Portage County, OH has a population of 161,796 people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $52,427. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Portage County, OH declined from 161,897 to 161,796, a 0.06% decrease and its median household income declined from $52,552 to $52,427, a 0.24% decrease.
The population of Portage County, OH is 90.3% White, 4.01% Black, and 2.16% Two+. 4.83% of the people in Portage County, OH speak a non-English language, and 97.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage County, OH are Kent State University at Kent, with 6,906 graduates, Hiram College, with 283 graduates, and Northeast Ohio Medical University, with 210 graduates.
The median property value in Portage County, OH is $150,400, and the homeownership rate is 68.7%. Most people in Portage County, OH commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage County, OH is 2 cars per household.
Portage County, OH is the 19th most populated county in Ohio and borders Cuyahoga County, OH; Geauga County, OH; Mahoning County, OH; Stark County, OH; Summit County, OH; and Trumbull County, OH& 1 more.