Tremont City, Ohio

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Tremont City, Ohio
Village
Tremont City from the air
Tremont City from the air
Location of Tremont City, Ohio
Location of Tremont City, Ohio
Location of Tremont City in Clark County
Location of Tremont City in Clark County
Coordinates: 40°0′50″N 83°50′7″W / 40.01389°N 83.83528°W / 40.01389; -83.83528Coordinates: 40°0′50″N 83°50′7″W / 40.01389°N 83.83528°W / 40.01389; -83.83528
Country United States
State Ohio
County Clark
Township German
Area[1]
 • Total 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Land 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 951 ft (290 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 375
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 373
 • Density 1,442.3/sq mi (556.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 45372
Area code(s) 937
FIPS code 39-77308[5]
GNIS feature ID 1061702[2]

Tremont City is a village in Clark County, Ohio, United States. The population was 375 at the 2010 census. The village is part of the Springfield, Ohio Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History[edit]

Tremont City was originally known at Treemount because the settlement was situated at the base of a hill covered with large trees.[6] A post office called Tremont was established in 1839, and the name was changed to Tremont City in 1877.[7]

Geography[edit]

Tremont City is located at 40°0′50″N 83°50′7″W / 40.01389°N 83.83528°W / 40.01389; -83.83528 (40.013759, -83.835165).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 279
1920 287
1930 288 0.3%
1940 406 41.0%
1950 396 −2.5%
1960 414 4.5%
1970 426 2.9%
1980 374 −12.2%
1990 493 31.8%
2000 349 −29.2%
2010 375 7.4%
Est. 2016 367 [9] −2.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 375 people, 151 households, and 99 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,442.3 inhabitants per square mile (556.9/km2). There were 166 housing units at an average density of 638.5 per square mile (246.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.9% White, 0.3% African American, 0.3% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.6% of the population.

There were 151 households of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.0% were married couples living together, 17.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.4% were non-families. 28.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 2.99.

The median age in the village was 39.4 years. 20.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 12.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.3% were from 25 to 44; 30.4% were from 45 to 64; and 10.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 52.0% male and 48.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 349 people, 134 households, and 95 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,306.5 people per square mile (499.1/km²). There were 138 housing units at an average density of 516.6 per square mile (197.3/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.42% White, 1.15% African American, 0.57% Native American, and 0.86% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.57% of the population.

There were 134 households out of which 41.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.7% were married couples living together, 13.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.4% were non-families. 24.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.10.

In the village, the population was spread out with 29.8% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 34.4% from 25 to 44, 19.8% from 45 to 64, and 7.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 93.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.6 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $50,000, and the median income for a family was $51,250. Males had a median income of $33,958 versus $26,875 for females. The per capita income for the village was $19,139. About 7.5% of families and 5.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.2% of those under age 18 and 20.0% of those age 65 or over.

Transportation[edit]

Mad River Airport, a private airport, located one mile northeast of the city. [11]

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. ^ Rockel, William Mahlon (1908). 20th Century History of Springfield, and Clark County, Ohio, and Representative Citizens. Biographical Publishing Company. p. 353. 
  7. ^ "Clark County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 12 January 2016. 
  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. 
  11. ^ FAA Airport Master Record for I54 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2016-02-10