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Demographics

People

Total Population833
Male Share of the Population55%
Female Share of the Population45%
Senior Citizens14.2%
Employed Population 16+366
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married43.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.4%
Median Earnings25+$24,375
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,357
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,583

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,205
% Above Poverty Level83.4%
% Below Poverty Level16.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.1%
Median Gross Rent$715
Median House Value$86,200

Ancestry

German19.8%
Irish18.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.5%
English7.7%
Scottish3.4%
Polish2%
Dutch1.8%
Welsh1.1%
Italian1%
French Except Basque0.8%
Hungarian0.5%
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Chesapeake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lawrence County
Standard Zip Codes45619
Phone Area Codes740
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.43
Approximate Longitude-82.45

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)

StationHUNTINGTON SEWAGE PLNT
Distance3.3 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp41 to 67 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip41.7 inches
StationHUNTINGTON TRI STATE
Distance6.6 miles
Jan Temp25 to 41 F
Apr Temp44 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip42.3 inches
StationHAMLIN
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 69 F
Jul Temp62 to 90 F
Oct Temp39 to 71 F
Annual Precip44.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Coal Grove1,884$43,125
Ironton11,049$52,429
Proctorville519$39,000
South Point3,639$66,890

Chesapeake Public Schools

Chesapeake Elementary School
11359 County Road 1
ZIP: 45619
(740) 867-3448
Primary
Total Enrollment 582
Chesapeake High School
10181 County Road 1
ZIP: 45619
(740) 867-5906
High
Total Enrollment 338
Chesapeake Middle School
10335 County Road 1
ZIP: 45619
(740) 867-3972
Middle
Total Enrollment 453
Lawrence County
11627 State Route 243
ZIP: 45619
(740) 867-6641
High
Lawrence County Academy
11627 State Route 243
ZIP: 45619
(740) 867-6641
High
Total Enrollment 112
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