Germantown, OH Profile: Facts & Data


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Germantown, Ohio - Basic Facts

The City of Germantown had a population of 5,553 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Germantown is located at latitude 39.6325 and longitude -84.3645 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the City of Germantown (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 718 feet.

The City of Germantown (GNIS ID: 2398954) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Germantown is located within Township of German, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Germantown: German Town, Twin City.

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Germantown, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,553
Population in Households 5,518
Population in Familes 4,759
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density2 1,315
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $63,704
Average Household Income $81,343
Per Capita Income $31,756


Total Housing Units 2,328 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,575 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 584 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 169 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $151,460
Average Home Value $180,968


Total Households 2,159
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 1,588
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.01% -0.16%
Households 0.1% -0.09%
Families 0.03% -0.2%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   3.81%

Germantown, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Germantown to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 271 78th
Population Density # 560 54th
Diversity Index # 785 35th
Median Household Income # 276 77th
Per Capita Income # 253 79th

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