Summit County OH Information


Summit County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 544,650
Population in Households 534,301
Population in Familes 418,221
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,349
Population Density1 1,320
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 224,796
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 140,137
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 248,257 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 145,222 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 79,574 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 23,461 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $145,179
Average Home Value $181,274


Median Household Income $51,027
Average Household Income $69,773
Per Capita Income $29,097
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.08% 0.09%
Households 0.14% 0.14%
Families -0.11% -0.03%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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.


Summit County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Summit 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 # 4 97th
Population Density1 # 4 97th
Diversity Index2 # 8 92nd
Median Household Income # 25 73rd
Per Capita Income # 12 88th

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