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Etna, Ohio
Location of Etna in Ohio
Location of Etna in Ohio
Country United States
State Ohio
County Licking
Township Etna
 • Total 0.64 sq mi (1.66 km2)
 • Land 0.64 sq mi (1.65 km2)
 • Water 0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)
1,060 ft (320 m)
 • Total 1,215
 • Density 1,912/sq mi (738.4/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
43062 (Pataskala)
FIPS code 39-25676
GNIS feature ID 1040239

Etna (formerly Carthage) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Licking County, Ohio, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 1,215. It lies at an elevation of 1,069 feet (326 m) at the intersection of U.S. Route 40 and State Route 310. It was listed as a census-designated place in 2010.


Etna was originally called Carthage, and under the latter name was laid out in 1832 when the National Road was being built to that point. The present name is derived from Etna Township. A post office called Etna has been in operation since 1833.

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