Hartville, Ohio

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Hartville, Ohio
Village
Location of Hartville, Ohio
Location of Hartville, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°57′44″N 81°20′23″W / 40.96222°N 81.33972°W / 40.96222; -81.33972Coordinates: 40°57′44″N 81°20′23″W / 40.96222°N 81.33972°W / 40.96222; -81.33972
Country United States
State Ohio
County Stark
Area[1]
 • Total 2.58 sq mi (6.68 km2)
 • Land 2.58 sq mi (6.68 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,168 ft (356 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 2,944
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 2,943
 • Density 1,141.1/sq mi (440.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44632
Area code(s) 330
FIPS code 39-34328[5]
GNIS feature ID 1064808[2]

Hartville is a village in Stark County, Ohio, United States. The population was 2,944 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Hartville lies halfway between Akron and Canton, at the intersection of two main roads, State Routes 43 and 619.

Geography[edit]

Hartville is located at 40°57′44″N 81°20′23″W / 40.96222°N 81.33972°W / 40.96222; -81.33972 (40.962207, -81.339822).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.58 square miles (6.68 km2), all land.[1]

History and business development[edit]

A hotel and livery stable advertisement by Oscar N. Swartz in 1915 also offers "auto service."

1915 ad for Oscar N. Swartz - Hotel, Livery and Auto Service

Kegg Pipe Organ Builders have been located in the town since 1985.

While Hartville is geographically quite small, it has seen a major increase in commercial development in recent years, and is the largest commercial center in the northeast part of Stark County. Much of the commercial and tourism buzz has been due to local establishments such as The Hartville Kitchen, Hartville Market Place, and Hartville Hardware all becoming better known throughout surrounding areas.

Notable people[edit]

Andrew Wellington Cordier, a United Nations official and President of Columbia University, went to high school in Hartville.

Aaron Brumbaugh, sixth president of Shimer College, was born in Hartville.

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 2,944 people, 1,154 households, and 806 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,141.1 inhabitants per square mile (440.6/km2). There were 1,276 housing units at an average density of 494.6 per square mile (191.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 96.1% White, 0.8% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.0% of the population.

There were 1,154 households of which 36.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.4% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.2% were non-families. 26.5% 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 2.52 and the average family size was 3.06.

The median age in the village was 38 years. 26.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24% were from 25 to 44; 25.6% were from 45 to 64; and 14.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.2% male and 52.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 2,174 people, 863 households, and 579 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,186.2 people per square mile (458.7/km²). There were 902 housing units at an average density of 492.2 per square mile (190.3/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.39% White, 0.28% African American, 0.18% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.28% from other races, and 0.64% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.83% of the population.

There were 863 households out of which 33.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.1% were married couples living together, 12.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.9% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 3.09.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.9% under the age of 18, 10.1% from 18 to 24, 32.4% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 11.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 95.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $41,012, and the median income for a family was $47,411. Males had a median income of $34,821 versus $22,679 for females. The per capita income for the village was $19,362. About 6.2% of families and 9.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.7% of those under age 18 and 4.9% of those age 65 or over.

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