Champion, Ohio Population 2024

9,242

Champion is a city located in Geauga County, Mahoning County, Portage County, and Trumbull County Ohio. Champion has a 2024 population of 9,242. Champion is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -1.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,378 in 2020.

The average household income in Champion is $83,910 with a poverty rate of 7.1%. The median age in Champion is 44.8 years: 43.5 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Champion Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Champion was:

  • White: 95.26%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Asian: 0.69%
  • Black or African American: 0.61%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.1%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
State
Ohio
Land Area (mi²)
26.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
356.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.45% (-136)
The current population of Champion, Ohio is 9,242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,378.

Population by Race

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White8,92595.26%
Two or more races2973.17%
Asian650.69%
Black or African American570.61%
Other race160.17%
Native American90.1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Champion Population by Race

Champion Population Pyramid 2024

Champion Median Age

44.8

Total

43.5

Male

45.6

Female

Champion Adults

There are 7,321 adults, (2,047 of whom are seniors) in Champion.

Champion Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Champion Sex Ratio

Female4,45747.57%
Male4,91252.43%

Champion Population by Age

Champion Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3,7302.488218
Married1,7933.0184.515.5
Non Family1,2461.1382.317.7
Female3903.7265.134.9
Male3013.3488.411.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Champion Households and Families

Male

Female

Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade2063.08%
Associates Degree3985.94%
Bachelors Degree77611.59%
Graduate Degree3895.81%
High School Graduate3,14947.04%
Less Than 9th Grade2633.93%
Some College1,51422.61%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Champion Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Champion Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White6,4646,0601,104
2+ Races826329
Hispanic69455
Black46310
Asian422727
Other Race1600

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.29%.

Champion Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$48,333$39,821$56,125
Graduate Degree$54,643$52,298$64,375
High School Graduate$38,387$53,843$20,987
Less Than 9th Grade$40,441$51,375$16,058
Overall$43,651$53,059$34,350
Some College$43,604$51,838$38,835

$43,651

Average Earnings

$53,059

Average Male

$34,350

Average Female

Champion Earnings by Educational Attainment

Champion Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Champion Language

96.13% of Champion residents speak only English, while 3.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.68% of the population.

Champion Language

Champion Poverty by Race

rate

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White8,7386447.37%
Black50816%
Hispanic11287.14%
Multiple29741.35%

7.1%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.58%

Male Poverty Rate

9.9%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Champion

The race most likely to be in poverty in Champion is Black, with 16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Champion is Multiple, with 1.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 7%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.94%.

Champion Poverty

rate

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.42%
Bachelors or Greater5.53%
High School5.39%
Some College2.51%

Champion Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Rate
Poverty
Female Employed5.03%
Female Unemployed3.55%
Male Employed1.26%
Male Unemployed0%

Champion Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Champion Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Name
Median
Mean
Families$79,635$92,585
Households$70,660$83,910
Married Families$93,323$-999,999,999
Non Families$43,542$58,272

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Champion Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Champion Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Champion Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Champion Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Champion Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

920

Number of Veterans

888

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War
Veterans
Vietnam296
First Gulf War174
Second Gulf War159
Korea96
World War II11

Champion Veterans by War

count

Age Group
Veterans
75+359
65 to 74206
35 to 54153
18 to 34110
55 to 6492

Champion Veterans by Age

count

Name
Veterans
% of Total
White90012.78%
Black1226.09%
2+ Races86.11%

Champion Veterans by Race

Champion Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Champion Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Champion Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Champion Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Champion Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

81.78%

Born in Champion

99.22%

Native Born

0.78%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.22% of Champion residents were born in the United States, with 81.78% having been born in Ohio. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Champion Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change
Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20299,027-43-0.47%
20289,070-43-0.47%
20279,113-43-0.47%
20269,156-43-0.47%
20259,199-43-0.47%
20249,242-43-0.46%
20239,285-43-0.46%
20229,328-43-0.46%
20219,371-7-0.07%
20209,3783143.46%
20199,064-50-0.55%
20189,114-46-0.5%
20179,160-72-0.78%
20169,232-75-0.81%
20159,307-67-0.71%
20149,374-67-0.71%
20139,441-48-0.51%
20129,489-70-0.73%
20119,559-28-0.29%
20109,58700%

Champion Population by Year