About North Ridgeville, Ohio
North Ridgeville is located along the eastern border of Lorain County in Ohio with over 30,000 residents, the real estate market has been steady over the past couple years. North Ridgeville is part of the Cleveland-Elyria-Menton Metro Area.
According to Realtor.com, the median list price in North Ridgeville, OH is the highest it’s been in years as of June 2017 at $224,000.
North Ridgeville is home to the North Ridgeville Corn Festival. According to Wikipedia, the history started when the Bicentennial Committee for the City of North Ridgeville was formed in 1975 to celebrate the upcoming United States bicentennial in 1976. The first festival ran 6 hours and featured 13 booths around the North Ridgeville Middle School track.
The proceeds were donated to the library to assist with the cost of relocating it from the old Lawson’s store area the Olde Town Hall building across the street. The next year, in 1976, in addition to celebrating the bicentennial, the festival was held in honor Harold Sweet, a sweet corn grower in North Ridgeville, for all that he did for the youth and citizens of the city. The proceeds from this festival were donated to purchase trees for the then new Bainbridge Extension along with 2 bicentennial flags for City Hall. The Bicentennial Committee was renamed the North Ridgeville Corn Festival Committee in 1977.