Licking County, Ohio Population 2018

Licking County, Ohio's estimated population is 173,448 with a growth rate of 2.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Licking County, Ohio is the 17th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017173,4483,6862.17%
2016169,762-2,060-1.20%
2016171,8221,3970.82%
2015170,4251,1300.67%
2014169,2958940.53%
2013168,4018330.50%
2012167,5684190.25%
2011167,1494360.26%
2010166,71338,41329.94%
1990128,3007,3196.05%
1980120,98113,18212.23%
1970107,79917,55719.46%
196090,24219,59727.74%
195070,6458,36613.43%
194062,2792,3173.86%
193059,9623,5366.27%
192056,4268361.50%
191055,5908,52018.10%
190047,0703,7918.76%
189043,2792,8296.99%
188040,4504,69413.13%
187035,756-1,255-3.39%
186037,011-1,835-4.72%
185038,8463,75010.68%
184035,09614,22768.17%
183020,8699,00875.95%
182011,8618,009207.92%
18103,8520.00%

Licking County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White157,242
Black or African American5,775
Two or More Races4,032
Asian1,878
Some Other Race570
American Indian and Alaska Native233
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander32

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

Licking 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

Licking County, Ohio Median Age

39.8


Total

38.5


Male

40.9


Female

Licking County, Ohio Adults

There are 129,359 adults, (25,634 of which are seniors) in Licking County, Ohio.

Licking County, Ohio Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Licking County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

86,530

50.97%

Male

83,232

49.03%

Licking County, Ohio Households and Families

Licking County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Licking County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All71.6%28.4%
Male61.1%38.9%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Female46.9%53.1%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Licking County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All64,0342.5971.6
Married34,6923.1484.9
Non Family19,2281.2258.9
Female7,7093.3346.9
Male2,4053.3461.1

3.09

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Licking County, Ohio Households

Licking County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,2251.95%
9th to 12th Grade8,7257.66%
High School Graduate41,44836.37%
Some College24,83321.79%
Associates Degree10,1368.90%
Bachelors Degree17,27915.16%
Graduate Degree9,3058.17%

Licking County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White106,63896,43724,449
Black3,6973,3651,098
Hispanic1,2401,095288
Multiple Races1,1521,011252
Asian1,027943452
Other Race281255106
Native American23317117
Islander3232

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 44.01%.

Licking County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,291$42,454$30,272
Less Than High School$20,516$22,451$18,674
High School Grad$29,653$35,699$23,009
Some College$34,844$41,966$27,491
Bachelors Degree$55,590$64,860$45,300
Graduate Degree$61,005$70,058$54,841

$36,291

Average Earnings

$42,454

Average Male

$30,272

Average Female

Licking County, Ohio Language

Licking County, Ohio Language by Age

Licking County, Ohio Language

96.67% of Licking County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Licking County, Ohio Poverty

Licking County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White151,96918,24412.01%
Multiple3,8681,14729.65%
Black5,44481314.93%
Hispanic2,64153720.33%
Other5368816.42%
Asian1,647875.28%
Native2337331.33%
Islander3232100.00%

12.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.94%

Male Poverty Rate

14.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Licking County, Ohio

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Licking County, Ohio is Asian, with 5.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.92%.

Licking County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.41%
High School11.23%
Some College8.88%
Bachelors or Greater1.80%

Licking County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.21%
Male Unemployed30.88%
Female Employed7.73%
Male Employed4.57%

Licking County, Ohio Income

Licking County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,571$72,360
Families$70,108$82,954
Married Families$80,790$94,207
Non Families$29,671$43,197

Licking County, Ohio Marital Status

Licking County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Licking County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Licking 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.

Licking County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Licking County, Ohio Veterans

Licking County, Ohio Veterans by War

13,430

Number of Veterans

12,346

Male Veterans

1,084

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,081
First Gulf War2,225
Second Gulf War1,324
Korea1,000
World War II727

Licking County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,471
55 to 643,455
65 to 743,252
75+2,462
18 to 34790

Licking County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,68010.45%
Black52111.69%
2 or More1619.82%
Hispanic1086.00%
Indian3012.88%
Other268.18%
Asian120.88%

Licking County, Ohio Veterans by Education

5.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Licking County, Ohio Employment Status

Licking County, Ohio Employment by Age

66%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Licking County, Ohio Employment by Race

Licking County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Licking County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newark475614913415733.31%
Reynoldsburg 359113744915384.28%
Pataskala14938154585203.48%
Heath10282106253433.34%
New Albany 785110360250931.96%
Granville566957711021.80%
Johnstown464449703267.02%
Buckeye Lake 27442766220.80%
Hebron23362402662.83%
Utica 21452191462.14%
Hanover913116224927.27%
Kirkersville525535101.90%
Alexandria514530163.11%
Hartford39740582.02%
St. Louisville37137982.16%
Gratiot 21922341.83%
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