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Ross County, OH&

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0.18% decline
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Median Household Income
2.87% growth
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0.03% decline
Median Property Value
1.27% growth


The economy of Ross County, OH employs 30,088 people. The economy of Ross County, OH is specialized in Manufacturing; Public Admin.; and Healthcare & Social Assistance, which employ respectively 1.71; 1.38; and 1.28 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Ross County, OH are Manufacturing (5,315), Healthcare & Social Assistance (5,304), and Retail trade (4,088), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($53,813), Utilities ($52,885), and Transportation & Warehousing ($43,415).

Median household income in Ross County, OH is $44,587. Males in Ross County, OH have an average income that is 1.53 times higher than the average income of females, which is $36,647. The income inequality of Ross County, OH (measured using the Gini index) is 0.43 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Ross County, OH. In Ross County, OH the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 69 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $11,218. Mahoning County, OH has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Ohio.


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Ross County, OH is home to a population of 77,193 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Ross County, OH is composed of 69,367 White residents (89.9%), 3,348 Black residents (4.34%), 2,973 Two+ residents (3.85%), 890 Hispanic residents (1.15%), and 422 Asian residents (0.55%). The most common foreign languages in Ross County, OH are Spanish (1,012 speakers), French (212 speakers), and Chinese (204 speakers), but compared to other places, Ross County, OH has a relative high number of Other West Germanic (130 speakers), Greek (61 speakers), and French (212 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Ross County, OH awarded 450 degrees. The student population of Ross County, OH is skewed towards females, with 172 male students and 278 female students. Most students in Ross County, OH are White (429 and 95.3%), followed by Black or African American (7 and 1.56%), Two or more races (5 and 1.11%), and American Indian (3 and 0.67%). The largest universities in Ross County, OH by number of graduates are Pickaway Ross Joint Vocational School District (290 and 64.4%), Ohio University-Chillicothe Campus (139 and 30.9%), and Daymar College-Chillicothe (21 and 4.67%). The most popular majors in Ross County, OH are Other Health Aides, Attendants, & Orderlies (58 and 12.9%), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT Paramedic) (44 and 9.8%), and Fire Science & Fire-Fighting (41 and 9.1%). The median tuition costs in Ross County, OH are N/A for private four year colleges, and $5,060 and $9,596 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Ross County, OH is $111,700, which is 0.54 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $110,300 to $111,700, a 1.27% increase. The homeownership rate of Ross County, OH is 70.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Ross County, OH have an average commute time of 25.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Ross County, OH is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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