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Sandusky County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2016: 60,240 (56% urban, 44% rural); it was 61,792 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 11,762
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,104
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 17,851
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,316 (it was 5,866 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

32%

Land area: 409 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 147 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Sandusky County: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.7%), Manufacturing (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Sandusky County, OH (2017)
    • 50,66382.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,22110.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,8713.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,0941.8%Two or more races
    • 2610.4%Asian alone
    • 1020.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 420.07%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

41.5 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years
Males: 29,741  (49.4%)
Females: 30,499  (50.6%)
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Average household size:
Sandusky County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,270 ($40,584 in 1999)
This county:

$52,270
Ohio:

$54,021

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $535 (lower quartile is $411, upper quartile is $624)
This county:

$535
State:

$627


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $127,556 (it was $88,900 in 2000)
Sandusky:

$127,556
Ohio:

$144,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $81,767 - $185,742
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,048
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $410

Institutionalized population: 803
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 152 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 1998: 125 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 1999: 149 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2000: 141 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2001: 169 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2002: 171 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2003: 156 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2004: 167 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2005: 128 buildings, average cost: $127,200
  • 2006: 102 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2007: 60 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $160,300
  • 2009: 29 buildings, average cost: $202,300
  • 2010: 33 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2011: 51 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2013: 22 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2014: 20 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2015: 32 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2016: 37 buildings, average cost: $183,100
  • 2017: 48 buildings, average cost: $214,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Sandusky, OH residents
Average permit cost in Sandusky, 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 2017: $1,483 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,373 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Sandusky, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sandusky, OH in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Sandusky, OH in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.0%
Sandusky County:

12.0%
Ohio:

14.0%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.7% for Black residents, 18.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.6% for American Indian residents, 17.3% for other race residents, 32.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.5 years old
(Males: 39.4 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.5 years old, Black residents: 31.1 years old, American Indian residents: 58.4 years old, Asian residents: 48.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.6 years old, Other race residents: 34.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sandusky County is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $546 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $679 a month.

Cities in this county include: Fremont, Clyde, Ballville, Gibsonburg, Woodville, Green Springs, Stony Prairie, Lindsey, Whites Landing, Helena.

Sandusky County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
43407Burgoon45.10.12.351.222.0687.732.100.102.10
43410Clyde62116.10.112.24521.98179.65.301.8010.00
43420Fremont13526.80.14.623.213.8583.23.801.986.40
43431Gibsonburg13170.44.092.624.33105.933.101.004.28
43435Helena9111.34.113.193.1476.374.401.454.83
43442Lindsey10.80.80.80.8  0.800.951.00
43464Vickery490.23.121.134.13132.031.650.203.00
43469Woodville2046.10.16.943.889.7139.675.652.406.90

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

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Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Ohio:

4.1%

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

Current college students: 2,609
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 999 (56.5% naturalized citizens)

Sandusky County:

1.7%
Whole state:

4.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 732010 or later
  • 1572000 to 2009
  • 2651990 to 1999
  • 2321980 to 1989
  • 941970 to 1979
  • 314Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.9%

Sandusky County marital status for males Sandusky County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 20,967
  • One, attached: 414
  • Two: 1,032
  • 3 or 4: 1,168
  • 5 to 9: 647
  • 10 to 19: 256
  • 20 to 49: 366
  • 50 or more: 225
  • Mobile homes: 1,381

Housing units in Sandusky County with a mortgage: 10,315 (216 second mortgage, 1,549 home equity loan, 22 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,357

Here:

58.8% with mortgage
State:

62.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sandusky County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,3966
Mainline Protestant10,23534
Evangelical Protestant5,64236
Other3483
Black Protestant2702
None32,053-
Sandusky 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: 12
Sandusky County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Sandusky County:

4.43 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sandusky County:

10.3%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Sandusky County:

29.7%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.8%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Sandusky County:

Average size of farms: 245 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $63,647
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $264.05
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.45%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.07%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $64,855
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 87.64%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.18%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $98,998
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.90%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.47
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 18.11%
Corn for grain: 54365 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 17387 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 84190 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,673 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 322 acres

Earthquake activity:

Sandusky County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 141.9 miles away from Sandusky County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 103.3 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 222.1 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from the county center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 126.8 miles away from Sandusky 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 322.6 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, Tornadoes, Straight Line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 21, 2006 to June 23, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1651: July 02, 2006, FEMA Id: 1651, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, 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 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 Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 10, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1444: November 18, 2002, FEMA Id: 1444, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 24, 1998 to July 05, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1227: June 30, 1998, FEMA Id: 1227, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 31, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-436: May 31, 1974, FEMA Id: 436, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 27, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-377: April 27, 1973, FEMA Id: 377, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio TORNADOES, SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: July 15, 1969, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-266: July 15, 1969, FEMA Id: 266, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Sandusky County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sandusky

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 24,003 (86.3%)
  • Carpooled: 2,043 (7.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 130 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 167 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 31 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 588 (2.1%)
  • Worked at home: 842 (3.0%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (51%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • England (5%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Italy (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sandusky County


  • German (38%)
  • American (10%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Polish (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

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

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

  • 621 people in nursing homes
  • 97 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 95 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 54 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 36 people in religious group quarters
  • 26 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 25 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 23 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 3 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

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

  • 706 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 67 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 41 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 30 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 17 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,179.

