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Shaker Heights Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Shaker Heights Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
29,439

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.5%
5 - 17:
18.9%
18 - 24:
5.9%
25 - 34:
11.1%
35 - 54:
26.4%
55 - 64:
12.4%
Over 65 Years:
19.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
3.0%
3.0%
97.7%
97.7%
69.9%
69.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Shaker Heights
USA
$60,957
$60,957
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Shaker Heights
USA
$88,635
$88,635
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.1%

Employment Industries in Shaker Heights

 
Healthcare
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Manufacturing
Finance
Retail
Accommodation
Other
Public Service
Arts
Transportation
25.1%
25.1%
13.9%
13.9%
11.7%
11.7%
7.3%
7.3%
6.6%
6.6%
6.3%
6.3%
5.9%
5.9%
4.6%
4.6%
3.6%
3.6%
2.9%
2.9%
2.8%
2.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Black or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
53.0%
53.0%
36.2%
36.2%
4.3%
4.3%
3.9%
3.9%
2.5%
2.5%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
English
Irish
Italian
Polish
European
Scottish
Eastern European
Russian
French
Swedish
Hungarian
African
Slovak
British
Dutch
Iranian
Scots-Irish
Czech
Slovene
12.9%
12.9%
9.3%
9.3%
9.2%
9.2%
5.7%
5.7%
4.8%
4.8%
2.5%
2.5%
2.3%
2.3%
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
1.7%
1.7%
1.5%
1.5%
1.4%
1.4%
1.2%
1.2%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Chinese
Langs. of India
French
German/Yiddish
Arabic
African languages
Scandinavian languages
Portuguese
Other Asian languages
Persian
Polish
Tagalog
French Creole
Other Indo-European
Italian
Russian
Hungarian
Native American languages
89.5%
89.5%
3.5%
3.5%
1.4%
1.4%
1.1%
1.1%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Shaker Heights Residents:
7.4%