Cleveland 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

Cleveland Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
45,504

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.1%
5 - 17:
15.0%
18 - 24:
14.6%
25 - 34:
13.9%
35 - 54:
24.0%
55 - 64:
10.5%
Over 65 Years:
15.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
10.8%
10.8%
High School Graduates
84.8%
84.8%
College Graduated
25.0%
25.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Cleveland
$25,939
$25,939
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Cleveland
$44,633
$44,633
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
19.5%

Employment Industries in Cleveland

 
Manufacturing
16.8%
16.8%
Accommodation
12.1%
12.1%
Retail
11.5%
11.5%
Education
11.3%
11.3%
Healthcare
9.8%
9.8%
Other
7.7%
7.7%
Construction
6.1%
6.1%
Transportation
4.9%
4.9%
Administration
3.8%
3.8%
Finance
3.7%
3.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.7%
2.7%
Public Service
2.1%
2.1%
Wholesale
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
76.3%
76.3%
Black Or African American
7.4%
7.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
2.3%
2.3%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
11.0%
11.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
11.2%
11.2%
Irish
11.0%
11.0%
English
8.9%
8.9%
Italian
2.2%
2.2%
Scottish
2.0%
2.0%
Scots-Irish
1.9%
1.9%
European
1.9%
1.9%
Dutch
1.6%
1.6%
British
1.3%
1.3%
French
1.2%
1.2%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
Swedish
0.8%
0.8%
Polish
0.7%
0.7%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
Egyptian
0.4%
0.4%
Ukrainian
0.4%
0.4%
Greek
0.3%
0.3%
African
0.3%
0.3%
Czech
0.2%
0.2%
Bulgarian
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
86.8%
86.8%
Spanish
9.1%
9.1%
Chinese
1.1%
1.1%
Langs. of India
0.4%
0.4%
Slavic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Polish
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Laotian
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
French Creole
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Cleveland Residents:
9.4%