Meigs County, Ohio Population 2020

Meigs County, Ohio's estimated population is 23,156 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Meigs County, Ohio is the 81st largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202023,156250.11%
201923,131250.11%
201823,106250.11%
201723,081-76-0.33%
201623,157-21-0.09%
201523,178-100-0.43%
201423,278-166-0.71%
201323,444-127-0.54%
201223,571-76-0.32%
201123,647-85-0.36%
201023,7327453.24%
199022,987-654-2.77%
198023,6413,84219.41%
197019,799-2,360-10.65%
196022,159-1,068-4.60%
195023,227-877-3.64%
194024,1041430.60%
193023,961-2,228-8.51%
192026,1895952.32%
191025,594-3,026-10.57%
190028,620-1,193-4.00%
189029,813-2,512-7.77%
188032,3258602.73%
187031,4654,93118.58%
186026,5348,56347.65%
185017,9716,51956.92%
184011,4525,29485.97%
18306,1581,67837.46%
18204,4800.00%

Meigs County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,49997.15%
Black or African American3081.33%
Two or More Races2821.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native410.18%
Asian180.08%
Some Other Race120.05%

Meigs County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Meigs County, Ohio Median Age

43.6


Total

42.2


Male

44.6


Female

Meigs County, Ohio Adults

There are 18,134 adults, (4,389 of whom are seniors) in Meigs County, Ohio.

Meigs County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Meigs County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

11,686

50.46%

Male

11,474

49.54%

Meigs County, Ohio Households and Families

Meigs County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Meigs County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All79.1%20.9%
Male72.4%27.6%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Female61%39%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1932.4979.1
Married4,6293.0290
Non Family2,9321.269.9
Female1,1183.2561
Male5143.5172.4

2.98

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Meigs County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5693.44%
9th to 12th Grade2,28613.80%
High School Graduate6,91941.77%
Some College2,90017.51%
Associates Degree1,76510.66%
Bachelors Degree1,2507.55%
Graduate Degree8755.28%

Meigs County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,09213,3012,076
Black2642297
Multiple Races998212
Hispanic766413
Asian181817
Native American1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 94.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,905$36,381$28,158
Less Than High School$21,543$25,642$13,594
High School Grad$27,418$31,317$18,051
Some College$33,768$42,829$30,126
Bachelors Degree$46,989$52,406$38,333
Graduate Degree$55,375$70,461$47,449

$31,905

Average Earnings

$36,381

Average Male

$28,158

Average Female

Meigs County, Ohio Language

Meigs County, Ohio Language by Age

Meigs County, Ohio Language

99.24% of Meigs County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 0.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.66% of the population.

Meigs County, Ohio Poverty

Meigs County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,1754,95322.34%
Multiple28213447.52%
Black296248.11%
Native411536.59%
Hispanic11943.36%
Other12433.33%

22.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.29%

Male Poverty Rate

23.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meigs County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meigs County, Ohio is Multiple, with 47.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meigs County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 3.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.17%
High School19.34%
Some College14.20%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.14%
Male Unemployed36.47%
Male Employed9.71%
Female Employed9.26%

Meigs County, Ohio Income

Meigs County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,591$59,124
Families$53,620$66,594
Married Families$62,549-
Non Families$24,004$40,705

Meigs County, Ohio Marital Status

Meigs County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Meigs County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Meigs 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.

Meigs County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Meigs County, Ohio Veterans

1,642

Number of Veterans

1,537

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam663
First Gulf War316
Second Gulf War180
Korea173
World War II65
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74587
75+385
55 to 64315
35 to 54300
18 to 3455
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6129.12%
Indian15100.00%
Black155.23%
Hispanic1215.79%

$Meigs County, Ohio Veterans by Education

13.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meigs County, Ohio Employment Status

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Meigs 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

65.62%

Born in Ohio

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.05%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.85% of Meigs County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 65.62% having been born in Ohio. 0.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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