About Valley View


The Village of Valley View welcomes you to our informational website.  Whether you are a business owner seeking relocation, a nearby resident considering our village as your new home, or just someone wanting more information about “The Small Community Under the Big Bridge” you should be able to find it here.

The history of the village is exceptionally captivating.   Historically settlers have called our community home dating back to the actual shovel and wheelbarrow hand-digging of our segment of the Ohio & Erie Canal during the 1830’s.  The Cleveland to Portsmouth accomplishment was instrumental to the industrialization of northern Ohio.

 In the atmosphere of today’s living - cyclists, walkers, joggers and friendly visitors share the finest element of green space contained in central Cuyahoga County.  Valley View is proud to work in partnership with the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Cleveland Metroparks, Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railway and a host of others inviting you to enjoy the nearby amenities of history and nature.

Community Profile

The Village of Valley View is located in Northeastern Ohio, approximately 10 miles southeast of Cleveland.  Valley View is located adjacent to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and the Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath Trail.  Valley View has a population of 2,034 (according to the 2010 U.S. Census) and provides excellent services to its residents and the business community.  Valley View is also part of the award-winning Cuyahoga Heights School District.

History of Community

Please click on the title above for a history of Valley View written for the 50th celebration of the incorporation.  Be patient as it takes a while to download to your computer.

The Village of Valley View, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Three Hundred Years of Recorded History
Fifty Years of Incorporation 1919-1969
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