Roswell, Ohio

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Population in 2013: 221 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.9%
Males: 121  (54.9%)
Females: 100  (45.1%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 44663.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,718 (it was $27,000 in 2000)
Roswell:

$40,718
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,816 (it was $10,627 in 2000)

Roswell village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $65,978 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Roswell:

$65,978
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $109,432; Detached houses: $72,421; Mobile homes: $502,795

Median gross rent in 2013: $676.

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  • Races in Roswell, OH (2010)

    Roswell races chart
    • 21698.6%White alone
    • 10.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Roswell: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (25.5%), Italian (22.3%), United States (10.9%), English (9.1%), Russian (6.4%), Irish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 960 feet

Land area: 0.27 square miles.

Population density: 812 people per square mile   (low).

Roswell,OH real estate house value index trend

Roswell, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Roswell:

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 15.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roswell village:

  • Never married: 19.2%
  • Now married: 33.7%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 27.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $769 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $682 (1.1%)

Roswell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (22.9 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (42.3 miles , pop. 217,074).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (329.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Barnhill, OH (1.4 miles ), Midvale, OH (1.7 miles ), New Philadelphia, OH (2.3 miles ), Uhrichsville, OH (2.3 miles ), Dennison, OH (2.4 miles ), Sherrodsville, OH (2.4 miles ), Tuscarawas, OH (2.5 miles ), Leesville, OH (2.7 miles) .

Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 81.35 W

Roswell household income distribution Roswell home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -41 (-12.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (37%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Roswell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Roswell, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Roswell-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Roswell village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 51.3 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roswell-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% 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 86.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from Roswell 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 209.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 158.9 miles away from Roswell center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 210.5 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 Tuscarawas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Roswell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Roswell:

  • SCHOENBRUNN HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH)
  • CSS MEREDITH HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • EMBER COMPLETE CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • AMBERWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH)
  • BEACON POINTE REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • TWIN CITY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • CHARITY NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DENNISON, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roswell:

  • Malone University (about 25 miles; Canton, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,201)
  • Walsh University (about 28 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,553)
  • Kent State University at Stark (about 28 miles; Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 3,259)
  • Stark State College (about 28 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 7,707)
  • University of Mount Union (about 33 miles; Alliance, OH; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • The College of Wooster (about 39 miles; Wooster, OH; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • Muskingum University (about 39 miles; New Concord, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)

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Church in Roswell: Saint Elizabeth Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Elizabeth Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Roswell: John F Kennedy Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 85.3. This is about average.

City:

85.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.396. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.396
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 20.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.6%
(24.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  12.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Roswell compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Ohio average:

10.9

Roswell travel time to work - commute Roswell mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • No fuel used (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Roswell village (based on Tuscarawas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant18,90866
Evangelical Protestant17,192106
Catholic8,7505
Other5465
Black Protestant933
None47,093-
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: 16
Tuscarawas County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Tuscarawas County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Tuscarawas County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 69
Here:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.8%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tuscarawas County:

29.8%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

11.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$2,280
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$489
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$112
Totals for Government 0$0 11$2,881

3.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
Ohio average:

4.72%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Stark County, OH  0.90% ($28,397 average AGI)
from Coshocton County, OH  0.25% ($25,681)
from Harrison County, OH  0.20% ($24,946)


3.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,395 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Ohio average:

5.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Stark County, OH  0.91% ($27,556 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.24% ($26,670)
to Coshocton County, OH  0.19% ($29,437)

Strongest AM radio stations in Roswell:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJER (1450 AM; 1 kW; DOVER-NEW PHILADELPH, OH; Owner: WJER RADIO, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBTC (1540 AM; daytime; 0 kW; UHRICHSVILLE, OH; Owner: TUSEARAWAS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCW (1060 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CANTON, OH)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHLO (640 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKBN (570 AM; 5 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roswell:

  • WTUZ (99.9 FM; UHRICHSVILLE, OH; Owner: WTUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • W213AJ (90.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, ET, OH; Owner: VALLEY CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • W208AS (89.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNPQ (95.9 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: TUSCARAWAS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJER-FM (101.7 FM; DOVER, OH; Owner: WJER RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRJ (91.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKDD (98.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOFN (88.7 FM; BEACH CITY, OH; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP.)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WZKL (92.5 FM; ALLIANCE, OH; Owner: D. A. PETERSON, INC.)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXK (105.1 FM; SALEM, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WHBC-FM (94.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTNS-FM (99.3 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: COSHOCTON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRQK-FM (106.9 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W215AX (90.9 FM; CARROLLTON, OH; Owner: CARROLLTON BAPTIST TEMPLE)

TV broadcast stations around Roswell:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WDLI (Channel 17; CANTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVPX (Channel 23; AKRON, OH; Owner: PAXSON AKRON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WNEO (Channel 45; ALLIANCE, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 3,370Total average daily traffic
  • 134Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,566Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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