Brunswick, Ohio Demographics (select)

1990 Census of Population and Housing
   040 Ohio
   050    Medina County
   060       Brunswick city

URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE
     Total population...............................................     28,230
Urban population....................................................     28,230
    Percent of total population.....................................      100.0
Rural population....................................................          0
    Percent of total population.....................................        0.0
  Farm population...................................................          0

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
     Persons 3 years and over enrolled in school....................      8,237
Preprimary school...................................................        676
Elementary or high school...........................................      5,883
  Percent in private school.........................................       12.3
College.............................................................      1,678

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years and over.........................................     16,862
Less than 9th grade.................................................        846
9th to 12th grade, no diploma.......................................      2,252
High school graduate................................................      7,056
Some college, no degree.............................................      3,501
Associates degree...................................................        991
Bachelor's degree...................................................      1,618
Graduate or professional degree.....................................        598

Percent high school graduate or higher..............................      81.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher.................................       13.1

RESIDENCE IN 1985
      Persons 5 years and over......................................     26,190
Lived in same house.................................................     16,036
Lived in different house in U.S.....................................     10,122
  Same State........................................................      8,684
    Same county.....................................................      3,694
    Different county................................................      4,990
  Different State...................................................      1,438
Lived abroad........................................................         32

DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS
      Persons 16 to 64 years........................................     19,056
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................        689
  With a mobility limitation........................................        397
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        485
With a work disability..............................................      1,381
    In labor force..................................................        654
  Prevented from working............................................        617
      Persons 65 years and over.....................................      1,552
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................        409
  With a mobility limitation........................................        356
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        245

CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN
Women 15 to 24 years................................................        124
Women 25 to 34 years................................................      1,423
Women 35 to 44 years................................................      2,160

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian veterans 16 years and over.................................      3,141
  65 years and over.................................................        407

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Native population...................................................     27,341
    Percent born in state of residence..............................       78.0
Foreign-born population.............................................        889
  Entered the U.S. 1980 to 1990.....................................         62

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
    Persons 5 years and over........................................     26,190
Speak a language other than English.................................      1,517
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        571
  Speak Spanish.....................................................        193
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................         98
  Speak Asian or Pacific Island language............................         71
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................         13

ANCESTRY
  Total ancestries reported.........................................     41,116
Arab................................................................        266
Austrian............................................................         84
Belgian.............................................................         10
Canadian............................................................         65
Czech...............................................................        972
Danish..............................................................        137
Dutch...............................................................        555
English.............................................................      3,372
Finnish.............................................................         43
French (except Basque)..............................................        892
French Canadian.....................................................        196
German..............................................................     10,373
Greek...............................................................        114
Hungarian...........................................................      1,504
Irish...............................................................      5,397
Italian.............................................................      3,436
Lithuanian..........................................................        145
Norwegian...........................................................        110
Polish..............................................................      4,030
Portuguese..........................................................          6
Romanian............................................................        199
Russian.............................................................        511
Scotch-Irish........................................................        555
Scottish............................................................        509
Slovak..............................................................      2,658
Subsaharan African..................................................          0
Swedish.............................................................        280
Swiss...............................................................         73
Ukrainian...........................................................        387
United States or American...........................................      1,225
Welsh...............................................................        400
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)......................          0
Yugoslavian.........................................................        706
Other ancestries....................................................      1,906

LABOR FORCE STATUS
      Persons 16 years and over.....................................     20,841
In labor force......................................................     15,302
      Percent in labor force........................................       73.4
  Civilian labor force..............................................     15,275
    Employed........................................................     14,521
    Unemployed......................................................        754
      Percent unemployed............................................        4.9
  Armed Forces......................................................         27
Not in labor force..................................................      5,539

      Males 16 years and over.......................................     10,175
In labor force......................................................      8,613
      Percent in labor force........................................       84.6
  Civilian labor force..............................................      8,586
    Employed........................................................      8,204
    Unemployed......................................................        382
      Percent unemployed............................................        4.4
  Armed Forces......................................................         27
Not in labor force..................................................      1,562

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     10,666
In labor force......................................................      6,689
      Percent in labor force........................................       62.7
  Civilian labor force..............................................      6,689
    Employed........................................................      6,317
    Unemployed......................................................        372
      Percent unemployed............................................        5.6
  Armed Forces......................................................          0
Not in labor force..................................................      3,977

