Introduction to Huber Heights, Ohio

Huber Heights, Ohio, in Montgomery county, is 6 miles NE of Dayton, Ohio and 50 miles N of Cincinnati, Ohio. The people of the city are in the Dayton - Springfield metropolitan area. Huber Heights has a population of 38,212.

Huber Heights History

Huber Heights was first known as the Wayne Township. The township was formed on January 1, 1810, and was named after Major General Anthony Wayne. In 1981, the town was renamed Huber Heights and was incorporated as a city. This name was in honor of Charles Huber, who developed the first track of brick homes in this area and founded a utility company in Ohio in 1956.

Huber Heights and nearby Attractions

  • Taylorsville MetroPark
  • U.S. Air Force Museum
  • Island MetroPark
  • Carriage Hill MetroPark
  • Splash Moraine
  • Boonshoft Museum of Discovery

Things To Do In Huber Heights

At Huber Heights, you can visit the historic Carriage Hill Farm Metro Park, Taylorsville Metro Park, Shullgate Park and Cottonwood Park. The largest military museum of the world, the National Museum of the United States Air Force, is very close to the city. Within 15 minutes you can reach the historic Victoria Theater of Dayton, the Packard Car Museum and the Schuster Performing Arts Center.

Huber Heights Transportation

James M. Cox Dayton International Airport is nearby.

Huber Heights Higher Education

Sinclair Community College, Wittenberg University, University of Dayton, Wright State University and other colleges and universities provide facilities for higher studies.


Total Population 38,897
Male Share of the Population 47.8%
Female Share of the Population 52.2%
Senior Citizens 15.7%
Employed Population 16+ 17,038
Age of the Population 37


% of people married 51%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.8%
Median Earnings25+ $35,343
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,694
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,506


Median Family Income $60,936
% Above Poverty Level 86.5%
% Below Poverty Level 13.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation 1.4%


People Living Alone 25.4%
Median Gross Rent $865
Median House Value $104,000


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 29.3%
US/American 0%
English 8.4%
Irish 13.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Huber Heights Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 6 miles NE of Dayton, Ohio (center to center)
Nearest Large City 50 miles N of Cincinnati, Ohio
County Montgomery
Metro Area Dayton - Springfield
Standard Zip Codes 45424
Phone Area Codes 937
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.843
Longitude -84.124

Huber Heights Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance 6.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.4 inches
Station XENIA 6 SSE
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 36 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Distance 22.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Huber Heights, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Huber (45424)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dayton 141,368 $35,141
Fairborn 33,251 $55,440

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Student/teacher ratio: 10.3

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