Parma, Ohio 

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Population

79,871

-2.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$49,568

Median Home Price

$123,400

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Best Places to Live in Parma, Ohio

Large city complex - Northeast Ohio along Lake Erie. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Parma, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Parma, OH Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Arts & culture
Revitalized downtown
Attractive neighborhoods
Cons
Industrial areas
Economic cycles
Cloudy, wet climate


What Bert Has To Say About Cleveland-Elyria Metro Area

Cleveland is a major industrial city and gateway with a storied past and an improving future. The city’s industrial heritage is notable, with steel mills and shipping facilities along the waterfront and in the Cuyahoga River valley to the south. A number of factors—the decline of core industries in the 60’s and 70’s, the decay of the inner city, and pollution problems which culminated in the ignition of the river into a fiery inferno—gave the city a black eye from which it is still recovering, and the local nickname “mistake on the Lake.” A massive urban renewal program has cleaned up some of the industrial zones, created the entertainment-oriented “Flats” waterfront section, and brought new sports stadiums into the city.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Ohio
County: Cuyahoga County
Metro Area: Cleveland-Elyria Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Parma
Zip Codes: 44134 44129
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 806 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Parma is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Parma jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Parma's cost of living is 18.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Parma's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cuyahoga county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 66.4% to 32.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Parma's population is 79,871 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Parma is Real Estate: $123,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%.

SCHOOLS
Parma public schools spend $13,512 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Parma. More Education



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Housing Market in Parma

It's a good time to buy in Parma. Home Appreciation is up 6.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Parma is $123,400.

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Reviews for Parma   2 Reviews
Blue Collar City - 1/14/2013
~80k strong my city is full of working class Clevelanders. It seems to be fading yet continues year to year plodding... Read More

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transportation - 10/14/2008
travel to work during normal rush hour(0800 - 0900)is pretty good compared to when we travel to other area of country. Sorry no hard data to support... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PARMA, OHIO
44134 44129

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