Adams County OH Information


Adams County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 27,960
Daytime Population: Workers 7,856
Daytime Population: Residents 17,293
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,149
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 27,622
Population in Familes 22,746
Population in Group Qrtrs 338
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $39,817
Average Household Income $52,125
Per Capita Income $20,647


Total Housing Units 12,871 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,548 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,424 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,899 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $104,701
Average Home Value $134,029


Total Households 10,972
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 7,555
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 -0.29% -0.34%
Households -0.22% -0.3%
Families -0.43% -0.44%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   2.86%


Adams County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adams 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 # 80 10th
Population Density # 82 8th
Diversity Index # 80 10th
Median Household Income # 82 8th
Per Capita Income # 84 6th

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