Lakewood, Ohio Demographics (select)

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

URBAN AND RURAL RESIDENCE
     Total population...............................................     59,718
Urban population....................................................     59,718
    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....................     15,025
Preprimary school...................................................      1,174
Elementary or high school...........................................      8,978
  Percent in private school.........................................       19.0
College.............................................................      4,873

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
  Persons 25 years and over.........................................     40,282
Less than 9th grade.................................................      2,095
9th to 12th grade, no diploma.......................................      4,294
High school graduate................................................     10,815
Some college, no degree.............................................      8,939
Associates degree...................................................      2,456
Bachelor's degree...................................................      8,005
Graduate or professional degree.....................................      3,678

Percent high school graduate or higher..............................       84.1
Percent bachelor's degree or higher.................................       29.0

RESIDENCE IN 1985
      Persons 5 years and over......................................     55,773
Lived in same house.................................................     28,435
Lived in different house in U.S.....................................     26,666
  Same State........................................................     22,519
    Same county.....................................................     19,008
    Different county................................................      3,511
  Different State...................................................      4,147
Lived abroad........................................................        672

DISABILITY OF CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED PERSONS
      Persons 16 to 64 years........................................     39,272
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................      1,035
  With a mobility limitation........................................        585
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        698
With a work disability..............................................      2,643
    In labor force..................................................      1,317
  Prevented from working............................................      1,016
      Persons 65 years and over.....................................      7,841
With a mobility or self-care limitation.............................      1,758
  With a mobility limitation........................................      1,424
  With a self-care limitation.......................................        900

CHILDREN EVER BORN PER 1,000 WOMEN
Women 15 to 24 years................................................        178
Women 25 to 34 years................................................        779
Women 35 to 44 years................................................      1,753

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian veterans 16 years and over.................................      5,937
  65 years and over.................................................      1,515

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Native population...................................................     55,596
    Percent born in state of residence..............................       76.9
Foreign-born population.............................................      4,122
  Entered the U.S. 1980 to 1990.....................................        998

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
    Persons 5 years and over........................................     55,773
Speak a language other than English.................................      6,452
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................      2,056
  Speak Spanish.....................................................        727
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        179
  Speak Asian or Pacific Island language............................        348
    Do not speak English 'very well'................................        135

ANCESTRY
  Total ancestries reported.........................................     85,377
Arab................................................................      1,370
Austrian............................................................        374
Belgian.............................................................         76
Canadian............................................................        108
Czech...............................................................      1,389
Danish..............................................................        210
Dutch...............................................................      1,144
English.............................................................      8,149
Finnish.............................................................        311
French (except Basque)..............................................      1,907
French Canadian.....................................................        318
German..............................................................     20,027
Greek...............................................................        815
Hungarian...........................................................      3,356
Irish...............................................................     16,050
Italian.............................................................      4,617
Lithuanian..........................................................        365
Norwegian...........................................................        264
Polish..............................................................      4,833
Portuguese..........................................................         79
Romanian............................................................        754
Russian.............................................................        820
Scotch-Irish........................................................      1,288
Scottish............................................................      1,699
Slovak..............................................................      5,113
Subsaharan African..................................................         53
Swedish.............................................................        504
Swiss...............................................................        425
Ukrainian...........................................................        627
United States or American...........................................      1,118
Welsh...............................................................        997
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)......................          6
Yugoslavian.........................................................      1,087
Other ancestries....................................................      5,124

LABOR FORCE STATUS
      Persons 16 years and over.....................................     47,431
In labor force......................................................     33,373
      Percent in labor force........................................       70.4
  Civilian labor force..............................................     33,321
    Employed........................................................     31,695
    Unemployed......................................................      1,626
      Percent unemployed............................................        4.9
  Armed Forces......................................................         52
Not in labor force..................................................     14,058

      Males 16 years and over.......................................     21,453
In labor force......................................................     17,243
      Percent in labor force........................................       80.4
  Civilian labor force..............................................     17,199
    Employed........................................................     16,262
    Unemployed......................................................        937
      Percent unemployed............................................        5.4
  Armed Forces......................................................         44
Not in labor force..................................................      4,210

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     25,978
In labor force......................................................     16,130
      Percent in labor force........................................       62.1
  Civilian labor force..............................................     16,122
    Employed........................................................     15,433
    Unemployed......................................................        689
      Percent unemployed............................................        4.3
  Armed Forces......................................................          8
Not in labor force..................................................      9,848

      Females 16 years and over.....................................     25,978
With own children under 6 years.....................................      3,412
  Percent in labor force............................................       60.6
With own children 6 to 17 years only................................      3,370
  Percent in labor force............................................       79.7

