Independence Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Independence, OH

General Independence Information

State: Ohio

County: Cuyahoga County

Close cities: Cuyahoga Heights, OH, Garfield Heights, OH, Newburgh Heights, OH, Brecksville, OH, Valley View, OH, Parma, OH, Walton Hills, OH, Seven Hills, OH, Maple Heights, OH, Broadview Heights, OH, Brooklyn Heights, OH

Independence Population (census data)
Total 6,820 (-3.5% since 2000)
Male 3,234 (47.4%)
Female 3,586 (52.6%)

Population Density: 711 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.0 (US Avg is 100)

Independence Elevation: 856 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.59 square miles

Median Household Income: $65,383

Zip Codes: 44131.

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Independence Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (32.7%)
  • German (20.5%)
  • Italian (16.9%)
  • Irish (10.9%)
  • English (7.4%)
  • Slovak (7.1%)
Foriegn Born: 379 people (5.6%)
  • Europe (75.5%)
  • Asia (24.5%)

Local Independence Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Kent State University, Cleveland State University

Independence School Information

High Schools
Independence High School (6001 Archwood Road, Independence, OH, 44131 - Independence Local District)
Middle Schools
Independence Middle School (6111 Archwood Road, Independence, OH, 44131 - Independence Local District)
Elementary Schools
Independence Primary Elementary School (7600 Hillside Road, Independence, OH, 44131 - Independence Local District)

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