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Overview

Introduction to Broadview Heights, Ohio

Broadview Heights, Ohio, in Cuyahoga county, is 6 miles S of Parma, Ohio (center to center) and 12 miles S of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is conveniently located inside the Cleveland - Lorain - Elyria metropolitan area.

Broadview Heights History

The area now known as Broadview Heights was originally occupied by the Chippewa Indians. In 1811, the area was first settled by the whites and Seth Paine was its first while settler. Broadview Heights was incorporated as a village in 1927 and later in 1960, it became a city. The city of Broadview Heights adopted a charter form of government in the November 1961 election.

Broadview Heights and Nearby Attractions

  • Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area
  • Brecksville Reservation
  • Hale Farm and Village
  • West Creek Reservation
  • Sea World Ohio
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Things To Do In Broadview Heights

Broadview Heights includes several playgrounds and parks including the Blossom Soccer Fields and the Broadview Center Fields. You can also visit the Kalahari Waterpark Resort which is the largest indoor water park in the United States. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Memphis Kiddie Park, Ledge Pool at Hinckley Reservation and West Creek Reservation are also worth visiting.

Broadview Heights Transportation

Cleveland - Hopkins International Airport is the nearest international airport.

Broadview Heights Higher Education

Higher educational facilities are provided by Baldwin - Wallace College, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, John Carroll University and Cuyahoga Community College District.

Demographics

People

Total Population19,262
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+10,369
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married58%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher47.3%
Median Earnings25+$54,167
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,384

Wealth

Median Family Income$110,292
% Above Poverty Level97.3%
% Below Poverty Level2.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home7.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$840
Median House Value$223,900

Ancestry

Italian18.6%
Irish18%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.4%
Polish14.2%
English5.9%
Slovak5.8%
Hungarian4.1%
Ukrainian3.5%
Czech2.9%
Russian2.2%
Greek1.6%
Slovene1.5%
Romanian1.4%
Arab1.2%
French Except Basque1.2%
Croatian1.2%
Serbian0.9%
Scottish0.7%
African0.7%
Palestinian0.6%
Lebanese0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Lithuanian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Albanian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Guyanese0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
German0.1%
US/American0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
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Broadview Heights Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cuyahoga County
Standard Zip Codes44147
Phone Area Codes216,440
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.32
Approximate Longitude-81.68

Broadview Heights 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
Distance10.4 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
StationAKRON
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp20 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp45 to 62 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationCHIPPEWA LAKE
Distance22.4 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
Brecksville13,522$123,243
Independence7,132$110,729
North Royalton30,325$94,439
Parma Heights20,245$61,056
Richfield3,649$122,270
Seven Hills11,694$96,282

Broadview Heights Public Schools

Brecksville-broadview Heights High School
6380 Mill Rd
ZIP: 44147
(440) 740-4700
High
Total Enrollment 1405
Brecksville-broadview Heights Middle School
6376 Mill Rd
ZIP: 44147
(440) 740-4400
Middle
Total Enrollment 996
Early Childhood Center
9543 Broadview Road
ZIP: 44147
(440) 582-9039
Primary
Total Enrollment 297

Broadview Heights Private Schools

Assumption Academy
9183 Broadview Rd
ZIP: 44147
Elementary
Total Enrollment 301
Children's House
4223 E Royalton Rd
ZIP: 44147
Elementary
Total Enrollment 10
Lawerence School - Lower
1551 E Wallings Rd
ZIP: 44147
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 288
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