Data and Demographics

Piqua, Ohio boasts one of the most convenient and affordable locations in the U.S. Located on I-75, just 20 miles north from its intersection with I-70, Piqua is an integral part of the Dayton Region. With excellent access to markets, a well-trained workforce, diverse industries, and a low-cost business environment, Piqua provides the tools growing businesses need to compete in today’s changing economy.


The City of Piqua and the Dayton Region enjoy a competitive environment for starting and growing a business. With affordable land, economical transportation costs, and lower taxes, companies large and small find our community an ideal location for new investment. Our available Incentives & Financing also mean companies have the resources to grow and succeed.

Steeped in a rich industrial history that dates back to the early 1800s, Piqua’s diverse business community encompasses all of the region’s key Industry Concentrations. With a strong entrepreneurial and small business support network through organizations like the Dayton Development Coalition, the Entrepreneurs Center, and the Small Business Development Center at Edison Community College, start-ups and small businesses alike have access to the resources needed to grow and succeed.

Demographics

Total Population

20,984

Households

8,548

Median Age

39

Population Growth Rate

0%

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing

Total Housing Units

9,484

Owner Occupied

5,193

Renter Occupied

3,354

Vacant

936

Median Home Value

$90,800


Average Home Value

$118,814

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Median Household

2016

$39,897

2021

$42,560

Average Household

2016

$50,181

2021

$54,299

Per Capita

2016

$20,544

2021

$22,271

Cost of living

80.30

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

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Commute

Average Commute Time

17 min.

Drive Alone

7,614

Carpooled

683

Public

63

Work At Home

229

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02

Workforce

Workers 16+

8,853

Graduates

High School

5,068

Associates

1,327

Bachelor's

884

Graduate

620

Total Employed

11,600

Total Businesses

892

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

2

Employed

4

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

25

Construction

Businesses

55

Employed

388

Manufacturing

Businesses

62

Employed

2,636

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

33

Employed

492

Source:

ESRI, 2017-03-02