Holmes County, Ohio Demographics (select)

1990 Population Count:       32,849  (U.S. Census Bureau)
1998 Population Estimate:    37,841  (U.S. Census Bureau)
2005 Population Projection:  40,970  (Ohio Department of Development)
2015 Population Projection:  48,260  (Ohio Department of Development)

1990 Census Of Population And Housing
   040 Ohio
   050    Holmes County

URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE
     Total population...............................................     32,849
Urban population....................................................      3,148
    Percent of total population.....................................        9.6
Rural population....................................................     29,701
    Percent of total population.....................................       90.4
  Farm population...................................................      5,661

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
     Persons 3 years and over enrolled in school....................      7,224
Preprimary school...................................................        303
Elementary or high school...........................................      6,454
  Percent in private school.........................................       22.8
College.............................................................        467

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years and over.........................................     17,780
Less than 9th grade.................................................      5,863
9th to 12th grade, no diploma.......................................      3,576
High school graduate................................................      5,284
Some college, no degree.............................................      1,398
Associates degree...................................................        489
Bachelor's degree...................................................        863
Graduate or professional degree.....................................        307

Percent high school graduate or higher..............................       46.9
Percent bachelor's degree or higher.................................        6.6

RESIDENCE IN 1985
      Persons 5 years and over......................................     29,309
Lived in same house.................................................     20,134
Lived in different house in U.S.....................................      9,132
  Same State........................................................      8,444
    Same county.....................................................      5,813
    Different county................................................      2,631
  Different State...................................................        688
Lived abroad........................................................         43

DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS
      Persons 16 to 64 years........................................     18,315
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................        750
  With a mobility limitation........................................        340
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        558
With a work disability..............................................      1,178
    In labor force..................................................        607
  Prevented from working............................................        489
      Persons 65 years and over.....................................      2,887
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................        524
  With a mobility limitation........................................        365
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        312

CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN
Women 15 to 24 years................................................        333
Women 25 to 34 years................................................      2,211
Women 35 to 44 years................................................      3,142

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian veterans 16 years and over.................................      1,867
  65 years and over.................................................        489

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Native population...................................................     32,682
    Percent born in state of residence..............................       92.1
Foreign-born population.............................................        167
  Entered the U.S. 1980 to 1990.....................................         27

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
    Persons 5 years and over........................................     29,309
Speak a language other than English.................................     12,606
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................      7,169
  Speak Spanish.....................................................         45
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................         29
  Speak Asian or Pacific Island language............................          0
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................          0

ANCESTRY
  Total ancestries reported.........................................     35,850
Arab................................................................          4
Austrian............................................................         31
Belgian.............................................................          0
Canadian............................................................         36
Czech...............................................................         25
Danish..............................................................         87
Dutch...............................................................        853
English.............................................................      2,428
Finnish.............................................................         15
French (except Basque)..............................................        686
French Canadian.....................................................         80
German..............................................................     21,307
Greek...............................................................          0
Hungarian...........................................................         67
Irish...............................................................      2,652
Italian.............................................................        368
Lithuanian..........................................................         37
Norwegian...........................................................         33
Polish..............................................................        275
Portuguese..........................................................          0
Romanian............................................................          0
Russian.............................................................         28
Scotch-Irish........................................................        327

Scottish............................................................        414
Slovak..............................................................        203
Subsaharan African..................................................          0
Swedish.............................................................        107
Swiss...............................................................      3,150
Ukrainian...........................................................         10
United States or American...........................................        863
Welsh...............................................................        192
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)......................          0
Yugoslavian.........................................................         16
Other ancestries....................................................      1,556

LABOR FORCE STATUS
      Persons 16 years and over.....................................     22,195
In labor force......................................................     14,052
      Percent in labor force........................................       63.3
  Civilian labor force..............................................     14,026
    Employed........................................................     13,643
    Unemployed......................................................        383
      Percent unemployed............................................        2.7
  Armed Forces......................................................         26
Not in labor force..................................................      8,143

