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Adams County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2019: 27,856 (11% urban, 89% rural); it was 27,330 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,673
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,273
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,761
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,201 (it was 2,740 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%

Land area: 584 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 48 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Adams County: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (26.7%), Manufacturing (15.7%), Retail trade (15.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 9%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Adams County, OH (2019)
    • 27,12698.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2981.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1370.5%Two or more races
    • 1000.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 80.03%Asian alone
    • 50.02%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 40.01%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

42.2 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years
Males: 13,873  (49.8%)
Females: 13,983  (50.2%)
Average household size:
Adams County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,487 ($29,315 in 1999)
This county:

$40,487
Ohio:

$58,642

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $421 (lower quartile is $311, upper quartile is $503)
This county:

$421
State:

$662


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $113,611 (it was $65,100 in 2000)
Adams:

$113,611
Ohio:

$157,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,618 - $185,595
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,079
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $392

Institutionalized population: 245

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 135
  • Thefts: 218
  • Auto thefts: 31

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 48
  • Thefts: 63
  • Auto thefts: 11
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $35,700
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $35,700
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $156,400
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,800
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2018: 16 buildings, average cost: $201,700
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $93,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Adams, OH residents
Average permit cost in Adams, OH
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,233 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $840 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Adams, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Adams, OH in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Adams, OH in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.3%
Adams County:

19.3%
Ohio:

13.1%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.7% for Black residents, 2.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.8% for other race residents, 34.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.2 years old
(Males: 42.3 years old, Females: 42.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.2 years old, Black residents: 57.1 years old, American Indian residents: 60.1 years old, Asian residents: 44.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.6 years old, Other race residents: 14.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Adams County is $425 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $666 a month.

Cities in this county include: West Union, Manchester, Peebles, Seaman, Winchester, Bentonville, Cherry Fork.

Adams County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
45105Bentonville31.91.31.531.510.3220.961.401.231.53
45144Manchester716.80.66.063.875.9598.283.502.185.78
45616Blue Creek68.71.66.275.552.5640.876.403.807.45
45650Lynx235.435.435.435.40035.4018.0535.40
45660Peebles5142.50.25.481.439.27169.261.100.207.45
45679Seaman116.90.73.953.391.9148.364.002.455.00
45693West Union74.80.11.560.781.71110.040.700.182.15
45697Winchester113.70.11.771.271.1464.171.900.582.35

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

2018 air pollution in Adams County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 6.3 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.000 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Lake County, California , Kanawha County, West Virginia , Lane County, Kansas , Logan County, Kansas , Riley County, Kansas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.2%
Ohio:

5.2%

Unemployment by year in Adams, OH
County total employment by year in Adams, OH
County average yearly wages by year in Adams, OH

Current college students: 550
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 141 (61.5% naturalized citizens)

Adams County:

0.5%
Whole state:

4.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 372010 or later
  • 192000 to 2009
  • 311990 to 1999
  • 71980 to 1989
  • 31970 to 1979
  • 25Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 59.9%

Adams County marital status for males Adams County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,919
  • One, attached: 62
  • Two: 186
  • 3 or 4: 117
  • 5 to 9: 410
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 to 49: 73
  • 50 or more: 3
  • Mobile homes: 3,041
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 83

Housing units in Adams County with a mortgage: 4,031 (86 second mortgage, 441 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,637

Here:

57.1% with mortgage
State:

62.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Adams County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,46456
Mainline Protestant1,67925
Catholic5002
Other3221
None21,585-
Adams County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Adams County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Adams County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

5.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Adams County:

10.8%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

29.3%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.5%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Adams County:

Average size of farms: 150 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,501
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $164.27
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.63%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 49.24%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $12,275
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 31.89%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.14%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,465
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.74%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.57
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 10.79%
Corn for grain: 8119 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2228 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 18829 harvested acres
Vegetables: 80 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 73 acres

Earthquake activity:

