Holmes County, OH

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Population

43,808

0.243% growth

Median Age

30.8


Median Household Income

$58,728

9.53% growth

Poverty Rate

12%


Number of Employees

19,857

1.7% growth

Median Property Value

$183,800

7.8% growth

About

In 2017, Holmes County, OH had a population of 43.8k people with a median age of 30.8 and a median household income of $58,728. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Holmes County, OH grew from 43,702 to 43,808, a 0.243% increase and its median household income grew from $53,619 to $58,728, a 9.53% increase.

The population of Holmes County, OH is 97.9% White Alone, 0.895% Hispanic or Latino, and 0.717% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Holmes County, OH speak a non-English language, and 99.9% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Holmes County, OH is $183,800, and the homeownership rate is 76.7%. Most people in Holmes County, OH commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Holmes County, OH is 0 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Holmes County, OH employs 19.9k people. The largest industries in Holmes County, OH are Manufacturing (5,685 people), Retail Trade (2,316 people), and Construction (2,176 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($86,389), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($57,813), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($45,489).

Median household income in Holmes County, OH is $58,728. Males in Holmes County, OH have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,809. The income inequality in Holmes County, OH (measured using the Gini index) is 0.461, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$58,728

2017 value

± $2,576

9.53%

1 Year Growth

± 6.14%

Households in Holmes County, OH have a median annual income of $58,728, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $53,619 in 2016, which represents a 9.53% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$61,819

Average Male Salary

± $967

$45,809

Average Female Salary

± $722

In 2017, full-time male employees in Ohio made 1.35 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $61,297 ± $5,164

  2. White

    $47,402 ± $598

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $43,729 ± $34,565

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Ohio workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.29 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Holmes County, OH is from Ohio.

0.461

2017 Wage GINI

0.461

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Ohio was 0.461 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0776% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Ohio was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Ohio in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Ohio across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9764

  2. Census Tract 9768.02

  3. Census Tract 9763.01

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Holmes County, OH was Census Tract 9764 with a value of $66,318, followed by Census Tract 9768.02 and Census Tract 9763.01, with respective values of $65,588 and $65,104.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Holmes County, OH colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Males < 5

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

12% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Holmes County, OH (5.13k out of 42.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males < 5, followed by Females < 5 and then Females 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    5,006 ± 433

  2. Two Or More

    107 ± 139

  3. Hispanic

    99 ± 128

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Holmes County, OH is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

19.9k

2017 Value

± 877

1.7%

1 Year growth

± 6.06%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Holmes County, OH grew at a rate of 1.7%, from 19.5k employees to 19.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Holmes County, OH, are Production Occupations (4,006 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,147 people), and Management Occupations (1,985 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Holmes County, OH.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Holmes County, OH, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (4,006 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,147 people), and Management Occupations (1,985 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Holmes County, OH has an unusually high number of residents working as Production Occupations (3.48 times higher than expected), Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (2.83 times), and Material Moving Occupations (2.29 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Holmes County, OH, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($106,000), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($70,192), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($62,308).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

19.9k

2017 Value

± 877

1.7%

1 Year growth

± 6.06%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Holmes County, OH grew at a rate of 1.7%, from 19.5k employees to 19.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Holmes County, OH, are Manufacturing (5,685 people), Retail Trade (2,316 people), and Construction (2,176 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Holmes County, OH, though some of these residents may live in Holmes County, OH and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Holmes County, OH, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (5,685 people), Retail Trade (2,316 people), and Construction (2,176 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Holmes County, OH has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (5.06 times higher than expected), Manufacturing (2.83 times), and Construction (1.75 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Holmes County, OH, by median earnings, are Utilities ($86,389), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($57,813), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($45,489).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Ohio to other states, or from other states to Ohio.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $68.6B

  2. $67.9B

  3. $51B

In 2015, the top outbound Ohio product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $68.6B, followed by Motorized vehicles ($67.9B) and Machinery ($51B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Ohio products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$675B

2020 Value

$952B

Projected 2045 Value

41.1% growth

In 2020, total outbound Ohio trade was $675B. This is expected to increase 41.1% to $952B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Ohio trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Ohio to other states, or from other states to Ohio.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $49.2B

  2. $37.6B

  3. $35.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Ohio domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Michigan with $49.2B, followed by Indiana with $37.6B and Pennsylvania and $35.5B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Ohio shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

59.8% of the population of Holmes County, OH has health coverage, with 31% on employee plans, 7.63% on Medicaid, 9.21% on Medicare, 11.4% on non-group plans, and 0.444% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Holmes County, OH was $8,712 in 2014. This is a 5.14% increase from the previous year ($8,286).

