Tuesday, June 4, 2002

Census 2002: Community profiles


Butler County, Ohio

Butler County 1990 2000 Change
Population 291,479 332,807 14.20%
Median household income $32,440 $47,885 +13.7% after inflation
Median housing value $72,500 $123,200 69.90%
Residents who've been in their house five years 49.90% 51.00%
Poverty rate 10.60% 8.70% -2.00%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 1,000 4,311 331.10%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 7.60% 11.60%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 20.4 23 2.6 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 76.00% 83.30%
Residents with bachelors degrees 18.70% 23.50%
Residents who are divorced 20,136 25,510

Fairfield township 1990 2000 Change
included Fairfield city in 1990
Population 49,373 15,571 -68.50%
Median household income $38,835 $63,420 +25.8% after inflation
Median housing value $86,300 $140,700 63.00%
Residents who've been in their house five years 44.40% 43.80%
Poverty rate 4.00% 2.90% -1.20%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 175 226 29.10%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.60% 10.90%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 21.3 25.1 3.8 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 82.90% 82.70%
Residents with bachelors degrees 23.50% 22.30%
Residents who are divorced 3,148 797

Hanover township 1990 2000 Change
Population 7,632 7,878 3.20%
Median household income $39,715 $53,845 +4.5% after inflation
Median housing value $75,000 $125,100 66.80%
Residents who've been in their house five years 70.70% 67.10%
Poverty rate 6.20% 2.10% -4.10%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 28 105 275.00%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.50% 10.00%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 24.2 26.1 1.9 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 78.00% 82.30%
Residents with bachelors degrees 13.80% 14.20%
Residents who are divorced 267 391

Lemon township 1990 2000 Change
includes Monroe village and South Middletown CDP
Population 12,107 8,607 -28.90%
Median household income $30,690 $51,458 +29.2% after inflation
Median housing value $62,200 $118,700 90.80%
Residents who've been in their house five years 61.70% 55.70%
Poverty rate 8.70% 4.00% -4.70%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 28 75 167.90%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 5.90% 6.20%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 18.6 24 5.4 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 68.60% 85.90%
Residents with bachelors degrees 11.40% 18.50%
Residents who are divorced 750 756

Liberty township 1990 2000 Change
Population 9,314 22,819 145.00%
Median household income $43,526 $75,195 +33.1% after inflation
Median housing value $94,900 $170,500 79.70%
Residents who've been in their house five years 42.80% 45.60%
Poverty rate 2.00% 2.10% 0.20%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 6 462 7600.00%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.40% 11.60%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 23.4 26.3 2.9 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 79.90% 92.50%
Residents with bachelors degrees 21.90% 40.20%
Residents who are divorced 448 810

Madison township 1990 2000 Change
Population 8,547 8,611 0.70%
Median household income $36,434 $52,432 +10.9% after inflation
Median housing value $70,400 $120,500 71.20%
Residents who've been in their house five years 64.60% 64.20%
Poverty rate 8.00% 6.40% -1.60%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 20 81 305.00%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.30% 12.90%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 22 24.1 2.1 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 71.60% 81.10%
Residents with bachelors degrees 9.70% 11.50%
Residents who are divorced 525 603

Milford township 1990 2000 Change
includes Somerville village
Population 2,621 3,254 24.20%
Median household income $37,037 $54,722 +13.8% after inflation
Median housing value $62,700 $122,300 95.10%
Residents who've been in their house five years 55.70% 60.90%
Poverty rate 5.40% 3.40% -2.00%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 2 22 1000.00%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 9.90% 9.40%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 24.6 27.8 3.2 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 78.60% 82.40%
Residents with bachelors degrees 20.00% 14.70%
Residents who are divorced 130 216

