Buffalo, Ohio

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Buffalo, Ohio
Census-designated place
Buffalo is located in Ohio
Buffalo
Buffalo
Buffalo is located in the US
Buffalo
Buffalo
Coordinates: 39°54′56″N 81°31′14″W / 39.91556°N 81.52056°W / 39.91556; -81.52056Coordinates: 39°54′56″N 81°31′14″W / 39.91556°N 81.52056°W / 39.91556; -81.52056
Country United States
State Ohio
County Guernsey
Township Valley
Area[1]
 • Total 0.49 sq mi (1.27 km2)
 • Land 0.49 sq mi (1.27 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 830 ft (250 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 401
 • Density 818/sq mi (315.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43722
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-10128[1]
GNIS feature ID 1060904[3]

Buffalo is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in eastern Valley Township, Guernsey County, Ohio, United States.[4] As of the 2010 census it had a population of 401.[1] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 43722.[5] It lies along State Route 313.

Buffalo is the home town of NFL coach Dom Capers.

History[edit]

Buffalo was originally called "Hartford", and under the latter name was platted in 1836.[6] A post office called Buffalo has been in operation since 1839.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Buffalo CDP, Ohio". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved January 20, 2017. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Buffalo, Ohio
  4. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Buffalo, Ohio
  5. ^ Zip Code Lookup Archived October 10, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ Sarchet, Cyrus Parkinson Beatty (1911). History of Guernsey County, Ohio, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen & Company. p. 356. 
  7. ^ "Guernsey County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 17 December 2015.