Carlisle, Ohio

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Carlisle, Ohio
Village
Aerial view of Carlisle
Aerial view of Carlisle
Location of Carlisle, Ohio
Location of Carlisle, Ohio
Location within Montgomery County, Ohio
Location within Montgomery County, Ohio
Coordinates: 39°34′47″N 84°19′9″W / 39.57972°N 84.31917°W / 39.57972; -84.31917Coordinates: 39°34′47″N 84°19′9″W / 39.57972°N 84.31917°W / 39.57972; -84.31917
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Warren, Montgomery
Government
 • Mayor Randy Winkler
Area[1]
 • Total 3.73 sq mi (9.66 km2)
 • Land 3.53 sq mi (9.14 km2)
 • Water 0.20 sq mi (0.52 km2)
Elevation[2] 699 ft (213 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 4,915
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 5,031
 • Density 1,392.4/sq mi (537.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 45005
Area code(s) 937
FIPS code 39-12168[5]
GNIS feature ID 1056767[2]
Website http://www.carlisleoh.org/

Carlisle /ˈkɑrll/[6] is a village located in the southwestern part of the U.S. state of Ohio in northwestern Warren and southern Montgomery counties. As of the 2010 census, the village's population was 4,915, down from 5,121 in the 2000 census. This population loss caused Carlisle to once again become a village. (Carlisle had become a city after the 2000 census, as its population had increased from 4,872 in 1990.) The village is in Franklin Township, Warren County, Ohio and German Township, Montgomery County, Ohio.

The Warren County portion of Carlisle is part of the CincinnatiMiddletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Montgomery County portion is part of the Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Carlisle is named for "railroad man" George B. Carlisle, who in the mid-19th century "bought and platted a large section of the community".[7][8]

Carlisle is known for an area landmark: a "double UFO" house off Chamberlain Road, which resembles two silver-colored flying saucers connected by a metal duct. This is actually two Futuro houses combined into one residence.[9][10]

Geography[edit]

Carlisle is located at 39°34′47″N 84°19′9″W / 39.57972°N 84.31917°W / 39.57972; -84.31917 (39.579836, -84.319288).[11]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.73 square miles (9.66 km2), of which, 3.53 square miles (9.14 km2) is land and 0.20 square miles (0.52 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 4,915 people, 1,866 households, and 1,430 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,392.4 inhabitants per square mile (537.6 /km2). There were 2,066 housing units at an average density of 585.3 per square mile (226.0 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 98.3% White, 0.4% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.1% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.0% of the population.

There were 1,866 households of which 33.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.8% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.4% were non-families. 20.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 2.99.

The median age in the city was 40.5 years. 24.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25% were from 25 to 44; 28.3% were from 45 to 64; and 15.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.5% male and 51.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 5,121 people, 1,849 households, and 1,475 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,504.7 people per square mile (581.5/km²). There were 1,937 housing units at an average density of 569.2 per square mile (220.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.38% White, 0.23% African American, 0.18% Native American, 0.29% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 0.14% from other races, and 0.72% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.58% of the population.

There were 1,849 households out of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.9% were married couples living together, 8.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.2% were non-families. 16.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 31.1% from 25 to 44, 24.9% from 45 to 64, and 9.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 102.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $45,446, and the median income for a family was $50,599. Males had a median income of $36,544 versus $26,300 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,358. About 6.4% of families and 8.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.4% of those under age 18 and 8.4% of those age 65 or over.

Notable People[edit]

Brent "The Tent" Mays

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. ^ http://scrippsjschool.org/pronunciation/
  7. ^ "History of Carlisle". Village of Carlisle. Retrieved November 25, 2011. 
  8. ^ "The Library Lens: George B. Carlisle, c. 1870". Middletown (Ohio) Library. Retrieved November 25, 2011. 
  9. ^ "Futuro House - Home of the Future: The Futuro of Carlisle, Ohio". Retrieved November 25, 2011. 
  10. ^ "Carlisle, Ohio - Futuro - Mating Flying Saucer House". RoadsideAmerica.com. Retrieved November 25, 2011. 
  11. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Elva R. Adams. Warren County Revisited. [Lebanon, Ohio]: Warren County Historical Society, 1989.
  • The Centennial Atlas of Warren County, Ohio. Lebanon, Ohio: The Centennial Atlas Association, 1903.
  • Mabel Eldridge and Dudley Bryant. Franklin in the Great Miami Valley. Edited by Harriet E. Foley. Franklin, Ohio: Franklin Area Historical Society, 1982.
  • Harriet E. Foley, editor. Carlisle: The Jersey Settlement in Ohio, 1800-1990. 2nd ed. [Carlisle, Ohio?]: The Editor, 1990.
  • Josiah Morrow. The History of Warren County, Ohio. Chicago: W.H. Beers, 1883. (Reprinted several times)
  • Ohio Atlas & Gazetteer. 6th ed. Yarmouth, Maine: DeLorme, 2001. ISBN 0-89933-281-1
  • William E. Smith. History of Southwestern Ohio: The Miami Valleys. New York: Lewis Historical Publishing, 1964. 3 vols.
  • Warren County Engineer's Office. Official Highway Map 2003. Lebanon, Ohio: The Office, 2003.

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