Jackson County, Ohio Population 2018

Jackson County, Ohio's estimated population is 32,449 with a growth rate of -0.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Ohio is the 71st largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201732,449-268-0.82%
201632,7171830.56%
201632,534-30-0.09%
201532,564-207-0.63%
201432,771-31-0.09%
201332,802-74-0.23%
201232,876-252-0.76%
201133,128-127-0.38%
201033,2553,02510.01%
199030,230-362-1.18%
198030,5923,41812.58%
197027,174-2,198-7.48%
196029,3721,6055.78%
195027,7677632.83%
194027,0041,9647.84%
193025,040-2,302-8.42%
192027,342-3,449-11.20%
191030,791-3,457-10.09%
190034,2485,84020.56%
189028,4084,72219.94%
188023,6861,9278.86%
187021,7593,81821.28%
186017,9415,22241.06%
185012,7192,97530.53%
18409,7443,80364.01%
18305,9412,19558.60%
18203,7460.00%

Jackson County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,754
Two or More Races582
Black or African American244
Asian50
Some Other Race49
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24
American Indian and Alaska Native14

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

Jackson 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

Jackson County, Ohio Median Age

40.3


Total

39.2


Male

41.5


Female

Jackson County, Ohio Adults

There are 24,799 adults, (5,137 of which are seniors) in Jackson County, Ohio.

Jackson County, Ohio Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

16,738

51.16%

Male

15,979

48.84%

Jackson County, Ohio Households and Families

Jackson County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All66.5%33.5%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Male58.2%41.8%
Female47.1%52.9%

66.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8142.5366.5
Married6,0773.1278.5
Non Family4,2561.1658.5
Female1,6383.4147.1
Male8433.4458.2

3.06

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Ohio Households

Jackson County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0184.58%
9th to 12th Grade2,48411.17%
High School Graduate9,50042.73%
Some College3,58016.10%
Associates Degree1,8988.54%
Bachelors Degree2,55011.47%
Graduate Degree1,2035.41%

Jackson County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,53918,2403,647
Multiple Races21016217
Black19961
Hispanic16715919
Asian504316
Other Race494949
Islander242424
Native American1412

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Jackson County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,080$36,615$25,652
Less Than High School$12,320$$11,823
High School Grad$28,322$34,621$19,112
Some College$34,515$40,944$25,976
Bachelors Degree$39,107$37,168$40,033
Graduate Degree$51,118$47,679$55,911

$32,080

Average Earnings

$36,615

Average Male

$25,652

Average Female

Jackson County, Ohio Language

Jackson County, Ohio Language by Age

Jackson County, Ohio Language

97.46% of Jackson County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.54% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Jackson County, Ohio Poverty

Jackson County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,9736,81922.02%
Multiple58238165.46%
Black23010646.09%
Hispanic3167925.00%
Islander2424100.00%

23.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.55%

Male Poverty Rate

25.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Ohio is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Ohio is White, with 22.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.93%.

Jackson County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.38%
Some College18.61%
High School15.42%
Bachelors or Greater7.02%

Jackson County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.45%
Male Unemployed38.90%
Female Employed8.74%
Male Employed8.47%

Jackson County, Ohio Income

Jackson County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,330$50,421
Families$48,495$57,022
Married Families$59,045$
Non Families$21,673$34,970

Jackson County, Ohio Marital Status

Jackson County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Jackson 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 45To54.

Jackson County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Ohio Veterans

Jackson County, Ohio Veterans by War

2,342

Number of Veterans

2,293

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,016
First Gulf War305
Korea225
Second Gulf War189
World War II86

Jackson County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64688
65 to 74599
35 to 54501
75+439
18 to 34115

Jackson County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2959.49%
Other3061.22%
Indian1178.57%
2 or More62.05%

Jackson County, Ohio Veterans by Education

10.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Ohio Employment Status

Jackson County, Ohio Employment by Age

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Ohio Employment by Race

Jackson County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jackson63976320-77-1.20%
Wellston56635554-109-1.92%
Oak Hill15511511-40-2.58%
Coalton479472-7-1.46%
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