Statewide Claims to Fame

Cleveland Heights is 7th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Cleveland Heights is 14th in Ohio out of 257 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Cleveland Heights is 15th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Cleveland Heights is 19th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Housing units

Cleveland Heights is 20th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Households

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 45,475 23rd 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.1 126th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,689 7th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 6.1% 143rd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.3% 187th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.5% 201st 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 92.4% 99th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 49.9% 36th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Race - White 49.8% 270th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 42.5% 15th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 97th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.1% 31st 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 282nd 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 52nd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.0% 130th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 48.9% 269th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Female residents 53.4% 45th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.8% 30th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Housing units 22,465 19th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 35.1% 36th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 19,522 20th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 57.9% 222nd 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $140,900 116th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 187th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $28,597 89th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $47,966 139th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.3% 72nd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Cleveland Heights Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,545 14th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $378,780 71st $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,202 188th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $50,792 61st $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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