Wood County OH Information


Wood County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 131,905
Daytime Population: Workers 68,096
Daytime Population: Residents 64,697
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 132,793
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 125,155
Population in Familes 95,556
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,750
Population Density2 214
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $56,389
Average Household Income $73,208
Per Capita Income $28,985


Total Housing Units 55,475 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 33,300 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,935 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,240 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $165,081
Average Home Value $190,774


Total Households 51,235
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 31,704
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 0.69% 0.6%
Households 0.6% 0.59%
Families 0.34% 0.43%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   2.78%


Wood County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wood 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 # 22 76th
Population Density # 27 70th
Diversity Index # 21 77th
Median Household Income # 14 85th
Per Capita Income # 16 83rd

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