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Overview

Introduction to North Olmsted, Ohio

North Olmsted, Ohio, in Cuyahoga county, is 8 miles SW of Lakewood, Ohio and 13 miles SW of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is included in the Cleveland - Lorain - Elyria metropolitan area.

North Olmsted History

The area that is known as North Olmstead used to be a part of Connecticut Western Reserve. Formerly, it was known as Kinsgton and also the township of Lenox. In 1806 sea captain Aaron Olmstead purchased a huge area of land which included the Olmsted Township and Olmsted Falls. The town was named Olmsted when the son of Aaron Olmstead offered his father’s collection of 500 books to the community in exchange for the town being renamed Olmsted.

North Olmsted and Nearby Attractions

  • Bradley Woods Reservation
  • Rocky River Reservation
  • Springvale Golf Course
  • Eye Candy Gallery
  • Jacobs Field
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Things To Do In North Olmsted

The Springvale Golf Course offers excellent facilities for playing golf. There are several other golf courses surrounding the area. Bradley Woods and the Rocky River Reservation have very picturesque views and serve as excellent picnic spots. One can also find an extensive system of trails in the Rocky River Reservation.

North Olmsted Transportation

The Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport is nearby.

North Olmsted Higher Education

Higher education is available from Lorain County Community College, Baldwin-Wallace College and Cleveland State University.

Demographics

People

Total Population32,108
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens19.9%
Employed Population 16+16,409
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married53%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29%
Median Earnings25+$39,831
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,167
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,455

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,159
% Above Poverty Level92.8%
% Below Poverty Level7.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation2.8%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$867
Median House Value$146,900

Ancestry

Irish22.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.5%
Italian11.4%
Polish9.3%
English8.7%
Arab5.7%
Slovak4.3%
Hungarian3.8%
Palestinian2.4%
French Except Basque2%
Czech1.8%
Slovene1.6%
Romanian1.4%
Scottish1.4%
Dutch1.4%
Russian1.3%
Lebanese1.2%
Greek1%
Swedish1%
Welsh0.9%
Croatian0.8%
Ukrainian0.8%
Albanian0.6%
Austrian0.6%
Norwegian0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Serbian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Syrian0.3%
African0.2%
Macedonian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
German0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Turkish0.1%
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North Olmsted Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cuyahoga County
Standard Zip Codes44070
Phone Area Codes440
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.41
Approximate Longitude-81.92

North Olmsted 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
Distance4 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
StationOBERLIN
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip36.2 inches
StationCHARDON
Distance40.1 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bay Village15,414$109,673
Berea18,949$79,306
Fairview Park16,473$73,688
North Ridgeville31,832$80,348
Olmsted Falls8,889$79,699
Westlake32,408$103,875

North Olmsted Public Schools

Birch Elementary School
24100 Palm Dr
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3569
Primary
Total Enrollment 299
Butternut Elementary School
26669 Butternut Ridge Rd
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3523
Primary
Total Enrollment 272
Chestnut Intermediate Elementary School
30395 Lorain Rd
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3641
Middle
Total Enrollment 270
Forest Elementary School
28963 Tudor Dr
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3526
Primary
Total Enrollment 240
Maple Intermediate Elementary School
24101 Maple Ridge Rd
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3533
Primary
Total Enrollment 402
North Olmsted High School
5755 Burns Rd
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-8825
High
Total Enrollment 1308
North Olmsted Middle School
27351 Butternut Ridge Rd
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-8501
Middle
Total Enrollment 597
Pine School
4267 Dover Center Rd
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3536
Middle
Total Enrollment 269
Spruce Elementary School
28590 Windsor Dr
ZIP: 44070
(440) 779-3540
Primary
Total Enrollment 216

North Olmsted Private Schools

Ascension Lutheran Ecc
28081 Lorain Rd
ZIP: 44070
Elementary
Total Enrollment 5
St Brendan Catholic School
4242 Brendan Ln
ZIP: 44070
Elementary
Total Enrollment 150
St Richard School
26855 Lorain Rd
ZIP: 44070
Elementary
Total Enrollment 278
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