St. Bernard, Ohio
|St. Bernard, Ohio|
Location of St. Bernard, Ohio
Detailed map of St. Bernard
|• Total||1.56 sq mi (4.04 km2)|
|• Land||1.55 sq mi (4.01 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)|
|Elevation||558 ft (170 m)|
|• Estimate (2012)||4,341|
|• Density||2,818.1/sq mi (1,088.1/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1045404|
St. Bernard was laid out in 1851 at the intersection of Main Street (now Vine Street, Cincinnati), the Miami and Erie Canal, and the Cincinnati, Hamilton and Dayton Railway. The town was originally built up chiefly by Germans.
St. Bernard was incorporated as a village in 1878.
The median income for a household in the city was $36,114 and the median income for a family was $45,366. Males had a median income of $35,095 versus $26,672 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,036. About 8.9% of families and 11.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.6% of those under age 18 and 11.8% of those age 65 or over.
As of the census of 2010, there were 4,368 people, 1,869 households, and 1,090 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,818.1 inhabitants per square mile (1,088.1 /km2). There were 2,128 housing units at an average density of 1,372.9 per square mile (530.1 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 80.0% White, 15.7% African American, 0.3% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 0.9% from other races, and 2.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.
There were 1,869 households of which 29.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.2% were married couples living together, 15.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.7% were non-families. 36.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 3.08.
The median age in the city was 38.2 years. 23.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 10% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.1% were from 25 to 44; 28.2% were from 45 to 64; and 13% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
Several statues of St. Bernard dogs are located in the town.
The city's largest restaurant is Chili Time, a local Cincinnati chili parlor like many neighborhood establishments in the Cincinnati area.
The city operates the "Dial-A-Ride bus program. The town is home to several clubs and organizations such as the Women's' Club, The R & L Club,The local Eagles Club, Kiwanis Club, and the oldest club in the area the Idle Hour Social Club, founded there in 1913. The Idle Hour Social Club prides itself as the oldest state chartered non profit organization in the State of Ohio.
St. Bernard has a joint public school district with the neighboring Village of Elmwood Place called the St. Bernard-Elmwood Place City Schools, allowing both neighborhoods to keep their school separate from Cincinnati schools. The district has three public schools: St. Bernard Elementary, Elmwood Elementary and St. Bernard High School. The athletics mascot of the district is the Titan.
St. Clement Elementary and Roger Bacon High School are also located in St. Bernard.
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