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Overview

Introduction to Tallmadge, Ohio

Tallmadge, Ohio, in Summit county, is 4 miles E of Akron, Ohio (center to center) and 30 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is included in the Akron metropolitan area.

Tallmadge History

Originally, the area now known as Tallmadge, was part of the Connecticut Western Reserve. It was founded and organized by Rev. David Bacon in 1807. The area was named after Col. Benjamin Tallmadge, one of the landholders. Tallmadge experienced much of its developments during the 1950s and 60s.

Tallmadge and Nearby Attractions

  • Tallmadge Church
  • Gorge Metropolitan Park
  • Water Works Aquatic Park
  • Akron Zoo
  • Akron Art Museum
  • National Inventors Hall of Fame

Things To Do In Tallmadge

While staying in Tallmadge, you can visit the historic Tallmadge Church which was built in 1825. You can also visit the museum at Tallmadge Circle Park. The Kent Drive Park, Maca Aquatic Center Park, Washburn/Indian Hills Parks and Lions Park are worth visiting. The Akron Zoological Park, Akron Zoo, Sea World Ohio and Water Works Aquatic Park are also nearby.

Tallmadge Transportation

Air transportation is available from Akron - Canton Regional Airport.

Tallmadge Higher Education

University of Akron - Main Campus, Kent State University - Stark Campus and Stark State College of Technology are nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population17,488
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens20.6%
Employed Population 16+8,099
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married54.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.8%
Median Earnings25+$38,523
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,307
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,242

Wealth

Median Family Income$71,172
% Above Poverty Level90.4%
% Below Poverty Level9.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone27.2%
Median Gross Rent$726
Median House Value$156,400

Ancestry

Irish14.9%
Italian12.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.1%
English9.8%
Hungarian3.9%
Polish3.8%
French Except Basque2.9%
Scottish2.4%
Slovak1.6%
Serbian1.2%
Dutch1.1%
Greek1%
Welsh0.9%
Czech0.9%
Arab0.8%
Slovene0.7%
Russian0.6%
Norwegian0.4%
Lebanese0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Palestinian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
German0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Brazilian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Portuguese0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Macedonian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Tallmadge Almanac

CategoryValue
County Summit County
Standard Zip Codes44278
Phone Area Codes234
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.1
Approximate Longitude-81.42

Tallmadge 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
Distance4.1 miles
Jan Temp20 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp45 to 62 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationCHIPPEWA LAKE
Distance25.9 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches
StationWARREN 3 S
Distance33.3 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
Akron198,508$45,018
Cuyahoga Falls49,353$65,902
Lakemore3,064$68,720

Tallmadge Public Schools

Tallmadge Middle School
484 East Ave
ZIP: 44278
(330) 633-4994
Middle
Total Enrollment 565
Munroe Elementary School
230 N Munroe Rd
ZIP: 44278
(330) 633-5427
Primary
Total Enrollment 507
Dunbar Elementary School
731 Dunbar Rd
ZIP: 44278
(330) 633-4515
Primary
Total Enrollment 491
David Bacon School
181 Strecker Dr
ZIP: 44278
(330) 633-0612
Tallmadge High School
140 N Munroe Rd
ZIP: 44278
(330) 633-5505
High
Total Enrollment 858

Tallmadge Private Schools

Tallmadge Kiddie Kollege / Fact Academy
199 South Ave
ZIP: 44278
Elementary
Total Enrollment 23
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