Adams County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 27% greater 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 50.4 miles away from Adams County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 308.6 miles away from the county 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) earthquake occurred 238.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 210.4 miles away from Adams County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 238.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Ohio Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4507, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Flooding, And Landslides, Incident Period: February 5, 2019 - February 13, 2019, FEMA Id: 4424, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 14, 2018 - February 25, 2018, FEMA Id: 4360, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 02, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4077: August 20, 2012, FEMA Id: 4077, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 2011 to May 15, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4002: July 13, 2011, FEMA Id: 4002, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3250: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3250, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Ohio Severe Winter Storms, Flooding and Mudslides, Incident Period: December 22, 2004 to February 01, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1580: February 15, 2005, FEMA Id: 1580, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • Ohio Tornadoes, Flooding, Severe Storms, and High Winds, Incident Period: July 21, 2003 to August 25, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1484: August 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 1484, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Ohio Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 14, 2003 to March 18, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1453: March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: 1453, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Ohio Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: February 18, 2000 to March 02, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1321: March 07, 2000, FEMA Id: 1321, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Adams County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Adams

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,959 (79.3%)
  • Carpooled: 779 (10.4%)
  • Bus: 109 (1.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 68 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 128 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 463 (6.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Other Eastern Europe (16%)
  • Brazil (16%)
  • England (15%)
  • Saudi Arabia (11%)
  • Cuba (9%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Ireland (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Adams County


  • American (52%)
  • German (10%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Adams County, Ohio in 2000:

  • 206 people in nursing homes
  • 67 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 52 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Adams County, Ohio in 2010:

  • 194 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 75 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 51 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 18 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,893.

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,570 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Ohio average:

5.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.61% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($28,756 average AGI)
0.79% relocated from other states ($5,813 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.79%
Ohio average:

1.73%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Brown County, OH  0.70% ($35,500 average AGI)
from Clermont County, OH  0.49% ($48,267)
from Scioto County, OH  0.44% ($33,725)
from Highland County, OH  0.40% ($27,000)
from Hamilton County, OH  0.26% ($46,125)
from Pike County, OH  0.24% ($29,045)


4.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Ohio average:

5.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.46% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($24,597 average AGI)
0.86% relocated to other states ($7,825 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.86%
Ohio average:

2.01%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brown County, OH  0.90% ($34,354 average AGI)
to Clermont County, OH  0.59% ($29,611)
to Highland County, OH  0.55% ($27,160)
to Scioto County, OH  0.30% ($32,926)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Births per 1000 population in Adams County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Adams County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Adams County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Adams County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Adams County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Adams County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Adams County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Adams County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Adams County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,245 (3,960 aged, 1,285 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 423 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Adams County, Ohio in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (541)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (504)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (375)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (359)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (104)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (103)
  • Unspecified dementia (101)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (99)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (76)
  • Congestive heart failure (48)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.52
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,972
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 88
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 48,032

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,262
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 935
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 14
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 220.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 138.5
  • Other - 82.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,856
  • Male householders: 5,458 (1,213 living alone), Female householders: 5,337 (1,634 living alone)
  • 5,052 spouses (5,032 opposite-sex spouses), 739 unmarried partners, (695 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 8,184 children (7,474 natural, 154 adopted, 569 stepchildren), 1,001 grandchildren, 136 brothers or sisters, 182 parents, 0 foster children, 544 other relatives, 848 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 382

Size of family households: 3,231 2-persons, 1,525 3-persons, 1,679 4-persons, 600 5-persons, 154 6-persons, 190 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,848 1-person, 489 2-persons, 36 4-persons, 12 6-persons.

3,510 married couples with children.
2,180 single-parent households (764 men, 1,416 women).

