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Welcome to Muskingum County ...

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

The community of Zanesville is the Seat for Muskingum County.

Muskingum County was founded March 1, 1803. Muskingum was created by taking area from Washington and Fairfield Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Muskingum had a population of 86,042 people.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Muskingum represented 0.75% of the total population of Ohio.

Below are some of the communities located in Muskingum County:

  • Adamsville
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
  • Dresden
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dresden
    • Dresden is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,688 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dresden <2>
  • Frazeysburg
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frazeysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frazeysburg
    • Frazeysburg is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,315 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frazeysburg <2>
  • Fultonham
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fultonham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fultonham
    • Fultonham is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 160 people
  • New Concord
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Concord
    • New Concord is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,165 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Concord <2>
  • Norwich
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwich
    • Norwich is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 100 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich <2>
  • Philo
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philo
    • Philo is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philo <2>
  • South Zanesville
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Zanesville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Zanesville
    • South Zanesville is located in Muskingum County (OH)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,095 people
  • Zanesville
    (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)

Websites of Interest ...

Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2010 Census and the next count will be for the 2020 Census.
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.





 

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