Jerusalem, Ohio

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Jerusalem, Ohio
Village
Location of Jerusalem, Ohio
Location of Jerusalem, Ohio
Coordinates: 39°51′8″N 81°5′43″W / 39.85222°N 81.09528°W / 39.85222; -81.09528Coordinates: 39°51′8″N 81°5′43″W / 39.85222°N 81.09528°W / 39.85222; -81.09528
Country United States
State Ohio
County Monroe
Area[1]
 • Total 0.24 sq mi (0.62 km2)
 • Land 0.24 sq mi (0.62 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,263 ft (385 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 161
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 161
 • Density 670.8/sq mi (259.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43747
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-39130[5]
GNIS feature ID 1076143[2]

Jerusalem is a village in Monroe County, Ohio, United States. The population was 161 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Jerusalem is located at 39°51′8″N 81°5′43″W / 39.85222°N 81.09528°W / 39.85222; -81.09528 (39.852261, -81.095146).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 161 people, 70 households, and 46 families residing in the village. The population density was 670.8 inhabitants per square mile (259.0 /km2). There were 76 housing units at an average density of 316.7 per square mile (122.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.2% of the population.

There were 70 households of which 25.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% were married couples living together, 22.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.3% were non-families. 28.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.30 and the average family size was 2.63.

The median age in the village was 43.8 years. 21.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22.9% were from 25 to 44; 23% were from 45 to 64; and 23% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 51.6% male and 48.4% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 152 people, 69 households, and 48 families residing in the village. The population density was 605.6 people per square mile (234.8/km²). There were 74 housing units at an average density of 294.8 per square mile (114.3/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 69 households out of which 23.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.1% were married couples living together, 13.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.4% were non-families. 27.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.20 and the average family size was 2.67.

In the village the population was spread out with 17.8% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 28.9% from 25 to 44, 27.0% from 45 to 64, and 21.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 87.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $28,000, and the median income for a family was $33,611. Males had a median income of $22,917 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the village was $12,873. About 9.6% of families and 13.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 25.6% of those under the age of eighteen and 5.1% of those sixty five or over.

Education[edit]

Jerusalem is served by the Monroe County District Library from its administrative offices in Woodsfield, Ohio.

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