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Welcome to Centerville ...

The village of Centerville is located in Gallia County<1>.

The location of Centerville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Centerville: SEHN-tuhr-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Centerville has a population of 98 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Centerville.

Centerville is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: Centerville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Centerville: (740)

Websites for Centerville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.galliacounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Centerville, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Centerville had an population of 98 people. This is a decrease of 4.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.87% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Centerville had a population of 103 people. This makes Centerville the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 103 people, the population of Centerville decreased 23.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 134 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Centerville.

Communities Also Named Centerville ...

While we believe that this Centerville is located in Gallia County, we know of another 8 Ohio communities named Centerville. Those communities are located in the following counties: Belmont, Brown, Clinton, Marion, Medina, Montgomery, Morgan and Wayne County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 143 communities that are also named Centerville - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (4), California (6), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (10), Idaho, Illinois (7), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (9), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts (3), Michigan (2), Minnesota (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana (4), Nebraska, Nevada (3), New Jersey (5), New Mexico, New York (6), North Carolina, Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (12), Rhode Island (2), South Carolina (4), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Utah, Vermont (3), Virginia (9), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (4).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Centerville.

Communities near Centerville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Centerville.

  • Jackson (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
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    • Jackson lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Centerville and is located in Jackson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,240 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<7>
  • Wellston (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
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    • Wellston lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Centerville and is located in Jackson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellston<7>
  • Point Pleasant (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
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    • Point Pleasant lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Centerville and is located in Mason County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,017 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Pleasant<7>
  • Gallipolis (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
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    • Gallipolis lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Centerville and is located in Gallia County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,545 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallipolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallipolis<7>
  • Oak Hill (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
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    • Oak Hill lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Centerville and is located in Jackson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,531 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Hill<7>
  • Hamden (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
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    • Hamden lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Centerville and is located in Vinton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 854 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamden<7>
  • South Webster (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
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    • South Webster lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Centerville and is located in Scioto County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 796 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Webster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Webster<7>
  • Coalton (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coalton
    • Coalton lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Centerville and is located in Jackson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 473 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coalton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coalton
  • Rutland (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rutland
    • Rutland lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Centerville and is located in Meigs County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 412 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutland<7>
  • Henderson (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henderson
    • Henderson lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Centerville and is located in Mason County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henderson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henderson<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Centerville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Centerville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Centerville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Centerville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Centerville. See our Newspapers Page for Centerville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Centerville ...

Looking for more information about Centerville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Centerville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Centerville.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Centerville

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About Gallia County

About Ohio

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Centerville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Gallia County: www.gallianet.net/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Gallia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Centerville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Centerville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Centerville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Centerville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Centerville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CentervilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centerville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8979, Longitude: -82.4458       In this case, the coordinates for Centerville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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