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Kettering, OH (Ohio) Houses and Residents

Kettering,OH index of house prices

Total population: 55,705 (All urban)

Houses: 26,930 (25,675 occupied: 15,508 owner occupied, 9,670 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

38%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,441 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $155,661.

Median contract rent in 2015: $494 (lower quartile is $388, upper quartile is $610)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $646


Median gross rent in Kettering, OH in 2015: $570

Housing units in Kettering with a mortgage: 10,959 (1,399 second mortgage, 1,874 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,220

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,137

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $51,612

Median monthly housing costs: $853


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Kettering, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $127,275 (it was $110,500 in 2000)
Kettering:

$127,275
Ohio:

$136,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,228 - $170,494
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1964

Household type by relationship:

Households: 57,098
  • In family households: 45,643 (12,199 male householders, 3,562 female householders)
    12,706 spouses, 15,435 children (14,045 natural, 317 adopted, 1,073 stepchildren), 449 grandchildren, 253 brothers or sisters, 211 parents, 277 other relatives, 551 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 11,455 (3,968 male householders (3,365 living alone)), 5,922 female householders (5,183 living alone)), 1,565 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 433 (260 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 7,910 2-persons, 3,524 3-persons, 2,790 4-persons, 1,115 5-persons, 284 6-persons, 138 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,548 1-person, 1,200 2-persons, 119 3-persons, 20 4-persons, 3 5-persons.

9,245 married couples with children.
3,000 single-parent households (630 men, 2,370 women).

95.4% of residents of Kettering speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% speak English very well, 44% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (53% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,558 (2.7%)
(64.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 8no bedroom
  • 1301 bedroom
  • 2,5162 bedrooms
  • 10,1233 bedrooms
  • 3,6784 bedrooms
  • 6275+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kettering, Ohio:

  • 466no bedroom
  • 2,5341 bedroom
  • 3,9232 bedrooms
  • 1,5433 bedrooms
  • 1174 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 515no vehicle
  • 5,1191 vehicle
  • 8,1132 vehicles
  • 2,5473 vehicles
  • 5464 vehicles
  • 2425+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population

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

  • 1,023no vehicle
  • 4,8831 vehicle
  • 2,2242 vehicles
  • 3573 vehicles
  • 824 vehicles
  • 245+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Kettering, Ohio:

  • 81 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 1143 rooms
  • 7354 rooms
  • 3,2655 rooms
  • 4,5896 rooms
  • 3,5987 rooms
  • 2,2718 rooms
  • 2,4829+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kettering, Ohio:

  • 3981 room
  • 5362 rooms
  • 1,7263 rooms
  • 2,4614 rooms
  • 2,1365 rooms
  • 9186 rooms
  • 2957 rooms
  • 848 rooms
  • 399+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Kettering 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 %

  • Kettering, OH household income distribution

  • Kettering, OH household income distribution
  • 1,301Less than $10,000
  • 1,088$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,529$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,765$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,747$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,821$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,860$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,701$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,169$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,937$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,068$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,810$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,143$100,000 to $124,999
  • 664$125,000 to $149,999
  • 446$150,000 to $199,999
  • 602$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Kettering, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Kettering, OH
  • 164Less than $10,000
  • 77$10,000 to $14,999
  • 54$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$20,000 to $24,999
  • 14$25,000 to $29,999
  • 65$30,000 to $34,999
  • 33$35,000 to $39,999
  • 101$40,000 to $49,999
  • 210$50,000 to $59,999
  • 384$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,044$70,000 to $79,999
  • 1,008$80,000 to $89,999
  • 1,134$90,000 to $99,999
  • 3,225$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,404$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,085$150,000 to $174,999
  • 974$175,000 to $199,999
  • 875$200,000 to $249,999
  • 433$250,000 to $299,999
  • 603$300,000 to $399,999
  • 194$400,000 to $499,999
  • 114$500,000 to $749,999
  • 49$750,000 to $999,999
  • 13$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 67$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Kettering, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Kettering, OH
  • 132Less than $100
  • 72$100 to $149
  • 40$150 to $199
  • 155$200 to $249
  • 209$250 to $299
  • 259$300 to $349
  • 449$350 to $399
  • 499$400 to $449
  • 839$450 to $499
  • 923$500 to $549
  • 804$550 to $599
  • 886$600 to $649
  • 671$650 to $699
  • 601$700 to $749
  • 867$750 to $799
  • 1,079$800 to $899
  • 531$900 to $999
  • 372$1,000 to $1,249
  • 74$1,250 to $1,499
  • 24$1,500 to $1,999
  • 69$2,000 to $2,499
  • 15$2,500 to $2,999
  • 22$3,000 to $3,499
  • 33$3,500 or more
  • 242No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2131995 to March 2000
  • 2641990 to 1994
  • 721985 to 1989
  • 1751980 to 1984
  • 761975 to 1979
  • 861970 to 1974
  • 1761965 to 1969
  • 496Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Kettering population
Kettering commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 904
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,237
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5,338
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,438
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 6,016
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,712
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,150
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 284
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 545
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 774
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 426
  • 90 or more minutes: 413
Kettering, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.3%
Number of people working at home: 842 (2.9% of all workers)

