Living in Elyria, OH

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Elyria SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Elyria, OH Cost Of Living

89
Elyria's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Elyria, Ohio Info Snack

Elyria (/lri/; -LEER-ee-uh) is a city in the Greater Cleveland metropolitan statistical area and the county seat of Lorain County, Ohio, United States, located at the forks of the Black River in Northeast Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 54,533. The city is named for its founder, Heman Ely. The city is home to Lorain County Community College.
Population
53,910
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
22.7%
Median Home
$97,100
Median Income
$43,360
Median Rent
$731

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Map Of Elyria, OH

Population over time in Elyria

Year Population % Change
2017 53,910 -0.1%
2016 53,944 0.0%
2015 53,928 -0.2%
2014 54,050 -0.3%
2013 54,216 -0.1%
2012 54,290 -0.4%
2011 54,535 -0.6%
2010 54,844 -0.3%
2009 55,003 -

Race / Ethnicity in Elyria

White
73.0% (39,362)
African American
14.8% (7,998)
American Indian
0.2% (130)
Asian
1.0% (558)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (65)
Two Or More
5.0% (2,720)
Hispanic
5.7% (3,077)
Race Elyria OH USA
White 73.0% 79.2% 61.1%
African American 14.8% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.7% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Elyria, Ohio

Less than $10,000
10.2% (548,797)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (310,882)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (701,386)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (595,382)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (854,688)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (1,086,898)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (618,436)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (526,693)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (89,842)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (57,993)
Income Elyria OH USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 7.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 18.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 4.5% 7.0%

Gender in Elyria

Female
52.0% (28,044)
Male
48.0% (25,866)
Gender Elyria OH USA
Female 52.0% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elyria for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,078)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (5,930)
High School / GED
34.0% (18,329)
Some College
27.0% (14,555)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (5,930)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (5,391)
Master's Degree
4.0% (2,156)
Professional Degree
1.0% (539)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Elyria OH USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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