Lucas County OH Information


Lucas County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 434,635
Daytime Population: Workers 221,078
Daytime Population: Residents 233,796
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 454,874
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 424,512
Population in Familes 325,582
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,123
Population Density2 1,275
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $45,850
Average Household Income $64,110
Per Capita Income $26,749


Total Housing Units 203,586 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 106,880 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 71,921 (35.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 24,785 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $122,734
Average Home Value $154,043


Total Households 178,801
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 107,971
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 -0.23% -0.19%
Households -0.11% -0.13%
Families -0.38% -0.31%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.67%


Lucas County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lucas 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 # 6 94th
Population Density # 5 95th
Diversity Index # 3 98th
Median Household Income # 61 32nd
Per Capita Income # 28 69th

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