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People QuickFacts Ohio USA
Population definition and source info Population, 2000 11,353,140281,421,906
Population, percent change definition and source info Population, percent change, 1990 to 2000 4.7%13.1%
White persons, percent definition and source info White persons, percent, 2000 (a) 85.0%75.1%
Black or African American persons, percent definition and source info Black or African American persons, percent, 2000 (a) 11.5%12.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent definition and source info American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2000 (a) 0.2%0.9%
Asian persons, percent definition and source info Asian persons, percent, 2000 (a) 1.2%3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent definition and source info Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2000 (a) Z0.1%
Persons reporting some other race, percent definition and source info Persons reporting some other race, percent, 2000 (a) 0.8%5.5%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent definition and source info Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2000 1.4%2.4%
Persons under 18 years old, percent definition and source info Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2000 25.4%25.7%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent definition and source info Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2000 (b) 1.9%12.5%
High school graduates, persons 25 years and over definition and source info High school graduates, persons 25 years and over, 1990 5,239,876119,524,718
College graduates, persons 25 years and over definition and source info College graduates, persons 25 years and over, 1990 1,175,33632,310,253
Homeownership rate definition and source info Homeownership rate, 1990 67.5%64.2%
Single family homes definition and source info Single family homes, number 1990 3,044,47765,761,652
Households definition and source info Households, 1990 4,089,31291,993,582
Persons per household definition and source info Persons per household, 1990 2.592.63
Family households definition and source info Family households, 1990 2,915,43965,049,428
Median household money income definition and source info Median household money income, 1997 model-based estimate $36,029$37,005
Persons below poverty, percent definition and source info Persons below poverty, percent, 1997 model-based estimate 11.0%13.3%
Children below poverty, percent definition and source info Children below poverty, percent, 1997 model-based estimate 16.0%19.9%

Business QuickFacts Ohio USA
Private nonfarm establishments with paid employees definition and source info Private nonfarm establishments with paid employees, 1998 270,3436,941,822
Private nonfarm employment definition and source info Private nonfarm employment, 1998 4,806,046108,117,731
Private nonfarm employment definition and source info Private nonfarm employment, percent change 1990-1998 13.2%15.7%
Nonemployer establishments definition and source info Nonemployer establishments, 1997 575,48915,439,609
Manufacturers shipments definition and source info Manufacturers shipments, 1997 ($1000) 241,902,9243,842,061,405
Retail sales definition and source info Retail sales, 1997 ($1000) 102,938,8302,460,886,012
Retail sales per capita definition and source info Retail sales per capita, 1997 $9,181$9,190
Minority-owned firms definition and source info Minority-owned firms, 1992 33,8441,965,565
Women-owned firms definition and source info Women-owned firms, 1992 224,6935,888,883
Housing units authorized by building permits definition and source info Housing units authorized by building permits, 1999 55,8801,663,533
Federal funds and grants definition and source info Federal funds and grants, 1999 ($1000) 53,262,1641,516,775,001
Local government employment - full-time equivalent definition and source info Local government employment - full-time equivalent, 1997 421,09210,227,429

Geography QuickFacts Ohio USA
Land area definition and source info Land area, 2000 (square miles) 40,9483,537,441
Persons per square mile definition and source info Persons per square mile, 2000 277.379.6

(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.
(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.

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NA: Not available
D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information
X: Not applicable
S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards
Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown

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Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts. Data derived from Population Estimates, 2000 Census of Population and Housing, 1990 Census of Population and Housing, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, County Business Patterns, 1997 Economic Census, Minority- and Women-Owned Business, Building Permits, Consolidated Federal Funds Report, 1997 Census of Governments


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