Tue . 20 Jun 2020
TR | RU | UK | KK | BE |

Defiance County, Ohio

defiance county ohio health department, defiance county ohio board of elections
Defiance County is a county located in the US state of Ohio As of the 2010 census, the population was 39,0372 Its county seat is Defiance3 The county was named after an early Army fortification, Fort Defiance, which was so named by Mad Anthony Wayne to signify the settlers' "defiance" of the Indians45

The Defiance, OH Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Defiance County

Contents

  • 1 Geography
    • 11 Adjacent counties
  • 2 Demographics
    • 21 2000 census
    • 22 2010 census
  • 3 Politics
  • 4 Communities
    • 41 City
    • 42 Villages
    • 43 Townships
    • 44 Unincorporated communities
  • 5 In popular culture
  • 6 See also
  • 7 References
  • 8 External links

Geographyedit

According to the US Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 414 square miles 1,070 km2, of which 411 square miles 1,060 km2 is land and 27 square miles 70 km2 07% is water6

Adjacent countiesedit

  • Williams County north
  • Henry County east
  • Putnam County southeast
  • Paulding County south
  • Allen County, Indiana southwest
  • DeKalb County, Indiana west

Demographicsedit

Census
Historical population
Pop
1850 6,966
1860 11,886 706%
1870 15,719 322%
1880 22,515 432%
1890 25,769 145%
1900 26,387 24%
1910 24,498 −72%
1920 24,549 02%
1930 22,714 −75%
1940 24,367 73%
1950 25,925 64%
1960 31,508 215%
1970 36,949 173%
1980 39,987 82%
1990 39,350 −16%
2000 39,500 04%
2010 39,037 −12%
Est 2016 38,158 −23%
US Decennial Census8
1790-19609 1900-199010
1990-200011 2010-20132

2000 censusedit

As of the census12 of 2000, there were 39,500 people, 15,138 households, and 11,020 families residing in the county The population density was 96 people per square mile 37/km² There were 16,040 housing units at an average density of 39 per square mile 15/km² The racial makeup of the county was 9259% White, 175% Black or African American, 026% Native American, 036% Asian, 002% Pacific Islander, 359% from other races, and 143% from two or more races 723% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race 456% were of German, 135% American, 68% Irish and 51% English ancestry according to Census 2000

There were 15,138 households out of which 3430% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 5890% were married couples living together, 960% had a female householder with no husband present, and 2720% were non-families 2300% of all households were made up of individuals and 950% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older The average household size was 257 and the average family size was 302

In the county, the population was spread out with 2650% under the age of 18, 920% from 18 to 24, 2740% from 25 to 44, 2390% from 45 to 64, and 1290% who were 65 years of age or older The median age was 36 years For every 100 females there were 9730 males For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 9490 males

The median income for a household in the county was $44,938, and the median income for a family was $50,876 Males had a median income of $37,936 versus $23,530 for females The per capita income for the county was $19,667 About 450% of families and 560% of the population were below the poverty line, including 640% of those under age 18 and 530% of those age 65 or over

2010 censusedit

As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 39,037 people, 15,268 households, and 10,792 families residing in the county13 The population density was 949 inhabitants per square mile 366/km2 There were 16,729 housing units at an average density of 407 per square mile 157/km214 The racial makeup of the county was 928% white, 19% black or African American, 03% Asian, 03% American Indian, 28% from other races, and 20% from two or more races Those of Hispanic or Latino origin made up 87% of the population13 In terms of ancestry, 423% were German, 125% were Irish, 96% were English, and 77% were American15

Of the 15,268 households, 324% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 551% were married couples living together, 108% had a female householder with no husband present, 293% were non-families, and 246% of all households were made up of individuals The average household size was 251 and the average family size was 297 The median age was 394 years13

The median income for a household in the county was $44,480 and the median income for a family was $54,472 Males had a median income of $44,354 versus $30,610 for females The per capita income for the county was $22,139 About 112% of families and 127% of the population were below the poverty line, including 180% of those under age 18 and 71% of those age 65 or over16

Politicsedit

Presidential Elections Results17
Year Republican Democratic Third Parties
2016 637% 11,688 293% 5,368 71% 1,293
2012 555% 10,176 422% 7,732 24% 431
2008 541% 10,407 437% 8,399 22% 426
2004 616% 11,397 377% 6,975 08% 144
2000 587% 9,540 380% 6,175 33% 527
1996 470% 7,469 399% 6,343 131% 2,081
1992 418% 7,195 333% 5,735 249% 4,281
1988 631% 9,566 360% 5,448 09% 139
1984 679% 10,951 310% 5,004 11% 175
1980 598% 9,358 326% 5,096 76% 1,185
1976 550% 7,526 428% 5,850 22% 303
1972 654% 8,914 321% 4,377 25% 339
1968 526% 7,348 407% 5,686 66% 925
1964 367% 5,048 633% 8,707
1960 631% 8,912 369% 5,207
1956 690% 8,786 310% 3,941
1952 680% 8,834 320% 4,161
1948 569% 5,927 428% 4,454 03% 28
1944 672% 7,450 328% 3,634
1940 650% 8,010 350% 4,313
1936 428% 5,000 481% 5,608 91% 1,062
1932 365% 3,871 617% 6,532 18% 192
1928 643% 6,289 357% 3,487
1924 526% 4,841 350% 3,227 124% 1,145
1920 605% 5,987 376% 3,723 18% 180
1916 424% 2,565 555% 3,359 22% 131
1912 158% 872 506% 2,784 336% 1,848
1908 391% 2,531 579% 3,754 30% 197
1904 474% 3,032 503% 3,216 23% 144
1900 408% 2,684 572% 3,766 20% 130
1896 360% 2,414 632% 4,239 08% 50
1892 351% 2,062 564% 3,311 86% 503
1888 372% 2,245 592% 3,567 36% 218
1884 396% 2,184 596% 3,288 09% 47
1880 384% 1,977 610% 3,140 06% 30
1876 344% 1,520 654% 2,888 02% 7
1872 383% 1,093 603% 1,720 14% 40

