Tuscarawas, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 1,056 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.1%
 
Males: 524  (49.6%)
Females: 532  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 44682.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,776 (it was $35,592 in 2000)
Tuscarawas:

$50,776
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,875 (it was $15,806 in 2000)

Tuscarawas village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,500 (it was $81,300 in 2000)
Tuscarawas:

$108,500
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $136,559; Detached houses: $142,686; Townhouses or other attached units: $149,960; In 2-unit structures: $121,373; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $108,987; Mobile homes: $36,144

Median gross rent in 2013: $453.

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  • Races in Tuscarawas, OH (2010)

    Tuscarawas races chart
    • 1,04198.6%White alone
    • 50.5%Asian alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Hispanic
    • 10.09%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tuscarawas: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.4%), Irish (10.8%), English (5.5%), Italian (4.8%), United States (4.6%), Scotch-Irish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,490 people per square mile   (low).

Tuscarawas,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Tuscarawas:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tuscarawas village:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

17 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.3%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,294 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,105 (1.2%)

Tuscarawas satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (28.3 miles , pop. 80,806).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (47.2 miles , pop. 217,074).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (331.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Gnadenhutten, OH (1.7 miles ), Uhrichsville, OH (1.7 miles ), Midvale, OH (1.8 miles ), Dennison, OH (2.0 miles ), Barnhill, OH (2.1 miles ), Roswell, OH (2.5 miles ), New Philadelphia, OH (2.6 miles ), Port Washington, OH (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $165,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.40 N, Longitude: 81.40 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

Tuscarawas household income distribution Tuscarawas home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +90 (+10.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Tuscarawas, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tuscarawas-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Tuscarawas 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 57.2 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:

Tuscarawas-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 92.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 84.4 miles away from Tuscarawas 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 203.5 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 111.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 156.4 miles away from Tuscarawas center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 204.5 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).
Tuscarawas topographic map

Birthplace of: Whitey Moore - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Tuscarawas:

  • BEACON POINTE REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • TWIN CITY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • CSS MEREDITH HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • EMBER COMPLETE CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • CHARITY NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DENNISON, OH)
  • DOVE NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; UHRICHSVILLE, OH)
  • SCHOENBRUNN HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tuscarawas:

  • Malone University (about 30 miles; Canton, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,201)
  • Kent State University at Stark (about 33 miles; Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 3,259)
  • Stark State College (about 33 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 7,707)
  • Muskingum University (about 33 miles; New Concord, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Walsh University (about 34 miles; North Canton, OH; FT enrollment: 2,553)
  • University of Mount Union (about 39 miles; Alliance, OH; FT enrollment: 2,302)
  • The College of Wooster (about 40 miles; Wooster, OH; FT enrollment: 2,112)

Public elementary/middle school in Tuscarawas:

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Notable location: Warwick Township Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Tuscarawas: Tuscarawas Memorial Community 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 2013 was 68.7. This is about average.

City:

68.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Tuscarawas 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tuscarawas:

41.1%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.6%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Tuscarawas:

32.5
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tuscarawas:

22.6%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.5%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tuscarawas:

6.5
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

57.1%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

46.1%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Tuscarawas:

82.9%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tuscarawas, OH Residents
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
Financial Administration 0$0 3$1,407
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$3,611
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$500
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$2,168
Streets and Highways 1$2,699$32,3880$0
Water Supply 1$3,673$44,0760$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$325
Totals for Government 2$6,372$38,23217$8,011

Tuscarawas government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $5,000 ($4.73)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $74,000 ($70.08)
    Sewerage: $62,000 ($58.71)
    Financial Administration: $50,000 ($47.35)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($33.14)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($33.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($25.57)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($14.20)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($5.68)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.95)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($9.47)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($1.89)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $146,000 ($138.26)

Tuscarawas government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $87,000 ($82.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $40,000 ($37.88)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($17.05)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($19.89)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($9.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($93.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($30.30)
    General Support: $29,000 ($27.46)
    Housing & Community Development: $7,000 ($6.63)
    Health & Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.95)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $55,000 ($52.08)
    Property: $38,000 ($35.98)

Tuscarawas government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $5,000 ($4.73)

Tuscarawas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $227,000 ($214.96)

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 Tuscarawas:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBTC (1540 AM; daytime; 0 kW; UHRICHSVILLE, OH; Owner: TUSEARAWAS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJER (1450 AM; 1 kW; DOVER-NEW PHILADELPH, OH; Owner: WJER RADIO, INC.)
  • WHBC (1480 AM; 15 kW; CANTON, OH; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCW (1060 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CANTON, OH)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WHLO (640 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tuscarawas:

  • 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.)
  • WOFN (88.7 FM; BEACH CITY, OH; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP.)
  • WOUC-FM (89.1 FM; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WKRJ (91.5 FM; NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKDD (98.1 FM; CANTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WTNS-FM (99.3 FM; COSHOCTON, OH; Owner: COSHOCTON BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZKL (92.5 FM; ALLIANCE, OH; Owner: D. A. PETERSON, INC.)
  • WILE-FM (97.7 FM; BYESVILLE, OH; Owner: AVC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKLM (95.3 FM; MILLERSBURG, OH; Owner: WKLM RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tuscarawas:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WDLI (Channel 17; CANTON, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Tuscarawas fatal accident list:

Feb 8, 1992 07:15 AM, 39, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 23, 1992 06:45 AM, 21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 6, 1991 08:37 PM, 212, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 2,012Total average daily traffic
  • 2,793Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.398611 Lon: -81.403917, Call Sign: WQGU975
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2007, Expiration Date: 04/23/2017, Certifier: Randall CadleRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, N3211 County Rd H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 248-3000

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tuscarawas)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 1
Most common first names in Tuscarawas, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1376.5 years
Mary1385.8 years
Charles1277.1 years
Robert1170.0 years
Donald869.2 years
James867.2 years
Dorothy673.3 years
William676.2 years
Earl668.2 years
Harold570.6 years
Most common last names in Tuscarawas, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Reichman1174.7 years
Myers967.0 years
Roth979.7 years
Keffer782.5 years
Meese575.2 years
Crites564.0 years
Stull475.8 years
Vanlehn478.8 years
Kohler469.3 years
Eckhardt483.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Tuscarawas compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
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