Pataskala was a small community until 1996, when what was then the village of Pataskala merged with Lima Township, vastly increasing its population and geographic area. Pataskala is also the home of two school districts, Southwest Licking Local Schools and Licking Heights Local Schools.
Had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. Housing units at an average density of 144. Housing units at an average density of 208. The Licking Heights district also serves parts of Reynoldsburg, and Jefferson Township as well as the city of Blacklick.