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College Corner, Ohio
Village of College Corner
College Corner Union Elementary School; Indiana is on the left, and Ohio on the right
College Corner Union Elementary School; Indiana is on the left, and Ohio on the right
Location of College Corner, Ohio
Location of College Corner, Ohio
Location of College Corner in Preble County
Location of College Corner in Preble County
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Preble, Butler
 • Total 0.26 sq mi (0.68 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
981 ft (299 m)
 • Total 407
 • Estimate 
 • Density 1,668.00/sq mi (643.73/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 513
FIPS code 39-16700
GNIS feature ID 1060986
College Corner (top) and West College Corner, Indiana from the air looking east. The state line runs almost horizontally across the top of the picture, along State Line Road.

College Corner is a village in Butler and Preble counties in the southwestern part of the U.S. state of Ohio, 5 miles (8 km) northwest of Oxford. The population was 407 at the 2010 census.

The village lies on the state line with Indiana, where it borders the town of West College Corner, Indiana. The public school, part of the Union County–College Corner Joint School District, is bisected by the state line and is operated jointly with the Indiana authorities.

The Preble County portion of College Corner is part of the Dayton Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Butler County portion is part of the CincinnatiMiddletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area.


It was settled in 1811 and takes its name from its position in the northwestern corner of the "College Township", the survey township designated the previous year by the Ohio General Assembly as the site of the state college that became Miami University. This survey township was later organized as a civil township, Oxford Township.

College Corner was laid out in 1837.


College Corner is located at 39°34′4″N 84°48′45″W / 39.56778°N 84.81250°W / 39.56778; -84.81250 (39.567851, -84.812537).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), of which 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 378
1910 379 0.3%
1920 348 −8.2%
1930 375 7.8%
1940 379 1.1%
1950 468 23.5%
1960 439 −6.2%
1970 408 −7.1%
1980 364 −10.8%
1990 379 4.1%
2000 424 11.9%
2010 407 −4.0%
2019 (est.) 417 2.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 407 people, 172 households, and 107 families living in the village. The population density was 1,628.0 inhabitants per square mile (628.6/km2). There were 209 housing units at an average density of 836.0 per square mile (322.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.1% White, 1.0% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.2% Asian, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.2% of the population.

There were 172 households, of which 30.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.5% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.8% were non-families. 33.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.37 and the average family size was 3.02.

The median age in the village was 38.1 years. 23.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29% were from 25 to 44; 27.1% were from 45 to 64; and 11.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.4% male and 49.6% female.

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