There were 5,336 housing units at an average density of 1,337.9/sq mi (516.4/km²).
The racial makeup was 72.95% White, 23.83% African American, 0.16% Native American, 1.10% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.45% from other races, and 1.48% from two or more races.
Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.80% of the population.
There were 5,194 households out of which 34.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.7% were married couples living together, 14.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.7% were non-families.
of 2000, there were 13,492 people, 5,194 households, and 3,807 families residing in the CDP.
The population density was 3,382.8 people per square mile (1,305.6/km²).
Finneytown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.