Delaware County OH Information


Delaware County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 195,605
Population in Households 193,255
Population in Familes 169,268
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,350
Population Density1 441
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 69,764
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 52,786
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 73,371 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55,510 (75.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,254 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,607 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $278,132
Average Home Value $317,107


Median Household Income $95,744
Average Household Income $118,720
Per Capita Income $42,514
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.87% 1.94%
Households 1.71% 1.84%
Families 1.54% 1.74%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.48%
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.


Delaware County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delaware 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 # 15 84th
Population Density1 # 14 85th
Diversity Index2 # 16 83rd
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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