Facts About FirstMerit

Find out who we are, where we started, and what we can do for you.

We believe it’s important for you to know your bank, just as we get to know you and your goals. It’s how long-lasting relationships begin. 

Company Overview

FirstMerit Bank has played a vital role in improving the lives of our customers and strengthening our communities for more than 165 years. Our team works hard every day to ensure that our record of service and banking excellence will continue long into the future. 

FirstMerit Facts

  • FirstMerit Corporation is a $24.1 billion diversified financial services company headquartered in Akron, Ohio. FirstMerit is the 28th largest bank in the nation by assets (as of 9/30/13) 
  • The principal subsidiary is FirstMerit Bank, N.A., with 412 banking offices and 440 ATM locations in Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois and Pennsylvania
  • Our oldest branch, located in Medina, Ohio, has been in business since 1845