Harrison County OH Information

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Harrison County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 16,267
Population in Households 16,035
Population in Familes 13,056
Population in Group Qrtrs 232
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 11
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,780
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 4,566
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 8,490 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,926 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,854 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,710 (20.1%)
Median Home Value $85,780
Average Home Value $110,059
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,503
Average Household Income $51,522
Per Capita Income $21,701
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.4% 0.15%
Households 0.61% 0.29%
Families 0.41% 0.15%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.

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Harrison County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harrison 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 # 84 6th
Population Density1 # 84 6th
Diversity Index2 # 66 26th
Median Household Income # 81 9th
Per Capita Income # 66 26th

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