Brown County OH Information


Brown County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 44,644
Daytime Population: Workers 10,354
Daytime Population: Residents 25,002
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 35,356
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 44,069
Population in Familes 36,866
Population in Group Qrtrs 575
Population Density2 91
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $48,976
Average Household Income $60,199
Per Capita Income $23,251


Total Housing Units 19,552 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,486 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,555 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,511 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $125,313
Average Home Value $163,425


Total Households 17,041
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 12,228
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 -0.06% -0.24%
Households 0.02% -0.18%
Families -0.17% -0.31%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   3.51%


Brown County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brown 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 # 54 40th
Population Density # 61 32nd
Diversity Index # 82 8th
Median Household Income # 42 53rd
Per Capita Income # 64 28th

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