Independence, Ohio Population 2022

7,674
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Independence is a city located in Cuyahoga County Ohio. Independence has a 2020 population of 7,674. Independence is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 1.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,584 in 2010.

The average household income in Independence is $139,901 with a poverty rate of 1.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,297 per month, and the median house value is $234,400. The median age in Independence is 48.2 years, 50.1 years for males, and 46.7 years for females.

Independence Demographics

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

  • White: 94.17%
  • Two or more races: 2.96%
  • Asian: 2.27%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Independence, Ohio is 7,674 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,584.

Independence, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,74994.17%
Asian1632.27%
Some Other Race430.60%
Two or More Races2122.96%
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Independence Population by Race

Independence Population Pyramid 2022

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Independence Median Age

49.5


Total

51.3


Male

47.2


Female

Independence Adults

There are 5,852 adults, (1,666 of whom are seniors) in Independence.

Independence Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Independence Sex Ratio

Female

3,909

54.54%

Male

3,258

45.46%

Independence Population by Age

Independence Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Independence Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.9%3.1%
Female95.6%4.4%
All94.1%5.9%
Non Family84.9%15.1%

94.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Independence Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8132.5494.1
Married1,855396.9
Male573.7100
Female2512.6195.6
Non Family6501.1284.9

2.96

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Independence Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade951.81%
High School Graduate1,47628.04%
Some College1,10621.01%
Associates Degree2134.05%
Bachelors Degree1,35525.75%
Graduate Degree1,01819.34%
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Independence Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Independence Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race404039
Hispanic10810858
White4,9984,9032,286
Asian16316335

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 97.50%.

Independence Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$56,219$79,952$42,210
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,250$53,769$14,470
Some College$50,698$60,208$33,542
Bachelors Degree$67,206$85,671$57,279
Graduate Degree$76,885$128,813$68,125

$56,219

Average Earnings

$79,952

Average Male

$42,210

Average Female

Independence Earnings by Educational Attainment

Independence Language by Age

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Independence Language

92.81% of Independence residents speak only English, while 7.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.82% of the population.

Independence Language

Independence Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,627560.85%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic271279.96%

1.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.89%

Male Poverty Rate

1.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Independence

The race most likely to be in poverty in Independence is White, with 0.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Independence is Hispanic, with 9.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.05%.

Independence Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade4.21%
High School1.29%
Some College4.09%
Bachelors or Greater0.25%

Independence Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.20%
Male Unemployed11.90%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Independence Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Independence Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$105,107$133,208
Families$114,672$154,413
Married Families$125,347-
Non Families$46,458$61,652
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Income by Household Type

Independence Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Independence Married by Age and Sex

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Independence Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Independence Marital Status by Race

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Independence Marital Status

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440

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War56
Vietnam187
Korea43
World War II40

Independence Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54111
55 to 6447
65 to 74173
75+109

Independence Veterans by Age

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Independence Veterans by Race

Independence Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Independence Veterans by Education

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Independence Employment by Age

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Independence Employment by Race

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Independence 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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83.03%

Born in Independence

95.84%

Native Born

4.16%

Foreign Born

0.32%

Non Citizen

3.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.84% of Independence residents were born in the United States, with 83.03% having been born in Ohio. 0.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Independence Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19503,1050.00%
19606,8683,7638.26%
19707,0341660.24%
19806,607-427-0.62%
19906,500-107-0.16%
20007,1096090.90%
20107,133240.03%
20117,178450.63%
20127,223450.63%
20137,268450.62%
20147,313450.62%
20157,358450.62%
20167,403450.61%
20177,448450.61%
20187,493450.60%
20197,538450.60%
20207,584460.61%
20217,629450.59%
20227,674450.59%

Independence Population by Year