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Overview

Introduction to Canfield, Ohio

Canfield, Ohio, in Mahoning county, is 7 miles SW of Youngstown, Ohio (center to center) and 56 miles NW of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The city is in the Youngstown - Warren area.

Canfield History

The land now called Canfield was purchased by six gentlemen including Judson Canfield, who owned the largest tract of land. It was originally a township named Campfield, but on April 15, 1800, it was rechristened Canfield in honor of Judson Canfield. Most of the early settlers came from Connecticut. Other immigrants included the Germans and Irish Catholics.

Canfield and Nearby Attractions

  • Arms Family Museum of Local History
  • Glamorgan Castle
  • Guilford Lake State Park
  • National Aviary
  • Six Flags Worlds of Adventure
  • Hidden Valley
  • Kyle Woods State Nature Preserve

Things To Do In Canfield

Museums in the nearby area include Arms Family Museum of Local History, National Packard Museum and the Butler Institute of American Art. Popular historic sites nearby are the Glamorgan Castle, the Mabel Hartzell Home and the National McKinley Birthplace Memorial. The Guilford Lake State Park, Lake Milton State Park and West Branch State Park are located in the region. Other attractions are the National Aviary and Six Flags Worlds of Adventure.

Canfield Transportation

Air transportation is available at Pittsburgh International Airport.

Canfield Higher Education

Some of the colleges located nearby are Youngstown State University, Hiram College, Mount Union College and Penn State Shenango.

Demographics

People

Total Population7,376
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens21%
Employed Population 16+3,705
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married65.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher43.9%
Median Earnings25+$44,213
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,976
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,919

Wealth

Median Family Income$88,916
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone24.9%
Median Gross Rent$725
Median House Value$161,600

Ancestry

Italian28.3%
Irish20.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.6%
Slovak11.2%
English8.4%
Polish5.1%
Scottish3%
Hungarian2.8%
Welsh2.7%
Croatian1.8%
French Except Basque1.5%
Ukrainian1.1%
Russian0.9%
German0.8%
Danishn0.7%
Austrian0.7%
Arab0.7%
Norwegian0.6%
Slovene0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Czech0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
Iraqi0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Greek0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Canfield Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mahoning County
Standard Zip Codes44406
Phone Area Codes330
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.02
Approximate Longitude-80.76

Canfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCANFIELD 1 S
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationWARREN 3 S
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches
StationMILLPORT 2 NW
Distance22.5 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Campbell8,040$33,722
Girard9,615$48,163
Poland2,671$87,045
Struthers10,445$50,154
Washingtonville864$45,000
Youngstown65,161$31,507

Canfield Public Schools

C H Campbell Elementary School
300 Moreland Dr
ZIP: 44406
(330) 533-5959
Primary
Total Enrollment 435
Canfield High School
100 Cardinal Dr
ZIP: 44406
(330) 533-5507
High
Total Enrollment 910
Canfield Village Middle School
42 Wadsworth St
ZIP: 44406
(330) 533-5544
Middle
Total Enrollment 887
Hilltop Elementary School
400 Hilltop Blvd
ZIP: 44406
(330) 533-9806
Primary
Total Enrollment 470
Mahoning Career & Technical
7300 N Palmyra Rd
ZIP: 44406
(330) 729-4000
High
South Range Elementary School
11300 Columbiana Canfield Rd
ZIP: 44406
(330) 549-5578
Primary
Total Enrollment 464
South Range High School
11300 Columbiana Canfield Rd
ZIP: 44406
(330) 549-2163
High
Total Enrollment 426
South Range Middle School
11300 Columbiana Canfield Rd
ZIP: 44406
(330) 549-4071
Middle
Total Enrollment 418

Canfield Private Schools

Ursuline Preschool & Kindergarten
4300 Shields Rd
ZIP: 44406
Elementary
Total Enrollment 84
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