Unionville Center, Ohio

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Unionville Center, Ohio
Village
Methodist church
Methodist church
Location of Unionville Center, Ohio
Location of Unionville Center, Ohio
Location of Unionville Center in Union County
Location of Unionville Center in Union County
Coordinates: 40°8′11″N 83°20′29″W / 40.13639°N 83.34139°W / 40.13639; -83.34139Coordinates: 40°8′11″N 83°20′29″W / 40.13639°N 83.34139°W / 40.13639; -83.34139
Country United States
State Ohio
County Union
Area[1]
 • Total 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Land 0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation[2] 971 ft (296 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 233
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 235
 • Density 1,456.3/sq mi (562.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43077
Area code(s) 614
FIPS code 39-78834[5]
GNIS feature ID 1065412[2]

Unionville Center is a village in Union County, Ohio, in the United States. The population was 233 at the 2010 census.

The village is home to the Charles W. Fairbanks Festival that is held each May. The village also supports a post office, with the ZIP Code of 43077.[6]

History[edit]

Unionville Center was originally called Unionville, and under the latter name was laid out and platted in 1847.[7] A post office called Unionville Center has been in operation since 1848.[8] The village was incorporated in 1879.[7]

Geography[edit]

Unionville Center is located at 40°8′11″N 83°20′29″W / 40.13639°N 83.34139°W / 40.13639; -83.34139 (40.136336, -83.341501).[9]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2), of which 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 200
1890 231 15.5%
1900 259 12.1%
1910 239 −7.7%
1920 193 −19.2%
1930 189 −2.1%
1940 233 23.3%
1950 237 1.7%
1960 305 28.7%
1970 255 −16.4%
1980 272 6.7%
1990 238 −12.5%
2000 299 25.6%
2010 233 −22.1%
Est. 2015 239 [10] 2.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[11]

The population of the village was 231 in 1890, 259 in 1900, and 239 in 1910.[12]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 233 people, 78 households, and 56 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,456.3 inhabitants per square mile (562.3/km2). There were 82 housing units at an average density of 512.5 per square mile (197.9/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 96.1% White, 0.4% Native American, 2.6% Asian, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 78 households of which 42.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.8% were married couples living together, 12.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.2% were non-families. 19.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.99 and the average family size was 3.38.

The median age in the village was 39.8 years. 29.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.7% were from 25 to 44; 28.4% were from 45 to 64; and 12% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 51.5% male and 48.5% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 299 people, 110 households, and 85 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,874.5 people per square mile (721.5/km²). There were 121 housing units at an average density of 758.6 per square mile (292.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.67% White, and 0.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.34% of the population.

There were 110 households out of which 33.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.4% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.7% were non-families. 21.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.18.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.8% under the age of 18, 4.7% from 18 to 24, 30.4% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 15.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 103.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.1 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $45,682, and the median income for a family was $52,750. Males had a median income of $32,500 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,591. About 2.7% of families and 6.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.5% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

Notable person[edit]

Charles W. Fairbanks, twenty-sixth Vice President of the United States (serving as Vice President to Theodore Roosevelt) was born near Unionville Center in 1852. On May 15, 2009, an Ohio historical marker was dedicated in Unionville Center, commemorating Fairbanks' birthplace.[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. 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. Archived from the original on June 17, 2013. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ Zip Code Lookup Archived May 17, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  7. ^ a b Durant, Pliny A. (1883). The History of Union County, Ohio, containing a history of the county; its townships, towns ... Chicago: Beers, W. H., & co. p. 232. 
  8. ^ "Union County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 December 2015. 
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  10. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  11. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  12. ^ Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth census of the United States taken in the year 1910, U.S. Government Printing Office, 1913, Pg. 590.
  13. ^ Patrick Dundr, Fairbanks historical marker, Marysville Journal-Tribune, May 16, 2009

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