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Welcome to Cleveland Heights ...

The city of Cleveland Heights is located in Cuyahoga County<1>.

The pronunciation of Cleveland Heights: KLEAVE-lund<2>

A typical abbreviation for Cleveland Heights: Cleveland Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cleveland Heights has a population of 43,887 people<3> (see below for details).

Cleveland Heights was established in 1903.

The community of Cleveland Heights is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Cleveland Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Cleveland Heights is located in the (216) area code.

The ZIP code for Cleveland Heights: 44121<5>

Websites for Cleveland Heights ...

Official Website: www.clevelandheights.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cleveland Heights had an population of 43,887 people. This is a decrease of 4.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cleveland Heights had a population of 46,121 people. This makes Cleveland Heights the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Cleveland Heights represents 0.4% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 46,121 people, the population of Cleveland Heights decreased 7.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 49,958 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cleveland Heights.

Communities Also Named Cleveland Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cleveland Heights - it's located in Georgia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cleveland Heights.

Communities near Cleveland Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cleveland Heights.

  • Cleveland (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
    • Cleveland lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 378,589 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<7>
  • Parma (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
    • Parma lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,558 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parma<7>
  • Lakewood (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
    • Lakewood lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<7>
  • Mentor (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mentor
    • Mentor lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Cleveland Heights and is located in Lake County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,090 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mentor have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mentor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mentor<7>
  • Westlake (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westlake
    • Westlake lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,907 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westlake have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westlake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westlake<7>
  • North Olmsted (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Olmsted
    • North Olmsted lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,173 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Olmsted have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Olmsted
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Olmsted<7>
  • North Royalton (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Royalton
    • North Royalton lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,952 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Royalton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Royalton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Royalton<7>
  • Garfield Heights (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garfield Heights
    • Garfield Heights lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,272 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garfield Heights
  • Willoughby (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willoughby
    • Willoughby lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Cleveland Heights and is located in Lake County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,967 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willoughby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willoughby<7>
  • Solon (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Solon
    • Solon lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Cleveland Heights and is located in Cuyahoga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,660 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Solon have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Solon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Solon<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cleveland Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cleveland Heights.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cleveland Heights. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cleveland Heights.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cleveland Heights. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cleveland Heights.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cleveland Heights ...

Looking for more information about Cleveland Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cleveland Heights, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cleveland Heights.

Adding Cleveland Heights to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cleveland Heights in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cleveland Heights was on a map titled Road Map for Ohio (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cleveland Heights on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Cleveland Heights

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ohio

About Cuyahoga County

About Ohio

The official website for Cleveland Heights: www.clevelandheights.com/

The official website for Cuyahoga County: www.cuyahoga.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Cuyahoga, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Cleveland Heights. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cleveland Heights.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cleveland Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Cleveland Heights). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cleveland Heights or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cleveland Heights) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cleveland Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cleveland HeightsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cleveland Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5203, Longitude: -81.5558    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

 

 


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