Old Washington, Ohio

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Population in 2012: 278 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.9%
 
Males: 138  (49.8%)
Females: 140  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  40.1 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 43768.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,152 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Old Washington:

$32,152
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,451 (it was $24,399 in 2000)

Old Washington village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $90,666 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Old Washington:

$90,666
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $90,186; Detached houses: $98,632; In 2-unit structures: $104,188; Mobile homes: $51,277

Median gross rent in 2012: $762.

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  • White alone - 272 (97.5%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Old Washington: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.6%), Irish (19.3%), English (15.6%), French (4.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%), Dutch (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1008 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 423 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Old Washington:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Old Washington village:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 16.0%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:  1.1%
Ohio:  3.9%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Old Washington, Ohio as of February 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Old Washington to the number of sex offenders is 278 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $944 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $767 (0.9%)

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 June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-7.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (20%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (7%)

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 2012: 22.9%
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

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Electricity (12%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.46%
Here: 32.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents30.9%14.0%9.4%6.3%6.2%
Congregations34.9%4.7%10.5%8.1%5.8%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)General Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesOther
Adherents5.8%3.8%3.5%2.7%17.3%
Congregations2.3%3.5%1.2%3.5%25.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$200
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$230
Totals for Government 0$0 8$430

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $44,000 ($158.27)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($35.97)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($28.78)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($14.39)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($7.19)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,000 ($125.90)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($14.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($7.19)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $15,000 ($53.96)
    All Other: $9,000 ($32.37)
  • Tax - Property: $17,000 ($61.15)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $24,000 ($86.33)

4.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.53%
Ohio average:

5.31%

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:
from Muskingum County, OH  0.61% ($25,340 average AGI)
from Noble County, OH  0.39% ($26,150)
from Tuscarawas County, OH  0.28% ($25,698)


5.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,806 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Ohio average:

5.79%

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:
to Muskingum County, OH  0.76% ($39,504 average AGI)
to Noble County, OH  0.53% ($23,939)
to Franklin County, OH  0.53% ($24,099)

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 drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total average daily traffic: 28,860
Total average daily truck traffic: 11,455

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, Certifier: David A Daughters
    Registrant: 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
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