Welcome to the Stark County, Ohio website. We hope you find this website easy to use and you find the county information useful. From this website you can contact all Stark County elected officials, locate and contact all Stark County departments and agencies, find information about applying for permits and licenses, and review statistics on cities, schools, demographics and more!
Stark County has bustling cities, quaint Midwestern towns, rolling farmland and suburban neighborhoods within driving distance of one another. Located in northeast Ohio, Stark County is home to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the National First Ladies' Library, William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum, Historic Canton Palace Theatre, Canton Classic Car Museum and MAPS Air Museum.
Stark County is also lucky to have five colleges and universities within its borders: Kent State University- Stark Campus, Malone University, University of Mount Union, Stark State College, and Walsh University.
Stark County is the perfect place to visit or relocate to with its low cost of living, great shopping opportunities, Amish country, beautiful parks and golf courses. It is conveniently located near Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Columbus and Mansfield.
If you're a resident of Stark County, use this site as a starting point to locate information on county job postings, information for potential jurors, dog licensing, tax estimators and much, much more. Also, you can use this site as a way to reacquaint yourself with all Stark County has to offer.
County seat: Canton
Population: 375,087 (2011)
Area: 581 sq. miles (1,505 km²)