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Kettering,OH index of house prices

Total population: 55,705 (All urban)

Houses: 27,043 (25,127 occupied: 15,293 owner occupied, 9,824 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

39%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,447 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $93,606.

Median contract rent in 2016: $494 (lower quartile is $388, upper quartile is $610)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,004


Median gross rent in Kettering, OH in 2016: $570

Housing units in Kettering with a mortgage: 9,643 (170 second mortgage, 1,154 home equity loan, 20 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,633

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $79,023

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $53,730

Median monthly housing costs: $843


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Kettering, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $130,402 (it was $110,500 in 2000)
Kettering:

$130,402
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $97,822 - $165,485

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $156,084
Here:

$156,084
State:

$180,767

Townhouses or other attached units: $208,283
Here:

$208,283
State:

$157,588

In 2-unit structures: $140,645
Here:

$140,645
State:

$135,691

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $170,936
Here:

$170,936
State:

$122,936

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $104,587
Here:

$104,587
State:

$140,420

Mobile homes: $9,811
Here:

$9,811
State:

$48,655
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1963

Household type by relationship:

Households: 55,560
  • In family households: 41,918 (7,433 male householders, 6,801 female householders)
    10,235 spouses, 13,961 children (12,945 natural, 333 adopted, 657 stepchildren), 807 grandchildren, 338 brothers or sisters, 685 parents, 482 other relatives, 1,152 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,169 (4,871 male householders (4,112 living alone)), 5,978 female householders (5,037 living alone)), 2,264 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 507

Size of family households: 7,418 2-persons, 2,951 3-persons, 2,237 4-persons, 1,123 5-persons, 377 6-persons, 133 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,210 1-person, 1,405 2-persons, 208 3-persons, 70 4-persons, 36 5-persons.

6,989 married couples with children.
3,614 single-parent households (995 men, 2,619 women).

94.4% of residents of Kettering speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (36% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other language at home (47% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 31% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 2,710 (4.9%)
(64.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.6
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 Kettering, Ohio:

  • 4no bedroom
  • 1331 bedroom
  • 1,9802 bedrooms
  • 9,1683 bedrooms
  • 3,5574 bedrooms
  • 4935+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kettering, Ohio:

  • 543no bedroom
  • 2,4351 bedroom
  • 4,0442 bedrooms
  • 2,2183 bedrooms
  • 4774 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 243no vehicle
  • 4,5871 vehicle
  • 6,8372 vehicles
  • 2,7183 vehicles
  • 6944 vehicles
  • 1285+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population

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

  • 1,270no vehicle
  • 5,0771 vehicle
  • 2,9652 vehicles
  • 4543 vehicles
  • 1024 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Kettering, Ohio:

  • 41 room
  • 162 rooms
  • 1423 rooms
  • 6564 rooms
  • 2,9655 rooms
  • 3,8486 rooms
  • 2,9177 rooms
  • 2,0848 rooms
  • 2,6599+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kettering, Ohio:

  • 4831 room
  • 2802 rooms
  • 1,8443 rooms
  • 2,7004 rooms
  • 1,9275 rooms
  • 1,5746 rooms
  • 5357 rooms
  • 3198 rooms
  • 1699+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering 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 %

  • Kettering, OH household income distribution

  • Kettering, OH household income distribution
  • 1,737Less than $10,000
  • 1,009$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,302$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,348$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,067$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,329$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,285$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,422$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,159$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,409$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,636$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,682$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,045$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,037$125,000 to $149,999
  • 798$150,000 to $199,999
  • 918$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Kettering, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Kettering, OH
  • 130Less than $10,000
  • 151$10,000 to $14,999
  • 35$15,000 to $19,999
  • 26$20,000 to $24,999
  • 19$25,000 to $29,999
  • 73$30,000 to $34,999
  • 64$35,000 to $39,999
  • 88$40,000 to $49,999
  • 244$50,000 to $59,999
  • 276$60,000 to $69,999
  • 898$70,000 to $79,999
  • 1,136$80,000 to $89,999
  • 1,300$90,000 to $99,999
  • 2,943$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,772$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,646$150,000 to $174,999
  • 927$175,000 to $199,999
  • 685$200,000 to $249,999
  • 397$250,000 to $299,999
  • 417$300,000 to $399,999
  • 211$400,000 to $499,999
  • 134$500,000 to $749,999
  • 26$750,000 to $999,999
  • 18$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 39$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Kettering, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Kettering, OH
  • 51Less than $100
  • 118$100 to $149
  • 35$150 to $199
  • 135$200 to $249
  • 325$250 to $299
  • 165$300 to $349
  • 317$350 to $399
  • 455$400 to $449
  • 935$450 to $499
  • 747$500 to $549
  • 785$550 to $599
  • 960$600 to $649
  • 743$650 to $699
  • 715$700 to $749
  • 930$750 to $799
  • 977$800 to $899
  • 606$900 to $999
  • 372$1,000 to $1,249
  • 103$1,250 to $1,499
  • 37$1,500 to $1,999
  • 58$2,000 to $2,499
  • 56$2,500 to $2,999
  • 60$3,000 to $3,499
  • 17$3,500 or more
  • 322No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 6732010 or later
  • 7932000 to 2009
  • 3441990 to 1999
  • 2471980 to 1989
  • 1621970 to 1979
  • 672Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population
Kettering commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 890
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,299
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,156
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,420
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 5,429
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,056
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,650
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 472
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 621
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 731
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 783
  • 90 or more minutes: 355
Kettering, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 74.2%
Number of people working at home: 1,266 (4.5% of all workers)

