Hamilton County, Ohio (OH)

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County population in 2012: 802,038 (98% urban, 2% rural); it was 845,303 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 148,805
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 49,945
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 207,533
Renter-occupied apartments: 135,195 (it was 139,257 in 2000)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

32%

Land area: 407 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 1965 people per square mile   (very high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hamilton County: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.9%), Educational, health and social services (15.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 25%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Hamilton County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (67.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (25.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.6%)
  • Asian alone (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Ohio median age:  38.0 years
Males: 385,221  (50.2%)
Females: 417,153  (49.8%)

Hamilton County,OH real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Hamilton County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,967 ($40,964 in 1999)

This county:

$46967
Ohio:

$48081

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $578 (lower quartile is $436, upper quartile is $746)
This county:

$578
State:

$569


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $140,900 (it was $109,000 in 2000)
Hamilton:

$140,900
Ohio:

$127,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $92,800 - $231,500

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $198,001
Here:

$198,001
State:

$161,442

Townhouses or other attached units: $170,469
Here:

$170,469
State:

$159,986

In 2-unit structures: $121,023
Here:

$121,023
State:

$104,134

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $132,695
Here:

$132,695
State:

$110,889

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $164,395
Here:

$164,395
State:

$159,965

Mobile homes: $37,191
Here:

$37,191
State:

$36,578

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $55,979
Here:

$55,979
State:

$67,518
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,304
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $494

Institutionalized population: 8,644

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Health of residents in Hamilton County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
72.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
46.9% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
82.8% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
74.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 169 pounds. This is more than average.
12.4% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is less than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1321 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2001: 1018 buildings, average cost: $170,600
  • 2002: 1308 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2003: 1327 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2004: 1231 buildings, average cost: $221,600
  • 2005: 1236 buildings, average cost: $223,600
  • 2006: 993 buildings, average cost: $267,300
  • 2007: 693 buildings, average cost: $330,900
  • 2008: 422 buildings, average cost: $309,800
  • 2009: 326 buildings, average cost: $218,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,598 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,172 (1.8%)

Hamilton County household income distribution in 2009 Hamilton County home values distribution Hamilton County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents, 31.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.5% for American Indian residents, 31.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 35.1% for other race residents, 27.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
Hamilton County:

18.7%
Ohio:

16.0%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents, 29.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.9% for American Indian residents, 31.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 30.9% for other race residents, 24.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 37 years old
(Males: 35 years old, Females: 39 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 42 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 24 years old)

Area name: Cincinnati-Middleton, OH-KY-IN HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hamilton County is $506 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $655 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $877 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cincinnati, Norwood, Forest Park, Bridgetown, Sharonville, Finneytown, White Oak, Bridgetown North, Blue Ash, Monfort Heights.

