Lowell, Ohio

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Lowell, Ohio

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

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Comparative Profile of Lowell, Ohio

Comparing Lowell 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
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Men 7 6
Senior Citizens 7 8
Age of the Population 6 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 5
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 6
Average Household Size 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 4 2
People Above Poverty 4 3
People in Middle Class or Better 2 1
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 5 5
Working at Home 5 7
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Public Transportation Use 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 10
People Living Alone 9 9
Affordability of Rents 5 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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Lowell Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 81 miles N of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 84 miles E of Columbus, Ohio
County Washington
Metro Area Parkersburg - Marietta
Standard Zip Codes 45744
Phone Area Codes 740
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.529
Longitude -81.506

Lowell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42.3 inches
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.2 inches
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Lowell Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 628 100%
Male 312 49.7%
Female 316 50.3%
Under 18 157 25%
18+ 471 75%
65+ 112 17.8%
Median Age 38.5
Average Family Size 2.93
White 626 99.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.5%

Estimated Lowell Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 602
Growth -26
Growth % -4.1%

Lowell 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 34.7%
US/American 24.3%
Irish 10.1%
English 8.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.2%
European 5.9%
Scotch-Irish 3.2%
Italian 1.7%
Polish 1.5%
Danish 1.3%
Hungarian 1.1%
Scottish 0.4%
French (except Basque) 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lowell 628 $37,500
Beverly 1,282 $39,853
Caldwell 1,956 $36,094
Dexter City 166 $35,000
Lower Salem 109 $36,875
Macksburg 202 $21,875
Marietta 14,515 $36,042
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