Belmont County, Ohio Population 2018

Belmont County, Ohio's estimated population is 68,029 with a growth rate of -1.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Belmont County, Ohio is the 36th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201768,029-1,199-1.73%
201669,2286600.96%
201668,568-375-0.54%
201568,943-405-0.58%
201469,348-207-0.30%
201369,555-145-0.21%
201269,700-417-0.59%
201170,117-223-0.32%
201070,340-734-1.03%
199071,074-11,495-13.92%
198082,5691,6522.04%
197080,917-2,947-3.51%
196083,864-3,876-4.42%
195087,740-7,874-8.24%
194095,6148950.94%
193094,7191,5261.64%
192093,19316,33721.26%
191076,85615,98126.25%
190060,8753,4626.03%
189057,4137,77515.66%
188049,6389,92424.99%
187039,7143,3169.11%
186036,3981,7985.20%
185034,6003,69911.97%
184030,9012,2747.94%
183028,6278,29840.82%
182020,3299,23283.19%
181011,0970.00%

Belmont County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White64,723
Black or African American2,836
Two or More Races929
Some Other Race273
Asian263
American Indian and Alaska Native204

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

Belmont 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

Belmont County, Ohio Median Age

44.1


Total

41.4


Male

46.7


Female

Belmont County, Ohio Adults

There are 56,005 adults, (13,084 of which are seniors) in Belmont County, Ohio.

Belmont County, Ohio Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Belmont County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

33,928

49.01%

Male

35,300

50.99%

Belmont County, Ohio Households and Families

Belmont County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belmont County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
Male74.5%25.5%
All74%26%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Female55.6%44.4%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belmont County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,7322.3574
Married13,4682.9787.8
Non Family9,8741.1560.7
Female3,0073.1855.6
Male1,3833.0674.5

2.93

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belmont County, Ohio Households

Belmont County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1972.36%
9th to 12th Grade3,9577.79%
High School Graduate21,51142.35%
Some College10,38420.44%
Associates Degree5,41010.65%
Bachelors Degree5,30410.44%
Graduate Degree3,0305.97%

Belmont County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,54642,9807,877
Black2,1381,734211
Hispanic38432213
Multiple Races35325730
Asian230218158
Other Race19416930
Native American13711615

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.70%.

Belmont County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,504$35,235$23,966
Less Than High School$13,586$12,744$13,918
High School Grad$23,917$30,233$17,085
Some College$28,291$40,609$23,764
Bachelors Degree$43,119$49,583$35,434
Graduate Degree$49,517$57,007$43,429

$28,504

Average Earnings

$35,235

Average Male

$23,966

Average Female

Belmont County, Ohio Language

Belmont County, Ohio Language by Age

Belmont County, Ohio Language

98.05% of Belmont County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White61,9508,84514.28%
Black1,70750529.58%
Multiple78930438.53%
Hispanic34613037.57%
Native1466041.10%
Other1302821.54%
Asian257155.84%

15.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belmont County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belmont County, Ohio is Native, with 41.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belmont County, Ohio is Asian, with 5.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.51%.

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.92%
High School13.14%
Some College11.17%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.41%
Male Unemployed27.71%
Female Employed9.62%
Male Employed5.47%

Belmont County, Ohio Income

Belmont County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,719$58,872
Families$57,738$72,135
Married Families$67,443$81,058
Non Families$22,326$32,262

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Belmont County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Belmont 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 35To44.

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by War

5,589

Number of Veterans

5,360

Male Veterans

229

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,175
First Gulf War763
Korea664
Second Gulf War591
World War II416

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,529
75+1,480
35 to 541,207
55 to 641,052
18 to 34321

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,39610.28%
Black1214.90%
Indian3321.29%
Hispanic214.98%
Asian197.88%
2 or More132.98%
Other73.06%

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Education

6.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belmont County, Ohio Employment Status

Belmont County, Ohio Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Belmont County, Ohio Employment by Race

Belmont County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Belmont County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Martins Ferry69126756-156-2.26%
St. Clairsville51875109-78-1.50%
Bellaire42754170-105-2.46%
Barnesville42034111-92-2.19%
Shadyside37463662-84-2.24%
Bridgeport18391791-48-2.61%
Powhatan Point15921566-26-1.63%
Bethesda12571241-16-1.27%
Yorkville 10791038-41-3.80%
Flushing881861-20-2.27%
Brookside614597-17-2.77%
Belmont451442-9-2.00%
Holloway336323-13-3.87%
Morristown301297-4-1.33%
Wilson 125124-1-0.80%
Fairview 8381-2-2.41%
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