Darke County, Ohio Population 2020

Darke County, Ohio's estimated population is 50,815 with a growth rate of -0.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Darke County, Ohio is the 49th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202050,815-254-0.50%
201951,069-254-0.49%
201851,323-254-0.49%
201751,577-37-0.07%
201651,614-359-0.69%
201551,973-209-0.40%
201452,182-124-0.24%
201352,306-205-0.39%
201252,511-136-0.26%
201152,647-318-0.60%
201052,965-654-1.22%
199053,619-1,477-2.68%
198055,0965,95512.12%
197049,1413,5297.74%
196045,6123,8139.12%
195041,7992,9687.64%
194038,8318222.16%
193038,009-4,902-11.42%
192042,911-22-0.05%
191042,9334010.94%
190042,532-429-1.00%
189042,9612,4656.09%
188040,4968,21825.46%
187032,2786,26924.10%
186026,0095,73328.27%
185020,2766,99452.66%
184013,2827,078114.09%
18306,2042,58271.29%
18203,6220.00%

Darke County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White50,41597.45%
Two or More Races5421.05%
Black or African American3440.66%
Asian2360.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native1150.22%
Some Other Race820.16%

Darke County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Darke County, Ohio Median Age

41.8


Total

39.9


Male

43.6


Female

Darke County, Ohio Adults

There are 39,314 adults, (9,780 of whom are seniors) in Darke County, Ohio.

Darke County, Ohio Age Dependency

75.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Darke County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

26,177

50.60%

Male

25,557

49.40%

Darke County, Ohio Households and Families

Darke County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Darke County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Male55.2%44.8%
Female39.2%60.8%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,8382.4572.5
Married11,505385.6
Non Family6,5021.1961.4
Female1,8763.1439.2
Male9553.0855.2

2.95

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Darke County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8372.37%
9th to 12th Grade2,4576.95%
High School Graduate17,17248.59%
Some College6,53318.49%
Associates Degree3,1558.93%
Bachelors Degree3,4059.64%
Graduate Degree1,7805.04%

Darke County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,28631,1745,025
Hispanic38324033
Multiple Races23321339
Black1801635
Asian16716772
Native American10510324
Other Race6851

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 asian people with a rate of 43.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,729$41,444$26,550
Less Than High School$25,420$29,464$19,088
High School Grad$32,420$39,519$23,562
Some College$32,341$45,704$26,349
Bachelors Degree$45,688$56,297$40,000
Graduate Degree$63,049$79,500$59,679

$34,729

Average Earnings

$41,444

Average Male

$26,550

Average Female

Darke County, Ohio Language

Darke County, Ohio Language by Age

Darke County, Ohio Language

98.17% of Darke County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Darke County, Ohio Poverty

Darke County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,9144,7699.75%
Hispanic79016020.25%
Multiple5428615.87%
Black3256118.77%
Asian2355422.98%
Other821923.17%
Native1151412.17%

10.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.38%

Male Poverty Rate

10.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darke County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darke County, Ohio is Other, with 23.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darke County, Ohio is White, with 9.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.66%
High School8.69%
Some College6.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.25%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.34%
Female Unemployed22.74%
Female Employed6.21%
Male Employed4.09%

Darke County, Ohio Income

Darke County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,691$64,767
Families$63,477$73,886
Married Families$70,974$82,366
Non Families$29,453$42,023

Darke County, Ohio Marital Status

Darke County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Darke County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Darke 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.

Darke County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Darke County, Ohio Veterans

3,519

Number of Veterans

3,344

Male Veterans

175

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,235
Second Gulf War504
First Gulf War455
Korea303
World War II139
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,007
75+896
55 to 64761
35 to 54641
18 to 34214
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4719.04%
Black4119.34%
Hispanic214.46%
Indian65.71%
Asian10.58%

$Darke County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darke County, Ohio Employment Status

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Darke 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

80.88%

Born in Ohio

98.90%

Native Born

1.10%

Foreign Born

0.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.90% of Darke County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 80.88% having been born in Ohio. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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