Baltic, Ohio

Baltic is a village in Coshocton, Holmes, and Tuscarawas counties in the U.S. state of Ohio. The population was 795 at the 2010 census. The Raber's Almanac for the Amish community is published here. Baltic is also home to the garage door opener factory of The Genie Company, one of the few companies to manufacture them in the USA.

Baltic, Ohio
Baltic Elementary School
Baltic Elementary School
Location of Baltic, Ohio
Location of Baltic, Ohio
Location of Baltic in Tuscarawas County
Location of Baltic in Tuscarawas County
Coordinates: 40°26′36″N 81°42′10″W / 40.44333°N 81.70278°W / 40.44333; -81.70278Coordinates: 40°26′36″N 81°42′10″W / 40.44333°N 81.70278°W / 40.44333; -81.70278
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountiesTuscarawas, Holmes, Coshocton
TownshipsBucks, Clark, Crawford
Area
 • Total0.80 sq mi (2.07 km2)
 • Land0.80 sq mi (2.07 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation1,066 ft (325 m)
Population
 • Total795
 • Estimate 
(2019[4])
776
 • Density993.8/sq mi (383.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43804
Area code330
FIPS code39-03744[5]
GNIS feature ID1064377[2]

Baltic was originally called Rowville, and under the latter name was platted in 1848.[6]

GeographyEdit

Baltic is located at 40°26′36″N 81°42′10″W / 40.44333°N 81.70278°W / 40.44333; -81.70278 (40.443367, -81.702656).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.80 square miles (2.07 km2), all land.[1] Baltic is one hour and forty five minutes south of Cleveland, Ohio.

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1910377
19204067.7%
193054534.2%
1940492−9.7%
19504930.2%
19605378.9%
19705716.3%
1980563−1.4%
199065917.1%
200074312.7%
20107957.0%
Est. 2019776[4]−2.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]

90.2% spoke English, 5.3% German, 2.3% Dutch and Pennsylvania German as their first language.[9]

2010 censusEdit

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 795 people, 277 households, and 187 families living in the village. The population density was 993.8 inhabitants per square mile (383.7/km2). There were 298 housing units at an average density of 372.5 per square mile (143.8/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.5% White, 0.6% African American, 0.1% Asian, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.3% of the population. 65.1% were of German, 14.3% Irish, 9.5% Swiss, and 5.8% English descent.[10]

There were 277 households of which 33.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.5% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.5% were non-families. 27.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.11.

The median age in the village was 40.9 years. 25.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.9% were from 25 to 44; 23.5% were from 45 to 64; and 21.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.1% male and 49.9% female.

2000 censusEdit

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 743 people, 275 households, and 196 families living in the village. The population density was 891.0 people per square mile (345.6/km²). There were 286 housing units at an average density of 343.0 per square mile (133.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.65% White, 0.13% African American, 0.13% Native American, 0.27% Asian, and 0.81% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.13% of the population.

There were 275 households out of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.9% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.7% were non-families. 26.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.94.

In the village, the population was spread out with 22.7% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 23.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 101.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.6 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $33,625, and the median income for a family was $41,944. Males had a median income of $28,750 versus $19,766 for females. The per capita income for the village was $15,820. About 4.3% of families and 5.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.5% of those under age 18 and 2.8% of those age 65 or over.

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 24, 2012. Retrieved 2013-01-06.
  2. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06.
  4. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved May 21, 2020.
  5. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ Overman, William Daniel (1958). Ohio Town Names. Akron, OH: Atlantic Press. p. 8.
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  9. ^ http://www.mla.org/map_data_results&state_id=39&place_id=3744&cty_id=
  10. ^ United States Census