Glenford, Ohio

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Glenford, Ohio
The former Glenford Bank, downtown
The former Glenford Bank, downtown
Location of Glenford, Ohio
Location of Glenford, Ohio
Location of Glenford in Perry County
Location of Glenford in Perry County
Coordinates: 39°53′14″N 82°19′11″W / 39.88722°N 82.31972°W / 39.88722; -82.31972Coordinates: 39°53′14″N 82°19′11″W / 39.88722°N 82.31972°W / 39.88722; -82.31972
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountyPerry
Area
 • Total0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Land0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation846 ft (258 m)
Population
 • Total173
 • Estimate 
(2012[4])
176
 • Density1,572.7/sq mi (607.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43739
Area code(s)740
FIPS code39-30436[5]
GNIS feature ID1040908[2]

Glenford is a village in Perry County, Ohio, United States. The population was 173 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Glenford had its start when the railroad was extended to that point.[6] A post office called Glenford has been in operation since 1871.[7]

Geography[edit]

Glenford is located at 39°53′14″N 82°19′11″W / 39.88722°N 82.31972°W / 39.88722; -82.31972 (39.887319, -82.319809).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930180
194023128.3%
1950180−22.1%
19601905.6%
1970177−6.8%
1980173−2.3%
199020820.2%
2000198−4.8%
2010173−12.6%
Est. 2017172[9]−0.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 173 people, 61 households, and 47 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,572.7 inhabitants per square mile (607.2/km2). There were 64 housing units at an average density of 581.8 per square mile (224.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.3% White, 0.6% African American, 0.6% Asian, and 0.6% from two or more races.

There were 61 households of which 44.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.5% were married couples living together, 18.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 23.0% were non-families. 16.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.09.

The median age in the village was 32.1 years. 30.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.8% were from 25 to 44; 26.1% were from 45 to 64; and 6.9% 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 198 people, 69 households, and 54 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,519.0 people per square mile (588.1/km²). There were 70 housing units at an average density of 537.0 per square mile (207.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.97% White, 1.01% African American, 0.51% Native American, 1.01% Pacific Islander, and 0.51% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.52% of the population.

There were 69 households out of which 36.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.8% were married couples living together, 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.7% were non-families. 15.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.87 and the average family size was 3.20.

In the village, the population was spread out with 28.3% under the age of 18, 12.6% from 18 to 24, 21.7% from 25 to 44, 25.3% from 45 to 64, and 12.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $38,750, and the median income for a family was $40,625. Males had a median income of $27,083 versus $28,438 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,084. None of the families and 1.6% of the population were living below the poverty line.

Education[edit]

Glenford is served by the Northern Local School District, which operates Glenford Elementary School in the village.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. 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 June 17, 2013. 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. ^ Colborn, Ephraim S. (1883). History of Fairfield and Perry Counties, Ohio. Brookhaven Press. p. 200.
  7. ^ "Perry County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 16 December 2015.
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  9. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved May 26, 2018.
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  11. ^ "Our schools". Northern Local School District. Retrieved 3 March 2018.