West Chester by the numbers

West Chester Township is one of the best places to live in America. Learn more about our home through a quick look at our demographics. Understanding who we are gives us insight into what we need and where we are going.

Largest township in Ohio - 65,000 residents, geography of 35 sq. miles.

Strong tax base - comprised of 60% residential homes and 40% business, with 25,000 residences and 3,600 businesses

Economic Powerhouse – job growth continues giving us higher property values and employment opportunities, employment-population of more than 56,700 with an estimated unemployment rate of 1.7 percent

Committed to high-quality infrastructure -  a $4.5 million dollar roads budget, with $1.5 million coming from our general fund.

“Best Places to Live in America” 7 times from Money Magazine

“Best Place to Live in Ohio  in 2019”

From Money, “West Chester Township is a quintessential family community. With a median household income of just over $87,000, buying a home in town is well within reach for the township’s residents. You’ll probably need a car to get around, but that’s affordable, too: West Chester Township’s average annual auto insurance premium – $919 – is the lowest on our list. So what to do with the extra cash? There are many activities around West Chester that kids would love – whether that’s taking a trip to the nearby Kings Island amusement park (in Mason) or bouncing away the afternoon at Sky Zone Trampoline Park (in Springdale). Adults can get in on the fun, too: The township is within 30 miles of more than 130 golf courses and over 100 museums.”

Learn more about West Chester with this complete demographic overview.