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Coalton, Ohio

Coalton is a village located in Jackson County, Ohio. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 545.


\nCoalton is located at 39°6'40" North, 82°36'40" West (39.111094, -82.611055)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.4 km² (0.6 mi²). 1.4 km² (0.6 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 545 people, 210 households, and 149 families residing in the village. The population density is 382.6/km² (991.9/mi²). There are 243 housing units at an average density of 170.6/km² (442.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 97.25% White, 0.92% African American, 0.00% Native American, 0.55% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 1.28% from two or more races. 0.92% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 210 households out of which 32.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.9% are married couples living together, 15.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.0% are non-families. 26.7% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.60 and the average family size is 3.09. In the village the population is spread out with 26.4% under the age of 18, 10.5% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 25.5% from 45 to 64, and 8.4% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.6 males. The median income for a household in the village is $24,167, and the median income for a family is $28,333. Males have a median income of $28,269 versus $15,682 for females. The per capita income for the village is $11,080. 27.5% of the population and 29.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 34.5% are under the age of 18 and 51.1% are 65 or older.