Fairfield County OH Information


Fairfield County Subdivisions

Fairfield County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 156,571
Population in Households 153,233
Population in Familes 130,184
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,338
Population Density2 310
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $62,814
Average Household Income $79,866
Per Capita Income $29,966


Total Housing Units 62,245 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43,106 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,755 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,384 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $185,044
Average Home Value $212,396


Total Households 57,861
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 41,843
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 0.84% 0.9%
Households 0.77% 0.89%
Families 0.59% 0.77%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   2.75%


Fairfield County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairfield County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 20 78th
Population Density # 20 78th
Diversity Index # 18 81st
Median Household Income # 9 91st
Per Capita Income # 16 83rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.