Butler County, Ohio Demographics (select)

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General Profile - Butler County, Ohio
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Population - total, 1997.............................................       326,749
Population - total, 1990.............................................       291,479
Population - total, 1980.............................................       258,787
Population - percent change, 1990 to 1997............................          12.1
Population - percent change, 1980 to 1990............................          12.6
Population - white, 1996.............................................       303,259
Population - percent white, 1996.....................................          93.7
Population - black, 1996.............................................        16,109
Population - percent black, 1996.....................................           5.0
Population - American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut, 1996.................           455
Population - percent American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut, 1996.........           0.1
Population - Asian or Pacific Islander, 1996.........................         3,756
Population - percent Asian or Pacific Islander, 1996.................           1.2
Population - Hispanic (may be of any race), 1996.....................         1,990
Population - percent Hispanic (may be of any race), 1996.............           0.6
Population - under 5 years, 1996.....................................        22,349
Population - 5 to 14 years, 1996.....................................        47,361
Population - 65 years and over, 1996.................................        34,343
Vital statistics (NCHS) - births, 1994...............................         4,248
Vital statistics (NCHS) - births per 1000 resident population, 1994..          13.5
Vital statistics (NCHS) - deaths, 1994...............................         2,271
Vital statistics (NCHS) - deaths per 1000 resident population, 1994..           7.2
Vital statistics (NCHS) - infant deaths, 1994........................            44
Vital statistics (NCHS) - infant deaths per 1000 live births, 1994...          10.4
Public school enrollment (NCES) - number, fall 1994-1995.............        52,902
Public school enrollment (NCES) - number, fall 1991-1992.............        51,003
Educational attainment - percent persons 25 years and over high
 school graduates, 1990..............................................          76.0
Educational attainment - percent persons 25 years and over college
 graduates, 1990.....................................................          18.7
Local government finances - per capita property taxes (dollars),
 1992................................................................           456
Federal funds and grants - per capita expenditures and obligations
 (dollars), 1997.....................................................         2,866
Federal funds and grants - per capita expenditures and obligations
 (dollars), 1990.....................................................         1,922
Social security (SSA) - total benefit recipients, 1996...............        46,929
Social security (SSA) - total benefit recipients, 1990...............        41,070
Supplemental security income (SSA) - total recipients, 1996..........         5,544
Supplemental security income (SSA) - total recipients, 1990..........         3,338
Civilian labor force (BLS) - number, 1996............................       166,625
Civilian labor force (BLS) - number, 1990............................       149,219
Civilian labor force (BLS) - unemployment rate, 1996.................           4.1
Civilian labor force (BLS) - unemployment rate, 1990.................           5.8
Personal income (BEA) - total ($1000), 1994..........................     6,181,104
Personal income (BEA) - total ($1000), 1990..........................     4,961,678
Personal income (BEA) - per capita (dollars), 1994...................        19,758
Personal income (BEA) - per capita (dollars), 1990...................        16,935
Money income - median household income (dollars), 1993...............        37,304
Money income - median household income (dollars), 1989...............        32,440
Poverty - percent persons below poverty, 1993........................           9.9
Poverty - percent persons below poverty, 1989........................          10.6
Commercial banks and savings institutions (FDIC-insured) - number of
 offices, 1997.......................................................            94
Commercial banks and savings institutions (FDIC-insured) - total
 deposits ($1000), 1997..............................................     2,387,588
Private nonfarm establishments - total, 1995.........................         5,833
Private nonfarm establishments - net change, 1990 to 1995............           527
Private nonfarm establishments - percent retail trade, 1995..........          23.1
Private nonfarm establishments - percent services, 1995..............          34.8
Private nonfarm establishments - paid employees, 1995................        94,630
Private nonfarm establishments - average annual payroll per paid
 employee (dollars), 1995............................................        26,200
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total,
 1997................................................................         2,454
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total,
 1990................................................................         1,535
New private housing units authorized by building permits - valuation
 ($1000), 1997.......................................................       225,440
New private housing units authorized by building permits - valuation
 ($1000), 1990.......................................................        94,583
Retail trade - per capita retail sales (dollars), 1992...............         4,982
 

1990 Census of Population and Housing
   040 Ohio
   050    Butler County

URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE
     Total population...............................................    291,479
Urban population....................................................    241,550
    Percent of total population.....................................       82.9
Rural population....................................................     49,929
    Percent of total population.....................................       17.1
  Farm population...................................................      2,387

