Hocking County, Ohio Population 2020

Hocking County, Ohio's estimated population is 28,457 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hocking County, Ohio is the 75th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201828,385-72-0.25%
201728,457690.24%
201628,388-110-0.39%
201528,498-247-0.86%
201428,745920.32%
201328,653-653-2.23%
201229,306-160-0.54%
201129,466-14-0.05%
201029,4803,94715.46%
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%

How Many People Live in Hocking County, Ohio?

28,457

Hocking County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,70097.21%
Two or More Races4031.41%
Black or African American2310.81%
Asian860.30%
Some Other Race550.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.07%

Hocking County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Hocking County, Ohio Median Age

42.9


Total

42.7


Male

43.1


Female

Hocking County, Ohio Adults

There are 22,129 adults, (5,219 of whom are seniors) in Hocking County, Ohio.

Hocking County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hocking County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,366

50.42%

Male

14,129

49.58%

Hocking County, Ohio Households and Families

Hocking County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hocking County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All75.5%24.5%
Male64.3%35.7%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female55.8%44.2%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,1202.575.5
Married6,0612.9886.9
Non Family3,3901.1863.2
Female1,0223.3655.8
Male6473.5264.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hocking County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3861.93%
9th to 12th Grade1,6778.38%
High School Graduate8,96644.78%
Some College3,95519.75%
Associates Degree2,07810.38%
Bachelors Degree2,01110.04%
Graduate Degree9504.74%

Hocking County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,36517,3702,853
Multiple Races26525144
Black175162
Hispanic12688
Asian817864
Other Race3030
Native American2020

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 79.01%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,040$40,878$27,469
Less Than High School$18,796$20,952$11,711
High School Grad$32,701$40,837$22,813
Some College$32,833$40,557$27,200
Bachelors Degree$40,548$50,469$36,622
Graduate Degree$58,241$61,689$56,173

$34,040

Average Earnings

$40,878

Average Male

$27,469

Average Female

Hocking County, Ohio Language

Hocking County, Ohio Language by Age

Hocking County, Ohio Language

98.64% of Hocking County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.53% of the population.

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty

Hocking County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,9173,65413.58%
Black1085853.70%
Multiple376338.78%
Hispanic283227.77%
Other551018.18%
Asian8289.76%

13.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.07%

Male Poverty Rate

16.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hocking County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hocking County, Ohio is Black, with 53.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hocking County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 7.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.39%
High School11.91%
Some College9.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.81%
Male Unemployed35.01%
Female Employed5.99%
Male Employed2.96%

Hocking County, Ohio Income

Hocking County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,000$60,814
Families$63,491$71,286
Married Families$72,281-
Non Families$25,810$32,865

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status

Hocking County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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

Hocking County, Ohio Veterans

2,212

Number of Veterans

2,094

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam855
First Gulf War370
Second Gulf War231
Korea153
World War II97
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,16410.04%
Hispanic3420.36%
Black3117.71%
2 or More93.40%
Asian89.30%

$Hocking County, Ohio Veterans by Education

4.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hocking County, Ohio Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hocking 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

85.98%

Born in Ohio

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.32% of Hocking County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 85.98% having been born in Ohio. 0.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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