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Demographics

People

Total Population1,152
Male Share of the Population49.7%
Female Share of the Population50.3%
Senior Citizens18.7%
Employed Population 16+490
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married54%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher25.9%
Median Earnings25+$37,609
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,531

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,102
% Above Poverty Level93.4%
% Below Poverty Level6.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone18.3%
Median Gross Rent$817
Median House Value$112,700

Ancestry

German42.3%
Irish20.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.9%
English11.7%
Italian4.3%
Welsh4%
Polish2.2%
French Except Basque2%
Dutch1.7%
African0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Greek0.7%
Scottish0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
West Indian0.2%
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Prospect Almanac

CategoryValue
County Marion County
Standard Zip Codes43342
Phone Area Codes740
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.45
Approximate Longitude-83.18

Prospect Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDELAWARE
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp17 to 34 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches
StationKENTON
Distance25.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip35.6 inches
StationIRWIN
Distance27.8 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip38.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Green Camp349$51,667
Magnetic Springs263$51,250
Marion36,568$45,768
New Bloomington382$36,528
Richwood2,449$42,143
Waldo358$59,861
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