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Sharonville, Ohio
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Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Detailed map of Sharonville
Detailed map of Sharonville
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Hamilton
 • Total 9.86 sq mi (25.54 km2)
 • Land 9.81 sq mi (25.40 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.14 km2)
584 ft (178 m)
 • Total 13,560
 • Estimate 
 • Density 1,395.19/sq mi (538.68/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 513
FIPS code 39-71892
GNIS feature ID 1061198

Sharonville is a city largely in Hamilton county in the U.S. state of Ohio. The population was 13,560 at the 2010 census. Of this, 11,197 lived in Hamilton County and 2,363 lived in the southeast corner of West Chester Township in Butler County.

Sharonville is part of the Cincinnati metropolitan area and located about 13 mi from downtown Cincinnati.


Settlers arrived in what is now Sharonville in 1788. The community was first known as Sharon. The village of Sharonville was incorporated in 1911 and received its city rights in 1962.


Sharonville is located at 39°16′53″N 84°23′50″W / 39.28139°N 84.39722°W / 39.28139; -84.39722 (39.281259, -84.397253).

It is part of the Cincinnati metropolitan area.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.89 square miles (25.61 km2), of which 9.83 square miles (25.46 km2) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 753
1930 1,111 47.5%
1940 1,157 4.1%
1950 1,318 13.9%
1960 3,890 195.1%
1970 11,393 192.9%
1980 10,108 −11.3%
1990 13,153 30.1%
2000 13,804 4.9%
2010 13,560 −1.8%
2019 (est.) 13,684 0.9%

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 13,560 people, 6,187 households, and 3,429 families living in the city. The population density was 1,379.5 inhabitants per square mile (532.6/km2). There were 6,647 housing units at an average density of 676.2 per square mile (261.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 79.7% White, 8.7% African American, 0.2% Native American, 4.0% Asian, 0.3% Pacific Islander, 4.1% from other races, and 3.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.0% of the population.

There were 6,187 households, of which 23.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.4% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 44.6% were non-families. 37.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.88.

The median age in the city was 40.8 years. 20% of residents were under the age of 18; 8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.7% were from 25 to 44; 27.6% were from 45 to 64; and 17.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 47.8% male and 52.2% female.


Sharonville is home to the Heritage Village Museum, an open-air historic house museum.


Ford Motor Company owns the Sharonville Transmission plant, which covers roughly one square mile.

Sharonville is also the home of Gorilla Glue's headquarters.


Sharonville is home to Princeton High School, the secondary school of the Princeton City Schools, a consolidated school district encompassing the communities of Evendale, Glendale, Lincoln Heights, Sharonville, Springdale and Woodlawn. Other schools within Sharonville include Princeton Community Middle School, Sharonville Elementary School, Stewart Elementary School, Heritage Hill Elementary School and St. Michael Elementary school. Also, Scarlet Oaks (one of the four campuses of the Great Oaks Institute of Technology and Career Development) is located in Sharonville.

Sharonville is served by a branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Notable people

  • Carmen Electra, actress and dancer
  • Tom Waddle, football analyst and former NFL player
  • Liz Wheeler, political commentary, analyst
  • Spencer Ware, NFL Football Player

See also

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