Mansfield, Ohio Population 2021

46,721
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Mansfield is a city located in Richland County Ohio. It is also the county seat of Richland County. With a 2020 population of 46,721, it is the 22nd largest city in Ohio and the 848th largest city in the United States . Mansfield is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually but its population has decreased by -2.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 47,821 in 2010. Mansfield reached it's highest population of 55,047 in 1970. Spanning over 31 miles, Mansfield has a population density of 1,515 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mansfield is $50,485 with a poverty rate of 23.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $634 per month, and the median house value is $79,600. The median age in Mansfield is 38.3 years, 36.4 years for males, and 41 years for females.

Mansfield Demographics

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

  • White: 70.81%
  • Black or African American: 21.64%
  • Two or more races: 5.68%
  • Asian: 0.85%
  • Other race: 0.75%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Mansfield, Ohio is 46,721 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 46,538.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 47,821.

Mansfield, Ohio Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021121,4881670.14%
2020121,3211670.14%
2019121,1541670.14%
2018120,9875570.46%
2017120,430-812-0.67%
2016121,242-446-0.37%
2015121,688-311-0.26%
2014121,999-315-0.26%
2013122,314-319-0.26%
2012122,633-511-0.42%
2011123,144-1,018-0.83%
2010124,1620.00%

Mansfield Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,98270.81%
Black or African American10,07721.64%
Two or More Races2,6465.68%
Asian3970.85%
Some Other Race3470.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native1050.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.05%
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Mansfield Population by Race

Mansfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Mansfield Median Age

38.3


Total

36.4


Male

41


Female

Mansfield Adults

There are 37,151 adults, (7,912 of whom are seniors) in Mansfield.

Mansfield Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mansfield Sex Ratio

Female

22,027

47.29%

Male

24,549

52.71%

Mansfield Population by Age

Mansfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mansfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.1%24.9%
All50.2%49.8%
Non Family39.7%60.3%
Female35.6%64.4%
Male31.4%68.6%

50.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mansfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,0652.2250.2
Non Family8,2121.1939.7
Married5,9333.0375.1
Female2,9433.1335.6
Male9773.1831.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Mansfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1663.62%
9th to 12th Grade3,91812.17%
High School Graduate12,55438.99%
Some College6,97621.67%
Associates Degree2,6128.11%
Bachelors Degree3,43110.66%
Graduate Degree1,5424.79%
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Mansfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mansfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23,11020,0134,181
Black6,8415,443473
2+ Races1,19195752
Hispanic860548105
Asian280225184
Other Race2131129
Native American105529
Islander146

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.71%.

Mansfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,030$30,887$25,642
Less Than 9th Grade$15,730$15,422$17,530
High School Graduate$24,661$29,708$20,301
Some College$28,431$29,206$28,115
Bachelors Degree$36,718$55,179$27,170
Graduate Degree$61,573$74,420$50,408

$28,030

Average Earnings

$30,887

Average Male

$25,642

Average Female

Mansfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mansfield Language by Age

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Mansfield Language

95.95% of Mansfield residents speak only English, while 4.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Mansfield Language

Mansfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,3155,96920.36%
Black7,3672,14529.12%
Multiple2,05070734.49%
Hispanic90232035.48%
Other2434116.87%
Asian343349.91%
Native341235.29%
Islander66100.00%

23.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.44%

Male Poverty Rate

23.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mansfield

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mansfield is Asian, with 9.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.32%.

Mansfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.62%
High School23.19%
Some College17.55%
Bachelors or Greater5.93%

Mansfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.98%
Male Unemployed42.24%
Female Employed13.47%
Male Employed9.98%

Mansfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mansfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,683$50,485
Families$46,390$60,248
Married Families$59,391-
Non Families$27,079$36,459
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Income by Household Type

Mansfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mansfield Married by Age and Sex

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Mansfield 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 45-54.

Mansfield Marital Status by Race

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Mansfield Marital Status

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3,025

Number of Veterans

2,800

Male Veterans

225

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,108
First Gulf War581
Second Gulf War379
Korea289
World War II133

Mansfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74871
75+751
35 to 54747
55 to 64452
18 to 34204

Mansfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3448.78%
Black6147.48%
Hispanic535.39%
2+ Races523.35%
Islander857.14%
Native American76.67%

Mansfield Veterans by Race

Mansfield Veterans by Education

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13.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mansfield Veterans by Education

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48.5%

Labor Force Participation

44.3%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mansfield Employment by Age

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Mansfield Employment by Race

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Mansfield 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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78.22%

Born in Mansfield

97.81%

Native Born

2.19%

Foreign Born

1.09%

Non Citizen

1.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.81% of Mansfield residents were born in the United States, with 78.22% having been born in Ohio. 1.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mansfield Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202146,721610.13%
202046,660610.13%
201946,599610.13%
201846,5384240.92%
201746,114-595-1.27%
201646,709-184-0.39%
201546,893-36-0.08%
201446,929-67-0.14%
201346,996-87-0.18%
201247,083-216-0.46%
201147,299-430-0.90%
201047,729-1,617-0.33%
200049,346-1,281-0.26%
199050,627-3,300-0.63%
198053,927-1,120-0.21%
197055,0477,7221.52%
196047,3253,7610.83%
195043,5646,4101.60%
194037,1543,6291.03%
193033,5255,7011.88%
192027,8247,0562.97%
191020,7683,1281.65%
190017,6404,1672.73%
189013,4733,6143.17%
18809,8591,8302.07%
18708,0293,4485.77%
18604,5811,0242.56%
18503,5570.00%

Mansfield Population by Year