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County population in 2012: 374,868 (86% urban, 14% rural); it was 378,098 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 72,689
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 33,676
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 107,397
Renter-occupied apartments: 44,724 (it was 40,919 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

32%

Land area: 576 sq. mi.
Water area: 4.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 651 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Stark County: 92.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: .

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 22%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Stark County, Ohio:


Median resident age:  41.0 years
Ohio median age:  38.0 years

Males: 181,742  (48.3%)
Females: 193,844  (51.7%)

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Stark County,OH real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Stark County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $44,362 ($39,824 in 1999)
This county:

$44362
Ohio:

$45395

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $484 (lower quartile is $375, upper quartile is $616)
This county:

$484
State:

$528


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $127,400 (it was $100,000 in 2000)
Stark County:

$127,400
Ohio:

$134,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,800 - $178,000

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $154,459
Here:

$154,459
State:

$165,947

Townhouses or other attached units: $203,812
Here:

$203,812
State:

$149,379

In 2-unit structures: $132,415
Here:

$132,415
State:

$118,479

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $80,769
Here:

$80,769
State:

$128,262

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,804
Here:

$133,804
State:

$119,997

Mobile homes: $81,827
Here:

$81,827
State:

$32,066

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $53,327
Here:

$53,327
State:

$70,708
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,157
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $392

Institutionalized population: 4,372

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


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


Stark County, OH map from a distance

Health of residents in Stark County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
71.2% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
45.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
99.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
68.9% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 203 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 161 pounds. This is more than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:


Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,580 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,433 (1.2%)


Stark County household income distribution in 2009 Stark County home values distribution


Stark County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.9%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.9%
Stark County:

14.9%
Ohio:

15.2%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents)

Median age of residents in 2010: 41 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 38 years old, Asian residents: 35 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Area name: Canton-Massillon, OH MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Stark County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $571 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $721 a month.

Cities in this county include: Canton, Massillon, Alliance, North Canton, Louisville, Perry Heights, Canal Fulton, Minerva, Richville, Greentown.

Stark 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
44601Alliance12116.30.12.141.521.9992.911.601.002.85
44608Beach City360.12.631.033.04115.331.800.152.85
44613Brewster12.12.12.12.1  2.102.103.15
44614Canal Fulton9216.10.14.913.63.5772.833.802.506.30
44626East Sparta12245.10.163.3617.4279.63125.6816.605.20108.30
44630Greentown10.60.60.60.6  0.600.301.85
44632Hartville6023.60.13.611.994.63128.182.001.103.50
44640Limaville22.11.21.651.590.6438.571.650.751.65
44641Louisville6619.20.13.882.443.7797.352.901.504.55
44643Magnolia4095.70.213.046.0421.32163.535.352.4011.40
44646Massillon272125.20.17.563.1415.41203.973.151.306.90
44647Massillon156.60.52.5921.8270.392.300.953.40
44648Massillon10.10.10.10.1  0.100.630.93
44657Minerva7171.80.114.397.1316.91117.537.304.5814.78
44662Navarre5742.20.810.255.9410.46102.056.002.2014.68
44666North Lawrence7100.44.212.773.3980.344.300.935.85
44669Paris59.52.46.045.093.5358.416.302.438.70
44685Uniontown28476.70.16.763.1410.78159.433.501.407.10
44688Waynesburg1611.81.34.653.753.3471.893.302.204.30
44701Canton13.13.13.13.1  3.101.303.55
44702Canton105.60.11.710.731.92112.51.100.102.05
44703Canton229.11.53.843.332.2759.123.052.154.00
44704Canton3724.23.692.5560.83.602.004.45
44705Canton6131.60.14.972.625.94119.423.401.405.23
44706Canton5423.30.15.083.773.9978.584.302.257.10
44707Canton2055.30.613.468.3413.97103.777.604.4013.80
44708Canton12594.70.16.694.139.41140.584.702.008.53
44709Canton12049.90.27.394.58.02108.595.352.108.70
44710Canton1919.30.16.333.275.4886.526.401.639.10
44711Canton310.93.46.96.193.7754.716.402.757.53
44714Canton5518.40.14.252.863.5182.643.301.755.75
44718Canton201550.6010.774.1340371.45.101.9310.13
44720Canton42578.40.16.183.627.7124.54.002.107.50
44721Canton13942.80.28.084.758.85109.454.702.709.18
44730Canton2763.606.443.2912.26190.43.101.605.28
44735Canton113.613.613.613.6  13.604.6011.45

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

2005 air pollution in Stark County:

Carbon Monoxide: 3 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.101 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.086 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 18.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 43 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Above U.S. average.


