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Overview

Introduction to Streetsboro, Ohio

Streetsboro, Ohio, in Portage county, is 14 miles NE of Akron, Ohio (center to center) and 25 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is in the Akron area.

Streetsboro History

The area now known as Streetsboro was originally inhabited by the Seneca Indians. Streetsboro was named in honor of Titus Street of Connecticut, who founded the township in 1798. Ralph Cowles and Lemuel Punderson surveyed the land in 1822. A turnpike from Cleveland to Wellsville was completed in 1827. The Ohio Turnpike was opened on October 1, 1955. Streetsboro was officially incorporated as a city in 1968.

Streetsboro and Nearby Attractions

  • Streetsboro City Park
  • Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
  • Tinkers Creek State Park
  • Sea World Ohio
  • Six Flags Worlds of Adventure
  • Munroe Falls Metro Park

Things To Do In Streetsboro

You can spend your leisure hours at the Woodside Lake Park located in Streetsboro. Swimming and other water sports can be enjoyed at Water Works, Stow Silver Spring Park, Pioneer Waterland and Dry Fun and Geauga Lake Wildwater Kingdom. You can also plan a day trip to the Frame Bog - J. Arthur Herrick Nature Preserve. The Sunny Lake Park, Mar-Lynn Lake Park and Fun'n'Stuff Amusement Complex are also nearby.

Streetsboro Transportation

Cuyahoga County Airport is the nearest airport.

Streetsboro Higher Education

University of Akron Main Campus, Stark State College of Technology and Kent State University-Main Campus are close to the city.

Demographics

People

Total Population16,224
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens14%
Employed Population 16+8,675
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.9%
Median Earnings25+$36,975
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,675
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,973

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,524
% Above Poverty Level90.9%
% Below Poverty Level9.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone26.8%
Median Gross Rent$967
Median House Value$144,300

Ancestry

Irish19.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.4%
Italian13.3%
English8.3%
Polish7.2%
Hungarian4.6%
Slovak2.7%
Arab2.7%
Scottish2.2%
French Except Basque2.1%
Welsh2.1%
Slovene1.9%
Czech1.8%
Dutch1.7%
Russian1.6%
Ukrainian0.8%
German0.6%
Greek0.6%
Jordanian0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Croatian0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Serbian0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Romanian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Finnish0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Syrian0.1%
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Streetsboro Almanac

CategoryValue
County Portage County
Standard Zip Codes44241
Phone Area Codes330
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.23
Approximate Longitude-81.34

Streetsboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHIRAM
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 80 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip41.9 inches
StationAKRON
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp20 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp45 to 62 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationCHARDON
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip47.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Aurora15,712$98,253
Brady Lake504$54,107
Hudson22,282$140,575
Kent29,761$53,432
Reminderville3,862$77,019
Twinsburg18,851$95,574

Streetsboro Public Schools

Campus Intermediate Elementary School
8955 Kirby Ln
ZIP: 44241
(330) 626-4907
Primary
Total Enrollment 345
Henry Defer Intermediate Elementary School
1895 Annalane Dr
ZIP: 44241
(330) 422-2480
Primary
Total Enrollment 503
Streetsboro High School
1900 Annalane Dr
ZIP: 44241
(330) 626-4902
High
Total Enrollment 589
Streetsboro Middle School
1951 Annalane Dr
ZIP: 44241
(330) 626-4905
Middle
Total Enrollment 348
Wait Primary Elementary School
899 Frost Rd
ZIP: 44241
(330) 422-2400
Primary
Total Enrollment 389
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