Mount Gilead is a city located in Morrow County Ohio. It is also the county seat of Morrow County. With a 2020 population of 3,471, it is the 351st largest city in Ohio and the 8177th largest city in the United States. Mount Gilead is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually and its population has decreased by -0.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,503 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Mount Gilead has a population density of 1,025 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Gilead is $57,288 with a poverty rate of 8.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mount Gilead is 42.1 years, 31.6 years for males, and 47.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Gileadwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.01%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.93%.
99.97% of Mount Gilead residents speak only English, while 0.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.03% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Gilead is Black, with 33.33% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Gilead is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.96%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mount Gilead
100.00% of Mount Gilead residents were born in the United States, with 80.05% having been born in Ohio. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.