Overview

Introduction to Maple Heights, Ohio

Maple Heights, Ohio, in Cuyahoga county, is 8 miles E of Parma, Ohio (center to center) and 8 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is in the Cleveland - Lorain - Elyria area.

Maple Heights History

The city of Maple Heights was originally part of the Bedford Township. In 1813, the area was first settled in by Benjamin Fitch of Connecticut. The Dunham Road was built by John Dunham who came to Maple Heights in the year 1817. The development of present day Maple Heights began around 1849 with the opening of the Cleveland and Pittsburgh Railroad. The Connotton Valley Railroad was opened in 1881. Maple Heights was initially incorporated in July 1915 as a village. Later, on the 1st of January 1932, Maple Heights was reincorporated as a city.

Maple Heights and Nearby Attractions

  • Shaker Museum
  • Dunham Tavern Museum
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden
  • Shaker Museum
  • Children's Museum of Cleveland

Things To Do In Maple Heights

While staying at Maple Heights, one can visit the Cleveland Botanical Garden, Shaker Museum and Children's Museum of Cleveland. The city also has numerous well maintained parks such as Dunham Park, Southgate U.S.A. Park, Stafford Park, Home Street Park and Benhoff Park. Also, there are several quality shopping areas, restaurants and bars at Maple Heights.

Maple Heights Transportation

Cuyahoga County Airport is just a few minutes drive away.

Maple Heights Higher Education

The nearest colleges and universities are John Carroll University, Cleveland State University, Baldwin - Wallace College and Case Western Reserve University.

Demographics

People

Total Population22,630
Male Share of the Population45.7%
Female Share of the Population54.3%
Senior Citizens13.7%
Employed Population 16+10,204
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married30.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.3%
Median Earnings25+$29,671
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,994
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,091

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,055
% Above Poverty Level77.9%
% Below Poverty Level22.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation6.6%

Housing

People Living Alone35%
Median Gross Rent$903
Median House Value$68,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)67.9%
Polish5.2%
German4.9%
Irish4.5%
Italian4.1%
Czech2%
African1.9%
English1.6%
Hungarian1.6%
Slovak1.5%
Slovene1.1%
Arab0.7%
Lebanese0.7%
Ghanaian0.5%
French Except Basque0.4%
West Indian0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Russian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Scottish0.2%
Bermudan0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
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Maple Heights Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cuyahoga County
Standard Zip Codes44137
Phone Area Codes2,16,440
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.4
Approximate Longitude-81.56

Maple 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
Distance14.8 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
Distance23 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
Distance31.7 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
Bedford12,766$55,259
Bedford Heights10,662$53,431
Garfield Heights28,122$48,490
North Randall971$44,643
Valley View2,051$104,917
Warrensville Heights13,278$39,980

Maple Heights Public Schools

Abraham Lincoln School
6009 Dunham Rd
ZIP: 44137
(216) 438-6030
Primary
Total Enrollment 551
Barack Obama School
5800 Glenwood Ave
ZIP: 44137
(216) 438-6020
Middle
Total Enrollment 547
J.f. Kennedy School
5933 Dunham Rd
ZIP: 44137
(216) 438-6010
Primary
Total Enrollment 563
Maple Heights High School
1 Mustang Way
ZIP: 44137
(216) 438-6400
High
Total Enrollment 1108
Milkovich Middle School
19800 Stafford Ave
ZIP: 44137
(216) 438-6000
Middle
Total Enrollment 811
Ohio College Preparatory School
21100 Southgate Park Blvd
ZIP: 44137
(216) 337-9066
Primary
Total Enrollment 283

Maple Heights Private Schools

St Martin Of Tours School
14600 Turney Rd
ZIP: 44137
Elementary
Total Enrollment 114
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