|Lore City, Ohio|
|— Village —|
Location of Lore City, Ohio
|Townships||Wills, Center, & Richland|
|- Total||0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)|
|- Land||0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)|
|- Water||0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation ||820 ft (250 m)|
|- Density||914.1/sq mi (352.9/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|- Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1057817|
Lore City is located at .(39.983997, -81.458745)
As of the census of 2000, there were 305 people, 125 households, and 88 families residing in the village. The population density was 914.1 people per square mile (356.9/km²). There were 145 housing units at an average density of 434.6/sq mi (169.7/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 95.41% White, 0.66% Native American, 0.33% Pacific Islander, and 3.61% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.33% of the population.
There were 125 households out of which 33.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.6% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.6% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 2.93.
In the village the population was spread out with 24.9% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 84.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.4 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $30,000, and the median income for a family was $39,500. Males had a median income of $30,357 versus $16,635 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,272. About 11.1% of families and 14.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 16.3% of those sixty five or over.
Buckeye Trail High School Lore City is within the Rolling Hills School District and students attend Meadowbrook High School. Buckeye Trail is the closest high school but not the school that students attend from Lore City.