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Clark County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2016: 134,786 (76% urban, 24% rural); it was 144,742 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 25,873
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 12,096
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 40,490
Renter-occupied apartments: 17,275 (it was 16,158 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

32%

Land area: 400 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 337 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clark County: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (23.3%), Educational, health and social services (22.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (21.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Clark County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (84.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (8.3%)
  • Two or more races (3.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years
Males: 64,502  (47.9%)
Females: 70,284  (52.1%)
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Clark County,OH real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Clark County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,811 ($40,340 in 1999)

This county:

$46,811
Ohio:

$52,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $566 (lower quartile is $454, upper quartile is $678)
This county:

$566
State:

$614


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $109,500 (it was $88,300 in 2000)
Clark:

$109,500
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $71,600 - $164,300

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $138,011
Here:

$138,011
State:

$180,767

Townhouses or other attached units: $110,316
Here:

$110,316
State:

$157,588

In 2-unit structures: $94,823
Here:

$94,823
State:

$135,691

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,016
Here:

$115,016
State:

$122,936

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $92,002
Here:

$92,002
State:

$140,420

Mobile homes: $26,811
Here:

$26,811
State:

$48,655
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $983
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $376

Institutionalized population: 1,426

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 15
  • Robberies: 17
  • Assaults: 33
  • Burglaries: 520
  • Thefts: 1330
  • Auto thefts: 129

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 23
  • Robberies: 28
  • Assaults: 35
  • Burglaries: 601
  • Thefts: 1367
  • Auto thefts: 165
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 191 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2008: 74 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2009: 69 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 53 buildings, average cost: $183,600
  • 2011: 52 buildings, average cost: $172,200
  • 2012: 39 buildings, average cost: $231,100
  • 2013: 34 buildings, average cost: $216,700
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $214,600
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,697 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,387 (1.5%)

Clark County household income distribution in 2013 Clark County home values distribution in 2013 Clark County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.6%
Clark County:

15.6%
Ohio:

14.6%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.7% for Black residents, 28.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.7% for American Indian residents, 4.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 33.5% for other race residents, 35.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.9 years old
(Males: 41.3 years old, Females: 42.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.1 years old, Black residents: 41.7 years old, American Indian residents: 34.7 years old, Asian residents: 63.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.2 years old, Other race residents: 24.5 years old)

Area name: Springfield, OH MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clark County is $466 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $561 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $725 a month.

Cities in this county include: Springfield, Northridge, New Carlisle, Park Layne, Enon, Green Meadows, South Charleston, Holiday Valley, Crystal Lakes, South Vienna.

Clark 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
43010Catawba13.23.23.23.2  3.202.234.88
45319Donnelsville926.60.26.53.238.02123.453.301.287.03
45323Enon23667.10.19.785.6411.23114.776.253.0011.00
45341Medway123750.10.130.3712.0894.15310.0113.605.4826.65
45344New Carlisle370150.10.111.856.2317.05143.847.103.0513.35
45349North Hampton95.81.63.523.281.3738.823.202.454.25
45368South Charleston6335.80.25.082.536.32124.354.101.086.63
45369South Vienna6821.30.25.223.45.0496.523.751.606.30
45372Tremont City1637.50.28.444.989.35110.796.302.607.70
45501Springfield3388.10.123.678.4530.22127.659.501.9524.20
45502Springfield47369.808.294.3310.08121.594.902.209.60
45503Springfield65110607.514.588.32110.85.102.509.90
45504Springfield439730.15.843.586.88117.873.902.187.18
45505Springfield31287.70.17.274.419.23127.084.952.509.40
45506Springfield19347.10.26.554.236.96106.154.602.308.28

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

2012 air pollution in Clark County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.4 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.002 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Brooke County, West Virginia , Christian County, Illinois , Daviess County, Missouri , Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania , Morgan County , Scott County, Illinois .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 7,419
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,545 (57.3% naturalized citizens)

Clark County:

1.9%
Whole state:

4.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 4322010 or later
  • 8772000 to 2009
  • 4951990 to 1999
  • 4251980 to 1989
  • 2071970 to 1979
  • 627Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.5%

