Paulding, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 3,463 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.7%
 
Males: 1,637  (47.3%)
Females: 1,826  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 45879.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,409 (it was $35,943 in 2000)
Paulding:

$47,409
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,861 (it was $17,383 in 2000)

Paulding village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $97,712 (it was $68,100 in 2000)
Paulding:

$97,712
OH:

$144,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $621.

March 2019 cost of living index in Paulding: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.3%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.1% for Black residents, 13.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.8% for other race residents, 59.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Paulding, OH (2017)
    • 3,04683.8%White alone
    • 38310.5%Hispanic
    • 762.1%Other race alone
    • 661.8%Black alone
    • 431.2%Asian alone
    • 270.7%Two or more races
    • 120.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Paulding, Ohio as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Paulding is 134 to 1.


Crime rates in Paulding by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(29.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(29.5)
3
(89.8)
1
(30.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(29.5)
1
(29.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(147.5)
3
(89.8)
4
(120.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(84.1)
1
(28.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(472.0)
14
(418.9)
12
(360.3)
7
(194.0)
15
(420.4)
15
(426.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(59.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)122.4109.846.87.853.519.0

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City-data.com crime index in Paulding, OH

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
Ohio average:

2.00
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Ancestries: German (33.1%), American (20.2%), Irish (5.8%), Italian (2.9%), English (2.4%), French (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 723 feet

Land area: 2.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,519 people per square mile   (low).

Paulding, Ohio map

163 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 0.7% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This village:

4.5%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,229 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $977 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (28.7 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (167.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Latty, OH (1.9 miles),
Broughton, OH (2.1 miles),
Cecil, OH (2.3 miles ),
Haviland, OH (2.9 miles),
Antwerp, OH (2.9 miles ),
Payne, OH (3.0 miles ),
Melrose, OH (3.0 miles ),
Grover Hill, OH (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.14 N, Longitude: 84.58 W

Area code: 419

Distribution of median household income in Paulding, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Paulding, OH in 2017

Paulding satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $68,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $186,300
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $51,700
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Paulding, OH residents
Average permit cost in Paulding, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in Paulding, OH
Historical housing units in Paulding, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +292 (+8.8%).
Most common industries in Paulding, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.4%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (9.0%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (8.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Paulding, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)

Average climate in Paulding, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Paulding, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 53.4. This is better than average.

City:

53.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Paulding-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/10/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.9 miles away from the Paulding village center killed 4 people and injured 17 people and caused $30 million in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 27.8 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Paulding-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 43.3 miles away from Paulding 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 205.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 255.8 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 218.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 180.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 237.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Paulding County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Paulding topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Paulding:

  • PAULDING COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 1035 WEST WAYNE ST.)
  • PAULDING COUNTY HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (252 DOOLEY DRIVE, SUITE A)
  • GARDENS OF PAULDING (199 COUNTY ROAD 103)

Airports located in Paulding:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paulding:

  • Northwest State Community College (about 26 miles; Archbold, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,406)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 28 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 29 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 32 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • University of Northwestern Ohio (about 35 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 4,231)
  • James A Rhodes State College (about 41 miles; Lima, OH; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Ohio Northern University (about 48 miles; Ada, OH; FT enrollment: 2,474)

Public high school in Paulding:

Public elementary/middle schools in Paulding:

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Library in Paulding:

  • PAULDING COUNTY CARNEGIE LIBRARY (Operating income: $862,042; Location: 205 S. MAIN ST.; 45,759 books; 4,031 audio materials; 6,598 video materials; 266 state licensed databases; 125 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Paulding: Paulding County Fairgrounds (A), Paulding Emergency Medical Services (B), Paulding Fire Department (C), Paulding County Courthouse (D), Paulding County Carnegie Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Live Oak Cemetery (1), Paulding Memorial Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Paulding Upground Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Paulding include: LaFountain Park (1), Paulding Athletic Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Paulding 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 Paulding and their reported violations in the past:

WOODBRIDGE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COUNTRY INN ENHANCED LIVING CENTER (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 42 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

63.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.8%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
45 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
19 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
35 people in nursing homes in 2000
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Paulding (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: Paulding Branch at 120 North Cherry Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. 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
  • First Federal Bank of the Midwest: Paulding at 905 North Williams Street, branch established on 1997/10/14. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $2,053.2 mil, Deposits: $1,610.5 mil, headquarters in Defiance, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Pauling Banking Center Branch at Jackson And Main Streets, branch established on 1980/12/26. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $6,663.4 mil, Deposits: $5,754.9 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancorp
  • The State Bank and Trust Company: Paulding Banking Center Branch at Main And Caroline Streets, branch established on 1979/09/24. Info updated 2009/01/05: Bank assets: $624.9 mil, Deposits: $521.1 mil, headquarters in Defiance, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Rurban Financial Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Paulding:

Marital status in Paulding, OH
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Paulding:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Paulding
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Paulding, OH (based on Paulding County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,5324
Mainline Protestant2,96717
Evangelical Protestant2,74921
Other21
None9,364-
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: 5
This county:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Paulding County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Paulding County:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
This county:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

10.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.7%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

6.9%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.6%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.7%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.9%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Paulding:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Paulding:

34.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Paulding:

54.7%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Paulding:

77.4%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Paulding, 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
Streets and Highways 8$39,134$58,7011$712
Police Protection - Officers 6$25,400$50,8006$3,620
Financial Administration 5$23,547$56,5130$0
Water Supply 5$25,972$62,3330$0
Police - Other 2$5,717$34,3020$0
Other Government Administration 2$14,145$84,8709$6,422
Firefighters 0$0 21$6,297
Correction 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 20$6,889
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$4,160
Totals for Government 28$133,915$57,39258$28,100

