Hocking County, Ohio Population 2018

Hocking County, Ohio's estimated population is 28,474 with a growth rate of -0.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hocking County, Ohio is the 75th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,474-216-0.75%
201628,6903041.07%
201628,386-105-0.37%
201528,491-248-0.86%
201428,739920.32%
201328,647-655-2.24%
201229,302-160-0.54%
201129,462-17-0.06%
201029,4793,94615.45%
199025,5331,2295.06%
198024,3043,98219.59%
197020,3221540.76%
196020,1686483.32%
195019,520-1,984-9.23%
194021,5041,0975.38%
193020,407-2,884-12.38%
192023,291-359-1.52%
191023,650-748-3.07%
190024,3981,7407.68%
189022,6581,5327.25%
188021,1263,20117.86%
187017,9258685.09%
186017,0572,93820.81%
185014,1194,37844.94%
18409,7415,733143.04%
18304,0081,87888.17%
18202,1300.00%

Hocking County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,943
Two or More Races378
Black or African American259
Asian74
Some Other Race29
American Indian and Alaska Native7

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

Hocking 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

Hocking County, Ohio Median Age

42.7


Total

42.3


Male

43.1


Female

Hocking County, Ohio Adults

There are 22,063 adults, (4,992 of which are seniors) in Hocking County, Ohio.

Hocking County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hocking County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,444

50.35%

Male

14,246

49.65%

Hocking County, Ohio Households and Families

Hocking County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hocking County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All73.7%26.3%
Male64.2%35.8%
Non Family59%41%
Female55%45%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hocking County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,3262.4773.7
Married6,1432.9686.5
Non Family3,3561.1759
Female1,2903.1555
Male5373.4764.2

2.92

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hocking County, Ohio Households

Hocking County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5072.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,8039.05%
High School Graduate9,02245.30%
Some College3,84119.29%
Associates Degree1,9269.67%
Bachelors Degree1,9089.58%
Graduate Degree9074.55%

Hocking County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,35017,1352,759
Multiple Races23221429
Black184151
Hispanic9154
Asian505027
Other Race1616
Native American7

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.00%.

Hocking County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,757$39,356$24,711
Less Than High School$19,476$21,403$16,009
High School Grad$30,200$38,220$21,479
Some College$30,812$40,744$23,514
Bachelors Degree$42,917$49,211$32,857
Graduate Degree$57,073$58,068$55,875

$31,757

Average Earnings

$39,356

Average Male

$24,711

Average Female

Hocking County, Ohio Language

Hocking County, Ohio Language by Age

Hocking County, Ohio Language

98.81% of Hocking County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.45% of the population.

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,1244,48716.54%
Black20510852.68%
Multiple368308.15%
Hispanic235177.23%
Other291344.83%

16.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.27%

Male Poverty Rate

18.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hocking County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hocking County, Ohio is Black, with 52.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hocking County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 7.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.25%.

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.70%
High School15.55%
Some College10.77%
Bachelors or Greater3.42%

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.61%
Male Unemployed40.87%
Female Employed7.88%
Male Employed4.35%

Hocking County, Ohio Income

Hocking County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,382$55,110
Families$54,122$64,306
Married Families$62,116$
Non Families$22,676$29,595

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Hocking 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 55To64.

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by War

2,544

Number of Veterans

2,367

Male Veterans

177

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam955
First Gulf War408
Korea226
Second Gulf War195
World War II103

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74645
35 to 54632
55 to 64592
75+520
18 to 34155

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,48011.50%
Black3517.86%
2 or More2510.42%
Hispanic2216.42%
Asian48.00%

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Education

7.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Employment Status

Hocking County, Ohio Employment by Age

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Employment by Race

Hocking County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hocking County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Logan71117085-26-0.37%
Buchtel 557553-4-0.72%
Laurelville525510-15-2.86%
Murray City453438-15-3.31%
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