STATE OF OHIO
Nickname: The Buckeye State
Population: 11,689,100 (2019)
Richfield Coliseum (NOW CLOSED)
2923 W. Streetsboro Rd., Richfield, OHIO (map)
“The Heart Attack”
When asking Tor to translate Jerry’s half-asleep note, all he comes up with is “Cleveland 117, San Antonio 109.” The Cleveland Cavaliers played here during the 1990-91 NBA season.
Cleveland, OHIO (map)
Mr. Steinbrenner tells George how he used to hitchhike to work when he was a young man in Cleveland, once riding in the back of a bakery truck…”I couldn’t look at a donut for the next two years.”
Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
5300 Riverside Dr., Cleveland, OHIO (map)
“The Diplomat’s Club”
Cleveland is one of the airports shown on the flight board during Kramer and Earl’s “competition.”
Ohio State Route 135, OHIO (map)
“The Bottle Deposit”
Tony begins going south on the 135, forcing Kramer and Newman away from Saginaw to continue following him. Route 135 runs only 2.8 miles from Lynchburg to Allensburg, Ohio, eventually leading to Interstate 75, running south into Kentucky.
Dayton Civic Center (NOT REAL)
Dayton, OHIO (map)
Likely meant to be Dayton Convention Center, 22 E. Fifth St. Katie finds Jerry a gig here:
KATIE: “That’s Ohio, Jerry!”
JERRY: “I’ve heard of Ohio, Katie.”
1655 S. Main St., Akron, OHIO (map)
Reilly takes a job at Firestone, prompting George to fly to Akron just to zing him with the Jerk Store line, after proposing a Snow-Tire Day at Yankee Stadium as an excuse to fly to Firestone.