Statewide Claims to Fame

Fostoria is 8th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Two or More

Fostoria is 9th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Fostoria, Ohio Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 13,282 132nd 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.5 133rd 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,781.4 166th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 7.7% 26th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.0% 47th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.0% 122nd 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 85.1% 219th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 9.5% 272nd 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Race - White 84.1% 211th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.4% 95th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 268th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 236th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 74th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.7% 8th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.5% 9th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 78.3% 226th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.7% 86th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.6% 205th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Housing units 6,225 131st 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.3% 209th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 5,524 135th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 69.3% 133rd 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $69,700 278th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 192nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $17,878 256th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $36,441 228th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.5% 71st 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Fostoria Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 752 195th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $119,225 188th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $9,098 177th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $13,397 198th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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