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Who Lives Here

Lima Demographics

Education

High School

56%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

9%

Master's

2%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

25%

4 people

19%

5 people

11%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

65%

50-100k

28%

100-150k

5%

150-200k

1%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

13%

20-45

35%

45-65

24%

65+

13%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Lima?

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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Feb '24-$650$628-
Jan '24-$549$628-
Dec '23-$549$628-
Nov '23-$650$628-
Oct '23-$549$628-
Sep '23-$549$628-
Aug '23-$571$795-
Jul '23-$571$628-
Jun '23-$600$628-
May '23-$571$772-
Apr '23-$571$628-
Mar '23-$600$740-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Lima

Lima Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

49%

15-30 Mins

33%

30-40 Mins

7%

40-60 Mins

7%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4545

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 15 of 20 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 12 of 20 renters

Percentage: 4747

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 11 of 20 renters

Top Scores: Nightlife, Medicine, Grocery

Things To Do In Lima

Top Score

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Lima.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 34% more bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Lima doesn't tip the scales.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 25% more medical facilities than average
  3. 67% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 91% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 90% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Lima serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 58% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 43% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Lima.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 82% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 64% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Lima.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Lima.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 87% fewer gyms than average
  3. 77% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Lima could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 25% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 24% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 32% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Lima Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 18 of 20 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 17 of 20 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 17 of 20 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 16 of 20 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 15 of 20 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 15 of 20 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 14 of 20 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 13 of 20 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 11 of 20 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 11 of 20 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 12 of 20 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 13 of 20 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 15 of 20 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 16 of 20 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 17 of 20 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 20 of 20 renters

Lima Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Lima

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Lima, OH

Lima, a town in Ohio, has a population of approximately 37,000. The city's residents, at an average age of just under 36, skew younger than most cities in Ohio. A slim majority of residents rent their homes (54%) as opposed to owning (46%) in Lima. With a relatively affordable average rent of $685/month in the city, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in Ohio. Each month, renters in Lima will save around $126 compared to the state average. Those savings add up over the course of 12 months.

Averaging about 18 minutes, Lima's commute time outperforms the Ohio average of about 24 minutes. Driving is the typical means of commuting to work, selected by 38% of workers, while public transportation isn't used much. Relatively few residents walk to work.

Compared to the national average, Lima has a relatively high number of residents over the age of 25 who possess a high school degree or GED (24%). Furthermore, 5% possess a Bachelor's degree and 2% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. If you're looking for career options, Lima has a surplus. The four most common industries are manufacturing, healthcare, retail, and entertainment. Together, these industries make up 28% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 9% of the city's population works in transportation, making it the top career path in the city. Lima workers earn an average annual income of just under $43,000, about $21,000 less than their peers elsewhere in Ohio. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).

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