FACTOID # 15: A mere 0.8% of West Virginians were born in a foreign country.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Mansfield, Ohio
City of Mansfield
Skyline of downtown Mansfield

Seal
Nickname: The Heart of Ohio
Location within the state of Ohio
Location within the state of Ohio
Coordinates: 40°45′17″N 82°31′22″W / 40.75472, -82.52278
Country United States
State Ohio
County Richland
Founded 1808
Incorporated 1828 (village)
- 1857 (city)
Government
 - Mayor Donald Culliver (D)
Area [1]
 - City 29.9 sq mi (77.5 km²)
 - Land 29.9 sq mi (77.5 km²)
 - Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km²)
Elevation 1,242.66 ft (378.76 m)
Population (2006)[2] [3]
 - City 50,212
 - Density 1,649.8/sq mi (637.0/km²)
 - Metro 127,010
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 - Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 44900-44999
Area code(s) 419/567
FIPS code 39-47138[4]
GNIS feature ID 1056410[5]
Website: http://www.ci.mansfield.oh.us/

Mansfield is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Richland County[6]. The municipality is located in north-central Ohio in the western foothills of the Allegheny Plateau, approximately 80 miles (129 km) southwest of Cleveland and 66 miles (106 km) northeast of Columbus. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1849x1630, 888 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Mansfield, Ohio User:Malepheasant/articles Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or... Image File history File links MansfieldOhioSeal. ... EXAMPLE:Laughbox,Blondie,BamBam,Pinkie,etc. ... Adapted from Wikipedias OH county maps by Catbar. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... This list of countries, arranged alphabetically, gives an overview of countries of the world. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      The political units and divisions of the United States include: The 50 states... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Listed are the 88 counties of the state of Ohio. ... Richland County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... This article is about the physical quantity. ... For other uses, see City (disambiguation). ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... To help compare different orders of magnitude and geographical regions, we list here areas between 100 km² and 1000 km². See also areas of other orders of magnitude. ... Elevation histogram of the surface of the Earth – approximately 71% of the Earths surface is covered with water. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... For other uses, see City (disambiguation). ... Population density per square kilometre by country, 2006 Population density map of the world in 1994. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Timezone and TimeZone redirect here. ... The Eastern Standard Time Zone is a geographic region that keeps time by subtracting five hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). ... -12 | -11 | -10 | -9:30 | -9 | -8 | -7 | -6 | -5 | -4 | -3:30 | -3 | -2:30 | -2 | -1 | -0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... Although DST is common in Europe and North America, most of the worlds people do not use it. ... Eastern Daylight Time or EDT is equal to: In North America, Eastern Standard Time + 1, or UTC − 4 hours. ... −12 | −11 | −10 | −9:30 | −9 | −8 | −7 | −6 | −5 | −4 | −3:30 | −3 | −2:30 | −2 | −1 | −0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... Mr. ... A telephone numbering plan is a plan for allocating telephone number ranges to countries, regions, areas and exchanges and to non-fixed telephone networks such as mobile phone networks. ... This area code includes Northwest Ohio. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the U.S. Federal government for use by all (non-military) government agencies and by government contractors. ... GNIS (The Geographic Names Information System) contains name and locative information about almost two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its Territories. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... This article is about the U.S. State. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Richland County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... Map of the Allegheny plateau. ... Cleveland redirects here. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio, USA Coordinates: , Country State Counties Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware Government  - Mayor Michael B. Coleman (D) Area  - City 212. ...


It was founded in 1808 on a fork of the Mohican River in a hilly region surrounded by fertile farmlands, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location with numerous railroad lines. After the decline of heavy manufacturing, the city's industry has since diversified into service economy, including retailing, education, and healthcare sectors. The Mohican River is a principal tributary of the Walhonding River, about 40 mi (64 km) long,[2] in north-central Ohio in the United States. ... Manufacturing (from Latin manu factura, making by hand) is the use of tools and labor to make things for use or sale. ... This is the top-level page of WikiProject trains Rail tracks Rail transport refers to the land transport of passengers and goods along railways or railroads. ... Heavy industry does not have a single fixed meaning compared to light industry. ... The tertiary sector of industry (also known as the service sector or the service industry) is one of the three main industrial categories of a developed economy, the others being the secondary industry (manufacturing), and primary industry (extraction such as mining, agriculture and fishing). ... Retail redirects here. ... Health care in the United States is provided by many separate legal entities. ...


The population was 49,346 at the 2000 census. In 2006 Mansfield had an estimated population of 50,212. According to the US Census 2006 estimate, the Mansfield, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area has a population of 127,010 residents, while the Mansfield-Bucyrus, OH Combined Statistical Area has 172,057 residents.[7] 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... In the United States, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has produced a formal definition of metropolitan areas, which are organized around county boundaries. ... The Mansfield-Bucyrus, OH Combined Statistical Area is a CSA in the U.S. state of Ohio, as defined by the United States Census Bureau. ... The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) defines micropolitan and metropolitan statistical areas. ...


Mansfield's official nickname is "The Heart of Ohio". It is the largest city in the "Mid-Ohio" region of the state, the north-central region which is generally considered to extend from Marion, Delaware, Knox, Morrow, Crawford, Ashland and Richland counties in the south, to the Firelands area south of Sandusky in the north. Mansfield is also known as the "Carousel Capital of Ohio" and "Racing Capital of Ohio".[8] This partial list of city nicknames in the United States compiles the aliases, sobriquets and slogans that cities are known by, officially and unofficially, to locals, outsiders or their tourism boards. ... Marion County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Delaware County is a fast growing suburban county located in the state of Ohio, within the Columbus, OH metropolitan area. ... Knox County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Morrow County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... Crawford County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Ashland County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States, and was formed in 1846 from parts of Huron, Lorain, Richland and Wayne Counties. ... Richland County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... Location within the state of Ohio Coordinates: , Country State County Erie Founded 1816 Government  - Mayor Area  - Total 22. ...

Contents

History

Mansfield was first settled in 1808 and was named for Jared Mansfield, the U.S. Surveyor General who directed its planning.[9] It was incorporated as a village in 1828 and as a city in 1857. The area that is now Richland County, so named for the descriptive of the fertile soil. During the War of 1812, the first courthouse of Richland County was one of two blockhouses erected on the downtown public square. The railroads came to the city in 1846, followed by the first road across America, the Lincoln Highway in 1913, smoothing the path for economic growth. The Surveyor General of the Northwest Territory was an official responsible for the surveying, and hence the eventual establishment of state borders, in the Northwest Territory in the early days of the United States. ... Richland County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. ... This article is about the U.S.–U.K. war. ... This is the top-level page of WikiProject trains Rail tracks Rail transport refers to the land transport of passengers and goods along railways or railroads. ... For the Australian highway, see Lincoln Highway (Australia). ...


