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Akron is the county seat of Summit County. It has grown with the canals to be a manufacturing center and lately (with the decline of the importance of the canals) in to a light industry and research center with miles of retail shops on all major highways.

the officila website is: %L[ http://www.ci.akron.oh.us] http://www.ci.akron.oh.us%L*

wikipedia info:
inner city population of 200000; metro-area population of 700000.

ZIPCODE 44301-44322, 44325, 44326, 44328, 44333, 44334, 44372, 44393, 44396, 44398, 44399 is Akron in Summit County
041-04-30N 081-30-00W
41.075, -81.500
Area Code is 234, 330

interesting facts

Akron is loose Greek for "summit"

nickname is "rubber capital"

actor Vaughn Monroe is from Akron

  • Last visit to Akron: Jun 2007
  • Intro Updated Oct 14, 2008
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