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Overview

Introduction to Alliance, Ohio

Alliance, Ohio, in Stark county, is 16 miles NE of Canton, Ohio and 50 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is included in the Canton - Massillon metropolitan area.

Alliance History

Alliance was established by the merging of the three small communities of Freedom, Williamsport and Liberty. In 1888, another community called Mount Union was annexed. In 1889, the area was officially incorporated as a city. It is said that it was named Alliance because it had been formed by the merging of three settlement. In 1959, the Ohio General Assembly designated Alliance as "Carnation City," because Ohio got its official state flower from here.

Alliance and Nearby Attractions

  • Alliance Country Club
  • Memorial Gymnasium
  • Mabel Hartzel Museum
  • Maple Beach Park
  • Alliance Public Square
  • Mount Union College Historic District

Things To Do In Alliance

The city of Alliance has 24 parks that occupy an area of 220 acres. These parks range from small green spaces in neighborhoods to the Butler-Rodham Park complex, which is spread out over 60 acres. Apart from providing area for various physical activities, these parks also serve as venues for various recreational programs that are organized by the city's recreation department.

Alliance Transportation

The Akron-Canton Regional Airport has facilities for air transportation.

Alliance Higher Education

The local college is Mount Union College. Kent State University and Stark State College of Technology are all within a 30-minute drive.

Demographics

People

Total Population22,121
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens16.7%
Employed Population 16+8,514
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married35.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.8%
Median Earnings25+$29,391
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,139
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,959

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,092
% Above Poverty Level76.6%
% Below Poverty Level23.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$644
Median House Value$79,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.6%
Irish12.7%
Italian9.9%
English6.8%
Polish2.2%
French Except Basque2.1%
Swiss1.8%
Scottish1.8%
Welsh1.3%
Dutch1.2%
Slovak1.1%
Norwegian0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Romanian0.6%
Greek0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Austrian0.3%
Czech0.3%
Croatian0.3%
African0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
German0.2%
Arab0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Russian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
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Alliance Almanac

CategoryValue
County Stark County
Standard Zip Codes44601
Phone Area Codes234,330
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.91
Approximate Longitude-81.11

Alliance Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationAKRON CANTON AP
Distance17.1 miles
Jan Temp17 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches
StationMILLPORT 2 NW
Distance17.5 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches
StationWARREN 3 S
Distance24.8 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beloit1,045$48,889
Hartville2,998$55,688
Limaville144$46,667
Louisville9,318$64,125
New Franklin14,195$80,476
Sebring4,294$46,006

Alliance Public Libraries

Rodman Public Library
215 E. BROADWAY
Alliance, Ohio
(330) 821-2665

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Alliance Hospitals

Alliance Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
200 East State Street
(330) 596-7527

Alliance Public Schools

Alliance Early Learning School At South Lincoln
285 W Oxford St
ZIP: 44601
(330) 829-2266
Primary
Total Enrollment 419
Alliance High School
400 Glamorgan St
ZIP: 44601
(330) 829-2245
High
Total Enrollment 874
Alliance Middle School
3205 S Union Ave
ZIP: 44601
(330) 829-2254
Middle
Total Enrollment 650
Knox Elementary School
2900 Knox School Rd
ZIP: 44601
(330) 938-1122
Primary
Total Enrollment 354
Lexington Elementary School
12333 Atwater Ave Ne
ZIP: 44601
(330) 823-7570
Primary
Total Enrollment 397
Marlington High School
10450 Moulin Ave Ne
ZIP: 44601
(330) 823-1300
High
Total Enrollment 760
Marlington Middle School
10325 Moulin Ave Ne
ZIP: 44601
(330) 823-7566
Middle
Total Enrollment 595
Northside Intermediate School
701 Johnson Ave
ZIP: 44601
(330) 829-2269
Primary
Total Enrollment 440
Parkway Elementary School
1490 Parkway Blvd
ZIP: 44601
(330) 829-2264
Primary
Total Enrollment 361
Rockhill Elementary School
2400 S Rockhill Ave
ZIP: 44601
(330) 829-2260
Primary
Total Enrollment 371
Washington Elementary School
5786 Beechwood Ave
ZIP: 44601
(330) 823-7586
Primary
Total Enrollment 341

Alliance Private Schools

Regina Coeli/st Joseph School
733 Fernwood Blvd
ZIP: 44601
Elementary
Total Enrollment 128
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