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Minerva, Ohio - Basic Facts

Minerva is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Minerva.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Stark County at latitude 40.7298 and longitude -81.1054. Stark County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,056 feet.

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


Total Population 3,657
Population in Households 3,605
Population in Familes 2,922
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 1,640
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 1,566
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 1,043
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,770 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,051 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 516 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 204 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $93,386
Average Home Value $111,857


Median Household Income $41,136
Average Household Income $48,710
Per Capita Income $20,066
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.4% -0.34%
Households -0.21% -0.28%
Families 0.78% -0.48%
Median Household Income   2.91%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
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.


Minerva, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Minerva 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 # 349 71st
Population Density1 # 397 67th
Diversity Index2 # 806 34th
Median Household Income # 853 29th
Per Capita Income # 910 25th

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