Thornville, Ohio

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Thornville, Ohio
Village
Columbus Street downtown
Location of Thornville, Ohio
Location of Thornville, Ohio
Location of Thornville in Perry County
Location of Thornville in Perry County
Coordinates: 39°53′47″N 82°25′10″W / 39.89639°N 82.41944°W / 39.89639; -82.41944Coordinates: 39°53′47″N 82°25′10″W / 39.89639°N 82.41944°W / 39.89639; -82.41944
Country United States
State Ohio
County Perry
Area[1]
 • Total 1.10 sq mi (2.85 km2)
 • Land 1.10 sq mi (2.85 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 1,030 ft (314 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 991
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 995
 • Density 900.9/sq mi (347.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43076
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-76680[5]
GNIS feature ID 1049246[2]
Website www.thornville.us

Thornville is a village in Perry County, Ohio, United States. The population was 991 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Thornville was originally called Lebanon, and under the latter name was laid out around 1811.[6] A post office called Thornville has been in operation since 1820.[7]

Geography[edit]

Thornville is located at 39°53′47″N 82°25′10″W / 39.89639°N 82.41944°W / 39.89639; -82.41944 (39.896506, -82.419563).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.10 square miles (2.85 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 269
1890 405 50.6%
1900 374 −7.7%
1910 411 9.9%
1920 451 9.7%
1930 439 −2.7%
1940 411 −6.4%
1950 432 5.1%
1960 521 20.6%
1970 679 30.3%
1980 838 23.4%
1990 758 −9.5%
2000 731 −3.6%
2010 991 35.6%
Est. 2016 997 [9] 0.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 991 people, 417 households, and 277 families residing in the village. The population density was 900.9 inhabitants per square mile (347.8/km2). There were 447 housing units at an average density of 406.4 per square mile (156.9/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.8% White, 0.1% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.1% Asian, and 0.9% from two or more races.

There were 417 households of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.9% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.6% were non-families. 27.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 2.87.

The median age in the village was 39.7 years. 25.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.2% were from 25 to 44; 26.9% were from 45 to 64; and 16% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.8% male and 52.2% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 731 people, 282 households, and 212 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,686.7 people per square mile (656.4/km²). There were 298 housing units at an average density of 687.6 per square mile (267.6/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.91% White, 0.41% Native American, and 0.68% from two or more races.

There were 282 households out of which 35.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.0% were married couples living together, 6.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.5% were non-families. 22.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the village, the population was spread out with 26.0% under the age of 18, 6.3% from 18 to 24, 31.1% from 25 to 44, 23.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 98.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.7 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $47,679, and the median income for a family was $51,641. Males had a median income of $34,107 versus $30,694 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,922. About 1.8% of families and 4.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.0% of those under age 18 and 6.8% of those age 65 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. ^ Colborn, Ephraim S. (1883). History of Fairfield and Perry Counties, Ohio. Brookhaven Press. p. 315. 
  7. ^ "Perry County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 17 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 June 9, 2017. 
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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