Mahoning County, Ohio Population 2020

Mahoning County, Ohio's estimated population is 230,010 with a growth rate of -0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mahoning County, Ohio is the 12th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018229,642-368-0.16%
2017230,010-365-0.16%
2016230,375-1,529-0.66%
2015231,904-1,485-0.64%
2014233,389-998-0.43%
2013234,387-1,294-0.55%
2012235,681-1,649-0.69%
2011237,330-1,049-0.44%
2010238,379-26,427-9.98%
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%

How Many People Live in Mahoning County, Ohio?

230,010

Mahoning County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White184,75079.96%
Black or African American34,85915.09%
Two or More Races6,9913.03%
Asian1,9720.85%
Some Other Race1,7240.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native6980.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander700.03%

Mahoning County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Mahoning County, Ohio Median Age

43.5


Total

41.3


Male

45.8


Female

Mahoning County, Ohio Adults

There are 184,212 adults, (46,245 of whom are seniors) in Mahoning County, Ohio.

Mahoning County, Ohio Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Mahoning County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

118,322

51.21%

Male

112,742

48.79%

Mahoning County, Ohio Households and Families

Mahoning County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mahoning County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All68.7%31.3%
Male58%42%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
Female48.3%51.7%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All98,0522.2968.7
Married41,2392.9588.4
Non Family38,1611.1856.2
Female13,9253.1448.3
Male4,7272.958

2.91

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mahoning County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6282.21%
9th to 12th Grade11,3066.88%
High School Graduate62,33137.95%
Some College35,05221.34%
Associates Degree12,2547.46%
Bachelors Degree26,17715.94%
Graduate Degree13,4818.21%

Mahoning County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White131,654122,53835,276
Black21,85118,3492,331
Hispanic7,7685,641792
Multiple Races2,3001,970357
Asian1,3851,258898
Other Race1,20680432
Native American537454121
Islander6458

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.08%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,416$40,819$26,636
Less Than High School$17,211$19,271$16,153
High School Grad$26,718$35,574$20,627
Some College$30,467$38,648$25,613
Bachelors Degree$45,390$52,175$39,463
Graduate Degree$58,806$71,713$52,808

$32,416

Average Earnings

$40,819

Average Male

$26,636

Average Female

Mahoning County, Ohio Language

Mahoning County, Ohio Language by Age

Mahoning County, Ohio Language

94.07% of Mahoning County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 5.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.29% of the population.

Mahoning County, Ohio Poverty

Mahoning County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White171,58219,80311.54%
Black32,96713,25540.21%
Hispanic12,8294,50035.08%
Multiple6,8132,25633.11%
Other1,48658339.23%
Asian1,89426714.10%
Native69821430.66%
Islander7068.57%

17.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.86%

Male Poverty Rate

19.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mahoning County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mahoning County, Ohio is Black, with 40.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mahoning County, Ohio is Islander, with 8.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.32%
High School15.73%
Some College13.97%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.26%
Male Unemployed37.12%
Female Employed10.48%
Male Employed6.33%

Mahoning County, Ohio Income

Mahoning County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,682$63,081
Families$60,333$76,529
Married Families$76,533$92,560
Non Families$27,478$39,690

Mahoning County, Ohio Marital Status

Mahoning County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mahoning County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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

Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans

16,133

Number of Veterans

15,155

Male Veterans

978

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,921
First Gulf War2,263
Korea1,806
Second Gulf War1,398
World War II1,085
Name Veterans % of Total
White13,6319.00%
Black2,2268.66%
Hispanic5475.90%
Other1137.70%
2 or More952.89%
Indian6711.04%
Asian10.06%

$Mahoning County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mahoning County, Ohio Employment Status

60%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Mahoning 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

77.62%

Born in Ohio

97.59%

Native Born

2.41%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.59% of Mahoning County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 77.62% having been born in Ohio. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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