Geography

Topography

Aerial photo with points of interest
Aerial photo with points of interest

Mansfield is located at 40°45′17″N, 82°31′22″W (40.754856, -82.522855)[10], directly between Columbus and Cleveland, however, the city lies in the western foothills of the Allegheny Plateau, and its elevation is among the highest of Ohio cities. The highest point in the city (1,492.66 feet or 454.96 meters above sea level) is at the Woodland reservoir in southwest Mansfield. The elevation of Central Park in downtown Mansfield is 1,242.66 feet (378.76 m) above sea level.[citation needed] Download high resolution version (1000x800, 701 KB)Mansfield Ohio Terraserver image ((PD)) marked with places of interest File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Download high resolution version (1000x800, 701 KB)Mansfield Ohio Terraserver image ((PD)) marked with places of interest File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio, USA Coordinates: , Country State Counties Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware Government  - Mayor Michael B. Coleman (D) Area  - City 212. ... Cleveland redirects here. ... Map of the Allegheny plateau. ...


Mansfield is bordered by Madison Township to the east, northwest and southwest, Franklin Township to the north, Weller Township to the northeast, Washington Township to the south, Troy Township to the southwest, Springfield Township and the suburban city of Ontario to the west. Location of Madison Township (red), next to the city of Mansfield (yellow). ... Location of Franklin Township (red), next to the city of Mansfield (yellow). ... Location of Weller Township (red), next to the city of Mansfield (yellow). ... Location of Washington Township (red), next to the city of Mansfield. ... Location of Troy Twp, Richland Co, Ohio. ... Location of Springfield Township (red), next to the cities of Mansfield (yellow) and Ontario (green). ... Ontario is a city located in Richland County, Ohio. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau,[1] the city has a total area of 29.9 square miles (77.5 km²). All of it is land and, aside from the small lake in North Lake Park, none of the area is covered with water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ...


Climate

Mansfield has a humid continental climate (Koppen climate classification Dfa), typical of the Midwestern United States. Lake Erie is only 38 miles (61 km) north of Mansfield and has some influence on the climate in winter. Winters are usually cold and dry but with frequent thaws and temperatures rarely drop below 0°F (–17°C). Springs are short with rapid transition from hard winter to pleasant, sometimes humid and muggy summers. Summer temperatures exceed 90°F (32°C) seven times a year on average.[11] Fall usually is the dryest season with many clear warm days and cool nights. The highest recorded temperature was 105 °F (40 °C) on July 21, 1934, while the lowest recorded temperature was –26°F (–32°C) on January 15, 1929.[12] The humid continental climate is a climate found over large areas of land masses in the temperate regions of the mid-latitudes where there is a zone of conflict between polar and tropical air masses. ... The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems. ... This article is about the Midwestern region in the United States. ... Lake Erie (pronounced ) is the tenth largest lake on Earth[2] and, of the five Great Lakes of North America, is the fourth largest by surface area, the southernmost, shallowest, and smallest by volume. ... This article is about the temperate season. ... For other uses, see Fahrenheit (disambiguation). ... The degree Celsius (symbol: °C) is an SI derived unit of temperature. ... is the 202nd day of the year (203rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display full 1934 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Monthly Normal and Record High and Low Temperatures[12] [13]
°Fahrenheit
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Record High 69 71 82 87 95 101 105 103 97 90 78 73
Normal High 32 36 47 58 69 78 82 80 73 62 49 37
Normal Low 16 19 27 36 47 56 60 59 52 41 32 22
Record Low -26 -21 -20 8 20 32 40 32 22 17 -17 -20
Rain (in) 2.63 2.17 3.36 4.17 4.42 4.52 4.23 4.60 3.44 2.68 3.76 3.26
Snow (in) 13.1 9.9 6.8 2.1 T 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 2.8 9.7

Cityscape

Welcome sign
Welcome sign

Mansfield has several distinct neighborhoods. The Boulevards is an early 20th century residential neighborhood (now a historical preservation district). It has about 130 homes (some on double lots) located just south of Park Avenue West about a mile west of the city center. Glenwood and Parkwood Boulevards are main streets. Until 1937, the Boulevards was served by the Park Avenue West electric street car line. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1600 × 1200 pixel, file size: 604 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Photo by Nick Juhasz. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1600 × 1200 pixel, file size: 604 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Photo by Nick Juhasz. ...


Woodland, in the southwestern part of the city, is the largest residential neighborhood. Laid out as Woodland Farms in 1920 by its developer, James M. Dickson, it began to develop just before the Great Depression. Westinghouse opened its appliance demonstration model, the Home of Tomorrow, on Andover Road in February 1934. Dickson Park, adjacent to Woodland Elementary School on Davis Road, honors the developer. The Woodland reservoir (1928), at the southwestern edge of the neighborhood, is on Mansfield's highest elevation. The Mansfield Art Center, founded in 1945, is at the northwest edge of the neighborhood. For other uses, see The Great Depression (disambiguation). ... The Westinghouse Electric Corporation was an organization founded by George Westinghouse in 1886 as Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company. ...


Demographics

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1830 840
1840 1,328 58.1%
1850 3,557 167.8%
1860 4,581 28.8%
1870 8,029 75.3%
1880 9,859 22.8%
1890 13,473 36.7%
1900 17,640 30.9%
1910 20,768 17.7%
1920 27,824 34.0%
1930 33,525 20.5%
1940 37,154 10.8%
1950 43,564 17.3%
1960 47,325 8.6%
1970 55,047 16.3%
1980 53,927 -2.0%
1990 50,627 -6.1%
2000 49,346 -2.5%
Est. 2006 50,212 1.8%
Population 1830-1950.[14]
Population 1960-2000.[15]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 49,346 people, 20,182 households, and 12,028 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,649.8 people per square mile (637.0/km²). There were 22,267 housing units at an average density of 744.6/sq mi (287.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 76.77% White, 19.65% African American, 0.28% Native American, 0.63% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.56% from other races, and 2.07% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.23% of the population.[1] The United States Census of 1830 was the fifth Census conducted in the United States. ... The Sixth Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 17,069,453 — an increase of 32. ... The Seventh Census of the United States, conducted by the Bureau of the Census, determined the resident population of the United States to be 23,191,876 — an increase of 35. ... The United States Census of 1860 was the eighth Census conducted in the United States. ... The Ninth United States Census was taken in 1870. ... 1880 US Census The United States Census of 1880 was the tenth United States Census. ... The Eleventh United States Census was taken June 1, 1890. ... 1900 US Census The Twelfth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 76,212,168, an increase of 21. ... The Thirteenth United States Census was taken in 1910. ... The Fourteenth United States Census was taken in 1920. ... The Fifteenth United States Census was taken in 1930. ... The Sixteenth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 132,164,569, an increase of 7. ... The Seventeenth United States Census was taken in 1950. ... The Eighteenth United States Census was taken in 1960. ... The Nineteenth United States Census was taken in 1970. ... The Twentieth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 226,545,805, an increase of 11. ... The Twenty-first United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 248,709,873, an increase of 9. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Image:1870 census Lindauer Weber 01. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 20,182 households out of which 27.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.5% were married couples living together, 15.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.4% were non-families. 34.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.93.[1] Matrimony redirects here. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 23.9% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 29.7% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 15.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.1 males.[1]


