Place:Delaware, Ohio, United States

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Delaware County is a county in the state of Ohio, United States, within the Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 174,214, which is an increase of 58.4% from 109,989 in 2000, making it the fastest growing county in Ohio. Its county seat is the city of Delaware, and both are named after the Delaware (Lenape) tribe.

According to Forbes Magazine, Delaware County is the fifth best place in the United States to raise a family and the second best in Ohio, behind Geauga County. It was home to former U.S. President Rutherford B. Hayes.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1807 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1808 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1810 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1812 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1818 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1835 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1867 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1810 2,000
1820 7,639
1830 11,504
1840 22,060
1850 21,817
1860 23,902
1870 25,175
1880 27,381
1890 27,189
1900 26,401
1910 27,182
1920 26,013
1930 26,016
1940 26,780
1950 30,278
1960 36,107
1970 42,908
1980 53,840
1990 66,929

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External links

www.co.delaware.oh.us/


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