Hamilton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
45001Addyston53.61.62.742.630.8430.62.701.783.30
45002Cleves48280.13.081.854.47145.121.451.102.90
45030Harrison13134.80.16.433.856.3598.854.601.808.53
45033Hooven2412.522.1284.852.501.402.50
45041Miamitown33.11.22.071.920.9646.51.901.232.20
45052North Bend1621.80.13.691.775.47148.461.850.902.90
45111Camp Dennison38.22.64.94.362.9359.813.902.234.98
45174Terrace Park10234.20.16.1845.4988.854.852.958.20
45201Cincinnati83.60.11.671.141.271.621.500.702.60
45202Cincinnati359.70.22.471.572.3997.092.100.802.73
45203Cincinnati162.90.11.251.030.7257.321.000.801.50
45204Cincinnati128.60.12.121.222.53119.31.100.802.20
45205Cincinnati547.50.12.031.431.678.821.400.902.75
45206Cincinnati5612.40.12.71.652.6798.821.950.903.30
45207Cincinnati1424.90.10.960.680.9699.850.600.401.15
45208Cincinnati26335.40.13.192.033.77118.052.101.104.00
45209Cincinnati667.602.211.591.6675.241.900.803.30
45210Cincinnati84.70.12.111.471.3865.522.201.202.20
45211Cincinnati18719.60.12.641.652.83107.181.700.903.73
45212Cincinnati779.20.11.971.241.8493.491.300.702.75
45213Cincinnati8949.50.13.662.285.56152.092.201.304.70
45214Cincinnati196.50.12.81.892.0573.192.100.884.80
45215Cincinnati25913.20.13.022.12.582.772.001.204.40
45216Cincinnati3714.70.13.822.483.4389.63.001.034.98
45217Cincinnati206.80.52.131.571.7682.541.550.902.80
45218Cincinnati317.80.11.991.321.6884.131.600.502.63
45219Cincinnati3018.70.13.21.553.95123.461.850.653.50
45220Cincinnati799.70.12.491.652.3292.991.700.803.30
45221Cincinnati10.20.20.20.2  0.200.650.98
45223Cincinnati538.80.12.411.432.3396.731.600.732.78
45224Cincinnati16025.80.12.791.73.4121.932.000.903.10
45225Cincinnati135.90.11.781.061.89105.920.800.502.28
45226Cincinnati4517.80.22.421.513.49144.631.300.832.55
45227Cincinnati11552.50.13.832.45.42141.332.601.504.50
45228Cincinnati28.42.15.254.24.4584.855.251.805.25
45229Cincinnati2919.20.52.561.573.55138.871.400.603.35
45230Cincinnati300270.12.791.932.85102.282.001.203.40
45231Cincinnati42840.10.12.861.763.43120.121.900.903.40
45232Cincinnati2110.10.12.991.743.13104.521.700.853.70
45233Cincinnati9126.70.23.332.283.61108.42.301.183.83
45234Cincinnati32.40.51.571.290.9761.991.800.651.95
45235Cincinnati25.70.12.90.753.96136.542.900.602.90
45236Cincinnati342870.12.561.545.17202.351.501.003.05
45237Cincinnati9819.40.13.072.032.8492.442.301.004.20
45238Cincinnati20738.20.12.21.293.18144.531.300.602.93
45239Cincinnati22819.70.12.161.32.37109.741.350.702.90
45240Cincinnati19513.302.081.452.1100.951.500.802.40
45241Cincinnati53526.803.652.163.88106.532.401.104.60
45242Cincinnati50333.50.13.792.374.38115.482.601.304.50
45243Cincinnati26526.50.12.851.953.02106.212.101.133.48
45244Cincinnati28918.60.13.482.313.2192.352.501.304.58
45246Cincinnati15323.50.13.562.223.78106.212.301.104.08
45247Cincinnati19613.702.461.662.2390.31.701.003.40
45248Cincinnati130270.12.811.623.8135.161.450.802.85
45249Cincinnati29527.20.13.632.323.63100.112.501.304.93
45251Cincinnati11745.503.041.865.19170.711.800.933.15
45252Cincinnati3622.50.13.912.524.13105.662.801.205.10
45253Cincinnati14444  4.001.904.28
45254Cincinnati12.32.32.32.3  2.301.483.00
45255Cincinnati26742.403.492.124.14118.682.301.184.30
45258Cincinnati11.31.31.31.3  1.301.152.05
45263Cincinnati120.520.520.520.5  20.505.9516.45
45264Cincinnati12.82.82.82.8  2.801.533.18
45271Cincinnati21.70.51.10.920.8577.141.100.801.10
45274Cincinnati13.13.13.13.1  3.101.602.45

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

2005 air pollution in Hamilton County:

