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Baltic, Ohio
Village
Baltic Elementary School
Baltic Elementary School
Location of Baltic, Ohio
Location of Baltic, Ohio
Location of Baltic in Tuscarawas County
Location of Baltic in Tuscarawas County
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Tuscarawas, Holmes, Coshocton
Townships Bucks, Clark, Crawford
Area
 • Total 0.79 sq mi (2.03 km2)
 • Land 0.79 sq mi (2.03 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,066 ft (325 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 795
 • Estimate 
(2019)
776
 • Density 988.54/sq mi (381.53/km2)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43804
Area code 330
FIPS code 39-03744
GNIS feature ID 1064377

Baltic is a village in Coshocton, Holmes, and Tuscarawas counties in the U.S. state of Ohio. The population was 795 at the 2010 census. The Raber's Almanac for the Amish community is published here. Baltic is also home to the garage door opener factory of The Genie Company, one of the few companies to manufacture them in the USA.

Baltic was originally called Rowville, and under the latter name was platted in 1848. Baltic became a qualified Tree City USA as recognized by the National Arbor Day Foundation in 1982.

Geography

Baltic is located at 40°26′36″N 81°42′10″W / 40.44333°N 81.70278°W / 40.44333; -81.70278 (40.443367, -81.702656).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.80 square miles (2.07 km2), all land. Baltic is one hour and forty five minutes south of Cleveland, Ohio.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 377
1920 406 7.7%
1930 545 34.2%
1940 492 −9.7%
1950 493 0.2%
1960 537 8.9%
1970 571 6.3%
1980 563 −1.4%
1990 659 17.1%
2000 743 12.7%
2010 795 7.0%
2019 (est.) 776 −2.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

90.2% spoke English, 5.3% German, 2.3% Dutch and Pennsylvania German as their first language.

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 795 people, 277 households, and 187 families living in the village. The population density was 993.8 inhabitants per square mile (383.7/km2). There were 298 housing units at an average density of 372.5 per square mile (143.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.5% White, 0.6% African American, 0.1% Asian, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.3% of the population. 65.1% were of German, 14.3% Irish, 9.5% Swiss, and 5.8% English descent.

There were 277 households, of which 33.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.5% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.5% were non-families. 27.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 15.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.11.

The median age in the village was 40.9 years. 25.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.9% were from 25 to 44; 23.5% were from 45 to 64; and 21.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.1% male and 49.9% female.

Notable people

  • Owen Scheetz, appeared in six games for the Washington Senators during the 1943 season
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