Washington County, Ohio Population 2018

Washington County, Ohio's estimated population is 60,418 with a growth rate of -1.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Ohio is the 41st largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201760,418-736-1.20%
201661,1546191.02%
201660,535-417-0.68%
201560,952-166-0.27%
201461,118-216-0.35%
201361,334-90-0.15%
201261,424-164-0.27%
201161,588-117-0.19%
201061,705-549-0.88%
199062,254-2,012-3.13%
198064,2667,10612.43%
197057,1605,47110.58%
196051,6897,28216.40%
195044,4078702.00%
194043,5371,1002.59%
193042,437-612-1.42%
192043,049-2,373-5.22%
191045,422-2,823-5.85%
190048,2455,86513.84%
189042,380-864-2.00%
188043,2442,6356.49%
187040,6094,34111.97%
186036,2686,72822.78%
185029,5408,71741.86%
184020,8239,09277.50%
183011,7311,30612.53%
182010,4254,43474.01%
18105,99156410.39%
18005,4270.00%

Washington County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,825
Two or More Races816
Black or African American682
Asian427
American Indian and Alaska Native240
Some Other Race133
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander31

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

Washington 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

Washington County, Ohio Median Age

43.6


Total

41.9


Male

45.1


Female

Washington County, Ohio Adults

There are 48,984 adults, (11,742 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Ohio.

Washington County, Ohio Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

30,942

50.60%

Male

30,212

49.40%

Washington County, Ohio Households and Families

Washington County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Male57.7%42.3%
Female55.4%44.6%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,3062.3574.6
Married12,9742.9288.6
Non Family8,6601.1861.4
Female2,3872.9955.4
Male1,2853.2457.7

2.87

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Ohio Households

Washington County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9282.14%
9th to 12th Grade3,3177.65%
High School Graduate17,89741.30%
Some College8,48819.59%
Associates Degree4,72910.91%
Bachelors Degree5,36212.37%
Graduate Degree2,6166.04%

Washington County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,73537,7757,694
Black44936057
Multiple Races41235849
Hispanic29817117
Asian232232161
Native American148133
Other Race9740
Islander2424

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.40%.

Washington County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,733$40,458$25,208
Less Than High School$15,236$19,760$11,802
High School Grad$27,126$33,690$20,865
Some College$30,769$40,832$24,186
Bachelors Degree$43,508$53,455$34,631
Graduate Degree$57,670$67,404$52,560

$31,733

Average Earnings

$40,458

Average Male

$25,208

Average Female

Washington County, Ohio Language

Washington County, Ohio Language by Age

Washington County, Ohio Language

97.76% of Washington County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.24% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Washington County, Ohio Poverty

Washington County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,8048,71515.34%
Multiple71819827.58%
Hispanic56415327.13%
Black55213524.46%
Other1337455.64%
Native2403213.33%
Islander312477.42%
Asian28272.48%

15.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.53%

Male Poverty Rate

16.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Ohio is Islander, with 77.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Ohio is Asian, with 2.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.55%.

Washington County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.84%
High School14.55%
Some College10.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%

Washington County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.62%
Male Unemployed29.71%
Female Employed9.17%
Male Employed7.40%

Washington County, Ohio Income

Washington County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,763$59,707
Families$58,160$71,769
Married Families$67,195$81,084
Non Families$24,355$34,361

Washington County, Ohio Marital Status

Washington County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Washington 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.

Washington County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Washington County, Ohio Veterans

Washington County, Ohio Veterans by War

5,168

Number of Veterans

4,886

Male Veterans

282

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,938
First Gulf War757
Second Gulf War665
Korea592
World War II297

Washington County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,352
65 to 741,242
35 to 541,037
55 to 641,031
18 to 34506

Washington County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,09510.82%
Black498.83%
2 or More244.11%
Hispanic174.25%

Washington County, Ohio Veterans by Education

7.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Ohio Employment Status

Washington County, Ohio Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Ohio Employment by Race

Washington County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marietta1408513650-435-3.09%
Belpre64416461200.31%
Beverly1313131630.23%
Matamoras896881-15-1.67%
Lowell549545-4-0.73%
Macksburg18618600.00%
Lower Salem868600.00%
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