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Overview

Introduction to Cheviot, Ohio

Cheviot, Ohio, in Hamilton county, is 8 miles W of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Cheviot History

Scottish immigrant, John Craig, purchased a portion of the land of Green Township in 1814 and in 1818, he laid out a village and named it after the Cheviot Hills in southern Scotland. Craig built a tavern and an inn on the Harrison Pike. Initially, it was a farming community. It was incorporated in 1901, and is now a residential suburb of Cincinnati.

Cheviot and Nearby Attractions

  • Newport Aquarium
  • Harvest Home Park
  • William Howard Taft National Historic Site
  • Miami Whitewater Forest
  • Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
  • Cincinnati History Museum

Things To Do In Cheviot

The exhibits at the Behringer-Crawford Museum focus on the regions history. A trip may be planned to Cinergy Children's Museum or the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. The Big Bone Lick State Park with camping, fishing and hiking facilities is a popular recreational spot. Other parks nearby include Devou Park, Little Miami State Park and Harrison State Park. Some of the historic sites near Cheviot include the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and the William Howard Taft National Historic Site. Cox Arboretum & Gardens Metropark has speciality gardens and the well known Stonewall Perennial Garden which many people visit.

Cheviot Transportation

Air transportation is available at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

Cheviot Higher Education

The closest colleges to Cheviot include the University of Cincinnati, Xavier University and Northern Kentucky University.

Demographics

People

Total Population8,308
Male Share of the Population45.4%
Female Share of the Population54.6%
Senior Citizens13.1%
Employed Population 16+3,993
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married38.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,842
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,603
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,087

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,406
% Above Poverty Level76.2%
% Below Poverty Level23.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone35.5%
Median Gross Rent$690
Median House Value$90,400

Ancestry

German37.4%
Irish21.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.9%
Italian8.4%
English5.2%
African3.1%
Senegalese2.1%
French Except Basque1.9%
Scottish1.5%
Arab1.5%
Lebanese1.1%
Canadian0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Dutch0.7%
Polish0.5%
Greek0.5%
Hungarian0.4%
Luxemburger0.3%
Belgian0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Russian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Moroccan0.2%
Welsh0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Austrian0.1%
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Cheviot Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hamilton County
Standard Zip Codes45211
Phone Area Codes513
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.16
Approximate Longitude-84.6

Cheviot Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCHEVIOT
Distance0.5 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
StationCINCINNATI COVINGTON AP
Distance7.9 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches
StationMILFORD
Distance17.8 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Addyston965$38,239
Cleves3,407$81,806
Mount Healthy6,072$49,895
North Bend822$104,821
North College Hill9,322$53,712
St. Bernard4,366$54,107
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