Zanesville, Ohio Population 2020

25,446

Zanesville is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 25,446, it is the 59th largest city in Ohio and the 1504th largest city in the United States. Zanesville is currently growing at a rate of 0.16% annually but its population has decreased by -0.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,487 in 2010. Zanesville reached it's highest population of 40,517 in 1950. Spanning over 12 miles, Zanesville has a population density of 2,163 people per square mile.

The average household income in Zanesville is $43,002 with a poverty rate of 29.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $685 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Zanesville is 36.7 years, 34 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.1 males.

Zanesville Demographics

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

  • White: 83.80%
  • Two or more races: 7.18%
  • Black or African American: 7.00%
  • Other race: 0.89%
  • Asian: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Zanesville, Ohio is 25,446, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,364.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 25,487.

Zanesville, Ohio Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202086,253350.04%
201986,218350.04%
201886,183350.04%
201786,1481750.20%
201685,973-201-0.23%
201586,1742740.32%
201485,9002600.30%
201385,640-146-0.17%
201285,786-450-0.52%
201186,236230.03%
201086,2130.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,26683.80%
Two or More Races1,8237.18%
Black or African American1,7767.00%
Some Other Race2270.89%
Asian1770.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.42%

Zanesville Population Pyramid 2020

Zanesville Median Age

36.7


Total

34


Male

39.8


Female

Zanesville Adults

There are 19,442 adults, (4,158 of whom are seniors) in Zanesville.

Zanesville Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Zanesville Sex Ratio

Female

13,566

53.46%

Male

11,810

46.54%

Zanesville Households and Families

Zanesville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Zanesville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.9%36.1%
All42.3%57.7%
Non Family36.7%63.3%
Male35%65%
Female19.5%80.5%

42.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8762.2942.3
Non Family4,8301.1736.7
Married3,5633.0663.9
Female2,0773.2519.5
Male4063.7535

3.02

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Zanesville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5433.22%
9th to 12th Grade2,25613.36%
High School Graduate6,76640.08%
Some College3,52220.86%
Associates Degree1,4688.70%
Bachelors Degree1,5319.07%
Graduate Degree7964.72%

Zanesville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,66412,3452,135
Black1,3641,004146
Multiple Races507426
Hispanic17715613
Other Race135115
Asian12012033
Native American2121

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 27.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,583$30,546$22,637
Less Than High School$16,229$21,086$13,307
High School Grad$21,718$27,537$18,525
Some College$24,545$29,851$23,369
Bachelors Degree$43,095$54,296$35,917
Graduate Degree$60,550$101,125$57,552

$25,583

Average Earnings

$30,546

Average Male

$22,637

Average Female

Zanesville Language

Zanesville Language by Age

Zanesville Language

97.66% of Zanesville residents speak only English, while 2.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Zanesville Poverty

Zanesville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6365,60527.16%
Multiple1,72884849.07%
Black1,66158134.98%
Hispanic45913028.32%
Other2276327.75%
Native1073229.91%
Asian1772614.69%

29.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.85%

Male Poverty Rate

27.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Zanesville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Zanesville is Multiple, with 49.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Zanesville is Asian, with 14.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.79%
High School23.44%
Some College20.85%
Bachelors or Greater5.21%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.03%
Male Unemployed48.40%
Female Employed17.10%
Male Employed8.01%

Zanesville Income

Zanesville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,258$43,002
Families$40,753$51,257
Married Families$57,868-
Non Families$19,914$30,953

Zanesville Marital Status

Zanesville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Zanesville Married by Age and Sex

Zanesville 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 45-54.

Zanesville Marital Status by Race

Zanesville Veterans

1,823

Number of Veterans

1,661

Male Veterans

162

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam645
Second Gulf War382
First Gulf War299
Korea182
World War II102
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6029.55%
Black1258.29%
2 or More678.80%
Hispanic4016.74%
Other2916.29%

$Zanesville Veterans by Education

15.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Zanesville Employment Status

54.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Zanesville 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

86.04%

Born in Ohio

99.03%

Native Born

0.97%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.03% of Zanesville residents were born in the United States, with 86.04% having been born in Ohio. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202025,446410.16%
201925,405410.16%
201825,364-25-0.10%
201725,389410.16%
201625,348-91-0.36%
201525,439650.26%
201425,374470.19%
201325,327-77-0.30%
201225,404-105-0.41%
201125,509-3-0.01%
201025,512-74-0.03%
200025,586-1,192-0.45%
199026,778-1,877-0.68%
198028,655-4,390-1.42%
197033,045-6,032-1.66%
196039,077-1,440-0.36%
195040,5173,0170.78%
194037,5001,0600.29%
193036,4406,8712.11%
192029,5691,5430.54%
191028,0264,4881.76%
190023,5382,5291.14%
189021,0092,8961.49%
188018,1138,1026.11%
187010,0117820.82%
18609,2291,3001.53%
18507,9293,1635.22%
18404,7661,6724.42%
18303,0940.00%