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People

Total Population 891
Male Share of the Population 55.4%
Female Share of the Population 44.6%
Senior Citizens 13.8%
Employed Population 16+ 381
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 44%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.7%
Median Earnings25+ $27,330
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $10,714
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,511

Wealth

Median Family Income $46,563
% Above Poverty Level 85.8%
% Below Poverty Level 14.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 40.5%
Median Gross Rent $642
Median House Value $83,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.9%
US/American 0%
English 7.6%
Irish 11.6%

Chesapeake Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 0 miles NW of Huntington, West Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles S of Columbus, Ohio
County Lawrence
Metro Area Huntington - Ashland
Standard Zip Codes 45619
Phone Area Codes 740
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.427
Longitude -82.457

Chesapeake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HUNTINGTON SEWAGE PLNT
Distance 3.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 41 to 67 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 41.7 inches
Station HUNTINGTON TRI STATE
Distance 6.6 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42.3 inches
Station HAMLIN
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 38 to 69 F
Jul Temp 62 to 90 F
Oct Temp 39 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Coal Grove 2,127 $43,875
Ironton 11,190 $51,432
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Chesapeake High Schools

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CHESAPEAKE HIGH SCHOOL
10181 COUNTY ROAD 1
740-867-5906
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 408 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.4

LAWRENCE COUNTY
11627 STATE ROUTE 243
740-867-6641
A Vocational School

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