Heath is located close to the center of Ohio. Heath is between the Licking, Muskingum county. Heath has 10.92 square miles of land area and 0.08 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Heath population is 10,381, which has grown 21.74% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 1.83% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Heath median household income is $43,740 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.02% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.27% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Heath median house value is $130,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.15% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher 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 Heath is better than the state average in quality. The Heath area code is 740.