Lucas County, Ohio Population 2021

Lucas County, Ohio's estimated population is 425,820 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lucas County, Ohio is the 7th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 441,434 and has seen a growth of -3.54% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021425,820-1,264-0.30%
2020427,084-1,264-0.30%
2019428,348-1,264-0.29%
2018429,612-1,427-0.33%
2017431,039-1,840-0.43%
2016432,879-754-0.17%
2015433,633-952-0.22%
2014434,585-1,571-0.36%
2013436,156-597-0.14%
2012436,753-2,606-0.59%
2011439,359-2,075-0.47%
2010441,434-20,927-4.53%
1990462,361-9,380-1.99%
1980471,741-12,629-2.61%
1970484,37027,4396.01%
1960456,93161,38015.52%
1950395,55151,21814.87%
1940344,333-3,376-0.97%
1930347,70971,98826.11%
1920275,72182,99343.06%
1910192,72839,16925.51%
1900153,55951,26350.11%
1890102,29634,91951.83%
188067,37720,65544.21%
187046,72220,89180.88%
186025,83113,468108.94%
185012,3632,98131.77%
18409,3820.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.30%
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State
Founded
June 20, 1835
County Seat
2010 Population
441,434
Growth Since 2010
-3.54%
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Lucas County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White310,78472.09%
Black or African American82,12019.05%
Two or More Races19,6294.55%
Some Other Race9,9122.30%
Asian7,4401.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,0880.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1290.03%
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Lucas County, Ohio Population by Race

Lucas County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Lucas County, Ohio Median Age

37.8


Total

36.4


Male

39.4


Female

Lucas County, Ohio Adults

There are 331,608 adults, (68,235 of whom are seniors) in Lucas County, Ohio.

Lucas County, Ohio Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lucas County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

222,180

51.54%

Male

208,922

48.46%

Lucas County, Ohio Population by Age

Lucas County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lucas County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All59.7%40.3%
Male51%49%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female37.4%62.6%

59.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lucas County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All179,9302.3459.7
Non Family72,8171.2247.4
Married69,2463.0782.9
Female27,7673.1837.4
Male10,1003.1251

2.99

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Lucas County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,2552.48%
9th to 12th Grade24,1098.25%
High School Graduate86,83029.70%
Some College68,06223.28%
Associates Degree29,31210.02%
Bachelors Degree47,40316.21%
Graduate Degree29,42410.06%
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Lucas County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lucas County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White215,994198,94364,175
Black50,93041,0956,343
Hispanic15,38912,3442,180
2+ Races5,9605,0281,073
Other Race5,5784,038554
Asian5,1254,5572,962
Native American800643174
Islander1108753

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.80%.

Lucas County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,995$44,450$31,272
Less Than 9th Grade$19,474$23,107$13,796
High School Graduate$30,800$36,049$25,785
Some College$33,270$42,716$27,659
Bachelors Degree$50,263$62,492$42,267
Graduate Degree$64,435$76,884$58,468

$36,995

Average Earnings

$44,450

Average Male

$31,272

Average Female

Lucas County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lucas County, Ohio Language by Age

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Lucas County, Ohio Language

93.26% of Lucas County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 6.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Lucas County, Ohio Language

Lucas County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White289,56436,35812.56%
Black79,88227,61034.56%
Hispanic30,0028,26627.55%
Multiple18,9067,16837.91%
Other9,7803,12831.98%
Asian7,2801,35918.67%
Native1,07528826.79%
Islander1293325.58%

18.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.69%

Male Poverty Rate

19.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lucas County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lucas County, Ohio is Multiple, with 37.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lucas County, Ohio is White, with 12.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.89%.

Lucas County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.20%
High School15.88%
Some College13.61%
Bachelors or Greater6.13%

Lucas County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.53%
Male Unemployed38.05%
Female Employed11.10%
Male Employed7.50%

Lucas County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lucas County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,736$68,678
Families$64,703$83,972
Married Families$87,198$106,623
Non Families$30,000$42,746
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Income by Household Type

Lucas County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lucas County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Lucas 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.

Lucas County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Lucas County, Ohio Marital Status

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22,882

Number of Veterans

21,148

Male Veterans

1,734

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8,452
First Gulf War3,758
Second Gulf War3,181
Korea1,888
World War II875

Lucas County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 746,209
75+5,481
35 to 545,448
55 to 644,000
18 to 341,744

Lucas County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18,5737.47%
Black3,3485.59%
Hispanic8634.50%
2+ Races4315.01%
Asian2263.74%
Other Race2122.97%
Native American889.65%
Islander43.28%

Lucas County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Lucas County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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9.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lucas County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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63%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lucas County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Lucas County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Lucas 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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76.46%

Born in Lucas County, Ohio

96.30%

Native Born

3.70%

Foreign Born

1.76%

Non Citizen

1.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.30% of Lucas County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 76.46% having been born in Ohio. 1.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lucas 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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