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ZIP Code 44055

Primary City:Lorain, OH (View All Cities)
County: Lorain County
Timezone: Eastern (4:10pm)
Area code: 440 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.43, -82.13
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 44055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 44055. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 44055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 44055, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Lorain, OH
Unacceptable:
Sheffield, South Lorain

Stats and Demographics for the 44055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 44055 is located in north Ohio and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 44055 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 44055 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,846
Population Density 2,990 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,509
Median Home Value $77,800
Land Area 6.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,378
Median Household Income $30,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male747781879918612532590583590670641564432287224182169123
Female683751878889606602638711631724738624491351306289236174
Total1,4301,5321,7571,8071,2181,1341,2281,2941,2211,3941,3791,188923638530471405297

Gender

 Male 9,524 48%
 Female 10,322 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,672 63.9%
 Black Or African American 3,269 16.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 0.8%
 Asian 49 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 2,535 12.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,157 5.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner47371670925875562534194
Renter27175172566440420712652
Total3181,1221,3951,5891,279769660246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,600 35%
 Single Guardian 2,444 33%
 Singles 1,998 27%
 Singles With Roommate 336 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,555 62%
 Households with Kids 2,823 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male148154160150144173154158152157168184183187181186201188162153
Female120144147127148138146147172176176170184172182204179168156141
Total268298307277292311300305324333344354367359363390380356318294

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 44055 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 44055 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 44055 real estate data, the median home value of $77,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 44055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 44055 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 44055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,766 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 76 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,818 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,360 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,200 38%
 Households Vacant 1,131 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 516 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 4%
 For Sale Only 149 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 84 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 327 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 114 4%
 1 Bedroom 613 19%
 2 Bedroom 918 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,577 49%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $30,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 44055 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 44055 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 44055 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,884 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,763 25%
 No Earnings 6,239 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,884 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,763 25%
 No Earnings 6,239 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,849 94.9%
 Public transportation 121 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 134 1.9%
 Worked at Home 87 1.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,550 28.2%
 High School Graduate 3,266 59.4%
 Associate's degree 370 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 298 5.4%
 Master's degree 12 0.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,055 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 724 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 647 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 44055

ZIP Code 44055 is in the Lorain City School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 44055.

New Beginnings
3200 Clinton Ave
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lorain City School District
Summit Academy Community School Alternative Learne
2140 East 36th St
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Summit Academy Community School Alternative Learners-Lorain
Stevan Dohanos Elementary School
1625 East 32nd St
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lorain City School District
Southview Middle School
3201 Seneca Ave
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lorain City School District
Garfield Elementary School
200 West 31st St
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lorain City School District
Palm Elementary School
2319 East 34th St
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lorain City School District
Helen Steiner Rice Elementary School
4500 Tacoma Ave
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lorain City School District
Vincent Elementary School
2303 North Ridge Rd East
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clearview Local School District
Credit Recovery Academy
2321 Fairless Dr
Lorain, OH 44055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lorain City School District

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