Wheelersburg, Ohio

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Population in 2010: 6,437.
Population change since 2000: -0.5%
Males: 2,791  (43.4%)
Females: 3,646  (56.6%)
Median resident age:

42.7 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years

Zip codes: 45694.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $64,756 (it was $33,970 in 2000)
Wheelersburg:

$64,756
OH:

$58,642

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,565 (it was $18,787 in 2000)

Wheelersburg CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $187,479 (it was $83,200 in 2000)
Wheelersburg:

$187,479
OH:

$157,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $195,825; detached houses: $216,861; townhouses or other attached units: $168,235; mobile homes: $20,975

Median gross rent in 2019: $641.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wheelersburg: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.7%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 14.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wheelersburg, OH (2019)
    • 5,80395.1%White alone
    • 1983.2%Two or more races
    • 410.7%Asian alone
    • 240.4%Hispanic
    • 20.03%Black alone

Races in Wheelersburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Wheelersburg, Ohio as of June 24, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wheelersburg is 372 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (26.9%), American (19.2%), English (13.0%), Irish (10.4%), European (5.0%), French (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 550 feet

Land area: 5.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,107 people per square mile   (low).

Wheelersburg, Ohio map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,004 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,330 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (31.3 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (87.2 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (333.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sciotodale, OH (1.3 miles ),
New Boston, OH (2.3 miles ),
South Shore, KY (2.6 miles ),
Portsmouth, OH (2.6 miles ),
Fullerton, KY (2.6 miles ),
Franklin Furnace, OH (2.8 miles ),
Rosemount, OH (2.8 miles ),
South Webster, OH (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 38.73 N, Longitude: 82.84 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -315 (-5.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 491 (18.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Wheelersburg, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wheelersburg, OH in 2019
Wheelersburg satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
Ohio:

5.2%
Historical population in Wheelersburg, OH
Historical housing units in Wheelersburg, OH
Most common industries in Wheelersburg, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.1%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (10.8%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Chemicals (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (27.1%)
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Wheelersburg, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (10.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)

Average climate in Wheelersburg, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wheelersburg, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.8. This is about average.

City:

66.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.79
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.165. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.165
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.36
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Wheelersburg-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the Wheelersburg place center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wheelersburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 69.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 272.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 183.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 230.4 miles away from Wheelersburg center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 273.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Scioto County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wheelersburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wheelersburg:

  • ALTERNATIVE NURSING CARE INC (8407 HAYPORT ROAD)
  • COMMUNITY CHOICE HOME CARE INC (7318 OHIO RIVER ROAD)
  • COUNTRY LIVING SKILLED NURSING, INC (1501-D STATE ROUTE 522)
  • STAT HOME HEALTH AND NURSING CARE, INC (8730 OHIO RIVER ROAD)
  • BEST CARE INC (2159 DOGWOOD RIDGE)
  • BEST CARE NURSING AND REHAB CTR (2159 DOGWOOD RIDGE ROAD)
  • CONCORD HEALTH AND REHAB CTR (1242 CRESCENT DRIVE)

Amtrak station near Wheelersburg:

  • 7 miles: SOUTH PORTSMOUTH (SOUTH SHORE, RTE. 23 AT MAIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wheelersburg:

  • Shawnee State University (about 9 miles; Portsmouth, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,160)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 22 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Marshall University (about 31 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Morehead State University (about 50 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 53 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Southern State Community College (about 55 miles; Hillsboro, OH; FT enrollment: 2,418)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 58 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)

Public high school in Wheelersburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wheelersburg:

See full list of schools located in Wheelersburg

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wheelersburg: Porter Township Emergency Rescue Association (A), Able Medical Transport (B), Porter Township Fire Department (C), Hillcrest Childrens Home (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Wheelersburg: Slocum Station Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Old Wheelersburg Cemetery (1), Slocum Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Douglas Gunn - Newspaper publisher, Drew Burleson - College basketball player (Wright St Raiders).

Scioto County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

67.0%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
147 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
249 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Wheelersburg (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Wheelersburg Branch at Hayport Road And Center Street, branch established on 1967/06/12. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Wheelersburg Branch at 9198 Ohio River Road, branch established on 1998/11/23. Info updated 2009/04/02: Bank assets: $5,520.2 mil, Deposits: $4,394.5 mil, headquarters in Wheeling, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Wesbanco, Inc.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Wheelersburg Branch at 8806 Ohio River, branch established on 1894/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Fifth Third Bank: Ohio River Branch at 7988-A Ohio River Road, branch established on 1998/10/16. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • American Savings Bank, FSB: 7920 Ohio River Rd at 7920 Ohio River Rd, branch established on 2005/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $226.4 mil, Deposits: $192.4 mil, headquarters in Portsmouth, OH, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Wheelersburg:

Marital status in Wheelersburg, OH
  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Wheelersburg:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Ohio average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Wheelersburg
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wheelersburg, OH (based on Scioto County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,839107
Mainline Protestant4,41842
Catholic3,2507
Other9158
Black Protestant2242
None59,853-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
This county:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 19
This county:

2.49 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Scioto County:

4.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
This county:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Scioto County:

10.3%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Scioto County:

32.4%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.4%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

63.1%
Ohio:

50.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wheelersburg:

66.8%
Ohio:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.1
Ohio:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wheelersburg:

15.8%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wheelersburg:

5.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.2
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wheelersburg:

32.7%
Ohio:

34.3%

General health condition:
Wheelersburg:

69.2%
State:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.2%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wheelersburg, OH Residents

3.51% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.51%
Ohio average:

