University Heights, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 13,028 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 
Males: 6,228  (47.8%)
Females: 6,800  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

29.7 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 44118.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $73,620 (it was $61,635 in 2000)
University Heights:

$73,620
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $38,237 (it was $26,949 in 2000)

University Heights city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $164,834 (it was $137,800 in 2000)
University Heights:

$164,834
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $184,354; detached houses: $186,336; townhouses or other attached units: $175,374; in 2-unit structures: $130,653

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,052.

March 2019 cost of living index in University Heights: 96.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.6%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.9% for Black residents, 10.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for other race residents, 23.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in University Heights, OH (2017)
    • 9,36271.1%White alone
    • 2,67620.3%Black alone
    • 3802.9%Two or more races
    • 3782.9%Hispanic
    • 2892.2%Asian alone
    • 100.08%American Indian alone

Races in University Heights detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in University Heights, Ohio as of January 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in University Heights is 1,882 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in University Heights by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
10
(73.8)
3
(22.6)
2
(15.5)
4
(31.8)
5
(40.5)
3
(24.2)
5
(36.9)
2
(14.9)
3
(22.4)
2
(15.0)
5
(38.1)
7
(53.3)
4
(30.5)
3
(23.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(81.1)
10
(75.4)
17
(132.1)
11
(87.4)
11
(89.0)
11
(88.7)
7
(51.7)
10
(74.4)
11
(82.0)
14
(104.8)
9
(68.6)
27
(205.6)
19
(145.0)
11
(84.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(36.9)
7
(52.8)
1
(7.8)
6
(47.6)
4
(32.4)
14
(112.9)
5
(36.9)
4
(29.8)
9
(67.1)
13
(97.3)
7
(53.3)
11
(83.8)
7
(53.4)
7
(53.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
42
(309.8)
66
(497.8)
45
(349.8)
40
(317.7)
46
(372.4)
52
(419.5)
49
(361.7)
36
(267.8)
51
(380.1)
37
(276.9)
20
(152.4)
29
(220.9)
16
(122.1)
15
(115.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
199
(1,468)
166
(1,252)
196
(1,524)
185
(1,469)
196
(1,587)
199
(1,605)
225
(1,661)
192
(1,428)
223
(1,662)
199
(1,489)
253
(1,927)
260
(1,980)
257
(1,961)
187
(1,441)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(66.4)
15
(113.1)
11
(85.5)
8
(63.5)
6
(48.6)
9
(72.6)
6
(44.3)
7
(52.1)
6
(44.7)
7
(52.4)
12
(91.4)
16
(121.8)
15
(114.5)
15
(115.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(14.8)
1
(7.5)
1
(7.8)
2
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.6)
4
(30.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)176.4145.3145.9147.2159.0168.0147.7120.2152.6146.0156.8225.5174.8129.7

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City-data.com crime index in University Heights, OH

Crime rate in University Heights detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Ohio average:

1.96
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Ancestries: American (6.2%), Irish (5.5%), Italian (4.8%), Polish (4.4%), German (4.3%), European (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1040 feet

Land area: 1.83 square miles.

Population density: 7,104 people per square mile   (high).

University Heights, Ohio map

1,136 residents are foreign born (3.2% Europe, 1.9% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).

This city:

8.6%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,942 (3.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,115 (3.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cleveland, OH (6.9 miles , pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (318.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Shaker Heights, OH (1.2 miles ),
Cleveland Heights, OH (1.3 miles ),
Beachwood, OH (1.4 miles ),
South Euclid, OH (1.4 miles ),
Lyndhurst, OH (1.7 miles ),
Highland Hills, OH (1.8 miles ),
East Cleveland, OH (1.9 miles ),
Pepper Pike, OH (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.50 N, Longitude: 81.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,449 (-18.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,133 (16.6%)

Distribution of median household income in University Heights, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in University Heights, OH in 2017

Property values in University Heights, OH

University Heights satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $139,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $650,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $650,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $304,000
Number of permits per 10,000 University Heights, OH residents
Average permit cost in University Heights, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in University Heights, OH
Historical housing units in University Heights, OH
Most common industries in University Heights, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.8%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
  • Construction (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.8%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.0%)
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.0%)
Most common occupations in University Heights, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Lawyers (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.5%)
  • Lawyers (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)
  • Child care workers (3.5%)

Average climate in University Heights, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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University Heights, Ohio environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

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 85.1. This is about average.

