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The Damascus Census Designated Place had a population of 487 as of July 1, 2015. Damascus ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Damascus is located at latitude 40.9061 and longitude -80.9493 in Mahoning County. The formal boundaries for the Damascus Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Mahoning County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,211 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Damascus Census Designated Place are located in Mahoning County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Columbiana County.
The Damascus Census Designated Place 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Damascus population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Damascus: Damascoville.
|Population in Households||484|
|Population in Familes||419|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||220 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||157 (71.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||39 (17.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||24 (10.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,935|
|Average Home Value||$165,127|
|Median Household Income||$56,022|
|Average Household Income||$65,255|
|Per Capita Income||$25,142|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.84%|
The table below compares Damascus to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 857||29th|
|Population Density1||# 957||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 1088||10th|
|Median Household Income||# 393||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 469||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.