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Choctaw Lake, Ohio - Basic Facts

Choctaw Lake is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Choctaw Lake Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Madison County at latitude 39.9601 and longitude -83.4849. Madison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,053 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Choctaw Lake Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.39 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Choctaw Lake: Chocktou Lake.

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Choctaw Lake, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,598
Population in Households 1,598
Population in Familes 1,428
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,940
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 612
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 499
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 675 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 577 (85.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 ( 5.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $194,549
Average Home Value $237,175


Median Household Income $104,968
Average Household Income $117,617
Per Capita Income $45,569
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.78% 0.87%
Households 0.99% 0.9%
Families 0.77% 0.75%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.7%
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.


Choctaw Lake, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Choctaw Lake 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 # 535 56th
Population Density1 # 292 76th
Diversity Index2 # 853 28th
Median Household Income # 24 98th
Per Capita Income # 51 96th

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