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Population (year 2000): 8,195. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,280 (+1.0% change)
Males: 3,583 (43.7%), Females: 4,612 (56.3%)

Lorain County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 23.6 years
Median household income: $41,094 (year 2000)
Median house value: $118,500 (year 2000)

Oberlin, OH residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Oberlin:

  • White Non-Hispanic (70.7%)
  • Black (18.5%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • Hispanic (3.0%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Chinese (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
  • Korean (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (17.2%), English (15.7%), Irish (10.7%), Italian (4.9%), Polish (4.7%), Scottish (4.5%).Ohio

Elevation: 801 feet

Land area: 4.4 square miles

Oberlin,

For population 25 years and over in Oberlin

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 13.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oberlin city

  • Never married: 50.0%
  • Now married: 33.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

5.4% Foreign born (2.5% Asia, 1.7% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -96 (-1.2%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: OH Elyria, (9.9 miles theBigRedArrow.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: OH Cleveland, (39.9 miles pop. 478,403).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (377.3 miles pop. 2,896,016).

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Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $207,500

Latitude: 41.29 N, Longitude: 82.22 W

Area code: 440

Oberlin, Ohio business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (50.5%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (12.7%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,701 (+33.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,622 (64.9%)

Average climate in Oberlin, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oberlin-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Ohio state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Oberlin 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 4 tornado 37.1 miles away from the city center killed 17 people and injured 379 people.

Birthplace of: Matt Wilhelm - 2005 NFL player (San Diego Chargers, born: Feb 2, 1981), David K. Lewis - (1941-2001), philosopher.


Hospital/medical center in Oberlin:
  • ALLEN MEDICAL CENTER (200 W LORAIN STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Oberlin:
  • AMHERST HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; AMHERST, OH)
  • EMH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 10 miles; ELYRIA, OH)
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH PARTNERS OF OH-WEST (about 10 miles; LORAIN, OH)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Oberlin:
  • LORAIN COUNTY REGIONAL (about 5 miles; LORAIN/ELYRIA, OH; ID: LPR)
  • CLEVELAND-HOPKINS INTL (about 28 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; ID: CLE)
  • MANSFIELD LAHM REGIONAL (about 38 miles; MANSFIELD, OH; ID: MFD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Oberlin:
  • ELYRIA (about 9 miles; ELYRIA, OH; ID: 1G1)
  • READER-BOTSFORD (about 10 miles; WELLINGTON, OH; ID: 67D)
  • HARLAN AIRFIELD (about 11 miles; LAGRANGE, OH; ID: 92D)

Amtrak station near Oberlin:
  • 11 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.

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 4 $12,064 $36,192 8 $4,769
Electric Power 17 $61,777 $43,607 4 $4,448
Other and Unallocable 4 $13,694 $41,082 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 11 $24,219 $26,420 6 $12,049
Sewerage 9 $28,264 $37,685 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 3 $9,824 $39,296 0 $0
Streets and Highways 8 $26,150 $39,225 0 $0
Water Supply 10 $31,948 $38,337 1 $700
Firefighters 5 $22,034 $52,881 18 $5,860
Police - Other 5 $13,078 $31,387 8 $5,542
Police Protection - Officers 15 $58,179 $46,543 2 $3,029
Other Government Administration 7 $26,404 $45,264 9 $4,627
Financial Administration 5 $18,804 $45,129 0 $0
Totals for Government 103 $346,438 $40,361 56 $41,023
Colleges/Universities in Oberlin:
  • OBERLIN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,899; Location: 70 N PROFESSOR ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.oberlin.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • LORAIN COUNTY JOINT VOCATIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT (FT enrollment: 545; Location: 15181 ST RTE 58 S; Public)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Oberlin:
  • LORAIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 10 miles; ELYRIA, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,008)
  • BALDWIN-WALLACE COLLEGE (about 26 miles; BEREA, OH; FT enrollment: 3,849)
  • ASHLAND UNIVERSITY (about 30 miles; ASHLAND, OH; FT enrollment: 4,404)
  • CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 41 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 11,000)
  • CUYAHOGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 41 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 10,927)
  • CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 7,729)
  • JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 3,861)
Public high schools in Oberlin:
  • FIRELANDS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 733; Location: 10643 VERMILION RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • OBERLIN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 341; Location: 281 N PLEASANT ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • WILLIAM R BURTON (Location: 15181 STATE ROUTE 58; Grades: 08 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Oberlin:
  • FIRELANDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 786; Location: 10779 VERMILION RD; Grades: KG - 04)
  • EASTWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 259; Location: 198 E COLLEGE ST; Grades: PK - 02)
  • LANGSTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 257; Location: 150 N PLEASANT ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PROSPECT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 255; Location: 36 S PROSPECT ST; Grades: 03 - 05)
Private primary/middle school in Oberlin:
  • OBERLIN SDA ELEM. SCHOOL (Students: 16; Location: 99 SOUTH PARK STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
Library in Oberlin:
  • OBERLIN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,077,625; Location: 65 S. MAIN ST.; 112,865 books; 5,416 audio materials; 8,665 video materials; 360 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Oberlin: Oberlin Country Club (A), Hall Auditorium (B), Allen Art Building (C), Carnegie Library (D), Rice Memorial Hall (E), Jones Field House (F), Oberlin City Hall (G), Warner Gymnasium (H), Warner Center (I), Green Acres Childrens Home (J).

Churches in Oberlin include: James Bryant Chapel (A), Mount Zion Baptist Church (B), Rust Church (C), Sacred Heart Church (D), Finney Chapel (E), First Baptist Church (F), First Methodist Episcopal Church (G), Chapel of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (H).

Cemetery: Westwood Cemetery (1).

Reservoir: Oberlin Reservoir - 011 (A).

Park in Oberlin: Tappan Square (1).

Post office: (A).  


Oberlin compared to Ohio state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Oberlin:
  • WOBL (1320 AM; 1 kW; OBERLIN, OH; Owner: WOBL RADIO, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJTB (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH; Owner: TAYLOR BROADCASTING CO)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; 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.)
  • WWMK (1260 AM; 10 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEOL (930 AM; 1 kW; ELYRIA, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
Strongest FM radio stations in Oberlin:
  • WOBC-FM (91.5 FM; OBERLIN, OH; Owner: OBERLIN COLLEGE STUDENT NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCLV (104.9 FM; LORAIN, OH; Owner: RADIO SEAWAY, INC.)
  • WNWV (107.3 FM; ELYRIA, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNZN (89.1 FM; LORAIN, OH; Owner: THE SPANISH CULTURAL NETWORK)
  • 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)
  • WNCX (98.5 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF CLEVELAND INC.)
  • WKFM (96.1 FM; HURON, OH; Owner: ELYRIA-LORAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOK (102.1 FM; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKSU-FM (89.7 FM; KENT, OH; Owner: KENT STATE UNIVERSITY)
TV broadcast stations around Oberlin:
  • WMFD-TV (Channel 68; MANSFIELD, OH; Owner: MID-STATE TELEVISION,INC.)
  • WEWS-TV (Channel 5; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WVIZ (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: IDEASTREAM)
  • WJW (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: WJW LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRAP-CA (Channel 32; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)

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