Delaware County, Ohio

county in Ohio, United States

Delaware County is a county in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 174,214.[3] Its county seat is Delaware.[4]

Delaware County
Delaware County Courthouse
Official seal of Delaware County
Map of Ohio highlighting Delaware 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°17′N 83°01′W / 40.28°N 83.01°W / 40.28; -83.01
Country United States
State Ohio
FoundedFebruary 10, 1808[1]
Named forthe Delaware Indians
Largest cityDelaware*
 • Total457 sq mi (1,180 km2)
 • Land443 sq mi (1,150 km2)
 • Water14 sq mi (40 km2)  3.1%
 • Estimate 
 • Density393/sq mi (152/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district12th
  • Based on population just within the county.[2]

References change

  1. "Ohio County Profiles: Delaware County" (PDF). Ohio Department of Development. Retrieved 2014-05-11.
  2. "Delaware County data (population)". Ohio State University Extension Data Center. Retrieved 2007-05-10.[permanent dead link]
  3. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 28, 2011. Retrieved February 7, 2015.
  4. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.