Carroll County is a county located in the state of Ohio. As of 2000, the population is 28,836. Its county seat is Carrollton6.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,033 km˛ (399 mi˛). 1,022 km˛ (395 mi˛) of it is land and 11 km˛ (4 mi˛) of it is water. The total area is 1.09% water.
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 28,836 people, 11,126 households, and 8,155 families residing in the county. The population density is 28/km˛ (73/mi˛). There are 13,016 housing units at an average density of 13/km˛ (33/mi˛). The racial makeup of the county is 98.20% White, 0.54% Black or African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.09% from other races, and 0.71% from two or more races. 0.55% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 11,126 households out of which 31.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.90% are married couples living together, 7.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.70% are non-families. 22.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.56 and the average family size is 3.00.
In the county the population is spread out with 25.10% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 27.50% from 25 to 44, 25.70% from 45 to 64, and 14.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 98.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.40 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $35,509, and the median income for a family is $41,114. Males have a median income of $31,611 versus $21,285 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,701. 11.40% of the population and 8.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 17.20% of those under the age of 18 and 11.10% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
- Carroll County Visitor's Bureau (http://www.carrollcountyohio.com/)