Polk is a city located in Ashland County Ohio. Polk has a 2020 population of 324. Polk is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -3.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 336 in 2010.
The average household income in Polk is $65,847 with a poverty rate of 8.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $883 per month, and the median house value is $100,300. The median age in Polk is 36.6 years, 35.5 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Polkwas:
98.98% of Polk residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Polk is White, with 7.71% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Polk is Multiple, with 60.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.16%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Polk
99.25% of Polk residents were born in the United States, with 83.08% having been born in Ohio. 0.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.