North Royalton : Ohio

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What it's Like to Retire in North Royalton

This suburb south of Cleveland is relatively affluent and crime free.  North Royalton's population is just under 30,000 and growing slightly.


Where to Retire in North Royalton and Home Prices

You can live in a neighborhood in town, in a suburban development, or in one active adult community here (see link at top right).
Real estate prices have been relatively stable in recent years. The median price of a home in North Royalton was just over $160,000 in mid 2012 according to City-Data.


What is special about North Royalton

North Royalton is a quiet town with an extremely low crime rate. It is a short drive to Cleveland and its many attractions, including Lake Erie.

What is not special about North Royalton

Cold winters.

Who will like retirement in North Royalton

People from the Cleveland area who want to move a bit out of the city and enjoy a prosperous small town or active adult community might enjoy North Royalton.

Local economy is driven by

North Royalton is mostly a suburban town with people working elsewhere. It does have a Storefront Restoration Program to try to improve the downtown.

Climate and Physical Environment

North Royalton is about 13 miles from Cleveland in northeastern Ohio. The average July high temperature is 81 and the average January high is 33 (the average low is 19). The wettest month is June (4").

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

Cleveland has all the cultural opportunities anyone could want.


Crime in North Royalton is very low.


Medical facilities

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Nearby Cleveland has a great airport as well as AMTRAK service.

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  • State: OH
  • Environment: Suburban,
  • City Population: 25,001-50,000
  • Median age of Population: 25-44
  • Avg Jan Temperature: 21-40
  • Avg July Temperature: 60-80
  • Median HH Income: 60,001-80,000
  • Average Home Price (MLS): $100,000-$200,000
  • Annual Property Tax on a $200,000 house: 2000-4000
  • Total Crime Index: <80 (Very low)
  • Cost of Living Index: 91-100 (slightly below average)
  • Culture Index: 101-110 (slightly above average)
  • State Sales Tax: Yes
  • State Income Tax: Yes
  • Name of the Guide: boomer1

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