In 2017, Licking County, OH had a population of 171k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $59,747. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Licking County, OH grew from 169,762 to 170,678, a 0.54% increase and its median household income grew from $57,571 to $59,747, a 3.78% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Licking County, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.49%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.42%), White (Hispanic) (1.25%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.982%). N/A% of the people in Licking County, OH speak a non-English language, and 99.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Licking County, OH are Ohio State University-Newark Campus (673 degrees awarded in 2017), Denison University (603 degrees), and Central Ohio Technical College (532 degrees).
The median property value in Licking County, OH is $157,800, and the homeownership rate is 72.4%. Most people in Licking County, OH commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Licking County, OH is 2 cars per household.