Defiance County, Ohio Population 2018

Defiance County, Ohio's estimated population is 38,156 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Defiance County, Ohio is the 65th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201738,156-332-0.86%
201638,4883670.96%
201638,121-155-0.40%
201538,276-205-0.53%
201438,481-40-0.10%
201338,521-276-0.71%
201238,797-191-0.49%
201138,988-94-0.24%
201039,082-268-0.68%
199039,350-637-1.59%
198039,9873,0388.22%
197036,9495,44117.27%
196031,5085,58321.54%
195025,9251,5586.39%
194024,3671,6537.28%
193022,714-1,835-7.47%
192024,549510.21%
191024,498-1,889-7.16%
190026,3876182.40%
189025,7693,25414.45%
188022,5156,79643.23%
187015,7193,83332.25%
186011,8864,92070.63%
18506,9660.00%

Defiance County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White35,301
Some Other Race1,336
Two or More Races807
Black or African American734
Asian162
American Indian and Alaska Native139
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Defiance 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

Defiance County, Ohio Median Age

39.9


Total

38.4


Male

41


Female

Defiance County, Ohio Adults

There are 29,405 adults, (6,466 of which are seniors) in Defiance County, Ohio.

Defiance County, Ohio Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Defiance County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

19,323

50.21%

Male

19,165

49.79%

Defiance County, Ohio Households and Families

Defiance County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Defiance County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All74.7%25.3%
Male62.9%37.1%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female55.2%44.8%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Defiance County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,3782.4674.7
Married8,075388.6
Non Family4,7031.2560.3
Female1,7912.955.2
Male8093.1562.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Defiance County, Ohio Households

Defiance County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6362.46%
9th to 12th Grade1,9937.70%
High School Graduate11,53844.58%
Some College4,98219.25%
Associates Degree2,65510.26%
Bachelors Degree2,71710.50%
Graduate Degree1,3605.25%

Defiance County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,37521,3283,883
Hispanic1,8561,33491
Other Race81755216
Black45639634
Multiple Races25523829
Asian999935
Native American808012
Islander999

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Defiance County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,071$40,909$25,932
Less Than High School$20,022$29,219$14,625
High School Grad$29,269$34,792$22,147
Some College$34,938$45,183$28,394
Bachelors Degree$39,265$57,049$31,188
Graduate Degree$56,806$72,034$51,658

$32,071

Average Earnings

$40,909

Average Male

$25,932

Average Female

Defiance County, Ohio Language

Defiance County, Ohio Language by Age

Defiance County, Ohio Language

95.43% of Defiance County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 4.57% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.42% of the population.

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,9384,18712.71%
Hispanic3,58564918.10%
Multiple76728537.16%
Other1,29824819.11%
Black61017328.36%
Asian1563623.08%
Native13942.88%

13.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.98%

Male Poverty Rate

15.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Defiance County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Defiance County, Ohio is Multiple, with 37.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Defiance County, Ohio is Native, with 2.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.45%.

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.80%
High School9.77%
Some College8.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.83%

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.86%
Male Unemployed20.18%
Female Employed10.89%
Male Employed6.44%

Defiance County, Ohio Income

Defiance County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,822$61,324
Families$60,196$70,513
Married Families$66,519$77,341
Non Families$28,632$37,696

Defiance County, Ohio Marital Status

Defiance County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Defiance County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Defiance 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 45To54.

Defiance County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by War

2,722

Number of Veterans

2,553

Male Veterans

169

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,008
First Gulf War381
Korea311
Second Gulf War273
World War II164

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74734
35 to 54692
75+602
55 to 64523
18 to 34171

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5679.42%
Hispanic2018.78%
Black8115.58%
Other474.93%
2 or More276.38%

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Education

5.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Defiance County, Ohio Employment Status

Defiance County, Ohio Employment by Age

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Defiance County, Ohio Employment by Race

Defiance County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Defiance County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Defiance1707816676-402-2.35%
Hicksville35543442-112-3.15%
Sherwood830809-21-2.53%
Ney354352-2-0.56%
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