Kettering, Ohio

Kettering: The most populous city in Montgomery County, Ohio. It is located on the Miami River in southwestern Ohio. Kettering is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Kettering City Hall and the Kettering Historical Society.


Kettering is a city located in the county of Montgomery in the U.S. state of Ohio. Its population at the 2010 census was 55,696 and a population density of 1,147 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 54,313 inhabitants.

The city was created 69 years ago in 1954.

Kettering locator map
Location of Kettering on Ohio map.

Quick Facts about Kettering

Population : 54,313 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
County : Montgomery County
Phone Area Codes : 937
Area : 48.55 km2
Altitude : 1,007 feet / 307 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1955 (69 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 03:01:57 (14th July 2024)
Density : 1,119 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.55% (2010-2020)
Kettering Fairmont High School image
Kettering Fairmont High School
Kettering Fairmont High School image


Kettering is located at 39°41'22"N 84°10'8"W (39.6895000, -84.1688300).

Kettering map

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According to census records, the population of Kettering decreased by 2.55% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 55,696 - census
2011 55,535 -0.29% estimation process
2012 55,460 -0.14% estimation process
2013 55,335 -0.23% estimation process
2014 55,088 -0.45% estimation process
2015 54,913 -0.32% estimation process
2016 54,781 -0.24% estimation process
2017 54,681 -0.18% estimation process
2018 54,554 -0.23% estimation process
2019 54,394 -0.29% estimation process
2020 54,313 -0.15% estimation process

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People born in Kettering (22)

People born in Kettering, including model and actress Brooklyn Decker, skateboarder Rob Dyrdek, National Basketball Association player, executive Jim Paxson, .


  • A. J. Hawk (American football player) he was born in 06/01/1984
  • Chris Rolfe (American soccer player) he was born in 17/01/1983
  • Megan Duffy (American basketball player and coach) she was born in 13/07/1984
  • Andy Katzenmoyer (All-American college football player, professional football player, linebacker) he was born in 02/12/1977
  • Chris Borland (American football player) he was born in 02/04/1991
  • Corey Whisenhunt (American soccer player) he was born in 18/05/1988
  • Jeff Long (American athletic director) he was born in 01/01/1960
  • Jon Hoke (American football coach) he was born in 24/01/1957
  • Marty McLeary (American baseball player) he was born in 26/10/1974
  • Nate Sallie (American musician) he was born in 28/10/1976
  • Andrew Chafin (American baseball player) he was born in 17/06/1990
  • Janelle Parks (American bicycle racer) she was born in 01/08/1962
  • Malik Zaire (American football player) he was born in 28/02/1995
  • Renee Phoenix (American singer) she was born in 12/07/1987
  • Griffin Layne he was born in 01/04/1980
  • Matt Vest (American basketball player) he was born in 17/09/1992
  • Katrina C. Willis she was born in 02/10/1971
  • Jay Tant (American football tight end) he was born in 04/12/1977

Schools in Kettering

College & universities near Kettering, OH

Code Name City ZIP
449700 Dayton School of Medical Massage Dayton (OH) 45429
203544 Kettering College Kettering (OH) 45429-1299
205391 The Modern College of Design Kettering (OH) 45440
453455 American National University-Dayton Kettering (OH) 45420
205179 Fortis College-Centerville Centerville (OH) 45459-2712

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Kettering, OH

Code Name Address Type
CIG Cincinnati, OH 1005 Gilbert Avenue BUS
CIN Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal 1301 Western Ave. RAIL
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
COL Columbus, OH 111 East Town Street BUS

Post offices near Kettering

Post Office Name City ZIP
Kettering Post Office Dayton (OH) 45429
Dabel Post Office Dayton (OH) 45420
Wright Brother Post Office Oakwood (OH) 45409
Washington Townsh Post Office Dayton (OH) 45459
West Carrollton Post Office Dayton (OH) 45449

Other cities in Montgomery County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Montgomery County , OH. (more)

City Name Population Title
Dayton 139,907 The ninth most populous city in Ohio.
Huber Heights 37,203 City in Montgomery, Miami and Greene counties in Ohio, United States
Trotwood 24,433 City in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States
Centerville 23,882 City in Iowa, United States
Miamisburg 20,117 City in Ohio, USA
Vandalia 14,987 City in Illinois
Englewood 13,502 City in Ohio, United States
West Carrollton City 13,297 Human settlement in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States of America
Shiloh 11,272 Biblical city
Northridge 8,487 Neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, United States
Union 6,909 City in Montgomery and Miami Counties in the U.
Sunbury 6,881 City in Delaware County, Ohio, United States of America
Moraine 6,507 City in Ohio, United States
Brookville 5,900 Borough of Pennsylvania
Germantown 5,567 City in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States
Fort McKinley 3,989 Unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Ohio

Distance to Other Cities

Kettering distances to largest Ohio cities