Newtown, Ohio

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Newtown is a village in southeastern Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, near Cincinnati. The population was 2,420 at the 2000 census. Newtown was first settled in 1792 under the name of Mercersburg. The name was changed before the village incorporated in 1901.

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History

Multiple Native American mounds and other earthworks were once located on the site of Newtown.[3] Still in existence today are the Odd Fellows' Cemetery Mound and the Perin Village Site, plus the Turpin Site and the Hahn Field Archeological District just outside of the village's boundaries.[4]

Geography

Newtown is located at 39°7′33″N 84°21′29″W / 39.12583°N 84.35806°W / 39.12583; -84.35806 (39.125811, -84.358102)[5]. Newtown is surrounded by Anderson Township, from which it was split in the 1960s.[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.0 km²), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 2,420 people, 924 households, and 669 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,042.4 people per square mile (402.7/km²). There were 977 housing units at an average density of 420.8/sq mi (162.6/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.36% White, 1.86% African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.87% Asian, 0.12% from other races, and 0.37% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.16% of the population.

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