Perry County, Ohio Population 2020

Perry County, Ohio's estimated population is 36,111 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perry County, Ohio is the 68th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202036,111390.11%
201936,072390.11%
201836,033390.11%
201735,994-7-0.02%
201636,001290.08%
201535,972450.13%
201435,927-75-0.21%
201336,002170.05%
201235,985-246-0.68%
201136,2311900.53%
201036,0414,48414.21%
199031,5575251.69%
198031,0323,59813.12%
197027,434-430-1.54%
196027,864-1,135-3.91%
195028,999-2,088-6.72%
194031,087-358-1.14%
193031,445-4,653-12.89%
192036,0987021.98%
191035,3963,55511.16%
190031,8416902.22%
189031,1512,93310.39%
188028,2189,76552.92%
187018,453-1,225-6.23%
186019,678-1,097-5.28%
185020,7751,4317.40%
184019,3445,37438.47%
183013,9705,54165.74%
18208,4290.00%

Perry County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,97097.18%
Two or More Races6621.84%
Black or African American1490.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native930.26%
Asian650.18%
Some Other Race380.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.02%

Perry County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Perry County, Ohio Median Age

39.9


Total

39.4


Male

40.6


Female

Perry County, Ohio Adults

There are 27,416 adults, (5,716 of whom are seniors) in Perry County, Ohio.

Perry County, Ohio Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

17,966

49.93%

Male

18,019

50.07%

Perry County, Ohio Households and Families

Perry County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perry County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All74.3%25.7%
Male66.5%33.5%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female53.8%46.2%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5472.6374.3
Married7,0983.0888.7
Non Family3,8061.2458.1
Female1,6023.4753.8
Male1,0413.3766.5

3.07

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perry County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6752.76%
9th to 12th Grade2,82611.54%
High School Graduate10,99544.88%
Some College4,48018.29%
Associates Degree2,51110.25%
Bachelors Degree1,8787.67%
Graduate Degree1,1314.62%

Perry County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,87120,5582,918
Multiple Races28022139
Hispanic16614027
Black10268
Native American7127
Asian652525
Islander8

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,013$41,785$28,198
Less Than High School$16,667$20,292$9,706
High School Grad$30,371$40,351$20,725
Some College$36,594$51,250$30,317
Bachelors Degree$45,642$49,821$44,125
Graduate Degree$58,285$64,489$57,132

$34,013

Average Earnings

$41,785

Average Male

$28,198

Average Female

Perry County, Ohio Language

Perry County, Ohio Language by Age

Perry County, Ohio Language

98.00% of Perry County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Perry County, Ohio Poverty

Perry County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White34,4226,54019.00%
Multiple64924036.98%
Black1476846.26%
Native934750.54%
Hispanic2944113.95%
Other38923.68%

19.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.89%

Male Poverty Rate

20.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Ohio is Native, with 50.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 13.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.91%
High School16.35%
Some College14.90%
Bachelors or Greater5.57%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.98%
Male Unemployed41.89%
Female Employed9.87%
Male Employed4.71%

Perry County, Ohio Income

Perry County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,811$58,606
Families$57,300$65,400
Married Families$66,974$74,949
Non Families$25,470$36,752

Perry County, Ohio Marital Status

Perry County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Perry 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.

Perry County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Perry County, Ohio Veterans

2,598

Number of Veterans

2,418

Male Veterans

180

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,109
Second Gulf War460
First Gulf War432
Korea169
World War II38
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74723
35 to 54708
55 to 64500
75+344
18 to 34323
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4839.30%
2 or More9222.89%
Indian2021.51%
Black32.63%

$Perry County, Ohio Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry County, Ohio Employment Status

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Perry 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

86.59%

Born in Ohio

99.49%

Native Born

0.51%

Foreign Born

0.14%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.49% of Perry County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 86.59% having been born in Ohio. 0.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

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