Local government website: www.co.stark.oh.us

Click to draw/clear Stark County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Stark County: Freeburg Station (A), Stark County Home (B), Louisville Sportsmen Club (C), American Sportsmen Club (D), Clearview Golf Course (E), Meadow Lake Golf Club (F), Alliance Wastewater Treatment Plant (G), Baltzly Farms (H), Anstine Vogley Orchard (I), Arrowhead Orchard (J), Sunny Slope Orchard (K), Varian Orchards (L), Brookside Country Club (M), Congress Lake Golf Club (N), Edgewood Golf Club (O), Holiday Country Club (P), Oakwood Golf Club (Q), Shady Hollow Country Club (R), Tannenhauf Golf Course (S), Edgewater Golf Course (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Carousel Plaza Shopping Center (1), Tip-Top Mart Shopping Center (2), Wales Square Shopping Center (3), Southgate Shopping Center (4), Belden Village Mall Shopping Center (5), Cable Shores Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Stark County include: Beech Mennonite Church (A), Beechy Church (B), Calvary Chapel (C), Centenary Chapel (D), County Line Mennonite Church (E), Fairmount Church (F), Five Point Church (G), Saint Paul United Methodist Church (H), King Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Pauls Cemetery (1), Fairmount Memorial Cemetery (2), Saint Peters Cemetery (3), Armstrong Cemetery (4), Battlesburg Cemetery (5), Beech Cemetery (6), Shepler Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lake O'Pines (A), Red Pine Lake (B), Lake Sherman (C), Copes Lake (D), Lake Slagle (E), Congress Lake (F), Woods Lake (G), Willowdale Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Limestone Creek (A), Indian Run (B), Fox Run (C), Camp Creek (D), Black Run (E), Bean Creek (F), Beal Run (G), Sandy Creek (H), Pigeon Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Stark County include: Crystal Lake Park (1), Beechwood Playground (2), Tuslaw Lions Club Park (3), Deer Creek Park (4), Diamond Recreation Park (5), Clearwater Park (6), Millside Park (7), Spiker Park (8), Lake O'Pines Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Carroll County , Columbiana County , Holmes County , Mahoning County , Portage County , Summit County , Tuscarawas County , Wayne County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 16,696
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 6,674 (62% naturalized citizens)

Stark County:

1.8%
Whole state:

3.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.3%

Stark County marital status for males
Stark County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Stark County with a mortgage: 64,677 (6,965 second mortgage, 11,741 home equity loan, 309 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 32,430

Here:

66.6% with mortgage
State:

69.3% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.96%
Here52.0%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 196,471
Total congregations: 348

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents77,490 (39.4%)23,046 (11.7%)16,070 (8.2%)12,247 (6.2%)10,074 (5.1%)
Congregations30 (8.6%)59 (17.0%)4 (1.1%)26 (7.5%)18 (5.2%)
NameUnited Church of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USAGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaOther
Adherents9,730 (5.0%)5,534 (2.8%)3,490 (1.8%)3,450 (1.8%)35,340 (18.0%)
Congregations21 (6.0%)13 (3.7%)10 (2.9%)3 (0.9%)164 (47.1%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Stark County - Canton, Massillon, Alliance, North Canton, Louisville

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 71
This county:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Stark County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Stark County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 102
This county:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 253
Stark County:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.9%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.3%
Ohio:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Stark County:

12.5%
State:

11.9%


Agriculture in Stark County:

Average size of farms: 109 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $51,643
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $296.45
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.73%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 58.89%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,337
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 65.95%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $70,527
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 17.40
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 35.45%
Corn for grain: 24926 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7208 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 25198 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,787 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 370 acres

Tornado activity:

Stark County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 1.6 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 15 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 11/16/1965, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stark County-area historical earthquake activity is above Ohio state average. It is 80% 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 69.3 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 55.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the county center
On 3/12/2007 at 23:18:16, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.9 miles away from Stark County center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.0 miles away from the county center
On 10/16/1993 at 06:30:05, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.8 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:


The number of natural disasters in Stark County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers


Most common industries in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):




Most common first ancestries reported in Stark County (%):





Stark County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 152,750 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 13,906 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,796 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 10 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 21 (0%)
  • Railroad: 8 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 3 (0%)
  • Taxi: 58 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 47 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 303 (0%)
  • Walked: 3,408 (2%)
  • Other means: 817 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 4,107 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $47,378.

