Butler County OH Information


Butler County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Butler County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 8 92nd
Population Density1 # 8 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 9 91st
Median Household Income # 10 90th
Per Capita Income # 14 85th

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Butler County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 371,113
Population in Households 360,232
Population in Familes 294,632
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,881
Population Density1 795
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 137,187
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 95,047
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 150,189 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 92,852 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 44,335 (29.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,002 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $165,323
Average Home Value $188,973


Median Household Income $55,179
Average Household Income $73,713
Per Capita Income $27,560
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.19% 0.29%
Households 0.21% 0.28%
Families -0.09% 0.09%
Median Household Income   3.07%
Per Capita Income   2.14%
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.

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