In 2020, Portage County PUMA, OH had a population of 162k people with a median age of 38.3 and a median household income of $59,485. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Portage County PUMA, OH declined from 162,511 to 162,476, a −0.0215% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,618 to $59,485, a 3.24% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Portage County PUMA, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.18%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.13%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.87%), and White (Hispanic) (1.01%).
4.45% of the households in Portage County PUMA, OH reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.9% of the residents in Portage County PUMA, OH are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Portage County PUMA, OH are Kent State University at Kent (7,303 degrees awarded in 2020), Northeast Ohio Medical University (226 degrees), and Hiram College (202 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Portage County PUMA, OH was $160,300, and the homeownership rate was 70.6%.
Most people in Portage County PUMA, OH drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Portage County PUMA, OH was 2 cars per household.
Portage County PUMA, OH borders Lyndhurst, Mayfield Heights, Shaker Heights & Solon Cities PUMA, OH, Geauga & Lake (South) Counties PUMA, OH, Trumbull (Outside Warren City) & Mahoning (Outside Youngstown City) Counties PUMA, OH, Hudson, Twinsburg & Macedonia Cities PUMA, OH, Cuyahoga Falls (Southeast), Stow & Tallmadge Cities PUMA, OH, Barberton, Green & New Franklin Cities PUMA, OH, and Alliance City PUMA, OH.