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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sandusky is 24,758. Sandusky, Ohio is the 1,571st largest city in the US.
Sandusky is located entirely in Erie County.
The peak population of Sandusky was in 1990, when its population was 29,571. In 1990, Sandusky was the 939th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,571st largest city in the US. Sandusky is currently 16.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Sandusky has shrunk 11.0% since the year 2000. Sandusky, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Sandusky has a population density of 2,652 people per square mile.
|1566||University Park, Texas||24,849||6.3%|
|1568||San Benito, Texas||24,780||2.2%|
|1574||Morton Grove, Illinois||24,712||10.2%|
|1575||Oak Harbor, Washington||24,709||24.7%|
|1577||Auburn Hills, Michigan||24,686||22.5%|
The total voting age population of Sandusky, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 18,649. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Sandusky are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sandusky are 67.2% White, 23.9% Black, 5.0% Two or more races, 2.9% Other, 0.8% American Indian and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 7.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sandusky, 21.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.6%. On a per-household basis, 18.6% of families are below the poverty line in Sandusky.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.4% of Sandusky residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Sandusky residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.1% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sandusky residents aged 5 and older, 4.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sandusky is 7.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sandusky, 10.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sandusky is $38,380.
In Sandusky, 50.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.6% of housing units in Sandusky.
Of all the housing units in Sandusky, 37.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Sandusky, 2.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 320 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sandusky is $724.
In Sandusky, 73.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.