Highland County OH Information


Highland County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 43,401
Daytime Population: Workers 12,331
Daytime Population: Residents 26,660
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,991
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 42,917
Population in Familes 35,485
Population in Group Qrtrs 484
Population Density2 79
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $42,742
Average Household Income $55,655
Per Capita Income $21,540


Total Housing Units 19,380 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,573 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,086 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,721 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $109,309
Average Home Value $141,446


Total Households 16,659
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 11,622
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% -0.16%
Households -0.03% -0.14%
Families -0.23% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   3.0%


Highland County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Highland 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 # 56 38th
Population Density # 67 25th
Diversity Index # 73 19th
Median Household Income # 73 18th
Per Capita Income # 76 15th

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