Berea, Ohio Population 2022

18,555
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Berea is a city located in Cuyahoga County Ohio. Berea has a 2020 population of 18,555. Berea is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually and its population has decreased by -3.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,135 in 2010.

The average household income in Berea is $74,908 with a poverty rate of 11.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $847 per month, and the median house value is $138,200. The median age in Berea is 37.4 years, 36.4 years for males, and 38.2 years for females.

Berea Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bereawas:

  • White: 85.98%
  • Black or African American: 6.43%
  • Two or more races: 3.26%
  • Asian: 2.58%
  • Other race: 1.32%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
The current population of Berea, Ohio is 18,555 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,555.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,135.

Berea, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,15485.98%
Black or African American1,2086.43%
Two or More Races6133.26%
Asian4842.58%
Some Other Race2481.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native650.35%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander160.09%
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Berea Population by Race

Berea Population Pyramid $2022

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Berea Median Age

37.4


Total

36.4


Male

38.2


Female

Berea Adults

There are 15,496 adults, (3,166 of whom are seniors) in Berea.

Berea Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Berea Sex Ratio

Female

9,804

52.18%

Male

8,984

47.82%

Berea Population by Age

Berea Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Berea Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43.5%56.5%
Male49.6%50.4%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
All68.8%31.2%
Married92.1%7.9%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Berea Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1712.2768.8
Non Family3,1641.353.7
Married3,0373.0792.1
Female7382.9943.5
Male2322.8449.6

2.97

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Berea Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2932.42%
9th to 12th Grade5874.85%
High School Graduate3,12325.81%
Some College2,90924.04%
Associates Degree1,0208.43%
Bachelors Degree2,41719.98%
Graduate Degree1,75114.47%
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Berea Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Berea Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,6449,9673,623
Black710563196
Hispanic29526393
Asian273273174
2+ Races15913596
Other Race13211334
Native American24247

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.74%.

Berea Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,002$46,261$38,125
Less Than 9th Grade$21,649$23,018$20,888
High School Graduate$30,955$35,625$20,827
Some College$41,437$49,286$33,832
Bachelors Degree$53,425$59,254$46,146
Graduate Degree$62,826$62,083$65,000

$42,002

Average Earnings

$46,261

Average Male

$38,125

Average Female

Berea Earnings by Educational Attainment

Berea Language by Age

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Berea Language

94.81% of Berea residents speak only English, while 5.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Berea Language

Berea Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1141,55911.05%
Hispanic52113325.53%
Black80811414.11%
Other112NaN%
Multiple501244.79%
Native651624.62%
Islander1616100.00%
Asian340144.12%

11.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.31%

Male Poverty Rate

15.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Berea

The race most likely to be in poverty in Berea is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Berea is Multiple, with 4.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.41%.

Berea Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.14%
High School13.80%
Some College10.20%
Bachelors or Greater3.34%

Berea Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.51%
Male Unemployed22.92%
Female Employed9.59%
Male Employed3.87%

Berea Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Berea Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,511$74,908
Families$86,012$97,056
Married Families$98,553-
Non Families$36,148$44,809
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Income by Household Type

Berea Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Berea Married by Age and Sex

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Berea 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.

Berea Marital Status by Race

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Berea Marital Status

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1,122

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam440
Second Gulf War138
First Gulf War133
Korea124
World War II24

Berea Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64340
65 to 74323
75+223
35 to 54158
18 to 3478

Berea Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0427.74%
Black696.49%
Native American612.77%
Asian51.19%

Berea Veterans by Race

Berea Veterans by Education

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4.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Berea Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Berea Employment by Age

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Berea Employment by Race

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Berea Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.16%

Born in Berea

96.72%

Native Born

3.28%

Foreign Born

1.20%

Non Citizen

2.08%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.72% of Berea residents were born in the United States, with 75.16% having been born in Ohio. 1.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Berea Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202218,555-18-0.10%
202118,573-18-0.10%
202018,591-18-0.10%
201918,609-18-0.10%
201818,627-197-1.05%
201718,824-92-0.49%
201618,916110.06%
201518,905-116-0.61%
201419,02160.03%
201319,015-15-0.08%
201219,030-97-0.51%
201119,127-8-0.04%
201019,1351650.09%
200018,970-81-0.04%
199019,051-516-0.27%
198019,567-2,898-1.37%
197022,4655,8733.08%
196016,5924,5413.25%
195012,0516,0267.18%
19406,0253280.56%
19305,6972,7386.77%
19202,9593501.27%
19102,609990.39%
19002,510-23-0.09%
18902,5330.00%

Berea Population by Year