Ohio as a state is placed in the mid-west part of the United States. Ohio also has the 10th largest highway network and the 34th largest state in the country. Columbus is the capital as well as the largest city with most of the main activities taking place in the city.
Ohio is ranked 8th in terms of GDP out of all the 50 states and also it is the 2nd largest automobiles producer. The only state ahead in terms of this is Michigan, which says a lot about the progress of the state of Ohio.
Population Of Ohio In 2020:
To know the population of Ohio in 2020, the data for the last 5 years needs to be looked at. They are as follows:
- 2015 –11.60 Million
- 2016 – 11.61 Million
- 2017 – 11.62 Million
- 2018 – 11.6403 Million
- 2019 – 11.65236 Million
Looking at the population from 2015-19; there is a certain growth of 0.05236 Million in the past 5 years. On average, every year the population grows by 0.010472 Million. Additionally, the population in 2020 is expected to be 11.65236 Million + 0.010472 Million = 11.662832 Million. As per conclusion, the population of Ohio in 2020 is 11.662832 Million.
Ohio Population 2020 – 11.662832 Million (Estimated)
Demography Of Ohio:
The median age is 39 years with a gender ratio of 51% females and 49% males. White American comprises of 82%, Black 12%, Asian 2%, Native 1%, and others 3%. English is the dominant language spoken in the state of Ohio, also a large number of them speak German, Spanish, Chinese and Arabic. These are some of the commonly spoken languages in the state but also there are others too in smaller numbers.
Population Density And Growth Of Ohio:
Ohio has a population density of 109 persons per square kilometer. During the year 1800, the population was a mere 45,300 but in 10 years it went way higher and the population numbers touched 230,000 in 1810. But, there came a time from 2000-2010 where the population failed to have a decent growth. If we go by that period, Ohio might take a few more years even to touch the 12 million mark.
Facts About Ohio:
The state is somehow also called as the buckeye state. You know why? The buckeye trees are evenly spread all over Ohio River Valley. These trees have brown nuts which look similar to the eye of a deer and this is the reason for being called a buckeye state. Also, having one in your pocket brings luck to you.
The Cuyahoga River in the state is said to be one of the most polluted in the country and has caught fire around 13 times. It was only in 1969 when the river was cleaned after some media coverage.
Ohio has many things under its sleeve and one of them being a house made out of trash. Yes, you heard it right. A couple went on to make a house out of total trash and it turned out to be fascinating. Currently, the house is open for tours.
It was said that there was a serpent monster in Lake Erie. The serpent monster has said to be sighted numerous times in 1817. Fresh reports came in 1931 as well about it but currently, its existence can’t be proved.
It is kind of weird to know that this sandwich shop known as Maid-Rite is not famous for its menu but for its wall. People come here to stick their gum on the wall of the building, getting the name ‘Wall of Gum’.