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
     Persons 3 years and over enrolled in school....................     81,500
Preprimary school...................................................      5,656
Elementary or high school...........................................     50,170
  Percent in private school.........................................       10.4
College.............................................................     25,674

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years and over.........................................    176,989
Less than 9th grade.................................................     14,830
9th to 12th grade, no diploma.......................................     27,694
High school graduate................................................     61,368
Some college, no degree.............................................     30,221
Associates degree...................................................      9,738
Bachelor's degree...................................................     21,175
Graduate or professional degree.....................................     11,963

Percent high school graduate or higher..............................       76.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher.................................       18.7

RESIDENCE IN 1985
      Persons 5 years and over......................................    270,061
Lived in same house.................................................    134,737
Lived in different house in U.S.....................................    133,853
  Same State........................................................    106,309
    Same county.....................................................     68,698
    Different county................................................     37,611
  Different State...................................................     27,544
Lived abroad........................................................      1,471

DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS
      Persons 16 to 64 years........................................    192,435
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................      7,476
  With a mobility limitation........................................      4,143
  With a self-care limitation.......................................      5,095
With a work disability..............................................     16,274
    In labor force..................................................      6,029
  Prevented from working............................................      8,677
      Persons 65 years and over.....................................     27,646
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................      5,497
  With a mobility limitation........................................      4,518
  With a self-care limitation.......................................      3,097

CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN
Women 15 to 24 years................................................        244
Women 25 to 34 years................................................      1,414
Women 35 to 44 years................................................      1,997

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian veterans 16 years and over.................................     31,767
  65 years and over.................................................      7,237

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Native population...................................................    287,259
    Percent born in state of residence..............................       68.1
Foreign-born population.............................................      4,220
  Entered the U.S. 1980 to 1990.....................................      1,456

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
    Persons 5 years and over........................................    270,061
Speak a language other than English.................................      7,922
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................      2,454
  Speak Spanish.....................................................      2,405
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        883
  Speak Asian or Pacific Island language............................      1,153
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        530

ANCESTRY
  Total ancestries reported.........................................    343,735
Arab................................................................        324
Austrian............................................................        503
Belgian.............................................................        119
Canadian............................................................        253
Czech...............................................................        826
Danish..............................................................        639
Dutch...............................................................      7,274
English.............................................................     48,793
Finnish.............................................................        283
French (except Basque)..............................................      9,986
French Canadian.....................................................        949
German..............................................................    116,377
Greek...............................................................        998
Hungarian...........................................................      1,855
Irish...............................................................     56,685
Italian.............................................................     10,607
Lithuanian..........................................................        511
Norwegian...........................................................      1,099
Polish..............................................................      4,696
Portuguese..........................................................        205
Romanian............................................................        169
Russian.............................................................      1,183
Scotch-Irish........................................................      5,796

Scottish............................................................      6,646
Slovak..............................................................      1,624
Subsaharan African..................................................        141
Swedish.............................................................      2,078
Swiss...............................................................      1,132
Ukrainian...........................................................        375
United States or American...........................................     21,675
Welsh...............................................................      3,076
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)......................        176
Yugoslavian.........................................................        327
Other ancestries....................................................     36,355
 

LABOR FORCE STATUS
      Persons 16 years and over.....................................    223,169
In labor force......................................................    145,240
      Percent in labor force........................................       65.1
  Civilian labor force..............................................    145,017
    Employed........................................................    137,316
    Unemployed......................................................      7,701
      Percent unemployed............................................        5.3
  Armed Forces......................................................        223
Not in labor force..................................................     77,929

      Males 16 years and over.......................................    105,860
In labor force......................................................     79,420
      Percent in labor force........................................       75.0
  Civilian labor force..............................................     79,204
    Employed........................................................     74,823
    Unemployed......................................................      4,381
      Percent unemployed............................................        5.5
  Armed Forces......................................................        216
Not in labor force..................................................     26,440

      Females 16 years and over.....................................    117,309
In labor force......................................................     65,820
      Percent in labor force........................................       56.1
  Civilian labor force..............................................     65,813
    Employed........................................................     62,493
    Unemployed......................................................      3,320
      Percent unemployed............................................        5.0
  Armed Forces......................................................          7
Not in labor force..................................................     51,489

      Females 16 years and over.....................................    117,309
With own children under 6 years.....................................     18,173
  Percent in labor force............................................       57.7
With own children 6 to 17 years only................................     21,689
  Percent in labor force............................................       73.7

           Own children under 6 years in families and subfamilies...     25,068
All parents present in household in labor force.....................     13,788

