Licking County OH Information


Licking County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 173,198
Daytime Population: Workers 65,427
Daytime Population: Residents 86,564
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 151,991
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 169,795
Population in Familes 140,026
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,403
Population Density2 254
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $57,669
Average Household Income $73,517
Per Capita Income $28,709


Total Housing Units 71,999 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47,227 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,438 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,334 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $166,335
Average Home Value $194,776


Total Households 66,665
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 46,358
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 0.55% 0.63%
Households 0.57% 0.65%
Families 0.36% 0.51%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


Licking County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Licking 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 # 17 82nd
Population Density # 24 74th
Diversity Index # 37 59th
Median Household Income # 12 88th
Per Capita Income # 18 81st

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