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Wood County, Ohio

Wood County is a county located in the U.S. State of Ohio. As of 2000, the population is 121,065. Its county seat is Bowling Green6.

Table of contents
1 Geography
2 Demographics
3 Cities and towns


\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,607 km² (621 mi²). 1,599 km² (617 mi²) of it is land and 8 km² (3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.52% water.


\nAs of the
census2 of 2000, there are 121,065 people, 45,172 households, and 29,678 families residing in the county. The population density is 76/km² (196/mi²). There are 47,468 housing units at an average density of 30/km² (77/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 94.83% White, 1.27% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American, 1.03% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 1.45% from other races, and 1.18% from two or more races. 3.33% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 45,172 households out of which 32.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.90% are married couples living together, 8.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 34.30% are non-families. 25.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.51 and the average family size is 3.04. In the county, the population is spread out with 23.70% under the age of 18, 17.20% from 18 to 24, 26.80% from 25 to 44, 21.30% from 45 to 64, and 11.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 93.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 91.10 males. The median income for a household in the county is $44,442, and the median income for a family is $56,468. Males have a median income of $40,419 versus $26,640 for females. The per capita income for the county is $21,284. 9.60% of the population and 4.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 7.40% are under the age of 18 and 5.80% are 65 or older.

Cities and towns

Bairdstown\n*Bloomdale\n*Bowling Green\n*Bradner\n*Custar\n*Cygnet\n*Grand Rapids\n*Haskins\n*Hoytville\n*Jerry City\n*Luckey\n*Millbury\n*Milton Center\n*North Baltimore\n*Northwood\n*Pemberville\n*Perrysburg\n*Portage\n*Risingsun\n*Rossford\n*Tontogany\n*Walbridge\n*Wayne\n*West Millgrove\n*Weston