Darke County, Ohio Population 2018

Darke County, Ohio's estimated population is 51,536 with a growth rate of -1.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Darke County, Ohio is the 49th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201751,536-649-1.24%
201652,1855491.06%
201651,636-320-0.62%
201551,956-217-0.42%
201452,173-121-0.23%
201352,294-214-0.41%
201252,508-138-0.26%
201152,646-318-0.60%
201052,964-655-1.22%
199053,619-1,477-2.68%
198055,0965,95512.12%
197049,1413,5297.74%
196045,6123,8139.12%
195041,7992,9687.64%
194038,8318222.16%
193038,009-4,902-11.42%
192042,911-22-0.05%
191042,9334010.94%
190042,532-429-1.00%
189042,9612,4656.09%
188040,4968,21825.46%
187032,2786,26924.10%
186026,0095,73328.27%
185020,2766,99452.66%
184013,2827,078114.09%
18306,2042,58271.29%
18203,6220.00%

Darke County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,964
Two or More Races436
Black or African American389
Asian174
American Indian and Alaska Native132
Some Other Race90

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

Darke 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

Darke County, Ohio Median Age

42


Total

40


Male

43.2


Female

Darke County, Ohio Adults

There are 39,452 adults, (9,602 of which are seniors) in Darke County, Ohio.

Darke County, Ohio Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Darke County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

26,553

50.88%

Male

25,632

49.12%

Darke County, Ohio Households and Families

Darke County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Darke County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Male60.2%39.8%
Female32.6%67.4%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Darke County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,8312.4772.2
Married11,4273.0486.1
Non Family6,5661.1761.1
Female1,9353.1632.6
Male9033.2560.2

3

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Darke County, Ohio Households

Darke County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8942.52%
9th to 12th Grade3,0378.56%
High School Graduate17,23248.54%
Some College6,64618.72%
Associates Degree3,0418.57%
Bachelors Degree2,9918.43%
Graduate Degree1,6574.67%

Darke County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,57530,8314,522
Hispanic36221941
Multiple Races19015615
Black1661579
Native American11711619
Asian11111148
Other Race6235

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 43.24%.

Darke County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,675$39,702$24,263
Less Than High School$23,610$29,406$18,636
High School Grad$30,687$37,570$21,704
Some College$30,306$42,310$23,092
Bachelors Degree$41,899$51,250$39,620
Graduate Degree$55,386$57,132$52,188

$31,675

Average Earnings

$39,702

Average Male

$24,263

Average Female

Darke County, Ohio Language

Darke County, Ohio Language by Age

Darke County, Ohio Language

98.07% of Darke County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.98% of the population.

Darke County, Ohio Poverty

Darke County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49,5545,79611.70%
Black36221559.39%
Hispanic74117123.08%
Multiple4369321.33%
Asian1734425.43%
Native1323123.48%
Other903134.44%

12.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.93%

Male Poverty Rate

13.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darke County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darke County, Ohio is Black, with 59.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darke County, Ohio is White, with 11.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.78%.

Darke County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.20%
Some College11.45%
High School8.70%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%

Darke County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.22%
Female Unemployed33.59%
Female Employed7.55%
Male Employed5.26%

Darke County, Ohio Income

Darke County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,043$58,006
Families$56,659$67,219
Married Families$64,259$75,297
Non Families$27,047$36,055

Darke County, Ohio Marital Status

Darke County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Darke County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Darke County, Ohio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Darke County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Darke County, Ohio Veterans

Darke County, Ohio Veterans by War

3,701

Number of Veterans

3,506

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,214
First Gulf War515
Second Gulf War455
Korea426
World War II329

Darke County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,071
65 to 74972
35 to 54821
55 to 64648
18 to 34189

Darke County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,6219.35%
Black5928.64%
Hispanic286.54%
Indian2017.09%
Asian10.89%

Darke County, Ohio Veterans by Education

7.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darke County, Ohio Employment Status

Darke County, Ohio Employment by Age

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Darke County, Ohio Employment by Race

Darke County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Darke County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Greenville1322712836-391-2.96%
Versailles26872608-79-2.94%
Arcanum21222062-60-2.83%
Bradford 18711866-5-0.27%
Union City16661620-46-2.76%
Ansonia11741133-41-3.49%
New Madison892106617419.51%
Wayne Lakes718700-18-2.51%
Gettysburg51364713426.12%
Pitsburg388378-10-2.58%
Osgood302294-8-2.65%
Burkettsville 244259156.15%
North Star236230-6-2.54%
Hollansburg227221-6-2.64%
Gordon212207-5-2.36%
Rossburg201196-5-2.49%
Palestine200195-5-2.50%
Ithaca136133-3-2.21%
New Weston136133-3-2.21%
Castine130127-3-2.31%
Yorkshire961222627.08%
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