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Union City, Ohio - Basic Facts

Union City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Union City.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Darke County at latitude 40.1995 and longitude -84.8052. Darke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,106 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Union City (see map) encompass a land area of 0.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Union City: Union.

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Union City, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,636
Population in Households 1,569
Population in Familes 1,245
Population in Group Qrtrs 67
Population Density1 1,779
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 650
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 423
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 754 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 375 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 274 (36.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 104 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $67,662
Average Home Value $79,455


Median Household Income $31,742
Average Household Income $41,713
Per Capita Income $16,965
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.43% -0.28%
Households -0.25% -0.25%
Families 0.06% -0.48%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.74%
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.


Union City, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Union City to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 530 56th
Population Density1 # 345 71st
Diversity Index2 # 190 84th
Median Household Income # 1135 6th
Per Capita Income # 1114 8th

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