Jefferson County, Ohio Population 2022

Jefferson County, Ohio's estimated population is 63,978 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jefferson County, Ohio is the 39th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 69,670 and has seen a growth of -8.17% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18008,7660.00%
181017,2608,49496.90%
182018,5311,2717.36%
183022,4893,95821.36%
184025,0302,54111.30%
185029,1334,10316.39%
186026,115-3,018-10.36%
187029,1883,07311.77%
188033,0183,83013.12%
189039,4156,39719.37%
190044,3574,94212.54%
191065,42321,06647.49%
192077,58012,15718.58%
193088,30710,72713.83%
194098,1299,82211.12%
195096,495-1,634-1.67%
196099,2012,7062.80%
197096,193-3,008-3.03%
198091,564-4,629-4.81%
199080,298-11,266-12.30%
201069,670-10,628-13.24%
201169,035-635-0.91%
201268,538-497-0.72%
201368,168-370-0.54%
201467,876-292-0.43%
201567,495-381-0.56%
201666,944-551-0.82%
201766,318-626-0.94%
201865,774-544-0.82%
201965,325-449-0.68%
202064,876-449-0.69%
202164,427-449-0.69%
202263,978-449-0.70%
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Jefferson County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White59,94390.90%
Black or African American3,8075.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.03%
Asian4050.61%
Some Other Race2530.38%
Two or More Races1,5172.30%
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Jefferson County, Ohio Population by Race

Jefferson County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2022

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Jefferson County, Ohio Median Age

44.9


Total

42.7


Male

46.2


Female

Jefferson County, Ohio Adults

There are 53,279 adults, (14,174 of whom are seniors) in Jefferson County, Ohio.

Jefferson County, Ohio Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Jefferson County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

33,750

51.18%

Male

32,193

48.82%

Jefferson County, Ohio Population by Age

Jefferson County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jefferson County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Male72.1%27.9%
All69.5%30.5%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female46.2%53.8%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jefferson County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,5412.3169.5
Married12,7582.8787
Male1,3853.1572.1
Female3,2883.1446.2
Non Family10,1101.2254.7

2.86

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Jefferson County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0202.17%
9th to 12th Grade3,0066.38%
High School Graduate20,71143.98%
Some College8,39817.83%
Associates Degree5,71512.14%
Bachelors Degree5,30911.27%
Graduate Degree2,9316.22%
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Jefferson County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jefferson County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian283277165
2+ Races668613199
Hispanic41833992
White43,45739,7427,517
Black2,3722,201304
Other Race77339
Native American1818

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 58.30%.

Jefferson County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,595$43,142$27,744
Less Than 9th Grade$19,943$26,319$12,412
High School Graduate$30,132$40,176$20,402
Some College$34,752$42,832$28,705
Bachelors Degree$45,643$50,446$39,455
Graduate Degree$47,246$51,339$46,994

$34,595

Average Earnings

$43,142

Average Male

$27,744

Average Female

Jefferson County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jefferson County, Ohio Language by Age

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Jefferson County, Ohio Language

97.59% of Jefferson County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Jefferson County, Ohio Language

Jefferson County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic91934137.11%
Black3,7181,20432.38%
Multiple1,45837325.58%
Asian3806817.89%
White57,4158,76515.27%
Other146NaN%

16.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.14%

Male Poverty Rate

17.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jefferson County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jefferson County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 37.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jefferson 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 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.45%.

Jefferson County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.38%
High School16.58%
Some College10.08%
Bachelors or Greater5.56%

Jefferson County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.42%
Male Unemployed32.28%
Female Employed8.79%
Female Unemployed40.46%

Jefferson County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jefferson County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,849$61,850
Families$60,034$72,277
Married Families$70,022$81,815
Non Families$26,455$40,928
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Income by Household Type

Jefferson County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Jefferson County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Jefferson 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 55-64.

Jefferson County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Jefferson County, Ohio Marital Status

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4,971

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War641
First Gulf War1,026
Vietnam1,824
Korea373
World War II131

Jefferson County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34301
35 to 541,236
55 to 64857
65 to 741,391
75+1,186

Jefferson County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,7189.60%
Black1977.27%
2+ Races566.16%
Hispanic273.89%

Jefferson County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Jefferson County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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10.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jefferson County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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54.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Jefferson County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Jefferson County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Jefferson 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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65.72%

Born in Jefferson County, Ohio

98.71%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.71% of Jefferson County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 65.72% having been born in Ohio. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jefferson 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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