Clark County marital status for males Clark County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 45,314
  • One, attached: 3,222
  • Two: 2,843
  • 3 or 4: 1,826
  • 5 to 9: 2,534
  • 10 to 19: 1,484
  • 20 to 49: 584
  • 50 or more: 1,047
  • Mobile homes: 2,178

Housing units in Clark County with a mortgage: 20,037 (926 second mortgage, 1,565 home equity loan, 237 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 14,822

Here:

58.8% with mortgage
State:

63.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clark County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,482109
Mainline Protestant12,86352
Catholic9,1306
Other1,5088
Black Protestant1,2818
Orthodox2251
None94,844-
Clark 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: 22
Clark County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
This county:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Clark County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 42
This county:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clark County:

11.4%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

30.0%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.8%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Clark County:

Average size of farms: 219 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $93,796
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $411.48
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 36.13%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,694
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 81.61%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.60%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $78,700
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.08%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.67
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.80%
Corn for grain: 56314 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3843 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 65474 harvested acres
Vegetables: 494 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 42 acres

Earthquake activity:

Clark County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 118.9 miles away from Clark County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.4 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, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 240.2 miles away from the county 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 210.1 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 181.7 miles away from Clark County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 123.0 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 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 Wind Storm associated with Tropical Depression Ike, Incident Period: September 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1805: October 24, 2008, FEMA Id: 1805, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tropical Depression, Wind
  • 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 Snow, Incident Period: December 22, 2004 to December 24, 2004, Emergency Declared EM-3198: January 11, 2005, FEMA Id: 3198, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Ohio Blizzards and Snowstorms, Incident Period: January 26, 1978, Emergency Declared EM-3055: January 26, 1978, FEMA Id: 3055, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Blizzard
  • Ohio TORNADOES, Incident Period: April 04, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-421: April 04, 1974, FEMA Id: 421, Natural disaster type: Tornado

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (30%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (5%)
  • India (4%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Philippines (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clark County


  • German (18%)
  • American (16%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (8%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Clark County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 40,291 (82.6%)
  • Carpooled: 4,387 (9.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 368 (0.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 263 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 521 (1.1%)
  • Walked: 1,162 (2.4%)
  • Worked at home: 1,761 (3.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,693 people in nursing homes
  • 1,269 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 235 people in other group homes
  • 190 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 185 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 111 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 94 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 72 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 29 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 18 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 5 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

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

  • 1,152 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,144 people in college/university student housing
  • 201 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 111 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 71 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 35 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 26 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 22 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 16 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,310.

3.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Ohio average:

4.72%


0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($221 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.02%
Ohio average:

0.03%

2.80% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($22,573 average AGI)
1.08% relocated from other states ($9,381 average AGI)
Clark County:

1.08%
Ohio average:

1.60%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, OH  0.62% ($32,302 average AGI)
from Greene County, OH  0.50% ($33,177)
from Champaign County, OH  0.47% ($28,504)
from Franklin County, OH  0.32% ($28,347)
from Madison County, OH  0.16% ($35,229)
from Miami County, OH  0.13% ($32,580)
from Logan County, OH  0.05% ($36,321)


4.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,169 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Ohio average:

5.14%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($315 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.04%
Ohio average:

0.04%

3.04% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($21,472 average AGI)
1.43% relocated to other states ($11,381 average AGI)
Clark County:

1.43%
Ohio average:

2.02%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, OH  0.76% ($29,214 average AGI)
to Greene County, OH  0.57% ($38,037)
to Franklin County, OH  0.43% ($26,908)
to Champaign County, OH  0.38% ($32,274)
to Miami County, OH  0.17% ($35,196)
to Madison County, OH  0.11% ($31,328)
to Hamilton County, OH  0.07% ($23,833)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in Clark County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Clark County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Clark County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clark County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Clark County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 25,132 (21,092 aged, 4,040 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,886 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Clark County, Ohio in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (2,061)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,787)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,635)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1,189)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (1,007)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (946)
  • Unspecified dementia (685)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (595)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (574)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (487)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.4
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,833
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 254
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 54,941