Morgan township 1990 2000 Change
Population 4,972 5,328 7.20%
Median household income $39,247 $56,616 +11.1% after inflation
Median housing value $86,000 $153,700 78.70%
Residents who've been in their house five years 61.70% 71.50%
Poverty rate 5.20% 3.60% -1.70%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 13 58 346.20%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.60% 12.70%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 31.7 33.9 2.2 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 79.30% 82.10%
Residents with bachelors degrees 10.40% 14.50%
Residents who are divorced 140 285

Oxford township 1990 2000 Change
includes Oxford city
Population 23,082 24,133 4.60%
Median household income $20,332 $29,235 +10.8% after inflation
Median housing value $84,700 $139,000 64.10%
Residents who've been in their house five years 22.80% 23.90%
Poverty rate 36.10% 38.60% 2.50%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 67 190 183.60%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 4.60% 7.50%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 13.3 15.8 2.5 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 88.10% 88.90%
Residents with bachelors degrees 51.60% 50.60%
Residents who are divorced 707 730

Reily township 1990 2000 Change
Population 2,531 2,568 1.50%
Median household income $39,122 $55,642 +9.6% after inflation
Median housing value $75,600 $125,600 66.10%
Residents who've been in their house five years 65.80% 70.80%
Poverty rate 3.80% 2.70% -1.00%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 5 45 800.00%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.30% 14.30%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 26.5 27.6 1.1 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 79.30% 83.10%
Residents with bachelors degrees 11.50% 16.40%
Residents who are divorced 147 100

Ross township 1990 2000 Change
includes Ross CDP and most of Millville village
Population 6,391 6,448 0.90%
Median household income $38,680 $57,125 +13.8% after inflation
Median housing value $81,200 $134,100 65.10%
Residents who've been in their house five years 65.60% 65.10%
Poverty rate 5.10% 2.50% -2.60%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 17 80 370.60%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.70% 10.00%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 24.3 26.7 2.4 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 78.10% 84.20%
Residents with bachelors degrees 13.30% 18.60%
Residents who are divorced 320 326

St. Clair township 1990 2000 Change
includes New Miami village
Population 7,742 7,336 -5.20%
Median household income $28,739 $40,000 +7.2% after inflation
Median housing value $48,900 $80,100 63.80%
Residents who've been in their house five years 66.10% 63.40%
Poverty rate 9.10% 9.10% 0.00%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 0 69 NA
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 9.30% 13.70%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 20.8 27.5 6.7 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 57.70% 70.50%
Residents with bachelors degrees 3.30% 5.10%
Residents who are divorced 576 531

Union township 1990 2000 Change
includes Beckett Ridge CDP
Population 39,703 54,895 38.30%
Median household income $53,597 $71,454 +2.7% after inflation
Median housing value $117,800 $165,900 40.80%
Residents who've been in their house five years 43.10% 53.00%
Poverty rate 2.20% 3.40% 1.20%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 331 1,594 381.60%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 7.10% 9.90%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 21.6 23.2 1.6 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 89.30% 93.20%
Residents with bachelors degrees 36.80% 43.60%
Residents who are divorced 1,842 2,973

Wayne township 1990 2000 Change
includes Seven Mile village
Population 3,916 4,252 8.60%
Median household income $35,689 $50,781 +9.6% after inflation
Median housing value $72,400 $128,500 77.50%
Residents who've been in their house five years 67.80% 65.30%
Poverty rate 2.80% 3.70% 1.00%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 11 17 54.50%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 4.90% 13.40%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 22.8 28 5.2 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 68.20% 83.60%
Residents with bachelors degrees 9.60% 12.30%
Residents who are divorced 177 209

Beckett Ridge CDP 1990 2000 Change
part of Union township
Population 4,505 8,663 92.30%
Median household income $62,035 $80,090 -0.5% after inflation
Median housing value $119,200 $184,100 54.40%
Residents who've been in their house five years 27.10% 47.50%
Poverty rate 0.60% 1.50% 0.90%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 110 384 249.10%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 3.10% 10.10%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 22.5 23.6 1.1 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 95.30% 96.60%
Residents with bachelors degrees 48.40% 54.50%
Residents who are divorced 176 612

