Milton Center, Ohio

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Milton Center, Ohio
Village
Village hall on Defiance Street
Village hall on Defiance Street
Location of Milton Center, Ohio
Location of Milton Center, Ohio
Location of Milton Center in Wood County
Location of Milton Center in Wood County
Coordinates: 41°18′5″N 83°49′45″W / 41.30139°N 83.82917°W / 41.30139; -83.82917Coordinates: 41°18′5″N 83°49′45″W / 41.30139°N 83.82917°W / 41.30139; -83.82917
Country United States
State Ohio
County Wood
Township Milton
Area[1]
 • Total 0.40 sq mi (1.04 km2)
 • Land 0.40 sq mi (1.04 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 689 ft (210 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 144
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 146
 • Density 360.0/sq mi (139.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43541
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-50708[5]
GNIS feature ID 1080513[2]

Milton Center is a village in Wood County, Ohio, United States. The population was 144 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Milton Center was platted in 1857.[6] The village took its name from Milton Township.[7] A post office called Milton Centre was established in 1861, and the name was changed to Milton Center in 1893.[8] The village was incorporated in 1869.[9]

Geography[edit]

Milton Center is located at 41°18′5″N 83°49′45″W / 41.30139°N 83.82917°W / 41.30139; -83.82917 (41.301347, -83.829233).[10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.40 square miles (1.04 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 106
1890 334 215.1%
1900 325 −2.7%
1910 350 7.7%
1920 194 −44.6%
1930 188 −3.1%
1940 226 20.2%
1950 201 −11.1%
1960 251 24.9%
1970 244 −2.8%
1980 181 −25.8%
1990 200 10.5%
2000 195 −2.5%
2010 144 −26.2%
Est. 2015 147 [11] 2.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[12]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 144 people, 53 households, and 37 families residing in the village. The population density was 360.0 inhabitants per square mile (139.0/km2). There were 65 housing units at an average density of 162.5 per square mile (62.7/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 91.7% White, 0.7% Native American, 5.6% from other races, and 2.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 22.9% of the population.

There were 53 households of which 34.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.9% were married couples living together, 15.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.2% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.35.

The median age in the village was 36.5 years. 31.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.9% were from 25 to 44; 27.2% were from 45 to 64; and 16.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 195 people, 67 households, and 47 families residing in the village. The population density was 488.3 people per square mile (188.2/km²). There were 73 housing units at an average density of 182.8 per square mile (70.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 90.26% White, 3.08% Native American, 5.13% from other races, and 1.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 17.44% of the population.

There were 67 households out of which 31.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.2% were married couples living together, 13.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.4% were non-families. 19.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.0% 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 3.27.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 12.8% from 18 to 24, 32.8% from 25 to 44, 17.4% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 99.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 108.7 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $31,563, and the median income for a family was $42,083. Males had a median income of $30,417 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,513. About 6.4% of families and 9.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.2% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

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. ^ Leeson, Michael A. (1897). Commemorative Historical and Biographical Record of Wood County, Ohio: Its Past and Present, Early Settlement and Development. J.H. Beers & Company. p. 323. 
  7. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 88. 
  8. ^ "Wood County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 11 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "Cities, Townships, & Villages". Wood County Government. Archived from the original on June 6, 2015. Retrieved 11 January 2016. 
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  11. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  12. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.