About the City

Mayfield Heights is an eastern suburb of the City of Cleveland in Cuyahoga County that boasts a strong housing stock, great school system, a nationally ranked hospital, and solid tax base. The city has a wide selection of housing types to meet the needs of a variety of homeowners. With two parks within the city, programs and events are numerous and inclusive for all ages. The city is currently in the design phase of a new aquatic and community center which is scheduled to break ground in the summer of 2022. Mayfield Heights is also home to the Mayfield City School District which continuously ranks high in academic excellence, Cleveland Clinic’s Hillcrest Hospital, and a top tier corporate park that is home to several corporate headquarters. The retail district offers an array of shopping and dining experiences along the Mayfield Road and SOM Center Road corridors. Mayfield Heights has so much to offer and is a great place to live, work, and play.


The ample amenities in our city make it unnecessary to ever leave, but if you must venture out, it is good to know that Mayfield Heights is ideally situated neighboring a number of exquisite shopping and dining districts. Beachwood Mall and Legacy Village are located within 5 miles of our southwestern border. Cleveland's Little Italy restaurants and shops are within 7 miles of our western border, Amish Country restaurants and shops are within twenty miles of our eastern border and downtown Cleveland with its lakefront, sporting venues, theater and art districts, and wide array of dining options is about twenty miles to the northwest.


Mayfield Heights is conveniently situated near Interstate 271 with quick access to Interstate 90 leading to downtown Cleveland and Interstate 480 leading to southern and western suburbs of Cleveland. Travel time to downtown Cleveland is approximately 25 minutes. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is located approximately 40 minutes away. Public transportation is available through the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority. Transportation for eligible Senior Adults is provided by the City of Mayfield Heights through Senior Transportation Connection.

Demographics (2010 Census)

  • Population: 19,155
  • Area: 4.2 square miles
  • Total Housing Units: - 10,790


  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Property Tax: The effective millage is 80.90; the approximate tax on a $100,000 house is $2,260 per year.
  • Income Tax: 1.5%
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