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Welcome to Moran ...

Moran is located in Portage County<1>.

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

Moran is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Moran: (330) and (234)<4>

Communities Also Named Moran ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Moran - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Moran ...

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

  • Akron [Summit County]
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    • Akron [Summit County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Moran
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 195,994 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<6>
  • Parma [Cuyahoga County]
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    • Parma [Cuyahoga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Moran
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,558 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parma<6>
  • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County]
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    • Cuyahoga Falls [Summit County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Moran
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuyahoga Falls<6>
  • Cleveland Heights [Cuyahoga County]
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    • Cleveland Heights [Cuyahoga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Moran
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,569 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland Heights<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stow [Summit County]
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      • Stow [Summit County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Moran
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stow<6>
    • North Royalton [Cuyahoga County]
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      • North Royalton [Cuyahoga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Moran
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Royalton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Royalton<6>
    • Kent [Portage County]
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      • Kent [Portage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Moran
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,319 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kent<6>
    • Garfield Heights [Cuyahoga County]
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      • Garfield Heights [Cuyahoga County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Moran
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,272 people
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    • Shaker Heights [Cuyahoga County]
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      • Shaker Heights [Cuyahoga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Moran
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,754 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shaker Heights<6>
    • Barberton [Summit County]
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      • Barberton [Summit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Moran
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,815 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barberton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barberton<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moran ...

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

Adding Moran to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Moran 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 Moran was on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

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About Portage County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Moran. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Moran - 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 '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- Moran) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moran. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2639, Longitude: -81.3884       In this case, the coordinates for Moran have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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