Hocking County OH Information


Hocking County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,688
Population in Households 28,376
Population in Familes 23,305
Population in Group Qrtrs 312
Population Density2 68
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $47,698
Average Household Income $59,710
Per Capita Income $23,714


Total Housing Units 13,417 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,107 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,176 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,134 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $124,905
Average Home Value $166,119


Total Households 11,283
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 7,760
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 -0.29% -0.34%
Households -0.09% -0.32%
Families -0.29% -0.45%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   3.44%


Hocking County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hocking 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 # 76 15th
Population Density # 74 17th
Diversity Index # 81 9th
Median Household Income # 58 35th
Per Capita Income # 67 25th

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