Sandusky County OH Information


Sandusky County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 60,116
Population in Households 59,215
Population in Familes 48,238
Population in Group Qrtrs 901
Population Density1 147
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 24,256
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 16,441
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 26,502 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,253 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,003 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,246 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $118,048
Average Home Value $137,478


Median Household Income $47,514
Average Household Income $57,995
Per Capita Income $23,569
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.22% -0.29%
Households 0.05% -0.12%
Families -0.17% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.17%
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.


Sandusky County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sandusky 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 # 43 52nd
Population Density1 # 34 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 11 89th
Median Household Income # 38 58th
Per Capita Income # 40 56th

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