Harrison County, Ohio Population 2020

Harrison County, Ohio's estimated population is 15,210 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Harrison County, Ohio is the 84th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,174-36-0.24%
201715,210-34-0.22%
201615,244-147-0.96%
201515,391-125-0.81%
201415,516-85-0.54%
201315,601-81-0.52%
201215,682-105-0.67%
201115,787-37-0.23%
201015,824-261-1.62%
199016,085-2,067-11.39%
198018,1521,1396.69%
197017,013-982-5.46%
196017,995-1,059-5.56%
195019,054-1,259-6.20%
194020,3131,4697.80%
193018,844-781-3.98%
192019,6255492.88%
191019,076-1,410-6.88%
190020,486-344-1.65%
189020,8303741.83%
188020,4561,7749.50%
187018,682-428-2.24%
186019,110-1,047-5.19%
185020,157580.29%
184020,099-817-3.91%
183020,9166,57145.81%
182014,3450.00%

How Many People Live in Harrison County, Ohio?

15,210

Harrison County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,63295.59%
Black or African American3432.24%
Two or More Races1691.10%
Some Other Race770.50%
Asian740.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.08%

Harrison County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Harrison County, Ohio Median Age

46


Total

45.4


Male

46.9


Female

Harrison County, Ohio Adults

There are 12,085 adults, (3,118 of whom are seniors) in Harrison County, Ohio.

Harrison County, Ohio Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Harrison County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

7,741

50.57%

Male

7,566

49.43%

Harrison County, Ohio Households and Families

Harrison County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Harrison County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All78.2%21.8%
Male67.9%32.1%
Non Family65%35%
Female58.7%41.3%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2002.4378.2
Married3,3572.9490.1
Non Family2,0011.265
Female5063.3758.7
Male3363.1167.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Harrison County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5635.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,0059.12%
High School Graduate5,31148.22%
Some College1,89117.17%
Associates Degree1,13410.30%
Bachelors Degree6926.28%
Graduate Degree4193.80%

Harrison County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,5329,0821,036
Black2632069
Hispanic1158037
Other Race774220
Asian452420
Multiple Races29269
Native American1210

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 89.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,260$42,339$23,509
Less Than High School$27,129$31,932$
High School Grad$30,139$37,644$20,524
Some College$32,742$49,713$23,468
Bachelors Degree$46,576$57,396$37,500
Graduate Degree$55,764$75,000$53,029

$32,260

Average Earnings

$42,339

Average Male

$23,509

Average Female

Harrison County, Ohio Language

Harrison County, Ohio Language by Age

Harrison County, Ohio Language

96.63% of Harrison County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 3.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.53% of the population.

Harrison County, Ohio Poverty

Harrison County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2432,40816.91%
Black3339628.83%
Multiple1432316.08%
Asian741824.32%

16.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.48%

Male Poverty Rate

18.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harrison County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Ohio is Black, with 28.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harrison County, Ohio is Multiple, with 16.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.21%
High School13.36%
Some College10.28%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed45.63%
Female Employed10.25%
Male Employed7.88%

Harrison County, Ohio Income

Harrison County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,462$58,877
Families$58,044$68,846
Married Families$66,269-
Non Families$25,927$34,509

Harrison County, Ohio Marital Status

Harrison County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Harrison County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Harrison County, Ohio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Harrison County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Harrison County, Ohio Veterans

1,189

Number of Veterans

1,108

Male Veterans

81

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam572
Korea144
First Gulf War128
Second Gulf War112
World War II58
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1129.61%
Black7325.98%
Hispanic76.09%
2 or More22.35%
Indian216.67%

$Harrison County, Ohio Veterans by Education

4.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harrison County, Ohio Employment Status

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Harrison 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

68.49%

Born in Ohio

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.32% of Harrison County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 68.49% having been born in Ohio. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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