Population http://wyso.org en Central Ohio Counties Lead In Population Growth http://wyso.org/post/central-ohio-counties-lead-population-growth <p></p><p></p><p>COLUMBUS, Ohio - Central Ohio counties are leading the state in population growth categories.</p><p>Population estimates released by the census bureau show Franklin County - home to Columbus - recorded by far the most births in the state last year, 18,200. Adjacent Delaware County had the biggest percentage growth - 2.09 percent - in Ohio in the same period.</p><p>The <a href="http://bit.ly/1m7TLnD">Columbus Dispatch</a>&nbsp;reports that Ohio on the whole lost almost 7,400 people to migration last year. Almost half of that loss came in Cuyahoga County, home to Cleveland.</p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:08:40 +0000 Associated Press 47672 at http://wyso.org Central Ohio Counties Lead In Population Growth Ohio May Be Stemming 'Brain Drain' http://wyso.org/post/ohio-may-be-stemming-brain-drain <p>A newspaper analysis shows that Ohio may be starting to turn around its "brain drain."</p><p>The Dayton Daily News reports that an analysis of census data shows that Ohio may finally have seen the end of a decades-long trend of losing young adults to other states.</p><p>Beginning in 2010, the numbers show, Ohio actually showed an increase in the population of people ages 20 to 34.</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:35:00 +0000 Associated Press & Dayton Daily News 34925 at http://wyso.org Ohio Lost More Residents Than It Gained Last Year http://wyso.org/post/ohio-lost-more-residents-it-gained-last-year <p>More people moved out of Ohio last year than moved into the state.</p><p>That's according to an analysis by the Dayton Daily News, which also reports that the state is losing fewer residents than it has in many years because the economy is improving.</p><p>According to U.S. Census data, Ohio lost over&nbsp; 14 thousand more people than it gained in 2011 - the lowest net loss since 2005.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 12:35:00 +0000 Associated Press & Dayton Daily News 26311 at http://wyso.org