Euclid is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. It is part of the Greater Cleveland Metropolitan Area, and borders Cleveland. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 52,717. In 2006 Euclid's population was estimated at 48,717.
According to the United States Census Bureau, total area of 11.6 square miles (30.0 km²). 10.7 square miles (27.7 km²) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.2 km²) of it (7.43%) is water. It is directly on Lake Erie, so it contains an area of beach front and beach front property along the North.
Settled: 1796 Township: 1809 Village 1903 City: 1930
Assessed Valuation: $825,325,160
Industry: 150 companies
Housing: 26,276 units
Newspapers: 1 weekly and 2 daily
3.06 mi of Interstate highway (90)
1.65 mi south spur
262.38 mi sewer
139.65 mi water main
2 railroads; CSX and Norfolk & Southern
1 bus line; Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
Hospital: 1; 371 beds
Libraries: 1; ~299,340 total volumes
Parks: Memorial Park; Briardale Golf Course; Sims Park; Euclid Metropark
Pools: 1 outdoor deep pool; 4 shallow; 1 children's
Police: 1 station; 2 mini stations; 96 officers; 62 vehicles; 11 school guards; 37 auxiliary
Senior Center: 1
Fire Dept.: 3 stations; 76 firefighters; 19 pieces of equipment
Schools: 10 public schools (1 high school, 2 junior high schools, and 7 elementary schools); 3 parochial schools, 1 charter school
There were 24,353 households out of which 24.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 36.3% were married couples living together, 15.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 44.6% were non-families. 39.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.14 and the average family size was 2.89.
In the city, the population was spread out with 22.3% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 30.7% from 25 to 44, 21.0% from 45 to 64, and 19.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 84.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 79.1 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $35,151, and the median income for a family was $45,278. Males had a median income of $35,914 versus $28,528 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,664. About 7.1% of families and 9.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.9% of those under age 18 and 11.2% of those age 65 or over.
David Cohen: the Survivor; The first in a series profiling City Councilpeople running for reelection in November.
Mar 19, 2003; At a recent District Council 47 meeting attended by a couple dozen retirees of white-collar city jobs, small, wobbly 88-year-old...
Jim Kenney: the Instigator; The third in a series profiling City Councilpeople running for reelection in November.
Apr 16, 2003; Sticks and stones may break his bones, but names will never hurt Jim Kenney. An unrepentant rebel with a cause, the three-term...
Wilson Goode Jr.: the Loner; The second in a series profiling City Councilpeople running for reelection in November.
Mar 29, 2003; One of two current City Councilmen chasing the mayoral legacy of a controversial father, Wilson Goode Jr., like his Republican...
Frank Rizzo Jr.: the Teddy Bear; The fourth in a series profiling City Councilpeople running for reelection in November.
Apr 23, 2003; The unlikely heir to his father's tough-love legacy, this gentle two-term at-large councilman (Mom and Dad called him "Franny")...
Blondell Reynolds Brown: the Reinventor; Part of a series profiling City Councilpeople running for reelection in November.
May 14, 2003; It's eight days before the primary and Blondell Reynolds Brown won't say she's nervous. Anxious is more like it. The Democratic...