Racine, OH Demographics


Population (year 2000): 746. Estimated population in July 2005: 757 (+1.5% change)
Males: 348 (46.6%), Females: 398 (53.4%)

Meigs County

Zip code: 45771

Median resident age: 37.8 years
Median household income: $22,450 (year 2000)
Median house value: $57,400 (year 2000)

Races in Racine:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.3%)

Ancestries: United States (32.4%), German (18.0%), English (17.3%), Irish (5.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%), Welsh (1.5%).

Elevation: 601 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Racine

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 13.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Racine village

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

0.1% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+1.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Racine:

  • PLEASANT VALLEY HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; POINT PLEASANT, WV)
  • JACKSON GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; RIPLEY, WV)
  • HOLZER MEDICAL CENTER (about 24 miles; GALLIPOLIS, OH)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Racine:

  • MID-OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL (about 42 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; ID: PKB)
  • YEAGER (about 48 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; ID: CRW)
  • TRI-STATE/MILTON J. FERGUSON FIELD (about 61 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; ID: HTS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Racine:

  • JACKSON COUNTY (about 8 miles; RAVENSWOOD, WV; ID: I18)
  • MASON COUNTY (about 13 miles; POINT PLEASANT, WV; ID: 3I2)
  • LEON (about 19 miles; LEON, WV; ID: W07)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Racine:

  • OHIO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 28 miles; ATHENS, OH; Full-time enrollment: 18,721)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 34 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; FT enrollment: 2,306)
  • HOCKING TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 40 miles; NELSONVILLE, OH; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; FT enrollment: 12,361)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 54 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; FT enrollment: 3,688)
  • SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 73 miles; PORTSMOUTH, OH; FT enrollment: 2,849)
  • DENISON UNIVERSITY (about 87 miles; GRANVILLE, OH; FT enrollment: 2,101)

Schools

Public high school in Racine:

  • SOUTHERN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 244; Location: 98 ELM STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Racine:

  • SOUTHERN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 505; Location: ELM STREET; Grades: PK – 08)