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Cleveland Heights
Cuyahoga County, Ohio


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Statistics & Facts

The Ohio state capital is Columbus.
The population of Cleveland Heights is approximately 50,750 (2000).
The approximate number of families is 21,862 (1990).
The amount of land area in Cleveland Heights is 21.048 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Cleveland Heights is 8.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.04 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cleveland Heights to Washington DC is 307 miles.
The distance to the Ohio state capital is 130 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cleveland Heights is positioned 41.50 degrees north of the equator and 81.56 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Cleveland Heights median income is $ 46,731 (2000).
The Cleveland Heights median home price is $ 109,500 (2000).
The average winter temperature is 25.6 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 46.9 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 71.3 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 52.3 degrees F.


about 7.5 miles from Cleveland and close to Lake Erie. Nearby communities include East Cleveland, University Heights, Shaker Heights, South Euclid, Bratenahl, Beachwood, Lyndhurst and Highland Hills.
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History & History Related Items

This area was first a farming community included as part of East Cleveland and other small local communities of the time. In the early 1890's, Patrick Calhoun, grandson of Vice President John C. Calhoun, created the Euclid Heights subdivision. Finally, with a good deal of local financial backing, the village of Cleveland Heights was established in 1903. It was incorporated as a city in 1921.

This page gives a brief history of Cleveland Heights.

Try some of these historical stories from the historical society.
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Cleveland Heights has the first community theater in the country that is municipally owned and operated.
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Cleveland Heights City Government

City of Cleveland Heights
40 Severance Circle
Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118
Phone: 216-291-4444

Cleveland Heights Libraries

Cleveland Heights Library
2345 Lee Road
Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118
Phone: 216-932-3600

Cleveland Heights Schools

Cleveland Heights - University Heights School District
2155 Miramar Boulevard
University Heights, OH 44118
Phone: 216-371-7171 Cleveland Heights


The population of Cleveland Heights was:
1980 - 56,438
1990 - 54,052
2000 - 50,750

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