Wauseon, Ohio Population 2022

7,389
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Wauseon is a city located in Fulton County Ohio. Wauseon has a 2020 population of 7,389. It is also the county seat of Fulton County. Wauseon is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,402 in 2010.

The average household income in Wauseon is $64,531 with a poverty rate of 7.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $826 per month, and the median house value is $124,300. The median age in Wauseon is 37.3 years, 36.2 years for males, and 38.5 years for females.

Wauseon Demographics

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

  • White: 91.95%
  • Two or more races: 4.18%
  • Other race: 2.13%
  • Asian: 1.49%
  • Black or African American: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wauseon, Ohio is 7,389 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,389.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,402.

Wauseon, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,64791.95%
Black or African American180.25%
Asian1081.49%
Some Other Race1542.13%
Two or More Races3024.18%
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Wauseon Population by Race

Wauseon Population Pyramid 2022

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Wauseon Median Age

38.1


Total

32.9


Male

38.8


Female

Wauseon Adults

There are 5,148 adults, (1,078 of whom are seniors) in Wauseon.

Wauseon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wauseon Sex Ratio

Female

3,763

52.05%

Male

3,466

47.95%

Wauseon Population by Age

Wauseon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wauseon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All70.5%29.5%
Non Family60.1%39.9%
Male51.3%48.7%
Female27.3%72.7%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wauseon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7552.5870.5
Married1,3773.3288.9
Male1133.2251.3
Female3043.2727.3
Non Family9611.2260.1

3.2

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Wauseon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade350.78%
9th to 12th Grade3607.99%
High School Graduate1,83740.79%
Some College93320.71%
Associates Degree47010.44%
Bachelors Degree66114.68%
Graduate Degree2084.62%
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Wauseon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wauseon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian898826
Hispanic570552132
White3,8223,455711
Other Race7979
2+ Races7575
Black189

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.21%.

Wauseon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,426$42,281$31,922
Less Than 9th Grade$22,571$43,348$21,689
High School Graduate$35,880$40,450$30,112
Some College$38,705$47,006$36,160
Bachelors Degree$39,904$40,721$38,047
Graduate Degree$66,161$65,833$66,538

$38,426

Average Earnings

$42,281

Average Male

$31,922

Average Female

Wauseon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wauseon Language by Age

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Wauseon Language

95.24% of Wauseon residents speak only English, while 4.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.65% of the population.

Wauseon Language

Wauseon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian1083330.56%
White5,8084627.95%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1,023474.59%

7.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.12%

Male Poverty Rate

9.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wauseon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wauseon is Asian, with 30.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wauseon is Hispanic, with 4.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.17%.

Wauseon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.94%
High School12.84%
Some College4.02%
Bachelors or Greater1.86%

Wauseon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.34%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.06%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wauseon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wauseon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,853$65,815
Families$68,740$74,650
Married Families$77,620-
Non Families$34,861$40,058
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Income by Household Type

Wauseon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wauseon Married by Age and Sex

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Wauseon 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.

Wauseon Marital Status by Race

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Wauseon Marital Status

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508

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War76
First Gulf War148
Vietnam137
Korea54
World War II

Wauseon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3414
35 to 54166
55 to 64119
65 to 7461
75+148

Wauseon Veterans by Age

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Wauseon Veterans by Race

Wauseon Veterans by Education

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2.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wauseon Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wauseon Employment by Age

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Wauseon Employment by Race

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Wauseon 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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81.91%

Born in Wauseon

98.41%

Native Born

1.59%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.41% of Wauseon residents were born in the United States, with 81.91% 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 Asia.

Wauseon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102,6500.00%
19203,0353851.37%
19302,889-146-0.49%
19403,0161270.43%
19503,4944781.48%
19604,3118172.12%
19704,9326211.35%
19806,1731,2412.27%
19906,3221490.24%
20007,0917691.15%
20107,4023110.43%
20117,356-46-0.62%
20127,346-10-0.14%
20137,317-29-0.39%
20147,360430.59%
20157,349-11-0.15%
20167,413640.87%
20177,408-5-0.07%
20187,41790.12%
20197,410-7-0.09%
20207,403-7-0.09%
20217,396-7-0.09%
20227,389-7-0.09%

Wauseon Population by Year