      Males 16 years and over.......................................     10,783
In labor force......................................................      8,562
      Percent in labor force........................................       79.4
  Civilian labor force..............................................      8,536
    Employed........................................................      8,303
    Unemployed......................................................        233
      Percent unemployed............................................        2.7
  Armed Forces......................................................         26
Not in labor force..................................................      2,221

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     11,412
In labor force......................................................      5,490
      Percent in labor force........................................       48.1
  Civilian labor force..............................................      5,490
    Employed........................................................      5,340
    Unemployed......................................................        150
      Percent unemployed............................................        2.7
  Armed Forces......................................................          0
Not in labor force..................................................      5,922

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     11,412
With own children under 6 years.....................................      2,532
  Percent in labor force............................................       34.5
With own children 6 to 17 years only................................      2,007
  Percent in labor force............................................       63.3

           Own children under 6 years in families and subfamilies...      4,257
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      1,236

    Own children 6 to 17 years in families and subfamilies..........      7,433
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      3,044

    Persons 16 to 19 years..........................................      2,158
Not enrolled in school and not high school graduate.................      1,089
  Employed or in Armed Forces.......................................        773
  Unemployed........................................................         39
  Not in labor force................................................        277

COMMUTING TO WORK
  Workers 16 years and over.........................................     13,441
Percent drove alone.................................................       51.9
Percent in carpools.................................................       22.7
Percent using public transportation.................................        1.3
Percent using other means...........................................        1.7
Percent walked or worked at home....................................       21.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)..................................       18.9

       OCCUPATION
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     13,643
Executive, administrative, and managerial occupations...............        769
Professional specialty occupations..................................        725
Technicians and related support occupations.........................        250
Sales occupations...................................................        908
Administrative support occupations, including clerical..............      1,288
Private household occupations.......................................        111
Protective service occupations......................................         89
Service occupations, except protective and household................      1,527
Farming, forestry, and fishing occupations..........................      1,800
Precision production, craft, and repair occupations.................      2,036
Machine operators, assemblers, and inspectors.......................      2,179
Transportation and material moving occupations......................        975
Handlers, equipment cleaners, helpers, and laborers.................        986

INDUSTRY
  Employed person 16 years and over.................................     13,643
Agriculture, forestry, and fisheries................................      1,850
Mining..............................................................        325
Construction........................................................      1,088
Manufacturing, nondurable goods.....................................      1,195
Manufacturing, durable goods........................................      2,731
Transportation......................................................        520
Communications and other public utilities...........................        175
Wholesale trade.....................................................        410
Retail trade........................................................      2,124
Finance, insurance, and real estate.................................        258
Business and repair services........................................        362
Personal services...................................................        303
Entertainment, and recreation services..............................         50
Health services.....................................................        908
Educational services................................................        708
Other professional and related services.............................        433
Public administration...............................................        203

CLASS OF WORKER
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     13,643
Private wage and salary workers.....................................      9,950
Government workers..................................................      1,155
  Local government workers..........................................        755
  State government workers..........................................        268
  Federal government workers........................................        132
Self-employed workers...............................................      2,190
Unpaid family workers...............................................        348

INCOME IN 1989
  Households........................................................      9,395
Less than $5,000....................................................        535
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        678
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      1,224
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      2,157
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      1,839
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      1,558
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................        938
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        273
$100,000 to $149,999................................................         87
$150,000 or more....................................................        106
Median household income (dollars)...................................     25,448

  Families..........................................................      7,915
Less than $5,000....................................................        290
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        383
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        978
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      1,836
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      1,601
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      1,506
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................        870
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        266
$100,000 to $149,999................................................         79
$150,000 or more....................................................        106
Median family income (dollars)......................................     27,531

