Holmes County OH Information


Holmes County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 44,419
Population in Households 43,654
Population in Familes 39,881
Population in Group Qrtrs 765
Population Density1 105
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 13,310
Average Household Size 3.28
Family Households 10,549
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 14,423 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,813 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,497 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,113 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $166,523
Average Home Value $196,173


Median Household Income $44,600
Average Household Income $59,788
Per Capita Income $18,190
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.76% 0.88%
Households 0.94% 1.0%
Families 0.8% 0.91%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Holmes County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Holmes 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 # 55 39th
Population Density1 # 52 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 88 1st
Median Household Income # 49 45th
Per Capita Income # 88 1st

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