Older adults in Cuyahoga County (Ages 65+)​

Many seniors in Cuyahoga County rely on Social Security as their main source of income; however, Social Security “pays” the least, meaning many seniors need to access services and supports to make ends meet.

In Cleveland, of the older adults who are currently employed, 49% will work as long as they can due to financial reasons, and 32% would like to retire but cannot afford to stop working, either by choice or necessity.


U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 1-year estimates.