The City of Nelsonville had a population of 5,329 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Nelsonville is located at latitude 39.4587 and longitude -82.2318 in Athens County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nelsonville encompass a land area of 4.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Athens County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 679 feet.
The City of Nelsonville has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Nelsonville: Englishtown.
|Total Population||5,329 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,711 (88.4%)|
|Population in Families||2,970 (55.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||618 (11.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$33,465|
|Average Household Income||$46,523|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,721|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,297 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||932 (40.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,020 (44.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||345 (15.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,013|
|Average Home Value||$130,579|
|Housing Affordability Index3||217|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.37%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.28%|
The table below compares Nelsonville to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 279||77th|
|Population Density||# 683||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 1178||3rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 692||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1166||4th|
|Diversity Index||# 547||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.