Lake County, Ohio Population 2020

Lake County, Ohio's estimated population is 230,370 with a growth rate of 0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Ohio is the 11th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018230,5141440.06%
2017230,3707470.33%
2016229,623-255-0.11%
2015229,87850.00%
2014229,873-207-0.09%
2013230,0805180.23%
2012229,562-403-0.18%
2011229,965-46-0.02%
2010230,01114,5126.73%
1990215,4992,6981.27%
1980212,80115,6017.91%
1970197,20048,50032.62%
1960148,70072,72195.71%
195075,97925,95951.90%
194050,0208,34620.03%
193041,67413,00745.37%
192028,6675,74025.04%
191022,9271,2475.75%
190021,6803,44518.89%
189018,2351,90911.69%
188016,3263912.45%
187015,9353592.30%
186015,5769226.29%
185014,6549356.82%
184013,7190.00%

How Many People Live in Lake County, Ohio?

230,370

Lake County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White209,94891.26%
Black or African American9,3904.08%
Two or More Races5,3322.32%
Asian2,8161.22%
Some Other Race2,1860.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native3340.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander460.02%

Lake County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Lake County, Ohio Median Age

43.7


Total

41.9


Male

45.3


Female

Lake County, Ohio Adults

There are 182,808 adults, (43,492 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Ohio.

Lake County, Ohio Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

117,673

51.15%

Male

112,379

48.85%

Lake County, Ohio Households and Families

Lake County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All74.4%25.6%
Male62.3%37.7%
Non Family61%39%
Female56.2%43.8%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All95,9802.3674.4
Married47,0273.0489.2
Non Family34,4091.261
Female10,0472.9656.2
Male4,4972.8962.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,7112.25%
9th to 12th Grade9,4795.75%
High School Graduate52,50831.87%
Some College36,65422.25%
Associates Degree16,4429.98%
Bachelors Degree29,20617.73%
Graduate Degree16,77010.18%

Lake County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White150,395140,00842,594
Black5,8855,1011,087
Hispanic4,7873,101488
Asian2,2491,9711,392
Multiple Races1,9831,620416
Other Race1,20673287
Native American27126629
Islander553

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 61.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,632$49,309$35,574
Less Than High School$26,450$30,299$18,780
High School Grad$32,873$40,055$26,498
Some College$38,829$47,166$32,775
Bachelors Degree$54,335$68,376$46,898
Graduate Degree$72,273$81,250$61,875

$41,632

Average Earnings

$49,309

Average Male

$35,574

Average Female

Lake County, Ohio Language

Lake County, Ohio Language by Age

Lake County, Ohio Language

92.28% of Lake County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 7.72% 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 Poverty

Lake County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White201,18713,8316.87%
Hispanic9,7632,09521.46%
Black9,0662,07322.87%
Multiple5,20396518.55%
Other2,18030614.04%
Asian2,7822719.74%
Native320134.06%

8.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.67%

Male Poverty Rate

8.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Ohio is Black, with 22.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Ohio is Native, with 4.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.12%
High School8.91%
Some College6.72%
Bachelors or Greater3.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.18%
Female Unemployed19.93%
Female Employed4.46%
Male Employed2.76%

Lake County, Ohio Income

Lake County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,475$79,897
Families$77,895$95,459
Married Families$89,955$107,930
Non Families$37,563$49,208

Lake County, Ohio Marital Status

Lake County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Lake County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Lake County, Ohio Veterans

14,869

Number of Veterans

14,188

Male Veterans

681

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,682
First Gulf War1,964
Second Gulf War1,820
Korea1,627
World War II714
Name Veterans % of Total
White14,1658.39%
Black4216.17%
Hispanic1572.64%
2 or More1264.44%
Asian843.56%
Other483.19%
Indian258.90%

$Lake County, Ohio Veterans by Education

4.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Ohio Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lake 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

78.62%

Born in Ohio

94.60%

Native Born

5.40%

Foreign Born

2.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.60% of Lake County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 78.62% having been born in Ohio. 2.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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