3.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,867 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Ohio average:

5.31%


0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($435 average AGI)
Stark County:

0.04%
Ohio average:

0.10%

2.58% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($25,717 average AGI)
1.15% relocated from other states ($12,715 average AGI)
Stark County:

1.15%
Ohio average:

1.67%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Summit County, OH  0.88% ($44,585 average AGI)
from Tuscarawas County, OH  0.26% ($30,018)
from Carroll County, OH  0.22% ($27,305)
from Portage County, OH  0.17% ($30,914)
from Wayne County, OH  0.15% ($59,654)
from Cuyahoga County, OH  0.12% ($37,292)
from Mahoning County, OH  0.12% ($26,533)


4.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,820 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
Ohio average:

5.79%


0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($165 average AGI)
Stark County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.04%

2.51% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($20,684 average AGI)
1.64% relocated to other states ($15,971 average AGI)
Stark County:

1.64%
Ohio average:

2.24%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Summit County, OH  0.76% ($34,986 average AGI)
to Tuscarawas County, OH  0.23% ($33,440)
to Franklin County, OH  0.22% ($28,018)
to Carroll County, OH  0.20% ($32,108)
to Cuyahoga County, OH  0.15% ($34,043)
to Portage County, OH  0.13% ($37,046)
to Mahoning County, OH  0.12% ($29,226)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Stark County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Stark County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Stark County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 67,546 (59,717 aged, 7,829 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.31
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15421.7
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 371.170
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 49762.74

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1176.800
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 972.920
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7.62

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 46.1
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 96.95

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.56
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 32.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 17.3
  • Other - 14.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 95.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 50.5
  • Suffocation - 24.1
  • Poisoning - 17.0
  • Other - 4.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 366,322

Size of family households: 46,427 2-persons, 23,057 3-persons, 18,302 4-persons, 8,122 5-persons, 2,999 6-persons, 1,510 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 42,453 1-person, 6,983 2-persons, 794 3-persons, 311 4-persons, 88 5-persons, 22 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons.

95.7% of residents of Stark County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (74% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $2,016,960,000 ($5291 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $58,418,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $998,103,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $481,312,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,205,000
Federal grants: $377,365,000
Federal procurement contracts: $67,635,000 ($33,600,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $80,340,000 ($7,449,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $8,963,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $137,490,000
Federal Government insurance: $77,010,000

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

Births: 23,912
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 20,598
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +645
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -3,893
Here -10 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Stark County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 33.18 millions of gallons per day (87% from ground, 13% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Stark County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 43
  • 2 rooms: 116
  • 3 rooms: 911
  • 4 rooms: 6,797
  • 5 rooms: 21,512
  • 6 rooms: 29,413
  • 7 rooms: 20,711
  • 8 rooms: 14,697
  • 9+ rooms: 13,197
  • 1 room: 642
  • 2 rooms: 2,189
  • 3 rooms: 6,745
  • 4 rooms: 11,512
  • 5 rooms: 9,500
  • 6 rooms: 6,040
  • 7 rooms: 2,640
  • 8 rooms: 993
  • 9+ rooms: 658
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Stark County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 69
  • 1 bedroom: 1,472
  • 2 bedrooms: 19,437
  • 3 bedrooms: 62,376
  • 4 bedrooms: 21,324
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2,719
  • no bedroom: 876
  • 1 bedroom: 10,358
  • 2 bedrooms: 19,103
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,667
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,647
  • 5+ bedrooms: 268
Cars and other vehicles available in Stark County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 3,606
  • 1 vehicle: 27,255
  • 2 vehicles: 50,087
  • 3 vehicles: 19,138
  • 4 vehicles: 5,211
  • 5+ vehicles: 2,100
  • no vehicle: 6,867
  • 1 vehicle: 20,074
  • 2 vehicles: 11,185
  • 3 vehicles: 2,223
  • 4 vehicles: 420
  • 5+ vehicles: 150

62% of Stark County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Ohio.

