Prospect, Ohio

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Population in 2019: 1,058 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.2%
 
Males: 537  (50.8%)
Females: 521  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

38.4 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip codes: 43342.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,397 (it was $46,316 in 2000)
Prospect:

$58,397
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $33,438 (it was $20,324 in 2000)

Prospect village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $149,743 (it was $85,200 in 2000)
Prospect:

$149,743
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $153,823; detached houses: $153,226

Median gross rent in 2019: $940.

March 2019 cost of living index in Prospect: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.0%
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  • Races in Prospect, OH (2019)
    • 1,01593.4%White alone
    • 363.3%Two or more races
    • 262.4%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Black alone

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Prospect, Ohio as of September 30, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Prospect is 385 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (21.3%), German (19.5%), English (10.1%), Irish (5.3%), Scottish (5.1%), Italian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 905 feet

Land area: 0.72 square miles.

Population density: 1,459 people per square mile   (low).

Prospect, Ohio map

12 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.1%
Ohio:

4.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,695 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,937 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (33.5 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (252.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Radnor, OH (2.2 miles ),
Green Camp, OH (2.4 miles ),
Waldo, OH (2.4 miles ),
Richwood, OH (2.5 miles ),
Magnetic Springs, OH (2.8 miles ),
Marion, OH (3.1 miles ),
New Bloomington, OH (3.4 miles ),
Delaware, OH (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.45 N, Longitude: 83.19 W

Area code: 740

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Prospect, OH residents
Average permit cost in Prospect, OH
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.2%
Ohio:

5.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+6.7%).
Most common industries in Prospect, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.0%)
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.3%)
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Prospect, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (11.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Prospect, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Prospect, Ohio average temperatures Prospect, Ohio average precipitation Prospect, Ohio humidity Prospect, Ohio wind speed Prospect, Ohio snowfall Prospect, Ohio sunshine Prospect, Ohio clear and cloudy days

Prospect, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 33.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

5.6

Tornado activity:

Prospect-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.8 miles away from the Prospect village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 11/10/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused $530,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prospect-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 160.6 miles away from Prospect 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 162.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 132.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 331.8 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) earthquake occurred 286.5 miles away from Prospect 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 Marion County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Prospect:

  • FMC - HEART OF OHIO DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)
  • HEARTLAND OF MARION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)
  • MARION GENERAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)
  • AMERICAN NURSING CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)
  • MARION MANOR NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)
  • MARION GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MARION, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prospect:

  • Otterbein University (about 27 miles; Westerville, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,933)
  • Ohio State University-Main Campus (about 33 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 50,395)
  • Ohio Dominican University (about 35 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 2,045)
  • Columbus State Community College (about 35 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 24,488)
  • Franklin University (about 36 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,736)
  • Capital University (about 37 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • DeVry University-Ohio (about 38 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,896)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Battle Run Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Patton Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

NEW WHITE SWAN RESTAURANT PWS (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2008), St Boil Water Order (FEB-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

67.1%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.7%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Banks with branches in Prospect (2011 data):

  • The Park National Bank: 1807 Prospect Branch at 105 North Main Street, branch established on 1955/04/25. Info updated 2008/09/29: Bank assets: $6,281.7 mil, Deposits: $4,611.6 mil, headquarters in Newark, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices, Holding Company: Park National Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Prospect:

Marital status in Prospect, OH
  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

For population 25 years and over in Prospect:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Ohio average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Prospect, OH (based on Marion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,32838
Evangelical Protestant7,22949
Catholic2,5001
Other5663
Black Protestant5044
None46,374-
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: 12
Marion County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Marion County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
This county:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Marion County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Marion County:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

10.9%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.3%
State:

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

6.8%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

62.6%
Ohio:

50.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Prospect:

66.0%
Ohio:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Prospect:

27.3
Ohio:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

13.3%
Ohio:

20.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Prospect:

6.9
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.6%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Prospect:

70.0%
Ohio:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Prospect:

82.5%
Ohio:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Prospect, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Electric Power 1$4,429$53,1480$0
Financial Administration 1$3,100$37,2001$673
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$8,106
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$1,616
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$2,498
Totals for Government 3$10,186$40,74415$12,894

Prospect government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $320,000 ($302.46)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $998,000 ($943.29)
    Sewerage: $220,000 ($207.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $149,000 ($140.83)
    Financial Administration: $107,000 ($101.13)
    Regular Highways: $65,000 ($61.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $46,000 ($43.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($4.73)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $294,000 ($277.88)

Prospect government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $247,000 ($233.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $159,000 ($150.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($24.57)
    Other: $6,000 ($5.67)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($4.73)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($4.73)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($0.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.95)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $872,000 ($824.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $31,000 ($29.30)
  • Tax - Property: $161,000 ($152.17)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $35,000 ($33.08)
    Other License: $20,000 ($18.90)
    Other Selective Sales: $17,000 ($16.07)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.95)

Prospect government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $133,000 ($125.71)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $133,000 ($125.71)

Prospect government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,126,000 ($1064.27)

4.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
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 Delaware County, OH  0.60% ($44,142 average AGI)
from Franklin County, OH  0.50% ($36,405)
from Morrow County, OH  0.47% ($31,018)


