OH

National Population : 333,590,059
Ohio State Population : 11,971,701

About Lorain, OH

Lorain, OH is located in Lorain County in the state of Ohio.

The total City Population for Lorain is about 85,438 with about 1,041 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 180,279.

The Average Home Value is $99,375.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Home Value of $132,417.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,694.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,766.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 22% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lorain is about 10.5%.

Ohio is ranked #21 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 51.61 out of 100.

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Voting

Lorain County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.85% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.51%
Democratic: 48.06%
Libertarian: 1.07%
Other: 0.36%


Nearby Locations

Sheffield Lk, OH (3.92 mi.)
N Ridgeville, OH (6.53 mi.)
Elyria, OH (6.53 mi.)
Vermilion, OH (7.44 mi.)
Amherst, OH (7.44 mi.)
Avon, OH (7.64 mi.)
Avon Lake, OH (8.12 mi.)
Oberlin, OH (12.20 mi.)
Westlake, OH (12.62 mi.)
Bay Village, OH (13.00 mi.)
North Olmsted, OH (13.19 mi.)
Olmsted Twp, OH (14.00 mi.)
Olmsted Falls, OH (14.00 mi.)
Grafton, OH (14.28 mi.)
Lagrange, OH (14.66 mi.)
Columbia Sta, OH (15.64 mi.)
Rocky River, OH (15.99 mi.)
Fairview Park, OH (16.16 mi.)
Berea, OH (17.25 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 44052, 44053, 44054, 44055
Latitude : 41.434819
Longitude : -82.134790
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 643 ft.
Area Code(s) : 440

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.49
Male Population Estimate : 45.09%
Female Population Estimate : 49.18%
Median Age : 38.0
Male Median Age : 36.8
Female Median Age : 39.3

White Population Estimate : 72.08%
Black Population Estimate : 16.83%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 20.53%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.37%
Other Population Estimate : 8.10%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lorain specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lorain County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lorain County: About 164 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lorain County is about 4% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.