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Garfield Heights is 19th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 28,454 51st 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.2 139th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,990.2 27th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 6.2% 129th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.0% 86th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.4% 142nd 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 85.4% 214th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 12.9% 237th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Race - White 60.2% 262nd 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 35.7% 19th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 113th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.3% 115th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 79th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.1% 102nd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 107th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 59.0% 261st 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Female residents 54.0% 21st 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.9% 102nd 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Housing units 13,125 50th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 18.8% 194th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 11,445 48th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 73.1% 103rd 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $95,900 228th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.5 98th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $20,704 203rd $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $43,807 162nd $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 13.4% 117th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Garfield Heights Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,879 72nd 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $256,061 118th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $9,154 175th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $27,478 124th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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