|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ashtabula is 17,933. Ashtabula, Ohio is the 2,055th largest city in the US.
Ashtabula is located entirely in Ashtabula County.
The peak population of Ashtabula was in 1990, when its population was 21,688. In 1990, Ashtabula was the 1,275th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,055th largest city in the US. Ashtabula is currently 17.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ashtabula has shrunk 14.2% since the year 2000. Ashtabula, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ashtabula has a population density of 2,472.4 people per square mile.
|2050||Clemson, South Carolina||17,986||51.6%|
|2051||Mount Holly, North Carolina||17,966||85.6%|
|2054||Scarsdale, New York||17,939||0.4%|
|2056||North Canton, Ohio||17,891||6.8%|
|2057||Bay City, Texas||17,882||-4.0%|
|2058||Los Lunas, New Mexico||17,861||76.5%|
The total voting age population of Ashtabula, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 13,596. The voting age population is 44.7% male and 55.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Ashtabula are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ashtabula are 87.1% White, 8.2% Black, 4.2% Two or more races, 0.3% Other, 0.2% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 8.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ashtabula, 32.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.9%. On a per-household basis, 29.1% of families are below the poverty line in Ashtabula.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.1% of Ashtabula residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.5% of Ashtabula residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.3% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ashtabula residents aged 5 and older, 5.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ashtabula is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ashtabula, 10.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ashtabula is $29,566.
In Ashtabula, 49.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.8% of housing units in Ashtabula.
Of all the housing units in Ashtabula, 34.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Ashtabula, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 280 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ashtabula is $646.
In Ashtabula, 73.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.