Adamsville, Ohio

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Adamsville, Ohio
Village
Country store
Country store
Location of Adamsville, Ohio
Location of Adamsville, Ohio
Location of Adamsville in Muskingum County
Location of Adamsville in Muskingum County
Coordinates: 40°4′11″N 81°52′58″W / 40.06972°N 81.88278°W / 40.06972; -81.88278Coordinates: 40°4′11″N 81°52′58″W / 40.06972°N 81.88278°W / 40.06972; -81.88278
Country United States
State Ohio
County Muskingum
Township Salem
Area[1]
 • Total 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
 • Land 0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,020 ft (311 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 114
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 114
 • Density 2,280.0/sq mi (880.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43802
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-00380[5]
GNIS feature ID 1064297[2]

Adamsville is a village in Muskingum County, Ohio, United States. The population was 114 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Adamsville was laid out in 1832, and named after John Quincy Adams[6] or according to another source, Mordecai Adams, the proprietor of the village.[7] A post office called Adamsville has been in operation since 1837.[8] The village was incorporated in 1864.[6]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 280
1880 280 0.0%
1890 335 19.6%
1900 201 −40.0%
1910 176 −12.4%
1920 151 −14.2%
1930 190 25.8%
1940 175 −7.9%
1950 164 −6.3%
1960 167 1.8%
1970 174 4.2%
1980 229 31.6%
1990 151 −34.1%
2000 127 −15.9%
2010 114 −10.2%
Est. 2016 122 [9] 7.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 114 people, 45 households, and 33 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,280.0 inhabitants per square mile (880.3/km2). There were 54 housing units at an average density of 1,080.0 per square mile (417.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.1% White and 0.9% from two or more races.

There were 45 households of which 37.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 11.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.7% were non-families. 22.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.91.

The median age in the village was 39.6 years. 27.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29% were from 25 to 44; 21.9% were from 45 to 64; and 14% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.9% male and 49.1% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 127 people, 46 households, and 35 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,483.6 people per square mile (980.7/km²). There were 49 housing units at an average density of 958.2 per square mile (378.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 46 households out of which 39.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.9% were non-families. 19.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.17.

In the village, the population was spread out with 29.1% under the age of 18, 11.8% from 18 to 24, 26.8% from 25 to 44, 26.0% from 45 to 64, and 6.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 95.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.5 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $35,000, and the median income for a family was $40,000. Males had a median income of $27,813 versus $16,964 for females. The per capita income for the village was $11,703. There were 7.9% of families and 4.8% of the population living below the poverty line, including 13.3% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Adamsville has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. 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. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ a b Everhart, F.J. (1882). 1794. History of Muskingum County, Ohio, with illustrations and biographical sketches of prominent men and pioneers. F.J. Everhart & Co. p. 465. 
  7. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 1. 
  8. ^ "Muskingum County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  11. ^ Climate Summary for Adamsville, Ohio