Statewide Claims to Fame

Parma is 7th in Ohio out of 249 other cities in Current population (2012)

Parma is 7th in Ohio out of 257 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Parma is 7th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Households

Parma is 7th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Housing units

Parma is 14th in Ohio out of 269 other cities in Retail sales

Parma is 16th in Ohio out of 258 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 80,597 7th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 20.0 37th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,075.2 26th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 198th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.4% 239th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.7% 78th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.4% 160th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.6% 155th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Race - White 93.0% 119th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.3% 162nd 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 151st 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.9% 77th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 157th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 186th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.6% 47th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.9% 135th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Female residents 51.9% 158th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.8% 23rd 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Housing units 36,608 7th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.8% 172nd 22.9% 25.9%
Households 33,247 7th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 75.3% 83rd 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $127,200 155th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 135th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $24,970 135th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $49,939 135th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 8.3% 165th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Parma Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,704 7th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $963,065 14th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,261 144th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $103,226 16th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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