South Point, Ohio Population 2022

3,812
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South Point is a city located in Lawrence County Ohio. South Point has a 2020 population of 3,812. South Point is currently declining at a rate of -0.31% annually and its population has decreased by -0.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,836 in 2010.

The average household income in South Point is $69,269 with a poverty rate of 8.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $681 per month, and the median house value is $124,000. The median age in South Point is 41.6 years, 35.8 years for males, and 43 years for females.

South Point Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of South Pointwas:

  • White: 88.91%
  • Two or more races: 3.77%
  • Other race: 3.58%
  • Black or African American: 2.81%
  • Asian: 0.93%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of South Point, Ohio is 3,812 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,836.

South Point, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,78388.91%
Black or African American882.81%
Asian290.93%
Some Other Race1123.58%
Two or More Races1183.77%
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South Point Population by Race

South Point Population Pyramid 2022

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South Point Median Age

41.2


Total

39.7


Male

41.4


Female

South Point Adults

There are 2,505 adults, (622 of whom are seniors) in South Point.

South Point Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

South Point Sex Ratio

Female

1,616

51.63%

Male

1,514

48.37%

South Point Population by Age

South Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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South Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married92.4%7.6%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Female59%41%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

South Point Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3412.3375.3
Married4992.7392.4
Male515.04100
Female2443.4359
Non Family5471.2364.7

2.94

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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South Point Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade180.85%
9th to 12th Grade1014.76%
High School Graduate87641.30%
Some College57126.92%
Associates Degree1667.83%
Bachelors Degree28813.58%
Graduate Degree1014.76%
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South Point Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

South Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black816416
White1,9431,841373
Asian1414
Other Race5252
2+ Races1212
Hispanic7171

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 black people with a rate of 19.75%.

South Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,951$53,864$33,137
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,391$51,979$19,432
Some College$39,718$55,000$31,645
Bachelors Degree$72,173$71,607$80,485
Graduate Degree$68,906$76,369$66,458

$42,951

Average Earnings

$53,864

Average Male

$33,137

Average Female

South Point Earnings by Educational Attainment

South Point Language by Age

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South Point Language

98.67% of South Point residents speak only English, while 1.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.48% of the population.

South Point Language

South Point Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,7221535.62%
Other43NaN%
Multiple1185445.76%
Hispanic1314332.82%

8.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.19%

Male Poverty Rate

12.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Point is White, with 5.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Point is Hispanic, with 32.82% 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 13.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.06%.

South Point Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School6.05%
Some College10.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

South Point Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed71.88%
Female Employed5.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%

South Point Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

South Point Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,847$72,620
Families$79,881$89,986
Married Families$86,161-
Non Families$33,250$45,392
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Income by Household Type

South Point Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.1%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

South Point Married by Age and Sex

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South Point 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 35-44.

South Point Marital Status by Race

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South Point Marital Status

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226

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War36
Vietnam107
Korea16
World War II

South Point Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5451
55 to 6415
65 to 7458
75+102

South Point Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2119.09%
Black66.82%
Other Race917.31%
Hispanic912.68%

South Point Veterans by Race

South Point Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Point Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

South Point Employment by Age

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South Point Employment by Race

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South Point 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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33.58%

Born in South Point

99.49%

Native Born

0.51%

Foreign Born

0.06%

Non Citizen

0.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.49% of South Point residents were born in the United States, with 33.58% having been born in Ohio. 0.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

South Point Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19803,9180.00%
19903,823-95-0.25%
20003,742-81-0.21%
20103,9582160.56%
20113,946-12-0.30%
20123,934-12-0.30%
20133,922-12-0.31%
20143,910-12-0.31%
20153,898-12-0.31%
20163,886-12-0.31%
20173,874-12-0.31%
20183,862-12-0.31%
20193,850-12-0.31%
20203,836-14-0.36%
20213,824-12-0.31%
20223,812-12-0.31%

South Point Population by Year