West Rushville, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 135 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 67  (49.8%)
Females: 68  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip code: 43150

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,798 (it was $43,125 in 2000)
West Rushville:

$51,798
OH:

$52,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,653 (it was $16,257 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,608 (it was $104,200 in 2000)
West Rushville:

$72,608
OH:

$140,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $75,865; Detached houses: $76,293

Median gross rent in 2016: $697.

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    • 12996.3%White alone
    • 43.0%Two or more races
    • 10.7%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in West Rushville: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.3%), American (12.2%), Irish (6.5%), Welsh (4.9%), Italian (2.4%), Norwegian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1015 feet

Land area: 0.06 square miles.

Population density: 2,224 people per square mile   (low).

West Rushville, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in West Rushville:

  • High school or higher: 75.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Rushville village:

  • Never married: 31.6%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.5%
Ohio:

3.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

West Rushville village:  0.5% ($570)
Ohio:  1.3% ($1,271)

West Rushville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (32.8 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (309.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rushville, OH (1.0 miles ), Bremen, OH (2.0 miles ), Pleasantville, OH (2.3 miles ), Hide-A-Way Hills, OH (2.8 miles ), Thurston, OH (2.8 miles ), Somerset, OH (2.9 miles ), Junction City, OH (2.9 miles ), Lancaster, OH (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 39.76 N, Longitude: 82.45 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 740

West Rushville household income distribution West Rushville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-0.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (22%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)

Average climate in West Rushville, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

West Rushville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the West Rushville village center injured 8 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 9/3/1970, a category F3 tornado 25.9 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Rushville-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 134.4 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 160.9 miles away from West Rushville center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 144.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 114.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 135.9 miles away from West Rushville 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 305.5 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 Fairfield County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Rushville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Rushville:

  • HEARTLAND OF FAIRFIELD (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; THORNVILLE, OH)
  • HEARTLAND-FAIRFIELD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PLEASANTVILLE, OH)
  • ALTERNACARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LANCASTER, OH)
  • REM-OHIO FAIRFIELD B (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BALTIMORE, OH)
  • FMC - HOCKING HILLS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; LANCASTER, OH)
  • HOMESTEAD CARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LANCASTER, OH)
  • FAIRFIELD MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; LANCASTER, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Rushville:

  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 22 miles; Newark, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,028)
  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 22 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,995)
  • Denison University (about 22 miles; Granville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,268)
  • Hocking College (about 26 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • Zane State College (about 27 miles; Zanesville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Ohio Christian University (about 27 miles; Circleville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • DeVry University-Ohio (about 29 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 3,896)

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Fairfield 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 63.7. This is about average.

City:

63.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.0%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  74.5%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Ohio average:

10.7

West Rushville travel time to work - commute West Rushville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for West Rushville village (based on Fairfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,74283
Catholic17,5006
Mainline Protestant17,00164
Other1,91610
None88,997-
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: 15
Fairfield County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Fairfield County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Fairfield County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

5.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.6%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfield County:

30.4%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.9%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

39.1%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.5%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.3
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

32.7%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Rushville:

13.3%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
West Rushville:

7.1
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Rushville:

29.8%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
West Rushville:

56.0%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

86.2%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Rushville, 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
Other Government Administration 7$230$3940$2,700
Totals for Government 7$230$3940$2,700

6.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
Ohio average:

4.72%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($96 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, OH  2.97% ($38,099 average AGI)
from Licking County, OH  0.40% ($35,409)
from Hocking County, OH  0.28% ($28,532)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,149 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Ohio average:

5.14%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($107 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, OH  2.77% ($35,584 average AGI)
to Licking County, OH  0.45% ($40,158)
to Hocking County, OH  0.28% ($27,910)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Rushville:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WLOH (1320 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, OH)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBNS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIOHIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTH (790 AM; 1 kW; HEATH, OH; Owner: RUNNYMEDE, INC.)
  • WLGN (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LOGAN, OH; Owner: ROGER L. HINERMAN d/b/a LOGAN BROADCASTING)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Rushville:

  • WLRY (88.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, OH; Owner: ARCANGEL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WJZA (103.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: SKYWAY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHOK-FM (95.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWJM (106.3 FM; NEW LEXINGTON, OH; Owner: PERRY COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFCB (93.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFCO (90.9 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: LANCASTER ED BROADASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WNKO (101.7 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: RUNNYMEDE, INC.)
  • W201AK (88.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSU-FM (89.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCLT-FM (100.3 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: WCLT RADIO, INC.)
  • WUFM (88.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: SPIRIT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCVZ (92.7 FM; SOUTH ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN VOICE OF CENTRAL OHIO, INC)
  • WBZX (99.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBNS-FM (97.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIO OHIO, INC.)
  • WCOL-FM (92.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXMG (98.9 FM; UPPER ARLINGTON, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WLVQ (96.3 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYBZ (107.3 FM; CROOKSVILLE, OH; Owner: Y BRIDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHIZ-FM (102.5 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WSNY (94.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: FRANKLIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Rushville:

  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WWHO (Channel 53; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTE (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: COLUMBUS (WTTE-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WSFJ-TV (Channel 51; NEWARK, OH; Owner: GUARDIAN VISION INTERNATIONAL, INC.)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCMH-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WINJ-LP (Channel 8; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP OF CHURCHES)
  • WHIZ-TV (Channel 18; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO TELEVISION SYSTEM)
  • WCLL-LP (Channel 19; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: JONATHAN W. OWENS)
  • WDEM-LP (Channel 17; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: TRIPLETT & ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (16%)

West Rushville compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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