North Royalton : Ohio


What It Is Like to Retire in North Royalton

This suburb south of Cleveland is relatively affluent and crime free.  North Royalton's population is just under 31,322 (2020 Census), and growing slightly. Photo of The John M. Annis House built 1833 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, courtesy of Wikipedia and Nyttend (public domain).


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 left). The median price of a home in North Royalton was $293,773 in early 2022, according to Zillow


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

Parma Medical Center is five miles away, and Southwest Community General Health Center is approximately 8 miles from North Royalton.


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

Valuable Links

City of North Royalton

What people are saying about North Royalton

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