Portage County, Ohio

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Portage County, Ohio
Portage County courthouse.jpg
Portage County Courthouse
Seal of Portage County, Ohio
Seal
Location within Ohio
Location within Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location within the U.S.
FoundedJune 7, 1808
Named forthe portage between the Cuyahoga and Tuscarawas Rivers
SeatRavenna
Largest cityKent
Area
 • Total504 sq mi (1,305 km2)
 • Land487 sq mi (1,261 km2)
 • Water17 sq mi (44 km2), 3.3%
Population
 • (2010)161,419
 • Density331/sq mi (128/km2)
Congressional districts13th, 14th, 16th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
Websitewww.co.portage.oh.us

Portage County is a county in the U.S. state of Ohio. In 2010, 161,419 people lived there. The county seat is Ravenna.