58,000 ($116.47)
    Highways: $15,000 ($30.12)
  • Tax - Property: $155,000 ($311.24)
    NEC: $2,000 ($4.02)

Ohio government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $148,000 ($297.19)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $164,000 ($329.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($273.09)
    Other, NEC: $130,000 ($261.04)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $34,000 ($68.27)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($24.10)

Ohio government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $198,000 ($397.59)

4.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,985 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.60%
Illinois average:

4.45%

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 La Salle County, IL  1.25% ($29,511 average AGI)
from Henry County, IL  0.25% ($29,889)
from Putnam County, IL  0.25% ($27,139)


5.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,235 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Illinois average:

4.96%

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 La Salle County, IL  1.40% ($27,837 average AGI)
to Henry County, IL  0.28% ($29,878)
to Cook County, IL  0.28% ($33,650)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ohio:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1 kW; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1 kW; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ohio:

  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; MENDOTA, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Ohio:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ohio)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ohio, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WB9HRT, Licensee ID: L00261066, Grant Date: 06/21/2000, Expiration Date: 03/13/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2012, Registrant: Harry F Cassidy, 308 W Church St, Ohio, IL 61349

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180GB , Serial Number: 30498, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Romaine C Albrecht, 25913 1960 East St, Ohio, IL 61349
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3158N , Serial Number: 13416, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Romaine C Albrecht, 25913 1960 East St, Ohio, IL 61349
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5872Q , Serial Number: 3144, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/04/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Howard D Miller, 26143 2300 E St, Ohio, IL 61349

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Ohio, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1071.8 years
Charles885.9 years
Edward773.0 years
Anna785.0 years
Harold775.6 years
Mary778.3 years
Dorothy682.6 years
Harry678.0 years
Margaret690.2 years
Joseph675.7 years
Most common last names in Ohio, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1181.6 years
Anderson1181.2 years
Blaine882.6 years
Albrecht786.1 years
Hannon681.0 years
Phillips681.8 years
Enbom579.8 years
Doran578.4 years
Krieger579.8 years
Molln582.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (6%)

Ohio compared to Illinois 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Ohio on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sweden (population 500+)"
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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