The median income for a household in the city was $30,176, and the median income for a family was $37,541. Males had a median income of $30,861 versus $21,951 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,726. About 13.2% of families and 16.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 24.5% of those under age 18 and 9.6% of those age 65 or over.[1] The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Government and politics

Mansfield Municipal Building
Mansfield Municipal Building

Mansfield is governed by a mayor who is elected every four years, always in November, one year before United States presidential elections and limited to a maximum of three terms. Mayors are traditionally inaugurated on or around the first of December. The current mayor is Donald Culliver, a Democrat who is currently in his first term.[16] Culliver was elected mayor in November 2007 by a margin of 4,862 votes. He is the city's first African-American mayor to ever be elected. For the current presidential election see: United States presidential election, 2008 United States presidential election determines who serves as president and vice president of the United States for a four-year term, starting at midday on Inauguration Day, which is January 20 of the year after the election. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ...


The city has a council president and is divided into six wards with two at-large seats with each ward electing a single city council representative for a four year term.[17]


While Mansfield and Richland County have historically supported the Republican Party for decades, other parts of Ohio like Cleveland and parts of Northeast Ohio have historically supported the Democratic Party.[18] During the 2004 Presidential election, George W. Bush carried both Ohio and Richland County.[19] GOP redirects here. ... Cleveland redirects here. ... Greater Cleveland and Northeast Ohio are nicknames for the metropolitan area surrounding Cleveland in Ohio. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      Further information: Politics of the United States#Organization of American political parties The Democratic... The United States presidential election of 2004 was held on Election Day, Tuesday, November 2, 2004. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the forty-third and current President of the United States of America, originally inaugurated on January 20, 2001. ...


Industry and business

Mansfield's greatest period of industrial development led by the city's stove manufacturing industries, including Westinghouse and the Tappan Company.[20] By the late 1920s, Westinghouse had become the city's largest employer, specializing in electric lighting, industrial heating and engineering, and home appliances.[21] A stove is a heat-producing device. ... The Westinghouse Electric Corporation was an organization founded by George Westinghouse in 1886 as Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company. ... Tappan is a brand of stoves owned by Electrolux. ... The term Appliance refers to two classes of objects: One class of objects includes items that are custom-fitted to an individual for the purpose of correction of a physical problem, such as prosthetic and energy input. ...

AK Steel Mansfield Works production facility.
AK Steel Mansfield Works production facility.

However, like many cities in the rust belt region of the Midwest, Mansfield saw a large decline in its manufacturing and retail sectors. Beginning with the steel Recession of the 1970s, the loss of jobs to overseas manufacturing, prolonged labor disputes, and deteriorating factory facilities all contributed to heavy industry leaving the area. Westinghouse, Tappan, Ohio Brass Company and many other manufacturing plants were either bought-out, relocated or closed, leaving only the AK Steel Plant in Mansfield and the General Motors Fisher Body Stamping Plant in neighboring Ontario as the last two remaining heavy industry employers. The AK Steel Mansfield Works production facility, formerly Armco Steel, was the location of a violent 3-year United Steelworkers Union lock-out and strike from 1999 to 2002.[22] Manufacturing Belt, highlighted in red The Rust Belt, a term coined from Manufacturing Belt, is an area in parts of the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States of America. ... The Midwest is a common name for a region of the United States of America. ... Manufacturing (from Latin manu factura, making by hand) is the use of tools and labor to make things for use or sale. ... Drawing of a self-service store. ... AK Steel Holding Corporation, formerly known as Armco, is a major American steel company founded in 1900. ... General Motors Corporation (NYSE: GM), also known as GM, is an American automobile maker with worldwide operations and brands including Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Holden, Hummer, Opel, Pontiac, Saturn, Saab and Vauxhall. ... Fisher Body is an automobile coachbuilder now part of General Motors. ... Ontario is a city located in Richland County, Ohio. ...


With the loss of the jobs, locally owned businesses in downtown Mansfield closed, as did much of the retail built in the 1960s along Park Avenue West (formerly known as "The Miracle Mile") and Lexington Avenue. New big-box retail and franchise restaurants have been built in the adjacent suburb of Ontario, which is on track to replace Mansfield as the major economic and retail center for Richland County and north-central Ohio. This article does not cite its references or sources. ... “Suburbia” redirects here. ...

The machine shop of The Gorman-Rupp Company.
The machine shop of The Gorman-Rupp Company.

The city has a sought to diversify its economy to become less dependent on its struggling manufacturing sector. Remaining manufactures in Mansfield include steel manufacturer AK Steel, Honda Supplier Newman Technology, Inc, generator manufacturer Hyundal Ideal Electric Company[23], thermostats manufacturer Therm-O-Disc[24], pumps manufacturer The Gorman-Rupp Company[25] and plumbing manufacturer Crane Plumbing.[26] Manufacturing (from Latin manu factura, making by hand) is the use of tools and labor to make things for use or sale. ... AK Steel Holding Corporation, formerly known as Armco, is a major American steel company founded in 1900. ... This article is about the Japanese motor corporation. ... Therm-O-Disc, Inc. ...


Mansfield's healthcare industry includes MedCentral Health System, the city's largest employer and the largest in Richland County.[27] The hospital is the city's primary provider of health care and serves as the major regional trauma center for north-central Ohio.[28] A trauma center is a hospital equipped to perform as a casualty receiving station for the emergency medical services by providing the best possible medical care for traumatic injuries 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. ...


