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Tuscarawas County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2014: 92,788 (58% urban, 42% rural); it was 90,914 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 16,630
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 10,058
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 26,731
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,277 (it was 8,922 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

32%

Land area: 568 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 163 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tuscarawas County: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.2%), Manufacturing (14.4%), Educational, health and social services (13.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 46%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Tuscarawas County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Ohio median age:  38.0 years
Males: 45,592  (49.1%)
Females: 47,196  (50.9%)
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Tuscarawas County,OH real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Tuscarawas County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $47,331 ($35,489 in 1999)

This county:

$47,331
Ohio:

$51,075

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $519 (lower quartile is $433, upper quartile is $701)
This county:

$519
State:

$596


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $125,100 (it was $86,000 in 2000)
Tuscarawas:

$125,100
Ohio:

$136,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $81,900 - $180,000
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,077
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $370

Institutionalized population: 1,060

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 115
  • Thefts: 210
  • Auto thefts: 45
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 94 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2008: 63 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2009: 47 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2010: 38 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2011: 28 buildings, average cost: $157,900
  • 2012: 48 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2013: 62 buildings, average cost: $156,100
  • 2014: 53 buildings, average cost: $173,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,578 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,274 (1.1%)

Tuscarawas County household income distribution in 2009 Tuscarawas County home values distribution Tuscarawas County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 13.8%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.8% for Black residents, 35.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.9% for American Indian residents, 71.2% for other race residents, 32.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 13.8%
Tuscarawas County:

13.8%
Ohio:

14.8%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.1% for Black residents, 33.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 75.3% for other race residents, 30.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 41 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 54 years old, American Indian residents: 21 years old, Asian residents: 34 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tuscarawas County is $399 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $527 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $667 a month.

Cities in this county include: New Philadelphia, Dover, Uhrichsville, Newcomerstown, Dennison, Strasburg, Sugarcreek, Gnadenhutten, Tuscarawas, Bolivar.

Tuscarawas 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
43804Baltic12.52.52.52.5  2.501.232.73
43832Newcomerstown1320.40.210.695.458.7581.8511.502.4319.23
43837Port Washington420.99.416.5815.785.5133.2418.009.4020.90
43840Stone Creek43.81.12.452.041.5663.632.451.103.80
44612Bolivar3028.30.56.454.096.79105.313.452.107.95
44621Dennison64.202.051.561.6882.192.250.102.90
44622Dover13127.20.15.873.376.22106.013.601.907.28
44624Dundee66.71.14.273.682.1450.153.802.305.25
44629Gnadenhutten1015.30.16.713.365.2478.075.402.259.10
44656Mineral City2122.30.211.165.788.1773.2611.602.3019.00
44663New Philadelphia122208.7015.165.4132.4213.686.452.5012.00
44671Sandyville16.96.96.96.9  6.903.536.75
44679Stillwater10.90.90.90.9  0.902.182.13
44680Strasburg1135.15.520.5918.688.2139.921.6013.4025.08
44681Sugarcreek915.90.15.062.15.0199.15.600.506.95
44682Tuscarawas20.70.10.40.260.42106.070.400.100.40
44683Uhrichsville1346.60.213.654.8515.98117.034.901.1824.25
44697Zoar62.50.91.621.520.6339.21.351.101.85

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

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Neighboring counties: Adair County, Missouri , Pershing County, Nevada , Chester County, Pennsylvania , Hancock County, West Virginia , Lassen County, California , Logan County, Illinois , Nemaha County, Nebraska , Saline County, Nebraska .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,663
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 780 (53% naturalized citizens)

Tuscarawas County:

0.9%
Whole state:

3.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 205
  • 1990 to 1994: 100
  • 1985 to 1989: 17
  • 1980 to 1984: 27
  • 1975 to 1979: 69
  • 1970 to 1974: 91
  • 1970 to 1974: 46
  • 1965 to 1969: 225
Note: State values scaled to Tuscarawas County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.2%

Tuscarawas County marital status for males Tuscarawas County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 28,104
  • One, attached: 485
  • Two: 2,121
  • 3 or 4: 1,732
  • 5 to 9: 781
  • 10 to 19: 351
  • 20 or more: 453
  • Mobile homes: 4,080
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Tuscarawas County with a mortgage: 12,614 (1,101 second mortgage, 2,076 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,059

Here:

61.0% with mortgage
State:

69.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Tuscarawas County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant18,90866
Evangelical Protestant17,192106
Catholic8,7505
Other5465
Black Protestant933
None47,093-
Tuscarawas 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: 16
Tuscarawas County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Tuscarawas County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 69
This county:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Tuscarawas County:

10.8%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Tuscarawas County:

29.8%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.8%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Tuscarawas County:

Average size of farms: 148 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $48,394
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $141.41
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.99%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.66%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $42,667
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 44.61%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $60,830
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.10%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.68
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 30.01%
Corn for grain: 14350 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2414 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 10584 harvested acres
Vegetables: 112 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 61 acres

