Uniopolis is an unincorporated community and former village in Auglaize County, Ohio, United States. The population was 222 at the 2010 census. It is included in the Wapakoneta, Ohio Micropolitan Statistical Area. In 2013, voters chose to disincorporate Uniopolis into Union Township.[6]

Uniopolis, Ohio
Side of the village hall
Side of the village hall
Location of Uniopolis, Ohio
Location of Uniopolis, Ohio
Location of Uniopolis in Auglaize County
Location of Uniopolis in Auglaize County
Coordinates: 40°36′7″N 84°5′12″W / 40.60194°N 84.08667°W / 40.60194; -84.08667Coordinates: 40°36′7″N 84°5′12″W / 40.60194°N 84.08667°W / 40.60194; -84.08667
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountyAuglaize
TownshipUnion
Area
 • Total0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Land0.16 sq mi (0.41 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation938 ft (286 m)
Population
 • Total222
 • Estimate 
(2018[4])
226
 • Density1,387.5/sq mi (535.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
45888
Area code(s)419
FIPS code39-78848[5]
GNIS feature ID1047346[2]

The community is served by the Wapakoneta City School District.

HistoryEdit

Uniopolis was founded in 1837.[7] Its village hall, now a museum,[8] is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[9]

GeographyEdit

Uniopolis is located at 40°36′7″N 84°5′12″W / 40.60194°N 84.08667°W / 40.60194; -84.08667 (40.601985, -84.086537).[10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village had a total area of 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2), all land.[1]

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1880116
1910245
1920193−21.2%
19301972.1%
194022011.7%
195027123.2%
196029810.0%
1970291−2.3%
1980259−11.0%
19902610.8%
2000256−1.9%
2010222−13.3%
Est. 2018226[4]1.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[11]

2010 censusEdit

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 222 people, 83 households, and 64 families living in the village. The population density was 1,387.5 inhabitants per square mile (535.7/km2). There were 96 housing units at an average density of 600.0 per square mile (231.7/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.0% White.

There were 83 households of which 27.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.1% were married couples living together, 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 22.9% were non-families. 16.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 2.97.

The median age in the village was 41.5 years. 18.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 11.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24% were from 25 to 44; 28.5% were from 45 to 64; and 17.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 52.3% male and 47.7% female.

2000 censusEdit

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 256 people, 88 households, and 77 families living in the village. The population density was 1,640.3 people per square mile (617.8/km²). There were 93 housing units at an average density of 595.9 per square mile (224.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.83% White, 0.39% African American, 0.39% Native American, and 0.39% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.17% of the population.

There were 88 households out of which 44.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.6% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.5% were non-families. 10.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.91 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the village the population was spread out with 30.1% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 31.6% from 25 to 44, 18.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females, there were 113.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 113.1 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $37,083, and the median income for a family was $38,750. Males had a median income of $30,909 versus $24,375 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,099. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on January 12, 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 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-01-06.
  4. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved July 6, 2019.
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ Fugleberg, Jeremy (February 25, 2016). "Hit by floods and budget cuts, village to vote on disappearing". The Cincinnati Enquirer. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  7. ^ Auglaize County, Ohio Atlas and History Archived June 11, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, Piqua: Magee Brother Publishing, 1917. Accessed 2007-12-30. 117.
  8. ^ What to See, Auglaize County Historical Society, 2010. Accessed 2010-06-07.
  9. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  10. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  11. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.