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Bluffton, OH (Ohio) Houses and Residents

Bluffton,OH index of house prices

Total population: 4,202 (Urban population: 3,601 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 103 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 1,377 (1,281 occupied: 1,125 owner occupied, 465 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

29%
State:

35%

Housing density: 414 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $39,002.

Median contract rent in 2015: $327 (lower quartile is $240, upper quartile is $388)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $551


Median gross rent in Bluffton, OH in 2015: $397

Housing units in Bluffton with a mortgage: 470 (29 second mortgage, 81 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 360

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $95,921

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $53,509

Median monthly housing costs: $688


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Bluffton, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $149,251 (it was $101,700 in 2000)
Bluffton:

$149,251
Ohio:

$136,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $104,083 - $212,184
Median year house/condo built: 1966

Median year apartment built: 1951

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,876
  • In family households: 2,350 (663 male householders, 136 female householders)
    686 spouses, 808 children (777 natural, 27 adopted, 4 stepchildren), 13 grandchildren, 16 brothers or sisters, 6 parents, 15 other relatives, 7 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 526 (152 male householders (137 living alone)), 322 female householders (289 living alone)), 52 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 828 (113 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 381 2-persons, 165 3-persons, 159 4-persons, 70 5-persons, 19 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 426 1-person, 46 2-persons, 2 4-persons.

599 married couples with children.
132 single-parent households (33 men, 99 women).

94.0% of residents of Bluffton speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 31% speak English well).
4.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 85 (2.3%)
(8.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.6
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 311 bedroom
  • 1272 bedrooms
  • 5393 bedrooms
  • 1864 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 11no bedroom
  • 1491 bedroom
  • 1352 bedrooms
  • 613 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Bluffton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 12no vehicle
  • 3011 vehicle
  • 4502 vehicles
  • 823 vehicles
  • 624 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Cars and other vehicles available in Bluffton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 59no vehicle
  • 2331 vehicle
  • 662 vehicles
  • 83 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 113 rooms
  • 554 rooms
  • 1875 rooms
  • 2456 rooms
  • 1847 rooms
  • 1238 rooms
  • 1029+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 111 room
  • 422 rooms
  • 1283 rooms
  • 564 rooms
  • 715 rooms
  • 176 rooms
  • 217 rooms
  • 288 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Bluffton, OH household income distribution

  • Bluffton, OH household income distribution
  • 88Less than $10,000
  • 130$10,000 to $14,999
  • 119$15,000 to $19,999
  • 72$20,000 to $24,999
  • 81$25,000 to $29,999
  • 63$30,000 to $34,999
  • 51$35,000 to $39,999
  • 54$40,000 to $44,999
  • 113$45,000 to $49,999
  • 111$50,000 to $59,999
  • 148$60,000 to $74,999
  • 129$75,000 to $99,999
  • 60$100,000 to $124,999
  • 16$125,000 to $149,999
  • 22$150,000 to $199,999
  • 16$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Bluffton, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Bluffton, OH
  • 5Less than $10,000
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 22$40,000 to $49,999
  • 7$50,000 to $59,999
  • 24$60,000 to $69,999
  • 10$70,000 to $79,999
  • 32$80,000 to $89,999
  • 116$90,000 to $99,999
  • 187$100,000 to $124,999
  • 228$125,000 to $149,999
  • 137$150,000 to $174,999
  • 60$175,000 to $199,999
  • 121$200,000 to $249,999
  • 69$250,000 to $299,999
  • 127$300,000 to $399,999
  • 20$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Bluffton, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Bluffton, OH
  • 19$150 to $199
  • 40$300 to $349
  • 38$350 to $399
  • 18$400 to $449
  • 80$450 to $499
  • 54$500 to $549
  • 48$550 to $599
  • 84$600 to $649
  • 18$650 to $699
  • 50$1,250 to $1,499
  • 15$1,500 to $1,999
  • 22No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 301995 to March 2000
  • 301990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 121980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 131970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population
Bluffton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 406
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 462
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 164
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 96
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 284
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 67
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 148
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 28
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 14
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 15
  • 90 or more minutes: 16
Bluffton, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 76.4%
Number of people working at home: 42 (2.4% of all workers)

Bluffton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,118 (64%)
  • Carpooled: 127 (7%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (1%)
  • Walked: 413 (24%)
  • Other means: 18 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 42 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1,116
 Swiss: 308
 English: 287
 Other groups: 251
 United States or American: 177
 Irish: 163
 Welsh: 60
 Scottish: 55
 European: 48
 Dutch: 45
 French (except Basque): 43
 Scotch-Irish: 43
 Italian: 41
 Russian: 39
 Danish: 22
 Polish: 19
 Swedish: 15
 Ukrainian: 14
 Czechoslovakian: 13
 Slovak: 11
 British: 8
 Macedonian: 8
 Yugoslavian: 8
 Lithuanian: 7
 Romanian: 7
 Pennsylvania German: 7
 Subsaharan African:: 6
 African: 6
 Canadian: 5
 French Canadian: 4
 Belgian: 3
 Portuguese: 3

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

  • 35%Russia
  • 21%Canada
  • 9%Ukraine
  • 9%Yugoslavia
  • 9%Other Northern Africa
  • 8%Indonesia
  • 7%Poland

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

  • This state: 2,938
  • Northeast: 123
  • Midwest: 302
  • South: 142
  • West: 87

50% of Bluffton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in Ohio.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 19
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 310
  • Less than 1 year of college: 60
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 116
  • Associate degree: 23
  • Bachelor's degree: 172
  • Master's degree: 86
  • Professional school degree: 23
  • Doctorate degree: 47

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 56
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 413
  • Less than 1 year of college: 96
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 154
  • Associate degree: 61
  • Bachelor's degree: 229
  • Master's degree: 75
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 7

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.1%Males
  • 1.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 42.3%Males
Bluffton marital status for males
Bluffton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,016
  • One, attached: 36
  • Two: 72
  • 3 or 4: 41
  • 5 to 9: 23
  • 10 to 19: 60
  • 20 to 49: 75
  • Mobile homes: 54

Median worth of mobile homes: $13,752

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bluffton:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 81.7%Utility gas
  • 16.5%Electricity
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 52.7%Electricity
  • 41.2%Utility gas
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 13
Here:

6.3%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 663
Here:

89.6%
Ohio:

23.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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)