Fairlawn is a city in Summit County, Ohio, United States. A suburb of Akron, its population was 7,307 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Akron Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Fairlawn is located at 41°7′46″N 81°37′5″W / 41.12944°N 81.61806°W / 41.12944; -81.61806 (41.129555, -81.618103).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.4 square miles (11.5 km²), of which, 4.4 square miles (11.5 km²) of it is land and 0.23% is water.