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Lorain County, Ohio Facts

Facts
State Ohio
Land area 491.1 square miles
Population Density 613.6 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 302,827
Population change 0.5%
Under 5 years of age 5.7%
Under 18 23%
65 and over 15.9%
Females 50.7%
White 87
Hispanic or Latino of any race 8.9
Asian 1.1%
Two or more races 2.7%
Black or African American 8.8%
Native American 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 89%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 22.2%
Veterans 23,691
Households and Housing
Households 116,705
Persons per household 2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more 86.6%
Median household income $51,816
The per capita income $26,030
Live below the poverty line. 14.6%
housing units 127,951
Multi-unit structures 18%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $140,700
Residents owning their homes. 71.6%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 20,283
Women-owned firms 27.6%
Asian-owned firms 1.9%
Hispanic-owned firms 1.9%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0.5%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $3,225,508
Retail sales per capita $10,646
Manufacturers shipments $8,305,281
Merchant wholesaler sales $1,822,689