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The 2016 Elyria, Ohio, population is 53,775. There are 2,614 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Elyria, Ohio

The median age is 36.9. The US median is 37.4. 45.30% of people in Elyria, Ohio, are married. 12.67% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.36 people. 22.21% of people are married, with children. 24.37% have children, but are single.

Race in Elyria, Ohio

75.41% of people are white, 13.70% are black, 0.56% are asian, 0.20% are native american, and 0.11% claim 'Other'.

5.11% of the people in Elyria, Ohio, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 94.89% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEElyria, OhioUnited States
  Population  53,775321,418,820
  Population - 2010  55,003308,745,538
  Population - 2000  55,953285,036,114
  Population - 1990  56,746251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  -5.24%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  -3.89%12.76%
  Pop. Density  2,61491
  Land Area  213,531,905
  Water Area  0264,837
  Median Age  36.937.4
  Female Population  52.15%50.81%
  Male Population  47.85%49.19%
  White  75.41%62.77%
  Black  13.70%12.24%
  Asian  0.56%4.95%
  Native American  0.20%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.09%0.16%
  Other  0.11%0.20%
  Two or More Races  4.84%2.13%
  Hispanic  5.11%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  94.89%83.10%
  Households  22,646116,211,000
  Family Households  14,37076,958,100
  Non Family Households  8,27639,253,000
  Household Size  2.362.63
  Married Population  45.30%50.58%
  Single Population  54.70%49.42%
  Now Married  42.95%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.35%2.17%
  Never Married  35.51%32.55%
  Widowed  6.51%5.95%
  Divorced  12.67%10.92%
  Married, w/children  22.21%31.68%
  Married, no children  40.68%41.44%
  Single, w/children  24.37%16.94%
  Single, no children  12.74%9.95%

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