Sheffield Lake, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 8,976 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 4,583  (51.1%)
Females: 4,393  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 44054.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,740 (it was $48,984 in 2000)
Sheffield Lake:

$59,740
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,394 (it was $20,219 in 2000)

Sheffield Lake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $127,448 (it was $101,000 in 2000)
Sheffield Lake:

$127,448
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $176,112; detached houses: $181,556; townhouses or other attached units: $133,494; in 2-unit structures: $119,387; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $127,000; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $105,437; mobile homes: $26,308

Median gross rent in 2017: $879.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sheffield Lake: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.4%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 2.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.1% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Sheffield Lake, OH (2017)
    • 7,86685.8%White alone
    • 97510.6%Hispanic
    • 2222.4%Two or more races
    • 550.6%Black alone
    • 410.4%American Indian alone
    • 150.2%Asian alone

Races in Sheffield Lake detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Sheffield Lake, Ohio as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sheffield Lake is 702 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Sheffield Lake by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.1)
5
(55.7)
2
(22.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(32.7)
5
(54.5)
3
(33.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.6)
1
(10.9)
1
(10.9)
2
(22.1)
2
(22.3)
1
(11.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(54.5)
2
(21.8)
3
(33.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
38
(414.2)
40
(436.3)
52
(574.6)
42
(474.1)
31
(350.4)
31
(339.0)
40
(437.4)
32
(353.6)
23
(256.0)
14
(156.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
169
(1,842)
182
(1,985)
136
(1,503)
150
(1,693)
131
(1,481)
117
(1,280)
96
(1,050)
82
(906.1)
84
(935.1)
54
(603.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(109.0)
5
(54.5)
9
(99.5)
3
(33.9)
2
(22.6)
5
(54.7)
3
(32.8)
1
(11.0)
8
(89.1)
1
(11.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(10.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.1)
3
(33.9)
1
(11.3)
1
(10.9)
2
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)132.1135.0133.7103.6101.482.678.588.4113.784.0

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City-data.com crime index in Sheffield Lake, OH

Crime rate in Sheffield Lake detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
Ohio average:

2.00
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Ancestries: American (19.5%), German (17.0%), Italian (7.9%), Polish (6.7%), Irish (4.5%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1961

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 2.52 square miles.

Population density: 3,559 people per square mile   (average).

Sheffield Lake, Ohio map

112 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,146 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,082 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lorain, OH (4.6 miles , pop. 68,652).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cleveland, OH (22.3 miles , pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (289.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sheffield, OH (1.7 miles ),
Lorain, OH (2.1 miles ),
Avon, OH (2.2 miles ),
Avon Lake, OH (2.2 miles ),
Elyria, OH (2.8 miles ),
North Ridgeville, OH (2.9 miles ),
Bay Village, OH (3.0 miles ),
Amherst, OH (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 41.49 N, Longitude: 82.10 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,910 (-42.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 194 (4.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 440

Distribution of median household income in Sheffield Lake, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sheffield Lake, OH in 2017
Sheffield Lake satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1999: 35 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $150,600
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $166,400
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2003: 34 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $495,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $193,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $127,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $270,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $224,500
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $155,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $189,300
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Sheffield Lake, OH residents
Average permit cost in Sheffield Lake, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in Sheffield Lake, OH
Historical housing units in Sheffield Lake, OH
Most common industries in Sheffield Lake, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.3%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.9%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Sheffield Lake, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)

Average climate in Sheffield Lake, Ohio

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Sheffield Lake, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.0. This is about average.

City:

81.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.258. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.258
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.617. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.617
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 22.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.04. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.04
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Sheffield Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Sheffield Lake city center killed 18 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 tornado 19.7 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 379 people.

Earthquake activity:

Sheffield Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from Sheffield Lake center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 49.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 247.3 miles away from Sheffield Lake center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 135.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2006 at 20:11:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.1 miles away from Sheffield Lake center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lorain County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sheffield Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sheffield Lake:

  • FRENCH CREEK ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SHEFFIELD TWP, OH)
  • GUADALUPE HOUSE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; AVON, OH)
  • OLD ABBE ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SHEFFIELD TWP, OH)
  • AVON OAKS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; AVON, OH)
  • MAIN STREET CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; AVON LAKE, OH)
  • FMC - DIALYSIS SPECIALISTS OF NORTHEAST OHIO (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; ELYRIA, OH)
  • ST MARY OF THE WOODS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; AVON, OH)

Amtrak station near Sheffield Lake:

