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Shaker Heights,OH index of house prices

Total population: 27,790 (All urban)

Houses: 12,542 (11,127 occupied: 6,857 owner occupied, 4,244 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

38%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,998 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $163,666.

Median contract rent in 2016: $679 (lower quartile is $563, upper quartile is $788)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $914


Median gross rent in Shaker Heights, OH in 2016: $747

Housing units in Shaker Heights with a mortgage: 4,456 (75 second mortgage, 842 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,352

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $131,599

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $91,163

Median monthly housing costs: $1,258


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Shaker Heights, Ohio Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $220,947 (it was $181,500 in 2000)
Shaker Heights:

$220,947
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $137,732 - $383,238
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1948

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,566
  • In family households: 22,879 (3,139 male householders, 4,167 female householders)
    5,522 spouses, 8,391 children (7,908 natural, 267 adopted, 218 stepchildren), 455 grandchildren, 222 brothers or sisters, 342 parents, 315 other relatives, 311 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,433 (1,420 male householders (1,210 living alone)), 2,356 female householders (2,114 living alone)), 622 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 174

Size of family households: 3,237 2-persons, 1,821 3-persons, 1,465 4-persons, 566 5-persons, 159 6-persons, 39 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,339 1-person, 420 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 15 4-persons.

4,849 married couples with children.
1,430 single-parent households (181 men, 1,249 women).

89.0% of residents of Shaker Heights speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
4.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
3.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (87% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 2,660 (9.6%)
(49.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

8.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Shaker Heights, Ohio:

  • 20no bedroom
  • 431 bedroom
  • 6982 bedrooms
  • 1,8513 bedrooms
  • 2,3814 bedrooms
  • 1,8525+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shaker Heights, Ohio:

  • 89no bedroom
  • 8921 bedroom
  • 2,1402 bedrooms
  • 6863 bedrooms
  • 3694 bedrooms
  • 865+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Shaker Heights in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 243no vehicle
  • 1,8181 vehicle
  • 3,6902 vehicles
  • 8513 vehicles
  • 2674 vehicles
  • 285+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population

Cars and other vehicles available in Shaker Heights in renter-occupied apartments

  • 526no vehicle
  • 2,4321 vehicle
  • 1,1352 vehicles
  • 1683 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Shaker Heights, Ohio:

  • 241 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 233 rooms
  • 1714 rooms
  • 4985 rooms
  • 7266 rooms
  • 7707 rooms
  • 1,2028 rooms
  • 3,4639+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Shaker Heights, Ohio:

  • 831 room
  • 1392 rooms
  • 4653 rooms
  • 1,4664 rooms
  • 8955 rooms
  • 5666 rooms
  • 1927 rooms
  • 3158 rooms
  • 1729+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Shaker Heights, OH household income distribution

  • Shaker Heights, OH household income distribution
  • 639Less than $10,000
  • 345$10,000 to $14,999
  • 368$15,000 to $19,999
  • 286$20,000 to $24,999
  • 380$25,000 to $29,999
  • 484$30,000 to $34,999
  • 454$35,000 to $39,999
  • 531$40,000 to $44,999
  • 294$45,000 to $49,999
  • 629$50,000 to $59,999
  • 899$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,372$75,000 to $99,999
  • 872$100,000 to $124,999
  • 825$125,000 to $149,999
  • 764$150,000 to $199,999
  • 2,258$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Shaker Heights, OH

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Shaker Heights, OH
  • 7Less than $10,000
  • 21$10,000 to $14,999
  • 15$20,000 to $24,999
  • 46$25,000 to $29,999
  • 61$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 79$40,000 to $49,999
  • 97$50,000 to $59,999
  • 117$60,000 to $69,999
  • 146$70,000 to $79,999
  • 190$80,000 to $89,999
  • 193$90,000 to $99,999
  • 439$100,000 to $124,999
  • 432$125,000 to $149,999
  • 602$150,000 to $174,999
  • 609$175,000 to $199,999
  • 969$200,000 to $249,999
  • 777$250,000 to $299,999
  • 768$300,000 to $399,999
  • 539$400,000 to $499,999
  • 712$500,000 to $749,999
  • 221$750,000 to $999,999
  • 67$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 27$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Shaker Heights, OH

