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Tiro, Ohio
Village
Main Street
Main Street
Location of Tiro, Ohio
Location of Tiro, Ohio
Location of Tiro in Crawford County
Location of Tiro in Crawford County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Crawford
Township Auburn
Area
 • Total 0.41 sq mi (1.08 km2)
 • Land 0.41 sq mi (1.08 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,053 ft (321 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 280
 • Estimate 
(2019)
262
 • Density 631.33/sq mi (243.68/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44887
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-76932
GNIS feature ID 1061694

Tiro is a village in Crawford County, Ohio, United States. The population was 280 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Tiro is located at 40°54′24″N 82°46′19″W / 40.90667°N 82.77194°W / 40.90667; -82.77194 (40.906753, -82.772054).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.41 square miles (1.06 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 103
1900 293
1910 321 9.6%
1920 283 −11.8%
1930 303 7.1%
1940 315 4.0%
1950 335 6.3%
1960 334 −0.3%
1970 310 −7.2%
1980 279 −10.0%
1990 246 −11.8%
2000 281 14.2%
2010 280 −0.4%
2019 (est.) 262 −6.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 280 people, 85 households, and 71 families living in the village. The population density was 682.9 inhabitants per square mile (263.7/km2). There were 106 housing units at an average density of 258.5 per square mile (99.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 96.8% White, 0.7% African American, 0.7% Asian, and 1.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.9% of the population.

There were 85 households, of which 43.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.6% were married couples living together, 21.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 16.5% were non-families. 14.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 4.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.29 and the average family size was 3.54.

The median age in the village was 35.6 years. 31.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.5% were from 25 to 44; 20.3% were from 45 to 64; and 13.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.6% male and 50.4% female.

Festivals

Tiro is home to the Testicle Festival every spring, featuring cooked testicles. This event is put on by the Tiro Tavern, a bar/diner located in Tiro.

The Testicle Festival was promoted by a contestant in a 2016 episode of the Ohio Lottery game show Cash Explosion during an unintentional blooper of a contestant interview conducted by hostess Sharon Bicknell.


Notable person

  • Russell Coffey, one of the last surviving World War I veterans
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