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Minford, Ohio - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Scioto County at latitude 38.859 and longitude -82.8621. Scioto County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 656 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Minford Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Minford: Harrisonville, Scioto.

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


Total Population 658
Population in Households 652
Population in Familes 554
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 377
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 260
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 186
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 293 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 195 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 65 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $74,405
Average Home Value $84,407


Median Household Income $41,487
Average Household Income $50,767
Per Capita Income $20,131
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.21% -0.74%
Households -1.14% -0.78%
Families 2.71% -0.99%
Median Household Income   4.22%
Per Capita Income   2.13%
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.


Minford, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Minford 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 # 781 35th
Population Density1 # 1080 10th
Diversity Index2 # 952 21st
Median Household Income # 841 30th
Per Capita Income # 902 25th

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