Elyria, Ohio Houses for Sale

Elyria is located in the northern part of the state of Ohio, a city and seat of Lorain County that sits along the Black River that is in the western part of Cleveland and on the southern part of Lorain. The area where the present-day Elyria stands were settled by Herman Ely in 1817, who built a log house, sawmill, gristmill, and a dam. The city’s present economy is already diversified with its industrial community that manufactures various medical equipment, alloy castings, automotive, and aircraft parts, plastics, and tools, among others. Elyria is home to several caves, waterfalls, and a forest tract, which adds the view of Cascade and Elywod parks.

Elyria, OH Prices for Houses for Sale

190,394 +30%
162,450 +27%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Elyria Homes for Purchase

70 +6%
100 +14%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

32 -3%

Crime & Safety

Total Arrests 986 (2020)
Total Incidents 2,126 (2020)
CrimeScore 26.50  
National Rank 2946th  
Statewide Rank 247th  

Local Statistics

Population 53,873 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,517 (2.88%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 2
Arson 3
Assault Offenses 772
Bribery 1
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 178
Counterfeiting/Forgery 8
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 244
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 226
Fraud Offenses 60
Homicide Offenses 4
Kidnapping/Abduction 4
Larceny/Theft Offenses 550
Motor Vehicle Theft 62
Pornography/Obscene Material 17
Prostitution Offenses 1
Robbery 26
Sex Offenses 41
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 2
Stolen Property Offenses 17
Weapon Law Violations 55

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