Castine, Ohio

related topics
{household, population, family}
{household, population, female}
{village, small, smallsup}

Castine (pronounced /ˈkæstiːn/)[3] is a village in Darke County, Ohio, United States. The population was 129 at the 2000 census.



Castine was platted in 1832 and replatted in the following year. Its location was chosen because it lay at the intersection of the road between Greenville and Eaton with the road between the communities of Miami County, Ohio and New Garden, Indiana.[4] For its first few decades, the village (then known as "New Castine") grew and prospered, but the building of the Little Miami Railroad through West Manchester, just 2 miles (3.2 km) to the south, retarded Castine's progress. Revival came with the construction of the Cincinnati Northern Railroad in 1894.[4]:584


Castine is located at 39°55′51″N 84°37′29″W / 39.93083°N 84.62472°W / 39.93083; -84.62472 (39.930963, -84.624730)[5].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 129 people, 43 households, and 39 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,700.1 people per square mile (622.6/km²). There were 46 housing units at an average density of 606.2/sq mi (222.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.45% White, 0.78% African American, and 0.78% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.55% of the population.

Full article ▸

related documents
Glandorf, Ohio
Wales, Wisconsin
Gilboa, Ohio
Gloria Glens Park, Ohio
Wyeville, Wisconsin
Oostburg, Wisconsin
West Salem, Wisconsin
Union Grove, Wisconsin
Park Ridge, Wisconsin
Lynxville, Wisconsin
Blakeslee, Ohio
Winchester, Vilas County, Wisconsin
Bairdstown, Ohio
Brownsville, Wisconsin
Sheffield, Ohio
Stockport, Ohio
Germantown, Ohio
Laurelville, Ohio
Grafton, Ohio
Stoutsville, Ohio
Athalia, Ohio
North Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Kettlersville, Ohio
Melvina, Wisconsin
Navarre, Ohio
Fultonham, Ohio
Glen Flora, Wisconsin
Cobb, Wisconsin
Lower Salem, Ohio
Farmersville, Ohio