Olmsted Township is a township, located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. Situated in the southwest end of the county, Olmsted Twp is a west side suburbs of Cleveland, and a part of the even larger area known as Greater Cleveland. As of the 2010 Census, Olmsted had a population of 13,513. It is one of only two civil townships remaining in Cuyahoga County, and the only Olmsted Township statewide.
Cleveland's public square (Gateway District) is about 16 miles northeast and accessible by RTA rapid rail transit, RTA bus transit or by driving via interstate highways 480, 71, or the Jennings Freeway. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is northeast, just outside of the township, as is the International Exposition Center (IX Center) which houses exhibits year round. Olmsted Township is within easy driving range of major shopping centers (Great Northern Mall, South Park Mall, Crocker Park), University Circle, Severance Hall, The Cleveland Clinic, Progressive Field, Quicken Loan Arena and the Lake Erie shores.