Cleveland Heights, Ohio Demographics (select)

1990 Census of Population and Housing
   040 Ohio
   050    Cuyahoga County
   060       Cleveland Heights City

URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE
     Total population...............................................     54,052
Urban population....................................................     54,052
    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....................     16,220
Preprimary school...................................................      1,167
Elementary or high school...........................................      9,122
  Percent in private school.........................................       23.8
College.............................................................      5,931

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years and over.........................................     35,575
Less than 9th grade.................................................      1,286
9th to 12th grade, no diploma.......................................      2,955
High school graduate................................................      6,449
Some college, no degree.............................................      6,756
Associates degree...................................................      2,112
Bachelor's degree...................................................      8,172
Graduate or professional degree.....................................      7,845

Percent high school graduate or higher..............................       88.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher.................................       45.0

RESIDENCE IN 1985
      Persons 5 years and over......................................     50,479
Lived in same house.................................................     29,221
Lived in different house in U.S.....................................     20,094
  Same State........................................................     15,589
    Same county.....................................................     13,600
    Different county................................................      1,989
  Different State...................................................      4,505
Lived abroad........................................................      1,164

DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS
      Persons 16 to 64 years........................................     34,946
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................      1,247
  With a mobility limitation........................................        537
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        959
With a work disability..............................................      2,269
    In labor force..................................................        947
  Prevented from working............................................      1,076
      Persons 65 years and over.....................................      6,278
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................      1,365
  With a mobility limitation........................................      1,039
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        799

CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN
Women 15 to 24 years................................................        107
Women 25 to 34 years................................................        858
Women 35 to 44 years................................................      1,773
 

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian veterans 16 years and over.................................      5,034
  65 years and over.................................................      1,418

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Native population...................................................     50,155
    Percent born in state of residence..............................       66.2
Foreign-born population.............................................      3,897
  Entered the U.S. 1980 to 1990.....................................      1,389

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
    Persons 5 years and over........................................     50,479
Speak a language other than English.................................      5,188
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................      1,881
  Speak Spanish.....................................................        794
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        227
  Speak Asian or Pacific Island language............................        539
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        283

ANCESTRY
  Total ancestries reported.........................................     66,732
Arab................................................................        367
Austrian............................................................        396
Belgian.............................................................         66
Canadian............................................................        109
Czech...............................................................        753
Danish..............................................................        184
Dutch...............................................................        543
English.............................................................      5,831
Finnish.............................................................        107
French (except Basque)..............................................      1,125
French Canadian.....................................................        122
German..............................................................      9,309
Greek...............................................................        234
Hungarian...........................................................      1,552
Irish...............................................................      5,603
Italian.............................................................      3,096
Lithuanian..........................................................        483
Norwegian...........................................................        225
Polish..............................................................      2,365
Portuguese..........................................................          5
Romanian............................................................        207
Russian.............................................................      2,902
Scotch-Irish........................................................        901
Scottish............................................................      1,341
Slovak..............................................................        902
Subsaharan African..................................................        208
Swedish.............................................................        751
Swiss...............................................................        347
Ukrainian...........................................................        309
United States or American...........................................      1,162
Welsh...............................................................        575
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)......................        254
Yugoslavian.........................................................        486
Other ancestries....................................................     23,912

LABOR FORCE STATUS
      Persons 16 years and over.....................................     41,962
In labor force......................................................     28,750
      Percent in labor force........................................       68.5
  Civilian labor force..............................................     28,725
    Employed........................................................     27,342
    Unemployed......................................................      1,383
      Percent unemployed............................................        4.8
  Armed Forces......................................................         25
Not in labor force..................................................     13,212

      Males 16 years and over.......................................     18,981
In labor force......................................................     14,180
      Percent in labor force........................................       74.7
  Civilian labor force..............................................     14,168
    Employed........................................................     13,390
    Unemployed......................................................        778
      Percent unemployed............................................        5.5
  Armed Forces......................................................         12
Not in labor force..................................................      4,801

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     22,981
In labor force......................................................     14,570
      Percent in labor force........................................       63.4
  Civilian labor force..............................................     14,557
    Employed........................................................     13,952
    Unemployed......................................................        605
      Percent unemployed............................................        4.2
  Armed Forces......................................................         13
Not in labor force..................................................      8,411

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     22,981
With own children under 6 years.....................................      3,165
  Percent in labor force............................................       62.1
With own children 6 to 17 years only................................      3,826
  Percent in labor force............................................       85.1