Earthquake activity:

Tuscarawas County-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 84% 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 90.6 miles away from Tuscarawas County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 80.4 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 204.7 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 108.0 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 152.6 miles away from Tuscarawas County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 205.8 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:

  • 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 27, 2004 to September 27, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1556: September 19, 2004, FEMA Id: 1556, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 18, 2004 to June 21, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1519: June 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1519, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides, Incident Period: January 03, 2004 to January 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1507: January 26, 2004, FEMA Id: 1507, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • 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 Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3029: February 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3029, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • 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 Tuscarawas County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

  • United Kingdom (13%)
  • Philippines (12%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Guatemala (11%)
  • Ecuador (9%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • India (7%)

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

  • German (33%)
  • United States or American (12%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • English (10%)
  • Italian (9%)
  • Swiss (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Tuscarawas County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 35,574 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 4,170 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 62 (0%)
  • Taxi: 2 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 181 (0%)
  • Walked: 711 (2%)
  • Other means: 330 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,063 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 887 people in nursing homes
  • 82 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 61 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 32 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 20 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 20 people in other group homes
  • 18 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 13 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 913 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 104 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 86 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 57 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 39 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 28 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 9 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,627.

3.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
Ohio average:

4.72%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.57% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($21,338 average AGI)
0.96% relocated from other states ($8,922 average AGI)
Tuscarawas County:

0.96%
Ohio average:

1.60%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Stark County, OH  0.90% ($28,397 average AGI)
from Coshocton County, OH  0.25% ($25,681)
from Harrison County, OH  0.20% ($24,946)
from Holmes County, OH  0.19% ($28,500)
from Carroll County, OH  0.17% ($23,452)
from Summit County, OH  0.16% ($26,831)
from Franklin County, OH  0.10% ($42,459)


3.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,395 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
Ohio average:

5.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.72% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($20,422 average AGI)
1.14% relocated to other states ($9,972 average AGI)
Tuscarawas County:

1.14%
Ohio average:

2.02%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Stark County, OH  0.91% ($27,556 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.24% ($26,670)
to Coshocton County, OH  0.19% ($29,437)
to Summit County, OH  0.18% ($30,000)
to Holmes County, OH  0.16% ($32,356)
to Carroll County, OH  0.16% ($33,966)
to Harrison County, OH  0.15% ($24,630)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Births per 1000 population in Tuscarawas County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Tuscarawas County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Tuscarawas County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Tuscarawas County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Tuscarawas County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 16,330 (14,237 aged, 2,093 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,007 (9%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,370)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,095)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (894)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (642)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (496)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (457)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (386)
  • Other forms of acute ischaemic heart disease (356)
  • Congestive heart failure (278)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (268)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.17
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,785
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 178
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55,554

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,308
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 973
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 16

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 34
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 97

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 98.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 61.0
  • Other - 37.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 91,332
  • In family households: 77,290 (19,278 male householders, 6,040 female householders)
    19,968 spouses, 26,197 children (23,962 natural, 623 adopted, 1,612 stepchildren), 1,592 grandchildren, 529 brothers or sisters, 542 parents, 665 other relatives, 2,142 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 14,042 (5,369 male householders (4,207 living alone)), 6,278 female householders (5,612 living alone)), 2,395 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,250 (1,060 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 11,995 2-persons, 5,484 3-persons, 4,518 4-persons, 2,052 5-persons, 796 6-persons, 473 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,819 1-person, 1,511 2-persons, 180 3-persons, 84 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 14 6-persons, 14 7-or-more-persons.

16,912 married couples with children.
4,460 single-parent households (1,132 men, 3,328 women).

95.1% of residents of Tuscarawas County speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
3.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (90% speak English very well, 7% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $416,407,000 ($4,515 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $14,165,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $218,439,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $89,994,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,234,000
Federal grants: $79,673,000
Federal procurement contracts: $7,009,000 ($3,976,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $19,058,000 ($5,625,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,161,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $24,243,000
Federal Government insurance: $39,549,000

