Hocking County OH Information


Hocking County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 29,577
Population in Households 28,863
Population in Familes 23,584
Population in Group Qrtrs 714
Population Density1 70
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 11,495
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 7,935
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,623 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,242 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,253 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,128 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $93,778
Average Home Value $113,010


Median Household Income $40,541
Average Household Income $51,077
Per Capita Income $19,978
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.16% -0.03%
Households 0.26% -0.02%
Families -0.04% -0.2%
Median Household Income   3.75%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
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.


Hocking County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hocking 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 # 74 17th
Population Density1 # 74 17th
Diversity Index2 # 83 7th
Median Household Income # 64 28th
Per Capita Income # 71 20th

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