Perry County, Ohio Population 2018

Perry County, Ohio's estimated population is 36,024 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perry County, Ohio is the 68th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201736,024770.21%
201635,947-72-0.20%
201636,019610.17%
201535,958410.11%
201435,917-80-0.22%
201335,997150.04%
201235,982-245-0.68%
201136,2271870.52%
201036,0404,48314.21%
199031,5575251.69%
198031,0323,59813.12%
197027,434-430-1.54%
196027,864-1,135-3.91%
195028,999-2,088-6.72%
194031,087-358-1.14%
193031,445-4,653-12.89%
192036,0987021.98%
191035,3963,55511.16%
190031,8416902.22%
189031,1512,93310.39%
188028,2189,76552.92%
187018,453-1,225-6.23%
186019,678-1,097-5.28%
185020,7751,4317.40%
184019,3445,37438.47%
183013,9705,54165.74%
18208,4290.00%

Perry County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,999
Two or More Races630
Black or African American106
Asian100
Some Other Race56
American Indian and Alaska Native56

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

Perry 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

Perry County, Ohio Median Age

39.8


Total

39.3


Male

40.1


Female

Perry County, Ohio Adults

There are 27,212 adults, (5,392 of which are seniors) in Perry County, Ohio.

Perry County, Ohio Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

17,994

50.06%

Male

17,953

49.94%

Perry County, Ohio Households and Families

Perry County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perry County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All73.3%26.7%
Male72.8%27.2%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female53.7%46.3%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perry County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5352.6373.3
Married7,4883.0785.3
Non Family3,4881.2257.4
Female1,7053.2753.7
Male8543.2572.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perry County, Ohio Households

Perry County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7973.30%
9th to 12th Grade3,09212.79%
High School Graduate10,70244.28%
Some College4,28917.74%
Associates Degree2,4009.93%
Bachelors Degree1,9788.18%
Graduate Degree9133.78%

Perry County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,64519,8792,802
Multiple Races25220052
Hispanic12310519
Black10287
Asian561818
Native American4126

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 85.37%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 32.14%.

Perry County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,966$38,793$23,925
Less Than High School$19,129$20,879$11,170
High School Grad$27,143$36,160$20,233
Some College$32,978$45,705$26,021
Bachelors Degree$47,321$49,167$46,917
Graduate Degree$54,057$60,101$51,522

$30,966

Average Earnings

$38,793

Average Male

$23,925

Average Female

Perry County, Ohio Language

Perry County, Ohio Language by Age

Perry County, Ohio Language

97.99% of Perry County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.07% of the population.

Perry County, Ohio Poverty

Perry County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White34,4486,97920.26%
Multiple60623438.61%
Hispanic2626223.66%
Black903741.11%
Other563155.36%
Native562035.71%

20.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.31%

Male Poverty Rate

22.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Ohio is Other, with 55.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Ohio is White, with 20.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.19%.

Perry County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.52%
Some College16.35%
High School14.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.10%

Perry County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.16%
Male Unemployed35.66%
Female Employed10.92%
Male Employed5.95%

Perry County, Ohio Income

Perry County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,674$54,211
Families$51,018$60,421
Married Families$60,212$
Non Families$22,357$32,524

Perry County, Ohio Marital Status

Perry County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Perry 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.

Perry County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Perry County, Ohio Veterans

Perry County, Ohio Veterans by War

2,634

Number of Veterans

2,528

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,224
First Gulf War346
Second Gulf War320
Korea224
World War II41

Perry County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74789
55 to 64699
35 to 54562
75+376
18 to 34208

Perry County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5249.51%
2 or More8020.46%
Indian1730.36%
Black1312.62%
Hispanic63.43%

Perry County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry County, Ohio Employment Status

Perry County, Ohio Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Perry County, Ohio Employment by Race

Perry County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Perry County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Lexington47584722-36-0.76%
Crooksville25342497-37-1.46%
Roseville 18601848-12-0.65%
Somerset14811463-18-1.22%
Thornville99599720.20%
Junction City819805-14-1.71%
New Straitsville722711-11-1.52%
Shawnee655643-12-1.83%
Corning582571-11-1.89%
Glenford17317631.73%
Hemlock15515610.65%
Rendville363600.00%
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