Perry County OH Information


Perry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 36,317
Daytime Population: Workers 7,941
Daytime Population: Residents 20,278
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 28,219
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 36,010
Population in Familes 29,780
Population in Group Qrtrs 307
Population Density2 89
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $43,958
Average Household Income $55,983
Per Capita Income $21,387


Total Housing Units 15,436 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,992 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,766 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,678 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $96,149
Average Home Value $135,508


Total Households 13,758
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 9,729
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 0.1% 0.18%
Households 0.18% 0.24%
Families -0.01% 0.1%
Median Household Income   3.0%
Per Capita Income   3.3%


Perry County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perry 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 # 68 24th
Population Density # 64 28th
Diversity Index # 84 6th
Median Household Income # 70 22nd
Per Capita Income # 78 13th

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