Cuyahoga County, Ohio Population 2018

Cuyahoga County, Ohio's estimated population is 1,248,514 with a growth rate of -0.81% 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
20171,248,514-10,196-0.81%
20161,258,7105,2560.42%
20161,253,454-4,503-0.36%
20151,257,957-4,502-0.36%
20141,262,459-2,163-0.17%
20131,264,622-1,588-0.13%
20121,266,210-4,251-0.33%
20111,270,461-7,739-0.61%
20101,278,200-133,940-9.48%
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
White795,889
Black or African American374,396
Asian35,166
Two or More Races33,275
Some Other Race16,432
American Indian and Alaska Native3,273
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander279

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

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Median Age

40.4


Total

38.4


Male

42.2


Female

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Adults

There are 986,829 adults, (207,687 of which are seniors) in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

659,391

52.39%

Male

599,319

47.61%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Households and Families

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All58.9%41.1%
Male51.9%48.1%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Female41.4%58.6%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All534,5592.358.9
Non Family229,7311.1745.9
Married196,1863.1182.6
Female84,7933.2541.4
Male23,8493.151.9

3.07

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Households

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Education

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade26,0512.99%
9th to 12th Grade73,9838.49%
High School Graduate246,72128.30%
Some College191,71621.99%
Associates Degree64,0907.35%
Bachelors Degree158,30318.16%
Graduate Degree111,03912.74%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White564,253519,113209,661
Black235,407194,75034,147
Hispanic36,96426,7735,968
Asian25,04122,07716,064
Multiple Races11,84510,2373,552
Other Race9,7657,0131,257
Native American2,2211,615367
Islander22218181

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 64.15%.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,240$41,809$31,552
Less Than High School$17,796$21,323$14,349
High School Grad$27,365$31,561$23,508
Some College$32,014$38,180$28,567
Bachelors Degree$49,526$57,739$42,404
Graduate Degree$65,664$81,204$55,432

$36,240

Average Earnings

$41,809

Average Male

$31,552

Average Female

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Language

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Language by Age

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Language

88.72% of Cuyahoga County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 11.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 4.39% of the population.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Poverty

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black366,564122,24133.35%
White739,11374,84310.13%
Hispanic67,01920,37630.40%
Multiple32,4488,68126.75%
Other16,2585,02430.90%
Asian34,0794,54313.33%
Native3,17297530.74%
Islander2665420.30%

18.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.16%

Male Poverty Rate

19.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cuyahoga County, Ohio is Black, with 33.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cuyahoga County, Ohio is White, with 10.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.60%.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.37%
High School17.41%
Some College14.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.23%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.27%
Male Unemployed37.99%
Female Employed9.13%
Male Employed6.37%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Income

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,289$66,851
Families$61,477$85,030
Married Families$83,821$109,037
Non Families$28,781$40,957

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Marital Status

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans by War

74,103

Number of Veterans

68,451

Male Veterans

5,652

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam25,889
First Gulf War9,076
Korea8,233
Second Gulf War6,967
World War II6,557

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+21,117
65 to 7418,315
35 to 5415,530
55 to 6414,958
18 to 344,183

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White51,1417.85%
Black21,2477.68%
Hispanic1,7453.86%
2 or More8915.63%
Other2882.52%
Indian28111.08%
Asian2230.78%
Hawaiian3213.97%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Employment Status

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Employment by Age

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Employment by Race

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990