Van Wert, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
11,045
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
18.3%
Median Home
$87,600
Median Income
$44,318
Median Rent
$671

Van Wert SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Van Wert, OH Crime Report

359
Total Crimes
3,367.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
35.95%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Van Wert
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 359 3,367.1 2,348.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 23 215.7 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 75.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 13 121.9 163.9 250.2
Property Crime 336 3,151.4 2,055.7 2,109.9
Burglary 63 590.9 375.5 340.5
Larceny 267 2,504.2 1,520.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 56.3 159.7 219.9

Van Wert, OH Cost Of Living

85
Van Wert's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Van Wert Ohio National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 107 96 100
Housing 51 73 100
Transportation 111 102 100
Utilities 89 91 100

Van Wert, OH Photos

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Van Wert Ohio Courthouse
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Van Wert Ohio Municipal Building
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Rankings for Van Wert in Ohio

Map Of Van Wert, OH

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Population over time in Van Wert

Year Population % Change
2019 11,045 -0.3%
2018 11,077 1.2%
2017 10,946 1.9%
2016 10,738 -0.3%
2015 10,769 -0.8%
2014 10,859 0.7%
2013 10,787 0.5%
2012 10,730 -1.2%
2011 10,860 -1.6%
2010 11,040 -

Race / Ethnicity in Van Wert

White
91.5% (10,106)
African American
2.6% (291)
American Indian
0.0% (2)
Asian
0.7% (74)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (97)
Hispanic
4.3% (475)
Race Van Wert OH USA
White 91.5% 78.9% 60.7%
African American 2.6% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.3% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Van Wert

Female
53.8% (5,937)
Male
46.2% (5,108)
Gender Van Wert OH USA
Female 53.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Van Wert for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (110)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (883)
High School / GED
44.0% (4,859)
Some College
21.0% (2,319)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (883)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (994)
Master's Degree
7.0% (773)
Professional Degree
1.0% (110)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (110)
Education Van Wert OH USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Van Wert, Ohio

Less than $10,000
8.6% (95,177)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (61,914)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (140,824)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (134,997)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (191,084)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (221,919)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (136,939)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.7% (73,568)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (32,292)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (15,782)
Income Van Wert OH USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 13.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.7% 14.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 4.9% 7.7%

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