Wood County, Ohio Population 2020

Wood County, Ohio's estimated population is 131,024 with a growth rate of 0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wood County, Ohio is the 22nd largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020131,0241640.13%
2019130,8601640.13%
2018130,6961640.13%
2017130,5327240.56%
2016129,8085020.39%
2015129,306-30-0.02%
2014129,3363340.26%
2013129,0025860.46%
2012128,4161,3101.03%
2011127,1061,1540.92%
2010125,95212,68311.20%
1990113,2695,8975.49%
1980107,37217,65019.67%
197089,72217,12623.59%
196072,59612,99121.80%
195059,6057,80915.08%
194051,7961,4762.93%
193050,3205,42812.09%
192044,892-1,438-3.10%
191046,330-5,225-10.13%
190051,5557,16316.14%
189044,39210,37030.48%
188034,0229,42638.32%
187024,5966,71037.52%
186017,8868,72995.33%
18509,1573,80070.94%
18405,3574,255386.12%
18301,10236950.34%
18207330.00%

Wood County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White119,58492.03%
Black or African American3,4592.66%
Two or More Races3,1472.42%
Asian2,1641.67%
Some Other Race1,3011.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native2220.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander590.05%

Wood County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Wood County, Ohio Median Age

34.8


Total

33.6


Male

36


Female

Wood County, Ohio Adults

There are 103,264 adults, (18,822 of whom are seniors) in Wood County, Ohio.

Wood County, Ohio Age Dependency

53.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wood County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

65,941

50.75%

Male

63,995

49.25%

Wood County, Ohio Households and Families

Wood County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wood County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All65.8%34.2%
Male56.7%43.3%
Female54.1%45.9%
Non Family42.6%57.4%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All50,4432.4465.8
Married24,6583.1287
Non Family19,5911.4142.6
Female4,2102.9854.1
Male1,9843.0556.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wood County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0471.30%
9th to 12th Grade3,7084.62%
High School Graduate24,95431.08%
Some College15,74019.60%
Associates Degree8,24610.27%
Bachelors Degree15,39619.17%
Graduate Degree11,21113.96%

Wood County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White73,22669,34124,021
Hispanic3,5962,973829
Asian1,4521,354897
Black1,3441,254640
Other Race880690104
Multiple Races766751296
Native American17214137
Islander1616

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 asian people with a rate of 61.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,395$52,257$33,428
Less Than High School$23,040$25,530$17,107
High School Grad$31,381$38,845$25,225
Some College$36,337$50,630$28,921
Bachelors Degree$53,914$70,929$41,588
Graduate Degree$64,106$74,200$57,843

$41,395

Average Earnings

$52,257

Average Male

$33,428

Average Female

Wood County, Ohio Language

Wood County, Ohio Language by Age

Wood County, Ohio Language

94.83% of Wood County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 5.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Wood County, Ohio Poverty

Wood County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White109,72713,61112.40%
Hispanic6,7311,15817.20%
Black2,53982832.61%
Multiple2,82962622.13%
Other1,18437731.84%
Asian2,06727413.26%
Native2224419.82%
Islander594372.88%

13.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.25%

Male Poverty Rate

14.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wood County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wood County, Ohio is Islander, with 72.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wood County, Ohio is White, with 12.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.71%
High School8.93%
Some College8.61%
Bachelors or Greater3.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.38%
Male Unemployed24.91%
Female Employed13.69%
Male Employed9.46%

Wood County, Ohio Income

Wood County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,789$78,832
Families$80,511$99,333
Married Families$91,771$111,017
Non Families$32,291$44,706

Wood County, Ohio Marital Status

Wood County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wood County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Wood 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 35-44.

Wood County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Wood County, Ohio Veterans

7,173

Number of Veterans

6,824

Male Veterans

349

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,444
Second Gulf War1,299
First Gulf War1,089
Korea653
World War II311
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,864
75+1,664
35 to 541,529
55 to 641,244
18 to 34872
Name Veterans % of Total
White6,8757.20%
Hispanic1944.04%
Black983.35%
Other948.39%
2 or More563.58%
Indian3520.11%
Asian110.64%
Hawaiian46.78%

$Wood County, Ohio Veterans by Education

5.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wood County, Ohio Employment Status

68%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wood 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

78.38%

Born in Ohio

96.63%

Native Born

3.37%

Foreign Born

1.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.63% of Wood County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 78.38% having been born in Ohio. 1.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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