Ashland County, Ohio Population 2021

Ashland County, Ohio's estimated population is 53,040 with a growth rate of -0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ashland County, Ohio is the 49th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 53,321 and has seen a growth of -0.53% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202153,040-222-0.42%
202053,262-222-0.42%
201953,484-222-0.41%
201853,706440.08%
201753,6621420.27%
201653,5202100.39%
201553,3101490.28%
201453,16180.02%
201353,153-86-0.16%
201253,239-13-0.02%
201153,252-69-0.13%
201053,3215,81412.24%
199047,5071,3292.88%
198046,1782,8756.64%
197043,3034,53211.69%
196038,7715,73117.35%
195033,0403,25510.93%
194029,7852,91810.86%
193026,8672,2409.10%
192024,6271,6527.19%
191022,9751,7918.45%
190021,184-1,039-4.68%
189022,223-1,660-6.95%
188023,8831,9508.89%
187021,933-1,018-4.44%
186022,951-862-3.62%
185023,8130.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.42%
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State
Founded
February 24, 1846
County Seat
2010 Population
53,321
Growth Since 2010
-0.53%
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Ashland County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,78396.73%
Two or More Races8471.58%
Black or African American3970.74%
Asian3520.66%
Some Other Race1430.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.03%
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Ashland County, Ohio Population by Race

Ashland County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Ashland County, Ohio Median Age

40.4


Total

38.4


Male

41.6


Female

Ashland County, Ohio Adults

There are 41,384 adults, (9,819 of whom are seniors) in Ashland County, Ohio.

Ashland County, Ohio Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashland County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

27,392

51.17%

Male

26,144

48.83%

Ashland County, Ohio Population by Age

Ashland County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ashland County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Male57.7%42.3%
Female56.2%43.8%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ashland County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,4172.5173.8
Married10,6373.1386.5
Non Family6,9611.2861.3
Female1,9733.2756.2
Male8463.0557.7

3.07

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Ashland County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3943.93%
9th to 12th Grade2,6967.60%
High School Graduate14,75941.59%
Some College6,35917.92%
Associates Degree2,8468.02%
Bachelors Degree4,71113.28%
Graduate Degree2,7227.67%
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Ashland County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ashland County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White34,42830,5587,214
Hispanic37326079
2+ Races33829044
Asian21419069
Black1269140
Other Race534717
Native American22

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 32.24%.

Ashland County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,437$42,943$27,968
Less Than 9th Grade$22,664$27,798$17,612
High School Graduate$31,218$38,506$23,471
Some College$35,058$45,286$28,720
Bachelors Degree$47,188$57,102$38,878
Graduate Degree$55,495$58,117$54,000

$34,437

Average Earnings

$42,943

Average Male

$27,968

Average Female

Ashland County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ashland County, Ohio Language by Age

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Ashland County, Ohio Language

94.86% of Ashland County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 5.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

Ashland County, Ohio Language

Ashland County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,9916,71313.70%
Hispanic70016223.14%
Multiple7998710.89%
Other1404935.00%
Black2704416.30%
Asian2873010.45%
Native22100.00%

13.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.75%

Male Poverty Rate

13.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashland County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashland County, Ohio is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashland County, Ohio is Asian, with 10.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.74%.

Ashland County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.29%
High School9.85%
Some College9.01%
Bachelors or Greater3.22%

Ashland County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed25.52%
Male Unemployed13.59%
Female Employed7.36%
Male Employed6.00%

Ashland County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ashland County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,823$66,426
Families$64,854$77,133
Married Families$73,118-
Non Families$30,947$42,812
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Income by Household Type

Ashland County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashland County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Ashland 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 35-44.

Ashland County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Ashland County, Ohio Marital Status

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3,283

Number of Veterans

3,086

Male Veterans

197

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,251
First Gulf War632
Second Gulf War530
Korea282
World War II63

Ashland County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74949
75+856
35 to 54766
55 to 64483
18 to 34229

Ashland County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2378.05%
2+ Races306.29%
Hispanic244.94%
Other Race1117.46%
Black51.72%

Ashland County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Ashland County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashland County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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61.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ashland County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Ashland County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Ashland 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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83.38%

Born in Ashland County, Ohio

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

0.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Ashland County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 83.38% having been born in Ohio. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ashland 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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