Port Washington, Ohio

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Port Washington, Ohio

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 12% Port Washington Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 14% Port Washington Affordability of Rents
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Port Washington Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Port Washington, Ohio

Comparing Port Washington 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 5
Age of the Population 5 6
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Racial Diversity 3 4
Senior Citizens 2 2
Well-Paid Single Men 2 1


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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 8 7
Median Family Income 4 2
People in Middle Class or Better 4 2
College Educated Adults 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 8
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Short Commute Times 4 3
Working at Home 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 9
Affordability of Rents 7 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Housing Recently Built 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Port Washington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles S of Canton, Ohio (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles W of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Tuscarawas
Standard Zip Codes 43837
Phone Area Codes 740
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.328
Longitude -81.52

Port Washington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 37 F
Apr Temp 33 to 63 F
Jul Temp 57 to 86 F
Oct Temp 36 to 66 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Distance 15 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 34 F
Apr Temp 39 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 82 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Distance 35.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 39 F
Apr Temp 37 to 65 F
Jul Temp 60 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.2 inches
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Port Washington Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 552 100%
Male 272 49.3%
Female 280 50.7%
Under 18 139 25.2%
18+ 413 74.8%
65+ 57 10.3%
Median Age 36.6
Average Family Size 3.02
White 540 97.8%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 3 0.5%
Mixed Race 8 1.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 7 1.3%

Estimated Port Washington Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 567
Growth 15
Growth % 2.7%

Port Washington 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 32.9%
US/American 15.6%
Irish 8.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.8%
English 6.6%
Swiss 4.7%
Italian 4.1%
Welsh 3.3%
Dutch 3%
Scottish 2.5%
French Canadian 1.9%
Swedish 1.9%
Polish 1.6%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Croatian 1.1%
Austrian 0.8%
Czech 0.5%
Russian 0.5%
British 0.5%
Slovak 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Port Washington 552 $37,344
Dennison 2,992 $32,168
Gnadenhutten 1,280 $38,000
Newcomerstown 4,008 $34,464
Stone Creek 184 $31,250
Tuscarawas 934 $43,646
Uhrichsville 5,662 $32,217
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