Highland County, Ohio Population 2018

Highland County, Ohio's estimated population is 42,971 with a growth rate of -0.32% 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
201742,971-138-0.32%
201643,1091160.27%
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
White41,440
Two or More Races897
Black or African American513
Asian190
American Indian and Alaska Native39
Some Other Race30

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

Highland 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

Highland County, Ohio Median Age

40.2


Total

38.6


Male

41.6


Female

Highland County, Ohio Adults

There are 32,677 adults, (7,372 of which are seniors) in Highland County, Ohio.

Highland County, Ohio Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Highland County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

21,864

50.72%

Male

21,245

49.28%

Highland County, Ohio Households and Families

Highland County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Highland County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Male50.2%49.8%
Female43.3%56.7%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Highland County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,6352.5670.3
Married8,1533.1386
Non Family5,5041.2360.6
Female2,0033.4643.3
Male9753.4350.2

3.12

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,4314.89%
9th to 12th Grade3,28311.22%
High School Graduate12,62243.15%
Some College5,82419.91%
Associates Degree2,5798.82%
Bachelors Degree2,0436.98%
Graduate Degree1,4685.02%

Highland County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,26223,7553,348
Multiple Races34127228
Black34128181
Hispanic22417838
Asian10410151
Native American3910
Other Race3030

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 49.04%.

Highland County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,554$35,864$25,180
Less Than High School$16,936$26,813$11,262
High School Grad$28,713$35,238$19,980
Some College$29,509$38,008$25,076
Bachelors Degree$42,197$42,288$42,108
Graduate Degree$57,500$63,214$56,936

$30,554

Average Earnings

$35,864

Average Male

$25,180

Average Female

Highland County, Ohio Language

Highland County, Ohio Language by Age

Highland County, Ohio Language

98.20% of Highland County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Highland County, Ohio Poverty

Highland County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,7228,31820.43%
Multiple87821824.83%
Black47310522.20%
Hispanic37710026.53%
Asian1906634.74%
Native391538.46%

20.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.73%

Male Poverty Rate

22.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highland County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Highland County, Ohio is Native, with 38.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Highland County, Ohio is White, with 20.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.96%.

Highland County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.05%
High School17.14%
Some College13.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.04%

Highland County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.28%
Male Unemployed39.26%
Female Employed11.34%
Male Employed8.02%

Highland County, Ohio Income

Highland County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,593$53,290
Families$50,701$62,813
Married Families$60,648$73,060
Non Families$24,245$31,799

Highland County, Ohio Marital Status

Highland County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Highland County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Highland County, Ohio Veterans

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by War

3,467

Number of Veterans

3,291

Male Veterans

176

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,342
First Gulf War578
Korea321
World War II193
Second Gulf War185

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54975
65 to 74913
75+781
55 to 64690
18 to 34108

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,36010.64%
Black7921.53%
2 or More285.05%
Hispanic176.07%

Highland County, Ohio Veterans by Education

8.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Highland County, Ohio Employment Status

Highland County, Ohio Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

9.6%

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