Hamden, Ohio

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This article is about the southeastern Ohio village. For the township in Geauga County in northeastern Ohio, see Hambden Township, Geauga County, Ohio.
Hamden, Ohio
Village
Location of Hamden, Ohio
Location of Hamden, Ohio
Detailed map of Hamden
Detailed map of Hamden
Coordinates: 39°9′39″N 82°31′28″W / 39.16083°N 82.52444°W / 39.16083; -82.52444Coordinates: 39°9′39″N 82°31′28″W / 39.16083°N 82.52444°W / 39.16083; -82.52444
Country United States
State Ohio
County Vinton
Area[1]
 • Total 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2)
 • Land 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 722 ft (220 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 879
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 867
 • Density 1,542.1/sq mi (595.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 45634
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-32956[5]
GNIS feature ID 1064781[2]

Hamden is a village in Vinton County, Ohio, United States. The population was 879 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Hamden was laid out in 1820.[6] It was incorporated as a village in 1876.[7]

Geography[edit]

Hamden is located at 39°9′39″N 82°31′28″W / 39.16083°N 82.52444°W / 39.16083; -82.52444 (39.160887, -82.524429).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.57 square miles (1.48 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

At 2010 the census,[3] there were 879 people, 338 households and 230 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,542.1 inhabitants per square mile (595.4 /km2). There were 367 housing units at an average density of 643.9 per square mile (248.6 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.3% White, 0.5% African American, 0.1% Native American, and 0.1% Asian. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 338 households of which 33.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.8% were married couples living together, 14.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.0% were non-families. 27.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.5% 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 3.12.

The median age in the village was 35.5 years. 26.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.7% were from 25 to 44; 23.4% were from 45 to 64; and 14.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.1% male and 50.9% female.

2000 census[edit]

At the 2000 census,[5] there were 871 people, 344 households and 255 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,528.0 per square mile (590.0/km²). There were 375 housing units at an average density of 657.9 per square mile (254.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.13% White, 1.49% Native American, 0.34% from other races, and 1.03% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.80% of the population.

There were 344 households of which 29.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.8% were married couples living together, 11.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.6% were non-families. 22.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.92.

24.5% of the population were under the age of 18, 9.1% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 23.8% from 45 to 64, and 16.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 91.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.3 males.

The median household income was $27,625 and the median family income was $32,083. Males had a median income of $30,250 compared with $18,929 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,242. About 13.5% of families and 18.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 27.1% of those under age 18 and 12.4% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 6, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 6, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 17, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  6. ^ History of Hocking Valley, Ohio. Inter-State Publishing Co. 1883. p. 1353. 
  7. ^ Vinton County, Ohio History and Families. Turner Publishing Company. 1996. p. 8. 
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. February 12, 2011. Retrieved April 23, 2011.