Warrensville Heights, Ohio

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Warrensville Heights, Ohio
City
Warrensville Heights welcome sign
Warrensville Heights welcome sign
Official seal of Warrensville Heights, Ohio
Seal
Motto: "The Friendly City"
Location of Warrensville Heights in Ohio
Location of Warrensville Heights in Ohio
Location of Warrensville Heights in Cuyahoga County
Location of Warrensville Heights in Cuyahoga County
Coordinates: 41°26′19″N 81°31′24″W / 41.43861°N 81.52333°W / 41.43861; -81.52333Coordinates: 41°26′19″N 81°31′24″W / 41.43861°N 81.52333°W / 41.43861; -81.52333
Country United States
State Ohio
County Cuyahoga
Village incorporated 1927 [1]
Incorporated 1960 [1]
Government
 • Type Mayor-council
 • Mayor Brad Sellers
Area[2]
 • Total 4.14 sq mi (10.72 km2)
 • Land 4.13 sq mi (10.70 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.24%
Elevation 1,037 ft (316 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 13,542
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 13,380
 • Density 3,278.9/sq mi (1,266.0/km2)
  census
Time zone EST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip code 44122, 44128
Area code(s) 216
FIPS code 39-80990[5]
GNIS feature ID 1047579[6]
Website http://www.cityofwarrensville.com/

Warrensville Heights is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. The population was 13,542 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Warrensville Heights is located at 41°26′19″N 81°31′24″W / 41.43861°N 81.52333°W / 41.43861; -81.52333 (41.438653, -81.523262).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.14 square miles (10.72 km2), of which, 4.13 square miles (10.70 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 877
1940 1,175 34.0%
1950 4,126 251.1%
1960 10,609 157.1%
1970 18,925 78.4%
1980 16,565 −12.5%
1990 15,745 −5.0%
2000 15,109 −4.0%
2010 13,542 −10.4%
Est. 2012 13,380 −1.2%
Sources:[8][9][5][10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 13,542 people, 6,043 households, and 3,696 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,278.9 inhabitants per square mile (1,266.0/km2). There were 6,743 housing units at an average density of 1,632.7 per square mile (630.4/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 3.6% White, 93.5% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 2.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.4% of the population.

There were 6,043 households of which 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 24.5% were married couples living together, 31.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 38.8% were non-families. 35.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.84.

The median age in the city was 39.2 years. 24.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.1% were from 25 to 44; 26.3% were from 45 to 64; and 17.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 42.7% male and 57.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 15,109 people, 6,325 households, and 4,048 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,661.4 people per square mile (1,412.5/km²). There were 6,741 housing units at an average density of 1,633.5 per square mile (630.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 10.57% White/European American, 90.41% African American, 0.17% Native American, 0.91% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.32% from other races, and 1.58% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.75% of the population.

There were 6,325 households out of which 28.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 32.2% were married couples living together, 27.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.0% were non-families. 32.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.34 and the average family size was 2.95.

In the city the population was spread out with 25.6% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 26.6% from 25 to 44, 25.5% from 45 to 64, and 14.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 73.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 66.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $33,204, and the median income for a family was $41,962. Males had a median income of $35,947 versus $24, 234 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,611. About 10.4% of families and 11.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.2% of those under age 18 and 9.8% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

The City of Warrensville Heights is served by the Warrensville Heights City School District, which has six campuses and an enrollment of approximately 2,500 students.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.cityofwarrensville.com/general.htm Retrieved 30 December 2006.
  2. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  5. ^ a b c "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  8. ^ "Number of Inhabitants: Ohio". 18th Census of the United States. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  9. ^ "Ohio: Population and Housing Unit Counts". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  10. ^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 

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