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Brewster, Ohio
Village
Brewster Railroad YMCA, built 1916
Brewster Railroad YMCA, built 1916
Location of Brewster, Ohio
Location of Brewster, Ohio
Location of Brewster in Stark County
Location of Brewster in Stark County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Stark
Township Sugar Creek
Area
 • Total 2.27 sq mi (5.89 km2)
 • Land 2.27 sq mi (5.87 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
994 ft (303 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 2,112
 • Estimate 
(2019)
2,153
 • Density 950.13/sq mi (366.91/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44613
Area code(s) 330
FIPS code 39-08504
GNIS feature ID 1064485

Brewster is a village in Stark County, Ohio, United States. The population was 2,112 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area. A post office called Brewster has been in operation since 1910.

Geography

Brewster is located at 40°42′43″N 81°35′51″W / 40.71194°N 81.59750°W / 40.71194; -81.59750 (40.712008, -81.597452), along Sugar Creek.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.24 square miles (5.80 km2), of which 2.23 square miles (5.78 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 928
1930 1,464 57.8%
1940 1,534 4.8%
1950 1,618 5.5%
1960 2,025 25.2%
1970 2,020 −0.2%
1980 2,321 14.9%
1990 2,307 −0.6%
2000 2,324 0.7%
2010 2,112 −9.1%
2019 (est.) 2,153 1.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 2,112 people, 816 households, and 581 families living in the village. The population density was 947.1 inhabitants per square mile (365.7/km2). There were 862 housing units at an average density of 386.5 per square mile (149.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.5% White, 0.1% African American, 0.3% Asian, 0.5% from other races, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.9% of the population.

There were 816 households, of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, 11.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.8% were non-families. 24.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 2.91.

The median age in the village was 42.9 years. 21.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.6% were from 25 to 44; 26.7% were from 45 to 64; and 20.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.0% male and 51.0% female.

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