Statewide Claims to Fame

Wauseon is 6th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Wauseon is 8th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Wauseon is 17th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 7,312 205th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.2 185th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,418.7 216th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 8.3% 6th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.6% 17th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.1% 207th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.4% 197th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.6% 183rd 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Race - White 90.3% 163rd 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.9% 231st 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 42nd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 152nd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 216th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 82nd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 14.2% 8th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 82.7% 207th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.1% 140th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.7% 89th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Housing units 3,061 233rd 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 25.4% 119th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 2,655 239th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 74.5% 91st 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $124,400 159th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.7 31st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $19,353 233rd $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $46,973 148th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.6% 69th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Wauseon Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 671 207th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $146,880 174th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $20,265 71st $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $13,561 195th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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