In 2018, Licking County, OH had a population of 172k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $62,715. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Licking County, OH grew from 170,678 to 172,293, a 0.946% increase and its median household income grew from $59,747 to $62,715, a 4.97% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Licking County, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.69%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.41%), White (Hispanic) (1.24%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.15%). 0% of the households in Licking County, OH speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99% of the residents in Licking County, OH are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Licking County, OH are Ohio State University-Newark Campus (688 degrees awarded in 2019), Central Ohio Technical College (686 degrees), and Denison University (643 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Licking County, OH was $164,100, and the homeownership rate was 72.8%. Most people in Licking County, OH drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Licking County, OH was 2 cars per household.