Northfield, OH Profile: Facts & Data


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Northfield, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Northfield had a population of 3,535 as of July 1, 2018. Northfield 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 Northfield is located at latitude 41.3425 and longitude -81.5285 in Summit County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Northfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Summit County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,050 feet.

The Village of Northfield (GNIS ID: 1087010) 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.

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


Total Population 3,535
Population in Households 3,535
Population in Familes 2,813
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 3,265
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $54,206
Average Household Income $61,292
Per Capita Income $25,904


Total Housing Units 1,644 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 947 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 547 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 150 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $146,530
Average Home Value $168,902


Total Households 1,494
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 939
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 -0.48% -0.27%
Households -0.41% -0.23%
Families -0.66% -0.41%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Northfield, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Northfield 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 # 356 71st
Population Density # 68 94th
Diversity Index # 123 90th
Median Household Income # 558 54th
Per Capita Income # 577 53rd

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