Northfield Center Township, Summit County, Ohio

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Northfield Center Township, Summit County, Ohio
Township
Northfield Center Township's location within Summit County
Northfield Center Township's location within Summit County
Coordinates: 41°17′45″N 81°31′46″W / 41.29583°N 81.52944°W / 41.29583; -81.52944Coordinates: 41°17′45″N 81°31′46″W / 41.29583°N 81.52944°W / 41.29583; -81.52944
Country United States
State Ohio
County Summit
Area
 • Total 5.3 sq mi (13.8 km2)
 • Land 5.3 sq mi (13.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 971 ft (296 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,931
 • Density 924.9/sq mi (357.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44067
Area code(s) 330
FIPS code 39-56490[2]
GNIS feature ID 1087011[1]

Northfield Center Township is one of the nine townships of Summit County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 4,931 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the northern part of the county, it borders the following townships and municipalities:

Several municipalities are located in what was originally part of Northfield Center Township:

  • A small part of the village of Boston Heights, in the southeast
  • The village of Northfield, in the north
  • Much of the city of Macedonia, in the east

Name and history[edit]

It is the only Northfield Center Township statewide.[4]

Government[edit]

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer,[5] who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

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