Shaker Heights, OH Profile: Facts & Data

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Shaker Heights, Ohio - Basic Facts

The City of Shaker Heights had a population of 27,953 as of July 1, 2018. Shaker Heights ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Shaker Heights is located at latitude 41.4761 and longitude -81.5492 in Cuyahoga County. The formal boundaries for the City of Shaker Heights (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Cuyahoga County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,050 feet.

The City of Shaker Heights (GNIS ID: 1085998) 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 Shaker Heights: East View, North Union, Shaker Village.

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Shaker Heights, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 27,953
Population in Households 27,792
Population in Familes 22,820
Population in Group Qrtrs 161
Population Density2 4,450
Diversity Index3 60
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $88,317
Average Household Income $135,548
Per Capita Income $56,871

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 13,326 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,047 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,656 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,623 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $250,094
Average Home Value $316,965
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 11,703
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 7,494
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.21% -0.16%
Households -0.14% -0.07%
Families -0.35% -0.23%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.19%

Shaker Heights, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shaker Heights 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 53 96th
Population Density # 27 98th
Diversity Index # 15 99th
Median Household Income # 76 94th
Per Capita Income # 33 97th

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