Primary care physicians in Holmes County, OH see 3659 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0273% increase from the previous year (3658 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3138 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 10984 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Scioto County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.8%). Additionally, Hocking County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (40.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,659 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Holmes County, OH see an average of 3,659 patients per year. This represents a 0.0273% increase from the previous year (3,658 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

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Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,712

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,371

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,007

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,038

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Ohio (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.14%, from $8,286 to $8,712.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

40.2%

Uninsured

31%

Employer Coverage

7.63%

Medicaid

9.21%

Medicare

11.4%

Non-Group

0.444%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Holmes County, OH declined by 1.01% from 40.7% to 40.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Holmes County, OH changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 16.8% prevalence

  2. 15.9% prevalence

  3. 15.3% prevalence

Scioto County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Ohio, at 16.8%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Ohio by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Holmes County, OH is home to a population of 43.8k people, from which 99.9% are citizens. As of 2017, 0.55% of Holmes County, OH residents were born outside of the country (241 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Holmes County, OH is composed of 42.9k White Alone residents (97.9%), 392 Hispanic or Latino residents (0.895%), 314 Two or More Races residents (0.717%), 97 Asian Alone residents (0.221%), 70 Black or African American Alone residents (0.16%), 17 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0388%), 11 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0251%), and 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%).

Age

Age by Nativity

31

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.4

51

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 21.2

In 2017, the median age of all people in Holmes County, OH was 30.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 31, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 51. But people in Holmes County, OH are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Holmes County, OH residents was 31.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.55%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

241 people

0.664%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

290 people

As of 2017, 0.55% of Holmes County, OH residents (241 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Holmes County, OH was 0.664%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. India

    56,561 ± 5,825 people

  2. Mexico

    44,953 ± 5,195 people

  3. China

    32,750 ± 4,437 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Ohio was India, the natal country of 56,561 Ohio residents, followed by Mexico with 44,953 and China with 32,750.

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Citizenship

99.9%

2017 Citizenship

99.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.9% of Holmes County, OH residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Holmes County, OH was 99.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    42.9k ± 28

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    392 ± 118

  3. Two or More Races

    314 ± 116

In 2017, there were 109 times more White Alone residents (42.9k people) in Holmes County, OH than any other race or ethnicity. There were 392 Hispanic or Latino and 314 Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    667 ± 136

  2. Korea

    176 ± 69

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    172 ± 72

Holmes County, OH has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.79 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Holmes County, OH was $183,800 in 2017, which is 0.8 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $170,500 to $183,800, a 7.8% increase. The homeownership rate in Holmes County, OH is 76.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Holmes County, OH have an average commute time of 19.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Holmes County, OH is lower than the national average, with an average of 0 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$183,800

2017 Median

± $9,170

$170,500

2016 Median

± $7,384

In 2017, the median property value in Holmes County, OH grew to to $183,800 from the previous year's value of $170,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Holmes County, OH compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Holmes County, OH the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

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$58,728

Median Household Income

± $2,576

12.5k

Number of Households

± 619

In 2017, the median household income of the 12.5k households in Holmes County, OH grew to $58,728 from the previous year's value of $53,619.

The following chart displays the households in Holmes County, OH distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$2k - $3k

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Holmes County, OH distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Holmes County, OH the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

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Rent vs Own

76.7%

2017 Homeownership

76%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.7% of the housing units in Holmes County, OH were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Holmes County, OH compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

19.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Holmes County, OH have a shorter commute time (19.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.51% of the workforce in Holmes County, OH have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    52.5%

  2. Carpooled

    22%

  3. Worked At Home

    8.33%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Holmes County, OH was Drove Alone (52.5%), followed by those who Carpooled (22%) and those who Worked At Home (8.33%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

0 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Holmes County, OH distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Holmes County, OH have 0 cars, followed by 2 cars.

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