Cortland, OH Profile: Facts & Data


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Cortland, Ohio - Basic Facts

The City of Cortland had a population of 6,795 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Cortland is located at latitude 41.3318 and longitude -80.7192 in Trumbull County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cortland (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Trumbull County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,024 feet.

The City of Cortland (GNIS ID: 2393640) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cortland: Baconsburg, Baconsburgh, Leroy.

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Cortland, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 6,795
Population in Households 6,744
Population in Familes 5,586
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density2 1,600
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $59,676
Average Household Income $72,370
Per Capita Income $30,897


Total Housing Units 3,150 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,027 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 873 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 250 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $151,516
Average Home Value $154,292


Total Households 2,900
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,953
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.54% -0.67%
Households -0.45% -0.58%
Families -0.48% -0.73%
Median Household Income   2.68%
Per Capita Income   3.27%

Cortland, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cortland to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 235 81st
Population Density # 422 65th
Diversity Index # 726 40th
Median Household Income # 357 71st
Per Capita Income # 285 77th

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