Uniopolis, Ohio

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Uniopolis, Ohio
Village
Side of the former village hall
Side of the former village hall
Location of Uniopolis, Ohio
Location of Uniopolis, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°36′7″N 84°5′12″W / 40.60194°N 84.08667°W / 40.60194; -84.08667Coordinates: 40°36′7″N 84°5′12″W / 40.60194°N 84.08667°W / 40.60194; -84.08667
Country United States
State Ohio
County Auglaize
Government
Area[1]
 • Total 0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Land 0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation [2] 938 ft (286 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 222
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 221
 • Density 1,387.5/sq mi (535.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 45888
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-78848[5]
GNIS feature ID 1047346[2]

Uniopolis is a village in Auglaize County, Ohio, United States. The population was 222 at the 2010 census. It is included in the Wapakoneta, Ohio Micropolitan Statistical Area.

The village is served by the Wapakoneta City School District.

History[edit]

Uniopolis was founded in 1837.[6] Its former village hall, now a museum,[7] is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[8] The village voted 49-23 on November 05, 2013 to end its 176-year existence, according to unofficial results from the Auglaize County Board of Elections. [9]

Geography[edit]

Uniopolis is located at 40°36′7″N 84°5′12″W / 40.60194°N 84.08667°W / 40.60194; -84.08667 (40.601985, -84.086537).[10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 222 people, 83 households, and 64 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,387.5 inhabitants per square mile (535.7 /km2). There were 96 housing units at an average density of 600.0 per square mile (231.7 /km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 83 households of which 27.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.1% were married couples living together, 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 22.9% were non-families. 16.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 2.97.

The median age in the village was 41.5 years. 18.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 11.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24% were from 25 to 44; 28.5% were from 45 to 64; and 17.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 52.3% male and 47.7% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 256 people, 88 households, and 77 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,640.3 people per square mile (617.8/km²). There were 93 housing units at an average density of 595.9 per square mile (224.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.83% White, 0.39% African American, 0.39% Native American, and 0.39% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.17% of the population.

There were 88 households out of which 44.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.6% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.5% were non-families. 10.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.91 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the village the population was spread out with 30.1% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 31.6% from 25 to 44, 18.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 113.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 113.1 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $37,083, and the median income for a family was $38,750. Males had a median income of $30,909 versus $24,375 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,099. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  2. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  4. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ Auglaize County, Ohio Atlas and History, Piqua: Magee Brother Publishing, 1917. Accessed 2007-12-30. 117.
  7. ^ What to See, Auglaize County Historical Society, 2010. Accessed 2010-06-07.
  8. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  9. ^ http://www.whio.com/news/news/local/176-year-old-village-votes-dissolve-itself/nbjn3/#sthash.bs1XzDn6.dpuf
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.