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,205
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,133
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 17

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 53.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 29.1
  • Other - 24.0

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 119.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 64.1
  • Suffocation - 28.1
  • Poisoning - 22.0
  • Other - 5.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 134,786
  • In family households: 105,356 (17,027 male householders, 17,721 female householders)
    23,643 spouses, 36,037 children (32,277 natural, 1,280 adopted, 2,480 stepchildren), 3,530 grandchildren, 885 brothers or sisters, 1,238 parents, 1,505 other relatives, 3,770 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 26,117 (9,613 male householders (6,990 living alone)), 10,187 female householders (8,438 living alone)), 6,317 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,313

Size of family households: 16,835 2-persons, 7,632 3-persons, 5,370 4-persons, 3,338 5-persons, 1,286 6-persons, 287 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 15,428 1-person, 3,809 2-persons, 333 3-persons, 130 4-persons, 100 7-or-more-persons.

15,364 married couples with children.
11,205 single-parent households (2,884 men, 8,321 women).

96.0% of residents of Clark speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $887,001,000 ($6,220 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $76,716,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $413,467,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $195,995,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,893,000
Federal grants: $194,752,000
Federal procurement contracts: $26,048,000 ($18,432,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $48,847,000 ($31,261,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,543,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $83,767,000
Federal Government insurance: $78,975,000

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

Births: 9,634
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 8,706
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +170
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -3,273
Here -23 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Clark County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 18.95 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.5

Year house built in Clark County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 4752010 to 2013
  • 3,7022000 to 2009
  • 4,1831990 to 1999
  • 3,1091980 to 1989
  • 8,7211970 to 1979
  • 9,2801960 to 1969
  • 10,8841950 to 1959
  • 4,8591940 to 1949
  • 15,8191939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clark County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clark County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 01 room
  • 912 rooms
  • 1593 rooms
  • 3,4554 rooms
  • 7,4595 rooms
  • 9,2676 rooms
  • 5,8497 rooms
  • 4,5218 rooms
  • 4,0589+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clark County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 3421 room
  • 5852 rooms
  • 1,8893 rooms
  • 4,8784 rooms
  • 5,0765 rooms
  • 3,3526 rooms
  • 2,1297 rooms
  • 7068 rooms
  • 7329+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clark County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clark County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 91no bedroom
  • 6801 bedroom
  • 7,7152 bedrooms
  • 19,6433 bedrooms
  • 6,0064 bedrooms
  • 7245+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clark County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 436no bedroom
  • 3,6401 bedroom
  • 7,0592 bedrooms
  • 6,9123 bedrooms
  • 1,1244 bedrooms
  • 5185+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 988no vehicle
  • 8,7921 vehicle
  • 14,2812 vehicles
  • 7,8693 vehicles
  • 2,0794 vehicles
  • 8505+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Clark County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Clark County population
  • 3,661no vehicle
  • 8,8221 vehicle
  • 5,5102 vehicles
  • 1,0963 vehicles
  • 5224 vehicles
  • 785+ vehicles

82.2% of Clark County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in Ohio.

Clark County:

82.2%
State average:

85.0%

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

  • This state: 106,984
  • Other state: 24,472
  • Northeast: 4,639
  • Midwest: 5,333
  • South: 12,406
  • West: 2,094
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clark County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.7%Utility gas
  • 14.1%Electricity
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.9%Utility gas
  • 26.7%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 951
Here:

7.0%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 564
Here:

7.7%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,691
Here:

40.8%
Ohio:

23.5%

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

Clark County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,590,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $6,578,000
    Water Utilities: $2,716,000
    Sewerage: $1,044,000
    Regular Highways: $1,032,000
    Health - Other: $582,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $33,755,000
    Health - Other: $22,484,000
    Police Protection: $13,371,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,522,000
    General - Other: $7,059,000
    Regular Highways: $6,640,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,769,000
    Financial Administration: $4,493,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $3,407,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,030,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,432,000
    Sewerage: $2,225,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,541,000
    Water Utilities: $1,292,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,048,000
    Corrections - Other: $882,000
    Housing and Community Development: $652,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $620,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $620,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,062,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General - Other: $513,000
    Financial Administration: $72,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $426,000
    Health - Other: $328,000
    General - Other: $265,000
    Financial Administration: $57,000
    Central Staff Services: $24,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $57,113,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $49,000

