Stony Prairie, Ohio

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Population in 2010: 1,284.
Population change since 2000: +53.6%
Males: 748  (58.3%)
Females: 536  (41.7%)
Median resident age:

48.4 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 43420.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,192 (it was $39,569 in 2000)
Stony Prairie:

$52,192
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,129 (it was $16,871 in 2000)

Stony Prairie CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,559 (it was $66,600 in 2000)
Stony Prairie:

$95,559
OH:

$144,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $670.

March 2019 cost of living index in Stony Prairie: 76.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.2%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.6% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Stony Prairie, OH (2010)
    • 96775.3%White alone
    • 23718.5%Hispanic
    • 493.8%Black alone
    • 241.9%Two or more races
    • 70.5%Asian alone

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

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Ancestries: German (19.9%), American (11.4%), Irish (8.5%), Italian (7.7%), English (3.4%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.54 square miles.

Population density: 833 people per square mile   (low).

Stony Prairie, Ohio map

92 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America, 2.0% Europe).

This place:

7.3%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,235 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $994 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Toledo, OH (31.1 miles , pop. 313,619).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (236.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fremont, OH (1.3 miles ),
Ballville, OH (1.3 miles ),
Lindsey, OH (2.5 miles ),
Hessville, OH (2.5 miles ),
Wightmans Grove, OH (2.7 miles),
Helena, OH (2.7 miles ),
Old Fort, OH (2.8 miles),
Burgoon, OH (2.8 miles)

Latitude: 41.35 N, Longitude: 83.15 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 419

Distribution of median household income in Stony Prairie, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Stony Prairie, OH in 2017
Stony Prairie satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Ohio:

4.1%
Most common industries in Stony Prairie, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (12.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (12.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (19.2%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (11.2%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.9%)
  • Food (7.5%)
  • Truck transportation (7.5%)
  • Warehousing & storage (7.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (12.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (10.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
Most common occupations in Stony Prairie, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (10.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Engineers (7.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)

Average climate in Stony Prairie, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Stony Prairie-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Stony Prairie place center killed 18 people and injured 236 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 tornado 33.6 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stony Prairie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 85% 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 143.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 104.5 miles away from the city 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 221.6 miles away from Stony Prairie center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from Stony Prairie 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) earthquake occurred 128.0 miles away from Stony Prairie 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, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 321.5 miles away from Stony Prairie 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 Sandusky County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stony Prairie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Stony Prairie:

  • BETHESDA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; FREMONT, OH)
  • PARKVIEW CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; FREMONT, OH)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; FREMONT, OH)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; FREMONT, OH)
  • AMERICARE HOME HEALTH OF FREMONT (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; FREMONT, OH)
  • VALLEY VIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; FREMONT, OH)
  • FREMONT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; FREMONT, OH)

Amtrak station near Stony Prairie:

  • 20 miles: FOSTORIA (500 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Stony Prairie:

  • 12 miles: Davis-Besse in Oak Harbor, OH.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stony Prairie:

  • Terra State Community College (about 1 miles; Fremont, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,119)
  • Tiffin University (about 17 miles; Tiffin, OH; FT enrollment: 4,927)
  • Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (about 26 miles; Bowling Green, OH; FT enrollment: 16,357)
  • Owens Community College (about 26 miles; Perrysburg, OH; FT enrollment: 9,416)
  • University of Toledo (about 33 miles; Toledo, OH; FT enrollment: 18,409)
  • The University of Findlay (about 34 miles; Findlay, OH; FT enrollment: 3,649)
  • Monroe County Community College (about 43 miles; Monroe, MI; FT enrollment: 2,553)

Public elementary/middle school in Stony Prairie:

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Church in Stony Prairie: Saint Casimir Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Sandusky County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

65.9%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.5%
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: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Stony Prairie:

Marital status in Stony Prairie, OH
  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Stony Prairie:

  • High school or higher: 74.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Stony Prairie
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Stony Prairie, OH (based on Sandusky County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,3966
Mainline Protestant10,23534
Evangelical Protestant5,64236
Other3483
Black Protestant2702
None32,053-
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
Sandusky County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Sandusky County:

4.43 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Sandusky County:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sandusky County:

29.7%
Ohio:

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

14.8%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Stony Prairie:

51.5%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Stony Prairie:

48.5%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Stony Prairie:

28.6
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.6%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Stony Prairie:

11.3%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Stony Prairie:

6.9
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Stony Prairie:

35.5%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

56.5%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Stony Prairie:

77.4%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Stony Prairie, OH Residents

5.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
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 Seneca County, OH  0.69% ($36,954 average AGI)
from Huron County, OH  0.62% ($43,580)
from Erie County, OH  0.55% ($37,626)


5.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,757 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
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 Seneca County, OH  0.73% ($34,400 average AGI)
to Huron County, OH  0.62% ($36,019)
to Ottawa County, OH  0.54% ($41,434)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stony Prairie:

  • WFRO (900 AM; 1 kW; FREMONT, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, 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)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WSPD (1370 AM; 5 kW; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTOD (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stony Prairie:

  • W201AX (88.1 FM; FREMONT, OH; Owner: SIDE BY SIDE, INC.)
  • WJZE (97.3 FM; OAK HARBOR, OH; Owner: RASP BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WXKR (94.5 FM; PORT CLINTON, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFRO-FM (99.1 FM; FREMONT, OH; Owner: BAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGGN (97.7 FM; CASTALIA, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WIMX (95.7 FM; GIBSONBURG, OH; Owner: RIVERSIDE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WGTE-FM (91.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WCKY-FM (103.7 FM; TIFFIN, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRVF (101.5 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMJK (100.9 FM; CLYDE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHVT (90.5 FM; CLYDE, OH; Owner: CLYDE EDUCATIONAL B/CING FOUNDATION)
  • WNRR (92.1 FM; BELLEVUE, OH; Owner: BELLEVUE COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WIOT (104.7 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKKO (99.9 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVKS (92.5 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W202AW (88.3 FM; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRQN (93.5 FM; BOWLING GREEN, OH; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPCO-LP (105.7 FM; FREMONT, OH; Owner: FREMONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Stony Prairie:

  • W21BF (Channel 21; FREMONT, OH; Owner: TV 21, INC.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGGN-TV (Channel 52; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • W22CO (Channel 22; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WBGU-TV (Channel 27; BOWLING GREEN, OH; Owner: BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLQP-LP (Channel 18; LIMA, OH; Owner: METRO VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WBTL-LP (Channel 34; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WNGT-LP (Channel 48; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: L & M VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)

Stony Prairie fatal accident list:

Dec 31, 2015 03:41 AM, Cr-6 Hayes Rd, Cr-156 Tucker Rd, Lat: 41.342106, Lon: -83.150639, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 2, 2009 02:25 PM, 6, 150, Lat: 41.342342, Lon: -83.153544, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 8, 2005 09:42 PM, Us-6, Lat: 41.344600, Lon: -83.167490, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 2001 11:03 PM, Sr-53, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 6, 2001 12:35 AM, Sr-53, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 11, 1999 06:18 PM, Sr-53, Lat: 41.366448, Lon: -83.160088, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 13, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 164ft / 50.3mTotal length
  • 98,537Total average daily traffic
  • 16,016Total average daily truck traffic
  • 88,258Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Stony Prairie, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 121950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Stony Prairie, OH
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Stony Prairie, OH
  • 87.1%Utility gas
  • 11.4%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Stony Prairie, OH
  • 63.4%Utility gas
  • 36.6%Electricity


Stony Prairie compared to Ohio state average:

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