Rocky River, Ohio 

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Population

20,273

+0.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$63,889

Median Home Price

$251,500

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Best Places to Live in Rocky River, Ohio

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

Rocky River, 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: Somewhat liberal
City: Rocky River
Zip Codes: 44116
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 806 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rocky River is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rocky River jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rocky River's cost of living is 1.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rocky River'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
Rocky River's population is 20,273 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rocky River is Real Estate: $251,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.3%.

SCHOOLS
Rocky River public schools spend $20,515 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Rocky River. More Education



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Housing Market in Rocky River

It's a good time to buy in Rocky River. Home Appreciation is up 5.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Rocky River is $251,500.

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Great Place to Live - 3/9/2008
Here's the deal. You live, at the most, a mile or two from Lake Erie's shores, 10 minutes from the major metropolitan area of Cleveland with great shopping, cultural... Read More

Great Place to Live - 3/9/2008
Here's the deal. You live, at the most, a mile or two from Lake Erie's shores, 10 minutes from the major metropolitan area of Cleveland with great shopping, cultural... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ROCKY RIVER, OHIO
44116

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