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     10,666
With own children under 6 years.....................................      1,752
  Percent in labor force............................................       57.0
With own children 6 to 17 years only................................      2,599
  Percent in labor force............................................       73.4

           Own children under 6 years in families and subfamilies...      2,503
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      1,311

    Own children 6 to 17 years in families and subfamilies..........      5,768
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      3,922

    Persons 16 to 19 years..........................................      2,076
Not enrolled in school and not high school graduate.................        115
  Employed or in Armed Forces.......................................         65
  Unemployed........................................................         14
  Not in labor force................................................         36

COMMUTING TO WORK
  Workers 16 years and over.........................................     14,319
Percent drove alone.................................................       84.4
Percent in carpools.................................................       10.1
Percent using public transportation.................................        2.1
Percent using other means...........................................        0.4
Percent walked or worked at home....................................        2.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)..................................       26.2

      OCCUPATION
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     14,521
Executive, administrative, and managerial occupations...............      1,492
Professional specialty occupations..................................      1,468
Technicians and related support occupations.........................        455
Sales occupations...................................................      1,921
Administrative support occupations, including clerical..............      2,467
Private household occupations.......................................         25
Protective service occupations......................................        142
Service occupations, except protective and household................      1,539
Farming, forestry, and fishing occupations..........................         77
Precision production, craft, and repair occupations.................      2,425
Machine operators, assemblers, and inspectors.......................      1,170
Transportation and material moving occupations......................        707
Handlers, equipment cleaners, helpers, and laborers.................        633

INDUSTRY
  Employed person 16 years and over.................................     14,521
Agriculture, forestry, and fisheries................................         93
Mining..............................................................         37
Construction........................................................        896
Manufacturing, nondurable goods.....................................        945
Manufacturing, durable goods........................................      2,751
Transportation......................................................        893
Communications and other public utilities...........................        414
Wholesale trade.....................................................        831
Retail trade........................................................      2,645
Finance, insurance, and real estate.................................        892
Business and repair services........................................        720
Personal services...................................................        366
Entertainment, and recreation services..............................        182
Health services.....................................................      1,049
Educational services................................................        740
Other professional and related services.............................        741
Public administration...............................................        326

CLASS OF WORKER
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     14,521
Private wage and salary workers.....................................     12,655
Government workers..................................................      1,231
  Local government workers..........................................        762
  State government workers..........................................        115
  Federal government workers........................................        354
Self-employed workers...............................................        585
Unpaid family workers...............................................         50

INCOME IN 1989
  Households........................................................      9,022
Less than $5,000....................................................        203
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        335
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        488
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      1,012
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      1,489
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      2,344
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      2,455
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        516
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        151
$150,000 or more....................................................         29
Median household income (dollars)...................................     40,950

  Families..........................................................      7,714
Less than $5,000....................................................        103
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        157
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................       337
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................        750
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      1,248
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      2,168
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      2,305
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        475
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        142
$150,000 or more....................................................         29
Median family income (dollars)......................................     43,009

  Nonfamily households..............................................      1,308
Less than $5,000....................................................        105
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        194
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        167
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................        275
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................        245
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................        155
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................        149
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................         18
$100,000 to $149,999................................................          0
$150,000 or more....................................................          0
Median nonfamily household income (dollars).........................     21,230

Per capita income (dollars).........................................     13,821

INCOME TYPE IN 1989
      Households....................................................      9,022
With wage and salary income.........................................      8,052
  Mean wage and salary income (dollars).............................     42,256
With nonfarm self-employment income.................................        932
  Mean nonfarm self-employment income (dollars).....................     11,144
With farm self-employment income....................................         46
  Mean farm self-employment income (dollars)........................        464
With Social Security income.........................................      1,480
  Mean Social Security income (dollars).............................      8,074
With public assistance income.......................................        324
  Mean public assistance income (dollars)...........................      3,343
With retirement income..............................................      1,170
  Mean retirement income (dollars)..................................      7,479

POVERTY STATUS IN 1989
  All persons for whom poverty status is determined.................     27,949
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,166

Persons 18 years and over...........................................     19,582
    Below poverty level.............................................        761
  Persons 65 years and over.........................................      1,552
    Below poverty level.............................................        148

Related children under 18 years.....................................      8,332
    Below poverty level.............................................        370
  Related children under 5 years....................................      2,013
    Below poverty level.............................................         73
  Related children 5 to 17 years....................................      6,319
    Below poverty level.............................................        297

