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Location of Metamora, Ohio
Location of Metamora in Fulton County
|• Total||0.83 sq mi (2.15 km2)|
|• Land||0.82 sq mi (2.12 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.04 km2)|
|Elevation||722 ft (220 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||744.19/sq mi (287.23/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1048968|
The first settlement at Metamora was made in the 1830s. A post office called Metamora has been in operation since 1841.
The name of Metamora is from a play titled: Metamora, Last of the Wampanoags. Author Edwin Forrest-Tom Kelleher. This Play led three new Midwestern towns—in Ohio, Indiana and Illinois—to adopt the name Metamora.
Metamora (also known as Amboy) is located at(41.711239, -83.910259).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.84 square miles (2.18 km2), of which 0.83 square miles (2.15 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 627 people, 221 households, and 168 families living in the village. The population density was 755.4 inhabitants per square mile (291.7/km2). There were 234 housing units at an average density of 281.9 per square mile (108.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.2% White, 0.2% Native American, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.2% of the population.
There were 221 households, of which 42.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.7% were married couples living together, 10.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.0% were non-families. 20.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.32.
The median age in the village was 36.9 years. 29.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.6% were from 25 to 44; 26.6% were from 45 to 64; and 10.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
Evergreen Local School District administers three schools: Evergreen Elementary School, Evergreen Middle School, and Evergreen High School. The Evergreen Community Library is the village's lending library.
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