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Overview

Introduction to Steubenville, Ohio

Steubenville, Ohio is 34 miles W of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is in Jefferson County. The city is part of the Steubenville - Weirton metro area. 

Steubenville History

The town of Steubenville was formed in 1797. It derived its name from Fort Steuben which was built around 1786 - 1787. In fact, the fort was named after Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben. In 1851, Steubenville was incorporated as a city. James Ross and Bezaliel (pronounced Bezaleel) Wells were the founders of the City of Steubenville.

Steubenville and Nearby Attractions

  • Fernwood State Forest
  • Welsh Classic Car Museum
  • Jefferson Lake State Park
  • Old Fort Steuben

Things To Do In Steubenville

Steubenville includes a number of well maintained parks. The Belleview Park includes scenic picnic areas, a swimming pool and golf course and there is a baseball diamond at the Jim Woods Park. If you are interested in the city's history you can visit Fort Steuben. At the junction of the Highway 22 and Highway 7 there is a statue called "Ohio Valley Steelworker" Statue which was created as a tribute to the Ohio Valley Steelworkers. The Fort Steuben Mall Shopping Center and the Hollywood Shopping Center are the local shopping malls.

Steubenville Transportation

Air transportation is available from Pittsburgh International Airport.

Steubenville Higher Education

Franciscan University of Steubenville and Jefferson Community College are located nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population18,305
Male Share of the Population44.7%
Female Share of the Population55.3%
Senior Citizens20.9%
Employed Population 16+6,685
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married36.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.9%
Median Earnings25+$27,013
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,147
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,756

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,078
% Above Poverty Level73.1%
% Below Poverty Level26.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.5%
% Using Public Transportation1.9%

Housing

People Living Alone36.7%
Median Gross Rent$585
Median House Value$86,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.6%
German19.6%
Irish18.7%
Italian16.9%
Polish7.8%
English6.8%
French Except Basque2.2%
Scottish1.6%
Greek1%
Slovak1%
Dutch0.9%
African0.9%
Hungarian0.9%
Welsh0.8%
Czech0.7%
Arab0.7%
Serbian0.6%
Russian0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
Ukrainian0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Romanian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Albanian0.1%
Ethiopian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
South African0.1%
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Steubenville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson County
Standard Zip Codes43952, 43953
Phone Area Codes740
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.36
Approximate Longitude-80.64

Steubenville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSTEUBENVILLE
Distance0.9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 83 F
Oct Temp43 to 64 F
Annual Precip40.5 inches
StationBURGETTSTOWN 2 W
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp16 to 36 F
Apr Temp34 to 61 F
Jul Temp57 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip40.1 inches
StationCADIZ
Distance20.6 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip40.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Empire242$48,750

Steubenville Public Libraries

Steubenville & Jefferson County, Pl Of
407 S. 4TH ST.
Steubenville, Ohio
(740) 282-9782

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Steubenville Hospitals

Trinity Medical Center West-er
4000 Johnson Rd
(740) 264-8000
Acuity Specialty Ohio Valley
380 Summit Avenue, 3rd Floor
(740) 283-7499
Trinity Medical Ctr East&trinity Medical Ctr West
(Non-profit)
380 Summit Avenue
(740) 264-7212

Steubenville Public Schools

Harding Middle School
2002 Sunset Blvd
ZIP: 43952
(740) 282-3481
Middle
Total Enrollment 656
Pugliese Elementary West
435 John Scott Hwy Connector
ZIP: 43952
(740) 264-1590
Primary
Total Enrollment 418
Wells Academy
420 N 4th St
ZIP: 43952
(740) 282-1651
Primary
Total Enrollment 315
East Garfield Elementary School
936 N 5th St
ZIP: 43952
(740) 282-5112
Primary
Total Enrollment 387
Ohio Cyber Academy
2023 Sunset Blvd
ZIP: 43952
(877) 644-6338
Steubenville High School
420 N 4th St
ZIP: 43952
(740) 282-9741
High
Total Enrollment 640

Steubenville Private Schools

Bishop John King Mussio Elem School - Rosemont
100 Etta Ave
ZIP: 43952
Elementary
Total Enrollment 344
Catholic Central High School
320 Westview Ave
ZIP: 43952
Secondary
Total Enrollment 263
Bishop John King Mussio Central Junior High School
320 W View Ave Ste 2
ZIP: 43952
Secondary
Total Enrollment 133
Sacred Heart Kindergarten & Prekindergarten
36 Villa Dr
ZIP: 43953
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
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