Cuyahoga County OH Information


Cuyahoga County Subdivisions

Cuyahoga County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,256,007
Daytime Population: Workers 729,742
Daytime Population: Residents 666,883
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,396,625
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.11
Population in Households 1,226,120
Population in Familes 931,912
Population in Group Qrtrs 29,887
Population Density2 2,747
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $47,605
Average Household Income $69,177
Per Capita Income $30,134


Total Housing Units 621,763 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 311,961 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 227,389 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 82,413 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $140,018
Average Home Value $181,754


Total Households 539,350
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 310,092
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.26% -0.3%
Households -0.15% -0.22%
Families -0.43% -0.41%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   2.58%


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, 2017 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 # 2 99th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 50 44th
Per Capita Income # 13 86th

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