Lorain Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lorain, OH

General Lorain Information

State: Ohio

County: Lorain County

Close cities: Sheffield Lake, OH, Vermilion, OH, South Amherst, OH, Sheffield, OH, North Ridgeville, OH, Avon Lake, OH, Elyria, OH, Oberlin, OH, Amherst, OH, Avon, OH

Lorain Population (census data)
Total 70,124 (+2.0% since 2000)
Male 33,246 (47.4%)
Female 36,878 (52.6%)

Population Density: 2,920 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.2 (US Avg is 100)

Lorain Elevation: 620 feet above sea level

Land Area: 24.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,819

Zip Codes: 44053, 44052, 44055, and 44054.

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Lorain Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.1%)
  • Hispanic (21.0%)
  • Black (15.9%)
  • Other race (9.6%)
  • Two or more races (4.0%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.0%)
  • Irish (11.0%)
  • Polish (7.8%)
  • Italian (6.7%)
  • English (6.1%)
  • Hungarian (4.5%)
Foriegn Born: 2,505 people (3.6%)
  • Europe (45.7%)
  • Latin America (40.0%)
  • Asia (14.3%)

Local Lorain Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: University of Akron, Cleveland State University

Lorain School Information

High Schools
Admiral King High School (2600 Ashland Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Clearview High School (4700 Broadway, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Clearview Local District)
Pride High School (2270 E. 42nd Street, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City School District District)
Southview High School (2270 E 42nd Street, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Middle Schools
Durling Middle School (100 N Ridge Road W, Lorain, OH, 44053 - Clearview Local District)
General Johnnie Wilson Middle School (2700 Washington Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Longfellow Middle School (305 Louisiana Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Lorain Middle School Digital (3301 Meister Road, Lorain, OH, 44053 - Lorain Middle School Digital District)
Whittier Middle School (3201 Seneca Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Elementary Schools
Frank Jacinto Elementary (2515 Marshall Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Garfield Elementary School (200 W 31st Street, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Homewood Elementary School (2500 Goble Drive, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Irving Elementary School (1110 W 4th Street, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Lakeview Elementary School (1953 W 11th Street, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Larkmoor Elementary School (1100 Leroy Street, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Longfellow Elementary School (1800 Cleveland Boulevard, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Lowell Elementary School (3200 Clinton Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Masson Elementary School (1800 W 40th Street, Lorain, OH, 44053 - Lorain City District)
Meister Road Elementary School (3301 Meister Road, Lorain, OH, 44053 - Lorain City District)
Palm Elementary School (3330 Palm Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Vincent Elementary School (2303 N Ridge Road E, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Clearview Local District)
Washington Elementary School (2700 Washington Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Other/Private Schools
ExCel (2600 Ashland Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City School District District)
Global Enterprise and Technology (2600 Ashland Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City School District District)
Lorain Admiral King Excel HS (2600 Ashland Ave, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Lorain Admiral King Global Enterprise and Technology HS (2600 Ashland Ave, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Lorain Admiral King Renaissance HS (2600 Ashland Ave, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City District)
Lorain Southview Leadership Academy HS (2270 E 42nd St, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Lorain Southview Pride HS (2270 E 42nd St, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Lorain Southview School of the Arts HS (2270 E 42nd St, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City District)
Renaissance School of Excellence (2600 Ashland Avenue, Lorain, OH, 44052 - Lorain City School District District)
Southview Leadership Academy (2270 E. 42nd Street, Lorain, OH, 44055 - Lorain City School District District)

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