Painesville, Ohio

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Population in 2019: 19,886 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.6%
 
Males: 10,109  (50.8%)
Females: 9,777  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

30.8 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip codes: 44077.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,149 (it was $34,842 in 2000)
Painesville:

$49,149
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,580 (it was $15,391 in 2000)

Painesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $108,458 (it was $91,400 in 2000)
Painesville:

$108,458
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $139,008; detached houses: $141,092; townhouses or other attached units: $95,966; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $81,591; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $112,795

Median gross rent in 2019: $764.

March 2019 cost of living index in Painesville: 93.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.2%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.1% for Black residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.8% for other race residents, 28.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Painesville, OH (2019)
    • 10,55653.0%White alone
    • 5,56428.0%Hispanic
    • 3,01315.1%Black alone
    • 8274.2%Two or more races
    • 1660.8%Asian alone
    • 380.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 55 registered sex offenders living in Painesville, Ohio as of January 17, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Painesville is 358 to 1.


Crime rates in Painesville by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(26.9)
13
(68.1)
8
(40.9)
12
(61.4)
7
(35.6)
12
(59.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
14
(75.4)
11
(57.6)
22
(112.4)
29
(148.4)
32
(162.8)
19
(94.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(64.6)
11
(57.6)
25
(127.7)
12
(61.4)
6
(30.5)
17
(84.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
105
(565.5)
100
(524.0)
142
(725.3)
126
(644.6)
138
(702.1)
72
(359.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
220
(1,185)
252
(1,320)
380
(1,941)
303
(1,550)
362
(1,842)
289
(1,443)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(80.8)
12
(62.9)
15
(76.6)
12
(61.4)
9
(45.8)
9
(44.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
9
(47.2)
2
(10.2)
5
(25.6)
3
(15.3)
2
(10.0)
City-Data.com crime index150.5177.8226.5217.9209.9199.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Painesville, OH

Crime rate in Painesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Ohio average:

1.98
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Ancestries: Italian (5.7%), Irish (4.5%), German (4.4%), American (3.5%), Polish (2.2%), English (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1962

Elevation: 677 feet

Land area: 5.98 square miles.

Population density: 3,327 people per square mile   (average).

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2,774 residents are foreign born (12.1% Latin America).

This city:

14.0%
Ohio:

4.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,984 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,111 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mentor, OH (5.2 miles , pop. 50,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cleveland, OH (27.4 miles , pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (331.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Grand River, OH (1.4 miles ),
Fairport Harbor, OH (1.5 miles ),
Mentor, OH (2.3 miles ),
Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH (2.4 miles ),
Perry, OH (2.5 miles ),
Kirtland Hills, OH (2.6 miles ),
North Perry, OH (2.9 miles ),
Willoughby, OH (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 41.72 N, Longitude: 81.25 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,211 (-6.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,543 (17.3%)

Area code: 440

Distribution of median household income in Painesville, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Painesville, OH in 2019
Painesville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $61,600
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $72,900
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $84,300
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $81,400
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $86,800
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2003: 37 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2004: 145 buildings, average cost: $113,100
  • 2005: 111 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2006: 124 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2007: 95 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2008: 66 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2009: 44 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2010: 49 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2011: 24 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2012: 28 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $170,600
  • 2014: 17 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2015: 39 buildings, average cost: $171,500
  • 2016: 22 buildings, average cost: $166,300
  • 2017: 56 buildings, average cost: $174,200
  • 2018: 46 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2019: 22 buildings, average cost: $130,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Painesville, OH residents
Average permit cost in Painesville, OH
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Ohio:

5.2%
Historical population in Painesville, OH
Historical housing units in Painesville, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +1,840 (+11.7%).
Most common industries in Painesville, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Machinery (4.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.5%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Painesville, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Painesville, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Painesville, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.1. This is about average.

City:

71.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.486. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.486
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 17.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 5.72. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Painesville-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the Painesville city center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 379 people.

