Rittman, OH Demographics


Population (year 2000): 6,314. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,311 (-0.0% change)
Males: 3,080 (48.8%), Females: 3,234 (51.2%)

Wayne County

Zip code: 44270

Median resident age: 35.8 years
Median household income: $35,020 (year 2000)
Median house value: $87,700 (year 2000)

Races in Rittman:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.5%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)

Ancestries: German (26.5%), Irish (14.6%), United States (10.8%), English (9.0%), Swiss (3.5%), French (3.3%).

Elevation: 979 feet

Land area: 6.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rittman

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rittman city

  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

2.5% Foreign born (1.9% Europe, 0.3% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +161 (+2.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Rittman:

  • WADSWORTH RITTMAN HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; WADSWORTH, OH)
  • DUNLAP MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; ORRVILLE, OH)
  • BARBERTON CITIZENS HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; BARBERTON, OH)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rittman:

  • AKRON-CANTON REGIONAL (about 25 miles; AKRON, OH; ID: CAK)
  • CLEVELAND-HOPKINS INTL (about 30 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; ID: CLE)
  • LORAIN COUNTY REGIONAL (about 37 miles; LORAIN/ELYRIA, OH; ID: LPR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rittman:

  • WELTZIEN SKYPARK (about 3 miles; WADSWORTH, OH; ID: 15G)
  • WADSWORTH MUNI (about 4 miles; WADSWORTH, OH; ID: 3G3)
  • WAYNE COUNTY (about 11 miles; WOOSTER, OH; ID: BJJ)
Amtrak station near Rittman:

  • 20 miles: AKRON (906 E. BOWERY ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rittman:

  • UNIVERSITY OF AKRON MAIN CAMPUS (about 21 miles; AKRON, OH; Full-time enrollment: 16,801)
  • STARK STATE COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 27 miles; CANTON, OH; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • KENT STATE UNIVERSITY-STARK CAMPUS (about 27 miles; NORTH CANTON, OH; FT enrollment: 2,053)
  • BALDWIN-WALLACE COLLEGE (about 28 miles; BEREA, OH; FT enrollment: 3,849)
  • LORAIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 36 miles; ELYRIA, OH; FT enrollment: 4,008)
  • CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 37 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 11,000)
  • CUYAHOGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 37 miles; CLEVELAND, OH; FT enrollment: 10,927)

Schools

Public high school in Rittman:

  • RITTMAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 362; Location: 100 SAURER ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Rittman:

  • NORTH STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 346; Location: 230 N 1ST ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • RITTMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 290; Location: 75 N MAIN ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • WEST HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 210; Location: 131 N METZGER AVE; Grades: KG – 02)