           Own children under 6 years in families and subfamilies...      4,756
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      2,629

    Own children 6 to 17 years in families and subfamilies..........      8,750
All parents present in household in labor force.....................      6,161

    Persons 16 to 19 years..........................................      2,888
Not enrolled in school and not high school graduate.................        186
  Employed or in Armed Forces.......................................         65
  Unemployed........................................................         26
  Not in labor force................................................         95

COMMUTING TO WORK
  Workers 16 years and over.........................................     31,263
Percent drove alone.................................................       71.5
Percent in carpools.................................................       11.2
Percent using public transportation.................................       10.0
Percent using other means...........................................        0.6
Percent walked or worked at home....................................        6.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)..................................       21.0

OCCUPATION
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     31,695
Executive, administrative, and managerial occupations...............      4,782
Professional specialty occupations..................................      5,848
Technicians and related support occupations.........................      1,456
Sales occupations...................................................      3,928
Administrative support occupations, including clerical..............      5,870
Private household occupations.......................................         82
Protective service occupations......................................        577
Service occupations, except protective and household................      3,243
Farming, forestry, and fishing occupations..........................        118
Precision production, craft, and repair occupations.................      2,534
Machine operators, assemblers, and inspectors.......................      1,676
Transportation and material moving occupations......................        768
Handlers, equipment cleaners, helpers, and laborers.................        813

INDUSTRY
  Employed person 16 years and over.................................     31,695
Agriculture, forestry, and fisheries................................        190
Mining..............................................................        125
Construction........................................................      1,113
Manufacturing, nondurable goods.....................................      2,164
Manufacturing, durable goods........................................      3,507
Transportation......................................................      1,262
Communications and other public utilities...........................        817
Wholesale trade.....................................................      1,679
Retail trade........................................................      5,191
Finance, insurance, and real estate.................................      2,944
Business and repair services........................................      1,572
Personal services...................................................        626
Entertainment, and recreation services..............................        434
Health services.....................................................      3,575
Educational services................................................      2,446
Other professional and related services.............................      2,927
Public administration...............................................      1,123

CLASS OF WORKER
  Employed persons 16 years and over................................     31,695
Private wage and salary workers.....................................     26,151
Government workers..................................................      4,028
  Local government workers..........................................      2,706
  State government workers..........................................        515
  Federal government workers........................................        807
Self-employed workers...............................................      1,439
Unpaid family workers...............................................         77

INCOME IN 1989
  Households........................................................     27,102
Less than $5,000....................................................      1,105
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................      2,527
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      2,405
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      5,708
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      4,689
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      5,218
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      3,655
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        913
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        496
$150,000 or more....................................................        386
Median household income (dollars)...................................     28,791

  Families..........................................................     14,219
Less than $5,000....................................................        364
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................        537
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................        733
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      2,313
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      2,472
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      3,594
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................      2,814
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        719
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        373
$150,000 or more....................................................        300
Median family income (dollars)......................................     37,365

  Nonfamily households..............................................     12,883
Less than $5,000....................................................        779
$5,000 to $9,999....................................................      1,994
$10,000 to $14,999..................................................      1,725
$15,000 to $24,999..................................................      3,434
$25,000 to $34,999..................................................      2,177
$35,000 to $49,999..................................................      1,581
$50,000 to $74,999..................................................        818
$75,000 to $99,999..................................................        187
$100,000 to $149,999................................................        106
$150,000 or more....................................................         82
Median nonfamily household income (dollars).........................     20,349

Per capita income (dollars).........................................     16,258

INCOME TYPE IN 1989
      Households....................................................     27,102
With wage and salary income.........................................     21,416
  Mean wage and salary income (dollars).............................     35,228
With nonfarm self-employment income.................................      2,694
  Mean nonfarm self-employment income (dollars).....................     16,423
With farm self-employment income....................................         82
  Mean farm self-employment income (dollars)........................      4,278
With Social Security income.........................................      6,793
  Mean Social Security income (dollars).............................      7,827
With public assistance income.......................................      1,237
  Mean public assistance income (dollars)...........................      3,503
With retirement income..............................................      4,053
  Mean retirement income (dollars)..................................      8,094

POVERTY STATUS IN 1989
  All persons for whom poverty status is determined.................     59,328
    Below poverty level.............................................      5,043

Persons 18 years and over...........................................     45,600
    Below poverty level.............................................      3,382
  Persons 65 years and over.........................................      7,841
    Below poverty level.............................................        681