Earthquake activity:

Painesville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 55% 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 47.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 9.6 miles away from Painesville center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 317.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/2019 at 14:50:45, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, Depth: 1.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 11.1 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 282.1 miles away from Painesville center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.6 miles away from Painesville 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 Lake County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Painesville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Painesville:

  • GARFIELD MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (70 NORMANDY DR)
  • HOMESTEAD I (164 LIBERTY ST)
  • HOMESTEAD II (60 WOOD ST)
  • IVY HOUSE CARE CTR (308 S STATE ST)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-LAKEMED (70 NORMANDY DR)
  • SKILLED NRSG AND REHAB UNIT OF LAKE EAST (10 E WASHINGTON ST)
  • COMMUNITY DIALYSIS CENTER (1233 MENTOR AVENUE)
  • HOME CARE OF LAKE COUNTY, INC (270 MAIN STREET, SUITE 250)

Airports and heliports located in Painesville:

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Operable nuclear power plant near Painesville:

  • 9 miles: Perry 1 in North Perry, OH.

College/University in Painesville:

  • Lake Erie College (Full-time enrollment: 1,105; Location: 391 W Washington St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lec.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Painesville:

  • Lakeland Community College (about 9 miles; Kirtland, OH; Full-time enrollment: 6,170)
  • John Carroll University (about 22 miles; University Heights, OH; FT enrollment: 3,546)
  • Case Western Reserve University (about 24 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 7,034)
  • Cleveland State University (about 27 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 14,161)
  • Cuyahoga Community College District (about 27 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 20,271)
  • Baldwin Wallace University (about 40 miles; Berea, OH; FT enrollment: 3,699)
  • Kent State University at Kent (about 41 miles; Kent, OH; FT enrollment: 25,431)

Public high schools in Painesville:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Painesville:

Private elementary/middle school in Painesville:

  • OUR SHEPHERD LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 144, Location: 508 MENTOR AVE, Grades: KG-8)
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Library in Painesville:

  • MORLEY LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,009,798; Location: 184 PHELPS ST.; 157,890 books; 23,479 e-books; 13,815 audio materials; 12,835 video materials; 4,463 local licensed databases; 266 state licensed databases; 4,463 other licensed databases; 5,325 print serial subscriptions; 161 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • United Church of Christ, Mentor Ave.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Painesville: Inner Crib Light (A), Casement Golf Course (B), Painesville Industrial Park (C), Lake County Courthouse (D), South Hall (E), Saint Johns Home (F), Ritter Hall (G), Murray Library (H), Lincoln Commons (I), Lake County Jail (J), Helen Rockwell Morley Memorial Music Hall (K), Garfield Center (L), Painesville City Fire Department (M), College Hall (N), Bentley Building (O), Avery Hall (P), Painesville City Hall (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: New Market Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Painesville include: Church of the Word (A), First Congregational Church (B), Mount Olive Baptist Church (C), Union Congregational Church (D), Zion Lutheran Church (E), Union Pentecostal United Holy Church of America (F), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H), Church of the Nazarene (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Red Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Painesville: Victoria Place Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Aquarium Fantasy (Aquariums; 1657 Mentor Ave), Automatic Music (Amusement & Theme Parks; 8120 Auburn Road).

Hotel: Andover Courtyard Apartments (145 Newell Street Apt 104).

Court: Latourette Steve Congrsmn (1 Victoria Square).

Birthplace of: Paul John Hallinan - Catholic bishop, James Hobart Ford - Union Army general, Jason Short - 2005 NFL player (Philadelphia Eagles, born: Jul 15, 1978), Joe Loth - Football player and coach, Robert H. Abel - Novelist, Chris Jacquemain - College football player (Akron Zips), J. William Stanton - Politician, Larry Foust - Basketball player, Mark Kent - College basketball player (Valparaiso Crusaders), Paul Ryczek - Football player.

Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Painesville and their reported violations in the past:

WINDRUSH HOLLOW-CAMP (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LEROY COMMUNITY CHAPEL CORNERSTONE PWS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WINDRUSH HOLLOW-CONCESSION (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-19-2007)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.7%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Painesville in 2010:

  • 392 people in college/university student housing
  • 295 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 113 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Painesville in 2000:

  • 299 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 202 people in nursing homes
  • 160 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 72 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 36 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 35 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with most branches in Painesville (2011 data):

