Population density (sq mi)4,8005,009288
Median age30.235.839.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1878%47%42%
Speak Englishn/a87%93%
Speak Spanishn/a8%2%

Key findings

  • The population density in Central is 4% lower than Cleveland
  • The median age in Central is 16% lower than Cleveland
  • In Central 6.83% of the population is White
  • In Central 91.06% of the population is Black
  • In Central 0.17% of the population is Asian

Compare Cleveland, OH Demographics


      Central population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.20%0.47%0.19%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.03%
      Mixed race1.61%3.54%2.57%
      Other race0.14%2.84%0.85%
      In Central, 10.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Central age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Central, Cleveland, OH demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).