RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Cortland, Ohio

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other OH
Communities

















Welcome to Cortland ...

The city of Cortland is located in Trumbull County<1>.

The location of Cortland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Cortland: KORT-lund<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cortland has a population of 6,780 people<4> (see below for details).

Cortland was established in 1874.

The community of Cortland is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Websites for Cortland ...

Official Website: www.cityofcortland.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cortland had an population of 6,780 people. This is a decrease of 4.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cortland had a population of 7,104 people. This makes Cortland the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Cortland represents 0.06% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 205th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,104 people, the population of Cortland increased 4.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,830 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cortland.

Communities Also Named Cortland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Cortland - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, New York, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Cortland ...

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

  • Youngstown [Mahoning County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngstown
    • Youngstown [Mahoning County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Cortland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 63,828 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngstown<7>
  • Warren [Trumbull County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
    • Warren [Trumbull County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Cortland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<7>
  • Niles [Trumbull County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niles
    • Niles [Trumbull County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Cortland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,050 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Niles<7>
  • Hermitage [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hermitage
    • Hermitage [Mercer County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Cortland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,468 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermitage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermitage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermitage<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sharon [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharon
      • Sharon [Mercer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Cortland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,827 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<7>
    • Girard [Trumbull County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Girard
      • Girard [Trumbull County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Cortland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,159 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Girard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Girard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Girard<7>
    • Campbell [Mahoning County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbell
      • Campbell [Mahoning County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Cortland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,733 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campbell<7>
    • Grove City [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove City
      • Grove City [Mercer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Cortland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,648 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grove City<7>
    • Hubbard [Trumbull County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hubbard
      • Hubbard [Trumbull County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Cortland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,369 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hubbard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hubbard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hubbard<7>
    • Greenville [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
      • Greenville [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Cortland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<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 Cortland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cortland.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cortland. 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 Cortland.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cortland. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cortland.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cortland ...

Looking for more information about Cortland? 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 Cortland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cortland.

Adding Cortland to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cortland 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 Cortland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Ohio

About Trumbull County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cortland: www.cityofcortland.org/

The official website for Trumbull County: www.co.trumbull.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 Trumbull, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Cortland. 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.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cortland.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cortland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cortland) 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 Cortland. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CortlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cortland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3318, Longitude: -80.7192       In this case, the coordinates for Cortland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022