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Hamilton County
  • County in Ohio

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
  4. Good for Families
    grade A+
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
    grade C+
  7. Weather
    grade C+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B+

editorial

Hamilton County is located in Ohio with a population of 826,790. Hamilton County is one of the best places to live in Ohio. In Hamilton County, most residents own their homes. In Hamilton County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Hamilton County and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Hamilton County are above average.

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Population
826,790

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$172,800
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$875
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    235.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    12.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    59.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    216.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    718.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,587.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    297.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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