Delphos, OH Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Delphos, Ohio - Basic Facts

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The City of Delphos had a population of 6,922 as of July 1, 2017. Delphos ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Delphos is located at latitude 40.8477 and longitude -84.3365 in Allen County. The formal boundaries for the City of Delphos (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Allen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 774 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Delphos are located in Allen County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Van Wert County.

The City of Delphos (GNIS ID: 2394508) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Delphos is located within Township of Marion, a minor civil division (MCD) of Allen County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Delphos population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Delphos: Bredeick, East Bredeick, Howard, Howard Town, Section Ten, West Bredeick.

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Delphos, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,922
Daytime Population: Workers 3,126
Daytime Population: Residents 3,516
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,642
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 6,848
Population in Familes 5,525
Population in Group Qrtrs 74
Population Density2 1,996
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $47,704
Average Household Income $56,317
Per Capita Income $22,871


Total Housing Units 3,140 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,078 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 749 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 312 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $89,716
Average Home Value $106,794


Total Households 2,828
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 1,847
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.35% -0.2%
Households -0.3% -0.18%
Families -0.13% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.56%

Delphos, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delphos to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 234 81st
Population Density # 276 77th
Diversity Index # 690 44th
Median Household Income # 748 39th
Per Capita Income # 792 35th

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