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Cardington, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Cardington had a population of 2,049 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Cardington is located at latitude 40.498 and longitude -82.8936 in Morrow County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Cardington (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Morrow County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,007 feet.

The Village of Cardington (GNIS ID: 2397552) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Cardington is located within Township of Cardington, a minor civil division (MCD) of Morrow County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cardington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cardington: Carding.

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Cardington, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,049
Daytime Population: Workers 1,453
Daytime Population: Residents 1,020
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,473
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.21
Population in Households 2,037
Population in Familes 1,675
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 1,021
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $42,406
Average Household Income $55,042
Per Capita Income $21,132


Total Housing Units 911 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 495 (54.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 297 (32.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $104,198
Average Home Value $116,683


Total Households 792
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 542
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% 0.04%
Households 0.0% 0.08%
Families 0.41% -0.07%
Median Household Income   2.95%
Per Capita Income   3.25%

Cardington, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cardington to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 479 61st
Population Density # 722 41st
Diversity Index # 830 31st
Median Household Income # 918 25th
Per Capita Income # 965 21st

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