5.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
Ohio average:

5.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.01% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($30,749 average AGI)
0.99% relocated from other states ($6,292 average AGI)
Sandusky County:

0.99%
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 Seneca County, OH  0.69% ($36,954 average AGI)
from Huron County, OH  0.62% ($43,580)
from Erie County, OH  0.55% ($37,626)
from Ottawa County, OH  0.54% ($35,346)
from Wood County, OH  0.45% ($37,421)
from Lucas County, OH  0.44% ($40,786)
from Franklin County, OH  0.08% ($46,050)


5.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,757 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
Ohio average:

5.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.14% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($31,024 average AGI)
1.06% relocated to other states ($8,732 average AGI)
Sandusky County:

1.06%
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 Seneca County, OH  0.73% ($34,400 average AGI)
to Huron County, OH  0.62% ($36,019)
to Ottawa County, OH  0.54% ($41,434)
to Wood County, OH  0.52% ($42,038)
to Erie County, OH  0.42% ($36,771)
to Lucas County, OH  0.36% ($47,422)
to Franklin County, OH  0.21% ($29,370)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5

Births per 1000 population in Sandusky County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Sandusky County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Sandusky County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sandusky County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Sandusky County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sandusky County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sandusky County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sandusky County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Sandusky County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 10,293 (8,804 aged, 1,489 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,115 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (890)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (638)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (562)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (429)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (297)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (290)
  • Unspecified dementia (265)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (210)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (202)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (180)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.61
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,261
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 194
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,736

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,279
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,017
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 78

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 93.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 60,240
  • In family households: 49,059 (8,617 male householders, 7,408 female householders)
    11,838 spouses, 17,033 children (15,984 natural, 327 adopted, 714 stepchildren), 1,396 grandchildren, 316 brothers or sisters, 395 parents, 591 other relatives, 1,442 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 9,836 (3,455 male householders (2,629 living alone)), 4,475 female householders (3,854 living alone)), 1,897 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,295

Size of family households: 8,065 2-persons, 3,557 3-persons, 2,740 4-persons, 1,186 5-persons, 328 6-persons, 178 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,494 1-person, 1,222 2-persons, 139 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 54 5-persons, 6 6-persons.

7,191 married couples with children.
4,800 single-parent households (1,534 men, 3,266 women).

94.4% of residents of Sandusky speak English at home.
4.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (78% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (30% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 62% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $273,238,000 ($4,411 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,236,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $127,330,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $71,488,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,349,000
Federal grants: $55,951,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,855,000 ($3,979,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,266,000 ($312,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $322,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,667,000
Federal Government insurance: $32,208,000

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

Births: 4,402
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,289
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +67
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,213
Here -20 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Sandusky County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.36 millions of gallons per day (9% from ground, 91% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.5

Year house built in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Year house built in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • 02014 or later
  • 982010 to 2013
  • 2,2552000 to 2009
  • 2,5231990 to 1999
  • 2,1251980 to 1989
  • 3,0961970 to 1979
  • 2,4401960 to 1969
  • 3,7091950 to 1959
  • 1,3611940 to 1949
  • 8,4131939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • 171 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 2163 rooms
  • 1,0694 rooms
  • 2,9215 rooms
  • 4,5566 rooms
  • 3,6627 rooms
  • 2,2738 rooms
  • 2,8559+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • 1991 room
  • 1802 rooms
  • 7523 rooms
  • 1,6454 rooms
  • 1,3075 rooms
  • 1,2036 rooms
  • 6027 rooms
  • 2478 rooms
  • 2169+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • 26no bedroom
  • 3101 bedroom
  • 3,0602 bedrooms
  • 10,4943 bedrooms
  • 3,0594 bedrooms
  • 6555+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sandusky County, Ohio
  • 207no bedroom
  • 1,2661 bedroom
  • 2,4992 bedrooms
  • 1,9293 bedrooms
  • 3934 bedrooms
  • 695+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Sandusky County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sandusky County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sandusky County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 544no vehicle
  • 4,3831 vehicle
  • 7,1912 vehicles
  • 3,6103 vehicles
  • 1,4304 vehicles
  • 4885+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sandusky County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sandusky County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 788no vehicle
  • 3,1961 vehicle
  • 1,6832 vehicles
  • 5353 vehicles
  • 2214 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles

88.6% of Sandusky County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Ohio.

