Hamilton County OH Information


Hamilton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 814,287
Population in Households 793,880
Population in Familes 601,307
Population in Group Qrtrs 20,407
Population Density1 2,006
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 340,862
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 198,127
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 381,311 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 191,416 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 149,446 (39.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 40,449 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $154,297
Average Home Value $213,037


Median Household Income $50,061
Average Household Income $72,750
Per Capita Income $30,847
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.24% 0.3%
Households 0.33% 0.37%
Families 0.04% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
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, 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 # 3 98th
Population Density1 # 3 98th
Diversity Index2 # 4 97th
Median Household Income # 29 68th
Per Capita Income # 6 94th

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