Denver, Ross County, Ohio facts for kids

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Denver, Ohio
Unincorporated community
Junction of Denver Road and Mount Tabor Road in Denver, Ohio.
Junction of Denver Road and Mount Tabor Road in Denver, Ohio.
Location of Huntington Township and Denver within Ross County
Location of Huntington Township and Denver within Ross County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Ross
Township Huntington
Elevation 836 ft (254.8 m)
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP Code 45647
GNIS feature ID 1064531
FIPS place code 21756

Denver is an unincorporated community located in southern Huntington Township, Ross County, Ohio, United States. It is in the south of the county, near the boundary with Pike County.

Denver is at 39°11′36″N 83°03′21″W / 39.19333°N 83.05583°W / 39.19333; -83.05583. The FIPS place code is 21756. The elevation is 836 feet above sea level.

History

The community's name is a transfer from Denver, Colorado. A post office called Denver was established in 1882, and remained in operation until 1935. Besides the post office, Denver had a country store.


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