Cincinnati Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Cincinnati Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
303,940

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.1%
5 - 17:
14.9%
18 - 24:
13.5%
25 - 34:
18.9%
35 - 54:
21.8%
55 - 64:
11.7%
Over 65 Years:
12.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
8.4%
8.4%
High School Graduates
88.1%
88.1%
College Graduated
37.1%
37.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Cincinnati
$30,531
$30,531
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Cincinnati
$40,640
$40,640
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
26.3%

Employment Industries in Cincinnati

 
Healthcare
17.7%
17.7%
Retail
10.2%
10.2%
Manufacturing
10.1%
10.1%
Education
9.1%
9.1%
Accommodation
8.6%
8.6%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
8.2%
8.2%
Finance
5.7%
5.7%
Administration
5.2%
5.2%
Transportation
5.1%
5.1%
Other
4.4%
4.4%
Construction
3.5%
3.5%
Public Service
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
2.7%
2.7%
Information Technology
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
48.2%
48.2%
Black Or African American
42.0%
42.0%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
2.2%
2.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.7%
3.7%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.8%
3.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
17.7%
17.7%
Irish
10.0%
10.0%
English
5.3%
5.3%
Italian
3.5%
3.5%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
French
1.6%
1.6%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Scottish
1.2%
1.2%
African
1.2%
1.2%
Dutch
0.8%
0.8%
Other Subsaharan African
0.7%
0.7%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
Swedish
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
Norwegian
0.4%
0.4%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
Ethiopian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
91.5%
91.5%
Spanish
3.2%
3.2%
African languages
1.3%
1.3%
French
0.7%
0.7%
Chinese
0.6%
0.6%
Langs. of India
0.5%
0.5%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Italian
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.0%
0.0%
Serbo-Croatian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Cincinnati Residents:
6.0%