Stark County:

62.2%
State average:

58.2%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $81,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Stark County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (84.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.3%)
  • Electricity (5.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (68.2%)
  • Electricity (26.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5,094
Here:

11.3%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,876
Here:

8.8%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4,996
Here:

35.5%
Ohio:

23.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue Debt

Stark County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Stark County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Stark County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Stark County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Stark County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Stark County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 79 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 ORIGINATED1,631$108,0281,217$122,8735,263$134,211357$25,09810$583,300258$75,00035$71,457
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED63$88,50867$150,164538$118,41873$29,4252$4,192,50029$72,75910$58,900
APPLICATIONS DENIED240$98,946181$92,8012,604$125,371447$24,9554$328,000157$65,80345$50,111
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN114$102,14999$106,5151,086$132,71848$44,9380$055$82,7456$60,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS22$91,63615$138,400274$137,48913$21,2310$09$78,7781$96,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 66 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED215$142,926166$159,8552$37,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED59$165,42482$156,8782$42,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED40$137,27555$167,9820$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN21$145,76230$177,2670$01$67,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$222,1432$277,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Stark County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3,88380.2 years
John3,58575.1 years
William2,99674.2 years
Robert2,58671.1 years
James2,30472.1 years
Charles2,02874.7 years
Helen1,82480.0 years
George1,77776.0 years
Joseph1,46375.6 years
Margaret1,38779.7 years
Most common last names in Stark County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1,28676.9 years
Smith1,26976.0 years
Williams60875.0 years
Brown57775.2 years
Jones55175.7 years
Johnson54374.4 years
Davis52974.0 years
Snyder41478.6 years
Moore39774.8 years
Wilson39075.5 years
Businesses in Stark County, OH
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1Lane Bryant1
AT&T11Lane Furniture11
Abercrombie & Fitch1LensCrafters1
Abercrombie Kids1Little Caesars Pizza6
Ace Hardware2Long John Silver's4
Aeropostale1Lowe's3
American Eagle Outfitters2Macy's1
Ann Taylor1Marriott3
Applebee's3Marshalls1
Arby's10MasterBrand Cabinets26
AutoZone10McDonald's27
Avenue1Men's Wearhouse2
BMW1Menards1
Bath & Body Works3Microtel1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motel 61
Best Western1Motherhood Maternity3
Blockbuster2New Balance5
Budget Car Rental1New York & Co1
Buffalo Wild Wings2Nike12
Burger King14OfficeMax3
CVS1Old Navy1
Cache1Olive Garden1
Cambria1Outback1
Caribou Coffee1Outback Steakhouse1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pac Sun1
Casual Male XL1Panera Bread3
Catherines1Papa John's Pizza7
Charlotte Russe1Payless5
Chick-Fil-A2Penske4
Chipotle3PetSmart2
Chuck E. Cheese's1Pier 1 Imports1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut13
Cinnabon 1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
ColorTyme1Quiznos2
Comfort Inn2RadioShack8
Cracker Barrel1Ramada1
Curves9Red Lobster1
Dairy Queen13Red Robin1
Days Inn1Red Roof Inn1
Deb1Rite Aid22
Decora Cabinetry6Ruby Tuesday1
Dennys2Rue211
Domino's Pizza2SAS Shoes3
Dunkin Donuts4SONIC Drive-In1
Express1Sam's Club1
Famous Footwear2Sears6
Fashion Bug4Spencer Gifts1
FedEx47Sprint Nextel2
Finish Line1Staples1
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Starbucks7
Foot Locker1Steak 'n Shake1
Forever 211Subway41
GNC19Super 82
GameStop9T-Mobile17
Gap1T.G.I. Driday's1
Goodwill3T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1Taco Bell14
H&R Block12Talbots1
Hardee's1Target2
Holiday Inn2The Limited1
Hollister Co.1Toys"R"Us2
Home Depot2True Value4
HomeTown Buffet1U-Haul21
Hot Topic1UPS62
IHOP2Value City Furniture1
JCPenney2Vans1
JoS. A. Bank1Verizon Wireless4
Jones New York4Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Waffle House2
KFC9Walgreens8
Kmart3Walmart5
Knights Inn1Wendy's13
Kohl's1Wet Seal1
La Quinta1YMCA12
La-Z-Boy1
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