Union County, Ohio


Union County, Ohio

Infobox U.S. County
county = Union County
state = Ohio


founded year = 1820cite web|url = http://www.odod.state.oh.us/research/FILES/S0/Union.pdf |title = Ohio County Profiles: Union County |accessdate = 2007-04-28 |publisher = Ohio Department of Development | format = PDF]
founded date = April 1
seat wl = Marysville
largest city = Marysville
area_total_sq_mi = 437
area_total_km2 = 1132
area_land_sq_mi = 437
area_land_km2 = 1131
area_water_sq_mi = 0
area_water_km2 = 1
area percentage = 0.08
census yr = 2000
pop = 40909
density_sq_mi = 94
density_km2 = 36
time zone = Eastern
UTC offset = -5
DST offset= -4
footnotes =
web = http://www.co.union.oh.us/
named for = formed from the union of parts of surrounding counties

Union County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. As of the 2000 census, the population was 40,909. Increasingly becoming more of a suburban county, the population was estimated at 47,234 in 2007 by the U.S. Census Bureau. Its county seat is MarysvilleGR|6 and its name is reflective of its origins, it being the union of pieces of Franklin, Delaware, Madison, Logan Counties.cite web|url = http://www.osuedc.org/profiles/profile_entrance.php?fips=39159&sid=0 |title = Union County data |accessdate = 2007-04-28 |publisher = Ohio State University Extension Data Center ]

This county is part of the Columbus Metropolitan Area in Central Ohio.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 437 square miles (1,132 km²).437 square miles (1,131 km²) of it is land and 0 square miles (1 km²) of it (0.08%) is water.

Adjacent counties

*Marion County (northeast)
*Delaware County (east)
*Franklin County (southeast)
*Madison County (south)
*Champaign County (southwest)
*Logan County (west)
*Hardin County (northwest)

Economy

Union County includes wide areas of farmland, but it is also the home of two major corporations: Honda of America and Scotts Miracle-Gro Company. Scotts' headquarters are located southeast of Marysville, near the intersection of Paris, Dover, and Millcreek Townships. Honda operates two major factories northwest of Marysville: the Marysville Auto Plant and the Marysville Motorcycle Plant.

Demographics

Other places

References

* [http://www.co.union.oh.us/ Union County Government's website]
* [http://www.unioncounty.org Union County Chamber of Commerce website]
* [http://www.rootsweb.com/~ohuniogs Union County Genealogical Society] ----


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