Knox County OH Information


Knox County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 62,424
Daytime Population: Workers 23,758
Daytime Population: Residents 33,871
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 57,629
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 58,939
Population in Familes 48,584
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,485
Population Density2 119
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $51,707
Average Household Income $65,623
Per Capita Income $24,800


Total Housing Units 25,768 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,185 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,935 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,648 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $150,498
Average Home Value $178,852


Total Households 23,120
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 15,800
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 0.34% 0.37%
Households 0.31% 0.36%
Families 0.09% 0.23%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


Knox County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Knox 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 # 40 56th
Population Density # 46 49th
Diversity Index # 64 28th
Median Household Income # 35 61st
Per Capita Income # 42 53rd

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