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Port Clinton, Ohio - Basic Facts

The City of Port Clinton had a population of 6,092 as of July 1, 2019. Port Clinton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Port Clinton is located at latitude 41.512 and longitude -82.9377 in Ottawa County. The formal boundaries for the City of Port Clinton encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Ottawa County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 577 feet.

The City of Port Clinton (GNIS ID: 2396253) 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 Port Clinton: Portage.

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Port Clinton, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Port Clinton, OH Housing Affordability Index is 200
State of Ohio Housing Affordability Index is 156
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Port Clinton, OH Wealth Index is 52
State of Ohio Wealth Index is 84
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 6,092
Population in Households 5,928
Population in Families 4,523
Population in Group Qrtrs 164
Population Density 2,931
Diversity Index1 31
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,462
Average Household Income $57,575
Per Capita Income $24,927
Wealth Index3 52

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,561 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,514 (42.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,139 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 908 (25.5%)
Median Home Value $111,408
Housing Affordability Index2 200
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,653
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,605
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.06% -0.09%
Households 0.08% -0.08%
Families -0.06% -0.25%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

Port Clinton, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Port Clinton to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 258 79th
Population Density # 94 92nd
Diversity Index # 175 86th
Median Household Income # 914 25th
Per Capita Income # 765 37th

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