Kettering mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 23,871 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 1,903 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 621 (2%)
  • Railroad: 43 (0%)
  • Taxi: 108 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 55 (0%)
  • Walked: 462 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,266 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 5,676
 American: 3,302
 English: 2,189
 Irish: 1,621
 European: 1,021
 Italian: 793
 Polish: 413
 Scottish: 336
 French (except Basque): 235
 Scotch-Irish: 228
 Greek: 211
 Dutch: 205
 Liberian: 191
 Pennsylvania German: 141
 Hungarian: 137
 Arab: 127
 Swedish: 125
 British: 121
 Welsh: 113
 Norwegian: 99
 Iraqi: 93
 Croatian: 89
 Canadian: 84
 Yugoslavian: 76
 Russian: 71
 Scandinavian: 64
 Eastern European: 63
 Swiss: 53
 Turkish: 50
 French Canadian: 47
 Jordanian: 46
 Lebanese: 41
 Ukrainian: 40
 Czechoslovakian: 39
 Romanian: 32
 Austrian: 31
 Macedonian: 31
 Czech: 27
 Iranian: 26
 Finnish: 26
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 22
 Lithuanian: 21
 Northern European: 21
 Slovak: 21
 Danish: 19
 Ghanaian: 17
 Slavic: 15
 West Indian: 15
 Armenian: 14
 Slovene: 13
 Ethiopian: 13
 Cape Verdean: 11
 Jamaican: 9
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 7
 Belgian: 6
 Alsatian: 2
 Dutch West Indian: 2
 Israeli: 2

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

  • 11%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 10%Iraq
  • 8%Other Northern Africa
  • 8%Liberia
  • 5%Canada
  • 4%India
  • 4%Mexico

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

  • This state: 39,880
  • Other state: 12,533
  • Northeast: 2,535
  • Midwest: 3,699
  • South: 4,628
  • West: 1,732

86% of Kettering residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Ohio.

Kettering:

85.6%
State average:

85.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 48
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 32
  • 9th grade: 85
  • 10th grade: 180
  • 11th grade: 229
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 223
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,395
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,653
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,177
  • Associate degree: 1,851
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,856
  • Master's degree: 1,672
  • Professional school degree: 512
  • Doctorate degree: 384

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 149
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 92
  • 5th and 6th grade: 120
  • 7th and 8th grade: 231
  • 9th grade: 134
  • 10th grade: 289
  • 11th grade: 281
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 295
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,494
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,526
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,583
  • Associate degree: 2,605
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,120
  • Master's degree: 2,047
  • Professional school degree: 336
  • Doctorate degree: 193

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.6%Males
  • 4.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 6.2%Males
  • 11.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.8%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 14.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 9.6%Males
  • 2.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.0%Males
  • 8.5%Females
Kettering marital status for males
Kettering marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 19,223
  • One, attached: 994
  • Two: 351
  • 3 or 4: 2,475
  • 5 to 9: 1,476
  • 10 to 19: 1,173
  • 20 to 49: 571
  • 50 or more: 638
  • Mobile homes: 47

Median worth of mobile homes: $34,363

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Kettering:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kettering
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (90.1%)
  • Electricity (9.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (58.8%)
  • Electricity (38.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 446
Here:

8.5%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 440
Here:

17.3%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 663
Here:

21.9%
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)