Portsmouth, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Portsmouth, Ohio Info Snack

Population
20,311
Unemployment
11.2%
Poverty
36.5%
Median Home
$78,400
Median Income
$28,840
Median Rent
$606

Portsmouth SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Portsmouth, OH Crime Report

1,139
Total Crimes
5,563.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
124.63%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Portsmouth
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,139 5,563.4 2,348.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 118 576.4 293.2 366.7
Murder 1 4.9 4.6 5.0
Robbery 33 161.2 75.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 70 341.9 163.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,021 4,987.1 2,055.7 2,109.9
Burglary 213 1,040.4 375.5 340.5
Larceny 720 3,516.8 1,520.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 88 429.8 159.7 219.9

Portsmouth, OH Cost Of Living

84
Portsmouth's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Portsmouth Ohio National Average
Overall 84 91 100
Services 102 100 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 103 96 100
Housing 45 73 100
Transportation 111 102 100
Utilities 87 91 100

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Rankings for Portsmouth in Ohio

Map Of Portsmouth, OH

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Population over time in Portsmouth

Year Population % Change
2019 20,311 -0.3%
2018 20,366 0.1%
2017 20,343 -0.2%
2016 20,393 0.1%
2015 20,376 0.3%
2014 20,320 -0.2%
2013 20,357 0.3%
2012 20,300 0.3%
2011 20,235 -0.0%
2010 20,244 -

Race / Ethnicity in Portsmouth

White
87.7% (17,818)
African American
5.9% (1,204)
American Indian
0.6% (116)
Asian
1.1% (228)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (71)
Two Or More
2.4% (492)
Hispanic
1.9% (382)
Race Portsmouth OH USA
White 87.7% 78.9% 60.7%
African American 5.9% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Portsmouth

Female
53.0% (10,763)
Male
47.0% (9,548)
Gender Portsmouth OH USA
Female 53.0% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Portsmouth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (812)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (2,640)
High School / GED
38.0% (7,718)
Some College
23.0% (4,671)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,218)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,827)
Master's Degree
4.0% (812)
Professional Degree
2.0% (406)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (203)
Education Portsmouth OH USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Portsmouth, Ohio

Less than $10,000
17.6% (357,371)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.0% (203,299)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.0% (366,128)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (204,482)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (261,520)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.9% (282,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.5% (132,298)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.2% (146,261)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (26,270)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (51,120)
Income Portsmouth OH USA
Less than $10,000 17.6% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.0% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.0% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.9% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.5% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.2% 14.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.9% 7.7%

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