Adams County, Ohio Population 2018

Adams County, Ohio's estimated population is 27,726 with a growth rate of -1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Ohio is the 78th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,726-385-1.37%
201628,1112791.00%
201627,832-82-0.29%
201527,914-149-0.53%
201428,063-33-0.12%
201328,096-204-0.72%
201228,300-166-0.58%
201128,466-81-0.28%
201028,5473,17612.52%
199025,3711,0434.29%
198024,3285,37128.33%
197018,957-1,025-5.13%
196019,982-517-2.52%
195020,499-1,206-5.56%
194021,7051,3246.50%
193020,381-2,022-9.03%
192022,403-2,352-9.50%
191024,755-1,573-5.97%
190026,3282350.90%
189026,0932,0888.70%
188024,0053,25515.69%
187020,7504412.17%
186020,3091,4267.55%
185018,8835,70043.24%
184013,1839027.34%
183012,2811,87518.02%
182010,40697210.30%
18109,4346,002174.88%
18003,4320.00%

Adams County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,298
Two or More Races525
American Indian and Alaska Native122
Black or African American100
Asian49
Some Other Race17

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Adams County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Adams County, Ohio Median Age

42.1


Total

41.4


Male

42.4


Female

Adams County, Ohio Adults

There are 21,224 adults, (4,610 of which are seniors) in Adams County, Ohio.

Adams County, Ohio Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,139

50.30%

Male

13,972

49.70%

Adams County, Ohio Households and Families

Adams County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male81.6%18.4%
Married81.4%18.6%
All68.6%31.4%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Female48%52%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8852.5568.6
Married5,4843.0781.4
Non Family3,4321.2354.3
Female1,3993.3248
Male5703.5281.6

3.05

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Ohio Households

Adams County, Ohio Education

Adams County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4227.44%
9th to 12th Grade2,73714.33%
High School Graduate8,72745.68%
Some College2,88615.11%
Associates Degree1,2546.56%
Bachelors Degree1,2776.68%
Graduate Degree8034.20%

Adams County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,57614,5752,038
Multiple Races2311747
Native American10563
Black907835
Hispanic558
Asian4949
Other Race13

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.89%.

Adams County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,476$31,989$21,870
Less Than High School$21,351$25,927$12,478
High School Grad$22,312$30,731$16,316
Some College$30,620$40,166$24,392
Bachelors Degree$42,179$55,375$38,085
Graduate Degree$63,869$73,235$63,552

$27,476

Average Earnings

$31,989

Average Male

$21,870

Average Female

Adams County, Ohio Language

Adams County, Ohio Language by Age

Adams County, Ohio Language

98.61% of Adams County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Adams County, Ohio Poverty

Adams County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,7796,30223.53%
Multiple49738878.07%
Hispanic1475235.37%
Black712129.58%
Native1221915.57%
Other171376.47%

24.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.56%

Male Poverty Rate

28.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Ohio is Multiple, with 78.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Ohio is Native, with 15.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.14%.

Adams County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.77%
High School20.87%
Some College12.81%
Bachelors or Greater8.84%

Adams County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.54%
Male Unemployed34.55%
Female Employed14.14%
Male Employed7.36%

Adams County, Ohio Income

Adams County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,709$47,211
Families$41,904$53,875
Married Families$49,909$61,630
Non Families$17,715$29,581

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Adams County, Ohio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Ohio Veterans

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by War

1,829

Number of Veterans

1,766

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam660
First Gulf War318
Korea242
Second Gulf War189
World War II111

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54504
75+446
65 to 74439
55 to 64352
18 to 3488

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8288.83%
Hispanic87.41%
Black11.00%

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Education

14.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Ohio Employment Status

Adams County, Ohio Employment by Age

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Ohio Employment by Race

Adams County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Adams County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
West Union32493180-69-2.12%
Manchester20231978-45-2.22%
Peebles17951753-42-2.34%
Winchester10441028-16-1.53%
Seaman930910-20-2.15%
Cherry Fork156155-1-0.64%
Rome949400.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990