Our Community
North Ridgeville is a warm, neighborly and growing city of 31,871 located in Lorain County in Northeast Ohio. 
 
Our strategically located municipality boasts interchanges to I-480, I-80, SR-10, SR-20 and SR-83. We are 15 minutes from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport and 30 minutes from Downtown Cleveland. We're business and visitor friendly and committed to attracting quality commerce while supporting and expanding our existing business community.
 
North Ridgeville is a great place to live and work.  Cleveland Magazine named the City one of the "Best Places to Live in the Cleveland Area" and the Home Builders Association cited North Ridgeville as a leader in Northeast Ohio for new home construction in the past few years.  In 2013, North Ridgeville was recognized by NeighborhoodScout as the 21st safest city in America.  In 2014, North Ridgeville was ranked fourth best place for Homeownership in Ohio by NerdWallet and fifth safest place in Ohio by Movoto.  Then, in 2016 was recognized by SafeWise as one of the 20 safest cities in Ohio, recognized by Protection 1 as one of the top 15 Safest Cities in Ohio, and ranked the fourth safest place in Ohio with a population of over 20,000.

North Ridgeville is business friendly and committed to attracting new business while supporting growth and expansion of existing companies.  From site search to County and State development programs, we provide assistance to those investing in our community.  We offer the infrastructure and logistical advantages of a mature suburban community with a relaxed life-style: transportation, workforce education, technology, healthcare, low cost of living, low crime rate and low tax rates.  
 
If you are interested in learning more about our great community, please contact me at (440) 353-0811. 
 
Sincerely,

G. David Gillock, Mayor 
Community Profile
The following data is based on 2010-2014 U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, 5-year estimates: 
 
Area: 25 square miles; it is the largest city in land area and third largest in population in Lorain County.
Population:  32,483 (7/1/15 population estimate)
The following information is based on 2010 census, adjusted): 
Male:  49.6%
Female:  50.4%
Median age:  40.7 years old
Population over 65:  16.9%
Households with children under 18 years old:  43%
Adults with a college degree:  27.6%
Families who earn more than $100,000 per year:  22.8%
Median family income:  $78,152
Total housing units:  12,635
Owner-occupied housing:  95%
Structures built since 2000:  4,063
Median home value:  $157,800
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