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'''Stark County''' [http://www.cantonstarkcvb.com] is in [[Northeast Ohio]]. It is known as "America's Playing Field." The county is made up of a mixture of rural and urban/commercial areas. The hub is the Canton region that hosts the Pro Football Hall of Fame. As of the 2000 Census, Stark County has a population of 378,098 and a 2006 estimated population of 380,575 and covers a land area of 576.14 square miles.
 
'''Stark County''' [http://www.cantonstarkcvb.com] is in [[Northeast Ohio]]. It is known as "America's Playing Field." The county is made up of a mixture of rural and urban/commercial areas. The hub is the Canton region that hosts the Pro Football Hall of Fame. As of the 2000 Census, Stark County has a population of 378,098 and a 2006 estimated population of 380,575 and covers a land area of 576.14 square miles.
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==Tourist office==
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* <listing name="Canton/Stark County Convention Visitors Bureau" alt="" address="222 Market Ave. N. (Located inside the Millennium Centre)" directions="" phone="+1 330-454-1439" url="http://www.visitcantonstark.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="" email="" fax=""></listing>
  
 
==Cities==
 
==Cities==
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* [[Hartville]] - Gigantic indoor/outdoor flea market
 
* [[Hartville]] - Gigantic indoor/outdoor flea market
 
* [[Hills and Dales]]
 
* [[Hills and Dales]]
* [[Jackson Township]]
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* [[Jackson Township (Ohio)|Jackson Township]]
 
* [[Limaville]]
 
* [[Limaville]]
 
* [[Louisville (Ohio)|Louisville]] (pronounced LEW-iss-ville) - "The Constitution City"
 
* [[Louisville (Ohio)|Louisville]] (pronounced LEW-iss-ville) - "The Constitution City"
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* [[Minerva]]  
 
* [[Minerva]]  
 
* [[Meyers Lake]]
 
* [[Meyers Lake]]
* [[Navarre (Ohio)|Nevarre]] (pronounced neh-VAR)
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* [[Navarre (Ohio)|Navarre]] (pronounced neh-VAR)
 
* [[North Canton]]
 
* [[North Canton]]
* [[Uniontown]]
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* [[Uniontown (Ohio)|Uniontown]]
 
* [[Waynesburg]]
 
* [[Waynesburg]]
 
* [[Wilmot]]
 
* [[Wilmot]]
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  
* '''Stark County Regional Transit Authority (SARTA)''',  tel: ''+1'' 330-47-SARTA (330-477-2782), [http://www.sartaonline.com/]. $1.15 Regular fare/ .50 Reduced fare (Seniors, Disabled)/ Children under 6 ride free.  SARTA provides reliable public bus service throughout Stark County. Transfer Centers are located in: Alliance, Massillon, and Canton.  There is a bus to the Akron/Canton Airport (Route 115) and an express bus between Canton and Downtown Akron (Route 81).  Buses on main routes generally depart each stop every hour. SARTA buses run 365 days per year. On Holidays, buses run the Sunday schedule. Check website for details: http://www.sartaonline.com. Additionally, Lakefront Lines, a private bus company, operates an office in SARTA's Canton Transfer Center. Lakefront Lines goes through Canton on it's route between Cleveland and Charleston, SC.
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* '''Stark County Regional Transit Authority (SARTA)''',  tel: ''+1'' 330-47-SARTA (330-477-2782), [http://www.sartaonline.com/]. $1.50 Regular fare/ .75 Reduced fare (Seniors, Disabled)/ Children under 6 ride free.  SARTA provides reliable public bus service throughout Stark County. Transfer Centers are located in: Alliance, Massillon, and Canton.  There is a bus to the Akron/Canton Airport (Route 115) and an express bus between Canton and Downtown Akron (Route 81).  Buses on main routes generally depart each stop every hour. SARTA buses run 365 days per year. On Holidays, buses run the Sunday schedule. Additionally, Lakefront Lines, a private bus company, operates an office in SARTA's Canton Transfer Center. Lakefront Lines goes through Canton on it's route between Cleveland and Charleston, SC.
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
  
