Stark County, Ohio Population 2020

Stark County, Ohio's estimated population is 372,077 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stark County, Ohio is the 8th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018371,574-503-0.14%
2017372,077-1,372-0.37%
2016373,449-1,261-0.34%
2015374,710-855-0.23%
2014375,5654570.12%
2013375,1082320.06%
2012374,8764010.11%
2011374,475-890-0.24%
2010375,3657,7802.12%
1990367,585-11,238-2.97%
1980378,8236,6131.78%
1970372,21031,8659.36%
1960340,34557,15120.18%
1950283,19448,30720.57%
1940234,88713,1035.91%
1930221,78444,56625.15%
1920177,21854,23144.09%
1910122,98728,24029.81%
190094,74710,57712.57%
189084,17020,13931.45%
188064,03111,52321.95%
187052,5089,53022.17%
186042,9783,1007.77%
185039,8785,27515.24%
184034,6038,01530.15%
183026,58814,182114.32%
182012,4069,672353.77%
18102,7340.00%

How Many People Live in Stark County, Ohio?

372,077

Stark County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White328,52287.96%
Black or African American27,4927.36%
Two or More Races11,6143.11%
Asian3,2000.86%
Some Other Race2,0690.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native5120.14%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander660.02%

Stark County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Stark County, Ohio Median Age

41.9


Total

40.2


Male

43.5


Female

Stark County, Ohio Adults

There are 292,310 adults, (69,336 of whom are seniors) in Stark County, Ohio.

Stark County, Ohio Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Stark County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

192,027

51.42%

Male

181,448

48.58%

Stark County, Ohio Households and Families

Stark County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stark County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
All68.3%31.7%
Male60.1%39.9%
Non Family54.1%45.9%
Female42.5%57.5%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All152,6492.3968.3
Married72,1632.9886.6
Non Family53,3141.254.1
Female19,6313.1542.5
Male7,5413.1460.1

2.93

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stark County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,0752.34%
9th to 12th Grade16,4886.35%
High School Graduate97,99037.76%
Some College57,87122.30%
Associates Degree21,9538.46%
Bachelors Degree37,41214.42%
Graduate Degree21,7348.37%

Stark County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White232,274213,71454,601
Black16,92614,6851,939
Hispanic3,7752,716664
Multiple Races3,7203,404583
Asian2,2561,9511,151
Other Race1,207868220
Native American38537864
Islander484825

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 52.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,533$43,718$27,613
Less Than High School$21,130$27,193$14,467
High School Grad$29,122$36,865$21,818
Some College$33,698$42,948$26,088
Bachelors Degree$51,718$67,216$40,458
Graduate Degree$63,986$69,949$58,655

$35,533

Average Earnings

$43,718

Average Male

$27,613

Average Female

Stark County, Ohio Language

Stark County, Ohio Language by Age

Stark County, Ohio Language

96.42% of Stark County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 3.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Stark County, Ohio Poverty

Stark County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White315,30534,32710.89%
Black26,3079,69236.84%
Multiple11,2704,05736.00%
Hispanic7,2122,07128.72%
Other2,05059328.93%
Asian3,1742367.44%
Native49711122.33%

13.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.34%

Male Poverty Rate

15.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stark County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stark County, Ohio is Black, with 36.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stark County, Ohio is Asian, with 7.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.72%
High School12.27%
Some College10.27%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.18%
Male Unemployed38.11%
Female Employed8.82%
Male Employed4.90%

Stark County, Ohio Income

Stark County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,190$68,211
Families$65,456$79,973
Married Families$77,501$93,273
Non Families$30,385$43,015

Stark County, Ohio Marital Status

Stark County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Stark County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Stark 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.

Stark County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Stark County, Ohio Veterans

26,079

Number of Veterans

24,323

Male Veterans

1,756

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9,357
First Gulf War4,507
Second Gulf War2,646
Korea2,528
World War II1,183
Name Veterans % of Total
White24,0789.18%
Black1,5727.79%
Hispanic2344.98%
2 or More2154.14%
Indian13234.29%
Other614.37%
Asian210.80%

$Stark County, Ohio Veterans by Education

6.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stark County, Ohio Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Stark 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

82.79%

Born in Ohio

97.88%

Native Born

2.12%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.88% of Stark County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 82.79% having been born in Ohio. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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