Ashland County, Ohio Population 2020

Ashland County, Ohio's estimated population is 53,685 with a growth rate of 0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ashland County, Ohio is the 48th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201853,745600.11%
201753,6851790.33%
201653,5062170.41%
201553,2891310.25%
201453,15860.01%
201353,152-85-0.16%
201253,237-10-0.02%
201153,247-76-0.14%
201053,3235,81612.24%
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%

How Many People Live in Ashland County, Ohio?

53,685

Ashland County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,67296.62%
Two or More Races7401.38%
Black or African American4360.82%
Asian3960.74%
Some Other Race2300.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.01%

Ashland County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Ashland County, Ohio Median Age

40.3


Total

38.4


Male

41.6


Female

Ashland County, Ohio Adults

There are 41,308 adults, (9,580 of whom are seniors) in Ashland County, Ohio.

Ashland County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashland County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

27,376

51.19%

Male

26,101

48.81%

Ashland County, Ohio Households and Families

Ashland County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ashland County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All72.1%27.9%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
Female57.8%42.2%
Male55.7%44.3%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,4392.5172.1
Married10,8593.1283.8
Non Family6,6911.2759.5
Female2,0683.0857.8
Male8213.0355.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ashland County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3253.74%
9th to 12th Grade2,7087.65%
High School Graduate15,14842.77%
Some College6,13117.31%
Associates Degree2,6397.45%
Bachelors Degree4,71913.32%
Graduate Degree2,7497.76%

Ashland County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,35230,5087,208
Multiple Races35331988
Hispanic32220276
Asian24424465
Black1279241
Other Race986125
Native American33

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 black people with a rate of 32.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,167$41,654$27,587
Less Than High School$27,298$31,545$18,443
High School Grad$31,020$38,122$22,598
Some College$33,699$43,418$28,522
Bachelors Degree$44,200$56,160$34,909
Graduate Degree$55,774$56,272$55,268

$34,167

Average Earnings

$41,654

Average Male

$27,587

Average Female

Ashland County, Ohio Language

Ashland County, Ohio Language by Age

Ashland County, Ohio Language

94.59% of Ashland County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 5.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.62% of the population.

Ashland County, Ohio Poverty

Ashland County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49,0016,50913.28%
Hispanic67512718.81%
Multiple679466.77%
Black2914615.81%
Other2274620.26%
Asian325309.23%
Native3133.33%

13.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.80%

Male Poverty Rate

13.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashland County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashland County, Ohio is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashland County, Ohio is Multiple, with 6.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.44%
High School9.63%
Some College7.66%
Bachelors or Greater3.12%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.47%
Male Unemployed18.86%
Female Employed7.43%
Male Employed5.62%

Ashland County, Ohio Income

Ashland County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,730$65,423
Families$64,096$75,099
Married Families$71,741$82,057
Non Families$30,973$42,782

Ashland County, Ohio Marital Status

Ashland County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashland County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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

Ashland County, Ohio Veterans

3,356

Number of Veterans

3,153

Male Veterans

203

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,399
First Gulf War587
Second Gulf War404
Korea231
World War II102
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3308.33%
Black92.85%
2 or More81.62%
Hispanic71.49%
Other74.46%
Indian266.67%

$Ashland County, Ohio Veterans by Education

5.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashland County, Ohio Employment Status

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ashland 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

83.55%

Born in Ohio

97.86%

Native Born

2.14%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.86% of Ashland County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 83.55% having been born in Ohio. 1.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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