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Roaming Shores, Ohio
Location of Roaming Shores, Ohio
Location of Roaming Shores, Ohio
Location of Roaming Shores in Ashtabula County
Location of Roaming Shores in Ashtabula County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Ashtabula
 • Total 2.82 sq mi (7.30 km2)
 • Land 2.10 sq mi (5.43 km2)
 • Water 0.72 sq mi (1.86 km2)
869 ft (265 m)
 • Total 1,508
 • Estimate 
 • Density 692.09/sq mi (267.24/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
Area code(s) 440
FIPS code 39-67600
GNIS feature ID 1052967

Roaming Shores is a village in Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,508 at the 2010 census.


Roaming Shores is located at 41°38′20″N 80°49′42″W / 41.63889°N 80.82833°W / 41.63889; -80.82833 (41.638884, -80.828243).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.82 square miles (7.30 km2), of which 2.10 square miles (5.44 km2) is land and 0.72 square miles (1.86 km2) is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 581
1990 775 33.4%
2000 1,239 59.9%
2010 1,508 21.7%
2019 (est.) 1,452 −3.7%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,508 people, 582 households, and 433 families living in the village. The population density was 718.1 inhabitants per square mile (277.3/km2). There were 866 housing units at an average density of 412.4 per square mile (159.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.6% White, 0.5% African American, 0.3% Asian, and 0.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.5% of the population.

There were 582 households, of which 34.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.8% were married couples living together, 6.5% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 25.6% were non-families. 20.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 2.98.

The median age in the village was 40.2 years. 24.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.8% were from 25 to 44; 29.3% were from 45 to 64; and 13.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.6% male and 49.4% female.

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