Franklin County, Ohio Population 2019

Franklin County, Ohio's estimated population is 1,295,706 with a growth rate of 1.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Franklin County, Ohio is the largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20181,310,30014,5941.13%
20171,295,70621,1261.66%
20161,274,58017,0281.35%
20151,257,55219,0251.54%
20141,238,52719,5421.60%
20131,218,98519,9141.66%
20121,199,07118,3301.55%
20111,180,74114,4801.24%
20101,166,261204,82421.30%
1990961,43792,30510.62%
1980869,13235,8834.31%
1970833,249150,28722.01%
1960682,962179,55235.67%
1950503,410114,69829.51%
1940388,71227,6577.66%
1930361,05577,10427.15%
1920283,95162,38428.16%
1910221,56757,10734.72%
1900164,46040,37332.54%
1890124,08737,29042.96%
188086,79723,77837.73%
187063,01912,65825.13%
186050,3617,45217.37%
185042,90917,86071.30%
184025,04910,30869.93%
183014,7414,44943.23%
182010,2926,806195.24%
18103,4860.00%

Franklin County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White848,761
Black or African American275,387
Asian60,153
Two or More Races47,799
Some Other Race18,763
American Indian and Alaska Native2,158
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander486

Franklin County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2019

Franklin County, Ohio Median Age

34


Total

33


Male

34.9


Female

Franklin County, Ohio Adults

There are 958,413 adults, (140,469 of whom are seniors) in Franklin County, Ohio.

Franklin County, Ohio Age Dependency

53.3

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Franklin County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

642,421

51.25%

Male

611,086

48.75%

Franklin County, Ohio Households and Families

Franklin County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Franklin County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.6%24.4%
All53.6%46.4%
Male44.5%55.5%
Non Family39.7%60.3%
Female35.1%64.9%

53.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All496,3372.4753.6
Non Family204,7981.3539.7
Married197,6183.1975.6
Female70,1283.3835.1
Male23,7933.4144.5

3.15

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Franklin County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade24,8262.99%
9th to 12th Grade52,9386.37%
High School Graduate208,10725.05%
Some College167,21420.13%
Associates Degree56,4486.79%
Bachelors Degree203,29224.47%
Graduate Degree117,99914.20%

Franklin County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White576,750537,328251,444
Black163,741141,82033,019
Asian40,27734,84524,473
Hispanic32,51423,0976,973
Multiple Races18,13316,5525,598
Other Race9,7486,2741,476
Native American1,5111,369476
Islander31722877

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,008$43,201$34,608
Less Than High School$20,120$22,300$16,455
High School Grad$28,812$32,426$23,878
Some College$33,929$37,706$30,966
Bachelors Degree$51,111$57,484$44,894
Graduate Degree$66,294$79,195$57,752

$39,008

Average Earnings

$43,201

Average Male

$34,608

Average Female

Franklin County, Ohio Language

Franklin County, Ohio Language by Age

Franklin County, Ohio Language

87.25% of Franklin County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 12.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.73% of the population.

Franklin County, Ohio Poverty

Franklin County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White787,23483,91010.66%
Black270,63280,88729.89%
Hispanic64,68218,76229.01%
Multiple46,47611,57924.91%
Asian58,54510,01717.11%
Other18,6555,83431.27%
Native2,01143421.58%
Islander4744810.13%

16.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.60%

Male Poverty Rate

17.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Franklin County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Ohio is Other, with 31.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Franklin County, Ohio is Islander, with 10.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.66%
High School16.40%
Some College11.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.91%
Male Unemployed35.63%
Female Employed9.19%
Male Employed6.94%

Franklin County, Ohio Income

Franklin County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,319$76,492
Families$70,317$92,309
Married Families$90,817$113,695
Non Families$39,690$51,180

Franklin County, Ohio Marital Status

Franklin County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Franklin County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Franklin County, Ohio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Franklin County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Franklin County, Ohio Veterans

65,345

Number of Veterans

59,300

Male Veterans

6,045

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21,776
First Gulf War12,897
Second Gulf War11,175
Korea5,158
World War II2,739
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5417,798
65 to 7415,318
55 to 6412,858
75+12,775
18 to 346,596

Franklin County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White50,1317.38%
Black12,6106.55%
2 or More1,4865.86%
Hispanic1,3313.35%
Asian7341.56%
Other2301.95%
Indian1548.85%

Franklin County, Ohio Veterans by Education

6.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Franklin County, Ohio Employment Status

69.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Franklin County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Columbus 788866860090712249.03%
Dublin 4135245568421610.20%
Grove City3561539721410611.53%
Westerville 362673898527187.49%
Reynoldsburg 359113744915384.28%
Upper Arlington336843499713133.90%
Gahanna332333495617235.18%
Hilliard2822534905668023.67%
Pickerington 182782006917919.80%
Whitehall18134187366023.32%
Worthington13570145289587.06%
Bexley13054136696154.71%
New Albany 785110360250931.96%
Canal Winchester 7117790578811.07%
Grandview Heights65187628111017.03%
Groveport536255521903.54%
Obetz454248112695.92%
Lithopolis 1101142932829.79%
Minerva Park12721312403.14%
Urbancrest960984242.50%
Marble Cliff56967110217.93%
Valleyview616628121.95%
Riverlea547565183.29%
Harrisburg 321335144.36%
Lockbourne 238248104.20%
Brice11612154.31%
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