West Chester by the numbers


One of the Best Communities in America

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.