Meigs County, Ohio Population 2018

Meigs County, Ohio's estimated population is 23,080 with a growth rate of -1.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Meigs County, Ohio is the 81st largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,080-265-1.14%
201623,3451680.72%
201623,177-10-0.04%
201523,187-95-0.41%
201423,282-160-0.68%
201323,442-129-0.55%
201223,571-75-0.32%
201123,646-86-0.36%
201023,7327453.24%
199022,987-654-2.77%
198023,6413,84219.41%
197019,799-2,360-10.65%
196022,159-1,068-4.60%
195023,227-877-3.64%
194024,1041430.60%
193023,961-2,228-8.51%
192026,1895952.32%
191025,594-3,026-10.57%
190028,620-1,193-4.00%
189029,813-2,512-7.77%
188032,3258602.73%
187031,4654,93118.58%
186026,5348,56347.65%
185017,9716,51956.92%
184011,4525,29485.97%
18306,1581,67837.46%
18204,4800.00%

Meigs County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,751
Black or African American288
Two or More Races225
Asian51
American Indian and Alaska Native18
Some Other Race12

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

Meigs 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

Meigs County, Ohio Median Age

42.8


Total

42


Male

43.5


Female

Meigs County, Ohio Adults

There are 18,232 adults, (4,132 of which are seniors) in Meigs County, Ohio.

Meigs County, Ohio Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Meigs County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

11,880

50.89%

Male

11,465

49.11%

Meigs County, Ohio Households and Families

Meigs County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Meigs County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All77.6%22.4%
Male70.3%29.7%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female55.1%44.9%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meigs County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2042.5177.6
Married4,6452.9990
Non Family2,8821.2167.3
Female1,0603.4855.1
Male6173.3670.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Meigs County, Ohio Households

Meigs County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6233.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,02512.26%
High School Graduate7,13543.20%
Some College2,81217.03%
Associates Degree1,70110.30%
Bachelors Degree1,3678.28%
Graduate Degree8525.16%

Meigs County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,13313,5592,178
Black2392033
Multiple Races836930
Hispanic3219
Asian22108
Native American77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 36.36%.

Meigs County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,715$36,838$24,432
Less Than High School$19,085$21,356$13,517
High School Grad$26,425$32,127$18,056
Some College$31,238$43,152$23,542
Bachelors Degree$38,796$47,768$36,679
Graduate Degree$50,000$61,938$45,750

$30,715

Average Earnings

$36,838

Average Male

$24,432

Average Female

Meigs County, Ohio Language

Meigs County, Ohio Language by Age

Meigs County, Ohio Language

99.37% of Meigs County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 0.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.27% of the population.

Meigs County, Ohio Poverty

Meigs County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,3385,00322.40%
Hispanic13011185.38%
Multiple2259441.78%
Black2823913.83%
Other12325.00%

22.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.25%

Male Poverty Rate

24.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meigs County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meigs County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 85.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meigs County, Ohio is Black, with 13.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.65%.

Meigs County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.99%
High School20.39%
Some College14.86%
Bachelors or Greater3.91%

Meigs County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.10%
Male Unemployed46.69%
Female Employed10.38%
Male Employed9.09%

Meigs County, Ohio Income

Meigs County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,640$52,529
Families$50,240$58,386
Married Families$58,600$
Non Families$22,632$36,642

Meigs County, Ohio Marital Status

Meigs County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Meigs County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Meigs 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.

Meigs County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Meigs County, Ohio Veterans

Meigs County, Ohio Veterans by War

1,833

Number of Veterans

1,768

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam832
First Gulf War311
Korea198
Second Gulf War195
World War II74

Meigs County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74604
75+404
35 to 54394
55 to 64367
18 to 3464

Meigs County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,79710.09%
Black2911.74%
Indian7100.00%
Hispanic57.14%

Meigs County, Ohio Veterans by Education

11.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meigs County, Ohio Employment Status

Meigs County, Ohio Employment by Age

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Meigs County, Ohio Employment by Race

Meigs County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Meigs County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Middleport25292465-64-2.53%
Pomeroy18521814-38-2.05%
Syracuse826817-9-1.09%
Racine675658-17-2.52%
Rutland393378-15-3.82%
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