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Ohio Library Facts

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Library Score

Ohio has many libraries!

Libraries

714
62 per 1,000,000 people

State Size

Ohio is a very big state!

State Population

11,510,467

Library Programs Score

Popularity Score

People love visiting libraries!

Avid Reader Score

Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor

Librarian Score

Lots of librarians in Ohio!

Computers Available

13,413

Bookmobiles

56
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Books, Music, & Movies
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Books, CDs, and Videos Available

Number of Items
Source: Library Scout
Programs
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Library Programs Score

Library Programs

395
per library on average
Compared to 284 nationally

Children's Programs Score

Children's' Programs

251
per library on average
Compared to 160 nationally

Young Adult Programs Score

Young Adult Programs

40
per library on average
Compared to 28 nationally
Visitors
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Popularity Score

People love visiting libraries!

Library Visits per Visitors

9
per year
Compared to an average of 8 nationally

Avid Reader Score

Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor

Library Checkouts per Visitor

21
per year
Compared to an average of 13 nationally

Bookworm Score

Bookworms

76%
of the state have a library card compared to 53% nationally
Librarians
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Librarian Score

Lots of librarians in Ohio!

Librarians

9,092

Average Librarian Salary

$38,543
Funds
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Funding Score

Ohio libraries are well funded!

Libary Funding per Person

$70
Compared with an average of $39 per person nationally
Top Ranked Libraries
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#1 Worthington Public Library
#1 Nationally
820 High Street
Worthington, Ohio 43085

#2 Cleveland Public Library
#2 Nationally
325 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44114

#2 Cleveland Heights-University Heights Pl
#2 Nationally
2345 Lee Road
Cleveland Hts., Ohio 44118

#2 Grandview Heights Public Library
#2 Nationally
1685 W. First Avenue
Grandview Hts., Ohio 43212

#2 Hudson Library and Historical Society
#2 Nationally
96 Library Street
Hudson, Ohio 44236

#2 Upper Arlington Public Library
#2 Nationally
2800 Tremont Road
Upper Arlington, Ohio 43221

#7 Rocky River Public Library
#10 Nationally
1600 Hampton Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116

#7 Shaker Heights Public Library
#10 Nationally
16500 Van Aken Boulevard
Shaker Heights, Ohio 44120

#7 Twinsburg Public Library
#10 Nationally
10050 Ravenna Road
Twinsburg, Ohio 44087

#10 Bexley Public Library
#19 Nationally
2411 E. Main Street
Bexley, Ohio 43209

#11 Washington-Centerville Public Library
#27 Nationally
111 W. Spring Valley Road
Centerville, Ohio 45458

#11 Porter Public Library
#27 Nationally
27333 Center Ridge Road
Westlake, Ohio 44145

#13 Geauga County Public Library
#36 Nationally
12701 Ravenwood Drive
Chardon, Ohio 44024

#13 Cuyahoga County Public Library
#36 Nationally
2111 Snow Road
Parma, Ohio 44134

#13 Wright Memorial Public Library
#36 Nationally
1776 Far Hills Avenue
Oakwood, Ohio 45419

#16 Euclid Public Library
#70 Nationally
631 E. 222nd Street
Euclid, Ohio 44123

#16 Lakewood Public Library
#70 Nationally
15425 Detroit Avenue
Lakewood, Ohio 44107

#16 Way Public Library
#70 Nationally
101 E. Indiana Avenue
Perrysburg, Ohio 43551

#19 Avon Lake Public Library
#79 Nationally
32649 Electric Boulevard
Avon Lake, Ohio 44012

#20 Columbus Metropolitan Library
#87 Nationally
96 S. Grant Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43215

#21 Mansfield-Richland County Public Library
#96 Nationally
43 W. Third Street
Mansfield, Ohio 44902

#21 Westerville Public Library
#96 Nationally
126 S. State Street
Westerville, Ohio 43081

#23 Orrville Public Library
#122 Nationally
230 North Main Street
Orrville, Ohio 44667

#24 Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Pl Of
#130 Nationally
800 Vine Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

#24 Ella M. Everhard Public Library
#130 Nationally
132 Broad Street
Wadsworth, Ohio 44281

#26 Mentor Public Library
#156 Nationally
8215 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, Ohio 44060

#26 Wickliffe Public Library
#156 Nationally
1713 Lincoln Road
Wickliffe, Ohio 44092

#28 Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library
#173 Nationally
263 E. 305 Street
Willowick, Ohio 44095

#29 Akron-Summit Cnty Public Library
#182 Nationally
60 S. High Street
Akron, Ohio 44326

#29 Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library
#182 Nationally
3512 Darrow Road
Stow, Ohio 44224

#29 Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
#182 Nationally
325 Michigan Street
Toledo, Ohio 43604

#32 Massillon Public Library
#191 Nationally
208 Lincoln Way E.
Massillon, Ohio 44646

#32 Greene County Public Library
#191 Nationally
76 E. Market
Xenia, Ohio 45385

#34 North Canton Public Library
#199 Nationally
185 North Main Street
North Canton, Ohio 44720

#35 Columbiana Public Library
#216 Nationally
332 North Middle Street
Columbiana, Ohio 44408

#36 Ida Rupp Public Library
#225 Nationally
310 Madison Street
Port Clinton, Ohio 43452

#36 Ritter Public Library
#225 Nationally
5680 Liberty Avenue
Vermilion, Ohio 44089

#38 Reed Memorial Library
#251 Nationally
167 E. Main Street
Ravenna, Ohio 44266

#39 Madison Public Library
#277 Nationally
6111 Middle Ridge Road
Madison, Ohio 44057

#40 Medina County District Library
#285 Nationally
210 S. Broadway
Medina, Ohio 44256

#41 Dayton Metro Library
#294 Nationally
215 E. Third Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402

#42 Youngstown and Mahoning County, Pl Of
#302 Nationally
305 Wick Avenue
Youngstown, Ohio 44503

#43 Stark County District Library
#320 Nationally
715 Market Avenue North
Canton, Ohio 44702

#44 Perry Public Library
#328 Nationally
3753 Main Street
Perry, Ohio 44081

#45 Burton Public Library
#354 Nationally
14588 W. Park Street
Burton, Ohio 44021

#45 Elyria Public Library
#354 Nationally
320 Washington Avenue
Elyria, Ohio 44035

#47 Kent Free Library
#363 Nationally
312 W. Main Street
Kent, Ohio 44240

#47 Lorain Public Library
#363 Nationally
351 W. Sixth Street
Lorain, Ohio 44052

#49 Sandusky Library
#380 Nationally
114 W. Adams Street
Sandusky, Ohio 44870

#50 Wagnalls Memorial Library
#397 Nationally
150 E. Columbus Street
Lithopolis, Ohio 43136