Fort Shawnee, Ohio Population 2024

6,553

Fort Shawnee is a city located in Allen County and Auglaize County Ohio. Fort Shawnee has a 2024 population of 6,553. Fort Shawnee is currently growing at a rate of 1.35% annually and its population has increased by 12.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,835 in 2020.

The average household income in Fort Shawnee is $110,082 with a poverty rate of 5.1%. The median age in Fort Shawnee is 43.2 years: 42.9 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Fort Shawnee Demographics

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

  • White: 86.83%
  • Black or African American: 6.66%
  • Asian: 2.81%
  • Two or more races: 2.73%
  • Native American: 0.74%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.24%
  • Other race: 0%
State
Ohio
Land Area (mi²)
9.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
689.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
12.31% (718)
The current population of Fort Shawnee, Ohio is 6,553 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 5,835.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White5,53986.83%
Black or African American4256.66%
Asian1792.81%
Two or more races1742.73%
Native American470.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander150.24%
Other race00%

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Fort Shawnee Population by Race

Fort Shawnee Population Pyramid 2024

Fort Shawnee Median Age

43.2

Total

42.9

Male

43.4

Female

Fort Shawnee Adults

There are 4,924 adults, (1,221 of whom are seniors) in Fort Shawnee.

Fort Shawnee Age Dependency

72.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Shawnee Sex Ratio

Female3,09348.49%
Male3,28651.51%

Fort Shawnee Population by Age

Fort Shawnee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,6532.48218
Married1,446391.68.4
Non Family8021.1676.823.2
Female2992.7259.540.5
Male1062.7553.846.2

2.92

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Fort Shawnee Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade661.47%
Associates Degree60913.58%
Bachelors Degree69915.58%
Graduate Degree63714.2%
High School Graduate1,31529.31%
Less Than 9th Grade400.89%
Some College1,12024.97%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Fort Shawnee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Shawnee Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White3,8763,7701,109
Black26026075
Asian168168138
Hispanic14714714
2+ Races494914
Native American47470
Islander15150

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 82.14%.

Fort Shawnee Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$45,636$56,316$0
Graduate Degree$92,536$0$78,533
High School Graduate$46,797$49,368$40,000
Less Than 9th Grade$44,531$44,531$0
Overall$55,115$61,899$43,718
Some College$58,889$64,757$41,233

$55,115

Average Earnings

$61,899

Average Male

$43,718

Average Female

Fort Shawnee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Shawnee Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Fort Shawnee Language

95.12% of Fort Shawnee residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

Fort Shawnee Language

Fort Shawnee Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White5,3982684.96%
Black425286.59%
Multiple174169.2%
Asian179137.26%

5.1%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.42%

Male Poverty Rate

5.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Shawnee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Shawnee is Multiple, with 9.2% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Shawnee is White, with 4.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.65%.

Fort Shawnee Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.58%
High School8.9%
Some College3.01%
Bachelors or Greater1.12%

Fort Shawnee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed17.65%
Male Employed2.89%
Female Employed2.36%
Male Unemployed0%

Fort Shawnee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Shawnee Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$98,565$127,670
Households$87,218$110,082
Married Families$103,357$-999,999,999
Non Families$57,069$67,170

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Fort Shawnee Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Shawnee Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Fort Shawnee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Fort Shawnee Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Fort Shawnee Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

467

Number of Veterans

454

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam164
First Gulf War149
Second Gulf War99
Korea5
World War II0

Fort Shawnee Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 54230
65 to 7496
75+93
55 to 6448
18 to 340

Fort Shawnee Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White46110.72%
Hispanic7143.29%
Black30.91%
2+ Races34.55%

Fort Shawnee Veterans by Race

Fort Shawnee Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Shawnee Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Shawnee Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Fort Shawnee Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Fort Shawnee 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

73.21%

Born in Fort Shawnee

94.81%

Native Born

5.19%

Foreign Born

2.7%

Non Citizen

2.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.81% of Fort Shawnee residents were born in the United States, with 73.21% having been born in Ohio. 2.7% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fort Shawnee Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20246,553871.35%
20236,466871.36%
20226,379871.38%
20216,2924577.83%
20205,835-174-2.9%
20196,009490.82%
20185,960851.45%
20175,875-185-3.05%
20166,060-83-1.35%
20156,1431031.71%
20146,040470.78%
20135,99300%
20003,855-273-6.61%
19904,128-413-9.09%
19804,5411,10532.16%
19703,436-3,117-47.57%

Fort Shawnee Population by Year