About Ohioville Borough

Geography

Ohioville is located in western Beaver County, in part along the Ohio River. It is bordered to the north by South Beaver Township, to the east by Brighton Township, to the southeast by the borough of Industry, to the south-southeast by the borough of Midland, and to the south-southwest by the borough of Glasgow. Much of the southern border of Ohioville is the Ohio River; across the river are the borough of Georgetown and Greene Township. The western border of Ohioville is the Ohio-Pennsylvania state line; bordering Ohioville on the west are (from south to north) East Liverpool, Liverpool Township, St. Clair Township, and Middleton Township, all in Columbiana County, Ohio.

Pennsylvania Route 168 is the main road through the township, running south into Midland and north to Darlington and New Galilee. Pennsylvania Route 68 runs along the Ohio River in the southern part of the borough, between Midland to the east and Glasgow, Pennsylvania, and East Liverpool, Ohio, to the west.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 23.7 square miles, of which 23.3 square miles is land and 0.35 square miles, or 1.50%, is water.

Demographics

As of the Census of 2000, there were 3,759 people, 1,371 households, and 1,095 families residing in the borough. The population density was 160.9 people per square mile. There were 1,439 housing units at an average density of 61.6 per square mile. The racial makeup of the borough was 97.15% White, 2.00% African American, 0.03% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.24% from other races, and 0.51% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.80% of the population.

There were 1,371 households out of which 34.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.8% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.1% were non-families. 17.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 3.04.

In the borough the population was spread out with 25.0% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 27.5% from 25 to 44, 26.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 97.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.4 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $39,962, and the median income for a family was $48,995. Males had a median income of $36,146 versus $22,324 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $17,837. About 2.9% of families and 5.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.6% of those under age 18 and 3.0% of those age 65 or over.

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