The Plains is a city located in Athens County Ohio. With a 2020 population of 3,152, it is the 375th largest city in Ohio and the 8615th largest city in the United States. The Plains is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 0.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,140 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, The Plains has a population density of 1,383 people per square mile.
The average household income in The Plains is $60,056 with a poverty rate of 21.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in The Plains is 50 years, 45.9 years for males, and 52.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of The Plainswas:
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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 black people with a rate of 45.45%.
99.20% of The Plains residents speak only English, while 0.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in The Plains is White, with 17.37% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in The Plains is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.05%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, 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.
Born in The Plains
99.43% of The Plains residents were born in the United States, with 75.72% 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.