Mansfield is also home of three well-known food companies. Isaly Dairy Company (AKA Isaly's) was a chain of family-owned dairies and restaurants started by William Isaly in the early 1900s until the 1970s, famous for creating the Klondike Bar ice cream treat, popularized by the slogan "What would you do for a Klondike Bar?". Stewart's Drive-In is a chain of root beer stands started by Frank Stewart in 1924, famous for their Stewart's Fountain Classics line of premium beverages now sold world-wide. The Jones Potato Chip Company, started by Frederick W. Jones in 1945 and famous for their Jones Marcelled Potato Chips, is headquartered in Mansfield.[29] Isaly advertising art in the mid-1960s featured the Swiss Lad, a skyscraper cone and the tag line Peak of Quality as an allusion to the family operated companys Swiss heritage. ... Isaly advertising art in the mid-1960s featured the Swiss Lad, a skyscraper cone and the tag line Peak of Quality as an allusion to the family operated companys Swiss heritage. ... The Klondike bar is a brand name for a dessert generally consisting of a vanilla ice cream square coated with a thin layer of chocolate. ... Advertising slogans are short, often memorable phrases used in advertising campaigns. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Stewarts Fountain Classics are a brand of soft drink made in the United States. ...


Film industry

From the 1950s through the 1970s, Mansfield was the home of the infamous Highway Safety Foundation, the organization that created the controversial driver's education scare films that featured gruesome film photography taken at fatal automobile accidents in the Mansfield area.[30] The films include Signal 30 (1959), Mechanized Death (1961), Wheels of Tragedy (1963), and Highways of Agony (1969). In addition, the Highway Safety Foundation produced other controversial education films including The Child Molester and Camera Surveillance (both 1964).


Mansfield has also been used as a location for several big-budget Hollywood movies; among the most notable of these were The Shawshank Redemption, Air Force One, and Tango & Cash, all of which featured the Ohio State Reformatory as a backdrop in pivotal scenes. For the novella, see Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. ... Terrorist Egor Korshunov (Gary Oldman) confronts the President of the United States (Harrison Ford). ... Tango & Cash (1989) is an American action/comedy directed by Albert Magnoli (though the credit is given to Andrei Konchalovsky, he quit and Magnoli, who also directed Purple Rain took over), starring Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher and Jack Palance. ... Ohio State Reformatory, circa 2005. ...


Culture

Annual events and fairs

The Mansfield/Mehock Relays, an annual two-day invitational track and field meet for high school boys and girls, held in April since 1927 (except for Second World War years), began on the initiative of Harry Mehock, track coach at host Mansfield Senior High School.


The Miss Ohio Pageant (Miss America preliminary), hosted by Mansfield since 1975, is staged annually at The Renaissance.[31] Melanie Murphy, Miss Ohio 2006 The Miss Ohio Pageant selects the representative for the U.S. state of Ohio in the Miss America pageant. ...


Historical structures and museums

Oak Hill Cottage, Mansfield, Ohio: Carpenter Gothic trim on a brick house in the manner of A.J. Davis's Rural Residences
Oak Hill Cottage, Mansfield, Ohio: Carpenter Gothic trim on a brick house in the manner of A.J. Davis's Rural Residences

Mansfield is home to the old Ohio State Reformatory, constructed between 1886 and 1910 by architect Levi T. Scofield from Cleveland to resemble a German castle, is located north of downtown Mansfield on Ohio 545, and has been the location for many major films[32], including The Shawshank Redemption, Harry and Walter Go to New York, Air Force One and Tango & Cash. Most of the prison yard has now been demolished to make room for expansion of the adjacent Mansfield Correctional Institution and Richland Correctional Institution, but the Reformatory's Gothic-style Administration Building remains standing and due to its prominent use in films, has become a tourist attraction. The building is used during the Halloween season each year as a haunted attraction known as the "Haunted Reformatory," people from all over visit Mansfield to take part in the haunted tour, some from as far as Michigan and Indiana.[33][34] Now is the time for all good men to the aid of their country. ... The Federal Customs House (now Federal Hall, New York City, with Ithiel Town, 1833 – 42 Alexander Jackson Davis (A.J. Davis) (New York City July 24, 1803 – January 14, 1892) was the most successful and influential American architect of his generation. ... Ohio State Reformatory, circa 2005. ... Cleveland redirects here. ... State Route 545 is a north-south state highway in the northern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. ... This article is about motion pictures. ... For the novella, see Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. ... Terrorist Egor Korshunov (Gary Oldman) confronts the President of the United States (Harrison Ford). ... Tango & Cash (1989) is an American action/comedy directed by Albert Magnoli (though the credit is given to Andrei Konchalovsky, he quit and Magnoli, who also directed Purple Rain took over), starring Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Teri Hatcher and Jack Palance. ... This article is about the holiday. ...


The Oak Hill Cottage and Museum, built in 1847, is one of the most perfect Carpenter Gothic houses in the United States and is operated by the Richland County Historical Society.[35] Located in the Woodland neighborhood is the Mansfield Art Center, opened in 1945, is a visual arts organization.[36] The Living Bible Museum (aka "Bible Walk") opened in 1987, is Ohio's only life-size wax museum.[37] Located in the heart of downtown is the Mansfield Memorial Museum, built in 1887, and opened to the public in 1889, is a museum of many different exhibits.[38] Now is the time for all good men to the aid of their country. ... A museum is distinguished a collection of often unique objects that forms the core of its activities for exhibitions, education, research, etc. ...


Parks and outdoor attractions

Located in downtown Mansfield's Historic Carrousel District is the Richland Carrousel Park, opened in 1991 to tourist, is the first hand-carved indoor wooden carousel to be built and operated in the United States since the early 1930s built by Carousel Works inc.[39] Kingwood Center, a 47 acre estate and gardens, former home of Ohio Brass industrialist Charles Kelly King. The Mansfield Motorsports Park (formerly Mansfield Motorsports Speedway), a half-mile automobile race track, which hosts the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series once a year and features a regular weekly series of modified and stock car racing. Also located southwest of Mansfield near Lexington is the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, a road course auto racing facility that hosts major racing events. Malabar Farm State Park, located southeast of the city is a country home and farm of Mansfield native and Pulitzer Prize winning author Louis Bromfield, and location of Humphrey Bogart's wedding to Lauren Bacall.[40][41] Snow Trails Ski Resort is Ohio's oldest ski resort, opened in 1961, and highest at 1,475 feet (450 m), with 16 runs, and is one of the few skiing locations in Ohio. This article is about the amusement ride. ... The Kingwood Center (47 acres) is a mansion, with gardens and greenhouses, located at 900 Park Avenue West, Mansfield, Ohio. ... Mansfield Motorsports Park is a half-mile automobile race track located on the north-side of Mansfield, Ohio. ... Jeff Burton (99), Elliott Sadler (38), Ricky Rudd (21), Dale Jarrett (88), Sterling Marlin (40), Jimmie Johnson (48), and Casey Mears (41) practice for the 2004 Daytona 500 The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States. ... The NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series is a popular NASCAR racing series that features modified pickup trucks. ... This article is about the sport of stock car racing. ... Lexington is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is a road course auto racing facility located in Lexington, Ohio. ... Malabar Farm State Park is an Ohio State Park, located near Lucas, Ohio, and the Mohican State Park. ... Louis Bromfield, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1933 Louis Bromfield (December 27, 1896 – March 18, 1956) is one of Mansfield, Ohios most famous natives, a man who became internationally renowned both as a prize-winning author and as an innovative conservationist and scientific farmer. ... Bogart redirects here. ... Betty Joan Perske (born on September 16, 1924), better known as Lauren Bacall, is a Golden Globe– and Tony Award–winning, as well as Academy Award–nominated, American film and stage actress. ... Cross-country skiing (skating style) in Einsiedeln, Switzerland. ...


