Amanda, Ohio

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Amanda, Ohio

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High Points

Amanda strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Ohio):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Amanda Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Amanda People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Amanda, Ohio

Comparing Amanda to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Ohio (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Female Share of the Population 7 6
Senior Citizens 4 5
Male Share of the Population 4 5
Age of the Population 2 2
Well-Paid Single Men 2 1
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 9 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 9
People in Middle Class or Better 9 7
Median Family Income 7 5
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Public Transportation Use 4 2
Short Commute Times 1 1
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 8
Affordability of Rents 3 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Housing Recently Built 2 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Amanda Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 25 miles SE of Columbus, Ohio
County Fairfield
Metro Area Columbus
Standard Zip Codes 43102
Phone Area Codes 740
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.649
Longitude -82.744

Amanda Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.3 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 36 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 36 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 44 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
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Amanda Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 707 100%
Male 336 47.5%
Female 371 52.5%
Under 18 206 29.1%
18+ 501 70.9%
65+ 99 14%
Median Age 33.8
Average Family Size 3.09
White 697 98.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 8 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.7%

Estimated Amanda Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 722
Growth 15
Growth % 2.1%

Amanda Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 29.4%
US/American 29.2%
English 14.7%
Irish 7.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.6%
Dutch 4.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.2%
Italian 1.9%
Czechoslovakian 1.7%
Welsh 1.4%
European 1%
French (except Basque) 1%
Swiss 0.7%
Hungarian 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Amanda 707 $43,750
Carroll 488 $41,250
Lancaster 35,335 $39,773
Lithopolis 600 $49,500
Stoutsville 581 $50,278
Sugar Grove 448 $42,500
Tarlton 298 $43,125
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Amanda High Schools (2004)

Serves 483 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.6

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