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Welcome to Mantua ...

The village of Mantua is located in Portage County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mantua has a population of 1,039 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Mantua is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Mantua: (330) and (234)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mantua had an population of 1,039 people. This is a decrease of 0.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mantua had a population of 1,043 people. This makes Mantua the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,043 people, the population of Mantua has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,046 people).

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

Communities Also Named Mantua ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Mantua: This one is located in Portage County and the other is located in Guernsey County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 12 communities that are also named Mantua - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, Maryland, New Jersey, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Mantua ...

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

  • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuyahoga Falls
    • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Mantua
    • 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.<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 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Mantua
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,714 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>
  • Kent [Portage County]
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    • Kent [Portage County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Mantua
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,319 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<7>
  • Solon [Cuyahoga County]
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    • Solon [Cuyahoga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Mantua
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,660 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Solon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Solon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Solon<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hudson [Summit County]
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      • Hudson [Summit County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Mantua
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,179 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<7>
    • Maple Heights [Cuyahoga County]
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      • Maple Heights [Cuyahoga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Mantua
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,863 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maple Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maple Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maple Heights<7>
    • Twinsburg [Summit County]
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      • Twinsburg [Summit County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Mantua
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,913 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twinsburg<7>
    • Tallmadge [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallmadge
      • Tallmadge [Summit County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Mantua
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,539 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallmadge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallmadge<7>
    • Streetsboro [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streetsboro
      • Streetsboro [Portage County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Mantua
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,699 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Streetsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Streetsboro<7>
    • Aurora [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
      • Aurora [Portage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Mantua
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,472 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<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 Mantua. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mantua.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mantua. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Mantua.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mantua ...

Looking for more information about Mantua? 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 Mantua, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mantua.

Adding Mantua to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mantua 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 Mantua was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ohio

About Portage County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mantua. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mantua.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mantua - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mantua) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mantua. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MantuaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mantua. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2819, Longitude: -81.2224       In this case, the coordinates for Mantua 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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