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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Blue Ash is a suburb of Cincinnati with a population of 12,150. Blue Ash is in Hamilton County and is one of the best places to live in Ohio. Living in Blue Ash offers residents a dense 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
12,150

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$265,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,149
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Blue Ash Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    16.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    8.2
    6.1
  • Rape
    73.6
    40.7
  • Robbery
    16.4
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    163.6
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,774.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    81.8
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%

Working in Blue Ash

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$83,079
National
$55,322
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Great place to raise a family! Amazing new Summit park with dog park, concerts, restaurants, nature trails, and playgrounds! Free outdoor concerts and exercise programs too. Love the blue ash recreation center too.
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Blue Ash is a small town in the suburbs of Cinncinati with small shops, local businesses, and a bustling economy. Blue Ash is safe, diverse in many ways, as well as easily accessible. City workers maintain a gorgeous environment year-round in order for a pristine look. Blue Ash has become a hot spot for local restaurants and businesses which are good for a night out or exploring the town. Overall, Blue Ash has a warm friendly environment that seeps out through the kind people, local businesses, and enjoyable environment.
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.