Mahoning County OH Information


Mahoning County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 229,674
Population in Households 223,820
Population in Familes 177,166
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,854
Population Density1 558
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 97,611
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 61,003
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 112,990 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 65,709 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 31,902 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,379 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $97,941
Average Home Value $135,799


Median Household Income $41,701
Average Household Income $57,512
Per Capita Income $24,861
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.62% -0.5%
Households -0.18% -0.31%
Families -0.43% -0.47%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.


Mahoning County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mahoning 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 # 11 89th
Population Density1 # 12 88th
Diversity Index2 # 7 93rd
Median Household Income # 63 30th
Per Capita Income # 29 68th

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