Northwood is a city located in Wood County Ohio. With a 2020 population of 5,140, it is the 281st largest city in Ohio and the 6466th largest city in the United States. Northwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually and its population has decreased by -5.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,420 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Northwood has a population density of 601 people per square mile.
The average household income in Northwood is $81,286 with a poverty rate of 9.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Northwood is 37.2 years, 35.2 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Northwoodwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.04%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 34.11%.
98.25% of Northwood residents speak only English, while 1.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.98% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Northwood is White, with 8.86% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Northwood is Multiple, with 33.17% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.55%.
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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 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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100.00% of Northwood residents were born in the United States, with 85.04% 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.