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Overview

Introduction to Toronto, Ohio

Toronto, Ohio, in Jefferson county, is 31 miles W of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The city is part of the Steubenville - Weirton metropolitan statistical area (MSA).

Toronto and Nearby Attractions

  • Glamorgan Castle
  • Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
  • Beaver Creek State Park
  • Old Economy Historical Site
  • Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Things To Do In Toronto

People may visit Memorial Park, which is located in the city, as well as other parks near the city like Tomlinson Run State Park and Raccoon Creek State Park. Activities like boating, fishing and hiking may be enjoyed at these parks. Several museums near the city include Oglebay Institute, Haines House Underground Railroad Center and the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh. Places of historical significance near Toronto include the Clayton - Henry Clay Frick Estate and West Virginia Penitentiary. Old Economy Historical Site is the site of an utopian village that was established in 1824.

Toronto Transportation

Pittsburgh International Airport is the nearest major airport.

Toronto Higher Education

Some of the colleges near Toronto are West Liberty State College, Geneva College, University of Pittsburgh-Main Campus and Robert Morris College.

Demographics

People

Total Population5,087
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens19%
Employed Population 16+2,163
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married46.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.6%
Median Earnings25+$27,185
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,905

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,221
% Above Poverty Level79.1%
% Below Poverty Level20.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$589
Median House Value$82,200

Ancestry

Irish23.8%
German19.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.3%
English9.1%
Italian8.2%
Polish5.6%
Scottish4.4%
Slovak4.1%
Dutch1.8%
Hungarian1.5%
Welsh1.3%
Ukrainian1%
French Except Basque0.9%
Canadian0.6%
Greek0.5%
Norwegian0.4%
Czech0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Russian0.2%
Bulgarian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Lithuanian0.1%
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Toronto Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jefferson County
Standard Zip Codes43964
Phone Area Codes740
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.46
Approximate Longitude-80.6

Toronto Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNEW CUMBERLAND L/D
Distance5.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.8 inches
StationSTEUBENVILLE
Distance5.8 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
Distance10.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Empire242$48,750
Irondale322$51,250
Richmond390$52,727
Steubenville18,305$46,078
Stratton333$48,750
Wintersville4,077$53,683

Toronto Public Schools

J T Karaffa Elementary School
1307 Dennis Way
ZIP: 43964
(740) 537-2471
Primary
Total Enrollment 515
Toronto Jr. / Sr. High School
1305 Dennis Way
ZIP: 43964
(740) 537-2442
Other
Total Enrollment 410
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