Belmont County, Ohio Population 2020

Belmont County, Ohio's estimated population is 66,603 with a growth rate of -0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Belmont County, Ohio is the 36th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202066,603-451-0.67%
201967,054-451-0.67%
201867,505-451-0.66%
201767,956-628-0.92%
201668,584-373-0.54%
201568,957-402-0.58%
201469,359-200-0.29%
201369,559-144-0.21%
201269,703-419-0.60%
201170,122-219-0.31%
201070,341-733-1.03%
199071,074-11,495-13.92%
198082,5691,6522.04%
197080,917-2,947-3.51%
196083,864-3,876-4.42%
195087,740-7,874-8.24%
194095,6148950.94%
193094,7191,5261.64%
192093,19316,33721.26%
191076,85615,98126.25%
190060,8753,4626.03%
189057,4137,77515.66%
188049,6389,92424.99%
187039,7143,3169.11%
186036,3981,7985.20%
185034,6003,69911.97%
184030,9012,2747.94%
183028,6278,29840.82%
182020,3299,23283.19%
181011,0970.00%

Belmont County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White63,84093.24%
Black or African American2,7754.05%
Two or More Races1,0961.60%
Some Other Race3070.45%
Asian3010.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native1530.22%

Belmont County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Belmont County, Ohio Median Age

44.5


Total

41.9


Male

47


Female

Belmont County, Ohio Adults

There are 55,431 adults, (13,591 of whom are seniors) in Belmont County, Ohio.

Belmont County, Ohio Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Belmont County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

33,477

48.89%

Male

34,995

51.11%

Belmont County, Ohio Households and Families

Belmont County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belmont County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All76.4%23.6%
Male72.8%27.2%
Non Family64%36%
Female59.6%40.4%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2002.4676.4
Married12,6893.0989.8
Non Family9,4161.1764
Female2,8463.4759.6
Male1,2493.4772.8

3.09

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belmont County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0982.17%
9th to 12th Grade3,7347.39%
High School Graduate21,58842.72%
Some College10,33520.45%
Associates Degree5,58611.05%
Bachelors Degree5,22110.33%
Graduate Degree2,9715.88%

Belmont County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,14943,1207,704
Black2,1321,620212
Multiple Races46731646
Hispanic38429515
Asian270247163
Other Race21417332
Native American1149329

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,022$40,686$25,351
Less Than High School$15,283$15,456$14,911
High School Grad$25,650$34,291$18,125
Some College$31,885$46,827$26,837
Bachelors Degree$41,725$50,378$34,577
Graduate Degree$54,110$59,858$46,857

$31,022

Average Earnings

$40,686

Average Male

$25,351

Average Female

Belmont County, Ohio Language

Belmont County, Ohio Language by Age

Belmont County, Ohio Language

98.27% of Belmont County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.70% of the population.

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty

Belmont County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White61,0177,82112.82%
Black1,67646427.68%
Multiple91830132.79%
Hispanic44510523.60%
Native1244939.52%
Asian3014013.29%
Other1702715.88%

13.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.92%

Male Poverty Rate

14.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belmont County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belmont County, Ohio is Native, with 39.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belmont County, Ohio is White, with 12.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.22%
High School13.49%
Some College8.56%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.27%
Male Unemployed29.22%
Female Employed7.62%
Male Employed4.49%

Belmont County, Ohio Income

Belmont County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,361$64,360
Families$63,651$77,670
Married Families$73,989$87,895
Non Families$26,925$37,602

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Belmont County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Belmont 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.

Belmont County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Belmont County, Ohio Veterans

4,919

Number of Veterans

4,672

Male Veterans

247

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,957
First Gulf War718
Second Gulf War616
Korea568
World War II268
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,579
75+1,309
35 to 541,033
55 to 64694
18 to 34304
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,7599.19%
Black1164.89%
Hispanic5913.69%
Indian2521.74%
2 or More152.52%
Other41.65%

$Belmont County, Ohio Veterans by Education

4.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belmont County, Ohio Employment Status

54.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Belmont 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

52.60%

Born in Ohio

98.83%

Native Born

1.17%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.83% of Belmont County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 52.60% having been born in Ohio. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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