Ottawa, Ohio Population 2022

4,456
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Ottawa is a city located in Putnam County Ohio. Ottawa has a 2020 population of 4,456. It is also the county seat of Putnam County. Ottawa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,456 in 2010.

The average household income in Ottawa is $71,591 with a poverty rate of 13.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $595 per month, and the median house value is $150,000. The median age in Ottawa is 38.7 years, 36.3 years for males, and 41.8 years for females.

Ottawa Demographics

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

  • White: 89.03%
  • Other race: 7.11%
  • Black or African American: 3.20%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Two or more races: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ottawa, Ohio is 4,456 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,456.

Ottawa, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,87289.03%
Black or African American1393.20%
Asian160.37%
Some Other Race3097.11%
Two or More Races130.30%
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Ottawa Population by Race

Ottawa Population Pyramid 2022

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Ottawa Median Age

43.3


Total

37.7


Male

45.4


Female

Ottawa Adults

There are 3,361 adults, (923 of whom are seniors) in Ottawa.

Ottawa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ottawa Sex Ratio

Female

2,344

53.90%

Male

2,005

46.10%

Ottawa Population by Age

Ottawa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ottawa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.3%12.7%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
Female16.7%83.3%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ottawa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9052.2666.9
Married8592.9987.3
Male703.01100
Female2392.7816.7
Non Family7371.1656.2

2.85

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Ottawa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade903.14%
9th to 12th Grade2247.82%
High School Graduate1,16840.80%
Some College36712.82%
Associates Degree2448.52%
Bachelors Degree48016.77%
Graduate Degree29010.13%
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Ottawa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ottawa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,5492,326770
Black6464
Asian1616
Other Race185112
Hispanic213122

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.21%.

Ottawa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,219$47,438$25,000
Less Than 9th Grade$45,781$46,250$
High School Graduate$30,526$33,797$21,367
Some College$27,714$45,977$22,875
Bachelors Degree$71,932$130,352$29,531
Graduate Degree$66,875$84,615$59,500

$36,219

Average Earnings

$47,438

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Ottawa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ottawa Language by Age

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Ottawa Language

96.07% of Ottawa residents speak only English, while 3.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.53% of the population.

Ottawa Language

Ottawa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1357555.56%
Hispanic45013530.00%
White3,65245112.35%
Other42NaN%

13.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.22%

Male Poverty Rate

19.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ottawa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ottawa is Black, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.88%.

Ottawa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade5.86%
High School12.78%
Some College20.20%
Bachelors or Greater1.04%

Ottawa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed16.09%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Ottawa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ottawa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,232$68,808
Families$68,462$90,798
Married Families$89,955-
Non Families$23,814$30,459
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Income by Household Type

Ottawa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ottawa Married by Age and Sex

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Ottawa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Ottawa Marital Status by Race

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Ottawa Marital Status

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158

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War31
First Gulf War12
Vietnam89
Korea13
World War II

Ottawa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3419
35 to 5412
55 to 6414
65 to 7486
75+27

Ottawa Veterans by Age

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Ottawa Veterans by Race

Ottawa Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ottawa Veterans by Education

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65.4%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ottawa Employment by Age

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Ottawa Employment by Race

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Ottawa 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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89.72%

Born in Ottawa

98.11%

Native Born

1.89%

Foreign Born

0.94%

Non Citizen

0.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.11% of Ottawa residents were born in the United States, with 89.72% having been born in Ohio. 0.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ottawa Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19502,9620.00%
19603,2452830.92%
19703,6223771.11%
19803,8742520.67%
19903,9991250.32%
20004,3673680.88%
20104,460930.21%
20114,4600.00%
20124,4600.00%
20134,4600.00%
20144,4600.00%
20154,4600.00%
20164,4600.00%
20174,4600.00%
20184,4600.00%
20194,4600.00%
20204,456-4-0.09%
20214,4560.00%
20224,4560.00%

Ottawa Population by Year