Wadsworth... a place we call "home"
Situated in the peaceful Southeast corner of Medina County, Wadsworth’s quaint home town feel sets the tone for a wonderful place to call “home”. Selected by Money Magazine in 2008 as one of the “25 Best Places for Affordable Homes”, it offers a little something for everyone.
With three distinct business districts in town, you can always find what you’re looking for – from antiques and crafts to high-tech. With over 200 acres located in 17 parks throughout the city, the great outdoors isn’t so far away.
Wadsworth and Surroundings
Wadsworth’s size makes it the third largest city in Medina County and the surrounding townships just add to the small town flair and varied amenities. The Akron Canton Regional Airport (22 miles) and Cleveland Hopkins International (30 miles) both service the area for air travel. But, don’t forget the Wadsworth Municipal Airport as well as SkyPark for local and recreational aviation. With the Akron Aeros, Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Cavaliers so close, sports fun isn’t hard to find either.
The population is approximately 21,000 in Wadsworth and 170,000 in Medina County. The four-season climate lets you appreciate all seasons with an average annual temperature of 50 degrees. With an elevation of 1,168 feet, Wadsworth has a variety of landscapes from rolling hills to sprawling plains to our historic downtown complete with gazebo.
The quality of life in Wadsworth is outstanding, with low crime rates, plenty of employment opportunities, an incredible local school system, several universities nearby and a very diverse housing market for rental and purchase.