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Overview

Introduction to Euclid, Ohio

Euclid, Ohio, in Cuyahoga county, is 10 miles NE of Cleveland, Ohio. It's situated along Lake Erie and is regarded as a suburb of Cleveland. The city was named after a Greek mathematician. The scenic Cuyahoga Valley National Park is nearby.

Euclid History

David Dille, a lieutenant during the Revolutionary War, was the founder of Euclid. In the early days, it was primarily a farming community with wheat and table grapes being important. Ship building, saltworks, grist mills and saw mills were significant factors for the economy. Near the end of the 19th century, the quarrying of bluestone was successful for several companies. In 1903 Euclid officially became a city. Industries were flourishing during World War II.

Euclid Attractions

  • National Cleveland-Style Polka Hall of Fame
  • Softball Hall of Fame
  • Shore Cultural Center is used for a variety of events including concerts and plays.
  • Albert W. Henn Mansion is a picturesque brick English Tudor Revival house and is included in the National Register of Historic Places.
  • C.E. Orr Ice Arena

Euclid Activities

Euclid Beach Park is a popular destination for recreational activities. There are several beach areas along Lake Erie. Briardale Greens Golf Course is popular with golfing enthusiasts. The Lake Erie Circle Tour can be done by driving or taking a boat tour. It travels through the working waterfront areas, scenic locations and historic areas. Nearby Cleveland offers a wide variety of activities and entertainment.

Cuyahoga Valley National Park features the Cuyahoga River and is popular for bicycle riding and hiking. The Ohio & Erie Canal Tow-Path Trail is a major path in the park. The scenic landscape includes rolling hills, waterfalls and steep narrow ravines. The park has an abundance of wildlife. The park also offers outdoor concerts and art exhibits. Special event railroad tours are provided by the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad.

Euclid Higher Education

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Institute of Art, Ursuline College and Cleveland Institute of Music are close by.

Euclid Transportation

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population47,863
Male Share of the Population45.6%
Female Share of the Population54.4%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+21,681
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married31.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.6%
Median Earnings25+$32,318
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,731
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,347

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,668
% Above Poverty Level78.5%
% Below Poverty Level21.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation6.3%

Housing

People Living Alone44.9%
Median Gross Rent$734
Median House Value$80,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)56.9%
German9%
Irish7.1%
Italian5.1%
Slovene4.1%
English3.5%
Polish3.4%
African2.1%
Hungarian1.7%
Slovak1.2%
Croatian1.2%
Scottish0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
West Indian0.7%
Lithuanian0.7%
Welsh0.6%
Russian0.6%
Jamaican0.5%
Czech0.4%
Austrian0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Turkish0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Arab0.2%
Greek0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Albanian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
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Euclid Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cuyahoga County
Standard Zip Codes44117, 44123, 44132, 44119, 44143
Phone Area Codes216, 440
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.59
Approximate Longitude-81.51

Euclid Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPAINESVILLE 4 NW
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp21 to 35 F
Apr Temp39 to 56 F
Jul Temp64 to 81 F
Oct Temp46 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches
StationCHARDON
Distance17.8 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
StationELYRIA 3 E
Distance30.7 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp44 to 65 F
Annual Precip38 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
East Cleveland17,413$30,466
Highland Heights8,366$114,792
Richmond Heights10,476$63,029
South Euclid21,865$71,158
Wickliffe12,718$68,690
Willowick14,131$68,938

Euclid Public Libraries

Euclid Public Library
631 E. 222ND ST.
Euclid, Ohio
(216) 261-5300

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Euclid Hospitals

Euclid Hospital
(Non-profit)
18901 Lake Shore Boulevard
(216) 531-9000

Euclid Public Schools

Euclid Central Middle School
20701 Euclid Ave
ZIP: 44117
(216) 797-5300
Middle
Total Enrollment 589
Noble Academy-cleveland
1200 E 200th St
ZIP: 44117
(216) 486-8866
Primary
Total Enrollment 364
Arbor Elementary School
20400 Arbor Avenue
ZIP: 44119
(216) 797-6200
Primary
Total Enrollment 595
Euclid High School
711 E 222nd St
ZIP: 44123
(216) 797-7800
Other
Total Enrollment 1860
Euclid Schools Early Learning Center
22800 Fox Ave
ZIP: 44123
(216) 797-4360
Primary
Total Enrollment 210
New Day Academy Boarding & Day School
291 E 222nd St
ZIP: 44123
(216) 797-1602
Other
Total Enrollment 196
Pinnacle Academy
860 E 222nd St
ZIP: 44123
(216) 731-0127
Primary
Total Enrollment 727
Bluestone Elementary School
1455 E 260th St
ZIP: 44132
(216) 797-6300
Primary
Total Enrollment 599
Chardon Hills Elementary School
1455 E 260th St
ZIP: 44132
(216) 797-6400
Primary
Total Enrollment 521
Forest Park Middle School
27000 Elinore Ave
ZIP: 44132
(216) 797-4700
Middle
Total Enrollment 541
Shoreview Elementary School
490 E 260th St
ZIP: 44132
(216) 797-6500
Primary
Total Enrollment 521

Euclid Private Schools

Our Lady Of The Lake School
175 E 200th St
ZIP: 44119
Elementary
Total Enrollment 322
Ss Robert & William Catholic School
351 E 260th St
ZIP: 44132
Elementary
Total Enrollment 330
St John Of The Cross School
140 Richmond Rd
ZIP: 44143
Elementary
Total Enrollment 342
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