For population 25 years and over in West Lafayette:
For population 15 years and over in West Lafayette village:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $809 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Canton, OH (41.7 miles , pop. 80,806).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Akron, OH (56.6 miles , pop. 217,074).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (327.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Plainfield, OH (2.2 miles) , Coshocton, OH (2.4 miles ), Newcomerstown, OH (2.8 miles ), Conesville, OH (3.1 miles ), Baltic, OH (3.5 miles ), Kimbolton, OH (3.5 miles) , Port Washington, OH (3.6 miles ), Stone Creek, OH (3.6 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.27 N, Longitude: 81.75 W
Area code: 740
Crime in West Lafayette (2010):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Crime in West Lafayette (2011):
Population change in the 1990s: +138 (+6.3%).
Work and jobs in West Lafayette: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Lafayette, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
West Lafayette-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the West Lafayette village center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/8/1969, a category F3 tornado 29.1 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:West Lafayette-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.2 miles away from West Lafayette center
On 1/26/1991 at 03:21:22, a magnitude 3.4 (3.2 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Coshocton County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Madison Rayne - Professional wrestler, George Ross Kirkpatrick - Pacifist.
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Airports located in West Lafayette:
Local government website: WWW.WESTLAFAYETTEVILLAGE.COM
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Lafayette:
Public high school in West Lafayette:
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Public elementary/middle schools in West Lafayette:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.71. This is significantly worse than average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in West Lafayette and their reported violations in the past:RIVERGREEN GOLF PRO SHOP PWS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RIVERGREEN GOLF COURSE CLUB HOUSE PWS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RIVER GREENS GOLFCOURSE SHELTER PWS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in West Lafayette that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 20.5%
(19.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 74.1% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in West Lafayette:
West Lafayette compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in West Lafayette (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for West Lafayette (based on Coshocton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
3.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,542 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:
4.71% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,524 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 Lafayette, Ohio:
West Lafayette fatal accident list:
Oct 31, 2003 10:27 AM, Main-St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 27, 1977 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Lafayette)
FAA Registered Aircraft:18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in West Lafayette)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Lafayette, OH
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.