Carbon Monoxide: 2 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.021 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Above U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.110 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.089 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 27 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 54 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 20.0 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Significanly above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 51 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Above U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.005 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.028 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Hamilton County: Little Miami Golf Center (A), Indian Valley Golf Course (B), Washington Marina (C), Queen City Yacht Club (D), Skyline Business Park (E), River Downs Racetrack (F), Camp Ross (G), Vineyard Golf Course (H), Bond Road Landfill (I), Hughes Road Landfill (J), Anderson Township Fire and Rescue Department Station 100 (K), Usce Test Laboratory (L), Loveland Symmes Fire Department Station 61 (M), Colerain Township Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 103 (N), Colerain Township Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 109 (O), Eighteenmile House (P), Whitewater Township Hall (Q), Symmes Township Building (R), Riverbend Amphitheater (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Duffys Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Hamilton County include: Bevis Church (A), Fivemile Chapel (B), Independent Bible Church (C), Lebanon Road Church (D), Mount Hope Church (E), First Baptist Church of Miamitown (F), Sycamore United Presbyterian Church (G), Zion Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sater Cemetery (1), Scott Cemetery (2), Shaker Cemetery (3), Union Cemetery (4), Laurel Memorial Gardens (5), Glen Haven Cemetery (6), Baptist Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Isabella (A), Cactus Lake (B), Fourmile Lake (C), Tumlin Lake (D), Lake Louise (E), Apple Hill Farm Lake (F), Miami Whitewater Forest Lake (G), Knechtly Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: McCullough Run (A), Jameson Creek (B), Howard Creek (C), Fourmile Creek (D), Fivemile Creek (E), Eightmile Creek (F), Clough Creek (G), Whitewater River (H), Sycamore Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hamilton County include: Royal Oaks Park (1), Smith Tract County Park (2), Withrow Nature Preserve (3), Kroger Hills State Reserve (4), Lake Isabella Park (5), Little Fenway Park (6), Seven Gables Park (7), Stonebridge Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Long Island Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Boone County, Kentucky , Butler County , Clermont County , Dearborn County, Indiana , Campbell County, Kentucky , Franklin County, Indiana , Kenton County, Kentucky , Warren County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.4%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 53,200
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 29.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 28,579 (43% naturalized citizens)

Hamilton County:

3.4%
Whole state:

3.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 10,481
  • 1990 to 1994: 4,182
  • 1985 to 1989: 2,816
  • 1980 to 1984: 1,938
  • 1975 to 1979: 1,663
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,559
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,105
  • 1965 to 1969: 4,835

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 84.4%

Hamilton County marital status for males Hamilton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Hamilton County with a mortgage: 134,493 (16,615 second mortgage, 22,174 home equity loan, 845 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 50,350

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hamilton County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic205,09483
Evangelical Protestant93,166269
Mainline Protestant76,354188
Other21,69964
Black Protestant20,81455
Orthodox3,8797
None381,368-
Hamilton County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 155
Hamilton County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 127
This county:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 227
Hamilton County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 639
This county:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hamilton County:

9.8%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

26.6%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.7%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Hamilton County:

Average size of farms: 74 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $59,235
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1371.55
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 67.12%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 18.40%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $51,742
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 47.64%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $37,600
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.46%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.07
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 20.76%
Corn for grain: 3347 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 660 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 5267 harvested acres
Vegetables: 418 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 138 acres

Tornado activity:

Hamilton County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 1409684.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 10 fatalities and 391 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 8/9/1969, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 4 people and injured 247 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hamilton County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from Hamilton County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 189.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 184.0 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from Hamilton County center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 195.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Hamilton County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • India (11%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Mexico (4%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Hamilton County (%):

  • German (30%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • United States or American (8%)
  • English (6%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • African (1%)

Hamilton County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 314,252 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 38,717 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19,152 (5%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 22 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 103 (0%)
  • Railroad: 33 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 23 (0%)
  • Taxi: 626 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 176 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 539 (0%)
  • Walked: 11,670 (3%)
  • Other means: 1,899 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 11,253 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Hamilton County, Ohio in 2000:

  • 7,790 people in nursing homes
  • 4,959 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,615 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 1,404 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 628 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 442 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 351 people in religious group quarters
  • 289 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 287 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 197 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 185 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 177 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 140 people in halfway houses
  • 132 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 107 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 103 people in other group homes
  • 45 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 44 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 41 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 26 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 26 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 12 people in homes for the physically handicapped

People in group quarters in Hamilton County, Ohio in 2010:

  • 7,101 people in college/university student housing
  • 6,202 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,673 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 1,436 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 742 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 710 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 424 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 364 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 277 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 275 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 154 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 75 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 65 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,046.