The Richland B & O Bike Trail opened in 1995 and is operated by the Richland County Park District, is a paved 18.4-mile (29.6 km) hiking and bicycle trail laid out on the abandoned Baltimore & Ohio rail branch line north and east from Butler via Bellville and Lexington to North Lake Park in Mansfield. Bellville is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ...


Performing arts

Mansfield is home to The Renaissance, a historic 1,600 seat movie palace theatre located in downtown Mansfield hosts a range of performances, builted in 1927 and opened in 1928 as the Ohio Theatre.[42] The downtown area is the home of the Mansfield Playhouse, Ohio's second oldest, and one of its most successful community theatres.[43]


Media

The Mansfield News Journal building in downtown Mansfield.
The Mansfield News Journal building in downtown Mansfield.

Mansfield is served in print by the Mansfield News Journal, the city's only daily newspaper. The News Journal is a daily newspaper, based in Mansfield, Ohio, that serves the north central part of the state. ... The News Journal is a daily newspaper, based in Mansfield, Ohio, that serves the north central part of the state. ...


Mansfield's first AM-radio station (1926) was WLGV (later WJW, now in Cleveland). Its studio and transmitter were on the ninth floor of the Richland Trust Building. WJW moved to Akron in 1932. Among Mansfield's notable radio stations are WOSV (91.7FM) NPR News and classical music station, WVMC (90.7FM) Mansfield Christian music station, WYHT (105.3FM) pop/rock (clear channel), WMAN (1400AM) news/talk (clear channel), and WVNO (106.1FM), Mansfield's light-rock station. WJW, channel 8, is an owned-and-operated television station of the News Corporation-owned Fox Broadcasting Company, located in Cleveland, Ohio. ... Cleveland redirects here. ... Akron is the name of several places in the United States of America and Canada: Akron, Alabama Akron, Colorado Akron, Indiana Akron, Iowa Akron, Michigan Akron, New York Akron, Ohio Akron, Ontario Akron, Pennsylvania Akron Township, Illinois Akron Township, Michigan Akron Township, Big Stone County, Minnesota Akron Township, Wilkin County... WOSU-FM 89. ... WVMC-FM is a listener supported contemporary Christian music radio station in Mansfield, Ohio on a frequency of 90. ... WYHT FM is an FM Radio Station in Mansfield, Ohio owned by Clear Channel Communications. ... 106. ...


Mansfield's only local television station is WMFD-TV-digital television in Northern Ohio (most Mansfield residents watch Cleveland or Columbus stations for network programming.) WMFD-TV is a television station broadcasting from Mansfield, Ohio and serving the North Central Ohio area. ...


Education

Primary and secondary schools

Mansfield Public Schools enroll 4,855 students in primary and secondary schools.[44] The district operates 10 public schools including seven elementary schools, one middle school, one high school, and one alternative school. Other than public schools, the city is home to one private catholic school, St. Peter's High School and two christian schools, Mansfield Christian School and Temple Christian School. The Madison Local School District serves eastern parts of Mansfield, neighboring Madison, and Mifflin townships. Mansfield City School District is the public school district that serves the city of Mansfield, Ohio. ... St. ... Location of Madison Township (red), next to the city of Mansfield (yellow). ... Location of Mifflin Twp, Richland Co, Ohio. ...


Colleges and universities

Mansfield is home to two public colleges. The Ohio State University has a regional campus at Mansfield[45] and North Central State College, a community college that shares the Mansfield Campus with OSU.[46] Also located in Mansfield is the MedCentral College of Nursing, a private institution that offers programs of study in nursing.[47] The Ohio State University-Mansfield plays host to the annual Ohio State Geography Bee, which is a competition between the top 100 geography students in the state for a spot in the National Geographic Bee. OSU Mansfield commencement The Ohio State University at Mansfield campus in Richland County, Ohio is a coeducational public university founded in 1958. ... This article is about the practice in general. ...


Libraries

The main county library branch in downtown Mansfield.
The main county library branch in downtown Mansfield.

The Mansfield/Richland County Public Library has been serving residents of north-central Ohio since 1887.[48] The system has nine branches throughout Richland County from its main branch in downtown Mansfield and branches in Bellville, Butler, Crestview, Lexington, Lucas, Madison Township, Ontario, and Plymouth. ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (2500x1645, 1028 KB) Summary County library in Mansfield, Ohio. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (2500x1645, 1028 KB) Summary County library in Mansfield, Ohio. ... Bellville is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Butler is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Crestview Local School District is the public school district that serves the northeastern part of Richland County just north of the city of Mansfield and the northwestern part of Ashland County just northwest of the city of Ashland. ... Lexington is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Lucas is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Location of Madison Township (red), next to the city of Mansfield (yellow). ... Ontario is a city located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Plymouth is a village located in Huron and Richland counties in Ohio. ...


Transportation

Rail

Three railroads eventually served Mansfield, and two serve it today. The Mansfield and Sandusky Railroad opened in 1846, and later became part of a branch line of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B & O) from Newark to Sandusky. In 1849 the Pittsburgh and Fort Wayne Railroad (later Pennsylvania Railroad mainline) reached Mansfield, and in 1863 the Atlantic and Great Western Railroad (later Erie Railroad mainline) reached Mansfield. After the B & O branch line was abandoned, the 19-mile (31 km) section from Butler to North Lake Park in Mansfield was opened in 1995 as the recreational Richland B & O Bike Trail. The former B & O track from Mansfield to Willard combined with a piece of the abandoned Erie Railroad east of Mansfield to West Salem to form the L-shaped 56.5-mile (90.9 km) Ashland Railway (1986). A spur of the abandoned Erie Railroad leads west five miles (8 km) to Ontario to serve the General Motors metal stamping plant there. The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B&O) was one of the oldest railroads in the United States and the first common carrier railroad, with an original line from the port of Baltimore, Maryland, west to the Ohio River at Wheeling and a few years later also to Parkersburg, West Virginia. ... Newark is a city in Licking County, Ohio, 33 miles (53 km) east of Columbus, at the junction of the forks of the Licking River. ... Location within the state of Ohio Coordinates: , Country State County Erie Founded 1816 Government  - Mayor Area  - Total 22. ... 1893 map The Pennsylvania Railroad (AAR reporting mark PRR) was an American railroad that was founded in 1846 and merged in 1968 into Penn Central Transportation. ... The Atlantic and Great Western Railroad began as three separate railroads: the Erie and New York City Railroad based in Jamestown, NY, the Meadville Railroad based in Meadville, PA, and the Franklin and Warren Railroad based in Franklin Mills, OH. The owners of the three railroads had been working closely... The Erie Railroad (AAR reporting mark ERIE) was a railroad that operated in New York State, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois, connecting New York City with Lake Erie, and extending west to Cleveland, Ohio, Cincinnati, Ohio and Chicago, Illinois. ... Butler is a village located in Richland County, Ohio. ... Willard (A.K.A. The City of Blossoms) is a city in Huron County, Ohio, United States. ... West Salem is a village in Wayne County, Ohio, United States. ... Ontario is a city located in Richland County, Ohio. ...