  Nonfamily households..............................................      1,480
Less than $5,000....................................................        245
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        311
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        292
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................        315
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................        224
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................         28
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................         50
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................          7
$100,000 to $149,999................................................          8
$150,000 or more....................................................          0
Median nonfamily household income (dollars).........................     12,212

Per capita income (dollars).........................................      9,191

INCOME TYPE IN 1989
      Households....................................................      9,395
With wage and salary income.........................................      7,339
  Mean wage and salary income (dollars).............................     27,474
With nonfarm self-employment income.................................      1,773
  Mean nonfarm self-employment income (dollars).....................     12,985
With farm self-employment income....................................      1,380
  Mean farm self-employment income (dollars)........................     13,059
With Social Security income.........................................      1,982
  Mean Social Security income (dollars).............................      7,705
With public assistance income.......................................        411
  Mean public assistance income (dollars)...........................      3,577
With retirement income..............................................      1,065
  Mean retirement income (dollars)..................................      7,336

POVERTY STATUS IN 1989
  All persons for whom poverty status is determined.................     31,830
    Below poverty level.............................................      5,489

Persons 18 years and over...........................................     20,026
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,595
  Persons 65 years and over.........................................      2,887
    Below poverty level.............................................        524

Related children under 18 years.....................................     11,800
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,890
  Related children under 5 years....................................      3,540
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,127
  Related children 5 to 17 years....................................      8,260
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,763

Unrelated individuals...............................................      1,795
    Below poverty level.............................................        408

  All families......................................................      7,915
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,024
With related children under 18 years................................      4,580
    Below poverty level.............................................        771
  With related children under 5 years...............................      2,226
    Below poverty level.............................................        560

  Female householder families.......................................        588
    Below poverty level.............................................        125
With related children under 18 years................................        315
    Below poverty level.............................................         98
  With related children under 5 years...............................         78
    Below poverty level.............................................         41
 

       Percent below poverty level:
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All persons.........................................................       17.2
  Persons 18 years and over.........................................       13.0
    Persons 65 years and over.......................................       18.2
  Related children under 18 years...................................       24.5
    Related children under 5 years..................................       31.8
    Related children 5 to 17 years..................................       21.3
  Unrelated individuals.............................................       22.7

All families........................................................       12.9
  With related children under 18 years..............................       16.8
    With related children under 5 years.............................       25.2

Female householder families.........................................       21.3
  With related children under 18 years..............................       31.1
    With related children under 5 years.............................       52.6

      Total housing units...........................................     10,007

YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1989 to March 1990..................................................        173
1985 to 1988........................................................        791
1980 to 1984........................................................      1,029
1970 to 1979........................................................      2,531
1960 to 1969........................................................      1,408
1950 to 1959........................................................        621
1940 to 1949........................................................        567
1939 or earlier.....................................................      2,887

BEDROOMS
No bedroom..........................................................         59
1 bedroom...........................................................        516
2 bedrooms..........................................................      2,238
3 bedrooms..........................................................      4,157
4 bedrooms..........................................................      1,848
5 or more bedrooms..................................................      1,189

SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities................................        231
Lacking complete kitchen facilities.................................        503
Condominium housing units...........................................         24

SOURCE OF WATER
Public system or private company....................................      2,943
Individual drilled well.............................................      5,769
Individual dug well.................................................        250
Some other source...................................................      1,045

SEWAGE DISPOSAL
Public sewer........................................................      2,032
Septic tank or cesspool.............................................      7,474
Other means.........................................................        501

      Occupied housing units........................................      9,315

HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas.........................................................      4,487
Bottled, tank, or LP gas............................................        426
Electricity.........................................................      1,346
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.............................................      1,060
Coal or coke........................................................        246
Wood................................................................      1,527
Solar energy........................................................          0
Other fuel..........................................................        223
No fuel used........................................................          0

YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1989 to March 1990..................................................      1,204
1985 to 1988........................................................      2,144
1980 to 1984........................................................      1,798
1970 to 1979........................................................      2,148
1960 to 1969........................................................      1,024
1959 or earlier.....................................................        997

