The City of Independence had a population of 7,129 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Independence is located at latitude 41.3687 and longitude -81.6379 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Independence: Center, Pilgerruh, Pilgrims Rest, Thornburg, Thornburgh.
|Population in Households||7,115|
|Population in Familes||6,236|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||14|
|Median Household Income||$88,166|
|Average Household Income||$112,981|
|Per Capita Income||$44,416|
|Total Housing Units||2,895 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,520 (87.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||280 ( 9.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||95 ( 3.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$253,173|
|Average Home Value||$311,210|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.3%|
|Per Capita Income||2.79%|
The table below compares Independence to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 227||81st|
|Population Density||# 881||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 608||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 78||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 78||94th|
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