Size: 2.8 sq. mi. → → Roads: 27-miles →→Private Lake: 550 acre – the largest in Ohio →→Income Tax: 0%
Voters: Roaming Shores Village is home to the largest voting precinct in Ashtabula County with 1,075 registered voters. In 2010, 51% of the registered voters in the village voted compared to 46% countywide. During the same time period, registered voters in the village also represented 461 or 32% of 1,432 total voters in Morgan Township and 652 or 50% of the 1,298 total voters in Rome Township.

2010 Tax Chart

Population Growth: 1979: 583, 1990: 822, 2000: 1,239, and 2010: 1,508
Homeowner’s Association Dues (2012): $760 per home ($624 per vacant lot)
Empty Single Lot Tax: $82.50 Effective Property Tax Rate: 52.57
Vacant Lot Available For Use Water Fee: $26.66 every two months per lot
House Minimum Available For Use Water Fee: $67 every two months

Residential Property Tax Rates per $100k Home Value (2010)
$1,905.69 – Morgan Township / Jefferson Area School District, $1,928.23 – Rome Township / Jefferson Area School District, and $1,789.42 – Rome Township / Grand Valley School District

Where the Property Tax Money Goes Per $100k Home Value (2010)

Morgan Township Property Rome Township Property
(Jefferson Schools)
Rome Township Property
(Grand Valley Schools)
Ashtabula Co. General Fund: $88 Ashtabula Co. General Fund: $88 Ashtabula Co. General Fund: $88
MR/DD: $156 MR/DD: $156 MR/DD: $156
Senior Services: $27 Senior Services: $27 Senior Services: $27
Children Services: $58 Children Services: $58 Children Services: $58
Jefferson Area LSD: $1,077 Jefferson Area Schools: $1,077 Grand Valley Schools: $938
Ashtabula Co. JVS: $82 Ashtabula Co. JVS: $82 Ashtabula Co. JVS: $82
Morgan Township Government (General Fund, Cemetery, Fire & E.M.S.): $96 Rome Township Government (General Fund, Fire & E.M.S.): $119 Rome Township Government (General Fund, Fire & E.M.S.): $119
Village of Roaming Shores: $245 Village of Roaming Shores: $245 Village of Roaming Shores: $245
SCAD: $76 SCAD: $76 SCAD: $76

School District Enrollment (2010):

Jefferson Area Schools: 1,980 →→ Grand Valley Area Schools: 1,386

Report Card Rating:
GVSD Effective
JASD Continuous Improvement
Standards met:
23 out of 26
20 out of 26
vs. Expectations:
Met Expectations
Met Expectations

Individual Report Cards for School Buildings Serving RSV:

Rock Creek Elementary — Excellent, Grand Valley Elementary – Excellent, Grand Valley High School — Excellent and Jefferson High School — Excellent.

10-14-2011