East Cleveland, Ohio Population 2022

12,982
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East Cleveland is a city located in Ohio. East Cleveland has a 2020 population of 12,982. East Cleveland is currently declining at a rate of -3.03% annually and its population has decreased by -5.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,792 in 2010.

The average household income in East Cleveland is $33,011 with a poverty rate of 36.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $644 per month, and the median house value is $57,800. The median age in East Cleveland is 43 years, 37 years for males, and 47.7 years for females.

East Cleveland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Clevelandwas:

  • Black or African American: 89.48%
  • White: 8.17%
  • Two or more races: 1.18%
  • Asian: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of East Cleveland, Ohio is 12,982 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 13,792.

East Cleveland, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,3938.17%
Black or African American15,25489.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native730.43%
Asian960.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.05%
Some Other Race210.12%
Two or More Races2021.18%
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East Cleveland Population by Race

East Cleveland Population Pyramid 2022

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East Cleveland Median Age

40.8


Total

36


Male

44.2


Female

East Cleveland Adults

There are 12,853 adults, (3,661 of whom are seniors) in East Cleveland.

East Cleveland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

East Cleveland Sex Ratio

Female

9,488

55.66%

Male

7,559

44.34%

East Cleveland Population by Age

East Cleveland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Cleveland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56.9%43.1%
Female37.1%62.9%
All31.5%68.5%
Male29.4%70.6%
Non Family22.5%77.5%

31.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Cleveland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0632.0631.5
Married1,1852.9156.9
Male6232.8929.4
Female1,8923.4437.1
Non Family4,3631.1122.5

2.99

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

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East Cleveland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4844.22%
9th to 12th Grade1,39312.14%
High School Graduate4,23436.91%
Some College3,03826.48%
Associates Degree7336.39%
Bachelors Degree1,0168.86%
Graduate Degree5745.00%
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East Cleveland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Cleveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian808050
2+ Races939345
White1,036995450
Black10,1778,3421,044
Native American41411
Islander88
Other Race2121
Hispanic5352

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 62.50%.

East Cleveland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,205$21,448$25,949
Less Than 9th Grade$14,932$17,040$7,813
High School Graduate$21,816$20,092$25,142
Some College$25,763$21,393$29,354
Bachelors Degree$25,276$26,094$22,679
Graduate Degree$35,288$70,398$27,083

$24,205

Average Earnings

$21,448

Average Male

$25,949

Average Female

East Cleveland Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Cleveland Language by Age

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East Cleveland Language

92.36% of East Cleveland residents speak only English, while 7.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.42% of the population.

East Cleveland Language

East Cleveland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic894146.07%
White1,21847138.67%
Black14,9125,49536.85%
Native6646.06%
Other8NaN%
Multiple1965025.51%

36.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.67%

Male Poverty Rate

39.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Cleveland

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Cleveland is Hispanic, with 46.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Cleveland is Multiple, with 25.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.44%.

East Cleveland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.77%
High School34.66%
Some College25.54%
Bachelors or Greater26.18%

East Cleveland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.83%
Male Unemployed65.40%
Female Employed15.65%
Female Unemployed77.41%

East Cleveland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Cleveland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$22,426$36,979
Families$33,776$53,582
Married Families$45,150-
Non Families$15,610$20,405
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Income by Household Type

East Cleveland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

19.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.8%

Male Marriage Rate

19.1%

Female Marriage Rate

East Cleveland Married by Age and Sex

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East Cleveland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

East Cleveland Marital Status by Race

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East Cleveland Marital Status

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989

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War140
First Gulf War105
Vietnam370
Korea115
World War II12

East Cleveland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3482
35 to 54211
55 to 64167
65 to 74213
75+316

East Cleveland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14012.75%
Black8287.20%
Native American717.07%
Other Race1361.90%
2+ Races10.96%
Hispanic1318.57%

East Cleveland Veterans by Race

East Cleveland Veterans by Education

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15.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Cleveland Veterans by Education

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52%

Labor Force Participation

42.9%

Employment Rate

17.5%

Unemployment Rate

East Cleveland Employment by Age

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East Cleveland Employment by Race

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East Cleveland 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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76.79%

Born in East Cleveland

95.91%

Native Born

4.09%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

2.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.91% of East Cleveland residents were born in the United States, with 76.79% having been born in Ohio. 1.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

East Cleveland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802,8760.00%
18902,8760.00%
19002,757-119-0.42%
19109,1796,42212.78%
192027,29218,11311.51%
193039,66712,3753.81%
194039,495-172-0.04%
195040,0475520.14%
196037,991-2,056-0.53%
197039,6001,6090.42%
198036,957-2,643-0.69%
199033,096-3,861-1.10%
200027,217-5,879-1.94%
201017,843-9,374-4.13%
201117,438-405-2.27%
201217,033-405-2.32%
201316,628-405-2.38%
201416,223-405-2.44%
201515,818-405-2.50%
201615,413-405-2.56%
201715,008-405-2.63%
201814,603-405-2.70%
201914,198-405-2.77%
202013,792-406-2.86%
202113,387-405-2.94%
202212,982-405-3.03%

East Cleveland Population by Year