Parma, Ohio Population 2020

78,751

Parma, Ohio's estimated population is 78,751 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Parma, Ohio is the 7th largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3932.60 people/mi² (1518.38 people/km²).

The overall median age is 42.3 years, 40.2 years for males, and 44.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.9 males.

The median income for households in Parma, Ohio is $, while the mean household income is $.

Parma Oh Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Parma Oh was:

  • White: 90.86%
  • Black or African American: 2.98%
  • Two or more races: 2.77%
  • Asian: 1.89%
  • Other race: 1.09%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%

How Many People Live in Parma, Ohio?

78,751
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201878,751-397-0.50%
201779,148-498-0.63%
201679,646-402-0.50%
201580,048-118-0.15%
201480,166-288-0.36%
201380,454-168-0.21%
201280,622-332-0.41%
201180,954-499-0.61%
201081,453-4,202-0.50%
200085,655-2,221-0.26%
199087,876-4,672-0.52%
198092,548-7,668-0.79%
1970100,21617,3711.92%
196082,84553,94811.11%
195028,89712,5325.85%
194016,3652,4661.65%
193013,8990.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,28990.86%
Black or African American2,3682.98%
Two or More Races2,2072.77%
Asian1,5061.89%
Some Other Race8671.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native3170.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.01%

Parma Oh Population Pyramid 2020

Parma Oh Median Age

42.3


Total

40.2


Male

44.9


Female

Parma Oh Adults

There are 64,692 adults, (14,413 of whom are seniors) in Parma Oh.

Parma Oh Age Dependency

58.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Parma Oh Sex Ratio

Female

40,402

50.78%

Male

39,157

49.22%

Parma Oh Households and Families

Parma Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Parma Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All72.1%27.9%
Male65.8%34.2%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Female54.7%45.3%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All33,5512.3472.1
Married14,6473.0584.8
Non Family12,7121.1964.3
Female4,3582.9854.7
Male1,8343.0765.8

2.96

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Parma Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4182.45%
9th to 12th Grade3,5676.15%
High School Graduate21,17236.52%
Some College13,61123.48%
Associates Degree5,85710.10%
Bachelors Degree8,61914.87%
Graduate Degree3,7306.43%

Parma Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52,44648,14711,051
Hispanic2,0771,649272
Black1,4401,323168
Asian1,1401,071644
Multiple Races924823261
Other Race52535348
Native American14411111
Islander55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,227$43,360$31,145
Less Than High School$26,555$32,076$21,105
High School Grad$31,372$37,539$27,102
Some College$38,175$44,645$31,602
Bachelors Degree$48,028$55,265$40,609
Graduate Degree$58,267$57,219$59,266

$37,227

Average Earnings

$43,360

Average Male

$31,145

Average Female

Parma Oh Language

Parma Oh Language by Age

Parma Oh Language

85.51% of Parma Oh residents speak only English, while 14.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.09% of the population.

Parma Oh Poverty

Parma Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,7635,3157.73%
Hispanic4,06880919.89%
Multiple2,18854524.91%
Black2,17046221.29%
Other86716018.45%
Native3179429.65%
Asian1,503704.66%

9.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.17%

Male Poverty Rate

9.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parma Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parma Oh is Native, with 29.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parma Oh is Asian, with 4.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.23%
High School7.47%
Some College6.53%
Bachelors or Greater5.10%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.47%
Female Unemployed16.77%
Female Employed4.80%
Male Employed3.16%

Parma Oh Income

Parma Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,536$65,661
Families$67,914$75,771
Married Families$77,823$85,179
Non Families$37,049$46,528

Parma Oh Marital Status

Parma Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Parma Oh Married by Age and Sex

Parma Oh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Parma Oh Marital Status by Race

Parma Oh Veterans

4,821

Number of Veterans

4,503

Male Veterans

318

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,716
Korea597
First Gulf War586
Second Gulf War474
World War II321

Parma Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6737.83%
Hispanic1144.27%
Black1025.65%
2 or More211.72%
Other132.17%
Asian120.96%

Parma Oh Veterans by Education

5.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parma Oh Employment Status

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Parma Oh Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.45%

Born in Ohio

90.71%

Native Born

9.29%

Foreign Born

2.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.71% of Parma Oh residents were born in the United States, with 77.45% having been born in Ohio. 2.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.