Hamilton County OH Information


Hamilton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 803,849
Population in Households 784,081
Population in Familes 592,068
Population in Group Qrtrs 19,768
Population Density1 1,980
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 336,534
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 195,645
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 380,290 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 193,206 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 143,328 (37.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 43,756 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $147,415
Average Home Value $203,506


Median Household Income $47,391
Average Household Income $68,727
Per Capita Income $29,010
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.04% 0.13%
Households 0.18% 0.17%
Families -0.23% -0.08%
Median Household Income   3.25%
Per Capita Income   2.63%
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.


Hamilton County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hamilton 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 # 3 98th
Population Density1 # 3 98th
Diversity Index2 # 3 98th
Median Household Income # 37 59th
Per Capita Income # 8 92nd

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