Cincinnati, OH (population: 332,807) has one home inspection school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Eastern Kentucky University has a total student population of 16,268. It is the 2402nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 27th highest in the state of Kentucky (#1 is Centre College).
Home Inspection students from Cincinnati schools who go on to become home inspectors, real estate inspectors, housing quality standard inspectors, housing inspectors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 90,730 people working as construction and building inspectors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,550. Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Cincinnati-Middletown-KY-IN area alone, there are 60 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average salary of $48,960. Construction and building inspectors in this area earn $48,160/yr and there are 530 employed.
Cincinnati lies in Hamilton county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cincinnati-Middletown-KY-IN area has 994,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.35/hr average worker wage, and a $42,340 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.529 out of every 1000 jobs in Cincinnati are held by construction and building inspectors, and 0.059/1000 are held by fire inspectors and investigators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Eastern Kentucky University ends up costing a student $10,033/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cincinnati|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||8.8 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||33.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||56.8 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||79.7 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||88.8 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||92.3 miles|