Tuscarawas, Ohio facts for kids
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Location of Tuscarawas, Ohio
Location of Tuscarawas in Tuscarawas County
|• Total||0.74 sq mi (1.91 km2)|
|• Land||0.71 sq mi (1.84 km2)|
|• Water||0.03 sq mi (0.07 km2)|
|Elevation||850 ft (259 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||1,481.01/sq mi (571.88/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1061714|
A post office called Tuscarawas has been in operation since 1828. The village derives its name from the Tuscarora Indians.
Tuscarawas is located at Tuscarawas River.(40.396377, -81.404150), along the
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.74 square miles (1.92 km2), of which 0.71 square miles (1.84 km2) is land and 0.03 square miles (0.08 km2) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,056 people, 439 households, and 274 families living in the village. The population density was 1,487.3 inhabitants per square mile (574.2/km2). There were 475 housing units at an average density of 669.0 per square mile (258.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 99.0% White, 0.1% African American, 0.5% Asian, and 0.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.4% of the population.
There were 439 households, of which 29.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 5.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.6% were non-families. 32.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 19.1% 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 3.08.
The median age in the village was 39.9 years. 24.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.1% were from 25 to 44; 28% were from 45 to 64; and 17% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.8% male and 50.2% female.
Indian Valley Middle School is located in Tuscarawas. Tuscarawas is served by a branch of the Tuscarawas County Public Library.
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