Related children under 18 years.....................................     13,643
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,582
  Related children under 5 years....................................      3,908
    Below poverty level.............................................        416
  Related children 5 to 17 years....................................      9,735
    Below poverty level.............................................      1,166

Unrelated individuals...............................................     15,545
    Below poverty level.............................................      2,081

  All families......................................................     14,219
    Below poverty level.............................................        872
With related children under 18 years................................      7,363
    Below poverty level.............................................        754
  With related children under 5 years...............................      3,227
    Below poverty level.............................................        357

  Female householder families.......................................      2,750
    Below poverty level.............................................        460
With related children under 18 years................................      1,733
    Below poverty level.............................................        421
  With related children under 5 years...............................        384
    Below poverty level.............................................        115
 

 Percent below poverty level:
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All persons.........................................................        8.5
  Persons 18 years and over.........................................        7.4
    Persons 65 years and over.......................................        8.7
  Related children under 18 years...................................       11.6
    Related children under 5 years..................................       10.6
    Related children 5 to 17 years..................................       12.0
  Unrelated individuals.............................................       13.4

All families........................................................        6.1
  With related children under 18 years..............................       10.2
    With related children under 5 years.............................       11.1

Female householder families.........................................       16.7
  With related children under 18 years..............................       24.3
    With related children under 5 years.............................       29.9

      Total housing units...........................................     28,521

YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1989 to March 1990..................................................        137
1985 to 1988........................................................          0
1980 to 1984........................................................        328
1970 to 1979........................................................      1,802
1960 to 1969........................................................      3,398
1950 to 1959........................................................      2,422
1940 to 1949........................................................      2,378
1939 or earlier.....................................................     18,056

BEDROOMS
No bedroom..........................................................        844
1 bedroom...........................................................      7,174
2 bedrooms..........................................................      9,333
3 bedrooms..........................................................      6,963
4 bedrooms..........................................................      3,062
5 or more bedrooms..................................................      1,145

SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities................................         69
Lacking complete kitchen facilities.................................         95
Condominium housing units...........................................      2,299

SOURCE OF WATER
Public system or private company....................................     28,521
Individual drilled well.............................................          0
Individual dug well.................................................          0
Some other source...................................................          0

SEWAGE DISPOSAL
Public sewer........................................................     28,485
Septic tank or cesspool.............................................         11
Other means.........................................................         25

      Occupied housing units........................................     26,999

HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas.........................................................     23,437
Bottled, tank, or LP gas............................................        248
Electricity.........................................................      2,044
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.............................................        160
Coal or coke........................................................          0
Wood................................................................          0
Solar energy........................................................          0
Other fuel..........................................................        879
No fuel used........................................................        231

YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1989 to March 1990..................................................      6,390
1985 to 1988........................................................      8,571
1980 to 1984........................................................      3,397
1970 to 1979........................................................      4,310
1960 to 1969........................................................      2,283
1959 or earlier.....................................................      2,048

TELEPHONE
No telephone in unit................................................        595

VEHICLES AVAILABLE
  Occupied housing units............................................     26,999
None................................................................      3,961
1...................................................................     12,431
2...................................................................      8,311
3 or more...........................................................      2,296

MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................      8,834
  With a mortgage...................................................      6,111
    Less than $300..................................................        100
    $300 to $499....................................................        811
    $500 to $699....................................................      1,811
    $700 to $999....................................................      2,367
    $1,000 to $1,499................................................        748
    $1,500 to $1,999................................................        147
    $2,000 or more..................................................        127
    Median (dollars)................................................        732
  Not mortgaged.....................................................      2,723
    Less than $100..................................................          5
    $100 to $199....................................................        379
    $200 to $299....................................................      1,391
    $300 to $399....................................................        704
    $400 or more....................................................        244
    Median (dollars)................................................        268

SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD  INCOME IN 1989
Specified owner-occupied housing units..............................      8,834
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      4,867
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      1,522
  25 to 29 percent..................................................        987
  30 to 34 percent..................................................        453
  35 percent or more................................................        959
  Not computed......................................................

GROSS RENT
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................     14,975
  Less than $200....................................................        604
  $200 to $299......................................................      1,650
  $300 to $499......................................................      8,672
  $500 to $749......................................................      3,313
  $750 to $999......................................................        387
  $1,000 or more....................................................        130
  No cash rent......................................................        219
  Median (dollars)..................................................        409
 

GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1989
Specified renter-occupied housing units.............................     14,975
  Less than 20 percent..............................................      5,894
  20 to 24 percent..................................................      2,386
  25 to 29 percent..................................................      1,804
  30 to 34 percent..................................................      1,072
  35 percent or more................................................      3,477
  Not computed......................................................        342
 
 



 
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