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Bairdstown, Ohio
Village
Municipal building
Municipal building
Location of Bairdstown, Ohio
Location of Bairdstown, Ohio
Location of Bairdstown in Wood County
Location of Bairdstown in Wood County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Wood
Township Bloom
Area
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.70 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
735 ft (224 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 130
 • Estimate 
(2019)
134
 • Density 496.30/sq mi (191.29/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
45872
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-03646
GNIS feature ID 1048478

Bairdstown is a village in Wood County, Ohio, United States. The population was 130 at the 2010 census.

History

Bairdstown was platted in 1874 by Josiah Baird, and named for him. A post office called Bairdstown was established in 1874, and remained in operation until 1940. Bairdstown was incorporated in 1881.

Geography

Bairdstown is located at 41°10′23″N 83°36′25″W / 41.17306°N 83.60694°W / 41.17306; -83.60694 (41.172982, -83.606824).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 347
1900 298 −14.1%
1910 240 −19.5%
1920 158 −34.2%
1930 172 8.9%
1940 176 2.3%
1950 188 6.8%
1960 182 −3.2%
1970 138 −24.2%
1980 151 9.4%
1990 130 −13.9%
2000 130 0.0%
2010 130 0.0%
2019 (est.) 134 3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 130 people, 49 households, and 34 families living in the village. The population density was 481.5 inhabitants per square mile (185.9/km2). There were 52 housing units at an average density of 192.6 per square mile (74.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 93.8% White and 6.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.8% of the population.

There were 49 households, of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.9% were married couples living together, 18.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.6% were non-families. 22.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.18.

The median age in the village was 42 years. 23.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.7% were from 25 to 44; 30.7% were from 45 to 64; and 13.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 53.1% male and 46.9% female.

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