The City of Heath had a population of 10,407 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Heath is located at latitude 40.0208 and longitude -82.4421 in Licking County. The formal boundaries for the City of Heath (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Licking County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 860 feet.
The City of Heath (GNIS ID: 1086463) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Heath population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||10,238|
|Population in Familes||8,266|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||169|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,492 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,686 (59.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,496 (33.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||310 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$130,016|
|Average Home Value||$151,433|
|Median Household Income||$49,968|
|Average Household Income||$60,159|
|Per Capita Income||$24,338|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.34%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
The table below compares Heath 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.
|Total Population||# 182||85th|
|Population Density1||# 755||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 354||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 597||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 537||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.