Oberlin, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Oberlin, Ohio Info Snack

Population
8,296
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
28.1%
Median Home
$160,900
Median Income
$50,509
Median Rent
$833

Oberlin SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Oberlin, OH Crime Report

188
Total Crimes
2,264.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-8.57%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Oberlin
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 188 2,264.5 2,348.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 16 192.7 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 7 84.3 75.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1 12.0 163.9 250.2
Property Crime 172 2,071.8 2,055.7 2,109.9
Burglary 31 373.4 375.5 340.5
Larceny 140 1,686.3 1,520.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 1 12.0 159.7 219.9

Oberlin, OH Cost Of Living

88
Oberlin's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Oberlin Ohio National Average
Overall 88 91 100
Services 88 100 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 85 96 100
Housing 79 73 100
Transportation 95 102 100
Utilities 98 91 100

Oberlin, OH Photos

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Rankings for Oberlin in Ohio

Map Of Oberlin, OH

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Population over time in Oberlin

Year Population % Change
2019 8,296 -0.0%
2018 8,299 -0.2%
2017 8,317 -0.4%
2016 8,353 -0.0%
2015 8,356 -0.1%
2014 8,368 -0.1%
2013 8,380 1.1%
2012 8,288 0.0%
2011 8,286 -0.1%
2010 8,298 -

Race / Ethnicity in Oberlin

White
70.0% (5,809)
African American
13.2% (1,096)
American Indian
0.3% (23)
Asian
6.0% (498)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.1% (425)
Hispanic
5.4% (445)
Race Oberlin OH USA
White 70.0% 78.9% 60.7%
African American 13.2% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.0% 2.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.1% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Oberlin

Female
57.7% (4,789)
Male
42.3% (3,507)
Gender Oberlin OH USA
Female 57.7% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 42.3% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Oberlin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (165)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (580)
High School / GED
16.0% (1,327)
Some College
18.0% (1,493)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (414)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (1,742)
Master's Degree
21.0% (1,742)
Professional Degree
3.0% (248)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (580)
Education Oberlin OH USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 21.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Oberlin, Ohio

Less than $10,000
9.9% (81,796)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (62,074)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (85,999)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (74,036)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (107,337)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (141,607)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (116,066)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (68,863)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.4% (61,751)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (30,067)
Income Oberlin OH USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 14.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.4% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 4.9% 7.7%

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