Lorain County, Ohio

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Lorain County, Ohio
Elyria-ohio-old-county-building.jpg
Old county building in Elyria
Seal of Lorain County, Ohio
Seal
Map of Ohio highlighting Lorain County
Location in the U.S. state of Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location in the U.S.
Founded April 1, 1824
Named for Lorraine in France
Seat Elyria
Largest city Lorain
Area
 • Total 923 sq mi (2,391 km2)
 • Land 491 sq mi (1,272 km2)
 • Water 432 sq mi (1,119 km2), 47%
Population
 • (2010) 301,356
 • Density 614/sq mi (237/km2)
Congressional districts 4th, 7th, 9th
Website www.loraincounty.us

Lorain County is a county of Ohio in the United States. In 2010, 301,356 people lived there. The county seat is Elyria.