Cuyahoga County, Ohio Population 2019

Cuyahoga County, Ohio's estimated population is 1,248,371 with a growth rate of -0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cuyahoga County, Ohio is the 2nd largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20181,243,857-4,514-0.36%
20171,248,371-6,111-0.49%
20161,254,482-4,441-0.35%
20151,258,923-4,360-0.35%
20141,263,283-2,195-0.17%
20131,265,478-602-0.05%
20121,266,080-4,144-0.33%
20111,270,224-7,872-0.62%
20101,278,096-134,044-9.49%
19901,412,140-86,260-5.76%
19801,498,400-222,900-12.95%
19701,721,30073,4054.45%
19601,647,895258,36318.59%
19501,389,532172,28214.15%
19401,217,25015,7951.31%
19301,201,455257,96027.34%
1920943,495306,07048.02%
1910637,425198,30545.16%
1900439,120129,15041.67%
1890309,970113,02757.39%
1880196,94364,93349.19%
1870132,01053,97769.17%
186078,03329,93462.23%
185048,09921,59381.46%
184026,50616,133155.53%
183010,3734,04563.92%
18206,3284,869333.72%
18101,4590.00%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White791,566
Black or African American372,047
Two or More Races36,295
Asian35,732
Some Other Race18,094
American Indian and Alaska Native3,394
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander273

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2019

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Median Age

40.4


Total

38.3


Male

42.3


Female

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Adults

There are 989,610 adults, (213,528 of whom are seniors) in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

658,368

52.36%

Male

599,033

47.64%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Households and Families

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
All58.8%41.2%
Male51.9%48.1%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Female41.6%58.4%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All537,6212.2958.8
Non Family232,9511.1845.9
Married195,4223.0982.7
Female85,1693.2341.6
Male24,0793.0651.9

3.05

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25,3882.90%
9th to 12th Grade70,2128.03%
High School Graduate246,75328.22%
Some College191,51321.90%
Associates Degree65,4287.48%
Bachelors Degree160,92818.40%
Graduate Degree114,22713.06%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White562,502520,196214,018
Black236,533197,44834,572
Hispanic38,61928,5916,194
Asian25,49822,57116,546
Multiple Races12,93311,2033,934
Other Race10,8247,9681,358
Native American2,2531,556349
Islander18116677

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 64.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,983$42,832$32,118
Less Than High School$18,948$22,599$15,081
High School Grad$27,751$32,116$23,701
Some College$32,526$38,491$29,500
Bachelors Degree$50,576$59,905$43,980
Graduate Degree$67,129$83,547$56,896

$36,983

Average Earnings

$42,832

Average Male

$32,118

Average Female

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Language

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Language by Age

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Language

88.52% of Cuyahoga County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 11.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.41% of the population.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Poverty

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black364,054121,43133.36%
White734,49372,3349.85%
Hispanic69,22419,78028.57%
Multiple35,4369,34626.37%
Other17,9265,19929.00%
Asian34,6084,91114.19%
Native3,25693128.59%
Islander2465522.36%

18.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.12%

Male Poverty Rate

19.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cuyahoga County, Ohio is Black, with 33.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cuyahoga County, Ohio is White, with 9.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.21%
High School17.85%
Some College14.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.12%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.15%
Male Unemployed38.26%
Female Employed9.28%
Male Employed6.35%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Income

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,720$69,511
Families$63,764$88,608
Married Families$86,931$113,509
Non Families$30,179$42,676

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Marital Status

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Cuyahoga County, Ohio 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.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans

70,418

Number of Veterans

65,026

Male Veterans

5,392

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24,972
First Gulf War9,190
Korea7,612
Second Gulf War7,137
World War II5,302
Age Group Veterans
75+19,865
65 to 7418,446
35 to 5414,538
55 to 6413,603
18 to 343,966

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White48,4737.45%
Black20,2557.31%
Hispanic1,6413.49%
2 or More8374.91%
Other2972.33%
Asian2850.97%
Indian2449.38%
Hawaiian2712.27%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Employment Status

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cleveland396697385809-10888-2.74%
Parma8160179425-2176-2.67%
Lakewood5213150279-1852-3.55%
Euclid4890547360-1545-3.16%
Cleveland Heights4623844633-1605-3.47%
Strongsville4475044631-119-0.27%
Westlake3272932293-436-1.33%
North Olmsted3271331817-896-2.74%
North Royalton3044430247-197-0.65%
Garfield Heights2884927905-944-3.27%
Shaker Heights2844827448-1000-3.52%
Solon2334823003-345-1.48%
Maple Heights2313822478-660-2.85%
South Euclid2229521658-637-2.86%
Rocky River2021320264510.25%
Parma Heights2071820123-595-2.87%
Broadview Heights1939719197-200-1.03%
Berea1909318859-234-1.23%
Mayfield Heights1915518731-424-2.21%
Brook Park1921218691-521-2.71%
East Cleveland1784417220-624-3.50%
Fairview Park1682616332-494-2.94%
Middleburg Heights1594615608-338-2.12%
Bay Village1565115328-323-2.06%
Lyndhurst1400113605-396-2.83%
Brecksville1365913425-234-1.71%
Warrensville Heights1354213236-306-2.26%
University Heights1353913126-413-3.05%
Bedford1307412665-409-3.13%
Beachwood1195311707-246-2.06%
Seven Hills1181211655-157-1.33%
Brooklyn1116910828-341-3.05%
Bedford Heights1075710555-202-1.88%
Richmond Heights1055710421-136-1.29%
Olmsted Falls90248890-134-1.48%
Highland Heights83458397520.62%
Independence71257114-11-0.15%
Pepper Pike597961982193.66%
Chagrin Falls41043995-109-2.66%
Oakwood36613660-1-0.03%
Mayfield34603387-73-2.11%
Moreland Hills33203306-14-0.42%
Orange33233271-52-1.56%
Walton Hills22812298170.75%
Gates Mills22702231-39-1.72%
Newburgh Heights21672079-88-4.06%
Valley View20342005-29-1.43%
Brooklyn Heights15431521-22-1.43%
Bratenahl11971164-33-2.76%
North Randall10271002-25-2.43%
Highland Hills1130961-169-14.96%
Glenwillow923920-3-0.33%
Woodmere884860-24-2.71%
Bentleyville864858-6-0.69%
Hunting Valley 70771581.13%
Cuyahoga Heights638612-26-4.08%
Linndale179176-3-1.68%
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