York Center, Ohio

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York Center, Ohio
Unincorporated community
School on State Route 739
School on State Route 739
York Center, Ohio is located in Ohio
York Center, Ohio
York Center, Ohio
Location of York Center, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°24′28″N 83°27′12″W / 40.40778°N 83.45333°W / 40.40778; -83.45333
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Union
Elevation[1] 1,033 ft (315 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43358
Area code(s) 937
GNIS feature ID 1061808[1]

York Center is an unincorporated community in York Township, Union County, Ohio, United States. It is located at 40°24′28″N 83°27′12″W / 40.40778°N 83.45333°W / 40.40778; -83.45333Coordinates: 40°24′28″N 83°27′12″W / 40.40778°N 83.45333°W / 40.40778; -83.45333,[2] at the intersection of State Routes 47 and 739.[3]

York Center was platted in 1841.[4] A post office called York operated from 1844 until 1905.[5] As of 1877, the community contained one store, one blacksmith shop, and one church.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: York Center, Ohio
  3. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, 78.
  4. ^ 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. 528. 
  5. ^ "Union County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 December 2015. 
  6. ^ A.S. Mowry, C.E., Atlas of Union County, Ohio, Harris, Sutton & Hare, Philadelphia, 1877, Pg. 20.