Adams County, Ohio Population 2021

Adams County, Ohio's estimated population is 27,706 with a growth rate of 0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Ohio is the 79th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 28,537 and has seen a growth of -2.91% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202127,70640.01%
202027,70240.01%
201927,69840.01%
201827,694-59-0.21%
201727,753-54-0.19%
201627,807-119-0.43%
201527,926-140-0.50%
201428,066-23-0.08%
201328,089-204-0.72%
201228,293-166-0.58%
201128,459-78-0.27%
201028,5373,16612.48%
199025,3711,0434.29%
198024,3285,37128.33%
197018,957-1,025-5.13%
196019,982-517-2.52%
195020,499-1,206-5.56%
194021,7051,3246.50%
193020,381-2,022-9.03%
192022,403-2,352-9.50%
191024,755-1,573-5.97%
190026,3282350.90%
189026,0932,0888.70%
188024,0053,25515.69%
187020,7504412.17%
186020,3091,4267.55%
185018,8835,70043.24%
184013,1839027.34%
183012,2811,87518.02%
182010,40697210.30%
18109,4346,002174.88%
18003,4320.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.01%
County Website
State
Founded
July 10, 1797
County Seat
2010 Population
28,537
Growth Since 2010
-2.91%
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Adams County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,45598.84%
Two or More Races1410.51%
Black or African American1290.46%
Some Other Race370.13%
Asian80.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.02%
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Adams County, Ohio Population by Race

Adams County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Adams County, Ohio Median Age

42


Total

42


Male

42


Female

Adams County, Ohio Adults

There are 21,085 adults, (4,856 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Ohio.

Adams County, Ohio Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

13,952

50.23%

Male

13,824

49.77%

Adams County, Ohio Population by Age

Adams County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Adams County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All70.8%29.2%
Male65%35%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female44.7%55.3%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Adams County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6732.5770.8
Married5,1023.1387.3
Non Family3,2621.2158.3
Female1,4583.1444.7
Male8513.4465

3.05

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Adams County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3747.24%
9th to 12th Grade2,39012.59%
High School Graduate8,45344.52%
Some College2,95715.57%
Associates Degree1,3116.90%
Bachelors Degree1,5758.30%
Graduate Degree9274.88%
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Adams County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Adams County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18,68914,9992,464
Hispanic109696
2+ Races100703
Black918621
Other Race15133
Asian888
Native American63

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Adams County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,723$37,344$22,634
Less Than 9th Grade$24,672$27,932$15,991
High School Graduate$25,984$38,773$18,696
Some College$30,453$35,463$26,851
Bachelors Degree$39,347$47,250$36,740
Graduate Degree$69,003$83,950$67,500

$30,723

Average Earnings

$37,344

Average Male

$22,634

Average Female

Adams County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Adams County, Ohio Language by Age

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Adams County, Ohio Language

98.31% of Adams County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Adams County, Ohio Language

Adams County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,9115,58620.76%
Multiple1345037.31%
Black1262217.46%
Hispanic28082.86%
Other3425.88%

20.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.93%

Male Poverty Rate

24.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Ohio is Multiple, with 37.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 2.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.22%.

Adams County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.68%
High School18.48%
Some College10.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.61%

Adams County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.21%
Male Unemployed15.95%
Female Employed13.59%
Male Employed6.14%

Adams County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Adams County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,079$56,865
Families$48,734$66,423
Married Families$61,950$81,059
Non Families$18,849$30,001
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Income by Household Type

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Adams County, Ohio Marriage

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 55-64.

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Adams County, Ohio Marital Status

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1,784

Number of Veterans

1,730

Male Veterans

54

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam747
First Gulf War335
Second Gulf War187
Korea152
World War II22

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74615
75+368
55 to 64360
35 to 54357
18 to 3484

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7728.50%
Black1212.77%

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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50.4%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Adams County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Adams County, Ohio 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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79.29%

Born in Adams County, Ohio

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.19%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.51% of Adams County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 79.29% having been born in Ohio. 0.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Adams County, Ohio Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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