Parma, Ohio Population 2019

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 years, 39.9 years for males, and 44.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 35,980 households in the city, with an average size of 2.35 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.4%, with a median rent of $805/month. The median house has 5.9 rooms, and has a value of $108,800.

The median income for households in Parma, Ohio is $52,611, while the mean household income is $62,443.

Parma Oh Demographics

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

  • White: 91.26%
  • Black or African American: 3.20%
  • Two or more races: 2.32%
  • Asian: 1.71%
  • Other race: 1.12%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
LatLng(41.4048, -81.7229)
Rank in State7th
StateOhio
CountyCuyahoga County
Time ZoneEastern Time Zone
Land Area (km²)51.87 (20.03 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.13 (0.05 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID3961000
Density (km²)1,518.38
Density (mi²)3,932.60
Area Code(s)216 / 440
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
White72,890
Black or African American2,554
Two or More Races1,854
Asian1,365
Some Other Race898
American Indian and Alaska Native303
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

Parma Oh Population Pyramid 2019

Parma Oh Median Age

42


Total

39.9


Male

44.8


Female

Parma Oh Adults

There are 64,235 adults, (14,255 of whom are seniors) in Parma Oh.

Parma Oh Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Parma Oh Sex Ratio

Female

40,774

51.05%

Male

39,097

48.95%

Parma Oh Households and Families

Parma Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Parma Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All72.8%27.2%
Male67.4%32.6%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Female54.5%45.5%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All33,4912.3572.8
Married14,9783.0883.8
Non Family12,6361.1866.5
Female4,2003.0254.5
Male1,6773.0767.4

3

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Parma Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4822.58%
9th to 12th Grade3,7226.48%
High School Graduate21,55237.53%
Some College13,24223.06%
Associates Degree5,5649.69%
Bachelors Degree8,17214.23%
Graduate Degree3,6896.42%

Parma Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52,29647,70010,571
Hispanic2,0541,682283
Black1,3131,184186
Asian1,0461,002617
Multiple Races773683217
Other Race54132850
Native American15012922
Islander77

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 58.99%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,175$42,492$30,299
Less Than High School$24,451$30,793$20,898
High School Grad$30,807$37,070$25,756
Some College$37,056$43,383$31,091
Bachelors Degree$47,143$54,387$40,811
Graduate Degree$59,233$61,108$55,278

$36,175

Average Earnings

$42,492

Average Male

$30,299

Average Female

Parma Oh Language

Parma Oh Language by Age

Parma Oh Language

85.20% of Parma Oh residents speak only English, while 14.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.13% of the population.

Parma Oh Poverty

Parma Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White69,2275,7488.30%
Hispanic4,38575517.22%
Multiple1,83844023.94%
Black2,35339716.87%
Other89223226.01%
Native3038026.40%
Asian1,365614.47%

9.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.44%

Male Poverty Rate

10.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parma Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parma Oh is Native, with 26.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parma Oh is Asian, with 4.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.11%
High School7.34%
Some College6.49%
Bachelors or Greater4.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.77%
Female Unemployed19.33%
Female Employed4.58%
Male Employed3.74%

Parma Oh Income

Parma Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,611$62,443
Families$64,603$72,578
Married Families$74,624$82,084
Non Families$34,451$43,503

Parma Oh Marital Status

Parma Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

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 55-64.

Parma Oh Marital Status by Race

Parma Oh Veterans

5,203

Number of Veterans

4,897

Male Veterans

306

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,834
First Gulf War620
Korea588
Second Gulf War549
World War II516
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,478
75+1,468
35 to 54998
55 to 64948
18 to 34311

Parma Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,0358.46%
Hispanic1334.85%
Black1106.24%
2 or More313.12%
Other152.37%
Asian121.05%

Parma Oh Veterans by Education

4.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parma Oh Employment Status

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

6.4%

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

76.86%

Born in Ohio

90.63%

Native Born

9.37%

Foreign Born

2.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.63% of Parma Oh residents were born in the United States, with 76.86% having been born in Ohio. 2.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.