Brown County, Ohio Population 2020

Brown County, Ohio's estimated population is 43,530 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Ohio is the 55th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201843,602720.17%
201743,530-107-0.25%
201643,637-58-0.13%
201543,695-238-0.54%
201443,933-179-0.41%
201344,112-168-0.38%
201244,280-347-0.78%
201144,627-239-0.53%
201044,8669,90028.31%
199034,9663,0469.54%
198031,9205,28519.84%
197026,6351,4575.79%
196025,1782,95713.31%
195022,2215832.69%
194021,6381,4907.40%
193020,148-2,473-10.93%
192022,621-2,211-8.90%
191024,832-3,405-12.06%
190028,237-1,662-5.56%
189029,899-3,012-9.15%
188032,9112,1096.85%
187030,8028442.82%
186029,9582,6269.61%
185027,3324,61720.33%
184022,7154,84827.13%
183017,8674,51133.78%
182013,3560.00%

How Many People Live in Brown County, Ohio?

43,530

Brown County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42,42297.12%
Two or More Races5841.34%
Black or African American3380.77%
Some Other Race1320.30%
Asian1290.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native740.17%

Brown County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Brown County, Ohio Median Age

41.8


Total

41


Male

42.5


Female

Brown County, Ohio Adults

There are 33,585 adults, (7,612 of whom are seniors) in Brown County, Ohio.

Brown County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

22,030

50.44%

Male

21,649

49.56%

Brown County, Ohio Households and Families

Brown County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All73.9%26.1%
Male66.3%33.7%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Female49.2%50.8%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,4342.4773.9
Married9,3113.0386.6
Non Family5,0621.1761.6
Female1,9272.8649.2
Male1,1343.0566.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9933.28%
9th to 12th Grade2,8219.31%
High School Graduate13,95346.07%
Some College5,74518.97%
Associates Degree2,4688.15%
Bachelors Degree2,8989.57%
Graduate Degree1,4074.65%

Brown County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,39125,7124,244
Multiple Races34029712
Black237219
Hispanic19612716
Asian736833
Native American5252
Other Race523811

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 45.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,987$44,123$29,897
Less Than High School$34,018$41,141$14,450
High School Grad$34,799$41,470$24,556
Some College$37,185$44,704$29,698
Bachelors Degree$60,429$75,278$49,375
Graduate Degree$56,600$78,099$53,295

$38,987

Average Earnings

$44,123

Average Male

$29,897

Average Female

Brown County, Ohio Language

Brown County, Ohio Language by Age

Brown County, Ohio Language

98.56% of Brown County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Brown County, Ohio Poverty

Brown County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,4396,42415.50%
Multiple56921637.96%
Black28812844.44%
Asian1292519.38%
Native742533.78%
Hispanic420112.62%

15.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.31%

Male Poverty Rate

19.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Ohio is Black, with 44.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 2.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.61%
High School12.87%
Some College11.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.70%
Male Unemployed39.51%
Female Employed10.89%
Male Employed6.62%

Brown County, Ohio Income

Brown County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,356$64,277
Families$61,880$71,113
Married Families$71,772$81,819
Non Families$33,371$43,494

Brown County, Ohio Marital Status

Brown County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Brown 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.

Brown County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Ohio Veterans

3,089

Number of Veterans

2,911

Male Veterans

178

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,241
First Gulf War385
Second Gulf War312
Korea290
World War II187
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0269.25%
2 or More379.92%
Hispanic3413.77%
Black155.60%
Other917.31%
Asian22.22%

$Brown County, Ohio Veterans by Education

8.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Ohio Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Brown 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

79.13%

Born in Ohio

99.43%

Native Born

0.57%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.43% of Brown County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 79.13% having been born in Ohio. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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