Stow is a suburban community within the Akron metropolitan area. Stow is home to a diverse mix of companies producing a variety of products ranging from adhesives, rubber, plastics, state-of-the-art acoustics systems, and machining.
Stow has several community parks including Adell Durbin Park, Meadowbrook Lake Park, Silver Springs Campground, and Oregon Trail Park. Stow also owns Fox Den Golf Course. Stow Parks and Recreation allows children and teenagers to participate in sports such as baseball and basketball. The tennis courts at Stow’s parks are free to the public. Stow is also home to the Roses Run Country Club, which overlooks a section of the Cuyahoga River.
Stow-Munroe Falls City School District is an above average, public school district located in Stow, Ohio. It has 5,280 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 67% of students are at least proficient in math and 72% in reading.