Highways

U.S. Route 30 (Martin Luther King Jr. Freeway) near the Ohio 13 (Main Street) exit in Mansfield.
U.S. Route 30 (Martin Luther King Jr. Freeway) near the Ohio 13 (Main Street) exit in Mansfield.

Mansfield is located on a major east-west highway corridor that was originally known in the early 1900s as "Ohio Market Route 3". This route was chosen in 1913 to become part of the historic Lincoln Highway which was the first road across America, connecting New York City to San Francisco. The arrival of the Lincoln Highway to Mansfield was a major influence on the development of the city. Upon the advent of the federal numbered highway system in 1928, the Lincoln Highway through Mansfield on Park Avenue East and Park Avenue West became U.S. Route 30. U.S. Route 30 is an east-west main route of the system of United States Numbered Highways. ... State Route 13 was certified in 1926. ... For the Australian highway, see Lincoln Highway (Australia). ... For other uses of terms redirecting here, see US (disambiguation), USA (disambiguation), and United States (disambiguation) Motto In God We Trust(since 1956) (From Many, One; Latin, traditional) Anthem The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City National language English (de facto)1 Demonym American... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... For the Australian highway, see Lincoln Highway (Australia). ... U.S. Route 30 is an east-west main route of the system of United States Numbered Highways. ...


On September 1, 1928, the Lincoln Highway was marked coast-to-coast with approximately 3000 concrete posts set by the Boy Scouts of America. Each post featured a medallion of Abraham Lincoln's profile. One of these concrete markers was erected at curbside in front of Central Methodist Episcopal Church, 378 Park Avenue West. Today, a replica marker stands in downtown's Central Park, on Park Avenue's center divider. is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Boy Scouting program within the BSA, see Boy Scouting (Boy Scouts of America). ...


Mansfield is well connected to the Interstate Highway System. Three highway exits from Interstate 71 connect travelers to Mansfield from Louisville, Kentucky, Cincinnati, Ohio, Columbus, Ohio and points southwest, and from Cleveland, Ohio and points northeast. Interstate Highways in the 48 contiguous states. ... Interstate 71 (abbreviated I-71) is an Interstate Highway in the Great Lakes/Midwestern region of the United States. ... Louisville redirects here. ... Cincinnati redirects here. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Ohio, USA Coordinates: , Country State Counties Franklin, Fairfield, Delaware Government  - Mayor Michael B. Coleman (D) Area  - City 212. ... Cleveland redirects here. ...


Two limited-access highways serve Mansfield. U.S. Route 30, which carries the Martin Luther King Jr. Freeway along its length through the city has several local highway exits from U.S. Route 30 that connect travelers to Mansfield from Fort Wayne, Indiana and points west, and from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Canton, Ohio and points east. Ohio 309, which connects travelers from the major shopping area of the suburban city of Ontario and points west, and continues east into Mansfield before it merges into U.S. Route 30. U.S. Route 30 is an east-west main route of the system of United States Numbered Highways. ... Nickname: Motto: Room for Dreams Location in the state of Indiana, USA Coordinates: , Country United States State Indiana County Allen Founded October 22, 1794 Incorporated February 22, 1840 Government  - Mayor Tom Henry (D)  - City Clerk Sandra Kennedy (D)  - City Council Marty Bender (R) Liz Brown (R) John Shoaff (D) Tom... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... Canton is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Stark CountyGR6. ... State Route 309 is an east-west highway in central Ohio. ... Ontario is a city located in Richland County, Ohio. ...


The city has several arterial roads. U.S. Route 42 (Ashland Road and Lexington Avenue), Ohio 13 (North Main Street and South Main Street), Ohio 39 (Springmill Street, Mulberry Street, 5th Street, Park Avenue East and Lucas Road), Ohio 430 (Park Avenue East and Park Avenue West), and Ohio 545 (Wayne Street and Olivesburg Road).[49] This article does not cite any references or sources. ... United States Highway 42 is an east-west United States highway that runs northeast-southwest for 355 miles from Cleveland, Ohio to Louisville, Kentucky. ... State Route 13 was certified in 1926. ... // Supercedes route 60 from Loudonville to 5 miles east of Nashville. ... State Route 430 is an east-west state highway in the northern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. ... State Route 545 is a north-south state highway in the northern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. ...


Public Transportation

The Richland County Transit (RCT) operates local and regional bus service six days a week, except for Sundays. The RCT bus line also operates in downtown Mansfield and the suburban city of Ontario.[50] There is also a Mansfield Taxi Service that runs six days a week. Ontario is a city located in Richland County, Ohio. ...


Air

Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport (IATA: MFD, IACO: KMFD, FAA LID: MFD), a city-owned and operated, joint usage facility with global ties, located 3 miles (5 km) north of downtown Mansfield.[51] Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport (IATA: MFD, ICAO: KMFD) is a public airport located 4 miles (6 km) north of downtown Mansfield in Richland County, Ohio, USA. Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport covers 2,340 acres and has two runways and one helipad: Runway 5/23: 6,795 x 150 ft. ... “IATA” redirects here. ... The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), an agency of the United Nations, codifies the principles and techniques of international air navigation and fosters the planning and development of international air transport to ensure safe and orderly growth. ... FAA redirects here. ... A Location Identifier takes the place of the name and the location of an airport, navigation aid, weather station, and manned air traffic control facility in air traffic control, telecommunications, computer programming, weather reports, and related services. ... “km” redirects here. ...


