Summerfield, Ohio

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Summerfield, Ohio
Village
South Main Street
Location of Summerfield, Ohio
Location of Summerfield, Ohio
Location of Summerfield in Noble County
Location of Summerfield in Noble County
Coordinates: 39°47′50″N 81°20′10″W / 39.79722°N 81.33611°W / 39.79722; -81.33611Coordinates: 39°47′50″N 81°20′10″W / 39.79722°N 81.33611°W / 39.79722; -81.33611
Country United States
State Ohio
County Noble
Government
 • Mayor Jackson Cline
Area[1]
 • Total 0.37 sq mi (0.96 km2)
 • Land 0.37 sq mi (0.96 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,201 ft (366 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 254
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 252
 • Density 686.5/sq mi (265.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43788
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-75406[5]
GNIS feature ID 1076998[2]

Summerfield is a village in Noble County, Ohio, United States. The population was 254 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Summerfield was platted in 1827, and named after John Summerfield, a local minister.[6]

Pioneer Samuel Danford settled in the Summerfield vicinity in 1817; his farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[7]

Geography[edit]

Summerfield is located at 39°47′50″N 81°20′10″W / 39.79722°N 81.33611°W / 39.79722; -81.33611 (39.797127, -81.336245).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.37 square miles (0.96 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 470
1880 435 −7.4%
1890 582 33.8%
1900 511 −12.2%
1910 489 −4.3%
1920 484 −1.0%
1930 394 −18.6%
1940 372 −5.6%
1950 368 −1.1%
1960 352 −4.3%
1970 306 −13.1%
1980 299 −2.3%
1990 295 −1.3%
2000 296 0.3%
2010 254 −14.2%
Est. 2015 243 [9] −4.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 254 people, 107 households, and 71 families residing in the village. The population density was 686.5 inhabitants per square mile (265.1/km2). There were 126 housing units at an average density of 340.5 per square mile (131.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.4% White, 0.4% Asian, and 1.2% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.2% of the population.

There were 107 households of which 36.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.0% were married couples living together, 13.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 10.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.6% were non-families. 29.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.37 and the average family size was 2.86.

The median age in the village was 39 years. 24% of residents were under the age of 18; 13.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.7% were from 25 to 44; 24.4% were from 45 to 64; and 13% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.2% male and 50.8% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 296 people, 103 households, and 77 families residing in the village. The population density was 799.3 people per square mile (308.9/km²). There were 116 housing units at an average density of 313.3 per square mile (121.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 103 households out of which 45.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.2% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.3% were non-families. 20.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.6% 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 3.38.

In the village, the population was spread out with 35.8% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 24.7% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 89.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $28,750, and the median income for a family was $29,844. Males had a median income of $29,375 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the village was $15,132. About 19.8% of families and 16.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.5% of those under the age of eighteen and 24.4% of those sixty five or over.

Notable person[edit]

  • James M. Tuttle - Union Civil War general and Democratic candidate for Governor of Iowa in 1863; born in Summerfield.

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. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 131. 
  7. ^ Owen, Lorrie K., ed. Dictionary of Ohio Historic Places. Vol. 2. St. Clair Shores: Somerset, 1999, 1119-1120.
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  9. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.