Damascus, Ohio facts for kids
Location of Damascus, Ohio
|• Total||0.81 sq mi (2.09 km2)|
|• Land||0.80 sq mi (2.07 km2)|
|• Water||0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||1,115 ft (340 m)|
|• Density||554/sq mi (214.0/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||330, 234|
Damascus is a census-designated place (CDP) in southwestern Goshen Township in Mahoning County and northwestern Butler Township in Columbiana County in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 443. Damascus has a post office, with the ZIP code of 44619. Its elevation is 1,211 feet (369 m), and it is located at (40.9020031, -80.9550891). The community lies at the intersection of U.S. Route 62 and State Routes 173 and 534.
The Mahoning County portion of Damascus is part of the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Columbiana County portion is part of the Salem, OH Micropolitan Statistical Area.
The Damascus post office opened in 1828.
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