Richest Neighborhoods In Cleveland, OH For 2020


We used science and data to determine which Cleveland neighborhoods have the richest people.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2020. This is our fifth time ranking the richest neighborhoods to live in Cleveland.
Richest Neighborhoods In Cleveland

Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.

These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Cleveland has to offer. Where houses go for over 0.65x the national median and household incomes are 0.99x the national median.

But where exactly in Cleveland do the richest of the rich people live? That would be Kamm’S Corner where the median income is a cool $54,620.

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Cleveland out of 36 for 2020.

What’s the richest neighborhood to live in Cleveland for 2020? According to the most recent census data, Kamm’S Corner looks to be the richest Cleveland neighborhood to live in.

Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $385,540. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky. Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Cleveland. Once you’re done, you can look at the bottom of the story for a complete chart of every neighborhood we looked at from richest to poorest.

For more Cleveland reading, check out the best neighborhoods in Cleveland and the worst neighborhoods in Cleveland. Or, for living around Cleveland, out the best Cleveland suburbs and the worst Cleveland suburbs.

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How We Determined The Wealthiest Neighborhoods In Cleveland For 2020

Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live. And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.

And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.

How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:

Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?

Using census and extrapolated BLS data, we ranked every neighborhood based on income levels.

We ranked every neighborhood in Cleveland by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, Kamm’S Corner, was named the richest neighborhood in Cleveland.

The poorest neighborhood? That would be Kinsmith.

Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Cleveland ranked.

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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Cleveland For 2020

Rank Neighborhood Median Household Income<
1 Kamm’s Corner $54,620
2 Riverside $49,125
3 Tremont $40,561
4 Old Brooklyn $39,720
5 Jefferson $35,382
6 Ohio City-West Side $34,090
7 Puritas Longmead $33,765
8 West Boulevard $33,090
9 Downtown $32,825
10 Lee Miles $32,362
11 Edgewater $31,751
12 Detroit Shoreway $29,382
13 North Collinwood $28,721
14 Buckeye Shaker $27,529
15 Goodrich-Kirkland $27,387
16 Brooklyn Center $27,133
17 Cudell $27,092
18 South Broadway $25,689
19 South Collinwood $25,257
20 Euclid Green $24,830
21 Corlett $24,807
22 Stockyards $24,661
23 Indurstrial Valley $24,205
24 Glenville $24,172
25 Forest Hills $23,950
26 University District $23,188
27 Clark Fulton $22,988
28 North Broadway $22,007
29 Mt Pleasant $21,606
30 Saint Claire-Superior $21,081
31 Union Miles Park $20,104
32 Woodland Hills $19,499
33 Hough $18,621
34 Fairfax $18,236
35 Central $15,904
36 Kinsmith $13,967

About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

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