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Garfield Heights is a city in Cuyahoga County, in the Cleveland-Elyria metro area.
The community was named after settler Abram Garfield, father of President James A. Garfield
The latitude of Garfield Heights is 41.416N. The longitude is -81.606W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 955 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 29,881.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Garfield Heights demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cuyahoga County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Cleveland area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 44137 ZIP code.
13% of Garfield Heights residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Garfield Heights ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Garfield Heights was $18,988, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Garfield Heights residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Garfield Heights, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $483. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $885.
Libraries in Garfield Heights include Garfield Heights Branch Library ... View libraries
Cuyahoga County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Garfield Heights political report.
The average commute time for Garfield Heights workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Garfield Heights between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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