4.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,308 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
Ohio average:

4.72%


0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($522 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.03%

2.28% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($18,166 average AGI)
2.28% relocated from other states ($24,619 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

2.28%
Ohio average:

1.60%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Butler County, OH  0.79% ($34,556 average AGI)
from Clermont County, OH  0.49% ($38,535)
from Warren County, OH  0.33% ($43,992)
from Kenton County, KY  0.22% ($38,135)
from Franklin County, OH  0.13% ($39,618)
from Campbell County, KY  0.13% ($37,992)
from Montgomery County, OH  0.12% ($32,325)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
Ohio average:

5.14%


0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($885 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.06%
Ohio average:

0.04%

2.45% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($18,512 average AGI)
2.93% relocated to other states ($29,627 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

2.93%
Ohio average:

2.02%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Butler County, OH  0.94% ($36,316 average AGI)
to Clermont County, OH  0.57% ($41,178)
to Warren County, OH  0.36% ($59,863)
to Kenton County, KY  0.28% ($35,063)
to Franklin County, OH  0.18% ($38,240)
to Campbell County, KY  0.16% ($45,403)
to Boone County, KY  0.11% ($40,078)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 14.0

Births per 1000 population in Hamilton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Hamilton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 10.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Hamilton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 132,278 (113,184 aged, 19,094 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.35
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 19542.21
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 370.850
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 44962.69

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1416.600
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 995.840
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8.8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 55.82
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 104.880

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1
Fitness & recreation sports centers per 100,000 population in 2005: 5796.160

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 91.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 66.6
  • Cut/Pierce - 6.9
  • Suffocation - 3.7
  • Other - 14.3

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 104.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 49.4
  • Poisoning - 27.1
  • Suffocation - 18.9
  • Other - 8.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 782,863

Size of family households: 86,055 2-persons, 46,779 3-persons, 36,760 4-persons, 17,566 5-persons, 6,593 6-persons, 3,818 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 113,120 1-person, 19,194 2-persons, 2,454 3-persons, 997 4-persons, 385 5-persons, 144 6-persons, 80 7-or-more-persons.

131,667 married couples with children.
66,083 single-parent households (10,055 men, 56,028 women).

94.4% of residents of Hamilton County speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $7,029,987,000 ($8630 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,204,365,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $1,970,649,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $1,211,035,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $22,470,000
Federal grants: $1,512,212,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,660,781,000 ($1,118,944,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $652,839,000 ($33,130,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,817,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $517,093,000
Federal Government insurance: $289,014,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 62,767
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 43,150
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8,333
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -65,516
Here -81 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Hamilton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 158.69 millions of gallons per day (25% from ground, 75% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 2,481
  • 2000 to 2004: 22,938
  • 1990 to 1999: 27,396
  • 1980 to 1989: 32,709
  • 1970 to 1979: 48,318
  • 1960 to 1969: 50,233
  • 1950 to 1959: 64,592
  • 1940 to 1949: 29,409
  • 1939 or earlier: 97,917
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hamilton County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 96
  • 2 rooms: 546
  • 3 rooms: 2,912
  • 4 rooms: 11,078
  • 5 rooms: 37,274
  • 6 rooms: 49,588
  • 7 rooms: 40,349
  • 8 rooms: 34,077
  • 9+ rooms: 31,613
  • 1 room: 5,386
  • 2 rooms: 13,470
  • 3 rooms: 36,945
  • 4 rooms: 38,409
  • 5 rooms: 25,776
  • 6 rooms: 11,081
  • 7 rooms: 4,375
  • 8 rooms: 2,216
  • 9+ rooms: 1,599
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hamilton County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 214
  • 1 bedroom: 4,888
  • 2 bedrooms: 42,252
  • 3 bedrooms: 93,505
  • 4 bedrooms: 56,735
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9,939
  • no bedroom: 6,884
  • 1 bedroom: 55,744
  • 2 bedrooms: 52,498
  • 3 bedrooms: 18,377
  • 4 bedrooms: 4,709
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,045
Cars and other vehicles available in Hamilton County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 9,218
  • 1 vehicle: 59,022
  • 2 vehicles: 94,135
  • 3 vehicles: 32,928
  • 4 vehicles: 9,146
  • 5+ vehicles: 3,084
  • no vehicle: 37,587
  • 1 vehicle: 69,029
  • 2 vehicles: 26,454
  • 3 vehicles: 4,605
  • 4 vehicles: 981
  • 5+ vehicles: 601

56% of Hamilton County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 44% lived in Ohio.

