Preble County OH Information


Preble County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,983
Daytime Population: Workers 12,906
Daytime Population: Residents 21,781
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 34,687
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 41,597
Population in Familes 34,981
Population in Group Qrtrs 386
Population Density2 99
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $51,960
Average Household Income $66,395
Per Capita Income $25,858


Total Housing Units 17,888 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,134 (67.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,124 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,630 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $130,910
Average Home Value $163,479


Total Households 16,258
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 11,641
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 -0.09% -0.21%
Households -0.07% -0.2%
Families -0.26% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.97%


Preble County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Preble 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 # 60 33rd
Population Density # 56 38th
Diversity Index # 81 7th
Median Household Income # 31 66th
Per Capita Income # 33 64th

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