    Own children 6 to 17 years in families and subfamilies..........     48,746
All parents present in household in labor force.....................     32,701

    Persons 16 to 19 years..........................................     20,000
Not enrolled in school and not high school graduate.................      1,771
  Employed or in Armed Forces.......................................        723
  Unemployed........................................................        324
  Not in labor force................................................        724
 

COMMUTING TO WORK
  Workers 16 years and over.........................................    134,645
Percent drove alone.................................................       82.3
Percent in carpools.................................................       10.3
Percent using public transportation.................................        0.6
Percent using other means...........................................        0.5
Percent walked or worked at home....................................        6.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)..................................       20.8

       OCCUPATION
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................    137,316
Executive, administrative, and managerial occupations...............     16,803
Professional specialty occupations..................................     19,321
Technicians and related support occupations.........................      5,059
Sales occupations...................................................     16,586
Administrative support occupations, including clerical..............     23,054
Private household occupations.......................................        299
Protective service occupations......................................      1,605
Service occupations, except protective and household................     15,394
Farming, forestry, and fishing occupations..........................      1,277
Precision production, craft, and repair occupations.................     15,644
Machine operators, assemblers, and inspectors.......................     10,163
Transportation and material moving occupations......................      6,217
Handlers, equipment cleaners, helpers, and laborers.................      5,894

INDUSTRY
  Employed person 16 years and over.................................    137,316
Agriculture, forestry, and fisheries................................      1,545
Mining..............................................................        239
Construction........................................................      7,877
Manufacturing, nondurable goods.....................................     13,264
Manufacturing, durable goods........................................     20,983
Transportation......................................................      4,980
Communications and other public utilities...........................      2,026
Wholesale trade.....................................................      8,899
Retail trade........................................................     24,597
Finance, insurance, and real estate.................................      9,169
Business and repair services........................................      5,404
Personal services...................................................      3,101
Entertainment, and recreation services..............................      1,345
Health services.....................................................     10,260
Educational services................................................     13,844
Other professional and related services.............................      6,892
Public administration...............................................      2,891
 

CLASS OF WORKER
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................    137,316
Private wage and salary workers.....................................    114,716
Government workers..................................................     15,775
  Local government workers..........................................      8,027
  State government workers..........................................      5,793
  Federal government workers........................................      1,955
Self-employed workers...............................................      6,459
Unpaid family workers...............................................        366
 
 

INCOME IN 1989
  Households........................................................    104,195
Less than $5,000....................................................      5,246
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................      8,722
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      7,857
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................     17,410
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................     16,731
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................     20,181
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................     18,727
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................      5,895
$100,000 to $149,999................................................      2,426
$150,000 or more....................................................      1,000
Median household income (dollars)...................................     32,440

  Families..........................................................     78,113
Less than $5,000....................................................      2,651
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................      3,215
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      4,253
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................     11,681
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................     12,674
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................     17,485
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................     17,430
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................      5,525
$100,000 to $149,999................................................      2,306
$150,000 or more....................................................        893
Median family income (dollars)......................................     38,673

  Nonfamily households..............................................     26,082
Less than $5,000....................................................      2,838
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................      5,555
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      3,657
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      5,845
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      3,960
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      2,688
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      1,047
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        304
$100,000 to $149,999................................................         81
$150,000 or more....................................................        107
Median nonfamily household income (dollars).........................     16,366

Per capita income (dollars).........................................     13,947
 
 

INCOME TYPE IN 1989
      Households....................................................    104,195
With wage and salary income.........................................     83,832
  Mean wage and salary income (dollars).............................     38,095
With nonfarm self-employment income.................................     10,568
  Mean nonfarm self-employment income (dollars).....................     16,215
With farm self-employment income....................................      1,264
  Mean farm self-employment income (dollars)........................      4,686
With Social Security income.........................................     24,667
  Mean Social Security income (dollars).............................      8,120
With public assistance income.......................................      6,765
  Mean public assistance income (dollars)...........................      3,721
With retirement income..............................................     17,348
  Mean retirement income (dollars)..................................      8,403

POVERTY STATUS IN 1989
  All persons for whom poverty status is determined.................    279,692
    Below poverty level.............................................     29,787

Persons 18 years and over...........................................    204,273
    Below poverty level.............................................     19,852
  Persons 65 years and over.........................................     27,646
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,503

Related children under 18 years.....................................     75,146
    Below poverty level.............................................      9,706
  Related children under 5 years....................................     21,065
    Below poverty level.............................................      3,235
  Related children 5 to 17 years....................................     54,081
    Below poverty level.............................................      6,471

