Meigs County , Ohio

Meigs County: County in Ohio, United States of America

About

Meigs County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 23,770 and a population density of 21 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 22,678 inhabitants. Its county seat is Pomeroy. The county was created 202 years ago in 1819.

Meigs County Quick Facts

Population : 22,678 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
Different from : Meigs County
Plate code : 53
Area : 1120 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : Return J. Meigs, Jr.
Altitude : 719 feet / 219 meters
Capital : Pomeroy
Establishment : January 01, 1819
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 02:53:55 (2nd December 2021)
Density : 20 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.82% (2010-2020)
Meigs County locator map
Location of Meigs County on Ohio map.
Meigs County Courthouse comprehensive image
Meigs County Courthouse comprehensive
Meigs County Courthouse comprehensive image

Geography

Meigs County is located at 39°4'56"N 82°1'22"W (39.0822400, -82.0229000). It has 6 neighbors: Athens County, Gallia County, Vinton County, Jackson County, Mason County and Wood County.

Meigs County map

The largest city of Meigs County is Lima with a population of 36,440. Other cities include, Chester population 3,107, Pomeroy population 1,740, Syracuse population 809 and Meigs population 180. See all Meigs County cities & populated places.

Meigs County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Lima 36,440 City in Ohio, United States
Chester 3,107 Human settlement in Ohio, United States of America
Middleport 2,391 Town
Eden 2,147 Township in Wyandot County, Ohio
Pomeroy 1,740 City in Washington, United States
Syracuse 809 City in Meigs County, Ohio, United States of America
Racine 654 Village in Ohio
Rutland 412 Village in Meigs County, Ohio, United States
Meigs 180 Human settlement in Ohio, United States of America

Meigs County has 6 neighbours.

  • Pomeroy

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Meigs County decreased by 4.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,770 - census
2011 23,648 -0.52% estimation process
2012 23,572 -0.32% estimation process
2013 23,443 -0.55% estimation process
2014 23,277 -0.71% estimation process
2015 23,180 -0.42% estimation process
2016 23,166 -0.06% estimation process
2017 23,071 -0.41% estimation process
2018 23,064 -0.03% estimation process
2019 22,907 -0.69% estimation process
2020 22,678 -1.01% estimation process

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Local Places in Meigs County

People born in Meigs County (2)

People born in Meigs County, including editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist, and satirist Ambrose Bierce, politician Alonzo G. Smith, you can see a list of people who born in Meigs County.

Other places with the same name (2)

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