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Welcome to Circleville ...

The city of Circleville is located in Pickaway County<1> and is the County Seat for Pickaway County.

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

The pronunciation of Circleville: SIR-kuhl-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Circleville has a population of 14,063 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Circleville is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Circleville had an population of 14,063 people. This is an increase of 5.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Circleville had a population of 13,314 people (which is 23.9% of the total population of Pickaway County). This makes Circleville the county's most populous community.

The population of Circleville represents 0.12% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 132nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,314 people, the population of Circleville decreased 1.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,485 people).

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

Communities Also Named Circleville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Circleville - they are located in Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Missouri, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Circleville ...

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

  • Grove City [Franklin County]
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    • Grove City [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Circleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,280 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grove City<7>
  • Lancaster [Fairfield County]
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    • Lancaster [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Circleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<7>
  • Chillicothe [Ross County]
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    • Chillicothe [Ross County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Circleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,647 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chillicothe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chillicothe<7>
  • Canal Winchester [Franklin County]
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    • Canal Winchester [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Circleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,130 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canal Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canal Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canal Winchester<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Groveport [Franklin County]
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      • Groveport [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Circleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,618 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groveport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groveport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groveport<7>
    • Obetz [Franklin County]
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      • Obetz [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Circleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Obetz have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Obetz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Obetz<7>
    • Ashville [Pickaway County]
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      • Ashville [Pickaway County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Circleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,465 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashville<7>
    • South Bloomfield [Pickaway County]
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      • South Bloomfield [Pickaway County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Circleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,977 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Bloomfield
    • Lithopolis [Fairfield County]
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      • Lithopolis [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Circleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,916 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lithopolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lithopolis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lithopolis<7>
    • Mount Sterling [Madison County]
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      • Mount Sterling [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Circleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,783 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Sterling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Sterling<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 Circleville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Circleville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Circleville. 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 Circleville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Circleville. Our list includes 33 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Circleville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Circleville ...

Looking for more information about Circleville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Circleville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Circleville.

Adding Circleville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Circleville 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 Circleville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Circleville on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Circleville on our Genealogy Page.

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

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 Pickaway, 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 Circleville. 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 Circleville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Circleville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Circleville) 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 Circleville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CirclevilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Circleville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6061, Longitude: -82.9339       In this case, the coordinates for Circleville 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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