Allen County OH Information


Allen County Subdivisions

Allen County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 106,509
Population in Households 100,427
Population in Familes 80,391
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,082
Population Density1 265
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 40,976
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 26,826
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 44,999 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27,037 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,939 (31.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,023 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $107,740
Average Home Value $138,924


Median Household Income $44,822
Average Household Income $58,685
Per Capita Income $23,131
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.03% -0.01%
Households 0.14% 0.08%
Families -0.09% -0.06%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Allen County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allen County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 25 73rd
Population Density1 # 22 76th
Diversity Index2 # 10 90th
Median Household Income # 46 49th
Per Capita Income # 46 49th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.