City:

85.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.258. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 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 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.588. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.588
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
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 6.4 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 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

University Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the University Heights city center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 379 people.

Earthquake activity:

University Heights-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 59.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 20.9 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 48.9 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 260.9 miles away from University Heights center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 162.1 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 28.6 miles away from the city 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 Cuyahoga County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
University Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in University Heights:

  • NEW AVENUES - EDGERTON (2441 EDGERTON RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near University Heights:

  • VERONA HOUSE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; SOUTH EUCLID, OH)
  • A 1 NURSING CARE OF CLEVELAND (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH)
  • HOME CARE NETWORK, INC. (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BEACHWOOD, OH)
  • JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BEACHWOOD, OH)
  • HEALTH CARE BRIDGE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BEACHWOOD, OH)
  • LEGACY HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CLEVELAND, OH)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF CLEVELAND (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CLEVELAND, OH)

Amtrak station near University Heights:

  • 9 miles: CLEVELAND (200 CLEVELAND MEMORIAL SHOREWAY) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in University Heights:

  • John Carroll University (Full-time enrollment: 3,546; Location: 1 John Carroll Boulevard; Private, not-for-profit; Website: sites.jcu.edu/; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near University Heights:

  • Case Western Reserve University (about 4 miles; Cleveland, OH; Full-time enrollment: 7,034)
  • Cuyahoga Community College District (about 7 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 20,271)
  • Cleveland State University (about 8 miles; Cleveland, OH; FT enrollment: 14,161)
  • Lakeland Community College (about 14 miles; Kirtland, OH; FT enrollment: 6,170)
  • Baldwin Wallace University (about 19 miles; Berea, OH; FT enrollment: 3,699)
  • Kent State University at Kent (about 27 miles; Kent, OH; FT enrollment: 25,431)
  • Lorain County Community College (about 29 miles; Elyria, OH; FT enrollment: 7,690)

Public elementary/middle school in University Heights:

  • GEARITY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL (Location: 2323 WRENFORD RD, Grades: PK-5)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • John Carroll University is in University Heights. The city is named after it.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in University Heights: University Heights Fire Department (A), Sutowski Hall (B), Rodman Hall (C), Pacelli Hall (D), O'Malley Center for Communication and Language Arts (E), Murphy Hall (F), Millor Hall (G), Kulas Auditorium (H), Johnson Natatorium (I), Grasselli Library (J), East Hall (K), Don Shula Sports Center (L), Dolan Hall (M), D J Lombardo Student Center (N), Campion Hall (O), Bruening Hall (P), Bohannon Science Center (Q), Bernet Hall (R), University Heights Branch Cleveland Heights-University Heights Public Library (S), University Heights City Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Cedar-Green Shopping Center (1), Cedar Center Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in University Heights: Saint Francis Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in University Heights include: Schweickert Field (1), Wasmer Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Howie Chizek - Sports announcer.

Cuyahoga County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in University Heights and their reported violations in the past:

MAYFIELD ENTERPRISES (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-01-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.6%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in University Heights in 2010:

  • 1,587 people in college/university student housing
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in University Heights in 2000:

  • 1,801 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 46 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 38 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in University Heights (2011 data):

  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Cedar-Center Branch at 14100 Cedar Road, branch established on 1952/06/20. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Cedar-Warrensville Branch at 2185 Warrensville Center Road, branch established on 1950/01/04. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Dollar Bank, Federal Savings Bank: Heights Branch at 2200 Warrensville-Center Road, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $6,350.8 mil, Deposits: $4,971.8 mil, headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 62 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Center-Cedar Branch at 2233 Warrensville Center Road, branch established on 1957/08/02. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in University Heights:

