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Overview

Blue Ash, Ohio, in Hamilton county, is 6 miles NE of Cincinnati, Ohio. The city is in the Cincinnati area.

Blue Ash History

Blue Ash was founded sometime in the 18th century. It got its name from the Carpenter’s Run Blue Ash Church which was built from logs of the blue ash tree. Blue Ash continued to be a rural community throughout the 19th century. The first major business that opened in the area was the Blue Ash Building and Loan. It was founded in 1908 and continues to operate to this day. Blue Ash was incorporated as a village in 1955 and as a city in 1961.

Blue Ash and Nearby Attractions

  • Town Square
  • Blue Ash Golf Course
  • Blue Ash Recreation Center
  • Carter Lake
  • Promont House Museum
  • Little Miami State Park

Things To Do In Blue Ash

Blue Ash offers a wide variety of opportunities for entertainment and recreation. The city’s Parks and Recreation department plans and organizes entertainment and educational programs throughout the year. It also offers classes on various activities. The city has tennis courts, gymnasiums, swimming pools, and a golf course.

Blue Ash Transportation

Northern Kentucky International provides air transportation facilities.

Blue Ash Higher Education

The University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walters College is the local educational institution. Xavier University and University of Cincinnati lie within a radius of 15 miles.

Demographics

People

Total Population12,154
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens18%
Employed Population 16+6,004
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married59.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher55.4%
Median Earnings25+$45,910
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,176

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,463
% Above Poverty Level94.4%
% Below Poverty Level5.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone30%
Median Gross Rent$1,054
Median House Value$233,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.9%
Irish14.4%
English8.5%
Italian3.6%
Polish2.9%
Russian2.6%
Dutch2.1%
African1.8%
Welsh1.4%
French Except Basque1.2%
Liberian1%
Scottish1%
Romanian0.9%
Hungarian0.8%
Greek0.8%
Norwegian0.6%
Canadian0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Jamaican0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Arab0.4%
Iranian0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Turkish0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
German0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Swedish0.1%
South African0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Palestinian0.1%
Jordanian0.1%
Australian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Slovene0.1%
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Blue Ash Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hamilton County
Standard Zip Codes45241, 45242, 45236
Phone Area Codes513
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.28
Approximate Longitude-84.4

Blue Ash Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMILFORD
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp39 to 65 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.6 inches
StationCINCINNATI LUNKEN AP
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 39 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip42.1 inches
StationCHEVIOT
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp40 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 66 F
Annual Precip44.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Deer Park5,707$69,900
Evendale2,769$123,438
Madeira8,924$101,794
Montgomery10,440$130,714
Sharonville13,782$71,373
Silverton4,766$72,042

Blue Ash Private Schools

Blue Ash Educational Bldg Elem
10149 Kenwood Rd
ZIP: 45242
Elementary
Total Enrollment 21
Gingerbread Academy
4215 Malsbary Rd
ZIP: 45242
Elementary
Total Enrollment 3
Kinder Garden School
10969 Reed Hartman Hwy
ZIP: 45242
Elementary
Total Enrollment 38
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