Paulding government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $10,000 ($2.89)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $347,000 ($100.20)
    Police Protection: $340,000 ($98.18)
    Sewerage: $328,000 ($94.72)
    General - Other: $203,000 ($58.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000 ($46.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $117,000 ($33.79)
    Regular Highways: $87,000 ($25.12)
    Central Staff Services: $85,000 ($24.55)
    Health - Other: $62,000 ($17.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $50,000 ($14.44)
    Financial Administration: $32,000 ($9.24)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $23,000 ($6.64)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000 ($2.60)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($0.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($20.50)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $39,000 ($11.26)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($7.22)
    Other - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($2.89)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $112,000 ($32.34)
    Sewerage: $60,000 ($17.33)
    General - Other: $43,000 ($12.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $204,000 ($58.91)
    Water Utilities: $123,000 ($35.52)
    General - Other: $104,000 ($30.03)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($6.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($5.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($4.33)
    Health - Other: $7,000 ($2.02)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.58)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($0.58)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $755,000 ($218.02)

Paulding government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $397,000 ($114.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $154,000 ($44.47)
    Other: $125,000 ($36.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($10.40)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($2.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $174,000 ($50.25)
    Highways: $40,000 ($11.55)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $60,000 ($17.33)
    Interest Earnings: $44,000 ($12.71)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($1.73)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $354,000 ($102.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $225,000 ($64.97)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($2.02)
    Other: $3,000 ($0.87)
  • Tax - Property: $704,000 ($203.29)
    Individual Income: $494,000 ($142.65)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,334,000 ($673.98)

4.66% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($31,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Defiance County, OH  1.35% ($25,670 average AGI)
from Van Wert County, OH  0.55% ($29,762)
from Allen County, IN  0.44% ($36,824)
Businesses in Paulding, OH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid1
Alco Stores1Subway1
Dairy Queen1True Value1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Jones New York1

Strongest AM radio stations in Paulding:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WONO (1380 AM; 5 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WONW (1280 AM; 1 kW; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFCV (1090 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paulding:

  • WKSD (99.7 FM; PAULDING, OH; Owner: FIRST FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDFM (98.1 FM; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFJZ (106.7 FM; HICKSVILLE, OH; Owner: FALLEN TIMBER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WZOM (105.7 FM; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGDE (91.9 FM; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: PUB. BR/CAST. FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WBYR (98.9 FM; VAN WERT, OH; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIMT (102.1 FM; LIMA, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJFX (107.9 FM; NEW HAVEN, IN; Owner: FORT WAYNE RADIO CORP.)
  • WLAB (88.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA DISTTRICT OF THE LUTHERAN CHURCH - MO SYNOD, INC.)
  • WQHK-FM (105.1 FM; DECATUR, IN; Owner: JAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAJI (95.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WBCL (90.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMEE (97.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLWD (93.9 FM; COLUMBUS GROVE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMLX (103.3 FM; ST. MARYS, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBNI-FM (89.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NE IN., INC.)
  • WGBE (90.9 FM; BRYAN, OH; Owner: PUBLIC B/G FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WNHT (96.3 FM; CHURUBUSCO, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBIE (91.5 FM; DELPHOS, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFWI (92.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Paulding:

  • WDFM-LP (Channel 19; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBGU-TV (Channel 27; BOWLING GREEN, OH; Owner: BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WANE-TV (Channel 15; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFFT-TV (Channel 55; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: QUOROM OF FT. WAYNE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPTA (Channel 21; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: WPTA-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WISE-TV (Channel 33; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: NVG-FORT WAYNE II, LLC)
  • WLMO-LP (Channel 65; LIMA, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WFWA (Channel 39; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: FORT WAYNE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WINM (Channel 63; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WTLW (Channel 44; LIMA, OH; Owner: AMERICAN CHRISTIAN TELEVISION SERVICES, INC.)
  • W66BD (Channel 53; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TELEVISION)
  • WOHL-CA (Channel 25; LIMA, OH; Owner: TV-67, INC.)
  • W45AG (Channel 45; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRAN STAR, INC.)
Paulding fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Paulding fatal accident list:

Nov 21, 2013 04:44 PM, Sr-613, Lat: 41.091494, Lon: -84.605803, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 12, 2006 08:43 PM, Us-127, Lat: 41.150090, Lon: -84.581030, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 2003 04:09 PM, N Dix St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 138ft / 42.1mTotal length
  • $257,000Total costs
  • 9,463Total average daily traffic
  • 1,063Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,134Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Paulding, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Paulding, OH
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Paulding)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Paulding, OH)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Paulding)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Paulding)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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 32. The highest number of fires - 47 took place in 2012, and the least - 15 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Paulding, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (54.3%), and Outside Fires (29.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Paulding, OH
    • 29154.3%Structure Fires
    • 15929.7%Outside Fires
    • 8215.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 40.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paulding, OH
Most common first names in Paulding, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5380.1 years
John4376.4 years
Charles3571.6 years
Robert3367.1 years
George2777.9 years
William2671.1 years
James2672.6 years
Dorothy2481.7 years
Helen2482.0 years
Harry2278.5 years
Most common last names in Paulding, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2380.5 years
Smith2381.0 years
Reinhart1578.0 years
Stoller1479.1 years
Thomas1482.0 years
Vance1273.4 years
Price1180.2 years
Wilhelm1074.4 years
Manz1081.3 years
Dangler1072.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Paulding, OH
  • 48.6%Utility gas
  • 46.2%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Paulding, OH
  • 56.9%Utility gas
  • 40.4%Electricity
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Other fuel


Paulding compared to Ohio 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Lester Benjamin Manz (7)
  • Ray A. Stoller (6)
  • Donn Edward Steffen (1)
  • Ricky Reader (1)
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  • Tony Ryan Echols (1)

Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2020.