  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Painesville West Branch, Painesville Branch, Perry Branch. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation
  • Dollar Bank, Federal Savings Bank: Painesville Branch at 33 South Saint Clair St, branch established on 2010/03/01; Painesville Branch at 1209 Mentor Ave, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $6,350.8 mil, Deposits: $4,971.8 mil, headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 62 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Painesville Square Branch at 30 South Park Place, branch established on 1984/01/01; Painesville West Branch at 1655 Mentor Avenue, branch established on 1968/01/19. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • The Huntington National Bank: Painesville Park Branch at 58 South Park Place, branch established on 1999/02/16. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • KeyBank National Association: Painesville Branch at 8 North State Street, branch established on 1974/06/15. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Painesville Branch at 40 West Erie Street, branch established on 1980/02/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Northwest Savings Bank: Richmond Branch at 70 Richmond Street, branch established on 1999/09/23. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Painesville Giant Eagle Branch at 1201 Mentor Avenue, branch established on 2000/07/06. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association: Crile Lake County Branch at 7595 Crile Road, branch established on 2006/04/27. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,362.1 mil, Deposits: $1,167.2 mil, headquarters in Lakewood, OH, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 18 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Painesville:

Marital status in Painesville, OH
  • Never married: 43.7%
  • Now married: 38.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

For population 25 years and over in Painesville:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Ohio average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Painesville
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Painesville, OH (based on Lake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic80,86916
Evangelical Protestant15,59888
Mainline Protestant14,75740
Other1,71516
Black Protestant5526
Orthodox2161
None116,334-
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: 32
Lake County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Lake County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 72
This county:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 172
This county:

7.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.4%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.7%
State:

50.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.6%
Ohio:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Ohio:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Painesville:

22.0%
Ohio:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.4%
Ohio:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Painesville:

31.3%
Ohio:

34.3%

General health condition:
Painesville:

53.9%
State:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.3%
Ohio:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Painesville, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 53$325,900$73,7890$0
Police Protection - Officers 36$231,214$77,0710$0
Firefighters 25$174,980$83,9905$4,829
Streets and Highways 21$111,907$63,9470$0
Water Supply 21$119,510$68,2911$755
Judicial and Legal 20$76,930$46,15820$20,062
Other Government Administration 18$68,971$45,9810$0
Parks and Recreation 14$70,051$60,0440$0
Sewerage 13$96,961$89,5020$0
Other and Unallocable 12$50,548$50,5482$3,911
Financial Administration 9$44,933$59,9110$0
Police - Other 7$35,422$60,7234$2,267
Correction 2$10,211$61,2660$0
Fire - Other 1$8,931$107,1722$4,446
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$6,395$76,7401$1,917
Totals for Government 253$1,432,864$67,96235$38,187

Painesville government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,409,000 ($221.71)
    Electric Utilities: $3,796,000 ($190.89)
    Water Utilities: $1,146,000 ($57.63)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $21,238,000 ($1067.99)
    Sewerage: $4,488,000 ($225.69)
    Police Protection: $4,440,000 ($223.27)
    Water Utilities: $4,006,000 ($201.45)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,246,000 ($163.23)
    Central Staff Services: $1,697,000 ($85.34)
    Regular Highways: $1,464,000 ($73.62)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,400,000 ($70.40)
    General - Other: $1,355,000 ($68.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $675,000 ($33.94)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $455,000 ($22.88)
    Financial Administration: $391,000 ($19.66)
    Corrections - Other: $383,000 ($19.26)
    Parking Facilities: $205,000 ($10.31)
    Health - Other: $147,000 ($7.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $146,000 ($7.34)
    General Public Buildings: $55,000 ($2.77)
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000 ($1.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.10)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $107,000 ($5.38)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $218,000 ($10.96)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($2.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $620,000 ($31.18)
    Sewerage: $545,000 ($27.41)
    Regular Highways: $465,000 ($23.38)
    Central Staff Services: $175,000 ($8.80)
    Police Protection: $169,000 ($8.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000 ($7.64)
    General Public Building: $115,000 ($5.78)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $80,000 ($4.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000 ($3.97)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $22,119,000 ($1112.29)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $73,000 ($3.67)

Painesville government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,049,000 ($203.61)
    Other: $599,000 ($30.12)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $112,000 ($5.63)
    Parking Facilities: $42,000 ($2.11)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($1.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($0.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $724,000 ($36.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,181,000 ($109.68)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,086,000 ($104.90)
    General Revenue - Other: $680,000 ($34.19)
    Special Assessments: $112,000 ($5.63)
    Sale of Property: $43,000 ($2.16)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $23,308,000 ($1172.08)
    Water Utilities: $4,843,000 ($243.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,497,000 ($75.28)
    Highways: $951,000 ($47.82)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $9,021,000 ($453.64)
    Property: $1,360,000 ($68.39)
    Other License: $428,000 ($21.52)
    Motor Vehicle License: $44,000 ($2.21)
    Death and Gift: $42,000 ($2.11)
    Other: $20,000 ($1.01)