Marital status in University Heights, OH
  • Never married: 43.9%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

For population 25 years and over in University Heights:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - University Heights
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for University Heights, OH (based on Cuyahoga County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic366,464110
Evangelical Protestant106,477326
Mainline Protestant94,977233
Other49,641126
Black Protestant40,776129
Orthodox16,45631
None605,331-
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: 302
Cuyahoga County:

2.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 218
Here:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 293
Here:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 891
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.8%
State:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cuyahoga County:

28.3%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.4%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

57.0%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
University Heights:

59.7%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.8
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.9%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.7%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
University Heights:

6.9
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
University Heights:

31.5%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

64.6%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
University Heights:

83.2%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of University Heights, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 29$185,117$76,6000$0
Firefighters 28$202,346$86,7200$0
Welfare 13$44,568$41,1400$0
Streets and Highways 10$44,539$53,4473$4,463
Other Government Administration 8$22,173$33,2603$2,094
Housing and Community Development (Local) 7$28,193$48,3310$0
Police - Other 3$13,578$54,3126$3,744
Financial Administration 2$6,624$39,7440$0
Sewerage 1$4,311$51,7320$0
Health 0$0 1$1,277
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$5,331
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,871
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$852
Totals for Government 101$551,449$65,51918$19,632

University Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,659,000 ($280.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,081,000 ($236.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,557,000 ($119.51)
    Financial Administration: $525,000 ($40.30)
    Sewerage: $496,000 ($38.07)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $432,000 ($33.16)
    General Public Buildings: $379,000 ($29.09)
    Central Staff Services: $276,000 ($21.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $268,000 ($20.57)
    General - Other: $204,000 ($15.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $112,000 ($8.60)
    Health - Other: $53,000 ($4.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($5.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,000 ($0.92)

University Heights government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $68,000 ($5.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $437,000 ($33.54)
    Sewerage: $401,000 ($30.78)
    General Local Government Support: $161,000 ($12.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $180,000 ($13.82)
    Rents: $111,000 ($8.52)
    Interest Earnings: $62,000 ($4.76)
    Sale of Property: $15,000 ($1.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $193,000 ($14.81)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $5,805,000 ($445.58)
    Corporation Net Income: $3,622,000 ($278.02)
    Property: $2,183,000 ($167.56)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $130,000 ($9.98)
    Motor Vehicle License: $76,000 ($5.83)
    Death and Gift: $22,000 ($1.69)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $10,000 ($0.77)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($0.08)

University Heights government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,435,000 ($340.42)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,252,000 ($249.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,670,000 ($128.19)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $487,000 ($37.38)

University Heights government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,278,000 ($98.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,796,000 ($444.89)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $187,000 ($14.35)

3.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,308 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
Ohio average:

5.23%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($563 average AGI)
Cuyahoga County:

0.02%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lorain County, OH  0.38% ($47,363 average AGI)
from Summit County, OH  0.37% ($53,747)
from Lake County, OH  0.32% ($45,708)


4.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($69,451 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.44%
Ohio average:

5.51%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($731 average AGI)
Cuyahoga County:

0.05%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lorain County, OH  0.49% ($73,949 average AGI)
to Summit County, OH  0.41% ($59,201)
to Lake County, OH  0.40% ($47,882)
Businesses in University Heights, OH
NameCountNameCount
Ben & Jerry's1Nike2
CVS2Pier 1 Imports1
Cold Stone Creamery1Quiznos1
Curves1T-Mobile3
Foot Locker1T.J.Maxx1
GameStop1Target1
Jones New York1UPS1
Macy's1Whole Foods Market1
Motherhood Maternity1

Strongest AM radio stations in University Heights:

  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJMO (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD.)
  • WWMK (1260 AM; 10 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WABQ (1540 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WABQ, INC.)
  • WRMR (1420 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CLEVELAND CLASSICAL RADIO, LLC)
  • WERE (1300 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, OH)
  • WCUE (1150 AM; 5 kW; CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHLO (640 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; AKRON, OH)
  • WJTB (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH; Owner: TAYLOR BROADCASTING CO)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in University Heights:

