Lake County, Ohio Population 2023

Lake County, Ohio's estimated 2023 population is 233,371 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Ohio is the 11th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 population was 230,041 and has seen a growth of 1.45% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Lake County, Ohio Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lake County, Ohio Population by Race

Lake County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2023

Lake County, Ohio Median Age

43.9

Total

42.3

Male

45.6

Female

Lake County, Ohio Adults

There are 183,739 adults, (45,868 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Ohio.

Lake County, Ohio Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female117,58751.18%
Male112,16848.82%

Lake County, Ohio Population by Age

Lake County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.95

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lake County, Ohio Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lake County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.27%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.93%.

Lake County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$43,495

Average Earnings

$51,246

Average Male

$36,691

Average Female

Lake County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake County, Ohio Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lake County, Ohio Language

92.3% of Lake County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 7.7% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.48% of the population.

Lake County, Ohio Language

Lake County, Ohio Poverty by Race

rate

9.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.27%

Male Poverty Rate

9.1%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Ohio is Other, with 35.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Ohio is Native, with 6.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.5%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.72%.

Lake County, Ohio Poverty

Lake County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Lake County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lake County, Ohio Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lake 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.

Lake County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lake County, Ohio Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

14,215

Number of Veterans

13,250

Male Veterans

965

Female Veterans

Lake County, Ohio Veterans by War

Lake County, Ohio Veterans by Age

count

Lake County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Lake County, Ohio Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.9%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Ohio Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, Ohio Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lake County, Ohio Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lake County, Ohio Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

78.11%

Born in Lake County, Ohio

93.54%

Native Born

5.24%

Foreign Born

2.17%

Non Citizen

3.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.54% of Lake County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 78.11% having been born in Ohio. 2.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lake County, Ohio Place of Birth

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