The City of Independence had a population of 7,157 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Independence is located at latitude 41.38 and longitude -81.6333 in Cuyahoga County. The formal boundaries for the City of Independence (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles. Cuyahoga County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 860 feet.
The City of Independence (GNIS ID: 1085974) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Independence population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Independence: Center, Pilgerruh, Pilgrims Rest, Thornburg, Thornburgh.
|Population in Households||7,143|
|Population in Familes||6,247|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||14|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,891 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,542 (87.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||276 ( 9.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||73 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$239,409|
|Average Home Value||$292,388|
|Median Household Income||$75,566|
|Average Household Income||$94,520|
|Per Capita Income||$37,258|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.36%|
|Per Capita Income||2.56%|
The table below compares Independence to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 226||81st|
|Population Density1||# 880||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 623||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 113||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 112||91st|
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