According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,060 km˛ (409 mi˛). 1,054 km˛ (407 mi˛) of it is land and 6 km˛ (2 mi˛) of it is water. The total area is 0.53% water.
Shelby County (north)
Champaign County (northeast)
Clark County (southeast)
Montgomery County (south)
Darke County (west)
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 98,868 people, 38,437 households, and 27,943 families residing in the county. The population density is 94/km˛ (243/mi˛). There are 40,554 housing units at an average density of 38/km˛ (100/mi˛). The racial makeup of the county is 95.78% White, 1.95% Black or African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.79% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.28% from other races, and 1.00% from two or more races. 0.73% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 38,437 households out of which 33.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.50% are married couples living together, 9.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.30% are non-families. 23.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.54 and the average family size is 2.99.
In the county, the population is spread out with 25.90% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 28.40% from 25 to 44, 24.80% from 45 to 64, and 13.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 96.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.40 males.
The median income for a household in the county is $44,109, and the median income for a family is $51,169. Males have a median income of $37,357 versus $25,493 for females. The per capita income for the county is $21,669. 6.70% of the population and 5.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 9.10% of those under the age of 18 and 5.60% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
Miami County Government's website (http://www.co.miami.oh.us/)
MiamiCounty is a county located in the state of Ohio.
In the county, the population is spread out with 25.90% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 28.40% from 25 to 44, 24.80% from 45 to 64, and 13.20% who are 65 years of age or older.
Elections are administered in each county by a four-member board of elections which consists of two Republicans and two Democrats appointed by the Ohio Secretary of State at the recommendation of each county party.
MiamiCounty was formed from Montgomery, January 16, 1807, and Staunton made a temporary seat of justice.
Population of Miami in 1820, 8,851; 1830, 12,807; 1840, 19,804; 1860, 29,959; 1880, 36,158, of whom 28,832 were born in Ohio; 1,882, Pennsylvania; 599, Virginia; 570, Indiana; 321, New York; 243, Kentucky; 1376, German Empire; 413, Ireland; 159, England and Wales; 93, France; 48, British America; and 14, Scotland.
The line of the Miami Canal, from Cincinnati, passes through the town from south to north; on it are six large and commodious warehouses, for receiving and forwarding produce and merchandise, and three more, still larger, are in progress of erection, and four smaller, for supplying boats with provisions and other necessaries.
Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Want to know more? Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:
Press Releases |
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the
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