For population 25 years and over in West Alexandria:
For population 15 years and over in West Alexandria village:
15 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,384 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dayton, OH (18.0 miles , pop. 166,179).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cincinnati, OH (42.1 miles , pop. 331,285).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (219.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Eaton, OH (2.3 miles ), Gratis, OH (2.6 miles ), Lewisburg, OH (2.7 miles ), Farmersville, OH (2.7 miles ), New Lebanon, OH (2.7 miles ), Brookville, OH (3.0 miles ), Camden, OH (3.2 miles ), West Elkton, OH (3.3 miles) .
Latitude: 39.74 N, Longitude: 84.53 W
Area code: 937
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in West Alexandria detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -61 (-4.2%).
Work and jobs in West Alexandria: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Alexandria, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
West Alexandria-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/25/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the West Alexandria village center injured 7 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 26.9 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:West Alexandria-area historical earthquake activity is below Ohio state average. It is 93% 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 55.5 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 68.0 miles away from West Alexandria center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Preble County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.2%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 63.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.7% for two or more races residents)
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West Alexandria compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in West Alexandria (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for West Alexandria (based on Preble County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.33%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
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5.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,157 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:
6.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,120 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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West Alexandria fatal accident list:
Feb 24, 2008 06:18 PM, Sr-503, Lexington-Salem-Rd, Lat: 39.760083, Lon: -84.534111, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in West Alexandria)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Alexandria)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2014.