Belmont County OH Information


Belmont County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 69,738
Daytime Population: Workers 23,329
Daytime Population: Residents 37,751
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 61,080
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 65,902
Population in Familes 52,351
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,836
Population Density2 131
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $42,615
Average Household Income $56,488
Per Capita Income $24,189


Total Housing Units 32,625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,061 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,379 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,185 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $90,373
Average Home Value $126,447


Total Households 28,440
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 18,284
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 -0.13% -0.23%
Households -0.12% -0.23%
Families -0.35% -0.39%
Median Household Income   3.5%
Per Capita Income   3.21%


Belmont County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Belmont 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 # 36 60th
Population Density # 39 57th
Diversity Index # 50 44th
Median Household Income # 75 16th
Per Capita Income # 52 42nd

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