Defiance County, Ohio Population 2022

Defiance County, Ohio's estimated population is 38,081 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Defiance County, Ohio is the 66th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 39,082 and has seen a growth of -2.56% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18506,9660.00%
186011,8864,92070.63%
187015,7193,83332.25%
188022,5156,79643.23%
189025,7693,25414.45%
190026,3876182.40%
191024,498-1,889-7.16%
192024,549510.21%
193022,714-1,835-7.47%
194024,3671,6537.28%
195025,9251,5586.39%
196031,5085,58321.54%
197036,9495,44117.27%
198039,9873,0388.22%
199039,350-637-1.59%
201039,082-268-0.68%
201139,005-77-0.20%
201238,827-178-0.46%
201338,564-263-0.68%
201438,525-39-0.10%
201538,326-199-0.52%
201638,140-186-0.49%
201738,156160.04%
201838,089-67-0.18%
201938,087-2-0.01%
202038,085-2-0.01%
202138,083-2-0.01%
202238,081-2-0.01%
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Defiance County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,24890.07%
Black or African American6791.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native1530.40%
Asian1480.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.06%
Some Other Race1,3003.42%
Two or More Races1,4723.87%
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Defiance County, Ohio Population by Race

Defiance County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2022

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Defiance County, Ohio Median Age

40.7


Total

39.3


Male

42


Female

Defiance County, Ohio Adults

There are 29,313 adults, (7,079 of whom are seniors) in Defiance County, Ohio.

Defiance County, Ohio Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Defiance County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

19,175

50.43%

Male

18,849

49.57%

Defiance County, Ohio Population by Age

Defiance County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Defiance County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.1%6.9%
All77.5%22.5%
Male71.8%28.2%
Non Family60.1%39.9%
Female51.3%48.7%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Defiance County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,3852.4377.5
Married8,2742.9293.1
Male7873.1771.8
Female1,6222.9751.3
Non Family4,7021.2760.1

2.87

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Defiance County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6602.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,4195.48%
High School Graduate10,75341.49%
Some College5,48821.18%
Associates Degree2,81610.87%
Bachelors Degree3,06311.82%
Graduate Degree1,7186.63%
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Defiance County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Defiance County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander181818
Asian989841
Black41236784
2+ Races597524116
White23,13821,4954,315
Native American858514
Hispanic2,0751,690263
Other Race75455557

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Defiance County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,392$47,680$31,724
Less Than 9th Grade$31,959$41,673$17,041
High School Graduate$34,920$43,149$21,672
Some College$39,769$50,121$33,080
Bachelors Degree$47,202$64,526$38,878
Graduate Degree$62,676$74,805$57,315

$40,392

Average Earnings

$47,680

Average Male

$31,724

Average Female

Defiance County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Defiance County, Ohio Language by Age

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Defiance County, Ohio Language

94.57% of Defiance County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 5.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.52% of the population.

Defiance County, Ohio Language

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black52216030.65%
Multiple1,43432222.45%
Hispanic3,82460715.87%
Asian1481912.84%
White32,1682,8168.75%
Other96NaN%

10.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.65%

Male Poverty Rate

11.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Defiance County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Defiance County, Ohio is Black, with 30.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Defiance County, Ohio is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.12%.

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.81%
High School8.76%
Some College5.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.06%

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.94%
Male Unemployed43.17%
Female Employed8.15%
Female Unemployed20.95%

Defiance County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Defiance County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,110$77,037
Families$73,260$86,458
Married Families$83,524-
Non Families$34,120$51,028
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Income by Household Type

Defiance County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Defiance County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Defiance 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 45-54.

Defiance County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Defiance County, Ohio Marital Status

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2,315

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War357
First Gulf War394
Vietnam856
Korea185
World War II70

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34203
35 to 54476
55 to 64343
65 to 74605
75+688

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1738.09%
Black5410.06%
Other Race444.79%
2+ Races445.97%
Hispanic1415.58%

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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6.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Defiance County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Defiance County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Defiance County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Defiance 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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75.60%

Born in Defiance County, Ohio

97.94%

Native Born

2.06%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

1.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.94% of Defiance County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 75.60% having been born in Ohio. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Defiance 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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