Also known as Steel City, L-Town, Little Cleveland, or simply the ghetto. Incredibly well known for its large Hispanic population, crime rate, steel mills, and extremely poor inhabitants. Most people that live in Lorain want to get out, but very few do. People from Lorain are hardcore; we don't start things, we finish them. Hometown of Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison.
Can be used as an adjective to mean "ghetto".
Look at that guy, he's sooooo Lorain.