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Welcome to Atwater Center ...

Atwater Center is located in Portage County<1>.

The location of Atwater Center has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Atwater Center: AT-wahtur<3>

A typical abbreviation for Atwater Center: Atwater Ctr. (or less commonly used: Atwater Cen., Atwater Cent. or Atwater Cntr.)

Atwater Center is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Atwater Center: (330) and (234)<5>

Adding Atwater Center to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Atwater Center in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Atwater Center elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Atwater Center on a George F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Atwater Center on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Atwater Center ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Atwater Center.

  • Akron [Summit County]
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    • Akron [Summit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Atwater Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 197,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<7>
  • Canton [Stark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
    • Canton [Stark County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Atwater Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<7>
  • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuyahoga Falls
    • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Atwater Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,106 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuyahoga Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuyahoga Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuyahoga Falls<7>
  • Stow [Summit County]
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    • Stow [Summit County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Atwater Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,785 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stow<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kent [Portage County]
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      • Kent [Portage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Atwater Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,646 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<7>
    • Green [Summit County]
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      • Green [Summit County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Atwater Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Green<7>
    • Alliance [Mahoning County]
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      • Alliance [Mahoning County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Atwater Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,446 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alliance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alliance<7>
    • Tallmadge [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallmadge
      • Tallmadge [Summit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Atwater Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,519 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallmadge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallmadge<7>
    • North Canton [Stark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Canton
      • North Canton [Stark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Atwater Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,176 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Canton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Canton<7>
    • Streetsboro [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streetsboro
      • Streetsboro [Portage County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Atwater Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,478 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Streetsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Streetsboro<7>

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 Atwater Center. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atwater Center.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atwater Center. 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 Atwater Center.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwater Center ...

Looking for more information about Atwater Center? 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 Atwater Center, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Atwater Center.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Ohio

About Portage County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Portage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Atwater Center. 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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atwater Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (234) is an overlay for area code (330).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atwater Center) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atwater Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0237, Longitude: -81.1479       In this case, the coordinates for Atwater Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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