Elyria is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 53,773, it is the 14th largest city in Ohio and the 736th largest city in the United States. Elyria is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually and its population has decreased by -1.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 54,533 in 2010. Elyria reached it's highest population of 57,538 in 1980. Spanning over 21 miles, Elyria has a population density of 2,614 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elyria is $55,443 with a poverty rate of 22.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $731 per month, and the median house value is $97,100. The median age in Elyria is 38.8 years, 37.3 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.2 males.