|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Nelsonville is 4,571. Nelsonville, Ohio is the 5,053rd largest city in the US.
Nelsonville is located entirely in Athens County.
The peak population of Nelsonville was in 2010, when its population was 5,392. In 2010, Nelsonville was the 4,438th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,053rd largest city in the US. Nelsonville is currently 15.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Nelsonville has shrunk 13.7% since the year 2000. Nelsonville, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Nelsonville has a population density of 1,102.2 people per square mile.
|5047||South Tucson, Arizona||4,585||-16.8%|
|5050||New Boston, Texas||4,579||-3.1%|
|5052||Little Falls, New York||4,572||-11.7%|
|5055||Ranlo, North Carolina||4,570||105.0%|
|5056||Beaufort, North Carolina||4,569||20.4%|
|5059||Shannon Hills, Arkansas||4,567||118.9%|
The total voting age population of Nelsonville, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,021. The voting age population is 53.7% male and 46.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.4% of the residents of Nelsonville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Nelsonville are 88.9% White, 5.6% Two or more races, 3.6% Black, 0.9% American Indian, 0.7% Asian and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Nelsonville, 39.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 58.0%. On a per-household basis, 29.3% of families are below the poverty line in Nelsonville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.3% of Nelsonville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.7% of Nelsonville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.6% have a bachelor's degree and 2.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Nelsonville residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Nelsonville is 12.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Nelsonville, 19.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Nelsonville is $28,886.
In Nelsonville, 42.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.7% of housing units in Nelsonville.
Of all the housing units in Nelsonville, 47.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Nelsonville, 5.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Nelsonville is $750.
In Nelsonville, 82.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.