Belmont County, Ohio Population 2018

Belmont County, Ohio's estimated population is 68,029 with a growth rate of -0.79% 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
201768,8898601.26%
201768,029-539-0.79%
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
White64,350
Black or African American2,862
Two or More Races939
Some Other Race282
Asian273
American Indian and Alaska Native183

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Belmont County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Belmont County, Ohio Median Age

44.2


Total

41.6


Male

46.8


Female

Belmont County, Ohio Adults

There are 55,672 adults, (13,240 of whom are seniors) in Belmont County, Ohio.

Belmont County, Ohio Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Belmont County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

33,722

48.95%

Male

35,167

51.05%

Belmont County, Ohio Households and Families

Belmont County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Belmont County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All75.9%24.1%
Male72.3%27.7%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female57.3%42.7%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belmont County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,9102.4175.9
Married13,1393.0389.8
Non Family9,3351.1562.7
Female2,9693.2457.3
Male1,4673.1572.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.41

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 Grade1,1682.31%
9th to 12th Grade3,7097.33%
High School Graduate21,31542.15%
Some College10,62021.00%
Associates Degree5,59911.07%
Bachelors Degree5,10410.09%
Graduate Degree3,0516.03%

Belmont County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,32543,0507,689
Black2,1581,690189
Hispanic3602977
Multiple Races34830456
Asian211200158
Other Race19215032
Native American13712524

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.88%.

Belmont County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,931$38,048$25,104
Less Than High School$16,258$16,008$16,948
High School Grad$24,761$32,228$17,928
Some College$29,553$42,432$25,261
Bachelors Degree$44,422$49,021$36,496
Graduate Degree$51,687$56,500$47,228

$29,931

Average Earnings

$38,048

Average Male

$25,104

Average Female

Belmont County, Ohio Language

Belmont County, Ohio Language by Age

Belmont County, Ohio Language

98.16% of Belmont County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, 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
White61,4888,16213.27%
Black1,72755732.25%
Hispanic41420349.03%
Multiple77019425.19%
Native1554830.97%
Other1472718.37%
Asian273186.59%

14.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.86%

Male Poverty Rate

15.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belmont County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belmont County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 49.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belmont County, Ohio is Asian, with 6.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.25%.

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.86%
High School13.37%
Some College9.84%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.66%
Male Unemployed27.76%
Female Employed9.12%
Male Employed4.08%

Belmont County, Ohio Income

Belmont County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,484$61,951
Families$60,963$76,260
Married Families$72,209$85,763
Non Families$23,210$31,857

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by War

5,392

Number of Veterans

5,144

Male Veterans

248

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,082
First Gulf War774
Second Gulf War696
Korea664
World War II316

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,535
75+1,408
35 to 541,208
55 to 64880
18 to 34361

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,1859.95%
Black1235.00%
Hispanic419.88%
Asian2712.05%
Indian2719.57%
2 or More234.99%
Other73.02%

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Education

6.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belmont County, Ohio Employment Status

Belmont County, Ohio Employment by Age

54.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

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