Stark County OH Information


Stark County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 380,527
Daytime Population: Workers 170,173
Daytime Population: Residents 203,592
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 373,765
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 371,445
Population in Familes 297,949
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,082
Population Density2 662
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $48,355
Average Household Income $65,141
Per Capita Income $26,758


Total Housing Units 168,239 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 103,796 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 49,607 (29.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 14,836 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $131,863
Average Home Value $159,742


Total Households 153,403
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 100,241
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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% 0.19%
Households 0.21% 0.21%
Families -0.02% 0.06%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Stark County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stark County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents 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 # 8 92nd
Population Density # 9 91st
Diversity Index # 18 80th
Median Household Income # 45 50th
Per Capita Income # 27 70th

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