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Bettsville, Ohio
Village
State Street
State Street
Location of Bettsville, Ohio
Location of Bettsville, Ohio
Location of Bettsville in Seneca County
Location of Bettsville in Seneca County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Seneca
Area
 • Total 0.52 sq mi (1.35 km2)
 • Land 0.52 sq mi (1.35 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
699 ft (213 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 661
 • Estimate 
(2019)
622
 • Density 1,193.86/sq mi (460.57/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44815
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-06194
GNIS feature ID 1064434

Bettsville is a village in Seneca County, Ohio, United States. The population was 661 at the 2010 census.

History

Bettsville was laid out in 1838. It was named for its founder, John Betts.

Geography

Bettsville is located at 41°14′41″N 83°14′1″W / 41.24472°N 83.23361°W / 41.24472; -83.23361 (41.244771, -83.233483).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.52 square miles (1.35 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 515
1890 513 −0.4%
1900 492 −4.1%
1910 486 −1.2%
1920 451 −7.2%
1930 656 45.5%
1940 692 5.5%
1950 687 −0.7%
1960 776 13.0%
1970 833 7.3%
1980 752 −9.7%
1990 752 0.0%
2000 784 4.3%
2010 661 −15.7%
Est. 2019 622 −5.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 661 people, 281 households, and 187 families living in the village. The population density was 1,271.2 inhabitants per square mile (490.8/km2). There were 318 housing units at an average density of 611.5 per square mile (236.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.3% White, 0.2% Native American, 1.2% Asian, 1.1% from other races, and 0.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.3% of the population.

There were 281 households, of which 31.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.3% were married couples living together, 12.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 7.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.5% were non-families. 27.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.83.

The median age in the village was 40.3 years. 23.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 22% were from 25 to 44; 29.1% were from 45 to 64; and 15.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.7% male and 49.3% female.

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