Eaton, Ohio Population 2022

8,073
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Eaton is a city located in Preble County Ohio. Eaton has a 2020 population of 8,073. It is also the county seat of Preble County. Eaton is currently declining at a rate of -0.30% annually and its population has decreased by -3.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,394 in 2010.

The average household income in Eaton is $62,102 with a poverty rate of 15.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $645 per month, and the median house value is $98,200. The median age in Eaton is 41.6 years, 38.4 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Eaton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Eatonwas:

  • White: 94.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.70%
  • Black or African American: 1.31%
  • Asian: 0.88%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Eaton, Ohio is 8,073 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,073.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,394.

Eaton, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,74694.66%
Two or More Races2212.70%
Black or African American1071.31%
Asian720.88%
Some Other Race190.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.22%
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Eaton Population by Race

Eaton Population Pyramid $2022

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Eaton Median Age

41.6


Total

38.4


Male

44.1


Female

Eaton Adults

There are 6,320 adults, (1,733 of whom are seniors) in Eaton.

Eaton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Eaton Sex Ratio

Female

4,339

53.02%

Male

3,844

46.98%

Eaton Population by Age

Eaton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eaton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family48.7%51.3%
Female56.6%43.4%
All63.3%36.7%
Male64.4%35.6%
Married79.7%20.3%

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eaton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3992.3163.3
Non Family1,4921.2248.7
Married1,4513.2779.7
Female3552.7456.6
Male1013.2864.4

3.06

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Eaton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade871.50%
9th to 12th Grade4527.79%
High School Graduate2,50243.12%
Some College1,31622.68%
Associates Degree5419.32%
Bachelors Degree5589.62%
Graduate Degree3465.96%
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Eaton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,4624,963843
2+ Races14212215
Asian725915
Hispanic666631
Black5245
Native American1818
Other Race55

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 hispanic people with a rate of 46.97%.

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,718$45,673$26,784
Less Than 9th Grade$$50,959$
High School Graduate$29,810$42,609$23,024
Some College$29,529$36,190$27,807
Bachelors Degree$54,750$60,682$37,292
Graduate Degree$56,875$65,208$55,694

$34,718

Average Earnings

$45,673

Average Male

$26,784

Average Female

Eaton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eaton Language by Age

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Eaton Language

97.06% of Eaton residents speak only English, while 2.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.

Eaton Language

Eaton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,3121,06814.61%
Multiple2215323.98%
Hispanic953233.68%
Native1818100.00%
Black901617.78%
OtherNaN%

15.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.54%

Male Poverty Rate

18.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eaton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eaton is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eaton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.01%.

Eaton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.78%
High School18.93%
Some College11.55%
Bachelors or Greater9.35%

Eaton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed58.67%
Female Unemployed45.16%
Female Employed7.66%
Male Employed7.41%

Eaton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eaton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,894$62,102
Families$67,839$77,820
Married Families$76,821-
Non Families$24,505$39,853
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Income by Household Type

Eaton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Eaton Married by Age and Sex

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Eaton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Eaton Marital Status by Race

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Eaton Marital Status

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683

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam283
Korea131
First Gulf War106
Second Gulf War56
World War II33

Eaton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74265
75+189
35 to 54124
55 to 6465
18 to 3440

Eaton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White67511.19%
2+ Races85.63%

Eaton Veterans by Race

Eaton Veterans by Education

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13.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eaton Veterans by Education

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57.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Eaton Employment by Age

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Eaton Employment by Race

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Eaton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.15%

Born in Eaton

98.74%

Native Born

1.26%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.74% of Eaton residents were born in the United States, with 74.15% having been born in Ohio. 0.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Eaton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,073-24-0.30%
20218,097-24-0.30%
20208,121-24-0.29%
20198,145-24-0.29%
20188,169-15-0.18%
20178,1840.00%
20168,184-24-0.29%
20158,208-32-0.39%
20148,240-40-0.48%
20138,280-36-0.43%
20128,316-42-0.50%
20118,358-36-0.43%
20108,3942610.32%
20008,1337370.95%
19907,3965570.79%
19806,8398191.28%
19706,0209861.80%
19605,0347921.73%
19504,2426901.79%
19403,5522050.60%
19303,3471370.42%
19203,210230.07%
19103,187320.10%
19003,1552210.73%
18902,9340.00%

Eaton Population by Year