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Welcome to Crooksville ...

The village of Crooksville is located in Perry County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Crooksville: KROOKS-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Crooksville has a population of 2,476 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Crooksville is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The area code for Crooksville: (740)

Websites for Crooksville ...

Official Website: www.crooksville.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Crooksville had an population of 2,476 people. This is a decrease of 2.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crooksville had a population of 2,534 people (which is 7.03% of the total population of Perry County). This makes Crooksville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Crooksville represents 0.02% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 354th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,534 people, the population of Crooksville increased 2.05% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,483 people).

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

Communities near Crooksville ...

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

  • Zanesville [Muskingum County]
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    • Zanesville [Muskingum County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Crooksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,193 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zanesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zanesville<7>
  • New Lexington [Perry County]
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    • New Lexington [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Crooksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,671 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Lexington<7>
  • South Zanesville [Muskingum County]
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    • South Zanesville [Muskingum County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Crooksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Zanesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Glouster [Athens County]
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    • Glouster [Athens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Crooksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,779 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glouster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glouster<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McConnelsville [Morgan County]
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      • McConnelsville [Morgan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Crooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,720 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McConnelsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnelsville<7>
    • Bremen [Fairfield County]
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      • Bremen [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Crooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,466 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bremen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremen<7>
    • Somerset [Perry County]
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      • Somerset [Perry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Crooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,157 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somerset<7>
    • Thornville [Perry County]
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      • Thornville [Perry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Crooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,007 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thornville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thornville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thornville<7>
    • Junction City [Perry County]
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      • Junction City [Perry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Crooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 802 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Junction City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Junction City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Junction City<7>
    • Philo [Muskingum County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philo
      • Philo [Muskingum County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Crooksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philo<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 Crooksville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crooksville.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crooksville. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Crooksville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crooksville ...

Looking for more information about Crooksville? 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 Crooksville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crooksville.

Adding Crooksville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ohio

About Perry County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Crooksville: www.crooksville.com/

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 Perry, 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 Crooksville. 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 Crooksville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crooksville - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crooksville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crooksville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CrooksvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crooksville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7692, Longitude: -82.0955       In this case, the coordinates for Crooksville 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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