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Fultonham, Ohio
Village
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Reproduction Mail Pouch tobacco barn
Nickname(s): 
Old Town
Location of Fultonham, Ohio
Location of Fultonham, Ohio
Location of Fultonham in Muskingum County
Location of Fultonham in Muskingum County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Muskingum
Township Newton
Area
 • Total 0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2)
 • Land 0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
994 ft (303 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 176
 • Estimate 
(2019)
161
 • Density 1,750.00/sq mi (675.03/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43738
Area code(s) 740
FIPS code 39-29064
GNIS feature ID 1064694

Fultonham is a village in Muskingum County, Ohio, United States. The population was 176 at the 2010 census. It was named for postmaster Robert Fulton.

History

East Fultonham was originally called Uniontown, and under the latter name was platted in 1815. A post office called Uniontown was established in 1818, and the name was changed to Fultonham in 1828.

Geography

Fultonham is located at 39°51′19″N 82°8′30″W / 39.85528°N 82.14167°W / 39.85528; -82.14167 (39.855355, -82.141785).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 245
1910 210 −14.3%
1920 168 −20.0%
1930 165 −1.8%
1940 240 45.5%
1950 232 −3.3%
1960 213 −8.2%
1970 228 7.0%
1980 281 23.2%
1990 178 −36.7%
2000 151 −15.2%
2010 176 16.6%
2019 (est.) 161 −8.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 176 people, 61 households, and 46 families living in the village. The population density was 1,100.0 inhabitants per square mile (424.7/km2). There were 69 housing units at an average density of 431.3 per square mile (166.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 61 households, of which 41.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.6% were married couples living together, 26.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.6% were non-families. 19.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.89 and the average family size was 3.28.

The median age in the village was 33.7 years. 27.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.9% were from 25 to 44; 24.5% were from 45 to 64; and 11.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.4% male and 50.6% female.

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