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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fostoria is 13,053. Fostoria, Ohio is the 2,602nd largest city in the US.
Parts of Fostoria are located within Hancock County, Seneca County and Wood County.
The peak population of Fostoria was in 1990, when its population was 14,712. In 1990, Fostoria was the 1,809th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,602nd largest city in the US. Fostoria is currently 11.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Fostoria has shrunk 6.1% since the year 2000. Fostoria, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Fostoria has a population density of 1,781.4 people per square mile.
|2603||Palos Verdes Estates, California||13,052||-2.3%|
|2605||Claremont, New Hampshire||13,039||-0.8%|
|2608||Holly Hill, Florida||13,021||6.6%|
The total voting age population of Fostoria, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,664. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.5% of the residents of Fostoria are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fostoria are 89.3% White, 5.7% Black, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.1% Other, 0.9% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 14.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fostoria, 27.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 44.2%. On a per-household basis, 22.6% of families are below the poverty line in Fostoria.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.7% of Fostoria residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.5% of Fostoria residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.0% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fostoria residents aged 5 and older, 6.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fostoria is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fostoria, 6.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fostoria is $39,688.
In Fostoria, 65.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.2% of housing units in Fostoria.
Of all the housing units in Fostoria, 37.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Fostoria, 4.2% 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 Fostoria is $667.
In Fostoria, 73.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.