Unrelated individuals...............................................      1,851
    Below poverty level.............................................        353

  All families......................................................      7,714
    Below poverty level.............................................        246
With related children under 18 years................................      4,495
    Below poverty level.............................................        194
  With related children under 5 years...............................      1,543
    Below poverty level.............................................         44

  Female householder families.......................................        730
    Below poverty level.............................................         81
With related children under 18 years................................        438
    Below poverty level.............................................         81
  With related children under 5 years...............................         88
    Below poverty level.............................................         21

       Percent below poverty level:
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All persons.........................................................        4.2%
  Persons 18 years and over.........................................        3.9%
    Persons 65 years and over.......................................        9.5%
  Related children under 18 years...................................        4.4%
    Related children under 5 years..................................        3.6%
    Related children 5 to 17 years..................................        4.7%
  Unrelated individuals.............................................       19.1%

All families........................................................        3.2%
  With related children under 18 years..............................        4.3%
    With related children under 5 years.............................        2.9%

Female householder families.........................................       11.1%
  With related children under 18 years..............................       18.5%
    With related children under 5 years.............................       23.9%
 

      Total housing units...........................................      9,444

YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1989 to March 1990..................................................        416
1985 to 1988........................................................        350
1980 to 1984........................................................        584
1970 to 1979........................................................      4,148
1960 to 1969........................................................      1,652
1950 to 1959........................................................      1,922
1940 to 1949........................................................        204
1939 or earlier.....................................................        168

BEDROOMS
No bedroom..........................................................         12
1 bedroom...........................................................        685
2 bedrooms..........................................................      1,342
3 bedrooms..........................................................      4,721
4 bedrooms..........................................................      2,539
5 or more bedrooms..................................................        145

SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities................................         10
Lacking complete kitchen facilities.................................         10
Condominium housing units...........................................        593

SOURCE OF WATER
Public system or private company....................................      9,381
Individual drilled well.............................................         56
Individual dug well.................................................          0
Some other source...................................................          7

SEWAGE DISPOSAL
Public sewer........................................................      9,363
Septic tank or cesspool.............................................         69
Other means.........................................................         12

      Occupied housing units........................................      9,032

HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas.........................................................      6,976
Bottled, tank, or LP gas............................................         28
Electricity.........................................................      1,759
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.............................................        159
Coal or coke........................................................         18
Wood................................................................         50
Solar energy........................................................          0
Other fuel..........................................................         18
No fuel used........................................................         24

YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1989 to March 1990..................................................      1,248
1985 to 1988........................................................      2,651
1980 to 1984........................................................      1,229
1970 to 1979........................................................      2,631
1960 to 1969........................................................        779
1959 or earlier.....................................................        494

TELEPHONE
No telephone in unit................................................        100

VEHICLES AVAILABLE
  Occupied housing units............................................      9,032
None................................................................        283
1...................................................................      1,918
2...................................................................      4,268
3 or more...........................................................      2,563

MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................      6,953
  With a mortgage...................................................      5,628
    Less than $300..................................................         91
    $300 to $499....................................................        707
    $500 to $699....................................................      1,600
    $700 to $999....................................................      2,377
    $1,000 to $1,499................................................        810
    $1,500 to $1,999................................................         32
    $2,000 or more..................................................         11
    Median (dollars)................................................        740
  Not mortgaged.....................................................      1,325
    Less than $100..................................................          5
    $100 to $199....................................................        353
    $200 to $299....................................................        711
    $300 to $399....................................................        217
    $400 or more....................................................         39
    Median (dollars)................................................        238

SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD  INCOME IN 1989
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................      6,953
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      3,732
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      1,195
  25 to 29 percent..................................................        856
  30 to 34 percent..................................................        471
  35 percent or more................................................        675
  Not computed......................................................         24

GROSS RENT
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................      1,709
  Less than $200....................................................        124
  $200 to $299......................................................         56
  $300 to $499......................................................        874
  $500 to $749......................................................        539
  $750 to $999......................................................         69
  $1,000 or more....................................................          9
  No cash rent......................................................         38
  Median (dollars)..................................................        474

GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1989
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................      1,709
  Less than 20 percent..............................................        636
  20 to 24 percent..................................................        339
  25 to 29 percent..................................................        231
  30 to 34 percent..................................................        127
  35 percent or more................................................        335
  Not computed......................................................         41
 



  

 

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