Polk, Ohio Population 2022

324
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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.

Polk Demographics

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

  • White: 98.01%
  • Two or more races: 1.24%
  • Asian: 0.75%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Polk, Ohio is 324 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 324.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 336.

Polk, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39498.01%
Asian30.75%
Two or More Races51.24%
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Polk Population by Race

Polk Population Pyramid 2022

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Polk Median Age

41.2


Total

40.3


Male

41.6


Female

Polk Adults

There are 321 adults, (72 of whom are seniors) in Polk.

Polk Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Polk Sex Ratio

Female

184

45.77%

Male

218

54.23%

Polk Population by Age

Polk Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Polk Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
All83.3%16.7%
Married82.7%17.3%
Non Family81.8%18.2%

83.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Polk Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1502.6883.3
Married983.382.7
Male34100
Female53.4100
Non Family441.1481.8

3.29

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Polk Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade176.01%
9th to 12th Grade2910.25%
High School Graduate12243.11%
Some College4917.31%
Associates Degree207.07%
Bachelors Degree176.01%
Graduate Degree2910.25%
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Polk Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Polk Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian333
White27623043
2+ Races22
Hispanic22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Polk Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,083$45,000$29,375
Less Than 9th Grade$33,036$33,750$
High School Graduate$32,083$42,500$14,375
Some College$35,000$57,500$28,750
Bachelors Degree$51,250$51,250$51,250
Graduate Degree$54,250$$54,250

$37,083

Average Earnings

$45,000

Average Male

$29,375

Average Female

Polk Earnings by Educational Attainment

Polk Language by Age

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Polk Language

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.

Polk Language

Polk Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White389307.71%
OtherNaN%
Multiple5360.00%

8.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.80%

Male Poverty Rate

8.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Polk

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%.

Polk Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade4.35%
High School8.20%
Some College5.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Polk Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.09%
Female Unemployed60.00%

Polk Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Polk Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,625$68,811
Families$68,333$79,464
Married Families$69,167-
Non Families$52,679$41,932
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Income by Household Type

Polk Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

65.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Polk Married by Age and Sex

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Polk Marriage

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.

Polk Marital Status by Race

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Polk Marital Status

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25

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War2
Vietnam12
Korea
World War II

Polk Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 343
35 to 542
55 to 647
65 to 7411
75+2

Polk Veterans by Age

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Polk Veterans by Race

Polk Veterans by Education

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12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Polk Veterans by Education

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63.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Polk Employment by Age

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Polk Employment by Race

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Polk 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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83.08%

Born in Polk

99.25%

Native Born

0.75%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Polk Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103360.00%
201133820.60%
2012337-1-0.30%
2013335-2-0.59%
20143350.00%
20153350.00%
20163350.00%
20173350.00%
2018332-3-0.90%
2019330-2-0.60%
2020328-2-0.61%
2021326-2-0.61%
2022324-2-0.61%

Polk Population by Year