Notable natives

Lee Adams (born August 14, 1924 in Mansfield, Ohio) is a Jewish-American lyricist best known for his collaboration with Charles Strouse in the musical theatre. ... John H. Bishop is a member of the Department of Human Resource Studies at the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University. ... Louis Bromfield, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1933 Louis Bromfield (December 27, 1896 – March 18, 1956) is one of Mansfield, Ohios most famous natives, a man who became internationally renowned both as a prize-winning author and as an innovative conservationist and scientific farmer. ... The Pulitzer Prize is an American award regarded as the highest national honor in print journalism, literary achievements, and musical composition. ... Sherrod Campbell Brown (born November 9, 1952) is the Democratic Junior United States Senator from the state of Ohio. ... Type Upper House President of the Senate Richard B. Cheney, R since January 20, 2001 President pro tempore Robert C. Byrd, D since January 4, 2007 Members 100 Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party Last elections November 7, 2006 Meeting place Senate Chamber United States Capitol Washington, DC United States... The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... My Little Chickadee is a 1940 Universal comedy/western motion picture starring Mae West and W.C. Fields, with Joseph Calleia, Dick Foran, Ruth Donnelly, Margaret Hamilton, Donald Meek, Willard Robertson, George Moran, William B. Davidson, and Addison Richards. ... MAE-West is a major Internet peering point located in San Jose, California. ... W. C. Fields (January 29, 1880 – December 25, 1946) was an American juggler, comedian, and actor. ... You Cant Cheat an Honest Man is a 1939 film starring and scripted by W.C. Fields. ... Fairbanks Center for Motion Picture Study building on La Cienega Boulevard in Beverly Hills, California Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study in Hollywood, California Founded on May 11, 1927 in Los Angeles, California, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) is a professional honorary organization dedicated to the... Matthias W. Day (August 8, 1853 – September 12, 1927) was a career American army officer who received the Medal of Honor, the United States highest military decoration, for his actions during the Indian Wars in the latter half of the 19th century, specifically during the Apache Wars. ... For other uses, see Medal of Honor (disambiguation). ... is the 140th day of the year (141st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the 1974 Gregorian calendar. ... Donna DErrico (born March 30, 1968 in Dothan, Alabama) is an American actress and model. ... is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday [1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a 1960 musical play by Meredith Willson and a 1964 film adaptation. ... This article is about the film; for the definition of the UFO related phenomenon, see Close encounter. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... Dr. Maggie Graham (Bettye Ackerman) and Vince Edwards as the title character Ben Casey was a medical drama series which ran on ABC from 1961 to 1966. ... 1959 Soundtrack - (L to R): Roger Smith, Kookie Byrnes, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. ... Alfred Hitchcock Presents was an anthology television series hosted by Alfred Hitchcock. ... City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Team colors Midnight Green, Black, White, and Silver Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1933–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol... Defensive end is the name of a defensive position in the sport of American football. ... Michael L. Gernhardt (Ph. ... Paul Gilger (born October 13, 1954 in Mansfield, Ohio) conceived the Jerry Herman musical revue Showtune (off-Broadway, 2003). ... Frank Purdy Lahm (1877-1963) Frank Lahm (closest to camera) with Orville Wright qualifying in the first U.S. Army aircraft Frank Purdy Lahm (1877 – July 7, 1963) was an American aviator in the US Army. ... The Aeronautical Division, U.S. Signal Corps (1907-1914) was the first progenitor of the United States Air Force, and as such is the first military air organization. ... James Lapine (born January 10, 1949 in Mansfield, Ohio) is an American theatrical director and librettist. ... Martha Mansfield (born Martha Ehrlich on July 14, 1899 in Mansfield, Ohio) was a Ziegfield Girl and film actress. ... Sylvia McNair (born June 23, 1956 in Mansfield, Ohio) is a two-time Grammy Award-winning singer who is equally at home on the stages of Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall and in the intimate environs of the Rainbow Room and the Algonquin’s legendary Oak Room. ... Ricky Donell Minard Jr. ... Christopher Moore (born 1957 in Toledo, Ohio[1]) is an American writer of absurdist fiction. ... The Ohio Express was a Bubblegum pop/garage band that fronted for Kasenetz and Katzs Super K Productions studio musicians, including singer/songwriter Joey Levine (Yummy Yummy Yummy). Categories: American musical groups | Popular musical groups | Musical group stubs ... Paul Parmalee (1926-2006) was an early worker in the field of zooarchaeology. ... // Luke Perry (born Coy Luther Perry III on October 11, 1966)[1] is an American actor. ... is the 336th day of the year (337th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1908 (MCMVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Foxfire may refer to: FoxFire is also a report writer Foxfire Botanical Garden: a botanical garden in Wisconsin Foxfire, North Carolina: a small town Foxfire: the bioluminescence from a forest fungus. ... Movie theatre lobby poster Operation Petticoat is a 1959 comedic film directed by Blake Edwards, and starring Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, and Dina Merrill, later adapted for television in 1977. ... The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance is a classic Western movie made in 1962, starring James Stewart, John Wayne and Lee Marvin, and directed by John Ford. ... Louis Bromfield, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1933 Louis Bromfield (December 27, 1896 – March 18, 1956) is one of Mansfield, Ohios most famous natives, a man who became internationally renowned both as a prize-winning author and as an innovative conservationist and scientific farmer. ...

Special interest

From the Native American uprising during the war of 1812. This article is about the historical figure. ... For the novella, see Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. ... Elektro is the nickname of eight robots built by Westinghouse in Mansfield, Ohio between 1937 and 1938. ...

The Copus massacre is a name given to a skirmish occurring on 15 September 1812 between American settlers and Native Americans on the Ohio frontier during the War of 1812. ... The Zimmer massacre was a massacre of an Ohio family that took place on September 10, 1812. ...

Sister cities

Mansfield has two sister cities:[53] Sign denoting twin towns of Neckarsulm, Germany Town twinning is a concept whereby towns or cities in geographically and politically distinct areas are paired with the goal of fostering human contact and cultural links. ...

Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... , For other uses, see Mansfield (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Tamura (田村市; -shi) is a city located in Fukushima, Japan. ...

