Lorain, Ohio Population 2018

Lorain, Ohio's estimated population is 63,841 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Lorain, Ohio is the 10th largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2696.77 people/mi² (1041.22 people/km²), with a household density of 476.32 people/km² (1233.67 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36.9 years, 35.3 years for males, and 38.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 29,205 households in the city, with an average size of 2.51 people per household. The vacancy rate was 13.9%, with a median rent of $659/month. The median house has 5.6 rooms, and has a value of $85,700.

The median income for households in Lorain, Ohio is $35,753, while the mean household income is $48,238. The per capita income is $19,573, and 21.2% of families and 26.2% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 41.4% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 11.4% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201763,8411410.22%
201663,700830.13%
201563,617-111-0.17%
201463,728410.06%
201363,687-48-0.08%
201263,735-189-0.30%
201163,924-147-0.23%
201064,071-4,581-6.67%
200068,652-2,593-3.64%
199071,245-4,171-5.53%
198075,416-2,769-3.54%
197078,1859,25313.42%
196068,93217,73034.63%
195051,2027,07716.04%
194044,125-387-0.87%
193044,5127,21719.35%
192037,2958,41229.12%
191028,88312,85580.20%
190016,02811,165229.59%
18904,8630.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White46,751
Black or African American10,335
Two or More Races3,283
Some Other Race2,463
Asian562
American Indian and Alaska Native301
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander19

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lorain Oh Population Pyramid 2018

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Lorain Oh Median Age

36.9


Total

35.3


Male

38.8


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 47,753 adults in Lorain Oh.

Lorain Oh Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lorain Oh Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
6,065
Houses With Mortgage
8,491
Vacancy Rate
13.9
Median Rent
659
Median Home Value
85,700
Renter-Occupied Units
10,584
Owner-Occupied Units
14,556
Total Housing Units
29,205

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Lorain Oh for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 8.2% and the labor force participation rate is 60.1%.

Lorain Oh Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.51
Average Family Size
3.15
Total Households
25140
Married Couple Households
9148
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1370
Female Householder (no husband) Families
5463
Non Family Households
9159
Total Families
15981
Households With Own Children
7501
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.5
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.1

Lorain Oh Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
3,124
$10,000 to $14,999
2,171
$15,000 to $24,999
3,688
$25,000 to $34,999
3,338
$35,000 to $49,999
3,808
$50,000 to $74,999
3,899
$75,000 to $99,999
2,753
$100,000 to $149,999
1,663
$150,000 to $199,999
508
Over $200,000
188

Lorain Oh Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Lorain Oh

Ohio

$35,753

$50,674

$48,238

$68,341

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Lorain Oh Education Data

Lorain Oh Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
2,2475.47%
9th to 12th Grade
4,96012.08%
High School Graduate
14,80636.06%
Some College
10,16524.75%
Associates Degree
4,0739.92%
Bachelors Degree
3,0157.34%
Graduate Degree
1,7974.38%