Jefferson County OH Information


Jefferson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 67,661
Population in Households 65,371
Population in Familes 51,456
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,290
Population Density2 166
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $43,375
Average Household Income $57,081
Per Capita Income $24,145


Total Housing Units 32,613 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,631 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,483 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,499 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $90,121
Average Home Value $121,657


Total Households 28,114
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 17,724
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 -0.36% -0.49%
Households -0.42% -0.53%
Families -0.66% -0.68%
Median Household Income   3.24%
Per Capita Income   3.34%


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, 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 # 37 59th
Population Density # 30 67th
Diversity Index # 39 57th
Median Household Income # 78 13th
Per Capita Income # 62 31st

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