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Lyndhurst
Cuyahoga County, Ohio

ZipCodes
44124




Page Contents for Lyndhurst, Ohio

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Historical Events

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Ohio state capital is Columbus.
The population of Lyndhurst is approximately 15,982 1990, 14001 2010.
The approximate number of families is 6,729 1990, 6447 2010.
The amount of land area in Lyndhurst is 11.373 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Lyndhurst is 4.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Lyndhurst to Washington DC is 304 miles.
The distance to the Ohio state capital is 133 miles. (as the crow flies)
Lyndhurst is positioned 41.51 degrees north of the equator and 81.49 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

east of Cleveland in northeastern Ohio. Nearby areas include South Euclid, Mayfield Heights, Beachwood, Richmond Heights and Highland Heights.
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History & History Related Items

The Lyndhurst area was first settled by German immigrants. It was first known as Euclidville in 1917 and the renamed Lyndhurst in 1920. The new name was chosen in a contest and was supposed to have been for Lyndhurst, New Jersey. At this time the population was about 288. The city began to grow more when water lines were put in and the automobile became more popular. Lyndhurst then became a suburb with people commuting into larger areas nearby. By 1940, the population had grown to 2,391. After World War II, the town grew rapidly. Lyndhurst was incorporated in 1951. By 1980 the population had reached 18,092. The town was mostly residential with no factories, but several retail businesses. TRW located its world headquarters here in 1983 on the former Chester and Frances Bolton estate.
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Lyndhurst City Government

Mayor's Office
5301 Mayfield Road
Lyndhurst, Oh 44124
Phone: 440 442-5777

Lyndhurst Historical Events

1955+
Pictures and information on the Alberta Park Estates and builders, Negrelli/Di Carlo Construction.
"The Alberta Park Estates", in Lyndhurst, Ohio, was built by the Di Carlo Mason & Building Company, Inc., beginning around 1955, by eight brothers named Negrelli.

Lyndhurst Schools

The children of Lyndhurst attend schools in the South-Euclid Lyndhurst School District

South Euclid - Lyndhurst Board of Education
5044 Mayfield Road
Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124
Phone: 440-691-2000. Lyndhurst

Miscellany

The population of Lyndhurst was:
1920 - 288
1940 - 2,391
1980 - 18,092
1990 - 15,982

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