Clark County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $19,126,000
    Sewerage: $4,479,000
    Solid Waste Management: $880,000
    Regular Highways: $73,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,606,000
    Housing and Community Development: $364,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,024,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,197,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,016,000
    Special Assessments: $46,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,914,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $19,115,000
    Health and Hospitals: $13,668,000
    All Other: $10,287,000
    Highways: $7,235,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,730,000
    Water Utilities: $2,080,000
    Sewerage: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,321,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,560,000
    Other License: $440,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $205,000

Clark County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $41,690,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $40,655,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,275,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,102,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,173,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,035,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $12,730,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $12,720,000

Clark County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,107,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $41,181,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 3,406
  • Number of aged recipients: 131
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 3,275
  • Number of recipients under 18: 566
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 2,418
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 422
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,036
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,561
Clark County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Clark County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 43 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED596$103,831391$100,7672,203$122,333170$35,8123$410,333165$65,82419$70,316
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED36$86,88929$124,517213$118,62434$29,2650$07$71,0007$45,286
APPLICATIONS DENIED87$87,60978$79,410882$115,687153$24,9610$061$51,57417$60,588
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN62$108,30633$116,606436$125,33916$55,2500$020$73,9504$64,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$79,0009$99,00068$127,6323$17,0000$05$74,2002$12,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 36 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED73$121,04183$154,8670$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED28$134,85732$144,4381$98,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$113,1439$138,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$112,5008$175,3750$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$134,7502$140,5000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans
Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value
Most common first names in Clark County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1,76379.0 years
John1,58674.6 years
William1,45174.3 years
Robert1,41072.0 years
James1,22071.8 years
Charles1,18274.8 years
Helen79079.8 years
George72676.0 years
Dorothy66678.8 years
Ruth60580.3 years
Most common last names in Clark County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith72475.4 years
Miller51676.8 years
Johnson39174.3 years
Jones37475.2 years
Davis35274.6 years
Williams34374.2 years
Brown33973.3 years
Wilson26976.2 years
Baker22675.6 years
Thompson20876.9 years
Businesses in Clark County, OH
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Lane Bryant1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Advance Auto Parts4LensCrafters1
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza3
American Eagle Outfitters1Long John Silver's3
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's3Macy's1
Ashley Furniture1Marriott2
AutoZone2Marshalls1
Bath & Body Works1MasterBrand Cabinets7
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's7
Blockbuster1Meijer1
Buffalo Wild Wings2Motherhood Maternity1
Burger King2Nike10
CVS4OfficeMax1
Carson Pirie Scott1Old Navy1
Catherines1Olive Garden1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chipotle1Panera Bread1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Papa John's Pizza3
Cold Stone Creamery1Payless2
Comfort Suites1Penske2
Cracker Barrel1PetSmart1
Cricket Wireless5Pizza Hut3
Curves3Quality1
DHL1RadioShack2
Dairy Queen3Ramada1
Days Inn1Red Lobster1
Deb1Red Roof Inn1
Domino's Pizza2Rite Aid5
Famous Footwear1Rue211
FedEx8SONIC Drive-In1
Finish Line1Sears2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel2
GNC3Steak 'n Shake1
GameStop2Subway8
Goodwill3Super 81
H&R Block5T-Mobile3
Hardee's1T.G.I. Driday's1
Hilton1Taco Bell4
Hobby Lobby1Target1
Home Depot1Tim Hortons2
Honda1Toys"R"Us1
Hot Topic1True Value1
Hyundai1U-Haul5
JCPenney1UPS18
Jones New York1Vans1
Journeys1Verizon Wireless1
KFC3Victoria's Secret1
Kincaid1Volkswagen1
Kmart2Walgreens3
Knights Inn1Walmart2
Kohl's1Wendy's4
Kroger5White Castle1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1

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