Continental, Ohio

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 18% Continental Affordability of Rents
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 18% Continental Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Continental, Ohio

Comparing Continental 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
Well-Paid Single Women 7 5
Female Share of the Population 7 7
Well-Paid Single Men 6 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 5
Senior Citizens 5 5
Male Share of the Population 4 4
Age of the Population 3 4
Racial Diversity 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 5
Portion of People Married 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
People Above Poverty 6 5
Median Family Income 6 4
College Educated Adults 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 9
Short Commute Times 7 7
Public Transportation Use 6 4
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 7
People Living Alone 7 7
Affordability of Rents 6 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 7
Housing Recently Built 6 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 6

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Continental Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 45 miles E of Fort Wayne, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 53 miles SW of Toledo, Ohio
County Putnam
Standard Zip Codes 45831
P.O. Box Zip Codes 45837
Phone Area Codes 419
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.1
Longitude -84.266

Continental Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 63 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 35.1 inches
Distance 27.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 59 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 64 F
Annual Precip 33.9 inches
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Continental Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,188 100%
Male 564 47.5%
Female 624 52.5%
Under 18 334 28.1%
18+ 854 71.9%
65+ 169 14.2%
Median Age 35.3
Average Family Size 3.05
White 1,163 97.9%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 14 1.2%
Mixed Race 9 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 31 2.6%

Estimated Continental Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,188
Growth 0
Growth % 0%

Continental 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 45.4%
US/American 26.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.6%
English 6.9%
Irish 4.5%
Polish 1.5%
Scottish 1.5%
Dutch 1.3%
French Canadian 0.8%
Hungarian 0.8%
Belgian 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
Norwegian 0.4%
Greek 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
Italian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Continental 1,188 $41,786
Cloverdale 201 $38,438
Dupont 268 $37,500
Glandorf 919 $56,528
Kalida 1,031 $59,861
Melrose 322 $39,688
Miller City 136 $53,750
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Continental High Schools (2004)

5211 STATE ROUTE 634
Serves 249 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.1

Continental Colleges

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