  • WJCU (88.7 FM; UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY)
  • WFHM-FM (95.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXTM (92.3 FM; CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRUW-FM (91.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMJI (105.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQAL (104.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMVX (106.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WENZ (107.9 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WMMS (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCRF-FM (103.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WCPN (90.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WGAR-FM (99.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZAK (93.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCSB (89.3 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHR (91.5 FM; BAINBRIDGE, OH; Owner: KENSTON LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WAKS (96.5 FM; AKRON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSU-FM (89.7 FM; KENT, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQMX (94.9 FM; MEDINA, OH; Owner: RUBBER CITY RADIO GROUP, INC)

TV broadcast stations around University Heights:

  • WRAP-CA (Channel 32; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKYC-TV (Channel 3; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WKYC-TV, INC.)
  • WOIO (Channel 19; SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WBNX-TV (Channel 55; AKRON, OH; Owner: WINSTON BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W35AX (Channel 35; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: MEDIA-COM TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WQHS-TV (Channel 61; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: UNIVISION CLEVELAND LLC)
  • WEWS-TV (Channel 5; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUAB (Channel 43; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WJW (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WJW LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXOX-LP (Channel 65; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W53AX (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WVIZ (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • W51BI (Channel 51; KIRTLAND, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WEAO (Channel 49; AKRON, OH; Owner: NORTHEASTERN EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WVPX (Channel 23; AKRON, OH; Owner: PAXSON AKRON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WAKN-LP (Channel 11; AKRON, OH; Owner: AKRON TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WOAC (Channel 67; CANTON, OH; Owner: WRAY, INC.)

University Heights fatal accident list:

Mar 30, 2003 03:57 AM, Cedarbrook St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 6, 1992 04:21 PM, Fenwick, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 19, 1980 00:25 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in University Heights)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in University Heights, OH)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • CLE0603, 2304 Warrensville Center Rd (Lat: 41.497500 Lon: -81.537222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 53.3 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQBI594, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/14/2004, Expiration Date: 10/14/2014, Cancellation Date: 09/11/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • OH-CLE056A, 2304 Warrensville Center Rd (Lat: 41.497500 Lon: -81.537222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 53.3 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQNA347,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23275.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2010, Expiration Date: 11/22/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • OH-CLE0265B, 2175 Kerwin Rd. (Lat: 41.500361 Lon: -81.520917), Type: Bant, Structure height: 19.8 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQNA522,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/23/2010, Expiration Date: 11/23/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • OH-CLE0253A, 2470 Miramar Blvd (Lat: 41.491694 Lon: -81.532139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 32 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WQOA644,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/27/2021, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in University Heights)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 30828 , Serial Number: 17701489, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 07/22/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Cardinal 30828 LLC, 2392 Dysart Rd, University Heights, OH 44118
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9485E , Serial Number: 11AC-1121, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 10/26/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Brian W Matz, 3978 Meadowbrook Blvd, University Heights, OH 44118
  • Aircraft: TERATON AIRCRAFT TIERRA SINGLE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 80478 , Serial Number: 52645, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 01/24/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 04/15/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Anthony J Skettle, 3806 Bushnell Rd, University Heights, OH 44118
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/06/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED64$131,35984$120,000200$138,45518$27,6110$015$85,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$128,0003$110,66720$129,0505$17,8000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$108,4006$69,66767$137,31333$16,5151$1,020,0006$86,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$82,4009$100,11143$131,6056$101,8330$09$86,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$79,0001$134,00024$152,0832$175,0000$02$93,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1871.03 , 1871.04, 1871.05, 1871.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$137,0776$178,833
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$138,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$119,6670$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$249,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1871.03 , 1871.04, 1871.05, 1871.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in University Heights, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in University Heights, OH - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 91
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in University Heights, OH

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for University Heights, OH
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in University Heights, OH
  • 96.5%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in University Heights, OH
  • 82.5%Utility gas
  • 16.7%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


University Heights compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

University Heights on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (1,000+ students)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 (44118) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Hungarian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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