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Fredericksburg, Ohio
Village
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Location of Fredericksburg, Ohio
Location of Fredericksburg, Ohio
Location within Wayne County
Location within Wayne County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Wayne
Township Salt Creek
Area
 • Total 0.34 sq mi (0.88 km2)
 • Land 0.34 sq mi (0.88 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 971 ft (296 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 423
 • Estimate (2012) 423
 • Density 1,244.1/sq mi (480.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44627
Area code(s) 330
FIPS code 39-28616
GNIS feature ID 1061080

Fredericksburg is a village in Salt Creek Township, Wayne County, Ohio, United States. The population was 423 at the 2010 census.

Fredericksburg was platted in 1824 by Jacob Frederick, and named for him.

Geography

Fredericksburg is located at 40°40′38″N 81°52′12″W / 40.67722°N 81.87°W / 40.67722; -81.87 (40.677129, -81.870131).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1850 573
1860 590 3.0%
1870 539 −8.6%
1880 550 2.0%
1890 600 9.1%
1900 511 −14.8%
1910 507 −0.8%
1920 480 −5.3%
1930 483 0.6%
1940 485 0.4%
1950 517 6.6%
1960 565 9.3%
1970 601 6.4%
1980 511 −15.0%
1990 502 −1.8%
2000 487 −3.0%
2010 423 −13.1%
Est. 2015 423 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 423 people, 177 households, and 116 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,244.1 inhabitants per square mile (480.3/km2). There were 192 housing units at an average density of 564.7 per square mile (218.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.3% White, 0.5% Asian, and 0.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.2% of the population.

There were 177 households of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 34.5% were non-families. 29.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.5% 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 2.97.

The median age in the village was 33.8 years. 24.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 28.8% were from 25 to 44; 22.9% were from 45 to 64; and 15.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 487 people, 184 households, and 128 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,474.6 people per square mile (569.8/km²). There were 189 housing units at an average density of 572.3 per square mile (221.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.95% White, and 2.05% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.21% of the population.

Fredericksburg map 2
Detailed map of Fredericksburg, Ohio

There were 184 households out of which 34.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.1% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.9% were non-families. 26.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.21.

In the village, the population was spread out with 28.7% under the age of 18, 9.2% from 18 to 24, 26.9% from 25 to 44, 21.4% from 45 to 64, and 13.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.7 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $32,500, and the median income for a family was $40,156. Males had a median income of $30,179 versus $19,861 for females. The per capita income for the village was $11,690. About 4.8% of families and 7.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.1% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Notable natives

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