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Welcome to Amherst Heights ...

Amherst Heights is located in Stark County.

The location of Amherst Heights has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Amherst Heights: AM-herst<2>

A typical abbreviation for Amherst Heights: Amherst Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Amherst Heights is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Amherst Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Amherst Heights: (330) and (234)<4>

Communities near Amherst Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amherst Heights.

  • Akron [Summit County]
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    • Akron [Summit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Amherst Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 198,006 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron
  • Canton [Stark County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
    • Canton [Stark County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Amherst Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 70,458 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton
  • Barberton [Summit County]
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    • Barberton [Summit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Amherst Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 26,072 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barberton
  • Green [Summit County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Green [Summit County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Amherst Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 25,783 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wadsworth [Medina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wadsworth have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Wadsworth [Medina County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherst Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 23,781 people
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    • Tallmadge [Summit County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tallmadge have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Tallmadge [Summit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Amherst Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 17,582 people
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    • North Canton [Stark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • North Canton [Stark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Amherst Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 17,277 people
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    • New Franklin [Summit County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • New Franklin [Summit County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherst Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 14,168 people
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    • Norton [Summit County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Norton [Summit County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Amherst Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 12,017 people
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    • Louisville [Stark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Louisville [Stark County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Amherst Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 9,320 people
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amherst Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amherst Heights.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amherst Heights. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Amherst Heights.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amherst Heights. See our Newspapers Page for Amherst Heights.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amherst Heights ...

Looking for more information about Amherst Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Amherst Heights, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amherst Heights.

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About Stark County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amherst Heights. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Stark County: www.co.stark.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Amherst Heights. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amherst Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (234) is an overlay for area code (330).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amherst Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amherst Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8301, Longitude: -81.5160       In this case, the coordinates for Amherst Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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