Based on how closely the county came to matching the nationwide vote for the winning Presidential candidate, Defiance deviated the least of any county from 1980 to 2004 In 2004, the difference between the points swing vs the national trend was just 005% All the other elections since 1980 have been tight margins: 46% in 2000, 04% in 1996, 004% exactly in 1992, 06% in 1988, 003 in 1984, and 21% in 198018

In 2008, it lost its bellwether status, voting for John McCain with 54% of the vote in the year that Barack Obama won the presidency19

Communitiesedit

Map of Defiance County, Ohio with Municipal and Township Labels

Cityedit

  • Defiance county seat

Villagesedit

  • Hicksville
  • Ney
  • Sherwood

Townshipsedit

  • Adams
  • Defiance
  • Delaware
  • Farmer
  • Hicksville
  • Highland
  • Mark
  • Milford
  • Noble
  • Richland
  • Tiffin
  • Washington

Unincorporated communitiesedit

  • Ashwood
  • Ayersville
  • Brunersburg
  • Evansport
  • Farmer
  • Independence
  • Jewell
  • Mark Center
  • Moats
  • Rosedale
  • Six Corners
  • The Bend

In popular cultureedit

The closeness of elections in Defiance County has also been referenced in fiction; the ABC political drama Scandal in its second season had as the center of the ongoing plot of the first half of that season, a vote manipulation conspiracy which bent the presidential election towards Republican candidate Fitzgerald Grant based on tampering of the voting machines in Defiance County

See alsoedit

  • National Register of Historic Places listings in Defiance County, Ohio

Referencesedit

  1. ^ "Ohio County Profiles: Defiance County" PDF Ohio Department of Development Archived from the original PDF on 2007-06-21 Retrieved 2007-04-28 
  2. ^ a b "State & County QuickFacts" United States Census Bureau Retrieved February 7, 2015 
  3. ^ "Find a County" National Association of Counties Archived from the original on 2011-05-31 Retrieved 2011-06-07 
  4. ^ "Maumee Valley Heritage Corridor" Retrieved 2007-04-05 
  5. ^ Gannett, Henry 1905 The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States Govt Print Off p 102 
  6. ^ "2010 Census Gazetteer Files" United States Census Bureau August 22, 2012 Archived from the original on May 4, 2014 Retrieved February 7, 2015 
  7. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates" Retrieved June 9, 2017 
  8. ^ "US Decennial Census" United States Census Bureau Archived from the original on May 12, 2015 Retrieved February 7, 2015 
  9. ^ "Historical Census Browser" University of Virginia Library Retrieved February 7, 2015 
  10. ^ Forstall, Richard L, ed March 27, 1995 "Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990" United States Census Bureau Retrieved February 7, 2015 
  11. ^ "Census 2000 PHC-T-4 Ranking Tables for Counties: 1990 and 2000" PDF United States Census Bureau April 2, 2001 Retrieved February 7, 2015 
  12. ^ "American FactFinder" United States Census Bureau Archived from the original on 2013-09-11 Retrieved 2008-01-31 
  13. ^ a b c "DP-1 Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data" United States Census Bureau Retrieved 2015-12-27 
  14. ^ "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County" United States Census Bureau Retrieved 2015-12-27 
  15. ^ "DP02 SELECTED SOCIAL CHARACTERISTICS IN THE UNITED STATES – 2006-2010 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates" United States Census Bureau Retrieved 2015-12-27 
  16. ^ "DP03 SELECTED ECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS – 2006-2010 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates" United States Census Bureau Retrieved 2015-12-27 
  17. ^ http://uselectionatlasorg/RESULTS
  18. ^ 1
  19. ^ 2

External linksedit

  • Defiance County Government's website
‹ The template below Geographic location is being considered for deletion See templates for discussion to help reach a consensus ›

Coordinates: 41°19′N 84°29′W / 4132°N 8449°W / 4132; -8449

defiance county ohio auditor property search, defiance county ohio birth records, defiance county ohio board of elections, defiance county ohio common pleas court, defiance county ohio fair, defiance county ohio genealogy society, defiance county ohio health department, defiance county ohio recorder, defiance county ohio road map, defiance county ohio sheriff's office


Defiance County, Ohio Information about

Defiance County, Ohio


  • user icon

    Defiance County, Ohio beatiful post thanks!

    29.10.2014


Defiance County, Ohio
Defiance County, Ohio
Defiance County, Ohio viewing the topic.
Defiance County, Ohio what, Defiance County, Ohio who, Defiance County, Ohio explanation

There are excerpts from wikipedia on this article and video

Random Posts

Picts

Picts

The Picts were a tribal confederation of peoples who lived in what is today eastern and northern Sco...
Visual prosthesis

Visual prosthesis

A visual prosthesis, often referred to as a bionic eye, is an experimental visual device intended to...
Mini rugby

Mini rugby

Mini rugby, also known as New Image Rugby, is a form of rugby union designed to introduce the sport ...
List of synthetic polymers

List of synthetic polymers

Synthetic polymers are human-made polymers From the utility point of view they can be classified int...