City History

In 1662, King Charles granted a charter to the State of Connecticut allowing the State to acquire three million acres of land. In order to raise funds for its schools, the State of Connecticut sold the land to the Connecticut Land Company in 1795. Nehemiah Hubbard purchased the Hubbard Township property, and made his first sale to a Connecticut surveyor, Samuel Tylee.

In 1801, Tylee, his wife Anna, and his mother-in-law became the first permanent settlers in the Township. Over the following decades, the Township experienced limited growth, but displayed great potential for supporting a community. The country-crossroads nature of Hubbard Township remained until 1861 when coal mines began developing in the area. Continuing through the late 1800’s, European

immigrants moved to the Township, quickly causing the Township to become a village. In 1868, population growth qualified the Village of Hubbard to become a statutorily incorporated municipality.

During the City’s early years, the manufacture of iron contributed to the community’s prosperity. Hubbard also was home to two foundries, a planning mill, two brickyards, a furniture manufacturing company, two breweries, and a bowling alley. Since the establishment of early businesses in Hubbard, the community has continued to grow and evolve not only as a place of residence for 3,300 households, but also as a center of employment for many local businesses and industries.

The City of Hubbard is now called home by nearly 10,000 residents—many of whom are descendants of those early settlers. Although the streetcar line, coal mines, steel mill, and iron works have all faded into a distant memory, their impact on the community has left an everlasting impression.

News & Alerts!
TCAP SUMMER CRISIS PROGRAM The Trumbull Community Action Program, 1230 Palmyra Rd. SW, will be operating Summer Crisis Program from July 1, 2022 through September 30, 2022. Appointments can...Read More
TCAP LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLD WATER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 1230 Palmyra Rd. SW • Warren, OH 44485 Trumbull Community Action Program (TCAP) is assisting households under the Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program....Read More
UPDATE 7/25/2022 Public notice is hereby given by the Civil Service Commission of Hubbard, Ohio – the examination for the position of Utility Lineman Trainee has been CANCELED.  ...Read More
Utility Scam Notification There has been recent notification of a telephone scam regarding utilities. The caller uses a “330” prefix with a randomly generated Hubbard “534” number to give...Read More
  UPDATE – AS OF NOON THE BREAK HAS BEEN FIXED – YOU CAN RESUME NORMAL WATER USAGE AND CONSUMPTION.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION!!   URGENT ALERT –...Read More
  The City of Hubbard seeks to fill a Lineman C position in its Electric Dept.  This position has the potential to advance to Journeyman Lineman A through the...Read More
The City of Hubbard has announced that the city’s annual branch/brush pickup will begin on Monday, June 13, 2022, and run for approximately 1 week weather permitting. All residents...Read More
The City of Hubbard is now accepting applications for summer help, $12/hr.  Interested persons must be 18 years old and have a valid driver’s license.  Applications can picked up...Read More
  The City of Hubbard street sweeping has begun (weather permitting). We are asking that street parking be avoided during this process.  Your patience and cooperation is greatly appreciated.
Public notice is hereby given by the Civil Service Commission of Hubbard, OH of a competitive examination for the position of Full-Time Police Officer. Applications must be made on...Read More
The City of Hubbard has an immediate position available for Service Superintendent. POSITION:  Superintendent of Utility Departments responsible for Electric, Water/Sewer, Street and Utility Billing Office. STATUS:  Full Time...Read More
  The City of Hubbard street sweeping has begun (weather permitting). We are asking that street parking be avoided during this process.  Your patience and cooperation is greatly appreciated.
Alzheimer Support is a free service that assists Hubbard families who have loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. This is a free search tool and database of Alzheimer’s...Read More
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City of Hubbard
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220 West LIberty Street
Hubbard, OH 44425
P 330.534.3090
F 330.534.8441

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