For population 25 years and over in Rushsylvania:
For population 15 years and over in Rushsylvania village:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,250 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, OH (37.6 miles , pop. 65,358).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (48.5 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (229.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Belle Center, OH (2.3 miles ), Ridgeway, OH (2.5 miles ), Huntsville, OH (2.7 miles ), West Mansfield, OH (2.8 miles ), Bellefontaine, OH (2.9 miles ), Zanesfield, OH (2.9 miles ), Mount Victory, OH (3.1 miles ), Valley Hi, OH (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.46 N, Longitude: 83.67 W
Area code: 937
Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-5.1%).
Work and jobs in Rushsylvania: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rushsylvania, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rushsylvania-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Rushsylvania 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 F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.7 miles away from the village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rushsylvania-area historical earthquake activity is below Ohio state average. It is 91% 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 37.2 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 93.4 miles away from Rushsylvania center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.2 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 Logan County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rushsylvania:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rushsylvania:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.4%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Rushsylvania compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rushsylvania village (based on Logan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
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Rushsylvania government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,942 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:
6.25% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,496 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rushsylvania)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rushsylvania)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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State forum archive:
Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.