Colleges and Universities in Ohio
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Bowling Green, Ohio
North Canton, Ohio
Blue Ash, Ohio
University Heights, Ohio
North Canton, Ohio
Rio Grande, Ohio
Education in Ohio
As of June 2014, 20.86 of Ohio’s population aged over 25 had some college degree, compared to 21.29 for the entire United States. Two-year college graduates constituted 7.69, four-year graduates – 15.65 and Master graduates – 6.54 of the Ohio population.
Education of Ohio
As of June 2014, the Ohio’s average income per capita is 25857, compared to the average of 28051 for the United States, while the median household income is 48246. The unemployed people available workforce constituted 5.3 of the state’s population, while the job growth expected over the next decade is 36.7. The indicators of sales and income taxes were 6.75 and 3.76 respectively.
Cost of living in Ohio
If we take the average indicator for the entire United States as 100, the overall cost of living in the state of Ohio makes 88, with the cost of food being 99.2 and expenses for health care services such as stay in a hospital room, doctor’s and dentist’s appointments – 98. The state’s average indicator for the cost of housing, comprising mortgage, rent and taxes is 66. The index of Ohio’s charges for utilities services, such as heating, cooling, natural gas and electricity makes 99. The average transportation costs make 100, while other miscellaneous expenses, such as clothing, repairs, and entertainment constitute 98 points.
Air pollution and health in Ohio
Ohio’s index of air quality is 86.6 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better) according to EPA reports taking into account the days of ozone alert and volume of such pollutants as lead, carbon monoxide, sulfur and others. State’s weather quality is graded at 35 points out of 100 on the basis of such indices as toxic discharges, sediments, turbidity and pollutants. The index of Superfund sites is 80 compared to 71 for the entire country. In 2014, the number of physicians per 100,000 persons is 277 and the health cost index is lower compared to the average US index.
Climate in Ohio
Ohio’s annual rainfall is 38.2 inches, compared to 36.5 for the entire US. In winter the state gets the annual snowfall of 27.4, while the United States in general get 25. There are 128 days with measurable precipitation, and 173 sunny days per annum. In July, the average high temperature is 84.7 degrees Fahrenheit, and in January the average lowest is 19.2 degrees. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) makes 46 and is based on the combination of summer temperature and effect humidity on the population.
Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov