Adams County, Ohio Population 2020

Adams County, Ohio's estimated population is 27,805 with a growth rate of -0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Ohio is the 78th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201827,724-81-0.29%
201727,805-23-0.08%
201627,828-118-0.42%
201527,946-139-0.49%
201428,085-22-0.08%
201328,107-202-0.71%
201228,309-164-0.58%
201128,473-81-0.28%
201028,5543,18312.55%
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%

How Many People Live in Adams County, Ohio?

27,805

Adams County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,09897.20%
Two or More Races4941.77%
Black or African American1090.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native870.31%
Some Other Race490.18%
Asian410.15%

Adams County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Adams County, Ohio Median Age

42


Total

42


Male

41.9


Female

Adams County, Ohio Adults

There are 21,028 adults, (4,711 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Ohio.

Adams County, Ohio Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

13,928

49.96%

Male

13,950

50.04%

Adams County, Ohio Households and Families

Adams County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
Male71.2%28.8%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Female45.8%54.2%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8352.5469.2
Married5,0653.1683.6
Non Family3,6261.1757.8
Female1,4113.3145.8
Male7333.4871.2

3.1

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3777.28%
9th to 12th Grade2,56513.56%
High School Graduate8,25843.64%
Some College2,96215.65%
Associates Degree1,3236.99%
Bachelors Degree1,5898.40%
Graduate Degree8484.48%

Adams County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,43714,6262,355
Multiple Races1861287
Black1069969
Native American8732
Hispanic70546
Asian4141
Other Race22204

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 black people with a rate of 65.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,482$38,328$20,977
Less Than High School$22,702$28,109$12,399
High School Grad$25,985$36,506$17,615
Some College$30,614$37,436$21,875
Bachelors Degree$43,839$62,878$35,871
Graduate Degree$66,932$81,806$66,052

$30,482

Average Earnings

$38,328

Average Male

$20,977

Average Female

Adams County, Ohio Language

Adams County, Ohio Language by Age

Adams County, Ohio Language

98.30% of Adams County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Adams County, Ohio Poverty

Adams County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,5335,84122.01%
Multiple48634170.16%
Hispanic274217.66%
Black1061514.15%
Native871213.79%
Other4524.44%

22.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.06%

Male Poverty Rate

27.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Ohio is Multiple, with 70.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Ohio is Other, with 4.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.00%
High School19.33%
Some College13.75%
Bachelors or Greater5.17%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.35%
Male Unemployed30.22%
Female Employed14.74%
Male Employed4.86%

Adams County, Ohio Income

Adams County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,894$54,039
Families$46,859$63,810
Married Families$59,117$77,095
Non Families$16,793$29,627

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Adams County, Ohio 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.

Adams County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Ohio Veterans

1,772

Number of Veterans

1,710

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam637
First Gulf War360
Second Gulf War240
Korea177
World War II53

$Adams County, Ohio Veterans by Education

12.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Ohio Employment Status

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Ohio 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

79.60%

Born in Ohio

99.35%

Native Born

0.65%

Foreign Born

0.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.35% of Adams County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 79.60% having been born in Ohio. 0.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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