Living in Our City

Visit our city and you will discover it is comprised of a comfortable balance of neighborhoods, green space and businesses-all with easy access to downtown Cleveland and other regional amenities. Whether you are looking to make the City of Highland Heights a home for your family, or a base for your business, you’ll discover a city with leadership committed to meeting your needs.

Convenience & Accessibility
Highland Heights is approximately 12 miles, or 30 minutes, northeast of downtown Cleveland. Residents are just minutes from Interstates 271 and 90 or Route 2.
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Home & Tax Information
  • Median home price is approximately $314,000
  • Income tax rate is 2 percent, with 100 percent credit for residents
  • Average property taxes $2,245 ($46.72 per $1,000 of assessed value)
  • The city’s 5.2 square miles are home to approximately 9,000 residents
  • Free leaf and garbage pick-up and recycling programs
  • Builders contribute $300 - $600 per house or commercial property to plant trees along the city’s streets or support the park and recreation program