For population 25 years and over in Rossburg:
For population 15 years and over in Rossburg village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $767 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (40.0 miles , pop. 67,430).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (60.8 miles , pop. 205,727).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (191.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: New Weston, OH (2.0 miles) , Ansonia, OH (2.2 miles ), North Star, OH (2.2 miles ), Burkettsville, OH (2.2 miles ), Yorkshire, OH (2.9 miles) , Osgood, OH (2.9 miles ), Versailles, OH (3.0 miles ), St. Henry, OH (3.1 miles ).
Latitude: 40.28 N, Longitude: 84.64 W
Area code: 937
Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-8.9%).
Work and jobs in Rossburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rossburg, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rossburg-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Rossburg village center killed 3 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 20.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rossburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 87% 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 22.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/2004 at 13:05:19, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 MW, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.6 miles away from Rossburg center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 16.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Darke County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Douglas E. Dickey - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient.
Hospitals/medical centers near Rossburg:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rossburg:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Rossburg and their reported violations in the past:JACKIES PLACE PWS (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.8%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Rossburg compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rossburg village (based on Darke County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rossburg government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Rossburg government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Rossburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
3.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,172 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:
5.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,671 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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TV broadcast stations around Rossburg:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rossburg, OH
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.