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

Births: 6,256
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,904
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +168
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -378
Here -4 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Tuscarawas County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 18.26 millions of gallons per day (94% from ground, 6% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 681
  • 2000 to 2009: 3,674
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,963
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,405
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,903
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,685
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,900
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,727
  • 1939 or earlier: 12,004
Note: State values scaled to Tuscarawas population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Tuscarawas County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Tuscarawas County population
  • 1 room: 14
  • 2 rooms: 33
  • 3 rooms: 479
  • 4 rooms: 2,424
  • 5 rooms: 6,402
  • 6 rooms: 6,880
  • 7 rooms: 4,761
  • 8 rooms: 3,097
  • 9+ rooms: 2,641
  • 1 room: 56
  • 2 rooms: 555
  • 3 rooms: 1,220
  • 4 rooms: 2,583
  • 5 rooms: 2,002
  • 6 rooms: 1,337
  • 7 rooms: 641
  • 8 rooms: 356
  • 9+ rooms: 172
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Tuscarawas County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Tuscarawas County population
  • no bedroom: 24
  • 1 bedroom: 589
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,337
  • 3 bedrooms: 15,192
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,868
  • 5+ bedrooms: 721
  • no bedroom: 139
  • 1 bedroom: 1,999
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,004
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,298
  • 4 bedrooms: 416
  • 5+ bedrooms: 66
Cars and other vehicles available in Tuscarawas County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Tuscarawas County population
  • no vehicle: 1,365
  • 1 vehicle: 6,505
  • 2 vehicles: 12,050
  • 3 vehicles: 4,827
  • 4 vehicles: 1,390
  • 5+ vehicles: 594
  • no vehicle: 1,243
  • 1 vehicle: 4,075
  • 2 vehicles: 2,842
  • 3 vehicles: 628
  • 4 vehicles: 45
  • 5+ vehicles: 89

63% of Tuscarawas County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Ohio.

Tuscarawas County:

62.5%
State average:

58.2%

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

  • This state: 79,454
  • Northeast: 2,599
  • Midwest: 1,889
  • South: 4,782
  • West: 1,041

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $64,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Tuscarawas County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (68.8%)
  • Electricity (11.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.1%)
  • Wood (1.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (59.4%)
  • Electricity (31.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.8%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,054
Here:

10.1%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 254
Here:

4.6%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 212
Here:

9.5%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)

Tuscarawas County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $6,422,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $123,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $14,141,000
    Health - Other: $7,346,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,928,000
    Regular Highways: $5,540,000
    General - Other: $4,362,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,670,000
    Police Protection: $2,225,000
    Financial Administration: $1,506,000
    Sewerage: $1,248,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $1,232,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,013,000
    Central Staff Services: $729,000
    General Public Buildings: $686,000
    Water Utilities: $619,000
    Solid Waste Management: $453,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $436,000
    Corrections - Other: $371,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $71,000
    Housing and Community Development: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,653,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $1,612,000
    Housing and Community Development: $368,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $221,000
    General - Other: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,217,000
    Regular Highways: $747,000
    Housing and Community Development: $519,000
    Sewerage: $327,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $229,000
    Health - Other: $153,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $130,000
    Police Protection: $87,000
    Water Utilities: $41,000
    Correctional Institutions: $32,000
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    General Public Building: $25,000
    Corrections - Other: $20,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $7,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,113,000

Tuscarawas County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $5,469,000
    Sewerage: $1,517,000
    Parks and Recreation: $976,000
    Regular Highways: $339,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $480,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,494,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,265,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $378,000
    Rents: $116,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $53,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $700,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,707,000
    All Other: $6,190,000
    Highways: $6,000,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,885,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,374,000
    Sewerage: $269,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,701,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,151,000
    Other License: $9,000

Tuscarawas County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,385,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $23,985,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,328,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,200,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,011,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,883,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $400,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,110,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $2,110,000

Tuscarawas County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,425,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,401,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,985,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,557
  • Number of aged recipients: 86
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,471
  • Number of recipients under 18: 185
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,149
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 223
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 523
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 748
Tuscarawas County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Tuscarawas County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Tuscarawas County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary90580.6 years
John82375.1 years
William72475.6 years
Robert67971.9 years
Charles60275.9 years
James48572.8 years
Helen38580.1 years
George37477.3 years
Margaret33679.8 years
Ruth31678.6 years
Most common last names in Tuscarawas County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller38578.6 years
Smith27176.2 years
Jones13974.4 years
Brown13775.6 years
Johnson12776.7 years
Davis11874.2 years
Baker10976.0 years
Maurer9978.5 years
Wilson9878.0 years
Fisher9778.5 years
Businesses in Tuscarawas County, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware2LensCrafters1
Advance Auto Parts3Long John Silver's2
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's5MasterBrand Cabinets8
AutoZone1Maurices1
Bath & Body Works1Mazda1
Best Western2McDonald's8
Burger King2Nike1
CVS1Nissan1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pac Sun1
Circle K5Papa John's Pizza2
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Curves2Penske1
Dairy Queen4Pizza Hut4
Deb1RadioShack1
Dennys1Ramada1
Domino's Pizza3Red Lobster1
Fashion Bug1Rite Aid2
FedEx6SAS Shoes1
Finish Line1Sears2
Ford1Sleep Inn1
GNC2Sprint Nextel1
GameStop2Staples1
Goodwill3Subway9
H&R Block5Super 81
Hardee's2T-Mobile1
Hilton2Taco Bell3
Holiday Inn1True Value1
Honda1U-Haul7
JCPenney1UPS12
Jones New York1Verizon Wireless2
KFC2Walmart1
Kincaid1Wendy's5
Knights Inn1YMCA1
Kohl's1

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