           Own children under 6 years in families and subfamilies...      4,232
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      2,384

    Own children 6 to 17 years in families and subfamilies..........      8,883
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      6,598

    Persons 16 to 19 years..........................................      2,759
Not enrolled in school and not high school graduate.................        148
  Employed or in Armed Forces.......................................         42
  Unemployed........................................................         30
  Not in labor force................................................         76

COMMUTING TO WORK
  Workers 16 years and over.........................................     26,722
Percent drove alone.................................................       73.5
Percent in carpools.................................................       11.4
Percent using public transportation.................................        6.8
Percent using other means...........................................        0.4
Percent walked or worked at home....................................        7.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)..................................       22.1

OCCUPATION
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     27,342
Executive, administrative, and managerial occupations...............      3,622
Professional specialty occupations..................................      8,798
Technicians and related support occupations.........................      1,367
Sales occupations...................................................      2,708
Administrative support occupations, including clerical..............      4,187
Private household occupations.......................................        100
Protective service occupations......................................        425
Service occupations, except protective and household................      2,246
Farming, forestry, and fishing occupations..........................        135
Precision production, craft, and repair occupations.................      1,373
Machine operators, assemblers, and inspectors.......................      1,061
Transportation and material moving occupations......................        622
Handlers, equipment cleaners, helpers, and laborers.................        698

INDUSTRY
  Employed person 16 years and over.................................     27,342
Agriculture, forestry, and fisheries................................        114
Mining..............................................................         66
Construction........................................................        746
Manufacturing, nondurable goods.....................................        896
Manufacturing, durable goods........................................      2,500
Transportation......................................................        841
Communications and other public utilities...........................        859
Wholesale trade.....................................................        848
Retail trade........................................................      3,369
Finance, insurance, and real estate.................................      1,678
Business and repair services........................................        931
Personal services...................................................        453
Entertainment, and recreation services..............................        632
Health services.....................................................      4,339
Educational services................................................      4,416
Other professional and related services.............................      3,569
Public administration...............................................      1,085

CLASS OF WORKER
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     27,342
Private wage and salary workers.....................................     21,001
Government workers..................................................      4,381
  Local government workers..........................................      2,729
  State government workers..........................................        864
  Federal government workers........................................        788
Self-employed workers...............................................      1,886
Unpaid family workers...............................................         74

INCOME IN 1989
  Households........................................................     20,894
Less than $5,000....................................................      1,066
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................      1,280
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      1,326
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      2,988
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      3,474
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      4,188
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      3,856
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................      1,413
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        767
$150,000 or more....................................................        536
Median household income (dollars)...................................     36,043

  Families..........................................................     13,205
Less than $5,000....................................................        381
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        303
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        451
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      1,663
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      1,857
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      3,016
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      3,191
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................      1,200
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        655
$150,000 or more....................................................        488
Median family income (dollars)......................................     43,541

  Nonfamily households..............................................      7,689
Less than $5,000....................................................        717
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        996
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        892
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      1,417
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      1,554
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      1,153
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................        636
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        187
$100,000 to $149,999................................................         98
$150,000 or more....................................................         39
Median nonfamily household income (dollars).........................     23,663

Per capita income (dollars).........................................     18,228

INCOME TYPE IN 1989
      Households....................................................     20,894
With wage and salary income.........................................     16,946
  Mean wage and salary income (dollars).............................     42,099
With nonfarm self-employment income.................................      3,226
  Mean nonfarm self-employment income (dollars).....................     24,380
With farm self-employment income....................................        125
  Mean farm self-employment income (dollars)........................      4,990
With Social Security income.........................................      4,978
  Mean Social Security income (dollars).............................      8,626
With public assistance income.......................................      1,071
  Mean public assistance income (dollars)...........................      3,608
With retirement income..............................................      2,859
  Mean retirement income (dollars)..................................      9,785

POVERTY STATUS IN 1989
  All persons for whom poverty status is determined.................     52,957
    Below poverty level.............................................      4,482

Persons 18 years and over...........................................     39,585
    Below poverty level.............................................      3,296
  Persons 65 years and over.........................................      6,278
    Below poverty level.............................................        537

Related children under 18 years.....................................     13,323
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,137
  Related children under 5 years....................................      3,528
    Below poverty level.............................................        265
  Related children 5 to 17 years....................................      9,795
    Below poverty level.............................................        872

