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Clarksburg, Ohio
Village
Location of Clarksburg, Ohio
Location of Clarksburg, Ohio
Location of Clarksburg in Ross County
Location of Clarksburg in Ross County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Ross
Area
 • Total 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Land 0.17 sq mi (0.44 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 771 ft (235 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 455
 • Estimate (2012) 455
 • Density 2,676.5/sq mi (1,033.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43115
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-15336
GNIS feature ID 1060975

Clarksburg is a village in Ross County, Ohio, United States. The population was 455 at the 2010 census.

History

The first permanent settlement at Clarksburg was made c. 1800. Clarksburg was platted in 1817 by George Clark, and named for him.

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Geography

Clarksburg is located at 39°30′23″N 83°9′16″W / 39.50639°N 83.15444°W / 39.50639; -83.15444 (39.506388, -83.154524).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 308
1890 378 22.7%
1900 551 45.8%
1910 558 1.3%
1920 420 −24.7%
1930 400 −4.8%
1940 390 −2.5%
1950 391 0.3%
1960 438 12.0%
1970 457 4.3%
1980 483 5.7%
1990 523 8.3%
2000 516 −1.3%
2010 455 −11.8%
Est. 2015 459 0.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 455 people, 166 households, and 117 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,676.5 inhabitants per square mile (1,033.4/km2). There were 184 housing units at an average density of 1,082.4 per square mile (417.9/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.5% White, 0.2% African American, 0.4% from other races, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.8% of the population.

There were 166 households of which 38.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 15.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 29.5% were non-families. 22.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 12% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.23.

The median age in the village was 34.8 years. 29% of residents were under the age of 18; 8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.8% were from 25 to 44; 23% were from 45 to 64; and 14.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.3% male and 52.7% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 516 people, 178 households, and 131 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,772.9 people per square mile (1,048.6/km²). There were 190 housing units at an average density of 1,021.0 per square mile (386.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.48% White, 1.55% African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.58% from other races, and 0.19% from two or more races.

There were 178 households out of which 37.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.4% were married couples living together, 15.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.4% were non-families. 20.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.20.

In the village, the population was spread out with 28.5% under the age of 18, 9.7% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 100.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $32,159, and the median income for a family was $36,667. Males had a median income of $30,781 versus $17,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $12,064. About 14.6% of families and 18.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.4% of those under age 18 and 18.8% of those age 65 or over.


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