Kettering mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 25,436 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 1,879 (6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 321 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 36 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 34 (0%)
  • Walked: 402 (1%)
  • Other means: 116 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 842 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 14,789
 Irish: 5,302
 United States or American: 4,970
 English: 4,790
 Other groups: 3,838
 Italian: 2,069
 French (except Basque): 1,084
 Scottish: 1,012
 Scotch-Irish: 935
 Polish: 914
 Dutch: 672
 European: 621
 Hungarian: 575
 Welsh: 318
 Greek: 301
 French Canadian: 295
 Norwegian: 268
 Swedish: 227
 Russian: 197
 British: 186
 Arab:: 170
 Swiss: 154
 Slovak: 152
 Czechoslovakian: 138
 Ukrainian: 88
 Canadian: 85
 Danish: 85
 Lithuanian: 77
 Austrian: 73
 Pennsylvania German: 72
 Portuguese: 68
 Eastern European: 67
 Northern European: 66
 Czech: 59
 Lebanese: 48
 Iranian: 46
 Jordanian: 37
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 35
 Slovene: 33
 Romanian: 33
 Finnish: 31
 Arab/Arabic: 29
 Subsaharan African:: 29
 Egyptian: 28
 Slavic: 27
 Scandinavian: 23
 Syrian: 22
 Serbian: 18
 Macedonian: 18
 Croatian: 17
 Nigerian: 16
 Jamaican: 14
 Albanian: 13
 Armenian: 13
 Belgian: 11
 Barbadian: 11
 West Indian: 10
 African: 7
 Kenyan: 6
 Celtic: 6
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 6
 Other Arab: 6
 Turkish: 3

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

  • 10%United Kingdom
  • 8%Germany
  • 8%Italy
  • 8%Vietnam
  • 6%Japan
  • 6%India
  • 5%Canada

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

  • This state: 40,830
  • Northeast: 2,831
  • Midwest: 4,350
  • South: 6,074
  • West: 1,369

59% of Kettering residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Ohio.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 49
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 15
  • 5th and 6th grade: 28
  • 7th and 8th grade: 250
  • 9th grade: 162
  • 10th grade: 338
  • 11th grade: 308
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 354
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,434
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,494
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,979
  • Associate degree: 1,435
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,157
  • Master's degree: 1,563
  • Professional school degree: 712
  • Doctorate degree: 296

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 44
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 28
  • 5th and 6th grade: 75
  • 7th and 8th grade: 288
  • 9th grade: 325
  • 10th grade: 480
  • 11th grade: 482
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 401
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 6,321
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,052
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,398
  • Associate degree: 1,976
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,768
  • Master's degree: 1,450
  • Professional school degree: 399
  • Doctorate degree: 113

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 2.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.9%Males
  • 18.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 13.0%Males
  • 6.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 6.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.3%Males
  • 2.6%Females
Kettering marital status for males
Kettering marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 18,402
  • One, attached: 817
  • Two: 584
  • 3 or 4: 2,728
  • 5 to 9: 1,500
  • 10 to 19: 1,384
  • 20 to 49: 787
  • 50 or more: 692
  • Mobile homes: 29
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Median worth of mobile homes: $34,363

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Kettering:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 91.1%Utility gas
  • 7.9%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 62.7%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,083
Here:

18.0%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 415
Here:

14.7%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 672
Here:

23.6%
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)