Muskingum County, Ohio Population 2020

Muskingum County, Ohio's estimated population is 86,148 with a growth rate of 0.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Muskingum County, Ohio is the 31st largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201886,183350.04%
201786,1481750.20%
201685,973-201-0.23%
201586,1742740.32%
201485,9002600.30%
201385,640-146-0.17%
201285,786-450-0.52%
201186,236230.03%
201086,2134,1455.05%
199082,068-1,272-1.53%
198083,3405,5147.09%
197077,826-1,333-1.68%
196079,1594,6246.20%
195074,5354,7406.79%
194069,7952,3973.56%
193067,3989,41816.24%
192057,9804920.86%
191057,4884,3038.09%
190053,1851,9753.86%
189051,2101,4362.89%
188049,7744,88810.89%
187044,8864701.06%
186044,416-633-1.41%
185045,0496,30016.26%
184038,7499,41532.10%
183029,33411,51064.58%
182017,8247,78877.60%
181010,0360.00%

How Many People Live in Muskingum County, Ohio?

86,148

Muskingum County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79,11691.91%
Two or More Races3,3803.93%
Black or African American2,6893.12%
Some Other Race3850.45%
Asian3060.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native1810.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.02%

Muskingum County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Muskingum County, Ohio Median Age

40.2


Total

38.9


Male

41.6


Female

Muskingum County, Ohio Adults

There are 66,249 adults, (14,685 of whom are seniors) in Muskingum County, Ohio.

Muskingum County, Ohio Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Muskingum County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

44,357

51.53%

Male

41,719

48.47%

Muskingum County, Ohio Households and Families

Muskingum County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Muskingum County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
Male70.7%29.3%
All67.7%32.3%
Non Family55%45%
Female38.4%61.6%

67.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,2392.4667.7
Married16,0843.184.8
Non Family12,1141.1955
Female4,3123.1638.4
Male1,7293.5670.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Muskingum County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8003.08%
9th to 12th Grade5,6109.61%
High School Graduate24,56842.09%
Some College11,33919.43%
Associates Degree6,01210.30%
Bachelors Degree5,7999.93%
Graduate Degree3,2445.56%

Muskingum County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54,65647,9208,586
Black1,9091,460220
Multiple Races1,137981111
Hispanic48643146
Other Race238208
Asian19019095
Native American6868
Islander1919

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 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,338$41,861$26,332
Less Than High School$24,144$30,114$14,338
High School Grad$30,142$40,340$20,349
Some College$31,507$41,774$27,157
Bachelors Degree$45,587$54,118$36,742
Graduate Degree$59,281$65,219$56,750

$32,338

Average Earnings

$41,861

Average Male

$26,332

Average Female

Muskingum County, Ohio Language

Muskingum County, Ohio Language by Age

Muskingum County, Ohio Language

97.79% of Muskingum County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Muskingum County, Ohio Poverty

Muskingum County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White76,83711,34414.76%
Multiple3,2181,35041.95%
Black2,48366726.86%
Hispanic86218521.46%
Asian2688330.97%
Other3437321.28%
Native1814927.07%

16.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.53%

Male Poverty Rate

17.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muskingum County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muskingum County, Ohio is Multiple, with 41.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muskingum County, Ohio is White, with 14.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.03%
High School13.88%
Some College11.12%
Bachelors or Greater5.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.35%
Male Unemployed32.33%
Female Employed10.85%
Male Employed4.57%

Muskingum County, Ohio Income

Muskingum County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,276$58,769
Families$57,707$69,851
Married Families$67,773$81,854
Non Families$25,445$35,547

Muskingum County, Ohio Marital Status

Muskingum County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Muskingum County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Muskingum 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.

Muskingum County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Muskingum County, Ohio Veterans

5,739

Number of Veterans

5,405

Male Veterans

334

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,006
Second Gulf War1,062
First Gulf War929
Korea424
World War II291
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3208.62%
Black2179.77%
2 or More1187.25%
Hispanic9115.35%
Other6522.97%
Hawaiian19100.00%

$Muskingum County, Ohio Veterans by Education

7.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muskingum County, Ohio Employment Status

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Muskingum 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

85.95%

Born in Ohio

98.96%

Native Born

1.04%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.96% of Muskingum County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 85.95% having been born in Ohio. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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