Nationwide Claims to Fame

East Cleveland is 13th out of 6,406 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Statewide Claims to Fame

East Cleveland is 2nd in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Black or African American

East Cleveland is 3rd in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Income below poverty line

East Cleveland is 4th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

East Cleveland is 6th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

East Cleveland is 10th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 17,593 104th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.1 249th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 5,781.9 6th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 114th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.2% 190th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.8% 53rd 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 78.3% 276th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.0% 266th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Race - White 4.6% 281st 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 93.2% 2nd 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 104th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.2% 277th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 65th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 200th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 259th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 4.5% 281st 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Female residents 54.9% 10th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.9% 134th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Housing units 12,523 51st 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 54.9% 4th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 8,398 77th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 33.1% 280th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $75,200 271st $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.2 260th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $14,658 277th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $21,070 281st $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 39.9% 3rd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
East Cleveland Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 887 167th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $74,616 222nd $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $3,015 238th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $14,605 186th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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