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About Summit County, Ohio

County Statistics

ESTABLISHED: March 3, 1840

542,899 (2000)
514,990 (1990)

County Seat: City of Akron

This County was named "Summit" because it was the highest point along the Ohio and Erie Canal

Known internationally for polymer research at the University of Akron's College of Polymer Science & Polymer Engineering

Summit County Communities

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