Gates Mills, Ohio

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Gates Mills, Ohio
Village
St. Christopher's Episcopal Church
Official seal of Gates Mills, Ohio
Seal
Location in Cuyahoga County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Cuyahoga County and the state of Ohio.
Location of Ohio in the United States
Location of Ohio in the United States
Coordinates: 41°31′57″N 81°24′38″W / 41.53250°N 81.41056°W / 41.53250; -81.41056Coordinates: 41°31′57″N 81°24′38″W / 41.53250°N 81.41056°W / 41.53250; -81.41056
Country United States
State Ohio
County Cuyahoga
Founded 1826[1]
Incorporated 1920
Government
 • Mayor Shawn M. Riley [2]
Area[3]
 • Total 9.10 sq mi (23.57 km2)
 • Land 8.97 sq mi (23.23 km2)
 • Water 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
Elevation 719 ft (219 m)
Population (2010)[4]
 • Total 2,270
 • Estimate (2012[5]) 2,259
 • Density 253.1/sq mi (97.7/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44040
Area code(s) 440
FIPS code 39-29498[6]
GNIS feature ID 1064705[7]
Website http://www.gatesmillsvillage.com/

Gates Mills is a village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. The population was 2,270 at the 2010 census.[8] Gates Mills is a suburb of Cleveland and was originally part of Mayfield Township.

The village was named for Halsey Gates, the proprietor of a local mill.[9]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 9.10 square miles (23.57 km2), of which 8.97 square miles (23.23 km2) is land and 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2) is water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 99
1930 581
1940 906 55.9%
1950 1,056 16.6%
1960 1,588 50.4%
1970 2,378 49.7%
1980 2,236 −6.0%
1990 2,508 12.2%
2000 2,493 −0.6%
2010 2,270 −8.9%
Est. 2015 2,235 [10] −1.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[11]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2010, there were 2,270 people, 919 households, and 698 families residing in the village. The population density was 253.1 inhabitants per square mile (97.7/km2). There were 992 housing units at an average density of 110.6 per square mile (42.7/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 93.0% White, 1.3% African American, 0.1% Native American, 4.0% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.

There were 919 households of which 23.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.8% were married couples living together, 4.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.0% were non-families. 21.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 2.84.

The median age in the village was 52.5 years. 18.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.4% were from 25 to 44; 39% were from 45 to 64; and 23.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.7% male and 49.3% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 2,493 people, 925 households, and 750 families residing in the village. The population density was 274.2 people per square mile (105.9/km²). There were 974 housing units at an average density of 107.1 per square mile (41.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 94.10% White, 0.92% African American, 0.20% Native American, 3.49% Asian, 0.12% from other races, and 1.16% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.60% of the population.

There were 925 households out of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 74.9% were married couples living together, 4.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.9% were non-families. 16.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.7% 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 3.00.

In the village the population was spread out with 24.1% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 17.6% from 25 to 44, 35.3% from 45 to 64, and 18.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 97.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.9 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $133,605, and the median income for a family was $161,350. Males had a median income of $100,000 versus $50,761 for females. The per capita income for the village was $74,732. About 1.0% of families and 1.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 4.1% of those age 65 or over.

Schools[edit]

Gates Mills is a part of the Mayfield City School District, along with Highland Heights, Mayfield Heights, and Mayfield Village. Gates Mills is home to one of Mayfield's elementary schools.

One private school, Gilmour Academy, is located in Gates Mills. Gilmour is a Roman Catholic college preparatory school with a lower, middle, and high school on one campus. The upper school campus for Hawken School has a Gates Mills mailing address, but is actually located in neighboring Chester Township.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.drelocation.com/ohio/cuyahogaco/gatesmills.htm Retrieved 8 November 2006
  2. ^ http://www.gatesmillsvillage.com/village_mayor.asp Retrieved 29 January 2012.
  3. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 
  5. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  6. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  7. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  8. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Gates Mills village, Ohio". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved November 22, 2011. 
  9. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 50. 
  10. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  11. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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