Hamilton County:

56.3%
State average:

58.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $87,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hamilton County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (80.0%)
  • Electricity (14.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • Utility gas (58.1%)
  • Electricity (35.2%)
  • Other fuel (2.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • No fuel used (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 25,520
Here:

24.9%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11,164
Here:

23.0%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 9,918
Here:

23.5%
Ohio:

23.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Hamilton County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $63,829,000
    General: $4,658,000
  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $232,687,000
    Welfare - Other: $147,505,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $102,843,000
    Police Protection: $86,536,000
    General - Other: $43,861,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $31,309,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $27,134,000
    Housing & Community Development: $24,300,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $20,873,000
    Parks & Recreation: $19,913,000
    Regular Highways: $17,278,000
    General Public Buildings: $16,867,000
    Central Staff Services: $10,938,000
    Corrections - Other: $9,824,000
    Financial Administration: $6,470,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,507,000
    Parking Facilities: $258,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $152,574,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $79,994,000
    Hospitals: $11,894,000
    Parks & Recreation: $6,659,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Hospitals: $20,815,000
    Welfare: $12,523,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $28,011,000
    Regular Highways: $13,839,000
    Parks & Recreation: $13,071,000
    Police Protection: $6,363,000
    Health - Other: $2,718,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,383,000
    Judicial: $1,376,000
    Central Staff: $209,000
    General Public Building: $139,000
    Financial Administration: $66,000
    Housing & Community Development: $55,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $273,000,000

Hamilton County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $137,551,000
    Sewerage: $128,579,000
    Parks & Recreation: $5,306,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,070,000
    Parking Facilities: $769,000
    Regular Highways: $318,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $23,535,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $11,710,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $94,531,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $36,476,000
    Special Assessments: $455,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $124,339,000
    Health & Hospitals: $61,274,000
    General Support: $37,093,000
    All Other: $15,940,000
    Highways: $15,021,000
  • Tax - Property: $254,472,000
    Total General Sales: $94,501,000
    NEC: $21,050,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $6,983,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,767,000

Hamilton County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $1,031,145,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,243,087,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $85,000,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $216,035,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $164,975,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,131,217,000
    Industrial Revenue: $1,089,085,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $27,060,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $162,930,000

Hamilton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $15,719,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $528,030,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,100,205,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Hamilton County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Hamilton County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 230 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3,742$121,0963,850$170,19519,674$175,725782$54,00981$540,8521,027$100,11816$48,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED218$116,252266$171,3381,404$169,003169$35,4795$436,00098$106,20412$37,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED566$107,954571$129,4616,226$159,330953$35,06023$297,087587$94,04129$32,759
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN369$123,111378$159,9662,785$165,426145$63,0485$306,400175$102,2862$44,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS76$109,43469$169,971785$175,08350$45,8200$057$107,5963$45,333
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 195 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED657$167,559473$171,0476$105,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED173$161,370168$161,59510$126,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED87$158,471140$176,2142$240,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN36$170,13947$178,3404$161,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS24$167,87510$141,6003$58,667

