Lake County OH Information


Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 232,189
Daytime Population: Workers 97,539
Daytime Population: Residents 113,295
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 210,834
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 229,374
Population in Familes 184,954
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,815
Population Density2 1,021
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $58,953
Average Household Income $75,851
Per Capita Income $31,414


Total Housing Units 103,007 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 69,823 (67.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 25,574 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,610 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $169,690
Average Home Value $197,727


Total Households 95,397
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 62,139
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 0.13% 0.13%
Households 0.18% 0.16%
Families -0.05% 0.01%
Median Household Income   2.95%
Per Capita Income   2.71%


Lake County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake 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 # 10 90th
Population Density # 7 93rd
Diversity Index # 24 74th
Median Household Income # 11 89th
Per Capita Income # 8 92nd

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