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Cecil, Ohio
Village
Houses on Main Street
Houses on Main Street
Location of Cecil, Ohio
Location of Cecil, Ohio
Location of Cecil in Paulding County
Location of Cecil in Paulding County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Paulding
Township Crane
Area
 • Total 1.46 sq mi (3.79 km2)
 • Land 1.46 sq mi (3.78 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
722 ft (220 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 188
 • Estimate 
(2019)
178
 • Density 121.83/sq mi (47.03/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
45821
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-12700
GNIS feature ID 1038883

Cecil is a village in Paulding County, Ohio, United States. The population was 188 at the 2010 census.

History

A post office with the name Crane was established December 31, 1866; the name was changed to Cecil with effect from June 8, 1868.

Cecil was named for a railroad official.

Geography

Cecil is located at 41°13′9″N 84°36′10″W / 41.21917°N 84.60278°W / 41.21917; -84.60278 (41.219177, -84.602783).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.46 square miles (3.78 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 169
1890 348 105.9%
1900 326 −6.3%
1910 290 −11.0%
1920 263 −9.3%
1930 250 −4.9%
1940 266 6.4%
1950 266 0.0%
1960 288 8.3%
1970 295 2.4%
1980 267 −9.5%
1990 249 −6.7%
2000 216 −13.3%
2010 188 −13.0%
2019 (est.) 178 −5.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 188 people, 71 households, and 47 families living in the village. The population density was 128.8 inhabitants per square mile (49.7/km2). There were 85 housing units at an average density of 58.2 per square mile (22.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.7% White, 2.7% African American, 0.5% Native American, and 2.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.8% of the population.

There were 71 households, of which 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.7% were married couples living together, 14.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.8% were non-families. 25.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.13.

The median age in the village was 37.5 years. 27.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29.7% were from 25 to 44; 24% were from 45 to 64; and 9.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 54.8% male and 45.2% female.

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