Elyria has a great deal to offer. Our recreational facilities are unsurpassed throughout Ohio for a municipality our size. Housing stock is plentiful and diverse, offering everything from historically renovated homes to a modern apartment or condominium lifestyle. Elyria offers quality education, public and private, for all ages and for all capabilities. The community is served by dozens of churches, serving all faiths and denominations. Cultural activities abound through local events supported by the rich cultural traditions of the population. Several international, national and local civic organizations add to the richness and quality of life through various activities. As the retail center for a three-county area, Elyria has something for everyone.