Trumbull County, Ohio

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Trumbull County, Ohio
Seal of Trumbull County, Ohio
Seal
Map of Ohio highlighting Trumbull County
Location in the state of Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location in the U.S.
Founded July 10, 1800[1]
Named for Jonathan Trumbull
Seat Warren
Largest city Warren
Area
 • Total 636.57 sq mi (1,649 km2)
 • Land 618.30 sq mi (1,601 km2)
 • Water 18.27 sq mi (47 km2), 2.87%
Population (Est.)
 • (2012) 207,406
 • Density 340.1/sq mi (131/km²)
Congressional districts 13th, 14th
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website www.co.trumbull.oh.us

Trumbull County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 210,312, which is a decrease of 6.6% from 225,116 in 2000.[2] Its county seat is Warren.[3] The county is named for Jonathan Trumbull, Governor of Connecticut, who once owned the land in this region.[4]

Trumbull County is part of the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Originally, Trumbull County consisted of the entire area of the Connecticut Western Reserve before being divided into smaller counties.

Geography[edit]

High-Speed, slow-motion video of lightning in Trumbull County Ohio on Tuesday, July 3, 2012. The video was captured by Nathan Boor of Aimed Research.

According to the 2010 census, the county has a total area of 636.57 square miles (1,648.7 km2), of which 618.30 square miles (1,601.4 km2) (or 97.13%) is land and 18.27 square miles (47.3 km2) (or 2.87%) is water.[5] It is approximately a square with sides of 25 miles; it is the only square county in Ohio.[6]

Adjacent counties[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1800 1,302
1810 8,671 566.0%
1820 15,546 79.3%
1830 26,153 68.2%
1840 38,107 45.7%
1850 30,490 −20.0%
1860 30,656 0.5%
1870 38,659 26.1%
1880 44,880 16.1%
1890 42,373 −5.6%
1900 46,591 10.0%
1910 52,766 13.3%
1920 83,920 59.0%
1930 123,063 46.6%
1940 132,315 7.5%
1950 158,915 20.1%
1960 208,526 31.2%
1970 232,579 11.5%
1980 241,863 4.0%
1990 227,813 −5.8%
2000 225,116 −1.2%
2010 210,312 −6.6%
Est. 2012 207,406 −1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
2012 Estimate[2]

As of the census[8] of 2000, there were 225,116 people, 89,020 households, and 61,690 families residing in the county. The population density was 365 people per square mile (141/km²). There were 95,117 housing units at an average density of 154 per square mile (60/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 90.21% White, 7.90% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.21% from other races, and 1.07% from two or more races. 0.80% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 94.6% spoke English and 1.0% German as their first language.

There were 89,020 households out of which 29.90% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.90% were married couples living together, 12.50% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.70% were non-families. 26.90% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.40% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the county, the population was spread out with 24.40% under the age of 18, 7.70% from 18 to 24, 27.30% from 25 to 44, 24.80% from 45 to 64, and 15.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 93.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $38,298, and the median income for a family was $46,203. Males had a median income of $36,823 versus $24,443 for females. The per capita income for the county was $19,188. About 7.90% of families and 10.30% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.40% of those under age 18 and 7.60% of those age 65 or over.

Government[edit]

Communities[edit]

Map of Trumbull County, Ohio with municipal and township labels

Cities[edit]

Villages[edit]

Townships[edit]

Defunct township[edit]

Census-designated places[edit]

Other communities[edit]

The Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center, formally know as the Ravenna Training and Logistics Site and commonly known as the Ravenna Arsenal, occupies a small part of Braceville Township.

Education[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ohio County Profiles: Trumbull County" (PDF). Ohio Department of Development. Retrieved 2007-04-28. 
  2. ^ a b "Trumbull County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-02-16. 
  3. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  4. ^ "Trumbull County data". Ohio State University Extension Data Center. Retrieved 2007-04-28. [dead link]
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  6. ^ "TRUMBULL COUNTY TOURISM BUREAU". 
  7. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". Census.gov. Retrieved November 7, 2013. 
  8. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Coordinates: 41°19′N 80°46′W / 41.32°N 80.76°W / 41.32; -80.76