Harlem Springs, Ohio

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Location of Harlem Springs, Ohio
The Old School

Harlem Springs is an unincorporated community in central Lee Township, Carroll County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 44631.[1] It lies along State Route 43. The community is part of the CantonMassillon Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

The village was established by Isaac Wiggins on March 15, 1832 as "Harlem" on the site of natural springs[2]

Education[edit]

Students attend the Carrollton Exempted Village School District[3]

From 1858 to 1867 the Rural Seminary,[4] also known as Harlem Springs College inhabited the town. It later moved and became known as Scio College and eventually merged with Mount Union College.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  2. ^ Lane, Janice E. (2003). Carroll County: A Place to Call Home. Arcadia Publishing. p. 45. ISBN 0-7385-2422-0. 
  3. ^ PUC Ohio map of School Districts
  4. ^ Ohio History Central

Coordinates: 40°31′15″N 81°00′11″W / 40.52083°N 81.00306°W / 40.52083; -81.00306