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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ironton is 10,434. Ironton, Ohio is the 3,051st largest city in the US.
Ironton is located entirely in Lawrence County.
The peak population of Ironton was in 1990, when its population was 13,006. In 1990, Ironton was the 1,979th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,051st largest city in the US. Ironton is currently 19.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ironton has shrunk 7.7% since the year 2000. Ironton, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ironton has a population density of 2,674.6 people per square mile.
|3045||Galena Park, Texas||10,461||-1.2%|
|3046||Somers Point, New Jersey||10,455||-9.8%|
|3047||Warr Acres, Oklahoma||10,445||7.3%|
|3048||Flat Rock, Michigan||10,441||22.0%|
|3054||Shasta Lake, California||10,423||15.2%|
|3056||La Plata, Maryland||10,404||56.3%|
The total voting age population of Ironton, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,312. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.2% of the residents of Ironton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ironton are 93.7% White, 3.9% Black, 2.3% Two or more races, 0.1% Asian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 1.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ironton, 22.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.3%. On a per-household basis, 20.8% of families are below the poverty line in Ironton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.9% of Ironton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Ironton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ironton residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ironton is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ironton, 12.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ironton is $35,666.
In Ironton, 57.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.0% of housing units in Ironton.
Of all the housing units in Ironton, 35.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Ironton, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 240 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ironton is $614.
In Ironton, 74.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.