Brunswick, Ohio

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Brunswick, Ohio
City
Motto: " Working Together To Create A Community Of Excellence "
Location of Brunswick, Ohio
Location of Brunswick, Ohio
Coordinates: 41°14′39″N 81°49′42″W / 41.24417°N 81.82833°W / 41.24417; -81.82833Coordinates: 41°14′39″N 81°49′42″W / 41.24417°N 81.82833°W / 41.24417; -81.82833
Country United States
State Ohio
County Medina
Area[1]
 • Total 12.96 sq mi (33.57 km2)
 • Land 12.92 sq mi (33.46 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.10 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,171 ft (357 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 34,255
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 34,364
 • Density 2,651.3/sq mi (1,023.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44212
Area code(s) 234, 330
FIPS code 39-09680[5]
GNIS feature ID 1056733[2]
Website http://www.brunswick.oh.us/

Brunswick (/ˈbrʌnzwɨk/ or /ˈbrʌnswɨk/) is the largest city in Medina County, Ohio, United States. The population was 34,255 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Cleveland Metropolitan Area. On June 23, 2014 a tornado hit Brunswick, and the tornado was rated a high-end EF1 or EF2.

Geography[edit]

Brunswick is located at 41°14′39″N 81°49′42″W / 41.24417°N 81.82833°W / 41.24417; -81.82833 (41.244051, -81.828360).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.96 square miles (33.57 km2), of which, 12.92 square miles (33.46 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 11,725
1970 15,852 35.2%
1980 27,645 74.4%
1990 28,230 2.1%
2000 33,388 18.3%
2010 34,255 2.6%
Est. 2012 34,364 0.3%
Sources:[7][8][5][9]

According to a 2009 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $62,818, and the median income for a family was $72,057. Males had a median income of $53,160 versus $34,637 for females. The per capita income for the city was $26,603. About 4.9% of families and 6.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.5% of those under age 18 and 4.5% of those age 65 or over.

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 34,255 people, 12,967 households, and 9,565 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,651.3 inhabitants per square mile (1,023.7 /km2). There were 13,600 housing units at an average density of 1,052.6 per square mile (406.4 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 95.5% White, 1.2% African American, 0.1% Native American, 1.2% Asian, 0.6% from other races, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.3% of the population.

There were 12,967 households of which 36.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.3% were married couples living together, 10.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.2% were non-families. 21.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.07.

The median age in the city was 39.1 years. 25.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27% were from 25 to 44; 28.3% were from 45 to 64; and 11.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.1% male and 50.9% female.

Education[edit]

School name School mascot Grades
Brunswick High School Blue Devils 9th - 12th Grade
Edwards Middle School Blue Devils 6th - 8th Grade
Visintainer Middle School Blue Devils 6th - 8th Grade
Willetts Middle School Blue Devils 6th - 8th Grade
Applewood Elementary Explorers K - 5th Grade
Crestview Elementary Comets K - 5th Grade
Hickory Ridge Elementary Hound Dogs K - 5th Grade
Huntington Elementary Hawks K - 5th Grade
(Walter) Kidder Elementary Koala'ty Kids K - 5th Grade
Memorial Elementary Mustangs K - 5th Grade
(C.R.) Towslee Elementary Patriots K - 5th Grade
St. Ambrose School Scarlet Angels K - 8th Grade
St. Mark Lutheran School Lions K - 8th Grade

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  2. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  7. ^ "Number of Inhabitants: Ohio". 18th Census of the United States. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  8. ^ "Ohio: Population and Housing Unit Counts". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  9. ^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 25 November 2013.