4.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,336 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
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 Delaware County, OH  0.67% ($41,962 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.60% ($40,496)
to Morrow County, OH  0.55% ($30,465)

Businesses in Prospect, OH

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Prospect:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WDLR (1550 AM; 4 kW; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: THE FIFTEEN FIFTY CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMRN (1490 AM; 1 kW; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prospect:

  • WODB (107.9 FM; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJZK (104.3 FM; RICHWOOD, OH; Owner: SCANTLAND BROADCASTING LTD)
  • WMRN-FM (106.9 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDIF (94.3 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W257AB (99.3 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: GAP, INC.)
  • WSNY (94.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W201AK (88.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSU-FM (89.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZX (99.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBNS-FM (97.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIO OHIO, INC.)
  • WXMG (98.9 FM; UPPER ARLINGTON, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WCOL-FM (92.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOSB (91.1 FM; MARION, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLVQ (96.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WUFM (88.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: SPIRIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WVXG (95.1 FM; MOUNT GILEAD, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WPKO-FM (98.3 FM; BELLEFONTAINE, OH; Owner: V-TECK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEGE (103.9 FM; WESTERVILLE, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Prospect:

  • WOCB-LP (Channel 39; MARION, OH; Owner: CENTRAL OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WXCB-LP (Channel 42; DELAWARE, OH; Owner: CENTRAL OHIO ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS)
  • WCMH-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTTE (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: COLUMBUS (WTTE-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W54AF (Channel 54; BUCYRUS, OH; Owner: CRAWFORD BROADCASTING. COMPANY, INC.)
  • WINJ-LP (Channel 8; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP OF CHURCHES)
  • WCPX-LP (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCLL-LP (Channel 19; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: JONATHAN W. OWENS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 43.9mTotal length
  • 23,543Total average daily traffic
  • 3,009Total average daily truck traffic
  • 32,678Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Prospect, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Prospect, OH

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Prospect)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 300 East Water Stret (Lat: 40.450889 Lon: -83.186861), Call Sign: WQM652,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8200 MHz, 33.8600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/23/1995, Expiration Date: 09/19/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2000, Registrant: Battle Run Fire District, 209 Battle St, Prospect, OH 43342, Phone: (614) 494-2355
  • 1748 Prospect Mt Vernon Rd W (Lat: 40.452000 Lon: -83.148528), Call Sign: KNER708, Licensee ID: L00076178,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.825 MHz, Grant Date: 11/26/2002, Expiration Date: 02/22/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2013, Registrant: Isler, Don:isler, William Dba Isler Farms, 6653 Smeltzer Rd, Prospect, OH 43342
  • Sw Cor Greenville & Upper Sandusky Rd (Lat: 40.466722 Lon: -83.194361), Call Sign: KQO398,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.900 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/2000, Expiration Date: 05/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004, Registrant: Northwood Stone & Asphalt Co, 1558 Cr Rd 105, Belle Center, OH 43310, Phone: (513) 464-3833
  • Lat: 40.461639 Lon: -83.199472, Call Sign: WQVF800,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.525 MHz, 159.660 MHz, 159.540 MHz, 159.765 MHz, 160.065 MHz, 159.870 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2015, Expiration Date: 01/29/2025, Certifier: Marcie Fisher, Registrant: Bender Communications, 1541 Harding Hwy E, Marion, OH 43302, Phone: (740) 382-0000, Email:
  • 150 Railroad St (Lat: 40.456611 Lon: -83.179167), Type: Mast, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WRDK509,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.320 MHz, 161.325 MHz, 161.340 MHz, 160.785 MHz, Grant Date: 05/20/2019, Expiration Date: 05/20/2029, Certifier: Shantrice L Cruse-Scott, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr. S, 4th Flr, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 490-3009, Fax: (904) 490-3093, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Prospect)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Prospect)

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 19. The highest number of fire incidents - 31 took place in 2007, and the least - 6 in 2016. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Prospect, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.9%), and Outside Fires (31.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Prospect, OH
    • 19057.9%Structure Fires
    • 10431.7%Outside Fires
    • 319.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prospect, OH
Most common first names in Prospect, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2675.3 years
Charles2272.5 years
Mary2080.1 years
Robert2071.8 years
William1975.7 years
Donald1673.2 years
Dorothy1384.1 years
Ruth1381.2 years
James1373.0 years
Paul1168.6 years
Most common last names in Prospect, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lauer1175.3 years
Gast1184.9 years
Isler1085.4 years
Hoch885.5 years
Fox774.5 years
Seiter779.1 years
Almendinger779.5 years
Griffith783.1 years
Smith779.8 years
Thomas775.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Prospect, OH
  • 88.0%Utility gas
  • 10.6%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Prospect, OH
  • 74.6%Utility gas
  • 25.4%Electricity


Prospect 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.
  • House age above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Alan Hughes (3)
  • Kevin S. Schnipke (2)
  • Kevin Scott Schnipke (1)
  • Thomas J. Lambers (1)
  • Stephen E. Crump (1)
  • Alan J. Hughes (1)

Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2022.