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Park Layne, Ohio

Park Layne is a town located in Clark County, Ohio. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 4,519.


\nPark Layne is located at 39°53'12" North, 84°2'22" West (39.886530, -84.039549)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.9 km² (1.5 mi²). 3.9 km² (1.5 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.


\nIt should be noted that Park Layne is considered by the post office, local government, and many residents of the area to be under the jurisdiction of, and therefore a part of,
New Carlisle. However, since the Census Bureau considers Park Layne to be separate, the following demographic information reflects only the Park Layne area. As of the census of 2000, there are 4,519 people, 1,588 households, and 1,259 families residing in the town. The population density is 1,171.0/km² (3,036.5/mi²). There are 1,644 housing units at an average density of 426.0/km² (1,104.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 96.59% White, 0.46% African American, 0.38% Native American, 0.27% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.38% from other races, and 1.93% from two or more races. 1.46% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 1,588 households out of which 41.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.5% are married couples living together, 15.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 20.7% are non-families. 17.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.85 and the average family size is 3.17. In the town the population is spread out with 30.4% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 30.5% from 25 to 44, 20.6% from 45 to 64, and 8.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 32 years. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.2 males. The median income for a household in the town is $38,699, and the median income for a family is $40,000. Males have a median income of $35,264 versus $23,333 for females. The per capita income for the town is $15,244. 6.6% of the population and 6.2% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 5.9% are under the age of 18 and 7.4% are 65 or older.