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Beaver, Ohio
Village
Location of Beaver, Ohio
Location of Beaver, Ohio
Detailed map of Beaver
Detailed map of Beaver
Country United States
State Ohio
County Pike
Area
 • Total 0.39 sq mi (1.01 km2)
 • Land 0.39 sq mi (1.01 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
686 ft (209 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 449
 • Estimate 
(2019)
432
 • Density 1,107.69/sq mi (427.44/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
45613
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-04696
GNIS feature ID 1064399

Beaver is a village in Pike County, Ohio, United States. The population was 449 at the 2010 census.

The village most likely was named after nearby Beaver Creek.

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Geography

Beaver is located at 39°1′46″N 82°49′25″W / 39.02944°N 82.82361°W / 39.02944; -82.82361 (39.029574, -82.823742).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.39 square miles (1.01 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 262
1910 286 9.2%
1920 278 −2.8%
1930 295 6.1%
1940 305 3.4%
1950 285 −6.6%
1960 341 19.6%
1970 317 −7.0%
1980 330 4.1%
1990 336 1.8%
2000 464 38.1%
2010 449 −3.2%
2019 (est.) 432 −3.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 449 people, 182 households, and 109 families living in the village. The population density was 1,151.3 inhabitants per square mile (444.5/km2). There were 221 housing units at an average density of 566.7 per square mile (218.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.7% White, 0.4% from other races, and 4.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.2% of the population.

There were 182 households, of which 35.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.6% were married couples living together, 15.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.1% were non-families. 34.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 17% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 3.17.

The median age in the village was 31.8 years. 27.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 13.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.8% were from 25 to 44; 21.4% were from 45 to 64; and 13.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 45.9% male and 54.1% female.

Education

Beaver Eastern Pike serves as the local school district for surrounding areas.

Beaver has a public library, a branch of the Garnet A. Wilson Public Library of Pike County.

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