Lorain is a city located in Lorain County, Ohio. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 68,652. Lorain is located in western Ohio, on Lake Erie, at the mouth of the Black River, west of Cleveland. It was first settled in 1807. Ford Motor Company has a plant here, assembling the Ford Econoline van.
Web Sites and Links
Lorain DemographicsA detailed report compiled from 1990 census data that includes population, housing, economic and educational information.
Lorain Ohio.netProvides information on parks, restaurants, boat ramps, and bait shops. Includes links and search engine.
Lorain, OhioA historical look at the city in words and photographs. Includes news, area attractions, and weather information.
Sheffield Township Fire DepartmentBased in Lorain, this department operates 2 stations that protect Sheffield Township.