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New Waterford, Ohio
Village
Village of New Waterford
A dam across Bull Creek impounds a pond in the village park.
A dam across Bull Creek impounds a pond in the village park.
Location of New Waterford in Columbiana County and in the State of Ohio
Location of New Waterford in Columbiana County and in the State of Ohio
Country United States
State Ohio
County Columbiana
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
Area
 • Total 0.91 sq mi (2.35 km2)
 • Land 0.91 sq mi (2.35 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,047 ft (319 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 1,194
 • Density 1,312.09/sq mi (508.09/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44445
Area code(s) 330, 234
FIPS code 39-55790
GNIS feature ID 1065139
School District Crestview Local
Website https://newwaterford-oh.gov/

New Waterford is a village in Unity Township, Columbiana County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,194 at the 2020 census. New Waterford is located in the Salem, OH Micropolitan Statistical Area.

History

New Waterford was laid out circa 1851.

In the 19th century, New Waterford contained sawmills and gristmills powered by the Big Bull Creek.

Geography

New Waterford is located at 40°50′52″N 80°37′2″W / 40.84778°N 80.61722°W / 40.84778; -80.61722 (40.847654, -80.617113).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.89 square miles (2.31 km2), all land.

Demographics

New Waterford, Ohio Post Office
New Waterford Post Office
Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 192
1910 509
1920 438 −13.9%
1930 491 12.1%
1940 547 11.4%
1950 610 11.5%
1960 711 16.6%
1970 735 3.4%
1980 1,314 78.8%
1990 1,278 −2.7%
2000 1,391 8.8%
2010 1,238 −11.0%
2020 1,194 −3.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,238 people, 513 households, and 348 families living in the village. The population density was 1,391.0 inhabitants per square mile (537.1/km2). There were 558 housing units at an average density of 627.0 per square mile (242.1/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.1% White, 0.2% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 0.1% from other races, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.6% of the population.

There were 513 households, of which 30.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.3% were married couples living together, 13.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.2% were non-families. 29.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 2.94.

The median age in the village was 40.1 years. 24% of residents were under the age of 18; 8.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.3% were from 25 to 44; 28.3% were from 45 to 64; and 16% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.1% male and 52.9% female.

Education

Children in New Waterford are served by the Crestview Local School District. The current schools in the district are:

  • Crestview Elementary School – 3407 Middleton Road, grades PreK-4
  • Crestview Middle School – 44100 Crestview Road, grades 5-8
  • Crestview High School – 44100 Crestview Road, grades 9-12
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