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Overview

Beachwood, Ohio, in Cuyahoga county, is 8 miles S of Euclid, Ohio (center to center) and 10 miles E of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is conveniently located inside the Cleveland - Lorain - Elyria metropolitan area.

Beachwood History

Beachwood was originally part of the Warrensville Township, but it was separated from the township in 1915. On June 26, 1915, Beachwood was incorporated as a village, and in 1960 it became a city with a population of 6,089. The city derived its name from the beech trees that once covered most of the city.

Beachwood and Nearby Attractions

  • Beachwood City Park
  • Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • South Chagrin Reservation
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden
  • Sea World Ohio
  • Shaker Museum

Things To Do In Beachwood

The Beachwood City Park offers several recreational activities including scenic trails for skating, hiking, bicycling, and walking. In addition, it includes a sledding hill and an open-air shelter. You can also visit the Elizabeth B. Blossom Subdivision Historic District. Shopping can be enjoyed at the Beechwood Place Shopping Center and Pavilion Shopping Center.

Beachwood Transportation

You can reach Cuyahoga County Airport within a few minutes.

Beachwood Higher Education

John Carroll University, Cleveland State University, and Case Western Reserve University are nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population11,786
Male Share of the Population44.5%
Female Share of the Population55.5%
Senior Citizens30.3%
Employed Population 16+5,317
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married56.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher56.9%
Median Earnings25+$52,026
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,811

Wealth

Median Family Income$115,536
% Above Poverty Level97.1%
% Below Poverty Level2.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation3.6%

Housing

People Living Alone34%
Median Gross Rent$1,546
Median House Value$274,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.8%
Russian10.4%
German9.8%
Polish7.2%
Hungarian5.8%
Irish5.1%
English3.7%
Italian2.1%
Romanian2.1%
Lithuanian1.4%
Ukrainian1.2%
Austrian1.1%
Czech0.8%
Israeli0.8%
Slovene0.8%
Arab0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Greek0.6%
Croatian0.6%
Scottish0.5%
African0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
Slovak0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Syrian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Iranian0.3%
Latvian0.3%
French Except Basque0.2%
South African0.2%
Egyptian0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Canadian0.1%
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Beachwood Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cuyahoga County
Standard Zip Codes44122
Phone Area Codes216
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.47
Approximate Longitude-81.5

Beachwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCLEVELAND HOPKNS INTL AP
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp19 to 33 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 81 F
Oct Temp44 to 61 F
Annual Precip38.7 inches
StationCHARDON
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip47.3 inches
StationCHIPPEWA LAKE
Distance36.2 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Highland Hills967$49,688
North Randall998$42,500
Orange3,288$118,083
Pepper Pike6,150$186,765
Shaker Heights27,773$107,938
Woodmere847$54,375

Beachwood Hospitals

Uh Ahuja Medical Center-er
3999 Richmond Rd
(866) 844-2273
University Hospitals Rehabilitation Hospital
(Government - State)
23333 Harvard Road
(330) 309-4491
University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center
(Non-profit)
3999 Richmond Road
(216) 767-8793

Beachwood Public Schools

Beachwood High School
25100 Fairmount Blvd
ZIP: 44122
(216) 831-2080
High
Total Enrollment 617
Beachwood Middle School
2860 Richmond Rd
ZIP: 44122
(216) 831-0355
Middle
Total Enrollment 329
Bryden Elementary School
25501 Bryden Rd
ZIP: 44122
(216) 831-3933
Primary
Total Enrollment 249
Fairmount Elementary School
24601 Fairmount Blvd
ZIP: 44122
(216) 292-2344
Primary
Total Enrollment 10
Hilltop Elementary School
24524 Hilltop Dr
ZIP: 44122
(216) 831-7144
Primary
Total Enrollment 272

Beachwood Private Schools

Agnon School
26500 Shaker Blvd
ZIP: 44122
Elementary
Total Enrollment 260
Beatrice Stone Yavne High School
2475 S Green Rd
ZIP: 44122
Secondary
Total Enrollment 141
Fuchs Mizrachi School
26600 Shaker Blvd
ZIP: 44122
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 336
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