Ross County, Ohio Population 2018

Ross County, Ohio's estimated population is 77,313 with a growth rate of 0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ross County, Ohio is the 32nd largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201777,3131200.16%
201677,1932830.37%
201676,910-158-0.21%
201577,068-10-0.01%
201477,078-176-0.23%
201377,254-101-0.13%
201277,355-204-0.26%
201177,559-529-0.68%
201078,0888,75812.63%
199069,3304,3266.65%
198065,0043,7936.20%
197061,211-4-0.01%
196061,2156,79112.48%
195054,4242,2774.37%
194052,1476,96615.42%
193045,1813,6258.72%
192041,5561,4873.71%
191040,069-871-2.13%
190040,9401,4863.77%
189039,454-853-2.12%
188040,3073,2108.65%
187037,0972,0265.78%
186035,0712,9979.34%
185032,0744,61416.80%
184027,4603,39214.09%
183024,0683,44916.73%
182020,6195,10532.91%
181015,5146,97481.66%
18008,5400.00%

Ross County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White69,703
Black or African American3,388
Two or More Races3,265
Asian422
Some Other Race322
American Indian and Alaska Native66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27

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

Ross 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

Ross County, Ohio Median Age

40.4


Total

39.6


Male

41.8


Female

Ross County, Ohio Adults

There are 60,365 adults, (11,733 of which are seniors) in Ross County, Ohio.

Ross County, Ohio Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ross County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

36,692

47.53%

Male

40,501

52.47%

Ross County, Ohio Households and Families

Ross County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ross County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All70.9%29.1%
Male66.1%33.9%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female53.3%46.7%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ross County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,3082.5270.9
Married14,3643.0282.6
Non Family8,6361.2260.5
Female4,1353.2753.3
Male1,1733.2266.1

2.98

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ross County, Ohio Households

Ross County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0963.86%
9th to 12th Grade5,63510.39%
High School Graduate23,65243.61%
Some College9,87718.21%
Associates Degree4,6808.63%
Bachelors Degree5,3029.77%
Graduate Degree2,9995.53%

Ross County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,06542,4237,700
Black2,7232,058225
Multiple Races1,5861,309187
Hispanic43033782
Asian347286102
Other Race2311917
Native American666112
Islander2711

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 29.39%.

Ross County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,613$39,433$27,373
Less Than High School$19,115$21,896$12,188
High School Grad$30,392$35,559$23,604
Some College$35,591$44,041$27,415
Bachelors Degree$45,385$55,811$38,772
Graduate Degree$63,430$68,500$60,721

$33,613

Average Earnings

$39,433

Average Male

$27,373

Average Female

Ross County, Ohio Language

Ross County, Ohio Language by Age

Ross County, Ohio Language

98.02% of Ross County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Ross County, Ohio Poverty

Ross County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White65,80411,65017.70%
Multiple2,9861,01133.86%
Black1,41148434.30%
Hispanic67812318.14%
Other25611143.36%
Asian4225813.74%
Native473982.98%
Islander271659.26%

18.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.44%

Male Poverty Rate

21.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ross County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ross County, Ohio is Native, with 82.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ross County, Ohio is Asian, with 13.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.40%.

Ross County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.99%
High School15.41%
Some College12.81%
Bachelors or Greater3.81%

Ross County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.07%
Male Unemployed38.62%
Female Employed11.35%
Male Employed6.47%

Ross County, Ohio Income

Ross County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,587$58,839
Families$56,154$68,153
Married Families$66,781$79,913
Non Families$24,940$34,166

Ross County, Ohio Marital Status

Ross County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ross County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Ross 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.

Ross County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Ross County, Ohio Veterans

Ross County, Ohio Veterans by War

5,924

Number of Veterans

5,521

Male Veterans

403

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,229
First Gulf War966
Second Gulf War497
Korea360
World War II305

Ross County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,718
65 to 741,497
55 to 641,290
75+1,080
18 to 34339

Ross County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,2989.70%
Black34210.99%
2 or More19010.15%
Hispanic10920.26%
Other8431.34%
Hawaiian725.93%
Indian34.55%

Ross County, Ohio Veterans by Education

10.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ross County, Ohio Employment Status

Ross County, Ohio Employment by Age

53.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.3%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Ross County, Ohio Employment by Race

Ross County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ross County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Chillicothe2190321725-178-0.81%
Greenfield 46324589-43-0.93%
Frankfort10641061-3-0.28%
Kingston10321023-9-0.87%
Bainbridge860851-9-1.05%
Clarksburg45245640.88%
Adelphi380373-7-1.84%
South Salem20420620.98%
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