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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Union County is located in Ohio with a population of 54,688. Union County is one of the best places to live in Ohio. In Union County, most residents own their homes. In Union County there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Union County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Union County are highly rated.
Population
54,688

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$186,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$876
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Union County 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
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    17.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    4.4
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    65.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    535.9
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    26.1
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Union County

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$78,848
National
$55,322

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