Hancock County, Ohio

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Hancock County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. As of 2000, the population was 71,295. Its county seat is Findlay[2] and was named for John Hancock, the first signer of the Declaration of Independence.[3] The Hancock County area has a strong connection with the Toledo Metropolitan Area and upon other opinions, it is sometimes considered part of the metropolitan area.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 534 square miles (1,383.1 km2).531 square miles (1,375.3 km2) is land and 2 square miles (5.2 km2) (0.42%) is water.

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Demographics

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 71,295 people, 27,898 households, and 19,138 families residing in the county. The population density was 134 people per square mile (52/km²). There were 29,785 housing units at an average density of 56 per square mile (22/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 95.14% White, 1.11% Black or African American, 0.18% Native American, 1.22% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.22% from other races, and 1.12% from two or more races. 3.07% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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