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Hayesville, Ohio
Village
Village Hall
Village Hall
Location of Hayesville, Ohio
Location of Hayesville, Ohio
Location of Hayesville in Ashland County
Location of Hayesville in Ashland County
Coordinates: 40°46′26″N 82°15′42″W / 40.77389°N 82.26167°W / 40.77389; -82.26167Coordinates: 40°46′26″N 82°15′42″W / 40.77389°N 82.26167°W / 40.77389; -82.26167
Country United States
State Ohio
County Ashland
Area
 • Total 0.74 sq mi (1.92 km2)
 • Land 0.74 sq mi (1.91 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
1,240 ft (378 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 448
 • Estimate 
(2019)
458
 • Density 620.60/sq mi (239.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44838
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-34636
GNIS feature ID 1064816

Hayesville is a village in Ashland County, Ohio, United States. The population was 448 at the 2010 census.

History

The first settlers came to the Hayesville area in 1817. A post office for the settlers was established in 1827 at Hayes Cross Roads. Hayesville was laid out in Vermillion Township and plots were recorded in Mansfield, Ohio on October 26, 1830. The village was named after Linus Hayes, proprietor. Hayes Cross Roads was later renamed Hayesville. The village of Hayesville was incorporated in 1849.

Geography

Hayesville is located at 40°46′26″N 82°15′42″W / 40.77389°N 82.26167°W / 40.77389; -82.26167 (40.773853, -82.261753).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.74 square miles (1.92 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1850 441
1860 336 −23.8%
1870 576 71.4%
1880 563 −2.3%
1890 430 −23.6%
1900 332 −22.8%
1910 338 1.8%
1920 247 −26.9%
1930 382 54.7%
1940 363 −5.0%
1950 381 5.0%
1960 435 14.2%
1970 506 16.3%
1980 518 2.4%
1990 457 −11.8%
2000 348 −23.9%
2010 448 28.7%
2019 (est.) 458 2.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 448 people, 184 households, and 135 families living in the village. The population density was 605.4 inhabitants per square mile (233.7/km2). There were 192 housing units at an average density of 259.5 per square mile (100.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.4% White, 0.2% Asian, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.4% of the population.

There were 184 households, of which 31.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.4% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.6% were non-families. 22.8% 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 2.43 and the average family size was 2.84.

The median age in the village was 42.8 years. 23.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.2% were from 25 to 44; 27.9% were from 45 to 64; and 17.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 52.2% male and 47.8% female.

Notable person

  • Ralph Eugene Diffendorfer, Methodist clergyman and one of the designers of the Christian flag
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