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.
FoundedApril 1, 1824
Named forLorraine in France
SeatElyria
Largest cityLorain
Area
 • Total923 sq mi (2,391 km2)
 • Land491 sq mi (1,272 km2)
 • Water432 sq mi (1,119 km2), 47%
Population
 • (2010)301,356
 • Density614/sq mi (237/km2)
Congressional districts4th, 7th, 9th
Websitewww.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.