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Overview

Introduction to Twinsburg, Ohio

Twinsburg, Ohio, in Summit county, is 16 miles SE of Parma, Ohio (center to center) and 18 miles SE of Cleveland, Ohio. The city is included in the Akron metropolitan area.

Twinsburg History

The place now known as Twinsburg was originally called Millsville. The first settler was Ethan Alling who arrived in Millsville in the year 1817. Moses and Aaron Wilcox, identical twin brothers, came to this place from Killingworth, Connecticut, in 1819. They purchased 4,000 acres of land and later donated money, as well as land, for the construction of a public square and a school in exchange for renaming the area "Twinsburg."

Twinsburg and Nearby Attractions

  • Akron Art Museum
  • National Inventors Hall of Fame
  • Twinsburg Public Library
  • Akron Zoo
  • Glen Eagle Golf Course
  • Glen Meadow Park

Things To Do In Twinsburg

There are a number of historical sites and museums in and near Twinsburg, including the 65-room country house called Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, the Akron Art Museum and the National Inventors Hall of Fame. The Plata Lake offers opportunities for various recreational activities. The city has a number of parks and amusement areas for adults as well as children. The Glen Eagle Golf Course has provisions for a quick game. The Akron Zoo, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, the Six Flags Worlds of Adventure and the Cleveland Botanical Garden, all located nearby, have a large number of animal and plant species for observation.

Twinsburg Transportation

Air transportation is available from the Cuyahoga County Airport.

Twinsburg Higher Education

Higher education is available at the John Carroll University, the Case Western Reserve University and the Baldwin-Wallace College, all located nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population18,851
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens17.4%
Employed Population 16+9,735
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married57.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher45.8%
Median Earnings25+$51,267
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,320

Wealth

Median Family Income$95,574
% Above Poverty Level94.1%
% Below Poverty Level5.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,027
Median House Value$210,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.8%
Italian15.3%
Irish13.4%
English8.3%
Polish8.1%
Hungarian4.2%
Slovak3.1%
Czech2.4%
Russian2.1%
Croatian1.7%
Slovene1.6%
Ukrainian1.4%
Scottish1.4%
French Except Basque1.2%
Swedish0.9%
Welsh0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Arab0.8%
Greek0.5%
Lithuanian0.4%
African0.4%
Romanian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Egyptian0.3%
Serbian0.2%
Ghanaian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Barbadian0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Palestinian0.1%
German0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Swiss0.1%
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Twinsburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Summit County
Standard Zip Codes44087
Phone Area Codes234,330
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.32
Approximate Longitude-81.45

Twinsburg 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
Distance15.1 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
Distance16.3 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
Distance23 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
Glenwillow1,129$104,792
Hudson22,282$140,575
Macedonia11,595$101,313
Northfield3,679$59,281
Solon23,085$113,495

Twinsburg Public Libraries

Twinsburg Public Library
10050 RAVENNA RD.
Twinsburg, Ohio
(330) 425-4268

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Twinsburg Public Schools

Geo G Dodge Elementary School
10225 Ravenna Rd
ZIP: 44087
(330) 486-2200
Middle
Total Enrollment 955
R B Chamberlin Middle School
10270 Ravenna Rd
ZIP: 44087
(330) 486-2281
Middle
Total Enrollment 646
Samuel Bissell Elementary School
1811 Glenwood Dr
ZIP: 44087
(330) 486-2100
Primary
Total Enrollment 615
Twinsburg High School
10084 Ravenna Rd
ZIP: 44087
(330) 486-2400
High
Total Enrollment 1318
Wilcox Elementary School
9198 Darrow Rd
ZIP: 44087
(330) 486-2030
Primary
Total Enrollment 632
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