Living in Defiance, OH

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Defiance SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Defiance, OH Crime Report

338
Total Crimes
2,033.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-20.82%
Below National Average

Defiance, OH Cost Of Living

88
Defiance's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Defiance, Ohio Info Snack

Defiance is a city in and the county seat of Defiance County, Ohio, United States, about 55 miles (89 km) southwest of Toledo and 47 miles northeast of Fort Wayne, Indiana, in Ohio's northwestern corner. The population was 16,494 at the 2010 census.
Population
17,105
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
15.7%
Median Home
$110,800
Median Income
$48,458
Median Rent
$682

Defiance, OH Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Defiance in Ohio

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Map Of Defiance, OH

Population over time in Defiance

Year Population % Change
2017 17,105 1.5%
2016 16,848 0.7%
2015 16,725 0.9%
2014 16,571 -0.5%
2013 16,646 -0.1%
2012 16,658 -0.4%
2011 16,733 -0.3%
2010 16,782 1.2%
2009 16,575 -
Crime/100k Defiance OH USA
Violent Crime 150.4 279.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.8 5.0
Robbery 0.0 78.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 60.2 151.2 246.8
Property Crime 1883.3 2177.1 2199.5
Burglary 276.8 412.2 376.0
Larceny 1528.3 1594.6 1594.6
Car Theft 78.2 170.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Defiance

White
78.7% (13,465)
African American
3.0% (511)
American Indian
0.6% (104)
Asian
0.1% (21)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.1% (13)
Two Or More
1.5% (256)
Hispanic
16.0% (2,731)
Race Defiance OH USA
White 78.7% 79.2% 61.1%
African American 3.0% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.0% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Defiance, Ohio

Less than $10,000
5.2% (88,959)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (82,534)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (209,796)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (188,051)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.3% (330,881)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (329,892)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (211,526)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (161,610)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (40,031)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (67,214)
Income Defiance OH USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 7.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.3% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 18.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 12.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 4.5% 7.0%

Gender in Defiance

Female
51.1% (8,747)
Male
48.9% (8,358)
Gender Defiance OH USA
Female 51.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Defiance for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (513)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,197)
High School / GED
42.0% (7,184)
Some College
21.0% (3,592)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,710)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,052)
Master's Degree
4.0% (684)
Professional Degree
1.0% (171)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Defiance OH USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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