Population density (sq mi)5,00928891
Median age35.839.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%42%43%
Speak English87%93%79%
Speak Spanish8%2%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cleveland is 1639% higher than Ohio
  • The median age in Cleveland is 9% lower than Ohio
  • In Cleveland 40.32% of the population is White
  • In Cleveland 50.82% of the population is Black
  • In Cleveland 1.99% of the population is Asian

Compare Cleveland, OH Demographics


      Cleveland population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.47%0.19%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.02%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race3.54%2.57%3.06%
      Other race2.84%0.85%4.75%
      In Cleveland, 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

      Cleveland age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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