Shaker Heights, Ohio Population 2022

29,637
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Shaker Heights is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 29,637, it is the 51st largest city in Ohio and the 1534th largest city in the United States. Shaker Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 0.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,439 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Shaker Heights has a population density of 4,698 people per square mile.

The average household income in Shaker Heights is $143,652 with a poverty rate of 8.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Shaker Heights is 40 years, 38.1 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.

Shaker Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shaker Heightswas:

  • White: 54.92%
  • Black or African American: 36.46%
  • Two or more races: 4.20%
  • Asian: 3.86%
  • Other race: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Shaker Heights, Ohio is 29,637 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 29,439.

Shaker Heights, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

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Shaker Heights Population by Race

Shaker Heights Population Pyramid 2022

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Shaker Heights Median Age

40.4


Total

38.6


Male

41.3


Female

Shaker Heights Adults

There are 20,261 adults, (5,154 of whom are seniors) in Shaker Heights.

Shaker Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Shaker Heights Sex Ratio

Female

14,673

54.05%

Male

12,475

45.95%

Shaker Heights Population by Age

Shaker Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shaker Heights Household Types

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shaker Heights Households and Families

3.03

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Shaker Heights Households by Type

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Shaker Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shaker Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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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 white people with a rate of 87.10%.

Shaker Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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$60,459

Average Earnings

$77,981

Average Male

$47,269

Average Female

Shaker Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shaker Heights Language by Age

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Shaker Heights Language

89.50% of Shaker Heights residents speak only English, while 10.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.53% of the population.

Shaker Heights Language

Shaker Heights Poverty by Race

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8.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.04%

Male Poverty Rate

8.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shaker Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shaker Heights is Native, with 58.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shaker Heights is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.46%.

Shaker Heights Poverty

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Shaker Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Shaker Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shaker Heights Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Shaker Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Shaker Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Shaker Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shaker Heights Marital Status by Race

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Shaker Heights Marital Status

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1,159

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Shaker Heights Veterans by War

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Shaker Heights Veterans by Age

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Shaker Heights Veterans by Race

Shaker Heights Veterans by Education

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6.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shaker Heights Veterans by Education

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68.4%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Shaker Heights Employment by Age

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Shaker Heights Employment by Race

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Shaker Heights 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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61.81%

Born in Shaker Heights

92.56%

Native Born

7.44%

Foreign Born

3.55%

Non Citizen

3.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.56% of Shaker Heights residents were born in the United States, with 61.81% having been born in Ohio. 3.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Shaker Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Shaker Heights Population by Year