Unrelated individuals...............................................     10,415
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,094

  All families......................................................     13,205
    Below poverty level.............................................        717
With related children under 18 years................................      7,085
    Below poverty level.............................................        586
  With related children under 5 years...............................      2,864
    Below poverty level.............................................        265

  Female householder families.......................................      2,534
    Below poverty level.............................................        430
With related children under 18 years................................      1,633
    Below poverty level.............................................        395
  With related children under 5 years...............................        464
    Below poverty level.............................................        182
 
 

       Percent below poverty level:
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All persons.........................................................        8.5
  Persons 18 years and over.........................................        8.3
    Persons 65 years and over.......................................        8.6
  Related children under 18 years...................................        8.5
    Related children under 5 years..................................        7.5
    Related children 5 to 17 years..................................        8.9
  Unrelated individuals.............................................       20.1

All families........................................................        5.4
  With related children under 18 years..............................        8.3
    With related children under 5 years.............................        9.3

Female householder families.........................................       17.0
  With related children under 18 years..............................       24.2
    With related children under 5 years.............................       39.2
 

      Total housing units...........................................     21,862

YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1989 to March 1990..................................................         21
1985 to 1988........................................................        100
1980 to 1984........................................................        302
1970 to 1979........................................................      1,092
1960 to 1969........................................................      1,287
1950 to 1959........................................................      2,854
1940 to 1949........................................................      3,821
1939 or earlier.....................................................     12,385

BEDROOMS
No bedroom..........................................................        251
1 bedroom...........................................................      2,967
2 bedrooms..........................................................      4,128
3 bedrooms..........................................................      8,366
4 bedrooms..........................................................      4,043
5 or more bedrooms..................................................      2,107

SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities................................         26
Lacking complete kitchen facilities.................................        186
Condominium housing units...........................................        406

SOURCE OF WATER
Public system or private company....................................     21,862
Individual drilled well.............................................          0
Individual dug well.................................................          0
Some other source...................................................          0

SEWAGE DISPOSAL
Public sewer........................................................     21,832
Septic tank or cesspool.............................................         20
Other means.........................................................         10

      Occupied housing units........................................     21,012

HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas.........................................................     19,304
Bottled, tank, or LP gas............................................        177
Electricity.........................................................      1,001
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.............................................        119
Coal or coke........................................................          0
Wood................................................................         21
Solar energy........................................................          0
Other fuel..........................................................        277
No fuel used........................................................        113

YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1989 to March 1990..................................................      3,964
1985 to 1988........................................................      5,754
1980 to 1984........................................................      2,904
1970 to 1979........................................................      4,921
1960 to 1969........................................................      1,902
1959 or earlier.....................................................      1,567

TELEPHONE
No telephone in unit................................................        154

VEHICLES AVAILABLE
  Occupied housing units............................................     21,012
None................................................................      2,048
1...................................................................      8,840
2...................................................................      7,776
3 or more...........................................................      2,348

MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................     11,974
  With a mortgage...................................................      9,022
    Less than $300..................................................         53
    $300 to $499....................................................        936
    $500 to $699....................................................      2,212
    $700 to $999....................................................      3,802
    $1,000 to $1,499................................................      1,535
    $1,500 to $1,999................................................        285
    $2,000 or more..................................................        199
    Median (dollars)................................................        784
  Not mortgaged.....................................................      2,952
    Less than $100..................................................          7
    $100 to $199....................................................        159
    $200 to $299....................................................      1,155
    $300 to $399....................................................        944
    $400 or more....................................................        687
    Median (dollars)................................................        314

SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD  INCOME IN 1989
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................     11,974
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      6,877
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      1,832
  25 to 29 percent..................................................      1,112
  30 to 34 percent..................................................        590
  35 percent or more................................................      1,540
  Not computed......................................................         23

GROSS RENT
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................      7,829
  Less than $200....................................................        562
  $200 to $299......................................................        425
  $300 to $499......................................................      3,069
  $500 to $749......................................................      2,922
  $750 to $999......................................................        520
  $1,000 or more....................................................        132
  No cash rent......................................................        199
  Median (dollars)..................................................        489

GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1989
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................      7,829
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      2,320
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      1,197
  25 to 29 percent..................................................      1,038
  30 to 34 percent..................................................        691
  35 percent or more................................................      2,173
  Not computed......................................................        410
 
   

 

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