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Welcome to Cheshire ...
The location of Cheshire has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Cheshire: CHESH-uhr<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cheshire has a population of 128 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cheshire.
Cheshire is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Cheshire lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cheshire is within the (740) area code.
Websites for Cheshire ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.galliacounty.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Cheshire, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cheshire had an population of 128 people. This is a decrease of 3.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 42.08% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cheshire had a population of 132 people. This makes Cheshire the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 132 people, the population of Cheshire decreased 40.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 221 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cheshire.
Communities Also Named Cheshire ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Cheshire: This one is located in Gallia County and the other is located in Delaware County.
Beyond Ohio, there are 7 communities that are also named Cheshire - they are located in Connecticut, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York and Oregon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cheshire.
Communities near Cheshire ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cheshire.
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 Cheshire. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cheshire.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cheshire. 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 Cheshire.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cheshire. See our Newspapers Page for Cheshire.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cheshire ...
Looking for more information about Cheshire? 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 Cheshire, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Cheshire.
Adding Cheshire to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cheshire in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cheshire was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Cheshire on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cheshire on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cheshire. 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/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022