Moving to Ohio

Written by Alyssa Howard,

Home to 29 of the largest companies in the United States, Ohio is the leader in machine tool manufacturing and rubber tire production. The state is also a large producer of comic books and Chinese food products and home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. Ohio has a lot of great universities, including the biggest campus in the U.S., The Ohio State University in Columbus.

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Ohio Compared to USA Averages
USA Ohio
Population: 311,591,917 11,464,042
Home Ownership Rate: 66.6% 69.2%
High School Graduates: 85.0% 87.4%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 27.9% 24.1%
Persons Per Household: 2.59 2.46
Persons Per Square Mile: 87.4 282.3
Average Commute (min.): 25.2 22.7
Average Home Price: $188,400 $136,400
Median Household Income: $51,914 $47,358
Persons Below Poverty Level: 13.8% 14.2%
Features of Car Insurance Requirements*: 12.5/25/7.5

* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.


Key Facts About Ohio
State Capital: Columbus
Top 5 Cities: Columbus
Major Newspapers: Akron Beacon Journal
Cincinnati Enquirer
Columbus Dispatch
Dayton Daily News
Plain Dealer
Major Sports Teams: MLB: Cleveland Indians,Cincinnati Reds
NFL: Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals
NBA: Cleveland Cavaliers NHL:Columbus Blue Jackets

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