Perry Heights, Ohio Population 2024

8,782

Perry Heights is a city located in Stark County Ohio. Perry Heights has a 2024 population of 8,782. Perry Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.11% annually and its population has increased by 4.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,423 in 2020.

The average household income in Perry Heights is $72,453 with a poverty rate of 13.92%. The median age in Perry Heights is 45.4 years: 35.8 years for males, and 49.8 years for females.

Perry Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Perry Heights was:

  • White: 92.23%
  • Black or African American: 3.12%
  • Two or more races: 2.7%
  • Other race: 1.61%
  • Asian: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
State
Ohio
Land Area (mi²)
2.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,073.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
4.26% (359)
The current population of Perry Heights, Ohio is 8,782 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,423.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White8,08192.23%
Black or African American2733.12%
Two or more races2372.7%
Other race1411.61%
Asian300.34%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Perry Heights Population by Race

Perry Heights Population Pyramid 2024

Perry Heights Median Age

45.4

Total

35.8

Male

49.8

Female

Perry Heights Adults

There are 7,064 adults, (1,648 of whom are seniors) in Perry Heights.

Perry Heights Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry Heights Sex Ratio

Female4,38750.07%
Male4,37549.93%

Perry Heights Population by Age

Perry Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3,3842.5366.833.2
Married1,4202.9488.711.3
Non Family1,0981.275644
Female6663.2947.752.3
Male2003.9433.566.5

2.98

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Perry Heights Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade3425.39%
Associates Degree65910.39%
Bachelors Degree6159.7%
Graduate Degree1802.84%
High School Graduate2,92746.17%
Less Than 9th Grade1782.81%
Some College1,43922.7%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Perry Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Perry Heights Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White5,8535,494764
Black1931190
2+ Races18810115
Hispanic18710016
Other Race66660
Asian17170

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.05%.

Perry Heights Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$44,440$47,422$38,365
Graduate Degree$59,375$0$47,411
High School Graduate$35,729$44,531$27,757
Less Than 9th Grade$40,117$40,117$0
Overall$39,649$46,750$29,516
Some College$39,562$55,167$29,135

$39,649

Average Earnings

$46,750

Average Male

$29,516

Average Female

Perry Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Perry Heights Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Perry Heights Language

97.74% of Perry Heights residents speak only English, while 2.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Perry Heights Language

Perry Heights Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White7,8431,04413.31%
Multiple2377431.22%
Black2557429.02%
Hispanic2717427.31%

13.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.24%

Male Poverty Rate

14.6%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry Heights is Multiple, with 31.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry Heights is White, with 13.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.39%.

Perry Heights Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.27%
High School11.44%
Some College4.85%
Bachelors or Greater1.66%

Perry Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed46.88%
Male Unemployed17.33%
Male Employed3.5%
Female Employed2.81%

Perry Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Perry Heights Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$71,351$77,751
Households$62,689$72,453
Married Families$89,494$-999,999,999
Non Families$40,633$44,126

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Perry Heights Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry Heights Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Perry Heights 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 55-64.

Perry Heights Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Perry Heights Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

475

Number of Veterans

475

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam154
Second Gulf War97
First Gulf War76
Korea76
World War II6

Perry Heights Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
75+134
65 to 74111
35 to 5479
55 to 6478
18 to 3473

Perry Heights Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White4647.03%
Black115.7%

Perry Heights Veterans by Race

Perry Heights Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry Heights Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Perry Heights Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Perry Heights Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Perry Heights Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

88.61%

Born in Perry Heights

97.69%

Native Born

2.31%

Foreign Born

0.92%

Non Citizen

1.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.69% of Perry Heights residents were born in the United States, with 88.61% having been born in Ohio. 0.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Perry Heights Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20248,782100.11%
20238,772100.11%
20228,762100.11%
20218,7523293.91%
20208,423-152-1.77%
20198,575-6-0.07%
20188,581-207-2.36%
20178,788560.64%
20168,7321792.09%
20158,5531191.41%
20148,434290.35%
20138,405851.02%
20128,3201551.9%
20118,165-276-3.27%
20108,44100%

Perry Heights Population by Year