Pickaway County is a county located in the state of Ohio. As of 2000, the population is 52,727. Its county seat is Circleville6.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,313 km˛ (507 mi˛). 1,300 km˛ (502 mi˛) of it is land and 13 km˛ (5 mi˛) of it is water. The total area is 0.96% water.
- Franklin County (north)
- Fairfield County (east)
- Hocking County (southeast)
- Ross County (south)
- Fayette County (southwest)
- Madison County (northwest)
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 52,727 people, 17,599 households, and 13,287 families residing in the county. The population density is 41/km˛ (105/mi˛). There are 18,596 housing units at an average density of 14/km˛ (37/mi˛). The racial makeup of the county is 91.95% White, 6.43% Black or African American, 0.28% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.15% from other races, and 0.93% from two or more races. 0.63% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 17,599 households out of which 35.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.50% are married couples living together, 9.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 24.50% are non-families. 20.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.63 and the average family size is 3.02.
In the county, the population is spread out with 24.30% under the age of 18, 9.00% from 18 to 24, 32.60% from 25 to 44, 23.40% from 45 to 64, and 10.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 122.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 125.00 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $42,832, and the median income for a family is $49,259. Males have a median income of $36,265 versus $26,086 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,478. 9.50% of the population and 7.60% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 13.40% of those under the age of 18 and 7.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
Municipalities and census-designated places
- Commercial Point
- Logan Elm Village
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