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Williams County, Ohio
Map of Ohio highlighting Williams County
Location in the state of Ohio
Map of the U.S. highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location in the U.S.
Seat Bryan
Largest city Bryan
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

423 sq mi (1,096 km²)
422 sq mi (1,092 km²)
1 sq mi (3 km²), 0.31%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

39,188
93/sq mi (36/km²)
Founded April 1, 1820[1]
Named for David Williams
Time zone Eastern: UTC-5/-4
Website www.co.williams.oh.us

Williams County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. As of 2000, the population was 39,188. Its county seat is Bryan[2] and is named for David Williams, one of the captors of John André in the American Revolutionary War.[3]

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 423 square miles (1,096 km²).422 square miles (1,092 km²) of it is land and 1 square miles (3 km²) of it (0.31%) is water.

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Adjacent counties

Demographics

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 39,188 people, 15,105 households, and 10,664 families residing in the county. The population density was 93 people per square mile (36/km²). There were 16,140 housing units at an average density of 38 per square mile (15/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 96.51% White, 0.72% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American, 0.52% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 1.19% from other races, and 0.83% from two or more races. 2.68% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 43.6% were of German, 17.7% American, 8.1% English and 5.8% Irish ancestry according to Census 2000.

There were 15,105 households out of which 33.30% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.50% were married couples living together, 9.00% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.40% were non-families. 24.90% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.50% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the county, the population was spread out with 26.20% under the age of 18, 8.30% from 18 to 24, 28.70% from 25 to 44, 22.90% from 45 to 64, and 13.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 98.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $40,735, and the median income for a family was $47,398. Males had a median income of $33,476 versus $22,136 for females. The per capita income for the county was $18,441. About 3.90% of families and 6.00% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.20% of those under age 18 and 6.90% of those age 65 or over.

Government

Communities

Map of Williams County, Ohio With Municipal and Township Labels

City

Villages

Townships

Other communities

  • Franklin Junction
  • Hallock
  • Hamer
  • Hillcrest
  • Kunkle
  • Lock Port

References

  1. ^ "Ohio County Profiles: Williams County" (PDF). Ohio Department of Development. http://www.odod.state.oh.us/research/FILES/S0/Williams.pdf. Retrieved 2007-04-28.  
  2. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. http://www.naco.org/Template.cfm?Section=Find_a_County&Template=/cffiles/counties/usamap.cfm. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  3. ^ "Williams County data". Ohio State University Extension Data Center. http://www.osuedc.org/profiles/profile_entrance.php?fips=39171&sid=0. Retrieved 2007-04-28.  
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

External links

Coordinates: 41°34′N 84°35′W / 41.56°N 84.58°W / 41.56; -84.58


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Williams County, Ohio
Map
File:Map of Ohio highlighting Williams County.png
Location in the state of Ohio
Map of the USA highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded April 1, 1820[1]
Seat Bryan
Largest City Bryan
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

 sq mikm²)
 sq mi ( km²)
 sq mi ( km²), 0.31%
wikipedia:Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

39188
Time zone Eastern : UTC-5/-4
Website: www.co.williams.oh.us
Named for: David Williams

Williams County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. As of 2000, the population was 39,188. Its county seat is Bryan6 and is named for David Williams, one of the captors of John André in the American Revolutionary War.[2]

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,096 km² (423 sq mi). 1,092 km² (422 sq mi) of it is land and 3 km² (1 sq mi) of it (0.31%) is water.

Adjacent counties

Demographics

As of the census² of 2000, there were 39,188 people, 15,105 households, and 10,664 families residing in the county. The population density was 36/km² (93/sq mi). There were 16,140 housing units at an average density of 15/km² (38/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 96.51% White, 0.72% Black or African American, 0.23% Native American, 0.52% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 1.19% from other races, and 0.83% from two or more races. 2.68% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 15,105 households out of which 33.30% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.50% were married couples living together, 9.00% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.40% were non-families. 24.90% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.50% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the county, the population was spread out with 26.20% under the age of 18, 8.30% from 18 to 24, 28.70% from 25 to 44, 22.90% from 45 to 64, and 13.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 98.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $40,735, and the median income for a family was $47,398. Males had a median income of $33,476 versus $22,136 for females. The per capita income for the county was $18,441. About 3.90% of families and 6.00% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.20% of those under age 18 and 6.90% of those age 65 or over.

Government

Map of Williams County, Ohio With Municipal and Township Labels

Main article: Ohio county government

Localities

Municipalities

Townships

Census-designated place

Other places

References

  1. ^ Ohio County Profiles: Williams County (PDF). Ohio Department of Development. Retrieved on 2007-04-28.
  2. ^ Williams County data. {{subst:#ifexist:Ohio State University|[[Ohio State University|]]|[[Wikipedia:Ohio State University|]]}} Extension Data Center. Retrieved on 2007-04-28.

Coordinates: 41°34′N 84°35′W / 41.56, -84.58

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