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f Mansfield, Ohio Fact Sheet. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2007-01-13.
  2. ^ Annual Estimates of the Population for Incorporated Places in Ohio, Listed Alphabetically: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2007-06-28.
  3. ^ Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2007-04-05.
  4. ^ a b American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ US Board on Geographic Names. United States Geological Survey (2007-10-25). Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ Find a County. National Association of Counties. Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  7. ^ Annual Estimates of the Population of Combined Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2007-04-05.
  8. ^ In the Heartland: An Ohio Road Trip by RV, Part II by Harry Basch & Shirley Slater. frommers.com. Retrieved on 2006-09-08.
  9. ^ About. Jared Mansfield (1759-1830). Retrieved on 2007-01-18.
  10. ^ US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990. United States Census Bureau (2005-05-03). Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  11. ^ Weatherbase: Historical Weather for Mansfield, Ohio. Retrieved on 2007-01-28.
  12. ^ a b Monthly Averages for Mansfield, OH. The Weather Channel. Retrieved on 2007-08-05.
  13. ^ Mansfield Climate Page. National Weather Service. Retrieved on 2007-08-17.
  14. ^ Census of population and housing 1790-2000. The United States Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2007-07-29.
  15. ^ Richland County Population Stable in Census 2000. Richland County Regional Planning Commission Newsletter. Retrieved on 2007-07-29.
  16. ^ Mayor's Biography. City of Mansfield. Retrieved on 2008-01-19.
  17. ^ City Council. City of Mansfield. Retrieved on 2008-02-21.
  18. ^ Huskins, David. Ohio Voter and Election Maps. University of Akron Center for Policy Studies. Retrieved on 2008-03-16.
  19. ^ Leip, David. 2004 Presidential General Election Results. Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections. Retrieved on 2008-03-16.
  20. ^ Ohio History Central Online Encyclopedia. Tappan Stove Company. Retrieved on 2007-02-14.
  21. ^ Westinghouse. Timeline of Westinghouse Historical Events. Retrieved on 2007-02-25.
  22. ^ The New York Times. COMPANY NEWS; AK STEEL ENDS 3-YEAR LOCKOUT OF WORKERS AT OHIO PLANT. Retrieved on 2007-01-16.
  23. ^ About. Hyundal Ideal Electric Company. Retrieved on 2008-03-02.
  24. ^ Company History. Therm-O-Disc. Retrieved on 2007-08-20.
  25. ^ Company History. The Gorman-Rupp Company. Retrieved on 2007-08-20.
  26. ^ About. Crane Plumbing. Retrieved on 2007-08-20.
  27. ^ Leading Employers by all Sectors & Individual Sectors. Welcome to the Richland County Economic Development Corporation. Retrieved on 2007-08-18.
  28. ^ About. MedCentral Health System. Retrieved on 2007-08-18.
  29. ^ Company History. Jones' Potato Chip Company. Retrieved on 2007-06-18.
  30. ^ HSF: A Chronology. The Highway Safety Foundation: A Chronology (who list of scare films that were released). Retrieved on 2007-06-18.
  31. ^ Home page. Miss Ohio Scholarship Program. Retrieved on 2007-06-22.
  32. ^ Godsmack video "Awake" (realplayer) shot in the Reformatory. universalstudios. Retrieved on 2007-06-15.
  33. ^ Brief History of the Building. Ohio State Reformatory. Retrieved on 2007-04-29.
  34. ^ About. The Ohio State Reformatory. Retrieved on 2007-10-04.
  35. ^ History. Oak Hill Cottage. Retrieved on 2007-10-01.
  36. ^ History. Mansfield Art Center. Retrieved on 2007-06-22.
  37. ^ History. Living Bible Museum. Retrieved on 2008-04-20.
  38. ^ About. Mansfield Memorial Museum. Retrieved on 2008-04-24.
  39. ^ Welcome. Richland Carrousel Park. Retrieved on 2007-04-29.
  40. ^ About. Louis Bromfield (1896-1956). Retrieved on 2007-02-12.
  41. ^ The Religious Affiliation of Lauren Bacall: great American actress. Adherents.com (2005-07-30). Retrieved on 2007-04-29.
  42. ^ Theatre History. The Renaissance. Retrieved on 2008-03-11.
  43. ^ History. Mansfield Play House. Retrieved on 2008-04-18.
  44. ^ Great Schools.com. District Profile. Retrieved on 2007-04-22.
  45. ^ About. The Ohio State University Mansfield. Retrieved on 2007-08-19.
  46. ^ General Information. North Central State College. Retrieved on 2007-06-14.
  47. ^ About. MedCentral College of Nursing. Retrieved on 2007-08-30.
  48. ^ Library History. Mansfield/Richland County Public Library. Retrieved on 2007-06-15.
  49. ^ Map of Mansfield, OH. Yahoo Maps. Retrieved on 2007-10-17.
  50. ^ RCT homepage. Richland County Transit. Retrieved on 2007-06-13.
  51. ^ Mansfield Lahm Airport. City of Mansfield. Retrieved on 2007-06-13.
  52. ^ The Story of Johnny Appleseed. J Appleseed & Co. Retrieved on 2007-01-20.
  53. ^ Welcome to Sister Cities of Mansfield, Ohio. sistercitiesofmansfieldohio.org. Retrieved on 2007-06-17.
  54. ^ The Sister Cities Association of Mansfield, England. sistercities.co.uk. Retrieved on 2007-05-10.

The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 95th day of the year (96th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... InsertSLUTTY WHORES≤ non-formatted text here{| class=toccolours border=1 cellpadding=4 style=float: right; margin: 0 0 1em 1em; width: 20em; border-collapse: collapse; font-size: 95%; clear: right; |+ United States Geological Survey |- |style= align=center colspan=2| [[Image:USGS logo. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 95th day of the year (96th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Australian Weather Channel with the same name, see The Weather Channel, Australia The Weather Channel (TWC) is a cable and satellite television network that broadcasts weather and weather-related news 24 hours a day. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 217th day of the year (218th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The National Weather Service (NWS) is one of the six scientific agencies that make up the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) of the United States government. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 210th day of the year (211th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 210th day of the year (211th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The University of Akron is an institution of higher learning located in Akron, Ohio. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 75th day of the year (76th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 75th day of the year (76th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 61st day of the year (62nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 277th day of the year (278th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 114th day of the year (115th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 43rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 211th day of the year (212th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 70th day of the year (71st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 112th day of the year (113th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 242nd day of the year (243rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 290th day of the year (291st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 164th day of the year (165th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 164th day of the year (165th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 168th day of the year (169th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 130th day of the year (131st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

Wikimedia Commons has media related to:
Mansfield, Ohio
  • Mansfield's official website
  • Mansfield/Richland County Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Main Street Mansfield
  • Mansfield travel guide from Wikitravel
  • The Great Fire of 1871
  • The St. James Hotel fire in 1890
  • Mansfield, Ohio is at coordinates 40°45′18″N 82°31′22″W / 40.754856, -82.522855 (Mansfield, Ohio)Coordinates: 40°45′18″N 82°31′22″W / 40.754856, -82.522855 (Mansfield, Ohio)

  Results from FactBites:
 
The Ohio State University Mansfield (372 words)
Thirty incoming freshmen at the Ohio State University-Mansfield used seven-foot big foots and human knots to learn leadership skills create a lot of laughs.
The purpose of this camp is to encourage 7th and 8th grade girls to consider a career in the sciences.
Ohio State's Undergraduate Student Government is currently looking for a student from the Mansfield Campus to fill a vacant spot in the Senate.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m