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Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio
Village
Alcoa complex on Harvard Avenue
Alcoa complex on Harvard Avenue
Location in Cuyahoga County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Cuyahoga County and the state of Ohio.
Country United States
State Ohio
County Cuyahoga
Area
 • Total 3.21 sq mi (8.32 km2)
 • Land 3.07 sq mi (7.95 km2)
 • Water 0.14 sq mi (0.37 km2)
Elevation
715 ft (218 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 638
 • Estimate 
(2019)
607
 • Density 197.72/sq mi (76.33/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
44105, 44125, 44127
Area code(s) 216
FIPS code 39-19806
GNIS feature ID 1080492
Website cuyahogaheights.com

Cuyahoga Heights is a village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. The population was 638 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Cuyahoga Heights is located at 41°26′10″N 81°39′11″W / 41.43611°N 81.65306°W / 41.43611; -81.65306 (41.436202, -81.653145).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 3.21 square miles (8.31 km2), of which 3.07 square miles (7.95 km2) is land and 0.14 square miles (0.36 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 739
1930 710 −3.9%
1940 674 −5.1%
1950 713 5.8%
1960 796 11.6%
1970 866 8.8%
1980 739 −14.7%
1990 682 −7.7%
2000 599 −12.2%
2010 638 6.5%
2019 (est.) 607 −4.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

91.6% spoke English, 4.4% Italian, and 4.0% Polish as their first language.

2010 census

Largest ancestries (2010) Percent
Polish Poland 39.5%
Italian Italy 24.1%
German Germany 18.8%
Irish Republic of Ireland 10.1%
American United States 7.1%
Hungarian Hungary 4.9%

As of the census of 2010, there were 638 people, 258 households, and 169 families living in the village. The population density was 207.8 inhabitants per square mile (80.2/km2). There were 278 housing units at an average density of 90.6 per square mile (35.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.3% White, 0.6% African American, 0.2% Native American, 1.4% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 258 households, of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 31.8% were married couples living together, 23.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 10.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.5% were non-families. 32.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 16.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 3.12.

The median age in the village was 40.5 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.1% were from 25 to 44; 27.2% were from 45 to 64; and 16.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 45.6% male and 54.4% female.

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