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Sheffield, Ohio
Village
The old Burrell house
The old Burrell house
Location of Sheffield, Ohio
Location of Sheffield, Ohio
Location of Sheffield in Lorain County
Location of Sheffield in Lorain County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Lorain
Area
 • Total 10.84 sq mi (28.08 km2)
 • Land 10.74 sq mi (27.82 km2)
 • Water 0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)
Elevation 633 ft (193 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,982
 • Estimate (2012) 3,999
 • Density 370.8/sq mi (143.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 44054
Area code(s) 440
FIPS code 39-72060
GNIS feature ID 1048375

Sheffield is a village in Lorain County, Ohio, United States, along the Black River. The population was 3,982 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Sheffield is located at 41°26′53″N 82°5′0″W / 41.44806°N 82.083333°W / 41.44806; -82.083333 (41.448009, -82.083397).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 10.84 square miles (28.08 km2), of which 10.74 square miles (27.82 km2) is land and 0.10 square miles (0.26 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 733
1950 1,147 56.5%
1960 1,664 45.1%
1970 1,730 4.0%
1980 1,886 9.0%
1990 1,943 3.0%
2000 2,949 51.8%
2010 3,982 35.0%
Est. 2015 4,024 1.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 3,982 people, 1,581 households, and 1,160 families residing in the village. The population density was 370.8 inhabitants per square mile (143.2/km2). There were 1,666 housing units at an average density of 155.1 per square mile (59.9/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 89.3% White, 4.0% African American, 0.3% Native American, 2.7% Asian, 1.4% from other races, and 2.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.1% of the population.

There were 1,581 households of which 26.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.3% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 26.6% were non-families. 21.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 2.94.

The median age in the village was 45.2 years. 20.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.2% were from 25 to 44; 34.2% were from 45 to 64; and 16.2% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.3% male and 50.7% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 2,949 people, 1,089 households, and 866 families residing in the village. The population density was 272.6 people per square mile (105.2/km²). There were 1,147 housing units at an average density of 106.0 per square mile (40.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 90.88% White, 4.27% African American, 0.10% Native American, 0.81% Asian, 0.10% Pacific Islander, 2.61% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.93% of the population.

There were 1,089 households out of which 34.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.4% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.4% were non-families. 16.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the village, the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 29.3% from 25 to 44, 26.2% from 45 to 64, and 11.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 94.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $59,816, and the median income for a family was $66,136. Males had a median income of $43,313 versus $35,174 for females. The per capita income for the village was $25,218. About 2.5% of families and 3.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.1% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.


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