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Hanging Rock, Ohio - Basic Facts

Hanging Rock is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Hanging Rock.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Lawrence County at latitude 38.5601 and longitude -82.721. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 538 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Hanging Rock (see map) encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.

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Hanging Rock, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 208
Population in Households 208
Population in Familes 171
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 374
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 90
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 64
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 102 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $85,577
Average Home Value $110,656


Median Household Income $42,335
Average Household Income $56,844
Per Capita Income $22,518
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.42% -0.68%
Households -1.26% -0.68%
Families -1.42% -0.96%
Median Household Income   3.87%
Per Capita Income   3.1%
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.


Hanging Rock, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hanging Rock to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 1071 11th
Population Density1 # 1083 10th
Diversity Index2 # 1179 2nd
Median Household Income # 811 33rd
Per Capita Income # 655 46th

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