Old Washington, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 268 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 
Males: 134  (50.1%)
Females: 134  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

38.5 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 43768.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,624 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Old Washington:

$34,624
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,895 (it was $24,399 in 2000)

Old Washington village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,833 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Old Washington:

$92,833
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $126,632; detached houses: $130,791; mobile homes: $71,241

Median gross rent in 2017: $935.

March 2019 cost of living index in Old Washington: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.6%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Old Washington, OH (2010)
    • 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

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Ancestries: English (33.0%), American (22.9%), Scottish (11.9%), German (11.0%), Irish (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1008 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 408 people per square mile   (low).

Old Washington, Ohio map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,467 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $665 (0.8%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Old Washington, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Old Washington, OH in 2017
Old Washington satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.0%
Ohio:

4.1%
Most common industries in Old Washington, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Utilities (10.1%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Paper (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.2%)
  • Utilities (16.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.1%)
  • Truck transportation (6.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.8%)
  • Music stores (5.4%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.0%)
  • Educational services (17.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (11.1%)
  • Paper (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (6.7%)
Most common occupations in Old Washington, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (20.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.8%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (5.4%)
  • Carpenters (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (11.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (6.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.7%)

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 the city 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 Old Washington 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 Old Washington center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 158.4 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 185.1 miles away from Old Washington 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 (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Mudslides: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Old Washington topographic map

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)

Points of interest:

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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

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

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

For population 15 years and over in Old Washington:

Marital status in Old Washington, OH
  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Old Washington:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Ohio average:

10.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Guernsey 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.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Guernsey County:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Guernsey County:

11.3%
State:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.2%
State:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Guernsey County:

14.3%
Ohio:

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
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 7$738
Totals for Government 0$0 7$738

Old Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $201,000 ($750.00)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($59.70)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $66,000 ($246.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $52,000 ($194.03)
    Water Utilities: $46,000 ($171.64)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($67.16)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($67.16)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($14.93)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($11.19)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($7.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($7.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($3.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($7.46)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $8,000 ($29.85)
    Other - Corrections: $2,000 ($7.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $86,000 ($320.90)

Old Washington government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $17,000 ($63.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $46,000 ($171.64)
    Other: $30,000 ($111.94)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($22.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $96,000 ($358.21)
    General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($48.51)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $184,000 ($686.57)
    Property: $33,000 ($123.13)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($22.39)

Old Washington government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $163,000 ($608.21)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000 ($593.28)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($14.93)

Old Washington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $109,000 ($406.72)

4.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,508 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Ohio average:

5.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Muskingum County, OH  0.85% ($37,908 average AGI)
from Noble County, OH  0.46% ($33,900)
from Franklin County, OH  0.28% ($32,357)


4.84% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,714 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
Ohio average:

5.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Muskingum County, OH  0.84% ($36,922 average AGI)
to Noble County, OH  0.53% ($39,210)
to Franklin County, OH  0.39% ($30,817)

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, Lat: 39.999330, Lon: -81.559200, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 27, 2005 01:30 PM, Us-40, Sr-285, Lat: 40.037800, Lon: -81.445230, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.1mTotal length
  • $96,000Total costs
  • 133,185Total average daily traffic
  • 44,866Total average daily truck traffic
  • 175,234Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Old Washington, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 1Before 1900
  • 11930-1939
  • 171960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Old Washington, OH

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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/12/2015, Expiration Date: 11/12/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2019, Certifier: David A Daughters, Registrant: Twin Comm Inc Dba Telepage Communication Systems

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Old Washington, OH
  • 68.8%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Electricity
  • 9.4%Wood
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Old Washington, OH
  • 81.0%Utility gas
  • 19.0%Electricity


Old Washington compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income below 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 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 significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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