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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  9. Cost of Living
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  12. Commute
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Blue Ash is a suburb of Cincinnati with a population of 12,096. Blue Ash is in Hamilton County and is one of the best places to live in Ohio. Living in Blue Ash offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Blue Ash there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Blue Ash and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Blue Ash are highly rated.
About Blue Ash...
Population
12,096

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$243,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,079
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Blue Ash Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    65.3
    282.7
  • Murder
    16.3
    6.1
  • Rape
    16.3
    40.7
  • Robbery
    32.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    342.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,869.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    57.2
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Blue Ash

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$75,775
National
$55,322
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A great place to raise children! Great schools, friendly neighbors, extremely safe! Very diverse in terms of religion and ethnicity resulting in a great melting pot community.
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If you want to live in a neighborhood that is near great shopping, restaurants, hospitals, schools, entertainment venues, highways and a great place to raise your children, then Blue Ash, OH is the place to live! Just 20 minutes from the city of Cincinnati and home to many fortune 500 businesses. Great place to live throughout your life!
The City of Blue Ash is a suburban community outside of the City of Cincinnati. There are over 12,000 private residents and over 50,000 visitors to the community daily to work and play. There are a variety of activities to enjoy in the community ranging from restaurants, seasonal outdoor concerts, parks, and recreational center. The diverse community offers housing for almost every socio-economic level and the school system is ranked one of the top 10 in the State of Ohio.