Van Wert County, Ohio


Van Wert County, Ohio

Infobox U.S. County
county = Van Wert County
state = Ohio


founded year = 1820cite web|url = http://www.odod.state.oh.us/research/FILES/S0/VanWert.pdf |title = Ohio County Profiles: Van Wert County |accessdate = 2007-04-28 |publisher = Ohio Department of Development | format = PDF]
founded date = February 12
seat wl = Van Wert
largest city = Van Wert
area_total_sq_mi = 410
area_total_km2 = 1063
area_land_sq_mi = 410
area_land_km2 = 1062
area_water_sq_mi = 0
area_water_km2 = 1
area percentage = 0.10%
census yr = 2000
pop = 29659
density_sq_mi = 72
density_km2 = 28
time zone = Eastern
UTC offset = -5
DST offset= -4
web = www.vanwertcounty.org
named for = Isaac Van Wart|

Van Wert County is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio with a population of 29,659 as of the 2000 U.S. census. It is included within the Van Wert Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is included within the Lima-Van Wert-Wapakoneta Metropolitan Statistical Area. Its county seat is Van WertGR|6 and is named for Isaac Van Wart, one of the captors of John André in the American Revolutionary War.cite web|url = http://www.osuedc.org/profiles/profile_entrance.php?fips=39161&sid=0 |title = Van Wert County data |accessdate = 2007-04-28 |publisher = Ohio State University Extension Data Center ]

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 410 square miles (1,063 km²).410 square miles (1,062 km²) of it is land and 0 square miles (1 km²) of it (0.10%) is water.

Adjacent counties

*Paulding County (north)
*Putnam County (northeast)
*Allen County (east)
*Auglaize County (southeast)
*Mercer County (south)
*Adams County, Indiana (southwest)
*Allen County, Indiana (northwest)

Demographics

Unincorporated communities

References

* [http://www.vanwertcounty.org/ Van Wert County Government's website]
* [http://www.vanwertcounty-edg.com/ The Van Wert County Economic Development Group] ----


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