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Bethlehem is a township in Stark County, in the Canton-Massillon metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Ohio named Bethlehem. For links to other places called Bethlehem, OH, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Bethlehem is 40.712N. The longitude is -81.497W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,020 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 5,650.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Bethlehem demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Stark County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 44706 ZIP code.
35% of Bethlehem residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bethlehem ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bethlehem was $17,258, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Bethlehem residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Bethlehem, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $336. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $864.
Stark County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bethlehem political report.
The average commute time for Bethlehem workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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