  • 9 miles: ELYRIA (410 E. RIVER RD.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheffield Lake:

  • Lorain County Community College (about 6 miles; Elyria, OH; Full-time enrollment: 7,690)
  • Oberlin College (about 15 miles; Oberlin, OH; FT enrollment: 2,795)
  • Baldwin Wallace University (about 16 miles; Berea, OH; FT enrollment: 3,699)
  • Cleveland State University (about 23 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 14,161)
  • Cuyahoga Community College District (about 23 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 20,271)
  • Case Western Reserve University (about 26 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 7,034)
  • John Carroll University (about 30 miles; University Heights, OH; FT enrollment: 3,546)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sheffield Lake:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Elizabeth Punsalan (Famous Ice Skater, born 1/9/71) grew up in Sheffield Lake, OH

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Sheffield Lake Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Center: Shoreway Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Sheffield Lake include: Sheffield Lake United Church of Christ (A), Saint Thomas Roman Catholic Church (B), First Baptist Church of Sheffield Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sheffield Lake include: Freedom Park (1), Memorial Park (2), Westshore Park (3), Shell Cove Park (4), Warren Gunther Park (5), Erie Shores Park (6), Lincoln Park (7), Ferndale Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: 103rd OVI Memorial Foundation (Museums; 5501 East Lake Road Ofc).

Lorain County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Sheffield Lake (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: Sheffield Village Giant Eagle Branch at 5231 Detroit Road, branch established on 2011/10/17. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Shoreway Branch at 4100 East Lake Road, branch established on 1958/09/25. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Sheffield Lake:

Marital status in Sheffield Lake, OH
  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Sheffield Lake:

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Ohio average:

10.7

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sheffield Lake
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sheffield Lake, OH (based on Lorain County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic73,44327
Evangelical Protestant34,366161
Mainline Protestant20,22168
Black Protestant2,32113
Other1,61015
Orthodox7917
None168,604-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 55
Lorain County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Lorain County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 36
Lorain County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 81
Lorain County:

2.68 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 156
Lorain County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.4%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.0%
State:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lorain County:

12.0%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sheffield Lake:

51.7%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sheffield Lake:

50.1%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sheffield Lake:

21.4%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sheffield Lake:

9.9%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sheffield Lake:

6.9
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sheffield Lake:

34.8%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Sheffield Lake:

58.9%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Sheffield Lake:

79.7%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sheffield Lake, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 12$64,864$64,8640$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$44,654$66,9818$12,630
Sewerage 4$16,388$49,1640$0
Water Supply 4$13,266$39,7980$0
Police - Other 3$11,110$44,4403$5,398
Streets and Highways 3$14,400$57,6000$0
Financial Administration 2$8,511$51,0662$631
Other Government Administration 1$3,571$42,85212$4,802
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$12,091
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$2,586
Totals for Government 37$176,764$57,32929$38,138

Sheffield Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $1,285,000 ($143.16)
    Police Protection: $989,000 ($110.18)
    Central Staff Services: $923,000 ($102.83)
    Water Utilities: $853,000 ($95.03)
    Regular Highways: $449,000 ($50.02)
    General - Other: $327,000 ($36.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $279,000 ($31.08)
    Local Fire Protection: $174,000 ($19.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $129,000 ($14.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $209,000 ($23.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $1,028,000 ($114.53)
    Water Utilities: $432,000 ($48.13)
    Regular Highways: $362,000 ($40.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $307,000 ($34.20)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($12.81)
    Central Staff Services: $80,000 ($8.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000 ($2.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,114,000 ($235.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $66,000 ($7.35)

Sheffield Lake government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,651,000 ($295.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $293,000 ($32.64)
    Other: $132,000 ($14.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($1.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $307,000 ($34.20)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $164,000 ($18.27)
    General Revenue - Other: $59,000 ($6.57)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($2.67)
    Fines and Forfeits: $21,000 ($2.34)
    Rents: $7,000 ($0.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,578,000 ($175.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $422,000 ($47.01)
    General Local Government Support: $94,000 ($10.47)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,467,000 ($163.44)
    Property: $547,000 ($60.94)
    Death and Gift: $98,000 ($10.92)
    Motor Vehicle License: $49,000 ($5.46)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000 ($0.78)

Sheffield Lake government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,757,000 ($1421.23)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,506,000 ($1281.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,251,000 ($139.37)

Sheffield Lake government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,065,000 ($787.10)

4.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,131 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.64%
Ohio average:

5.23%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($146 average AGI)
Lorain County:

