Introduction to Warrensville Heights, Ohio

Warrensville Heights, Ohio, in Cuyahoga county, is 9 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is included in the Cleveland - Lorain - Elyria metropolitan area. As of the year 2000 census, 15,109 people lived in Warrensville Heights.

Warrensville Heights History

Warrensville Heights was initially incorporated as a village in 1927. However, in the year 1960, it was reincorporated as a city. One of the settlers in this area was David Warren and the community has been named after him. The city currently has a Mayor-council type of a government. The local Warrensville Heights City School District enrolls about 2,500 students each year.

Warrensville Heights and nearby Attractions

  • James A. Garfield National Historic Site
  • Cleveland Museum of Art
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
  • Six Flags Worlds of Adventure

Things To Do In Warrensville Heights

Warrensville Heights is close to the James A. Garfield National Historic Site which was once home of the 20th President of the United States. One can visit the Western Reserve Historical Society Museum, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum which houses music-related exhibits like audio, handwritten lyrics, instruments, and other memorabilia. The Warrensville Heights City Hall and the Saint Jude Catholic Church in the city are worth paying a visit to. Also, one can plan a day trip to the Cleveland Botanical Garden, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, or the amusement park called Six Flags Worlds of Adventure.

Warrensville Heights Transportation

Cuyahoga County is the nearest airport.

Warrensville Heights Higher Education

There are a number of institutes offering opportunities for higher education to residents of Warrensville Heights. Among these are the John Carroll University, the Case Western Reserve University, the Cleveland State University, the Cuyahoga Community College District, and the Baldwin-Wallace College.


Total Population 13,336
Male Share of the Population 44.3%
Female Share of the Population 55.7%
Senior Citizens 17.3%
Employed Population 16+ 5,596
Age of the Population 38


% of people married 29.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.4%
Median Earnings25+ $30,579
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,090
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,802


Median Family Income $40,893
% Above Poverty Level 80.2%
% Below Poverty Level 19.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.7%
% Using Public Transportation 11.8%


People Living Alone 39.3%
Median Gross Rent $777
Median House Value $83,800


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 79.3%
US/American 0%
English 0.2%
Irish 1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Warrensville Heights Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 9 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio
County Cuyahoga
Standard Zip Codes 44122, 44128
Phone Area Codes 216
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.435
Longitude -81.536

Warrensville Heights Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 57 F
Jul Temp 62 to 81 F
Oct Temp 44 to 61 F
Annual Precip 38.7 inches
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 39 to 60 F
Annual Precip 47.3 inches
Distance 33.7 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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Orange Village (44122, 44128)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Beachwood 11,801 $111,586
Bedford Heights 10,665 $50,123
Highland Hills 950 $51,250
Maple Heights 22,792 $45,343

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Warrensville Heights Hospitals

(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
(216) 491-6000
Emergency Service: Yes

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Warrensville Heights High Schools

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 816 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.3

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