 
[[Image:Ohio-Canton-Football_Hall_of_Fame.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Pro Football Hall of Fame - Canton]]
 
[[Image:Ohio-Canton-Football_Hall_of_Fame.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Pro Football Hall of Fame - Canton]]
 
  
 
==Do==
 
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==Drink==
 
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* '''Wineries'''.  Maize Valley Market & Winery is in [[Hartville]], and Perennial Vineyards is in [[Navarre]].  
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* '''Wineries'''.  Maize Valley Market & Winery is in [[Hartville]], and Perennial Vineyards is in [[Navarre]].
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*<drink name="Meniru Meadery" alt="" address="5868 Fulton Drive NW, Canton, OH 44718" directions="" phone="3302448515" url="www.MeniruMeadery.com" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">A family run winery specializing in Honey Wines (Mead), Hard Cider and wines.</drink>
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==Stay safe==
 
==Stay safe==
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* [[Wayne County (Ohio)|Wayne County]]
 
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[[WikiPedia:Stark County, Ohio]]
 
[[WikiPedia:Stark County, Ohio]]

Latest revision as of 19:30, 21 November 2012

Stark County, Ohio

Stark County [1] is in Northeast Ohio. It is known as "America's Playing Field." The county is made up of a mixture of rural and urban/commercial areas. The hub is the Canton region that hosts the Pro Football Hall of Fame. As of the 2000 Census, Stark County has a population of 378,098 and a 2006 estimated population of 380,575 and covers a land area of 576.14 square miles.

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Tourist office[edit]

  • Canton/Stark County Convention Visitors Bureau, 222 Market Ave. N. (Located inside the Millennium Centre), +1 330-454-1439, [2].  edit

Cities[edit]

Roads & Cities in Stark County

Other destinations[edit]

Understand[edit]

Talk[edit]

Get in[edit]

Interstate 77 goes north and south through the center of Stark County. State Route 30 goes east and west through the county.

Get around[edit]

  • Stark County Regional Transit Authority (SARTA), tel: +1 330-47-SARTA (330-477-2782), [3]. $1.50 Regular fare/ .75 Reduced fare (Seniors, Disabled)/ Children under 6 ride free. SARTA provides reliable public bus service throughout Stark County. Transfer Centers are located in: Alliance, Massillon, and Canton. There is a bus to the Akron/Canton Airport (Route 115) and an express bus between Canton and Downtown Akron (Route 81). Buses on main routes generally depart each stop every hour. SARTA buses run 365 days per year. On Holidays, buses run the Sunday schedule. Additionally, Lakefront Lines, a private bus company, operates an office in SARTA's Canton Transfer Center. Lakefront Lines goes through Canton on it's route between Cleveland and Charleston, SC.

See[edit][add listing]

Pro Football Hall of Fame - Canton

Do[edit][add listing]

While some people that travel to the area are going to check out the Pro Football HOF in Canton, there are other unique activities in Stark County.

  • Try finding the Lost French Gold in Minerva.
  • Take a tour of the Glamorgan Castle in Alliance.
  • Dig up some old treasures at the Hartville Marketplace & Flea Market in Hartville.
Courthouse

Eat[edit][add listing]

If you're in the mood for Italian, try Cibo's in Waynesburg. If you'd rather have a great steak check out Baker's in Canton.

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Wineries. Maize Valley Market & Winery is in Hartville, and Perennial Vineyards is in Navarre.
  • Meniru Meadery, 5868 Fulton Drive NW, Canton, OH 44718, 3302448515, [4]. A family run winery specializing in Honey Wines (Mead), Hard Cider and wines.  edit


Stay safe[edit]

For the most part, Stark County is fairly safe. While there may be some less desirable areas in Canton and Alliance, they are easy to avoid.

Get out[edit]

Surrounding Counties[edit]



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