5.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Pike County, OH  0.32% ($41,208 average AGI)
from Lawrence County, OH  0.30% ($33,931)
from Franklin County, OH  0.25% ($35,230)


4.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,173 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Ohio average:

5.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Pike County, OH  0.38% ($42,021 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.37% ($37,308)
to Greenup County, KY  0.28% ($37,638)
Businesses in Wheelersburg, OH
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Days Inn1Sears1
FedEx2Subway1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Kroger1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wheelersburg:

  • WNXT (1260 AM; 5 kW; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • WLGC (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIOI (1010 AM; 1 kW; NEW BOSTON, OH)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPAY (1400 AM; 1 kW; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGOH (1370 AM; 5 kW; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wheelersburg:

  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOHP (88.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNXT-FM (99.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • W215AV (90.9 FM; SOUTH PORTSMOUTH, KY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WZZZ (107.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF PORTSMOUTH 2, INC.)
  • WRAU (94.9 FM; SOUTH WEBSTER, OH; Owner: IM-MEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLGC-FM (105.7 FM; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKE (98.3 FM; GARRISON, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOUL-FM (89.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • W214BI (90.7 FM; PIKETON, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKOV-FM (96.7 FM; WELLSTON, OH; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Wheelersburg:

  • WPBO (Channel 42; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHCP (Channel 30; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TELEVISION PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • W66CZ (Channel 66; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Wheelersburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Wheelersburg fatal accident list:

Jan 22, 2016 10:36 PM, Cr-1, Cr-2, Lat: 38.739292, Lon: -82.859764, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 27, 2015 03:27 PM, Cr-2 Lick Run-Lyra Bloom Rd., Lat: 38.727161, Lon: -82.830153, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 24, 2013 08:15 PM, Cr-2 Lick Run Lyra Rd, Lat: 38.733300, Lon: -82.825025, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 2012 07:57 PM, Sr-140, Lat: 38.761819, Lon: -82.822361, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
May 21, 2005 11:05 PM, 14, Lat: 38.771980, Lon: -82.816740, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 68.6mTotal length
  • $4,844,000Total costs
  • 80,549Total average daily traffic
  • 6,591Total average daily truck traffic
  • 90,036Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wheelersburg, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wheelersburg, OH

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wheelersburg)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wheelersburg, OH)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • WHEELERSBURG, Texas Eastern Compressor St Off Hwy 522 2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 38.702278 Lon: -82.832667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQLP916,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 01/07/2020, Expiration Date: 03/25/2030, Certifier: D J Bolton, Registrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 8932 Suite D Milford Haven Court, Lorton, VA 22199, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Fax: (703) 372-5176, Email:
  • Wheelersburg, Lat: 38.749917 Lon: -82.819583, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.3 m, Call Sign: WQLU282,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2010, Expiration Date: 12/16/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2021, Certifier: Gary C Cooper, Registrant: Southern Ohio Communication Services, Inc., 219 W. Emmitt Ave., Waverly, OH 45690, Phone: (740) 947-2409, Fax: (740) 947-8028, Email:
  • Wheelersburg1, Lat: 38.749722 Lon: -82.819556, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.3 m, Call Sign: WQLU282,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2010, Expiration Date: 12/16/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2021, Certifier: Gary C Cooper, Registrant: Southern Ohio Communication Services, Inc., 219 W. Emmitt Ave., Waverly, OH 45690, Phone: (740) 947-2409, Fax: (740) 947-8028, Email:
  • ANB1548, North Of Pirate Dr (Lat: 38.726917 Lon: -82.850139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 68.6 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WRAL407, Licensee ID: L01609726,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 12/21/2017, Expiration Date: 12/21/2027, Certifier: Kyle Quillen, Registrant: Agile Network Builders, LLC, 213 Market Ave N, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Fax: (330) 451-5720, Email:
  • STATION, Texas Eastern Compressor St Off Hwy 522 2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 38.702278 Lon: -82.832667), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WED456,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6695.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/1993, Expiration Date: 01/14/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/03/1997, Phone: (713) 627-5229

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Center St At Ohio River Mile (Lat: 38.725917 Lon: -82.873500), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WHG876,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.675 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/23/2005, Expiration Date: 02/15/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2016, Registrant: Mcginnis, Inc., 502 2nd Street, South Point, OH 45680, Phone: (740) 377-4391, Fax: (740) 377-9541, Email:
  • Wheelersburg Terminal 914 Hayport Rd (Lat: 38.694806 Lon: -82.871000), Type: Building, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WHV535, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.550 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2014, Expiration Date: 04/12/2024, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wheelersburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wheelersburg)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 71. The highest number of reported fires - 99 took place in 2010, and the least - 38 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Wheelersburg, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (51.7%), and Outside Fires (29.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wheelersburg, OH
    • 62151.7%Structure Fires
    • 35229.3%Outside Fires
    • 22418.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 40.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wheelersburg, OH
Most common first names in Wheelersburg, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7973.2 years
James7570.9 years
John7373.6 years
Mary7377.7 years
Charles6472.4 years
Robert5065.7 years
Carl3470.7 years
Ruth3475.1 years
Harold3470.3 years
Dorothy3379.4 years
Most common last names in Wheelersburg, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5377.0 years
Williams3976.4 years
Miller3477.8 years
Moore2569.0 years
Cook2474.2 years
Brown2468.7 years
Adams2374.0 years
Johnson2273.1 years
Martin2067.9 years
Hall2069.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wheelersburg, OH
  • 65.0%Utility gas
  • 32.1%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wheelersburg, OH
  • 52.8%Electricity
  • 47.2%Utility gas


Wheelersburg compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Wheelersburg on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 13 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2022.