Hocking County, Ohio Population 2021

Hocking County, Ohio's estimated population is 28,078 with a growth rate of -0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hocking County, Ohio is the 77th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 29,478 and has seen a growth of -4.75% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202128,078-93-0.33%
202028,171-93-0.33%
201928,264-93-0.33%
201828,357-79-0.28%
201728,436430.15%
201628,393-107-0.38%
201528,500-243-0.85%
201428,743900.31%
201328,653-651-2.22%
201229,304-162-0.55%
201129,466-12-0.04%
201029,4783,94515.45%
199025,5331,2295.06%
198024,3043,98219.59%
197020,3221540.76%
196020,1686483.32%
195019,520-1,984-9.23%
194021,5041,0975.38%
193020,407-2,884-12.38%
192023,291-359-1.52%
191023,650-748-3.07%
190024,3981,7407.68%
189022,6581,5327.25%
188021,1263,20117.86%
187017,9258685.09%
186017,0572,93820.81%
185014,1194,37844.94%
18409,7415,733143.04%
18304,0081,87888.17%
18202,1300.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.33%
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State
Founded
March 1, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
29,478
Growth Since 2010
-4.75%
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Hocking County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,54597.02%
Two or More Races5151.81%
Black or African American2180.77%
Asian630.22%
Some Other Race370.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.04%
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Hocking County, Ohio Population by Race

Hocking County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Hocking County, Ohio Median Age

43.1


Total

43


Male

43.3


Female

Hocking County, Ohio Adults

There are 22,118 adults, (5,261 of whom are seniors) in Hocking County, Ohio.

Hocking County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hocking County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,476

50.99%

Male

13,914

49.01%

Hocking County, Ohio Population by Age

Hocking County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hocking County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Male60.8%39.2%
Female53.5%46.5%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hocking County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2862.4675.1
Married6,0362.9287.2
Non Family3,3531.1864.1
Female1,2013.1553.5
Male6963.4760.8

2.89

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Hocking County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5202.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,6618.31%
High School Graduate9,10245.56%
Some College3,72818.66%
Associates Degree2,08710.45%
Bachelors Degree2,06610.34%
Graduate Degree8144.07%
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Hocking County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hocking County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White19,35917,2182,733
2+ Races30828796
Black1821702
Hispanic7066
Asian605749
Other Race2525
Native American1212

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 81.67%.

Hocking County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,080$41,947$28,015
Less Than 9th Grade$19,411$22,012$10,313
High School Graduate$32,728$40,688$22,460
Some College$32,475$43,042$27,713
Bachelors Degree$43,961$54,453$41,690
Graduate Degree$64,410$71,786$61,250

$35,080

Average Earnings

$41,947

Average Male

$28,015

Average Female

Hocking County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hocking County, Ohio Language by Age

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Hocking County, Ohio Language

98.69% of Hocking County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Hocking County, Ohio Language

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,9013,48512.95%
Multiple45314832.67%
Black894247.19%
Asian59610.17%

13.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.27%

Male Poverty Rate

16.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hocking County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hocking County, Ohio is Black, with 47.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hocking County, Ohio is Asian, with 10.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.96%.

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.61%
High School12.69%
Some College7.55%
Bachelors or Greater1.59%

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed38.43%
Male Unemployed36.08%
Female Employed5.90%
Male Employed2.72%

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hocking County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,363$63,701
Families$66,286$73,090
Married Families$75,620-
Non Families$27,605$35,298
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Income by Household Type

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Hocking 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 45-54.

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status

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2,107

Number of Veterans

1,994

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam808
First Gulf War366
Second Gulf War243
Korea166
World War II121

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74659
75+538
35 to 54422
55 to 64325
18 to 34163

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0429.49%
Hispanic2816.97%
2+ Races257.84%
Black2413.19%
Asian1625.40%

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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5.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Hocking County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Hocking 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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85.36%

Born in Hocking County, Ohio

99.40%

Native Born

0.60%

Foreign Born

0.26%

Non Citizen

0.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.40% of Hocking County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 85.36% having been born in Ohio. 0.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Hocking 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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