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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: 1,777 (1,684 occupied: 1,185 owner occupied, 496 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

30%
State:

35%

Housing density: 534 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $146,143.

Median contract rent in 2016: $327 (lower quartile is $240, upper quartile is $388)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $538


Median gross rent in Bluffton, OH in 2016: $397

Housing units in Bluffton with a mortgage: 629 (0 second mortgage, 154 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 561

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $88,205

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $65,752

Median monthly housing costs: $714


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Bluffton, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $145,756 (it was $101,700 in 2000)
Bluffton:

$145,756
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $104,860 - $216,090
Median year house/condo built: 1969

Median year apartment built: 1954

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,337
  • In family households: 3,318 (734 male householders, 398 female householders)
    973 spouses, 1,097 children (1,009 natural, 48 adopted, 26 stepchildren), 46 grandchildren, 17 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 35 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 620 (204 male householders (168 living alone)), 323 female householders (299 living alone)), 90 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 426

Size of family households: 653 2-persons, 304 3-persons, 128 4-persons, 89 5-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 469 1-person, 41 2-persons, 15 4-persons.

701 married couples with children.
87 single-parent households (52 men, 35 women).

98.2% of residents of Bluffton speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (19% speak English very well, 81% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 133 (3.1%)
(48.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.0
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 251 bedroom
  • 1742 bedrooms
  • 6403 bedrooms
  • 2954 bedrooms
  • 455+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 20no bedroom
  • 1141 bedroom
  • 1762 bedrooms
  • 1263 bedrooms
  • 484 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:

  • 9no vehicle
  • 2311 vehicle
  • 7202 vehicles
  • 1673 vehicles
  • 524 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

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

  • 69no vehicle
  • 2921 vehicle
  • 652 vehicles
  • 733 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 01 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 23 rooms
  • 314 rooms
  • 1475 rooms
  • 2626 rooms
  • 2687 rooms
  • 1468 rooms
  • 3159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bluffton, Ohio:

  • 101 room
  • 662 rooms
  • 453 rooms
  • 1664 rooms
  • 195 rooms
  • 676 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 628 rooms
  • 899+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population

Year house built

Median 2016 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
  • 73Less than $10,000
  • 96$10,000 to $14,999
  • 92$15,000 to $19,999
  • 35$20,000 to $24,999
  • 85$25,000 to $29,999
  • 46$30,000 to $34,999
  • 64$35,000 to $39,999
  • 38$40,000 to $44,999
  • 42$45,000 to $49,999
  • 101$50,000 to $59,999
  • 179$60,000 to $74,999
  • 455$75,000 to $99,999
  • 149$100,000 to $124,999
  • 92$125,000 to $149,999
  • 48$150,000 to $199,999
  • 78$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Bluffton, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Bluffton, OH
  • 8Less than $10,000
  • 8$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 19$40,000 to $49,999
  • 7$50,000 to $59,999
  • 17$60,000 to $69,999
  • 14$70,000 to $79,999
  • 40$80,000 to $89,999
  • 78$90,000 to $99,999
  • 216$100,000 to $124,999
  • 225$125,000 to $149,999
  • 102$150,000 to $174,999
  • 104$175,000 to $199,999
  • 189$200,000 to $249,999
  • 55$250,000 to $299,999
  • 109$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Bluffton, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Bluffton, OH
  • 8$150 to $199
  • 24$300 to $349
  • 57$350 to $399
  • 21$400 to $449
  • 74$450 to $499
  • 31$500 to $549
  • 46$550 to $599
  • 41$600 to $649
  • 49$650 to $699
  • 5$800 to $899
  • 65$1,000 to $1,249
  • 9$1,500 to $1,999
  • 23No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 82010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 81990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 131970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Bluffton population
Bluffton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 541
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 411
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 96
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 122
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 338
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 191
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 271
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 27
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 93
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 66
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 10
  • 90 or more minutes: 38
Bluffton, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.7%
Number of people working at home: 150 (6.6% of all workers)

Bluffton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,652 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 263 (8%)
  • Taxi: 22 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 68 (2%)
  • Walked: 194 (6%)
  • Worked at home: 150 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 987
 American: 275
 Swiss: 252
 European: 239
 British: 47
 Irish: 41
 Dutch: 36
 English: 29
 Hungarian: 21
 Slovak: 21
 Scottish: 20
 Italian: 17
 Pennsylvania German: 12
 Bulgarian: 10
 Canadian: 7
 Scotch-Irish: 7
 Welsh: 6
 Belgian: 5
 African: 5

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

  • 21%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 20%Japan
  • 20%Austria
  • 18%Canada
  • 13%Scotland
  • 0%England
  • 0%Ireland

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

  • This state: 3,342
  • Other state: 846
  • Northeast: 93
  • Midwest: 344
  • South: 233
  • West: 175

84% of Bluffton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Ohio.

Bluffton:

83.5%
State average:

85.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 298
  • Less than 1 year of college: 27
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 356
  • Associate degree: 55
  • Bachelor's degree: 292
  • Master's degree: 179
  • Professional school degree: 44
  • Doctorate degree: 52

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 44
  • 11th grade: 21
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 20
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 384
  • Less than 1 year of college: 33
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 148
  • Associate degree: 183
  • Bachelor's degree: 279
  • Master's degree: 242
  • Professional school degree: 32
  • Doctorate degree: 43

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 1.4%Females
Bluffton marital status for males
Bluffton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,380
  • One, attached: 108
  • Two: 42
  • 3 or 4: 44
  • 5 to 9: 46
  • 10 to 19: 100
  • 20 to 49: 92
  • 50 or more: 11

Median worth of mobile homes: $15,078

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bluffton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bluffton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (88.7%)
  • Electricity (11.2%)
  • Utility gas (51.5%)
  • Electricity (38.5%)
  • Wood (7.4%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 34
Here:

13.1%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 253
Here:

76.7%
Ohio:

23.5%

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)