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Milton Center, Ohio
Village
Village hall on Defiance Street
Village hall on Defiance Street
Location of Milton Center, Ohio
Location of Milton Center, Ohio
Location of Milton Center in Wood County
Location of Milton Center in Wood County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Wood
Township Milton
Government
 • Type Village Council
Area
 • Total 0.40 sq mi (1.03 km2)
 • Land 0.40 sq mi (1.03 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
689 ft (210 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 144
 • Estimate 
(2019)
146
 • Density 366.83/sq mi (141.64/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43541
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-50708
GNIS feature ID 1080513

Milton Center is a village in Wood County, Ohio, United States. The population was 144 at the 2010 census.

History

Milton Center was platted in 1857. The village took its name from Milton Township. A post office called Milton Centre was established in 1861, and the name was changed to Milton Center in 1893. The village was incorporated in 1869.

Geography

Milton Center is located at 41°18′5″N 83°49′45″W / 41.30139°N 83.82917°W / 41.30139; -83.82917 (41.301347, -83.829233).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.40 square miles (1.04 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 106
1890 334 215.1%
1900 325 −2.7%
1910 350 7.7%
1920 194 −44.6%
1930 188 −3.1%
1940 226 20.2%
1950 201 −11.1%
1960 251 24.9%
1970 244 −2.8%
1980 181 −25.8%
1990 200 10.5%
2000 195 −2.5%
2010 144 −26.2%
2019 (est.) 146 1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 144 people, 53 households, and 37 families living in the village. The population density was 360.0 inhabitants per square mile (139.0/km2). There were 65 housing units at an average density of 162.5 per square mile (62.7/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 91.7% White, 0.7% Native American, 5.6% from other races, and 2.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 22.9% of the population.

There were 53 households, of which 34.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.9% were married couples living together, 15.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.2% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.72 and the average family size was 3.35.

The median age in the village was 36.5 years. 31.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.9% were from 25 to 44; 27.2% were from 45 to 64; and 16.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

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