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Welcome to Barberton ...

The city of Barberton is located in Summit County<1>.

The pronunciation of Barberton: BAHR-bur-tuhn<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Barberton has a population of 25,950 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Barberton.

Barberton is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Barberton: 44203<6>

Websites for Barberton ...

Official Website: www.cityofbarberton.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Barberton had an population of 25,950 people. This is a decrease of 2.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.99% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Barberton had a population of 26,550 people. This makes Barberton the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Barberton represents 0.23% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 54th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 26,550 people, the population of Barberton decreased 4.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 27,899 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Barberton.

Communities Also Named Barberton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Barberton - it's located in Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Barberton.

Communities near Barberton ...

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

  • Canton [Stark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
    • Canton [Stark County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Barberton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,963 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<8>
  • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuyahoga Falls
    • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Barberton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,005 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuyahoga Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuyahoga Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuyahoga Falls<8>
  • Brunswick [Medina County]
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    • Brunswick [Medina County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northwest of Barberton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brunswick have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick<8>
  • Stow [Summit County]
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    • Stow [Summit County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northeast of Barberton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,714 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stow have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stow<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Massillon [Stark County]
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      • Massillon [Stark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the south of Barberton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Massillon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Massillon<8>
    • Kent [Portage County]
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      • Kent [Portage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Barberton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,319 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<8>
    • Medina [Medina County]
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      • Medina [Medina County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Barberton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,968 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medina have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medina<8>
    • Green [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green
      • Green [Summit County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southeast of Barberton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,678 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Green<8>
    • Wadsworth [Medina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wadsworth
      • Wadsworth [Medina County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the west of Barberton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,374 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wadsworth have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadsworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadsworth<8>
    • Hudson [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudson
      • Hudson [Summit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northeast of Barberton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,179 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<9> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<8>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Barberton. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Barberton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barberton ...

Looking for more information about Barberton? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Barberton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Barberton.

Adding Barberton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Barberton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Barberton on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

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About Summit County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Barberton: www.cityofbarberton.com/

The official website for Summit County: www.co.summit.oh.us/

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 Summit, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Barberton. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Barberton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Barberton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (234) is an overlay for area code (330).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Barberton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Barberton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Barberton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Barberton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BarbertonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barberton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0292, Longitude: -81.5885    
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<9>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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