For population 25 years and over in Plain City:
For population 15 years and over in Plain City village:
44 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,275 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (16.7 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (259.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Unionville Center, OH (2.1 miles ), Dublin, OH (2.6 miles ), Shawnee Hills, OH (2.8 miles ), Hilliard, OH (2.9 miles ), Milford Center, OH (3.2 miles ), Marysville, OH (3.2 miles ), Lake Darby, OH (3.2 miles ), Powell, OH (3.3 miles ).
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Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 83.27 W
Area code: 614
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Plain City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +540 (+23.6%).
Work and jobs in Plain City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Plain City, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Plain City-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Plain City village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 2/22/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the village center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Plain City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 96% 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 65.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.1 miles away from Plain City center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Madison County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Perry A. Frey - Biochemist.
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 1.84. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Plain City and their reported violations in the past:MCDONALDS RESTAURANT (Population served: 895, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:UNITED BETHEL MENNONITE CHURCH (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.7%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Plain City (based on Madison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.63%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
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7.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,180 average adjusted gross income)
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:
7.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,523 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Plain City fatal accident list:
Sep 4, 2001 09:09 PM, Lafayette-Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 28, 1999 02:00 PM, Jefferson Ave, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 16, 1980 11:07 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total average daily traffic: 21,379
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,044
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 26,359
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plain City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 96 patent applications in 2008-2014.