Hiram Township was established in 1817 in the Northwest corner of Portage County, Ohio as a 25 square mile tract of land. It is bordered by the townships of Troy, Nelson, Mantua, Freedom and the village of Garrettsville. Over the years some of the original 25 square miles was used for the establishment of Garrettsville Village and 1 square mile for Hiram Village which sits directly in the middle of the township. Hiram Township is served by the Crestwood and Garfield school systems, 3 different telephone exchanges and the Post Offices of Hiram, Garrettsville and Mantua.
The Hiram Township Complex is located at 6352 State Route 82 Hiram, OH 44234.
December 2023 Trustees Meeting Moved
The December Meeting of the Hiram Township Trustees has been moved to Tuesday December 26th, 2023 at 7:00pm. It will still be held at the Township Facility located at 6532 SR 82, Hiram, OH 44234.Kimble Rates Increase on 1/1/2024
Per the contract that Kimble has with the Township, there will be a pricing increase on trash and recycling pickup effective 1/1/2024. The amount of the increase will be 5.8%Public Access to the Cuyahoga River
If you are interested in accessing the Cuyahoga River that flows through the Township, a number of public access locations exist. Please use these instead of private property. For more information on the locations of these public access area, check out https://cuyahogariverwatertrail.org/