Berea 1Berea is a city located in Cuyahoga County, in the U.S. state of Ohio. Home to a population of over 19,000 residents, Berea is a part of the Cleveland, Ohio Metropolitan Statistical area, one of the largest metropolitan areas in the state. Berea was first founded in 1836 and was the home of Baldwin University, which today is known as Baldwin-Wallace College. Berea was a major quarry city, so much so that the town symbol is a grindstone. Today, many former quarries have been filled in to form lakes, which are popular attractions in the Berea area.

Basic Facts About Berea

  • Current population: 19,000
  • Current mayor: Cyril M. Kleem
  • Total area: 5.83 sq mi
  • Official website:
  • Located in: Cuyahoga County
  • Founded in: 1836
  • Zip codes: 44017
  • Area codes: 440

Auto Transport Tips to and from Berea

Berea is located in the Cleveland metro area, as mentioned, which is great news if you’re looking to ship a vehicle into or out of the city. Auto transport carriers prefer to run routes into and out of major cities, preferably surrounded by major metropolitan areas. By keeping to the larger cities in the nation, they can easily keep their trucks full while still picking up and delivering vehicles, thus keeping their wallets full as well. This is good news for you since your prices will likely be close to the prices into or out of Cleveland proper and more carriers willing to run the route.

It also really helps that Berea sits along a major interstate highway, in this case I-80. While more carriers prefer to travel I-90, as it goes through Cleveland proper, the spur of I-80 that Berea sits along runs through the southern parts of the Cleveland metro area, which is good news since there are still going to be plenty of customers most times of the year. The weather may play a factor in your prices and services, at least during the fall and winter when the temperatures plummet and snow and ice can cause delays along many major routes.

If you’re interested in shipping a vehicle to or from Berea, take a minute to fill out our free online auto transport quote request form. It takes only a minute and, once it’s submitted, will net you multiple free quotes in your email inbox over the course of the hour. Once you have your quotes you can then compare those companies against one another to find the right shipper at the right price and providing the services that you are looking for. If you have questions about our services, or need some help getting your free quotes, don’t hesitate to give us a call any time at 800-930-7417 to speak to one of our live agents.

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