Highland County, Ohio Population 2018

Highland County, Ohio's estimated population is 42,971 with a growth rate of -0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Highland County, Ohio is the 56th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201743,031600.14%
201742,971-22-0.05%
201642,993540.13%
201542,939-134-0.31%
201443,073-106-0.25%
201343,1792260.53%
201242,953-411-0.95%
201143,364-250-0.57%
201043,6147,88622.07%
199035,7282,2516.72%
198033,4774,48115.45%
197028,996-720-2.42%
196029,7161,5285.42%
195028,1881,0894.02%
194027,0991,6836.62%
193025,416-2,194-7.95%
192027,610-1,101-3.83%
191028,711-2,271-7.33%
190030,9821,9346.66%
189029,048-1,233-4.07%
188030,2811,1483.94%
187029,1331,3604.90%
186027,7731,9927.73%
185025,7813,51215.77%
184022,2695,92436.24%
183016,3454,03732.80%
182012,3086,542113.46%
18105,7660.00%

Highland County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White41,289
Two or More Races846
Black or African American617
Asian177
American Indian and Alaska Native70
Some Other Race32

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

Highland County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Highland County, Ohio Median Age

40.3


Total

38.6


Male

41.9


Female

Highland County, Ohio Adults

There are 32,656 adults, (7,475 of whom are seniors) in Highland County, Ohio.

Highland County, Ohio Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Highland County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

21,769

50.59%

Male

21,262

49.41%

Highland County, Ohio Households and Families

Highland County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Highland County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All70.2%29.8%
Male61%39%
Non Family60.1%39.9%
Female43.3%56.7%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Highland County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,7312.5470.2
Married8,2493.1284.6
Non Family5,6141.260.1
Female2,0483.5843.3
Male8203.2661

3.1

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Highland County, Ohio Households

Highland County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3914.76%
9th to 12th Grade3,32011.36%
High School Graduate13,08044.74%
Some College5,43518.59%
Associates Degree2,3988.20%
Bachelors Degree1,9376.63%
Graduate Degree1,6725.72%

Highland County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,19423,7203,444
Black41333588
Multiple Races29624433
Hispanic25619841
Asian988944
Native American5313
Other Race3232

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 44.90%.

Highland County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,923$37,272$25,740
Less Than High School$16,147$22,969$11,152
High School Grad$28,975$36,178$17,288
Some College$30,250$40,192$26,491
Bachelors Degree$42,465$42,170$43,370
Graduate Degree$59,729$74,750$57,444

$30,923

Average Earnings

$37,272

Average Male

$25,740

Average Female

Highland County, Ohio Language

Highland County, Ohio Language by Age

Highland County, Ohio Language

97.58% of Highland County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.56% of the population.

Highland County, Ohio Poverty

Highland County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,4848,58921.22%
Multiple81827833.99%
Black58012721.90%
Hispanic3988120.35%
Asian1776134.46%
Native701420.00%

21.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.03%

Male Poverty Rate

23.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highland County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Highland County, Ohio is Asian, with 34.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Highland County, Ohio is Native, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.15%.

Highland County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.88%
High School16.81%
Some College13.39%
Bachelors or Greater3.82%

Highland County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.67%
Female Unemployed45.81%
Female Employed11.05%
Male Employed7.80%

Highland County, Ohio Income

Highland County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,333$55,305
Families$52,559$65,791
Married Families$62,436$75,496
Non Families$24,628$31,929

Highland County, Ohio Marital Status

Highland County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Highland County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Highland 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 35To44.

Highland County, Ohio Marital Status by Race


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

Highland County, Ohio Veterans

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by War

3,539

Number of Veterans

3,396

Male Veterans

143

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,363
First Gulf War581
Korea297
World War II208
Second Gulf War134

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74985
75+899
35 to 54893
55 to 64665
18 to 3497

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,45010.95%
Black7616.93%
Hispanic226.77%
2 or More132.60%

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Highland County, Ohio Employment Status

Highland County, Ohio Employment by Age

55.6%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Highland County, Ohio Employment by Race

Highland County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Highland County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hillsboro66046580-24-0.36%
Greenfield 46324589-43-0.93%
Lynchburg 14931484-9-0.60%
Leesburg13161298-18-1.37%
Sardinia 982952-30-3.05%
Mowrystown362353-9-2.49%
Highland25425400.00%
Sinking Spring13113100.00%
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