Licking County, Ohio 

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Population

170,678

+4.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$55,777

Median Home Price

$221,033

United States / Ohio / Columbus / Licking County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Licking County, Ohio

Capital city - Geographic center of Ohio along Scioto River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Licking County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Diverse economy
Excellent housing
Educated population
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Areas of urban decay
Crime rates
 $219,900 
617 Fulla Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2542 SqFt
 $339,900 
8072 Fenway Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 4040 SqFt
 $149,900 
10080 Maharg Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1400 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Columbus Metro Area

Columbus, the capital of Ohio, is a well-blended mixture of government, industry, and the enormous Ohio State University. Downtown is fairly dull and many inner neighborhoods have been neglected, but efforts are underway to revive them and some people are moving back into the city. The university brings a strong intellectual and cultural base to the city. Many businesses are attracted to Columbus because of its central location relative to the rest of the country, an educated population and good work force. There is a strong high tech presence, and other big corporate names include The Limited and Abercrombie & Fitch (retail), Nationwide Insurance, Wendy’s, and Cardinal Health. This diverse base brings more economic stability and growth than many of its Rust Belt neighbors.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Ohio
County: Licking County
Metro Area: Columbus
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Newark, Etna township, 45 total
Zip Codes: 43055, 43062, 43056, 43023, 43031, 43080, 43025, 43001, 43008, 43071, 15 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 833 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Licking County is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Licking County jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Licking County's cost of living is 6.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Licking County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Licking County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Licking county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Licking County's population is 170,678 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Licking County is $221,033. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Licking County public schools spend $10,744 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.5 students per teacher in Licking County. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN LICKING COUNTY, OHIO
43055, 43062, 43056, 43023, 43031, 43080, 43025, 43001, 43008, 43071, 15 total

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$219,900
617 Fulla Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$339,900
8072 Fenway Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$149,900
10080 Maharg Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$305,900
327 Middleburn St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$149,900
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Bed 3 | Bath 1

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Bed 4 | Bath 2

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