Portsmouth, OH
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Portsmouth, Ohio Info Snack

Population
20,094
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
35.2%
Median Home
$75,900
Median Income
$31,117
Median Rent
$579

Portsmouth SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

Portsmouth, OH Crime Report

1,080
Total Crimes
5,359.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
128.45%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Portsmouth
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,080 5,359.5 2,159.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 140 694.8 308.8 387.8
Murder 1 5.0 7.0 6.5
Robbery 18 89.3 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 102 506.2 191.6 279.7
Property Crime 940 4,664.8 1,850.3 1,958.2
Burglary 177 878.4 318.8 314.2
Larceny 699 3,468.8 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 64 317.6 171.7 246.0

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 90 100
Services 100 100 100
Groceries 95 99 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 45 74 100
Transportation 106 102 100
Utilities 88 93 100

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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
2020 20,094 -1.3%
2019 20,366 0.1%
2018 20,343 -0.2%
2017 20,393 0.1%
2016 20,376 0.3%
2015 20,320 -0.2%
2014 20,357 0.3%
2013 20,300 0.3%
2012 20,235 -0.0%
2011 20,244 -

Race / Ethnicity in Portsmouth

White
86.8% (17,440)
African American
6.3% (1,259)
American Indian
0.1% (28)
Asian
1.3% (257)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (38)
Two Or More
3.3% (661)
Hispanic
2.0% (411)
Race Portsmouth OH USA
White 86.8% 78.3% 60.1%
African American 6.3% 12.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 1.3% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.0% 3.9% 18.2%

Gender in Portsmouth

Female
53.2% (10,697)
Male
46.8% (9,396)
Gender Portsmouth OH USA
Female 53.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Portsmouth for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,205)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,411)
High School / GED
39.0% (7,836)
Some College
22.0% (4,420)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,406)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,808)
Master's Degree
3.0% (602)
Professional Degree
1.0% (200)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (200)
Education Portsmouth OH USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Portsmouth, Ohio

Less than $10,000
18.1% (363,961)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (137,972)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.8% (357,776)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (221,231)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (292,358)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (258,579)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (174,368)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.4% (128,456)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (27,832)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (46,863)
Income Portsmouth OH USA
Less than $10,000 18.1% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 4.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.8% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.4% 14.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 5.2% 8.3%

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