Franklin County OH Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,243,750
Population in Households 1,216,424
Population in Familes 894,995
Population in Group Qrtrs 27,326
Population Density1 2,337
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 508,737
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 291,063
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 563,456 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 264,217 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 244,520 (43.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 54,719 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $161,500
Average Home Value $197,495


Median Household Income $51,452
Average Household Income $71,479
Per Capita Income $29,507
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.07% 1.15%
Households 1.03% 1.14%
Families 0.74% 0.96%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
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.


Franklin County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin 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 # 2 99th
Population Density1 # 2 99th
Diversity Index2 # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 24 74th
Per Capita Income # 10 90th

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