In 2017, Portage County PUMA, OH had a population of 162k people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $53,816. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Portage County PUMA, OH grew from 161,796 to 162,080, a 0.176% increase and its median household income grew from $52,427 to $53,816, a 2.65% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portage County PUMA, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (90%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.06%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.18%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.85%), and White (Hispanic) (0.945%). 4.9% of the people in Portage County PUMA, OH speak a non-English language, and 97.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage County PUMA, OH are Kent State University at Kent (8,016 degrees awarded in 2017), Hiram College (263 degrees), and Northeast Ohio Medical University (231 degrees).
The median property value in Portage County PUMA, OH is $152,000, and the homeownership rate is 68.7%. Most people in Portage County PUMA, OH commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage County PUMA, OH is 2 cars per household.
Portage County PUMA, OH borders Lyndhurst, Mayfield Heights, Shaker Heights & Solon Cities PUMA, OH, Trumbull (Outside Warren City) & Mahoning (Outside Youngstown City) Counties PUMA, OH, Alliance City PUMA, OH, Hudson, Twinsburg & Macedonia Cities PUMA, OH, Geauga & Lake (South) Counties PUMA, OH, Cuyahoga Falls (Southeast), Stow & Tallmadge Cities PUMA, OH, and Barberton, Green & New Franklin Cities PUMA, OH.