Guernsey County, Ohio Population 2018

Guernsey County, Ohio's estimated population is 39,093 with a growth rate of -0.98% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Guernsey County, Ohio is the 63rd largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,093-385-0.98%
201639,4782780.71%
201639,200-185-0.47%
201539,385-304-0.77%
201439,689-16-0.04%
201339,705-166-0.42%
201239,871-31-0.08%
201139,902-225-0.56%
201040,1271,1032.83%
199039,024-3,000-7.14%
198042,0244,35911.57%
197037,665-914-2.37%
196038,5791270.33%
195038,452-370-0.95%
194038,822-2,664-6.42%
193041,486-3,866-8.52%
192045,3522,6366.17%
191042,7168,29124.08%
190034,4255,78020.18%
189028,6451,4485.32%
188027,1973,35914.09%
187023,838-636-2.60%
186024,474-5,964-19.59%
185030,4382,6909.69%
184027,7489,71253.85%
183018,0368,74494.10%
18209,2926,241204.56%
18103,0510.00%

Guernsey County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,839
Two or More Races842
Black or African American506
Asian123
Some Other Race85
American Indian and Alaska Native83

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

Guernsey 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

Guernsey County, Ohio Median Age

42.3


Total

40.5


Male

43.9


Female

Guernsey County, Ohio Adults

There are 30,398 adults, (6,909 of which are seniors) in Guernsey County, Ohio.

Guernsey County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Guernsey County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

19,981

50.61%

Male

19,497

49.39%

Guernsey County, Ohio Households and Families

Guernsey County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Guernsey County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Male62.9%37.1%
Female46.3%53.7%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Guernsey County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,8632.4572.5
Married7,6963.1186.5
Non Family5,5001.2363.2
Female1,8833.0746.3
Male7843.1562.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Guernsey County, Ohio Households

Guernsey County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9533.49%
9th to 12th Grade3,28212.03%
High School Graduate11,55542.34%
Some College5,32719.52%
Associates Degree2,4488.97%
Bachelors Degree2,3738.70%
Graduate Degree1,3524.95%

Guernsey County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,29222,2233,611
Black3512831
Multiple Races28524219
Hispanic22519617
Asian757249
Native American744828
Other Race3633

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.33%.

Guernsey County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,170$37,196$23,571
Less Than High School$21,144$24,664$9,986
High School Grad$27,739$34,013$19,154
Some College$30,579$39,580$23,067
Bachelors Degree$43,402$55,019$38,835
Graduate Degree$55,068$59,405$51,085

$31,170

Average Earnings

$37,196

Average Male

$23,571

Average Female

Guernsey County, Ohio Language

Guernsey County, Ohio Language by Age

Guernsey County, Ohio Language

97.03% of Guernsey County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.11% of the population.

Guernsey County, Ohio Poverty

Guernsey County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,0576,92218.68%
Multiple82438847.09%
Black44226559.95%
Hispanic3819023.62%
Asian1233931.71%
Native831821.69%

19.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.03%

Male Poverty Rate

21.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Guernsey County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Guernsey County, Ohio is Black, with 59.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Guernsey County, Ohio is White, with 18.68% 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 21.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.19%.

Guernsey County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.20%
High School15.05%
Some College14.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.21%

Guernsey County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.30%
Male Unemployed32.67%
Female Employed9.38%
Male Employed7.21%

Guernsey County, Ohio Income

Guernsey County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,566$53,875
Families$51,309$62,841
Married Families$59,709$71,989
Non Families$24,253$34,382

Guernsey County, Ohio Marital Status

Guernsey County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Guernsey County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Guernsey 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 55To64.

Guernsey County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Guernsey County, Ohio Veterans

Guernsey County, Ohio Veterans by War

3,127

Number of Veterans

2,993

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,356
First Gulf War412
Second Gulf War323
Korea296
World War II185

Guernsey County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74844
75+744
55 to 64735
35 to 54574
18 to 34230

Guernsey County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,08210.48%
Black389.05%
Hispanic3012.40%
2 or More51.44%
Indian22.70%

Guernsey County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Guernsey County, Ohio Employment Status

Guernsey County, Ohio Employment by Age

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Guernsey County, Ohio Employment by Race

Guernsey County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Guernsey County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cambridge1063810433-205-1.93%
Byesville24462382-64-2.62%
Quaker City502491-11-2.19%
Senecaville457449-8-1.75%
Pleasant City447437-10-2.24%
Cumberland364356-8-2.20%
Lore City325318-7-2.15%
Old Washington277271-6-2.17%
Salesville129126-3-2.33%
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