OH

National Population : 333,590,059
Ohio State Population : 11,971,701

About Prospect, OH

Prospect, OH is located in Marion County in the state of Ohio.

The total City Population for Prospect is about 1,058 with about 564 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,280.

The Average Home Value is $134,800.00, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Home Value of $132,417.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $59,858.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,766.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 4% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Prospect is about 6.7%.

Ohio is ranked #21 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 51.61 out of 100.

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Voting

Marion County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 56.52% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 68.38%
Democratic: 29.73%
Libertarian: 1.49%
Other: 0.4%


Nearby Locations

Radnor, OH (5.38 mi.)
Waldo, OH (5.97 mi.)
Marion, OH (8.35 mi.)
New Bloomngtn, OH (11.00 mi.)
Ashley, OH (11.22 mi.)
La Rue, OH (12.15 mi.)
Ostrander, OH (13.12 mi.)
Delaware, OH (14.38 mi.)
Morral, OH (14.60 mi.)
Richwood, OH (14.80 mi.)
Caledonia, OH (16.37 mi.)
Cardington, OH (16.55 mi.)
W Mansfield, OH (16.82 mi.)
West Mansfield, OH (16.82 mi.)
Edison, OH (16.90 mi.)
Mount Victory, OH (17.65 mi.)
Fulton, OH (18.15 mi.)
Marysville, OH (18.34 mi.)
Raymond, OH (18.62 mi.)
Harpster, OH (18.90 mi.)
Marengo, OH (19.15 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 43342
Latitude : 40.478372
Longitude : -83.187338
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 906 ft.
Area Code(s) : 740

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.51
Male Population Estimate : 49.66%
Female Population Estimate : 48.75%
Median Age : 42.1
Male Median Age : 41.7
Female Median Age : 42.6

White Population Estimate : 97.71%
Black Population Estimate : 0.52%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.79%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Other Population Estimate : 0.15%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Prospect specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Marion County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Marion County: About 215 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Marion County is about 28% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 25% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.