Licking County , Ohio

Licking County: County in Ohio, United States

Licking County locator map
Location of Licking County on Ohio map.

About

Licking County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 166,492 and a population density of 93 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 176,862 inhabitants. Its county seat is Newark. The county was created 213 years ago in 1808.

Geography

Licking County is located at 40°5'30"N 82°28'59"W (40.0916100, -82.4831500). It has 6 neighbors: Fairfield County, Muskingum County, Perry County, Coshocton County, Delaware County and Knox County.

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Newark-ohio-courthouse

The largest city of Licking County is Pataskala with a population of 15,883. Other cities include, Jersey population 2,964, Chatham population 2,378, Newark population 2,067 and Homer population 1,023. See all Licking County cities & populated places.

Licking County map

Licking County Quick Facts

Population : 176,862 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
Plate code : 45
Area : 1783 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : Indigenous peoples of the United States
Altitude : 1,053 feet / 321 meters
Capital : Newark
Establishment : March 03, 1808
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:07:41 (12th June 2021)
Density : 99 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 5.86% (2010-2019)

Licking County has 6 neighbours.

  • Newark

Demographics

The population of Licking County increased by 5.86% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 166,492 - census
2011 167,164 0.4% estimation process
2012 167,589 0.25% estimation process
2013 168,461 0.52% estimation process
2014 169,410 0.56% estimation process
2015 170,611 0.7% estimation process
2016 171,993 0.8% estimation process
2017 173,617 0.94% estimation process
2018 175,666 1.17% estimation process
2019 176,862 0.68% estimation process

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People born in Licking County (8)

People born in Licking County, including football player and coach Ed Sherman, football player Gene Swick, Union Army general Thomas O. Osborn, you can see a list of people who born in Licking County.

Licking County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Licking County.

City Name Population Title
Pataskala 15,883 City in Licking County, Ohio, United States
Johnstown 5,098 Village in Licking County, Ohio, United States
Granville 4,247 Village in Ohio, United States
Jersey 2,964 Human settlement in United States of America
Buckeye Lake 2,871 Village in Ohio, United States
Hebron 2,477 Town in Ohio, USA
Chatham 2,378 Human settlement in Ohio, United States of America
Newark 2,067 City in Ohio, USA
Homer 1,023 Human settlement in Ohio, United States of America
Kirkersville 552 Human settlement in Licking County, Ohio, United States of America
Amsterdam 472 Human settlement in Jefferson County, Ohio, United States of America
Saint Louisville 386 Village in Licking County, Ohio, United States
Gratiot 220 Human settlement in Ohio, United States of America

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Columbus 879,279 Capital city of Ohio, United States
Hamilton County 817,473 County in New York, United States
Summit County 541,013 County in northern Utah, United States
Montgomery County 531,687 County in Ohio, United States
Lucas County 428,348 County in Ohio, United States
Butler County 383,134 County in Ohio, United States of America
Cleveland 381,009 City in Ohio, United States
Stark County 370,606 County in Ohio, United States
Lorain County 309,833 County in Ohio, United States
Cincinnati 303,940 City in Ohio, United States; county seat of Hamilton County
Toledo 272,779 County seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States
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Lake County 230,149 County in Ohio, United States
Newark-ohio-courthouse image

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