Fairfield County, Ohio Population 2021

Fairfield County, Ohio's estimated population is 160,758 with a growth rate of 1.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fairfield County, Ohio is the 21st largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 146,417 and has seen a growth of 9.79% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021160,7581,5921.00%
2020159,1661,5921.01%
2019157,5741,5921.02%
2018155,9821,2960.84%
2017154,6861,8971.24%
2016152,7891,5351.01%
2015151,2548940.59%
2014150,3601,5641.05%
2013148,7961,4951.01%
2012147,3011270.09%
2011147,1747570.52%
2010146,41742,95641.52%
1990103,4619,78310.44%
198093,67820,37727.80%
197073,3019,38914.69%
196063,91211,78222.60%
195052,1303,6407.51%
194048,4904,48010.18%
193044,0103,5268.71%
192040,4841,2833.27%
191039,2014,94214.43%
190034,2593200.94%
189033,939-345-1.01%
188034,2843,14610.10%
187031,1386001.96%
186030,5382740.91%
185030,264-1,660-5.20%
184031,9247,13828.80%
183024,7868,15349.02%
182016,6335,27246.40%
181011,3610.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.00%
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State
Founded
December 9, 1800
County Seat
2010 Population
146,417
Growth Since 2010
9.79%
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Fairfield County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White134,57387.13%
Black or African American11,3847.37%
Two or More Races4,6673.02%
Asian2,4921.61%
Some Other Race1,1070.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native1630.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander710.05%
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Fairfield County, Ohio Population by Race

Fairfield County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Fairfield County, Ohio Median Age

39.2


Total

38.1


Male

40.5


Female

Fairfield County, Ohio Adults

There are 117,231 adults, (23,759 of whom are seniors) in Fairfield County, Ohio.

Fairfield County, Ohio Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairfield County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

77,554

50.21%

Male

76,903

49.79%

Fairfield County, Ohio Population by Age

Fairfield County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fairfield County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All73.9%26.1%
Male66.4%33.6%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female46.6%53.4%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairfield County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All56,3392.6973.9
Married31,7513.2587
Non Family15,9941.2559.4
Female5,9293.2946.6
Male2,6653.3466.4

3.17

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Fairfield County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0932.01%
9th to 12th Grade5,5765.35%
High School Graduate35,51234.05%
Some College22,58121.65%
Associates Degree9,7899.39%
Bachelors Degree18,63917.87%
Graduate Degree10,1069.69%
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Fairfield County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fairfield County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White92,47586,14925,291
Black7,0306,5002,032
Hispanic1,7851,537534
Asian1,6381,139584
2+ Races1,5281,443383
Other Race57845298
Native American118932
Islander7171

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.65%.

Fairfield County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,263$51,898$35,053
Less Than 9th Grade$24,089$30,735$18,951
High School Graduate$34,149$42,784$25,352
Some College$38,586$49,806$30,949
Bachelors Degree$58,903$75,006$49,396
Graduate Degree$73,522$83,836$64,867

$43,263

Average Earnings

$51,898

Average Male

$35,053

Average Female

Fairfield County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fairfield County, Ohio Language by Age

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Fairfield County, Ohio Language

95.57% of Fairfield County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Fairfield County, Ohio Language

Fairfield County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White130,71511,6998.95%
Black10,6169689.12%
Hispanic3,37072421.48%
Multiple4,53352111.49%
Other1,10736532.97%
Asian2,468391.58%
Native1443020.83%

9.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.32%

Male Poverty Rate

10.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairfield County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairfield County, Ohio is Other, with 32.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairfield County, Ohio is Asian, with 1.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.43%.

Fairfield County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.67%
High School10.64%
Some College7.52%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%

Fairfield County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed22.27%
Male Unemployed16.03%
Female Employed5.75%
Male Employed3.23%

Fairfield County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fairfield County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,609$85,202
Families$81,243$97,014
Married Families$93,259$108,711
Non Families$33,938$51,300
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Income by Household Type

Fairfield County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairfield County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Fairfield 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.

Fairfield County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Fairfield County, Ohio Marital Status

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10,216

Number of Veterans

9,402

Male Veterans

814

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,541
First Gulf War2,131
Second Gulf War1,813
Korea744
World War II319

Fairfield County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,848
65 to 742,648
75+2,046
55 to 641,750
18 to 34924

Fairfield County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9,4019.06%
Black6267.62%
2+ Races1456.02%
Hispanic833.89%
Asian301.70%
Other Race111.63%
Native American32.36%

Fairfield County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Fairfield County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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6.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairfield County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Fairfield County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Fairfield County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Fairfield 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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77.53%

Born in Fairfield County, Ohio

96.30%

Native Born

3.70%

Foreign Born

1.52%

Non Citizen

2.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.30% of Fairfield County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 77.53% having been born in Ohio. 1.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fairfield 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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