Mahoning County, Ohio Population 2021

Mahoning County, Ohio's estimated population is 227,617 with a growth rate of -0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mahoning County, Ohio is the 13th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 238,381 and has seen a growth of -4.52% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021227,617-533-0.23%
2020228,150-533-0.23%
2019228,683-533-0.23%
2018229,216-575-0.25%
2017229,791-478-0.21%
2016230,269-1,577-0.68%
2015231,846-1,545-0.66%
2014233,391-1,002-0.43%
2013234,393-1,309-0.56%
2012235,702-1,661-0.70%
2011237,363-1,018-0.43%
2010238,381-26,425-9.98%
1990264,806-24,681-8.53%
1980289,487-13,937-4.59%
1970303,4242,9440.98%
1960300,48042,85116.63%
1950257,62917,3787.23%
1940240,2514,1091.74%
1930236,14249,83226.75%
1920186,31070,15960.40%
1910116,15146,01765.61%
190070,13414,15525.29%
189055,97913,10830.58%
188042,87111,87038.29%
187031,0015,10719.72%
186025,8942,1599.10%
185023,7350.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.23%
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State
Founded
March 1, 1846
County Seat
2010 Population
238,381
Growth Since 2010
-4.52%
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Mahoning County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White183,22179.67%
Black or African American34,74015.11%
Two or More Races7,3403.19%
Asian2,0420.89%
Some Other Race1,9260.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native6080.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander840.04%
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Mahoning County, Ohio Population by Race

Mahoning County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Mahoning County, Ohio Median Age

43.5


Total

41.4


Male

45.7


Female

Mahoning County, Ohio Adults

There are 183,567 adults, (46,942 of whom are seniors) in Mahoning County, Ohio.

Mahoning County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Mahoning County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

117,682

51.17%

Male

112,279

48.83%

Mahoning County, Ohio Population by Age

Mahoning County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mahoning County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All68.7%31.3%
Male63.9%36.1%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female47.6%52.4%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mahoning County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All98,4722.2768.7
Married40,5022.9488.6
Non Family38,9191.1756.3
Female14,3273.247.6
Male4,7242.863.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Mahoning County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,8052.32%
9th to 12th Grade11,0706.76%
High School Graduate61,63437.64%
Some College35,09721.43%
Associates Degree12,5177.64%
Bachelors Degree26,41516.13%
Graduate Degree13,1998.06%
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Mahoning County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mahoning County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White130,919122,08735,439
Black21,76218,2692,258
Hispanic8,0135,707807
2+ Races2,6232,192357
Asian1,2971,189759
Other Race1,27579151
Native American476390102
Islander7872

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.52%.

Mahoning County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,602$41,548$27,263
Less Than 9th Grade$19,774$21,818$18,169
High School Graduate$27,509$36,933$21,223
Some College$31,084$40,032$25,500
Bachelors Degree$46,389$54,321$40,891
Graduate Degree$60,724$73,757$54,210

$33,602

Average Earnings

$41,548

Average Male

$27,263

Average Female

Mahoning County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mahoning County, Ohio Language by Age

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Mahoning County, Ohio Language

94.11% of Mahoning County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 5.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.24% of the population.

Mahoning County, Ohio Language

Mahoning County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White170,25119,70511.57%
Black32,98012,90739.14%
Hispanic13,4804,71534.98%
Multiple7,1752,39533.38%
Other1,79082946.31%
Asian1,96823912.14%
Native60114524.13%
Islander8467.14%

17.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.00%

Male Poverty Rate

18.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mahoning County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mahoning County, Ohio is Other, with 46.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mahoning County, Ohio is Islander, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.36%.

Mahoning County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.30%
High School16.26%
Some College13.11%
Bachelors or Greater4.41%

Mahoning County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed46.39%
Male Unemployed38.80%
Female Employed10.57%
Male Employed6.29%

Mahoning County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mahoning County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,042$64,844
Families$61,674$78,641
Married Families$79,014$95,899
Non Families$28,442$41,139
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Income by Household Type

Mahoning County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mahoning County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Mahoning 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.

Mahoning County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Mahoning County, Ohio Marital Status

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15,032

Number of Veterans

14,093

Male Veterans

939

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,650
First Gulf War2,150
Second Gulf War1,558
Korea1,546
World War II677

Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 744,714
75+4,297
35 to 542,913
55 to 642,357
18 to 34751

Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White12,7658.48%
Black2,0698.08%
Hispanic4304.52%
2+ Races1113.08%
Native American519.59%
Other Race332.09%
Asian30.19%

Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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8.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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60.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Mahoning County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Mahoning County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Mahoning 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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77.50%

Born in Mahoning County, Ohio

97.74%

Native Born

2.26%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

1.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.74% of Mahoning County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 77.50% having been born in Ohio. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mahoning 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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