TELEPHONE
No telephone in unit................................................      2,748

VEHICLES AVAILABLE
  Occupied housing units............................................      9,315
None................................................................      2,883
1...................................................................      1,766
2...................................................................      2,700
3 or more...........................................................      1,966

MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................      3,812
  With a mortgage...................................................      1,976
    Less than $300..................................................        206
    $300 to $499....................................................        597
    $500 to $699....................................................        649
    $700 to $999....................................................        430
    $1,000 to $1,499................................................         88
    $1,500 to $1,999................................................          0
    $2,000 or more..................................................          6
    Median (dollars)................................................        548
  Not mortgaged.....................................................      1,836
    Less than $100..................................................        255
    $100 to $199....................................................      1,019
    $200 to $299....................................................        485
    $300 to $399....................................................         63
    $400 or more....................................................         14
    Median (dollars)................................................        167

SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD  INCOME IN 1989
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................      3,812
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      2,572
  20 to 24 percent..................................................        430
  25 to 29 percent..................................................        315
  30 to 34 percent..................................................        115
  35 percent or more................................................        320
  Not computed......................................................         60
 

GROSS RENT
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................      1,560
  Less than $200....................................................        211
  $200 to $299......................................................        433
  $300 to $499......................................................        557
  $500 to $749......................................................         51
  $750 to $999......................................................          0
  $1,000 or more....................................................          0
  No cash rent......................................................        308
  Median (dollars)..................................................        297

GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1989
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................      1,560
  Less than 20 percent..............................................        658
  20 to 24 percent..................................................        157
  25 to 29 percent..................................................        125
  30 to 34 percent..................................................         82
  35 percent or more................................................        222
  Not computed......................................................        316

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Universe: Persons 5 years and over

Speak only English..................................................     16,703
German (607, 613)...................................................      5,991
Yiddish (609).......................................................          0
Other West Germanic language (608, 610-612).........................      6,392
Scandinavian (614-618)..............................................          0
Greek (637).........................................................          0
Indic (662-678).....................................................         24
Italian (619).......................................................         39
French or French Creole (620-624)...................................         52
Portuguese or Portuguese Creole (629-630)...........................          0
Spanish or Spanish Creole (625, 627-628)............................         45
Polish (645)........................................................         25
Russian (639).......................................................         13
South Slavic (647-652)..............................................          0
Other Slavic language (640-644, 646)................................         10
Other Indo-European language (601-606, 626, 631-636, 638, 653-661)..          7
Arabic (777)........................................................          2
Tagalog (742).......................................................          0
Chinese (708-715)...................................................          0
Hungarian (682).....................................................          0
Japanese (723)......................................................          0
Mon-Khmer (726).....................................................          0
Korean (724)........................................................          0
Native North American languages (800-955, 959-966, 977-982).........         0
Vietnamese (728)....................................................          0
Other and unspecified languages (679-681, 683-707, 716-722, 725,....          6

HOUSEHOLD LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTIC ISOLATION
Universe: Households

English.............................................................      5,727
Spanish:
  Linguistically isolated...........................................          0
  Not linguistically isolated.......................................         27
Asian or Pacific Island language:
  Linguistically isolated...........................................          0
  Not linguistically isolated.......................................          0
Other language:
  Linguistically isolated...........................................      1,312
  Not linguistically isolated.......................................      2,329

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Universe: Persons 25 years and over

Less than 9th grade.................................................      5,863
9th to 12th grade, no diploma.......................................      3,576
High school graduate (includes equivalency).........................      5,284
Some college, no degree.............................................      1,398
Associate degree....................................................        489
Bachelor's degree...................................................        863
Graduate or professional degree.....................................        307

