Shawnee, Hamilton County, Ohio

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Shawnee, Ohio
Census-designated place
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Coordinates: 39°7′29″N 84°47′25″W / 39.12472°N 84.79028°W / 39.12472; -84.79028Coordinates: 39°7′29″N 84°47′25″W / 39.12472°N 84.79028°W / 39.12472; -84.79028
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hamilton
Area
 • Total 6.9 sq mi (18.0 km2)
 • Land 6.4 sq mi (16.6 km2)
 • Water 0.5 sq mi (1.4 km2)
Elevation[1] 730 ft (220 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 724
 • Density 100/sq mi (40/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-71958[2]

Shawnee is a census-designated place (CDP) in Miami Township, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, 21 miles (34 km) west of downtown Cincinnati. The population of Shawnee was 724 at the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

Shawnee is located in the southwest corner of the state of Ohio, occupying the land between the Ohio and Great Miami rivers. To the south is Boone County, Kentucky, and to the west is Dearborn County, Indiana. To the north, across the Great Miami River, is Whitewater Township, and to the east are the villages of Cleves and North Bend. Much of the central heights of the CDP are taken up by Shawnee Lookout County Park. The area is also home to the Shawnee Lookout Archeological District.

Shawnee is located at 39°7′29″N 84°47′25″W / 39.12472°N 84.79028°W / 39.12472; -84.79028.[4] According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.9 square miles (18.0 km2), of which 6.4 square miles (16.6 km2) is land and 0.54 square miles (1.4 km2), or 7.63%, is water, consisting mainly of the Ohio and Great Miami rivers.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Shawnee CDP, Ohio". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved November 15, 2012. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.