Living & Working

Whether You Live To Work, Or Work To Live...

Located within 500 miles of 42 major cities, yet surrounded by over 40,000 acres of parkland, Greater Akron provides living and working environments to suit every lifestyle. The area is unique in its versatility, boasting a low cost of living, outstanding cultural access and ever-growing employment opportunities.

Follow these links to more information about living, working and growing in Greater Akron.

ABOUT GREATER AKRON
Where It All Started

Greater Akron is an area rich in history and highlights. Click on the links below to learn more about the area's background, what it has to offer and where it's going.

About Greater Akron

Regional Attractions

Akron Beacon Journal


RESIDENTIAL RELOCATION INFO
Making The Wise Move

Relocating to Greater Akron? We're here to help make your move to Greater Akron as smooth as possible. Click the link below on obtaining your Ohio drivers' license and vehicle registration, connecting your utilities, registering to vote, finding your post office and more!

Residential Relocation

Greater Akron Chamber Transportation Members


FINDING A JOB
Opportunities Abound

Greater Akron offers a wide range of job opportunities, including positions in polymer engineering, biomedical, information technology and more.

Find a Job


MORE COMMUNITY INFO
Education

There are 32 colleges and universities within a 50-mile radius of Greater Akron, and strong public school systems as well. Learn more here.

Education

Community Info

Find important information about Greater Akron communities, local government, and more.

City & County Info

Young Professionals

Several organizations in the Greater Akron area give young professionals the chance to network and build careers.

More Info
Greater Akron Chamber's Young Professional Network