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Community Needs Prior 12 Months

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    Food/Meals: 4,543 needs 25.81 % Income Support/Assistance: 2,889 needs 16.41 % Housing: 2,570 needs 14.60 % Utility Assistance: 2,086 needs 11.85 % Clothing/Personal/Household Needs: 1,024 needs 5.82 % 5.57 % Information Services include referrals to programs that provide for the collection, classification, storage, retrieval and dissemination of recorded knowledge for the community. Included are electronic information resources, information and referral programs, information lines, library services, media services, public awareness/education campaigns, research data and rumor control activities. Legal, Consumer And Public Safety Services: 733 needs 4.16 % Individual, Family And Community Support: 726 needs 4.12 % Health Care: 666 needs 3.78 % Transportation: 428 needs 2.43 % Mental Health/Addictions: 382 needs 2.17 % Education: 203 needs 1.15 % Volunteers/Donations: 114 needs 0.65 % Employment: 92 needs 0.52 % Other Government/Economic Services: 85 needs 0.48 % Arts, Culture And Recreation: 44 needs 0.25 % Disaster Services: 38 needs 0.22 %
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    Service Trends Prior 24 Hours

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    Top 5 Service Requests

    Holiday Gifts/Toys: 3 requests 10.34 % Electric Service Payment Assistance: 4 requests 13.79 % Christmas Baskets: 5 requests 17.24 % Rent Payment Assistance: 7 requests 24.14 % Food Pantries: 10 requests 34.48 %
    Trending Up
    • Food Pantries (+900%)
    • Christmas Baskets (+400%)
    • Electric Service Payment Assistance (+300%)
    • Water Service Payment Assistance (+100%)
    • Holiday Gifts/Toys (+50%)
    Trending Down
    • Soup Kitchens (-71.43%)
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    Client Demographics Prior 12 Months

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    Birth to age 17: 111 people 0.69 % Ages 18 to 34: 4,500 people 27.98 % Ages 35 to 49: 4,772 people 29.67 % Ages 50 to 59: 3,346 people 20.80 % Ages 60 to 74: 2,678 people 16.65 % 75 and over: 676 people 4.20 %

    Top 5 Communities

    • Lorain (9,129, 8.11%)
    • Elyria (3,883, 18.67%)
    • North Ridgeville (466, 35.41%)
    • Amherst (220, 10.00%)
    • Oberlin (219, 5.02%)
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    Top 5 ZIP Codes

    • 44052 (4,946, 4.00%)
    • 44035 (3,844, 17.74%)
    • 44055 (2,959, 16.09%)
    • 44053 (1,180, 5.25%)
    • 44039 (483, 38.51%)
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    Call Counts Year To Date

    15,896 calls year to date

    427 calls month to date

    52 calls week to date

    64 calls on average for Monday

    38 calls as of today at 12:28:19 PM

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