North Georgetown, Ohio

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Location of North Georgetown, Ohio

North Georgetown is an unincorporated community in western Knox Township, Columbiana County, Ohio, United States.[1] Although unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 44665.[2] The town itself is located at the intersection of Georgetown Road (County Hwy 400) and Rochester Road (County Hwy 402).

North Georgetown was laid out in 1830.[3][4] The community derives its name from George Stidger, an original owner of the town site.[5] A post office called North Georgetown has been in operation since 1833.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: North Georgetown
  2. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  3. ^ McCord, William B. (1905). History of Columbiana County, Ohio and Representative Citizens. Biographical Publishing Company. p. 284. 
  4. ^ Mack, Horace (1879). History of Columbiana County, Ohio: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers. Unigraphic. p. 171. 
  5. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 101. 
  6. ^ "Columbiana County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 January 2016. 

Coordinates: 40°50′35″N 80°59′09″W / 40.84306°N 80.98583°W / 40.84306; -80.98583