Portage County was known for its strategic location, it still is. An
excellent transportation system provides quick access to the
amenities of the region, the nation and the world.
Hopkins International Airport, Akron/Canton Regional Airport and the
Youngstown/Warren Regional Airport, conveniently located within a
one hour drive of Portage County, offer daily direct and connecting
flights to U. S. and international destinations. Private aircraft
have use of the Portage County and Kent State University Airports.
and Lake Erie Railway provides freight rail connections to the
nations rail system.
Low cost water transportation, via Lake Erie and the St. Lawrence
Seaway is also within a one hour drive of Portage County.