Summit County, Ohio Population 2020

Summit County, Ohio's estimated population is 541,742 with a growth rate of 0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Summit County, Ohio is the 4th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018541,9181760.03%
2017541,7426470.12%
2016541,095-738-0.14%
2015541,833-629-0.12%
2014542,4625280.10%
2013541,9341,2290.23%
2012540,705-561-0.10%
2011541,266-380-0.07%
2010541,64626,6565.18%
1990514,990-9,482-1.81%
1980524,472-28,899-5.22%
1970553,37139,8027.75%
1960513,569103,53725.25%
1950410,03270,62720.81%
1940339,405-4,726-1.37%
1930344,13158,06620.30%
1920286,065177,812164.26%
1910108,25336,53850.95%
190071,71517,62632.59%
189054,08910,30123.52%
188043,7889,11426.28%
187034,6747,33026.81%
186027,344-141-0.51%
185027,4854,92521.83%
184022,5600.00%

Summit County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White426,91278.79%
Black or African American78,05214.41%
Asian17,9013.30%
Two or More Races15,4562.85%
Some Other Race2,2350.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1830.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander710.01%

Summit County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Summit County, Ohio Median Age

40.9


Total

39.2


Male

42.5


Female

Summit County, Ohio Adults

There are 426,477 adults, (92,166 of whom are seniors) in Summit County, Ohio.

Summit County, Ohio Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Summit County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

278,952

51.49%

Male

262,858

48.51%

Summit County, Ohio Households and Families

Summit County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Summit County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All65.7%34.3%
Male58.7%41.3%
Non Family51%49%
Female44%56%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All224,3852.3765.7
Married98,9423.0785.6
Non Family86,2151.2251
Female29,1353.1544
Male10,0933.1758.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Summit County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8,7432.31%
9th to 12th Grade23,2406.14%
High School Graduate115,73030.55%
Some College76,39220.17%
Associates Degree33,2278.77%
Bachelors Degree77,34020.42%
Graduate Degree44,08811.64%

Summit County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White307,141286,021105,525
Black48,76742,5758,242
Asian11,3358,4984,526
Hispanic5,9374,8231,819
Multiple Races4,8944,3951,391
Other Race1,267953236
Native American851649107
Islander71653

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,203$47,481$31,763
Less Than High School$20,589$26,092$15,125
High School Grad$30,801$37,277$24,148
Some College$34,130$42,026$29,303
Bachelors Degree$52,442$64,892$41,791
Graduate Degree$71,953$87,046$59,026

$39,203

Average Earnings

$47,481

Average Male

$31,763

Average Female

Summit County, Ohio Language

Summit County, Ohio Language by Age

Summit County, Ohio Language

93.59% of Summit County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 6.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.80% of the population.

Summit County, Ohio Poverty

Summit County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White412,49738,4409.32%
Black76,10722,73429.87%
Multiple15,1173,80425.16%
Asian17,7602,71015.26%
Hispanic10,8561,89517.46%
Other2,22723910.73%
Native1,18318715.81%
Islander71912.68%

13.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.72%

Male Poverty Rate

14.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Summit County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Summit County, Ohio is Black, with 29.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Summit County, Ohio is White, with 9.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.13%
High School12.95%
Some College11.15%
Bachelors or Greater3.63%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.55%
Male Unemployed29.50%
Female Employed7.72%
Male Employed4.49%

Summit County, Ohio Income

Summit County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,448$75,811
Families$72,941$94,083
Married Families$88,483$111,835
Non Families$32,170$44,303

Summit County, Ohio Marital Status

Summit County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Summit County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Summit 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.

Summit County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Summit County, Ohio Veterans

32,411

Number of Veterans

30,546

Male Veterans

1,865

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11,263
First Gulf War4,770
Second Gulf War4,001
Korea2,701
World War II1,820
Name Veterans % of Total
White27,3937.92%
Black4,4947.80%
Hispanic3645.00%
2 or More2693.95%
Other1157.80%
Asian870.64%
Indian535.15%

$Summit County, Ohio Veterans by Education

8.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Summit County, Ohio Employment Status

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Summit 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

76.09%

Born in Ohio

94.97%

Native Born

5.03%

Foreign Born

2.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.97% of Summit County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 76.09% having been born in Ohio. 2.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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