Statewide Claims to Fame

Sandusky is 2nd in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Two or More

Sandusky is 9th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 25,493 58th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 9.7 102nd 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,652 77th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 7.3% 58th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.9% 122nd 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.0% 152nd 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.4% 239th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 12.8% 238th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Race - White 70.4% 247th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 22.0% 35th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 9th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 202nd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 177th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.5% 2nd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.9% 37th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 67.8% 249th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.4% 110th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.6% 209th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Housing units 13,386 48th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.3% 48th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 11,230 51st 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 56.9% 237th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $87,600 250th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 224th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $20,363 210th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $34,967 238th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.4% 42nd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sandusky Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,728 81st 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $283,362 107th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,943 154th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $70,868 39th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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