Warren County, Ohio

According to the 2000 Census, Warren County, Ohio has a population of 158,383 people. Of those, 149,919 (94%) are White, 4,327 (3%) are Black, and 1,633 (1%) are Latino[1]. However, 4,983 (or 3% of the 158,383 people) are not residents by choice but are people in prison.

Even though prisoners cannot participate in the local community, the Census Bureau nevertheless counts them as residents of the county where they are incarcerated.

A more accurate description would not include the prisoners. This would give Warren County a population of 153,400 with a demographic that is 96% White, 1% Black, and 1% Latino.

Reported in
Census 2000
Incarcerated
population
Actual
population
Total 158,383 4,983 153,400
White 149,919 2,413 147,506
Black 4,327 2,424 1,903
Latino 1,633 117 1,516


Notes:

[1]The numbers for Whites, Blacks and Latinos may not add up to the total number because we have not included racial groups other than Whites and Blacks and because the Census Bureau considers "Latino" to be an ethnicity, not a race. Most of the people reported as being Latino are also counted as being White or Black.

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