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Bentleyville, Ohio
Village
Look About Lodge, South Chagrin Reservation
Look About Lodge, South Chagrin Reservation
Motto(s): 
"Serve, Preserve, Conserve"
Location in Cuyahoga County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Cuyahoga County and the state of Ohio.
Location of Ohio in the United States
Location of Ohio in the United States
Country United States
State Ohio
County Cuyahoga
Area
 • Total 2.59 sq mi (6.70 km2)
 • Land 2.54 sq mi (6.59 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)
Elevation
935 ft (285 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 864
 • Estimate 
(2019)
846
 • Density 332.42/sq mi (128.37/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44022
Area code(s) 440
FIPS code 39-05550
GNIS feature ID 1037862
Website villageofbentleyville.com

Bentleyville is a village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. The population was 864 at the 2010 census.

Bentleyville was laid out in 1831 by Adamson Bentley, and named for him.

Geography

Bentleyville is located at 41°24′49″N 81°24′47″W / 41.41361°N 81.41306°W / 41.41361; -81.41306 (41.413520, -81.412996).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.60 square miles (6.73 km2), of which 2.56 square miles (6.63 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 83
1940 117 41.0%
1950 152 29.9%
1960 301 98.0%
1970 338 12.3%
1980 381 12.7%
1990 674 76.9%
2000 947 40.5%
2010 864 −8.8%
Est. 2019 846 −2.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 864 people, 303 households, and 261 families living in the village. The population density was 337.5 inhabitants per square mile (130.3/km2). There were 318 housing units at an average density of 124.2 per square mile (48.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.0% White, 0.7% African American, 2.8% Asian, and 1.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.

There were 303 households, of which 44.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 81.2% were married couples living together, 3.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 1.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 13.9% were non-families. 13.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 4.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.85 and the average family size was 3.14.

The median age in the village was 46.2 years. 29.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.2% were from 25 to 44; 42.3% were from 45 to 64; and 10.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.5% male and 50.5% female.

Education

Bentleyville is served by the Chagrin Falls Exempted Village School District.

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