97.9% of residents of Adams speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (41% speak English very well, 54% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $212,015,000 ($7,466 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,687,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $74,187,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,225,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,193,000
Federal grants: $92,052,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,570,000 ($1,310,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,788,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $480,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $16,430,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,670,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,987
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,568
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +16
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +726
Here +26 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Adams County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.87 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Adams County, Ohio
  • Year house built in Adams County, Ohio
  • 2132014 or later
  • 2542010 to 2013
  • 1,7672000 to 2009
  • 2,2291990 to 1999
  • 2,1381980 to 1989
  • 2,0011970 to 1979
  • 8021960 to 1969
  • 7631950 to 1959
  • 4521940 to 1949
  • 2,3521939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Adams County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Adams County, Ohio
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Adams County, Ohio
  • 291 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 6694 rooms
  • 1,5315 rooms
  • 1,8896 rooms
  • 1,2947 rooms
  • 9788 rooms
  • 1,1039+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Adams County, Ohio
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Adams County, Ohio
  • 211 room
  • 1662 rooms
  • 3523 rooms
  • 7824 rooms
  • 7705 rooms
  • 5436 rooms
  • 3547 rooms
  • 1018 rooms
  • 359+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Adams County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Adams County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Adams County, Ohio
  • 29no bedroom
  • 2951 bedroom
  • 1,5142 bedrooms
  • 4,2073 bedrooms
  • 1,1874 bedrooms
  • 3985+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Adams County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Adams County, Ohio
  • 21no bedroom
  • 5721 bedroom
  • 1,0682 bedrooms
  • 1,1543 bedrooms
  • 2874 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Adams County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Adams County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Adams County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 401no vehicle
  • 1,3691 vehicle
  • 2,5202 vehicles
  • 2,1583 vehicles
  • 7154 vehicles
  • 4855+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Adams County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Adams County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 520no vehicle
  • 1,5661 vehicle
  • 7552 vehicles
  • 2143 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles

89.3% of Adams County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Ohio.

Adams County:

89.3%
State average:

85.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 22,035
  • Other state: 5,533
  • Northeast: 292
  • Midwest: 761
  • South: 3,821
  • West: 666
Year householders moved into unit in Adams County, OH
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Adams County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 22.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.2%Utility gas
  • 10.6%Wood
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 73.5%Electricity
  • 8.5%Utility gas
  • 8.0%Wood
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 326
Here:

11.5%
Ohio:

13.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 230
Here:

14.4%
Ohio:

12.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 145
Here:

20.5%
Ohio:

23.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Adams County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $3,649,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $8,539,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Health - Other: $4,651,000
    Police Protection: $3,633,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,918,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,881,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,072,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $622,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $363,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $470,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $283,000
    Interest Earnings: $61,000
    Special Assessments: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,404,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,462,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $9,816,000
    Highways: $3,578,000
    Public Welfare: $741,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,130,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,653,000
    Other License: $2,000

Adams County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $3,649,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $8,539,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Health - Other: $4,651,000
    Police Protection: $3,633,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,918,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,881,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,072,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $622,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $363,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $470,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $283,000
    Interest Earnings: $61,000
    Special Assessments: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,404,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,462,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $9,816,000
    Highways: $3,578,000
    Public Welfare: $741,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,130,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,653,000
    Other License: $2,000

Adams County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $3,649,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $8,539,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Health - Other: $4,651,000
    Police Protection: $3,633,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,918,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,881,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,072,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $622,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $363,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $470,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $283,000
    Interest Earnings: $61,000
    Special Assessments: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,404,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,462,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $9,816,000
    Highways: $3,578,000
    Public Welfare: $741,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,130,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,653,000
    Other License: $2,000

Adams County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $3,649,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $8,539,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Health - Other: $4,651,000
    Police Protection: $3,633,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,918,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,881,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,072,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $622,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $363,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $470,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $283,000
    Interest Earnings: $61,000
    Special Assessments: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,404,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,462,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $9,816,000
    Highways: $3,578,000
    Public Welfare: $741,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,130,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,653,000
    Other License: $2,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,723
  • Number of aged recipients: 116
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,607
  • Number of recipients under 18: 141
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,239
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 343
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 544
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 834
Most common first names in Adams County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William22575.2 years
Mary21880.1 years
James21171.7 years
John20075.4 years
Charles15573.2 years
Robert15468.6 years
George10177.2 years
Harry8575.8 years
Anna7581.3 years
Ruth6980.9 years
Most common last names in Adams County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Grooms14277.5 years
Young8877.8 years
Jones7675.2 years
Smith7076.7 years
Davis6476.4 years
Moore6374.6 years
Johnson5973.9 years
Miller5773.5 years
Scott5379.3 years
Taylor4873.9 years
Businesses in Adams County, OH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Chevrolet1McDonald's3
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1

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