0.02%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cuyahoga County, OH  2.07% ($73,949 average AGI)
from Erie County, OH  0.26% ($39,044)
from Medina County, OH  0.22% ($48,830)


4.48% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,268 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Ohio average:

5.51%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($233 average AGI)
Lorain County:

0.04%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cuyahoga County, OH  1.58% ($47,363 average AGI)
to Erie County, OH  0.28% ($48,516)
to Medina County, OH  0.22% ($62,545)
Businesses in Sheffield Lake, OH
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid1
MasterBrand Cabinets3U-Haul2

Strongest AM radio stations in Sheffield Lake:

  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJTB (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH; Owner: TAYLOR BROADCASTING CO)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDLW (1380 AM; 1 kW; LORAIN, OH)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWMK (1260 AM; 10 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WERE (1300 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, OH)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WRMR (1420 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CLEVELAND CLASSICAL RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sheffield Lake:

  • WCLV (104.9 FM; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RADIO SEAWAY, INC.)
  • WNWV (107.3 FM; ELYRIA, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQAL (104.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMJI (105.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMVX (106.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WBWC (88.3 FM; BEREA, OH; Owner: BALDWIN-WALLACE COLLEGE)
  • WMMS (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCPN (90.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WGAR-FM (99.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCRF-FM (103.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKSU-FM (89.7 FM; KENT, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQMX (94.9 FM; MEDINA, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC)
  • WZAK (93.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKFM (96.1 FM; HURON, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZIP (88.1 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON)
  • WONE-FM (97.5 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WNZN (89.1 FM; LORAIN, OH; Owner: THE SPANISH CULTURAL NETWORK)
  • WFHM-FM (95.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Sheffield Lake:

  • WKYC-TV (Channel 3; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WKYC-TV, INC.)
  • WEWS-TV (Channel 5; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOIO (Channel 19; SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WBNX-TV (Channel 55; AKRON, OH; Owner: WINSTON BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQHS-TV (Channel 61; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: UNIVISION CLEVELAND LLC)
  • W35AX (Channel 35; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WUAB (Channel 43; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WRAP-CA (Channel 32; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVIZ (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WJW (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WJW LICENSE, INC.)
  • WEAO (Channel 49; AKRON, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WVPX (Channel 23; AKRON, OH; Owner: PAXSON AKRON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGGN-TV (Channel 52; SANDUSKY, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
Sheffield Lake fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Sheffield Lake fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.5mTotal length
  • 2,849Total average daily traffic
  • 655Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,954Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lorain West Aei Near Rr Mp Sl 002.90 (Lat: 41.447500 Lon: -82.101056), Type: Pole, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPWN238,
    Assigned Frequencies: 911.500 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 12/23/2022, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne,/Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • LAKESIDE TEN, 5115 E Lake Rd (Lat: 41.497528 Lon: -82.080972), Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WPOT379,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.850 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2009, Expiration Date: 04/06/2019, Phone: (440) 934-5268
  • CLE0857, 5115 Oster Road (Lat: 41.483528 Lon: -82.081111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WQMA326,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11115.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2010, Expiration Date: 06/09/2020, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2015, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • SHEFFIELD LAKD P D, 609 Harris Rd (Lat: 41.490028 Lon: -82.093472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQWL697,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2015, Expiration Date: 09/29/2025, Certifier: Tracy A Slagle, Registrant: Vasu Communications, Inc, Avon, OH 44011, Phone: (440) 934-5268, Fax: (440) 934-4679, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sheffield Lake)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED49$90,51019$140,684111$109,98212$33,33311$117,182
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$282,50016$103,8751$15,0002$122,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$86,6676$95,16762$105,40320$17,9003$44,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$89,0004$78,75034$126,2355$10,6003$89,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$133,0000$07$95,8571$75,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0211.00 , 0212.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$92,0003$84,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$108,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$109,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0211.00 , 0212.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sheffield Lake, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sheffield Lake, OH - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 39. The highest number of reported fires - 70 took place in 2011, and the least - 7 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Sheffield Lake, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (69.1%), and Outside Fires (25.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sheffield Lake, OH
    • 46169.1%Structure Fires
    • 16825.2%Outside Fires
    • 334.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 50.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sheffield Lake, OH
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sheffield Lake, OH
  • 83.7%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Electricity
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sheffield Lake, OH
  • 75.5%Utility gas
  • 22.7%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Sheffield Lake compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Sheffield Lake on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 (44054) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Hungarian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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