Peninsula, Ohio

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Peninsula, Ohio

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High Points

Peninsula strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Ohio):

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Peninsula Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Peninsula Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Peninsula People in Middle Class or Better
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Peninsula Low Property Crime
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Peninsula Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Peninsula College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Peninsula Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Peninsula Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Peninsula, Ohio

Comparing Peninsula to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Ohio (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 9
Well-Paid Single Women 10 9
Age of the Population 9 10
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Senior Citizens 5 6
Racial Diversity 3 3
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 7
Average Household Size 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Short Commute Times 5 4
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
People Living Alone 2 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 2
Affordability of Rents 1 1
Housing Recently Built 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 10 10

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Peninsula Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles N of Akron, Ohio (center to center)
Nearest Large City 19 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio
County Summit
Standard Zip Codes 44264
Phone Area Codes 330
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.241
Longitude -81.552

Peninsula Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station AKRON
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 45 to 62 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Distance 23.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 37 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 61 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 41 to 61 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
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Peninsula Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 602 100%
Male 299 49.7%
Female 303 50.3%
Under 18 126 20.9%
18+ 476 79.1%
65+ 89 14.8%
Median Age 43.3
Average Family Size 2.91
White 589 97.8%
African-American 4 0.7%
Asian 2 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.2%
Mixed Race 6 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 1 0.2%

Estimated Peninsula Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 664
Growth 62
Growth % 10.3%

Peninsula Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 20.4%
Irish 14.4%
English 10.5%
Polish 7.7%
US/American 7.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.1%
Hungarian 3.7%
Italian 3.7%
Slovak 3.7%
Austrian 2.6%
Swiss 2.6%
Ukrainian 2.4%
Scottish 2.2%
Danish 1.9%
Dutch 1.7%
Czech 1.5%
Yugoslavian 1.1%
South African 0.6%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Russian 0.6%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
Romanian 0.4%
Slovene 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Serbian 0.4%
Australian 0.4%
Albanian 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Peninsula, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Everett (44264)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Peninsula 602 $73,125
Brecksville 13,382 $86,848
Hudson 22,439 $107,612
Macedonia 9,224 $77,125
Northfield 3,827 $50,230
Richfield 3,286 $70,703
Twinsburg 17,006 $72,634

Peninsula Public Libraries

Peninsula Library
Peninsula, Ohio
(330) 657-2291
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Peninsula High Schools (2004)

Serves 544 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.3

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