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Hamilton County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8,36878.7 years
William8,15174.5 years
John7,68574.4 years
Robert6,30371.8 years
James5,50170.9 years
Charles5,06774.0 years
George4,17976.1 years
Helen3,92180.1 years
Joseph3,82175.5 years
Margaret3,48680.4 years
Most common last names in Hamilton County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2,90974.0 years
Johnson1,87073.3 years
Williams1,80472.4 years
Jones1,80273.0 years
Miller1,64476.3 years
Brown1,60873.4 years
Davis1,24973.2 years
Wilson99873.9 years
Jackson95672.6 years
Taylor86872.8 years
Businesses in Hamilton County, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI4Jones New York11
ALDO1Journeys3
AT&T12Justice6
Abercrombie & Fitch2KFC15
Abercrombie Kids1Kincaid3
Ace Hardware3Kmart4
Advance Auto Parts11Kohl's2
Aeropostale3Kroger34
American Eagle Outfitters3LA Fitness3
Ann Taylor3La Quinta2
Apple Store1La-Z-Boy2
Applebee's5Lane Bryant3
Arby's19LensCrafters8
Ashley Furniture1Little Caesars Pizza13
Audi2Long John Silver's7
AutoZone17Lowe's4
Avenue1Macy's6
BMW2Marriott9
Bakers2Marshalls1
Bally Total Fitness1MasterBrand Cabinets53
Banana Republic2Mazda3
Barnes & Noble2McDonald's39
Baskin-Robbins1Meijer3
Bath & Body Works6Men's Wearhouse3
Baymont Inn1Motel 63
Bebe1Motherhood Maternity8
Bed Bath & Beyond4New Balance9
Ben & Jerry's1New York & Co3
Best Western2Nike39
Blockbuster10Nissan3
Brooks Brothers2Nordstrom2
Brookstone1Office Depot3
Budget Car Rental4OfficeMax2
Buffalo Wild Wings10Old Navy4
Burger King18Olive Garden3
CVS25Outback5
Cache1Outback Steakhouse5
CarMax1Pac Sun3
Caribou Coffee2Panda Express1
Casual Male XL2Panera Bread10
Catherines2Papa John's Pizza13
Charlotte Russe2Payless13
Chevrolet4Penske9
Chick-Fil-A6PetSmart4
Chico's3Pier 1 Imports2
Chipotle18Pizza Hut5
Chuck E. Cheese's2Plato's Closet3
Cinnabon 1Popeyes5
Circle K3Pottery Barn1
Clarion1Pottery Barn Kids1
Clarks1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Cold Stone Creamery1Quality1
Coldwater Creek1Quiznos4
Comfort Inn2RadioShack15
Comfort Suites2Ramada1
Costco2Red Lobster4
Cracker Barrel4Red Roof Inn3
Crate & Barrel1Ruby Tuesday4
Cricket Wireless29Rue211
Curves8Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing2
DHL4SAS Shoes3
Dairy Queen8Saks Fifth Avenue1
Days Inn4Sam's Club3
Deb1Sears8
Decora Cabinetry12Sephora3
Domino's Pizza13Shoe Carnival4
Dunkin Donuts7Soma Intimates1
Econo Lodge1Spencer Gifts3
Eddie Bauer2Sprint Nextel9
Express2Staples8
Extended Stay America5Starbucks38
Famous Footwear1Steak 'n Shake7
Fashion Bug3Subaru2
FedEx127Subway49
Finish Line3Super 81
Firestone Complete Auto Care7T-Mobile35
Foot Locker6T.G.I. Driday's7
Forever 212T.J.Maxx7
Fredericks Of Hollywood1Taco Bell19
GNC14Talbots2
GameStop20Target6
Gap2The Cheesecake Factory1
Goodwill6The Limited2
Gymboree2The Room Place6
H&M1Torrid1
H&R Block34Toyota3
Havertys Furniture1Toys"R"Us5
Haworth1Trader Joe's1
Hawthorn1Travelodge1
Hilton7True Value3
Hobby Lobby3U-Haul25
Holiday Inn9UPS176
Hollister Co.2Urban Outfitters1
Home Depot6Value City Furniture1
Homestead Studio Suites1Vans5
Honda4Verizon Wireless9
Hot Topic3Victoria's Secret4
Howard Johnson2Volkswagen3
Hyatt2Waffle House3
Hyundai2Walgreens25
IHOP6Walmart6
InTown Suites1Wendy's32
J. Jill1Westin1
J.Crew1Wet Seal1
JCPenney2White Castle22
Jimmy John's1Whole Foods Market1
JoS. A. Bank3Wingate1
Johnny Rockets2YMCA13

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