USA Counties - 1998 Census Bureau
General Profile
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Population - total, 1997.............................................        37,373
Population - total, 1990.............................................        32,849
Population - total, 1980.............................................        29,416
Population - percent change, 1990 to 1997............................          13.8
Population - percent change, 1980 to 1990............................          11.7
Population - white, 1996.............................................        36,623
Population - percent white, 1996.....................................          99.6
Population - black, 1996.............................................            54
Population - percent black, 1996.....................................           0.1
Population - American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut, 1996.................            42
Population - percent American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut, 1996.........           0.1
Population - Asian or Pacific Islander, 1996.........................            67
Population - percent Asian or Pacific Islander, 1996.................           0.2
Population - Hispanic (may be of any race), 1996.....................           185
Population - percent Hispanic (may be of any race), 1996.............           0.5
Population - under 5 years, 1996.....................................         3,708
Population - 5 to 14 years, 1996.....................................         7,146
Population - 65 years and over, 1996.................................         4,106
Vital statistics (NCHS) - births, 1994...............................           787
Vital statistics (NCHS) - births per 1000 resident population, 1994..          22.4
Vital statistics (NCHS) - deaths, 1994...............................           228
Vital statistics (NCHS) - deaths per 1000 resident population, 1994..           6.5
Vital statistics (NCHS) - infant deaths, 1994........................             3
Vital statistics (NCHS) - infant deaths per 1000 live births, 1994...           3.8
Public school enrollment (NCES) - number, fall 1994-1995.............         4,815
Public school enrollment (NCES) - number, fall 1991-1992.............         4,711
Educational attainment - percent persons 25 years and over high
 school graduates, 1990..............................................          46.9
Educational attainment - percent persons 25 years and over college
 graduates, 1990.....................................................           6.6
Local government finances - per capita property taxes (dollars),
 1992................................................................           388
Federal funds and grants - per capita expenditures and obligations
 (dollars), 1997.....................................................         1,536
Federal funds and grants - per capita expenditures and obligations
 (dollars), 1990.....................................................         1,127
Social security (SSA) - total benefit recipients, 1996...............         3,453
Social security (SSA) - total benefit recipients, 1990...............         2,900
Supplemental security income (SSA) - total recipients, 1996..........           271
Supplemental security income (SSA) - total recipients, 1990..........           224
Civilian labor force (BLS) - number, 1996............................        18,009
Civilian labor force (BLS) - number, 1990............................        14,737
Civilian labor force (BLS) - unemployment rate, 1996.................           3.7
Civilian labor force (BLS) - unemployment rate, 1990.................           4.4
Personal income (BEA) - total ($1000), 1994..........................       495,295
Personal income (BEA) - total ($1000), 1990..........................       367,854
Personal income (BEA) - per capita (dollars), 1994...................        14,123
Personal income (BEA) - per capita (dollars), 1990...................        11,173
Money income - median household income (dollars), 1993...............        29,133
Money income - median household income (dollars), 1989...............        25,448
Poverty - percent persons below poverty, 1993........................          11.7
Poverty - percent persons below poverty, 1989........................          17.2
Commercial banks and savings institutions (FDIC-insured) - number of
 offices, 1997.......................................................            17
Commercial banks and savings institutions (FDIC-insured) - total
 deposits ($1000), 1997..............................................       418,105
Private nonfarm establishments - total, 1995.........................           776
Private nonfarm establishments - net change, 1990 to 1995............           153
Private nonfarm establishments - percent retail trade, 1995..........          20.6
Private nonfarm establishments - percent services, 1995..............          23.7
Private nonfarm establishments - paid employees, 1995................        10,710
Private nonfarm establishments - average annual payroll per paid
 employee (dollars), 1995............................................        19,773
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total,
 1997................................................................            32
New private housing units authorized by building permits - total,
 1990................................................................             9
New private housing units authorized by building permits - valuation
 ($1000), 1997.......................................................         1,238
New private housing units authorized by building permits - valuation
 ($1000), 1990.......................................................           428
Retail trade - per capita retail sales (dollars), 1992...............         4,802

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