Sandusky County:

88.6%
State average:

85.3%

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

  • This state: 50,323
  • Other state: 8,569
  • Northeast: 1,423
  • Midwest: 2,273
  • South: 3,966
  • West: 926
Year householders moved into unit in Sandusky County, OH
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sandusky County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.9%Utility gas
  • 16.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.6%Electricity
  • 3.6%Other fuel
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 53.7%Utility gas
  • 37.2%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Solar energy

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 635
Here:

10.4%
Ohio:

13.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 293
Here:

9.4%
Ohio:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 516
Here:

21.8%
Ohio:

23.2%

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

Sandusky County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,214,000
    Sewerage: $1,320,000
    Regular Highways: $343,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $11,328,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,739,000
    Health - Other: $10,035,000
    Regular Highways: $6,431,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,514,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,406,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,614,000
    Sewerage: $1,216,000
    Financial Administration: $956,000
    General - Other: $550,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $327,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,722,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $548,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,700,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,711,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,825,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,465,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,321,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,516,000
    Special Assessments: $1,102,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,001,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $859,000
    Rents: $531,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,942,000
    Sewerage: $506,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,303,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,321,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,204,000
    Public Welfare: $5,641,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,698,000
    Highways: $4,577,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,454,000
    Sewerage: $218,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,543,000
    Property: $7,623,000
    Other License: $209,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $90,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $330,000

Sandusky County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,214,000
    Sewerage: $1,320,000
    Regular Highways: $343,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $11,328,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,739,000
    Health - Other: $10,035,000
    Regular Highways: $6,431,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,514,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,406,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,614,000
    Sewerage: $1,216,000
    Financial Administration: $956,000
    General - Other: $550,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $327,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,722,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $548,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,700,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,711,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,825,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,465,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,321,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,516,000
    Special Assessments: $1,102,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,001,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $859,000
    Rents: $531,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,942,000
    Sewerage: $506,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,303,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,321,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,204,000
    Public Welfare: $5,641,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,698,000
    Highways: $4,577,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,454,000
    Sewerage: $218,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,543,000
    Property: $7,623,000
    Other License: $209,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $90,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $330,000

Sandusky County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,214,000
    Sewerage: $1,320,000
    Regular Highways: $343,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $11,328,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,739,000
    Health - Other: $10,035,000
    Regular Highways: $6,431,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,514,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,406,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,614,000
    Sewerage: $1,216,000
    Financial Administration: $956,000
    General - Other: $550,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $327,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,722,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $548,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,700,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,711,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,825,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,465,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,321,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,516,000
    Special Assessments: $1,102,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,001,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $859,000
    Rents: $531,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,942,000
    Sewerage: $506,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,303,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,321,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,204,000
    Public Welfare: $5,641,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,698,000
    Highways: $4,577,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,454,000
    Sewerage: $218,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,543,000
    Property: $7,623,000
    Other License: $209,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $90,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $330,000

Sandusky County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $2,214,000
    Sewerage: $1,320,000
    Regular Highways: $343,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $11,328,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,739,000
    Health - Other: $10,035,000
    Regular Highways: $6,431,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,514,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,406,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,614,000
    Sewerage: $1,216,000
    Financial Administration: $956,000
    General - Other: $550,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $327,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,722,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $548,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,700,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,340,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,711,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,825,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,465,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,321,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,516,000
    Special Assessments: $1,102,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,001,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $859,000
    Rents: $531,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $54,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,942,000
    Sewerage: $506,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,303,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,321,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,204,000
    Public Welfare: $5,641,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,698,000
    Highways: $4,577,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,454,000
    Sewerage: $218,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,543,000
    Property: $7,623,000
    Other License: $209,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $90,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $330,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 904
  • Number of aged recipients: 34
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 870
  • Number of recipients under 18: 162
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 634
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 108
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 287
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 407
Most common first names in Sandusky County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary41280.0 years
John36775.3 years
Robert36772.2 years
William31475.5 years
Helen25379.9 years
James25169.3 years
Charles24075.8 years
George20277.7 years
Richard17871.1 years
Dorothy17477.5 years
Most common last names in Sandusky County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith24075.8 years
Miller17577.0 years
Hoffman9376.3 years
Meyer8278.2 years
Baker7778.7 years
Myers7476.2 years
Young7276.5 years
Johnson6571.3 years
Overmyer6177.6 years
Fisher5875.3 years
Businesses in Sandusky County, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts2Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets5
Blockbuster1McDonald's4
Burger King4New Balance1
CVS1Nike2
Chevrolet3Pizza Hut1
Cinnabon 2RadioShack1
Circle K2Red Roof Inn1
Clarion1Rite Aid2
Comfort Inn1SAS Shoes1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen2Staples1
Days Inn1Starbucks2
Decora Cabinetry2Subway7
Dennys1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell2
Fashion Bug1The Room Place1
FedEx3Tim Hortons1
Ford1Travelodge1
GNC2True Value2
Goodwill2U-Haul4
H&R Block2UPS12
Hilton1Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kmart1Walmart1
Kroger2Wendy's2
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1
Lane Furniture1

Sandusky County on our top lists:

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