Hancock County OH Information


Hancock County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 75,121
Population in Households 73,561
Population in Familes 58,288
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,560
Population Density1 141
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 30,525
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 19,804
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 33,640 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,530 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,995 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,115 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $138,682
Average Home Value $167,532


Median Household Income $50,787
Average Household Income $64,700
Per Capita Income $26,476
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.07% 0.17%
Households 0.17% 0.22%
Families -0.06% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.


Hancock County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hancock 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 # 35 61st
Population Density1 # 36 60th
Diversity Index2 # 26 72nd
Median Household Income # 26 72nd
Per Capita Income # 22 76th

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