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Brilliant, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Brilliant Census Designated Place had a population of 1,456 as of July 1, 2016. Brilliant ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Brilliant is located at latitude 40.2674 and longitude -80.6359 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Brilliant Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 689 feet.

The Brilliant Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393349) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Brilliant Census Designated Place is located within Township of Wells, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brilliant population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brilliant: La Grange, LaGrange, Lagrange, Philipsburg, Philipsburgh, Phillipsburg.

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


Total Population 1,456
Population in Households 1,456
Population in Familes 1,126
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 834
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 642
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 406
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 740 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 418 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 224 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 98 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $63,743
Average Home Value $71,394


Median Household Income $39,365
Average Household Income $48,914
Per Capita Income $21,210
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% -0.32%
Households -0.3% -0.38%
Families -0.5% -0.5%
Median Household Income   0.12%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
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.

Brilliant, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brilliant to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 565 54th
Population Density1 # 833 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 1128 7th
Median Household Income # 957 21st
Per Capita Income # 849 30th

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