Ashland County, Ohio

county in Ohio, United States

Ashland County is a county in the U.S. state of Ohio. In 2010, 53,139 people lived there. The county seat is Ashland.

Ashland County
Ashland County Courthouse
Ashland County Courthouse
Official seal of Ashland County
Seal
Map of Ohio highlighting Ashland County
Location within the U.S. state of Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 40°50′N 82°16′W / 40.84°N 82.27°W / 40.84; -82.27
Country United States
State Ohio
FoundedFebruary 24, 1846[1]
Named for"Ashland", Henry Clay's home
SeatAshland
Largest cityAshland
Area
 • Total427 sq mi (1,110 km2)
 • Land423 sq mi (1,100 km2)
 • Water3.8 sq mi (10 km2)  0.9%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total53,139
 • Density126/sq mi (49/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district7th
Websitewww.ashlandcounty.org

GeographyEdit

The county has a total area of 427 square miles (1,110 square kilometers).

CommunitiesEdit

CityEdit

VillagesEdit

  • Bailey Lakes
  • Hayesville
  • Jeromesville
  • Loudonville
  • Mifflin
  • Perrysville
  • Polk
  • Savannah

TownshipsEdit

  • Clear Creek
  • Green
  • Hanover
  • Jackson
  • Lake
  • Mifflin
  • Milton
  • Mohican
  • Montgomery
  • Orange
  • Perry
  • Ruggles
  • Sullivan
  • Troy
  • Vermillion

Census-designated placeEdit

  • Cinnamon Lake

Other unincorporated communitiesEdit

  • Albion
  • England
  • Five Points
  • Herefork
  • Lake Fork
  • McKay
  • McZena
  • Mohicanville
  • Nankin
  • Nova
  • Paradise Hill
  • Redhaw
  • Rowsburg
  • Ruggles
  • Spreng
  • Sullivan
  • Widowville

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Ohio County Profiles: Ashland County" (PDF). Ohio Department of Development. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 May 2007. Retrieved 2007-04-28.

Other websitesEdit