For population 25 years and over in West Liberty:
For population 15 years and over in West Liberty village:
22 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,407 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, OH (22.8 miles , pop. 65,358).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (44.4 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (232.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Valley Hi, OH (2.4 miles ), Zanesfield, OH (2.7 miles ), Bellefontaine, OH (2.7 miles ), De Graff, OH (3.0 miles ), Urbana, OH (3.1 miles ), North Lewisburg, OH (3.3 miles ), Quincy, OH (3.4 miles ), Huntsville, OH (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.25 N, Longitude: 83.76 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 Liberty detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +167 (+10.1%).
Work and jobs in West Liberty: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Liberty, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
West Liberty-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 112% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the West Liberty village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:West Liberty-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 37.8 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 79.9 miles away from West Liberty center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.4 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).
Birthplace of: Benjamin Piatt Runkle - Civil War Union officer.
Hospitals/medical centers near West Liberty:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Liberty:
Public high school in West Liberty:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in West Liberty and their reported violations in the past:OAK CREST CAMP (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MAD RIVER FARM MARKET PWS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in West Liberty that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.4%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
246 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in West Liberty in 2010:
12 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children in 2000
West Liberty compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in West Liberty (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for West Liberty (based on Logan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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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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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 12,376
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,156
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in West Liberty)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:6
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Liberty)
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in West Liberty)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in West Liberty, OH
Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2014.