Old Washington, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 277 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.5%
 
Males: 126  (45.7%)
Females: 151  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 43768.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,535 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Old Washington:

$45,535
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,538 (it was $24,399 in 2000)

Old Washington village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,764 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Old Washington:

$84,764
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $84,924; Detached houses: $90,204; Mobile homes: $25,712

Median gross rent in 2013: $808.

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  • Races in Old Washington, OH (2010)

    Old Washington races chart
    • 27297.5%White alone
    • 41.4%Hispanic
    • 20.7%Two or more races
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Old Washington: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.1%), English (11.5%), French (11.5%), Irish (10.8%), United States (5.4%), Dutch (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1008 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 421 people per square mile   (low).

Old Washington,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Old Washington:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Old Washington village:

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 59.7%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.3%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,233 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $682 (1.0%)

Old Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (53.2 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (71.8 miles , pop. 217,074).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (333.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Elizabethtown, OH (1.3 miles ), Lore City, OH (2.0 miles ), Salesville, OH (2.6 miles) , Byesville, OH (2.7 miles ), Senecaville, OH (2.7 miles ), Cambridge, OH (2.8 miles ), Quaker City, OH (3.0 miles ), Buffalo, OH (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 40.04 N, Longitude: 81.44 W

Area code: 740

Old Washington household income distribution Old Washington home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-7.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Old Washington, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Old Washington-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Old Washington village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/13/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the village center injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Old Washington-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 114.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 109.2 miles away from Old Washington 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 184.6 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 135.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 158.4 miles away from Old Washington center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 185.1 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).
Old Washington topographic map

Birthplace of: James Lawrence (Ohio politician) - Politician, William Lawrence (Ohio Democrat) - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Old Washington:

  • HOSPICE OF GUERNSEY INC (Hospital, about 7 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)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF CAMBRIDGE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)
  • RED CARPET HEALTH CARE CTR INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CAMBRIDGE, OH)

airports located in Old Washington:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Old Washington:

  • Muskingum University (about 16 miles; New Concord, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • Zane State College (about 32 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • West Liberty University (about 46 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 50 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 54 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,995)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 54 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • Malone University (about 55 miles; Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,201)

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Notable location: Old Washington Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Old Washington Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Old Washington: Old Washington Historic District (1). 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 2013: 11.5%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  77.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Ohio average:

10.9

Old Washington travel time to work - commute Old Washington mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Old Washington village (based on Guernsey County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,46343
Evangelical Protestant4,70341
Catholic2,1124
Black Protestant3052
Other51
Orthodox-1
None26,499-
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: 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Old Washington:

52.4%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

58.4%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.2
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Old Washington:

19.8%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

20.4%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.4
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Old Washington:

28.6%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.2%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Old Washington:

83.6%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Old Washington, OH 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
Financial Administration 0$0 7$738
Totals for Government 0$0 7$738

Old Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $44,000 ($158.84)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($36.10)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($28.88)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($14.44)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($7.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,000 ($126.35)

Old Washington government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($14.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($7.22)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $15,000 ($54.15)
    All Other: $9,000 ($32.49)
  • Tax - Property: $17,000 ($61.37)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $24,000 ($86.64)

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 Old Washington:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WILE (1270 AM; 1 kW; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: AVC COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKKX (1600 AM; 5 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Old Washington:

  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WBIK (92.1 FM; PLEASANT CITY, OH; Owner: DAVID L. WILSON)
  • W201BD (88.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKC (104.9 FM; CALDWELL, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WTNS-FM (99.3 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: COSHOCTON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WHIZ-FM (102.5 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • W233AL (94.5 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: RIVERSIDE MINISTRIES)

TV broadcast stations around Old Washington:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHIZ-TV (Channel 18; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO TELEVISION SYSTEM)

Old Washington fatal accident list:

Feb 17, 2005 02:52 PM, I-70, I-77, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 27, 2005 01:30 PM, Us-40, Sr-285, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • 27,950Total average daily traffic
  • 11,352Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • A6F0417A, 211 A North Street (Lat: 40.040972 Lon: -81.440139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 50 m, Call Sign: WQWT311
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/12/2015, Expiration Date: 11/12/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1 Mile North Of (Lat: 40.052833 Lon: -81.450111), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KWU513, Licensee ID: L00279433
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHzGrant Date: 04/07/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: David A DaughtersRegistrant: Twin Comm Inc Dba Telepage Communication Systems

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Old Washington, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary986.1 years
Charles879.9 years
George880.8 years
William774.6 years
John579.6 years
James466.0 years
Edna384.7 years
Grace382.0 years
Alice374.3 years
Dorothy376.3 years
Most common last names in Old Washington, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stillion684.7 years
Smith578.8 years
Tedrick585.6 years
Weekley474.0 years
Baker479.7 years
Harper462.2 years
Hawkins374.0 years
Gilmore377.0 years
Bell386.0 years
Dailey377.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Wood (20%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Old Washington compared to Ohio 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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