Jefferson County OH Information


Jefferson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 68,324
Daytime Population: Workers 23,988
Daytime Population: Residents 41,042
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 65,030
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 65,987
Population in Familes 51,703
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,337
Population Density2 167
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $42,463
Average Household Income $55,980
Per Capita Income $23,658


Total Housing Units 32,518 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,637 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,711 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,170 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $86,395
Average Home Value $116,289


Total Households 28,348
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 17,898
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 -0.28% -0.41%
Households -0.36% -0.46%
Families -0.61% -0.62%
Median Household Income   3.26%
Per Capita Income   3.23%


Jefferson County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jefferson 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 # 37 59th
Population Density # 30 67th
Diversity Index # 38 58th
Median Household Income # 77 14th
Per Capita Income # 61 32nd

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