Discover a place where the wheels of innovation have been turning, literally, since Charles Goodyear invented rubber tires. With the City of Akron at its hub, the tri-county region of Summit, Portage and Medina counties welcome you home.
Akron is the county seat of Summit County, the fourth largest county in Ohio population-wise. Along with Portage County to the east and Medina County to the west, the region offers a wide range of urban, suburban and rural living options, a growing economy, highly regarded educational and cultural institutions and a
plethora of outdoor recreational opportunities,
all in the heart of the Cuyahoga Valley.