Fairfield city 1990 2000 Change
Population 39,729 42,097 6.00%
Median household income $38,531 $50,316 +0.6% after inflation
Median housing value $86,700 $125,000 44.20%
Residents who've been in their house five years 43.60% 50.30%
Poverty rate 3.80% 4.20% 0.50%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 135 476 252.60%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 6.00% 11.30%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 21.1 22.1 1 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 85.20% 88.90%
Residents with bachelors degrees 25.90% 27.30%
Residents who are divorced 2,776 3,581

Hamilton city 1990 2000 Change
Population 61,368 60,690 -1.10%
Median household income $22,886 $35,365 +19.1% after inflation
Median housing value $53,400 $85,100 59.40%
Residents who've been in their house five years 53.40% 53.00%
Poverty rate 16.80% 13.40% -3.40%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 84 357 325.00%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 9.30% 12.90%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 20 22.9 2.9 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 66.60% 73.30%
Residents with bachelors degrees 9.90% 12.20%
Residents who are divorced 6,162 6,763

Middletown city 1990 2000 Change
Population 46,029 51,605 12.10%
Median household income $25,714 $36,215 +8.5% after inflation
Median housing value $56,700 $91,600 61.60%
Residents who've been in their house five years 52.50% 51.60%
Poverty rate 15.40% 12.60% -2.80%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 213 436 104.70%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 9.10% 13.70%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 17.7 20.1 2.4 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 71.40% 76.90%
Residents with bachelors degrees 12.80% 13.10%
Residents who are divorced 4,436 5,964

Monroe village 1990 2000 Change
part of Lemon township
Population 4,530 7,133 57.50%
Median household income $42,600 $56,012 +1.3% after inflation
Median housing value $82,400 $123,600 50.00%
Residents who've been in their house five years 57.70% 53.20%
Poverty rate 2.00% 1.90% -0.10%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 17 76 347.10%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 1.20% 7.50%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 18.7 25.9 7.2 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 88.60% 90.90%
Residents with bachelors degrees 25.90% 24.30%
Residents who are divorced 200 509

New Miami village 1990 2000 Change
part of St. Clair township
Population 2,637 2,469 -6.40%
Median household income $24,821 $35,476 +10.1% after inflation
Median housing value $40,900 $65,000 58.90%
Residents who've been in their house five years 67.40% 62.70%
Poverty rate 13.80% 11.00% -2.80%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 0 10 NA
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 13.80% 19.30%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 23 25.4 2.4 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 41.90% 62.10%
Residents with bachelors degrees 0.40% 2.50%
Residents who are divorced 268 207

Oxford city 1990 2000 Change
part of Oxford township
Population 18,937 21,943 15.90%
Median household income $17,872 $25,164 +8.5% after inflation
Median housing value $85,100 $139,400 63.80%
Residents who've been in their house five years 20.10% 20.60%
Poverty rate 41.70% 43.70% 2.00%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 54 130 140.70%
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 3.80% 7.00%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 13.2 15.5 2.3 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 88.50% 89.40%
Residents with bachelors degrees 54.10% 53.60%
Residents who are divorced 602 650

Trenton city 1990 2000 Change
Population 6,189 8,746 41.30%
Median household income $35,397 $50,933 +10.9% after inflation
Median housing value $62,700 $111,400 77.70%
Residents who've been in their house five years 63.10% 43.30%
Poverty rate 7.10% 3.70% -3.50%
Households with incomes of $150,000 or more 0 45 NA
Homeowners spending over 35% of income on house 8.70% 12.80%
Mean commuting time, in minutes 19.8 23.6 3.8 minutes
Residents with high school diplomas 76.10% 84.80%
Residents with bachelors degrees 9.10% 9.80%
Residents who are divorced 361 665