Youngstown, Ohio Population 2020

65,422

Youngstown is a city located in Mahoning County, Ohio. With a 2020 population of 65,422, it is the 9th largest city in Ohio and the 586th largest city in the United States. Youngstown is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually but its population has decreased by -2.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 66,982 in 2010. Youngstown reached it's highest population of 170,002 in 1930. Spanning over 35 miles, Youngstown has a population density of 1,928 people per square mile.

The average household income in Youngstown is $39,511 with a poverty rate of 36.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $44,500. The median age in Youngstown is 39 years, 36.2 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.3 males.

Youngstown Oh Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Youngstown Oh was:

  • White: 49.29%
  • Black or African American: 41.97%
  • Two or more races: 6.03%
  • Other race: 1.51%
  • Asian: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of Youngstown, Ohio is 65,422, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 64,958. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 66,982.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,91049.29%
Black or African American27,16841.97%
Two or More Races3,9056.03%
Some Other Race9801.51%
Asian3920.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native3730.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.01%

Youngstown Oh Population Pyramid 2020

Youngstown Oh Median Age

39


Total

36.2


Male

42.1


Female

Youngstown Oh Adults

There are 50,418 adults, (10,922 of whom are seniors) in Youngstown Oh.

Youngstown Oh Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Youngstown Oh Sex Ratio

Female

32,980

50.95%

Male

31,754

49.05%

Youngstown Oh Households and Families

Youngstown Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Youngstown Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All55.2%44.8%
Non Family53%47%
Male47.2%52.8%
Female39.5%60.5%

55.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,4572.255.2
Non Family12,8211.1653
Female6,7993.3139.5
Married6,2682.978.9
Male1,5693.0747.2

2.99

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Youngstown Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6513.77%
9th to 12th Grade5,46112.48%
High School Graduate17,79740.68%
Some College9,92422.68%
Associates Degree3,0306.93%
Bachelors Degree4,1809.55%
Graduate Degree1,7103.91%

Youngstown Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,40318,8203,710
Black16,97113,9341,575
Hispanic4,3142,844334
Multiple Races1,3031,064104
Other Race72443526
Native American28626165
Asian270256176

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,841$23,345$20,706
Less Than High School$14,956$13,802$15,919
High School Grad$20,338$22,009$18,152
Some College$21,907$22,487$21,341
Bachelors Degree$33,146$31,711$34,975
Graduate Degree$42,232$50,592$36,230

$21,841

Average Earnings

$23,345

Average Male

$20,706

Average Female

Youngstown Oh Language

Youngstown Oh Language by Age

Youngstown Oh Language

90.28% of Youngstown Oh residents speak only English, while 9.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.59% of the population.

Youngstown Oh Poverty

Youngstown Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black25,76211,38244.18%
White25,2236,19324.55%
Hispanic6,7382,92543.41%
Multiple3,7611,57541.88%
Other75034646.13%
Native37316443.97%
Asian3149028.66%
Islander66100.00%

36.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.58%

Male Poverty Rate

38.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Youngstown Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Youngstown Oh is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Youngstown Oh is White, with 24.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.39%
High School30.70%
Some College26.03%
Bachelors or Greater11.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.13%
Male Unemployed50.54%
Female Employed22.33%
Male Employed14.17%

Youngstown Oh Income

Youngstown Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,951$39,511
Families$33,305$46,284
Married Families$52,559$67,951
Non Families$20,193$29,767

Youngstown Oh Marital Status

Youngstown Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.2%

Male Marriage Rate

24.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Youngstown Oh Married by Age and Sex

Youngstown Oh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Youngstown Oh Marital Status by Race

Youngstown Oh Veterans

4,112

Number of Veterans

3,869

Male Veterans

243

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,497
First Gulf War676
Second Gulf War352
Korea286
World War II285
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3408.62%
Black1,6738.42%
Hispanic1773.57%
Indian6720.55%
2 or More251.34%
Other70.84%

$Youngstown Oh Veterans by Education

20.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Youngstown Oh Employment Status

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

14.5%

Unemployment Rate

Youngstown Oh Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.08%

Born in Ohio

97.41%

Native Born

2.59%

Foreign Born

1.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.41% of Youngstown Oh residents were born in the United States, with 75.08% having been born in Ohio. 1.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202065,4222320.36%
201965,1902320.36%
201864,9583680.57%
201764,5902320.36%
201664,358-346-0.53%
201564,704-441-0.68%
201465,145-328-0.50%
201365,473-580-0.88%
201266,053-499-0.75%
201166,552-329-0.49%
201066,881-15,145-2.02%
200082,026-13,706-1.53%
199095,732-19,779-1.86%
1980115,511-25,398-1.97%
1970140,909-25,780-1.67%
1960166,689-1,641-0.10%
1950168,3306100.04%
1940167,720-2,282-0.14%
1930170,00237,6442.53%
1920132,35853,2925.29%
191079,06634,1815.83%
190044,88511,6653.06%
189033,22017,7857.97%
188015,4357,3606.69%
18708,0755,31611.34%
18602,7590.00%