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Overview

Introduction to Struthers, Ohio

Struthers, Ohio, in Mahoning county, is 3 miles SE of Youngstown, Ohio (center to center) and 53 miles NW of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The city is considered part of the Youngstown - Warren metropolitan area.

Struthers History

The area now known as Struthers was originally included in the Poland Township. John Struthers, a native of Washington County Pennsylvania, bought the land in 1798. The area was named in honor of its landowner, John Struthers, by his son Thomas Struthers. Struthers was a major iron producing community. During the early 1900s, the steel industry flourished in Struthers. It was incorporated as a village in 1902. Later, in 1920, Struthers became a city.

Struthers and Nearby Attractions

  • Children's Museum of the Valley
  • Arms Family Museum of Local History
  • Guilford Lake State Park
  • Mosquito Lake State Park
  • National McKinley Birthplace Memorial
  • Living Treasure Animal Park

Things To Do In Struthers

While staying in the city, you can enjoy shopping at the Struthers Plaza Shopping Center and Struthers Plaza and Annex Shopping Center. The local parks include Nebo Field, Yellow Creek Park and Fifth Street Park. The Mauthe Park has an outdoor pavilion, picnic tables, a large ball field, barbecue grills and volleyball courts. You can also enjoy your leisure hours at the Struthers Branch Library.

Struthers Transportation

Air transportation is available from Youngstown - Warren Regional Airport.

Struthers Higher Education

Youngstown State University, Grove City College and Grove City College offer higher educational facilities.

Demographics

People

Total Population10,445
Male Share of the Population46%
Female Share of the Population54%
Senior Citizens17.3%
Employed Population 16+4,626
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married42.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.7%
Median Earnings25+$28,296
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$13,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,154
% Above Poverty Level84.4%
% Below Poverty Level15.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone30.3%
Median Gross Rent$616
Median House Value$71,900

Ancestry

Italian26%
German23%
Irish20.6%
Slovak14.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.8%
Polish7.5%
English5.8%
Hungarian4.4%
Scottish4%
Croatian3.2%
Dutch2.3%
Ukrainian1.5%
Russian1.4%
Swedish1.4%
Czech1.2%
Welsh0.9%
Arab0.4%
Lebanese0.4%
Greek0.4%
French Except Basque0.4%
Romanian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Slovene0.1%
Macedonian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
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Struthers Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mahoning County
Standard Zip Codes44471
Phone Area Codes234
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.05
Approximate Longitude-80.59

Struthers 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
Distance8.6 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
StationNEW CASTLE 1 N
Distance12.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 35 F
Apr Temp34 to 61 F
Jul Temp59 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches
StationYOUNGSTOWN MUNICIPAL AP
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip38 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Campbell8,040$33,722
Canfield7,376$88,916
Lowellville1,161$51,607
New Middletown1,536$53,182
Poland2,671$87,045
Youngstown65,161$31,507

Struthers Public Schools

Struthers Elementary School
520 9th St
ZIP: 44471
(330) 750-1065
Primary
Total Enrollment 697
Struthers High School
111 Euclid Ave
ZIP: 44471
(330) 750-1062
High
Total Enrollment 567
Struthers Middle School
800 5th St
ZIP: 44471
(330) 755-1064
Middle
Total Enrollment 625
Struthers Preschool
230 E Manor Ave
ZIP: 44471
(330) 750-1061
Primary
Total Enrollment 34

Struthers Private Schools

St Nicholas School
762 5th St
ZIP: 44471
Elementary
Total Enrollment 161
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