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Massillon, Ohio - Basic Facts

The City of Massillon had a population of 32,933 as of July 1, 2017. Massillon ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Massillon is located at latitude 40.7845 and longitude -81.5252 in Stark County. The formal boundaries for the City of Massillon (see map below) encompass a land area of 18.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles. Stark County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 948 feet.

The City of Massillon (GNIS ID: 1086982) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Massillon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Massillon: Kendal, Kendall, Masillon, Massillion, Massilon.

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


Total Population 32,933
Daytime Population: Workers 16,214
Daytime Population: Residents 18,044
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 34,258
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 32,120
Population in Familes 24,899
Population in Group Qrtrs 813
Population Density2 1,735
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $40,448
Average Household Income $51,042
Per Capita Income $21,318


Total Housing Units 14,837 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,623 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,854 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,360 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $95,605
Average Home Value $115,556


Total Households 13,477
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 8,407
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 0.31% 0.27%
Households 0.32% 0.27%
Families 0.2% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Massillon, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Massillon to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 45 96th
Population Density # 363 70th
Diversity Index # 179 85th
Median Household Income # 1001 18th
Per Capita Income # 949 22nd

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