University Heights, Ohio Population 2022

12,428
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University Heights is a city located in Ohio. University Heights has a 2020 population of 12,428. University Heights is currently declining at a rate of -0.98% annually and its population has decreased by -8.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,516 in 2010.

The average household income in University Heights is $99,176 with a poverty rate of 11.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,017 per month, and the median house value is $164,300. The median age in University Heights is 29.1 years, 28.4 years for males, and 29.9 years for females.

University Heights Demographics

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

  • White: 71.13%
  • Black or African American: 23.62%
  • Two or more races: 2.81%
  • Asian: 1.80%
  • Other race: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of University Heights, Ohio is 12,428 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,428.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,516.

University Heights, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,26571.13%
Black or African American3,07623.62%
Two or More Races3662.81%
Asian2341.80%
Some Other Race790.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.04%
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University Heights Population by Race

University Heights Population Pyramid $2022

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University Heights Median Age

29.1


Total

28.4


Male

29.9


Female

University Heights Adults

There are 10,130 adults, (1,470 of whom are seniors) in University Heights.

University Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

University Heights Sex Ratio

Female

6,607

50.73%

Male

6,418

49.27%

University Heights Population by Age

University Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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University Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female40.7%59.3%
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Male60%40%
All63.4%36.6%
Married78.9%21.1%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

University Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4172.5663.4
Married2,1713.3378.9
Non Family1,7041.3649.8
Female4423.2240.7
Male1003.1960

3.24

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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University Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade931.27%
9th to 12th Grade2172.96%
High School Graduate93912.82%
Some College1,07714.71%
Associates Degree74510.17%
Bachelors Degree2,06328.17%
Graduate Degree2,18929.89%
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University Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

University Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,7574,6233,440
Black2,1001,945605
2+ Races20420471
Hispanic19717650
Asian105105105
Other Race48486
Native American553

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 100.00%.

University Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,109$53,079$49,123
Less Than 9th Grade$19,364$19,265$
High School Graduate$25,854$24,755$26,195
Some College$38,669$37,313$38,967
Bachelors Degree$56,976$63,356$53,684
Graduate Degree$67,449$83,750$59,840

$51,109

Average Earnings

$53,079

Average Male

$49,123

Average Female

University Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

University Heights Language by Age

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University Heights Language

91.50% of University Heights residents speak only English, while 8.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

University Heights Language

University Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,69792412.00%
Black2,9882528.43%
Multiple2965016.89%
Hispanic2983612.08%
Other22NaN%

11.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.38%

Male Poverty Rate

9.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in University Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in University Heights is White, with 12.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in University Heights is Hispanic, with 12.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.61%.

University Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.77%
Some College11.91%
High School7.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.99%

University Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed43.26%
Male Unemployed15.22%
Male Employed8.85%
Female Employed4.04%

University Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

University Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,256$99,176
Families$100,403$123,614
Married Families$110,288-
Non Families$48,438$58,908
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Income by Household Type

University Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

University Heights Married by Age and Sex

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University Heights 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 35-44.

University Heights Marital Status by Race

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University Heights Marital Status

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445

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam85
Second Gulf War77
First Gulf War61
World War II50
Korea41

University Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+135
35 to 54119
65 to 7489
55 to 6465
18 to 3437

University Heights Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2343.29%
Black2118.66%

University Heights Veterans by Race

University Heights Veterans by Education

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4.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

University Heights Veterans by Education

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69.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

University Heights Employment by Age

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University Heights Employment by Race

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University 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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62.22%

Born in University Heights

93.50%

Native Born

6.50%

Foreign Born

3.19%

Non Citizen

3.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.50% of University Heights residents were born in the United States, with 62.22% having been born in Ohio. 3.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

University Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202212,428-123-0.98%
202112,551-123-0.97%
202012,674-123-0.96%
201912,797-123-0.95%
201812,920-99-0.76%
201713,019-145-1.10%
201613,164-61-0.46%
201513,225-6-0.05%
201413,231-172-1.28%
201313,403-39-0.29%
201213,442-71-0.53%
201113,513-3-0.02%
201013,516-630-0.45%
200014,146-644-0.44%
199014,790-611-0.40%
198015,401-1,654-1.01%
197017,0554140.25%
196016,6415,0753.70%
195011,5665,5856.82%
19405,9810.00%

University Heights Population by Year