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Mineral City, Ohio
Village
Victorian homes on Ohio State Route 800
Victorian homes on Ohio State Route 800
Location of Mineral City, Ohio
Location of Mineral City, Ohio
Location of Mineral City in Tuscarawas County
Location of Mineral City in Tuscarawas County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Tuscarawas
Township Sandy
Area
 • Total 0.82 sq mi (2.12 km2)
 • Land 0.82 sq mi (2.12 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 945 ft (288 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 727
 • Estimate (2012) 724
 • Density 886.6/sq mi (342.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44656
Area code(s) 330
FIPS code 39-50764
GNIS feature ID 1057850

Mineral City is a village in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States. The population was 727 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Mineral City is located at 40°36′8″N 81°21′40″W / 40.60222°N 81.36111°W / 40.60222; -81.36111 (40.602164, -81.361242).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.82 square miles (2.12 km2), all land.

History

Mineral City was platted in 1853. The village was named for mineral deposits near the original town site.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 175
1880 642 266.9%
1890 893 39.1%
1900 1,220 36.6%
1910 1,032 −15.4%
1920 800 −22.5%
1930 840 5.0%
1940 820 −2.4%
1950 831 1.3%
1960 917 10.3%
1970 860 −6.2%
1980 884 2.8%
1990 725 −18.0%
2000 841 16.0%
2010 727 −13.6%
Est. 2015 723 −0.6%

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 727 people, 278 households, and 194 families residing in the village. The population density was 886.6 inhabitants per square mile (342.3/km2). There were 322 housing units at an average density of 392.7 per square mile (151.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.5% White, 1.8% African American, 0.1% Native American, 1.0% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, and 1.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.7% of the population.

There were 278 households of which 39.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.2% were married couples living together, 15.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.2% were non-families. 23.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.05.

The median age in the village was 36.3 years. 27.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.1% were from 25 to 44; 27.2% were from 45 to 64; and 8.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.0% male and 52.0% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 841 people, 306 households, and 235 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,036.6 people per square mile (400.9/km²). There were 331 housing units at an average density of 408.0 per square mile (157.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.22% White, 0.24% Native American, 0.48% from other races, and 1.07% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.43% of the population.

There were 306 households out of which 37.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.2% were married couples living together, 14.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.2% were non-families. 18.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.75 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the village, the population was spread out with 30.0% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 22.1% from 45 to 64, and 9.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 102.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $35,526, and the median income for a family was $38,375. Males had a median income of $28,958 versus $20,357 for females. The per capita income for the village was $13,498. About 7.6% of families and 8.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.9% of those under age 18 and 10.0% of those age 65 or over.


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