Unrelated individuals...............................................     35,342
    Below poverty level.............................................     10,122

  All families......................................................    78,113
    Below poverty level.............................................      5,963
With related children under 18 years................................     41,610
    Below poverty level.............................................      4,687
  With related children under 5 years...............................     16,642
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,290

  Female householder families.......................................     10,401
    Below poverty level.............................................      3,195
With related children under 18 years................................      7,044
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,882
  With related children under 5 years...............................      2,260
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,329
 
 
 

       Percent below poverty level:
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All persons.........................................................       10.6
  Persons 18 years and over.........................................        9.7
    Persons 65 years and over.......................................        9.1
  Related children under 18 years...................................       12.9
    Related children under 5 years..................................       15.4
    Related children 5 to 17 years..................................       12.0
  Unrelated individuals.............................................       28.6

All families........................................................        7.6
  With related children under 18 years..............................       11.3
    With related children under 5 years.............................       13.8

Female householder families.........................................       30.7
  With related children under 18 years..............................       40.9
    With related children under 5 years.............................       58.8
 
 

      Total housing units...........................................    110,353

YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1989 to March 1990..................................................      3,486
1985 to 1988........................................................     10,518
1980 to 1984........................................................      9,226
1970 to 1979........................................................     26,067
1960 to 1969........................................................     16,168
1950 to 1959........................................................     16,922
1940 to 1949........................................................      9,830
1939 or earlier.....................................................     18,136

BEDROOMS
No bedroom..........................................................      1,000
1 bedroom...........................................................     10,369
2 bedrooms..........................................................     34,500
3 bedrooms..........................................................     44,897
4 bedrooms..........................................................     17,602
5 or more bedrooms..................................................      1,985

SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities................................        305
Lacking complete kitchen facilities.................................        476
Condominium housing units...........................................      5,304

SOURCE OF WATER
Public system or private company....................................    103,530
Individual drilled well.............................................      5,303
Individual dug well.................................................        828
Some other source...................................................        692

SEWAGE DISPOSAL
Public sewer........................................................     91,541
Septic tank or cesspool.............................................     18,345
Other means.........................................................        467

      Occupied housing units........................................    104,535

HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas.........................................................     55,185
Bottled, tank, or LP gas............................................      2,738
Electricity.........................................................    31,414
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.............................................     13,025
Coal or coke........................................................        100
Wood................................................................      1,354
Solar energy........................................................         36
Other fuel..........................................................        526
No fuel used........................................................        157
 
 

YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1989 to March 1990..................................................     23,115
1985 to 1988........................................................     31,016
1980 to 1984........................................................     13,089
1970 to 1979........................................................     19,375
1960 to 1969........................................................      9,400
1959 or earlier.....................................................      8,540

TELEPHONE
No telephone in unit................................................      4,390

VEHICLES AVAILABLE
  Occupied housing units............................................    104,535
None................................................................      7,058
1...................................................................     30,482
2...................................................................     45,614
3 or more...........................................................     21,381

MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................     61,842
  With a mortgage...................................................     43,860
    Less than $300..................................................      1,470
    $300 to $499....................................................      9,124
    $500 to $699....................................................     11,537
    $700 to $999....................................................     13,000
    $1,000 to $1,499................................................      6,785
    $1,500 to $1,999................................................      1,475
    $2,000 or more..................................................        469
    Median (dollars)................................................        696
  Not mortgaged.....................................................     17,982
    Less than $100..................................................        556
    $100 to $199....................................................      7,867
    $200 to $299....................................................      7,193
    $300 to $399....................................................      1,782
    $400 or more....................................................        584
    Median (dollars)................................................        206

SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD  INCOME IN 1989
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................     61,842
  Less than 20 percent..............................................     37,696
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      9,838
  25 to 29 percent..................................................      5,597
  30 to 34 percent..................................................      2,927
  35 percent or more................................................      5,511
  Not computed......................................................        273
 
 
 

GROSS RENT
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................     31,612
  Less than $200....................................................      2,337
  $200 to $299......................................................      3,910
  $300 to $499......................................................     16,173
  $500 to $749......................................................      6,808
  $750 to $999......................................................        915
  $1,000 or more....................................................        460
  No cash rent......................................................      1,009
  Median (dollars)..................................................        415

GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1989
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................     31,612
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      9,836
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      4,777
  25 to 29 percent..................................................      3,258
  30 to 34 percent..................................................      2,334
  35 percent or more................................................     10,004
  Not computed......................................................      1,403
 


 

 

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