Nationwide Claims to Fame

Ohio is 7th out of 51 other states in Current population (2012)

Ohio is 7th out of 51 other states in Households

Ohio is 7th out of 51 other states in Housing units

Ohio is 7th out of 51 other states in Non-farm private employees

Ohio is 7th out of 51 other states in Non-farm private establishments

Ohio is 7th out of 51 other states in Retail sales

Ohio is 8th out of 51 other states in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Ohio is 9th out of 51 other states in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Ohio is 11th out of 51 other states in Population density (people per sqmi)

Ohio is 13th out of 51 other states in Residents 65 or older

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Current population (2012) 11,544,225 7th 313,914,040
Size in square miles 40,860.7 35th 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 282.3 11th 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Residents younger than 5 6.0% 40th 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.1% 28th 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.8% 13th 13.7%
Education Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.8% 25th 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.5% 39th 28.2%
Race Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Race - White 83.4% 25th 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 12.5% 18th 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 47th 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.8% 33rd 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 45th 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 28th 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.3% 42nd 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 80.7% 16th 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Female residents 51.1% 15th 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.9% 40th 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Housing units 5,133,446 7th 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.9% 22nd 25.9%
Households 4,554,007 7th 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 68.7% 29th 66.1%
Home median value $135,600 37th $186,200
People per household 2.5 39th 2.6
Building permits (last year) 16,905 15th 829,658

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Income per capita $25,618 31st $27,915
Income per household $48,071 34th $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.8% 18th 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Ohio Rank US
Non-farm private establishments 250,476 7th 7,354,043
Non-farm private employees 4,432,849 7th 113,425,965
Total businesses (including small businesses) 897,939 8th 27,092,908
Retail sales $138,816,008 7th $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,049 42nd $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $17,779,905 9th $613,795,732

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