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Chippewa Lake, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Chippewa Lake had a population of 758 as of July 1, 2020. Chippewa Lake ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Chippewa Lake is located at latitude 41.0698 and longitude -81.901 in Medina County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Chippewa Lake encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Medina County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,024 feet.

The Village of Chippewa Lake (GNIS ID: 2397623) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Chippewa Lake: Briarwood Beach, Chippewa-on-the-Lake.


Chippewa Lake, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 758 (100%)
Population in Households 758 (100.0%)
Population in Families 552 (72.8%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 3,073
Diversity Index2 11


Median Household Income $51,140
Average Household Income $71,236
% of Income for Mortgage4 12%
Per Capita Income $32,719
Wealth Index5 72


Total HU (Housing Units) 438 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 247 (56.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 91 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 100 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $140,203
Average Home Value $175,709
Housing Affordability Index3 194


Total Households 338
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 190
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 0.63% 0.75%
Households 0.82% 0.82%
Families 0.1% 0.62%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
Owner Occupied HU   0.48%


Chippewa Lake, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chippewa Lake to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 747 39th
Population Density # 80 93rd
Median Household Income # 784 36th
Housing Affordability Index # 319 26th
Per Capita Income # 313 74th
Diversity Index # 698 43rd

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