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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About University Heights

I love my neighbors kids. I feel comfortable knocking door to door in case of (a cooking) emergency.

I love going to the casinos. There are people from all over the world who come here and I get a chance to meet many people. There are interesting coffee shops and bars to visit, it's really a lot of fun.

i like to go to the park.we like to go to the basketball court.and to the football field. where do

I like going to my grandmas house . Oh holidays with family and friends . It's nice and you get to speed time with them.

We are close to stores. We have public transportation, man sometimes we have concerts we also have places to exercise.

I enjoy it being very walkable. The services in Severance Circle are very, very convenient!

Who Lives Here

University Heights Demographics

Education

High School

18%

Associate's

27%

Bachelor's

30%

Master's

22%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

42%

3 people

27%

4 people

17%

5 people

7%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

31%

50-100k

32%

100-150k

21%

150-200k

9%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

17%

20-45

40%

45-65

17%

65+

11%

Affordability

How expensive is it in University Heights?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

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*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around University Heights

University Heights Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

32%

15-30 Mins

39%

30-40 Mins

18%

40-60 Mins

8%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6161

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Percentage: 5050

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Nightlife

Things To Do In University Heights

Top Score

Grocery Stores

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Suffice to say, this place is great for groceries.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 91% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 91% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 30% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 85% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 82% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in University Heights.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 52% fewer shops than average
  3. Significantly more shops than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about University Heights.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

University Heights Features

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 16 of 17 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 15 of 17 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 15 of 17 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 15 of 17 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 10 of 17 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 10 of 17 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 15 of 17 renters

University Heights Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in University Heights

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All About

Living in University Heights, OH

Located on the rolling plateau that overlooks the city of Cleveland and beautiful Lake Erie, University Heights is a proud district that's home to a diverse mix of residents. It's close to "streetcar suburbs" like Cleveland Heights and student-friendly hot spots like the area surrounding Cleveland State University.

University Heights Festivals and Attractions

University Heights has plenty of points of interest to keep locals and visitors busy. Bustling Warrensville Center Road hosts an eclectic mix of shops and restaurants, and John Carroll University boasts an impressive set of art galleries and athletic facilities. The nearby Little Italy neighborhood showcases the area's rich Italian heritage and puts on numerous festivals and celebrations throughout the year. Wasmer Field offers great views of Cleveland's annual Fourth of July fireworks show.

University Heights Natural Beauty

University Heights's elevated vantage point gives it stunning views of downtown Cleveland and Lake Erie. It's also home to some impressive green spaces, including Wasmer Field and Mayfield Country Club. Shaker Lakes Park features an interpretive nature center that showcases some of the area's native flora and fauna as well as a picturesque network of ponds and wetlands. Jogging and biking trails abound in this rugged district.

Apartments in University Heights, OH

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Helpful Resources

Cleveland Heights/University Heights School District

FirstEnergy Corporation for Northeast Ohio

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