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Shaker Heights, OH
  • 9Less than $100
  • 23$100 to $149
  • 39$200 to $249
  • 42$250 to $299
  • 16$300 to $349
  • 55$350 to $399
  • 69$400 to $449
  • 49$450 to $499
  • 104$500 to $549
  • 57$550 to $599
  • 164$600 to $649
  • 193$650 to $699
  • 312$700 to $749
  • 550$750 to $799
  • 1,012$800 to $899
  • 534$900 to $999
  • 796$1,000 to $1,249
  • 260$1,250 to $1,499
  • 184$1,500 to $1,999
  • 86$2,000 to $2,499
  • 8$2,500 to $2,999
  • 72No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 7412010 or later
  • 6312000 to 2009
  • 4061990 to 1999
  • 3841980 to 1989
  • 2231970 to 1979
  • 524Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Shaker Heights population
Shaker Heights commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 245
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 924
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,789
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,112
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,569
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,092
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,749
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 467
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 436
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 524
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 225
  • 90 or more minutes: 113
Shaker Heights, OH Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.8%
Number of people working at home: 1,274 (9.5% of all workers)

Shaker Heights mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 6,786 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 651 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 263 (3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 18 (0%)
  • Railroad: 17 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 12 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0%)
  • Walked: 219 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,274 (14%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 531
 Italian: 493
 German: 442
 English: 380
 European: 378
 Irish: 372
 Polish: 371
 Eastern European: 195
 Russian: 153
 Iranian: 150
 Hungarian: 148
 British: 114
 African: 102
 Scottish: 92
 Ukrainian: 77
 Turkish: 66
 Portuguese: 57
 French (except Basque): 57
 Austrian: 56
 Dutch: 52
 Lithuanian: 50
 Brazilian: 49
 Nigerian: 47
 Lebanese: 45
 Jamaican: 41
 Arab: 41
 Romanian: 38
 Swedish: 37
 Slovak: 29
 Slovene: 29
 Norwegian: 28
 Armenian: 26
 Canadian: 24
 Scotch-Irish: 24
 Czechoslovakian: 19
 Haitian: 16
 Moroccan: 15
 Serbian: 13
 Guyanese: 13
 Czech: 12
 Greek: 12
 Egyptian: 12
 Welsh: 10
 French Canadian: 10
 Slavic: 6
 Israeli: 6
 Danish: 5
 Croatian: 5
 Yugoslavian: 4
 Jordanian: 4
 Belgian: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 13%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 12%India
  • 6%Iran
  • 5%Korea
  • 4%Canada
  • 4%Philippines
  • 3%England

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,770
  • Other state: 8,814
  • Northeast: 2,802
  • Midwest: 2,305
  • South: 2,744
  • West: 1,070

87% of Shaker Heights residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 39% lived in Ohio.

Shaker Heights:

87.2%
State average:

85.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 13
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 135
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 83
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 842
  • Less than 1 year of college: 295
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 991
  • Associate degree: 340
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,842
  • Master's degree: 1,525
  • Professional school degree: 1,430
  • Doctorate degree: 886

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 29
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 16
  • 7th and 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 65
  • 11th grade: 95
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 61
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,227
  • Less than 1 year of college: 341
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,224
  • Associate degree: 771
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,910
  • Master's degree: 2,323
  • Professional school degree: 839
  • Doctorate degree: 668

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.8%Males
  • 2.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.1%Males
  • 7.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 100.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 1.8%Males
  • 16.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 25.8%Males
  • 7.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.8%Males
Shaker Heights marital status for males
Shaker Heights marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,967
  • One, attached: 405
  • Two: 1,389
  • 3 or 4: 296
  • 5 to 9: 505
  • 10 to 19: 710
  • 20 to 49: 1,108
  • 50 or more: 1,115
  • Mobile homes: 53

Median worth of mobile homes: $829,613

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 2.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Shaker Heights:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Shaker Heights
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (93.2%)
  • Electricity (5.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (72.9%)
  • Electricity (20.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.0%)
  • No fuel used (1.6%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 506
Here:

16.4%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 314
Here:

17.1%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 301
Here:

29.2%
Ohio:

23.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)