Stewart, Ohio

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Location of Stewart, Ohio
Street map of Stewart, Ohio

Stewart is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in central Rome Township, Athens County, Ohio, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 247.[1] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 45778.[2]

History[edit]

Stewart was laid out in 1875, when the railroad was extended to that point.[3] The community was named for D. B. Stewart, the original owner of the town site.[3] A post office has been in operation at Stewart since 1874.[4]

Geography[edit]

Stewart is on the Hocking River, just upstream from the confluence of Federal Creek with the river. It is located at the intersection of State Routes 144 and 329.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Stewart CDP, Ohio". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved July 10, 2013.
  2. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  3. ^ a b History of Hocking Valley, Ohio. Inter-State Publishing Co. 1883. p. 578.
  4. ^ "Athens County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 31 December 2015.

Coordinates: 39°18′29″N 81°53′40″W / 39.30806°N 81.89444°W / 39.30806; -81.89444