Franklin County OH Information


Franklin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,283,688
Daytime Population: Workers 766,811
Daytime Population: Residents 639,497
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,406,308
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 1,255,910
Population in Familes 922,798
Population in Group Qrtrs 27,778
Population Density2 2,412
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $53,567
Average Household Income $74,674
Per Capita Income $30,776


Total Housing Units 569,898 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 273,827 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 250,666 (44.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 45,405 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $163,883
Average Home Value $200,461


Total Households 524,493
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 299,183
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 1.37% 1.17%
Households 1.31% 1.16%
Families 1.02% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.57%


Franklin County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Franklin 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 2 99th
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 26 72nd
Per Capita Income # 10 90th

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