Painesville government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,537,000 ($228.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,281,000 ($164.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,256,000 ($63.16)

Painesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,750,000 ($88.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,358,000 ($2280.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $345,000 ($17.35)

4.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,852 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
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 Cuyahoga County, OH  2.02% ($47,882 average AGI)
from Geauga County, OH  0.39% ($56,808)
from Ashtabula County, OH  0.39% ($40,426)


4.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,342 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Cuyahoga County, OH  1.59% ($45,708 average AGI)
to Geauga County, OH  0.41% ($74,374)
to Ashtabula County, OH  0.33% ($34,138)
Businesses in Painesville, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1McDonald's2
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Rite Aid1
Baskin-Robbins1Subaru1
Burger King1Subway4
CVS3Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1The Room Place1
Domino's Pizza1True Value1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul5
FedEx5UPS8
GNC1Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
KFC1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA2
MasterBrand Cabinets4

Strongest AM radio stations in Painesville:

  • WBKC (1460 AM; 1 kW; PAINESVILLE, OH)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFUN (970 AM; 5 kW; ASHTABULA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWMK (1260 AM; 10 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WATJ (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CHARDON, OH)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WELW (1330 AM; 1 kW; WILLOUGHBY, OH)

Strongest FM radio stations in Painesville:

  • WKSV (89.1 FM; THOMPSON, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WENZ (107.9 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKKY (104.7 FM; GENEVA, OH; Owner: MUSIC X-PRESS B/CNG CORP. OF NE OHIO)
  • WMJI (105.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WQAL (104.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFHM-FM (95.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMVX (106.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTM (92.3 FM; CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCVJ (90.9 FM; JEFFERSON, OH; Owner: AGAPE SCHOOL, INC.)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WKHR (91.5 FM; BAINBRIDGE, OH; Owner: KENSTON LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WREO-FM (97.1 FM; ASHTABULA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCU (88.7 FM; UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY)
  • WMMS (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCRF-FM (103.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WZOO-FM (102.5 FM; EDGEWOOD, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRUW-FM (91.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Painesville:

  • WXOX-LP (Channel 65; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W53AX (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WKYC-TV (Channel 3; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WKYC-TV, INC.)
  • WOIO (Channel 19; SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WBNX-TV (Channel 55; AKRON, OH; Owner: WINSTON BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W51BI (Channel 51; KIRTLAND, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRAP-CA (Channel 32; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEWS-TV (Channel 5; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W35AX (Channel 35; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WQHS-TV (Channel 61; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: UNIVISION CLEVELAND LLC)
  • W63CT (Channel 63; EASTLAKE, ETC., OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WUAB (Channel 43; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WJW (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WJW LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVIZ (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Painesville: Howell B. Treat.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Painesville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 90Number of bridges
  • 1,191ft / 363mTotal length
  • $3,854,000Total costs
  • 1,156,516Total average daily traffic
  • 95,114Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,035,542Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Painesville, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 641960-1969
  • 51980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Painesville, OH
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Painesville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 107 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Painesville, OH)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (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: 144 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Painesville)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Painesville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED90$116,00337$103,078153$108,0048$50,8492$802,00019$56,4170$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$117,8251$55,35021$98,1342$61,4650$03$60,3030$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$152,13611$86,40585$111,80123$21,7321$180,00011$65,3861$100,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$104,6867$146,24134$115,5193$35,6670$02$53,6051$45,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$251,0500$06$104,7521$29,0000$01$92,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2042.00 , 2043.00, 2044.00, 2045.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$106,4473$186,807
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$195,0433$122,600
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$216,4603$91,590
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2042.00 , 2043.00, 2044.00, 2045.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Painesville, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Painesville, OH - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 115. The highest number of reported fires - 152 took place in 2007, and the least - 59 in 2013. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Painesville, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (69.6%), and Outside Fires (21.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Painesville, OH
    • 1,36069.6%Structure Fires
    • 41021.0%Outside Fires
    • 1759.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 90.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Painesville, OH
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Painesville, OH
  • 89.8%Utility gas
  • 9.0%Electricity
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Painesville, OH
  • 72.8%Utility gas
  • 25.7%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Painesville compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.

Painesville on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most recent year of entry for the foreign-born population (2,000+ people)+"
  • #31 (44077) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Hungarian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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Total of 283 patent applications in 2008-2022.