Cuyahoga County OH Information


Cuyahoga County Subdivisions

Cuyahoga County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,256,562
Population in Households 1,226,942
Population in Familes 933,676
Population in Group Qrtrs 29,620
Population Density1 2,748
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 542,559
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 312,866
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 621,763 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 312,403 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 230,156 (37.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 79,204 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $137,618
Average Home Value $177,915


Median Household Income $44,543
Average Household Income $65,825
Per Capita Income $28,846
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.3% -0.27%
Households -0.07% -0.13%
Families -0.36% -0.31%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Cuyahoga County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cuyahoga County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1 100th
Population Density1 # 1 100th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 50 44th
Per Capita Income # 13 86th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.