Buchtel is located in south Ohio. Buchtel is part of Athens County. Buchtel has 0.49 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Buchtel population is 524, which has shrunk 8.71% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 1.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Buchtel median household income is $53,068 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 92.05% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.27% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Buchtel median house value is $79,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 16.79% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 24.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Buchtel is worse than the state average in quality. The Buchtel area code is 740.