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Welcome to Dennison ...

The village of Dennison is located in Tuscarawas County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Dennison: DEN-ih-suhn<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dennison has a population of 2,602 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Dennison is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Websites for Dennison ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.tuschamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dennison had an population of 2,602 people. This is a decrease of 2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.03% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dennison had a population of 2,655 people. This makes Dennison the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Dennison represents 0.02% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 346th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,655 people, the population of Dennison decreased 11.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,992 people).

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

Communities Also Named Dennison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Dennison - they are located in Arizona, Illinois (2), Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana and Nebraska.

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

Communities near Dennison ...

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

  • New Philadelphia [Tuscarawas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Philadelphia
    • New Philadelphia [Tuscarawas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Dennison
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,418 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Philadelphia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Philadelphia<7>
  • Dover [Tuscarawas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dover
    • Dover [Tuscarawas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Dennison
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,693 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dover<7>
  • Newcomerstown [Tuscarawas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newcomerstown
    • Newcomerstown [Tuscarawas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Dennison
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,727 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newcomerstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcomerstown<7>
  • Cadiz [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadiz
    • Cadiz [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Dennison
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,153 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadiz
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadiz<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carrollton [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrollton
      • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Dennison
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,017 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<7>
    • Strasburg [Tuscarawas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
      • Strasburg [Tuscarawas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Dennison
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,689 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<7>
    • Sugarcreek [Tuscarawas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugarcreek
      • Sugarcreek [Tuscarawas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Dennison
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,227 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugarcreek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sugarcreek<7>
    • Gnadenhutten [Tuscarawas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gnadenhutten
      • Gnadenhutten [Tuscarawas County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Dennison
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gnadenhutten have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gnadenhutten
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gnadenhutten<7>
    • Magnolia [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnolia
      • Magnolia [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Dennison
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia<7>
    • Bolivar [Tuscarawas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
      • Bolivar [Tuscarawas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Dennison
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolivar<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 Dennison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dennison.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dennison ...

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

Adding Dennison to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Ohio

About Tuscarawas County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuscarawas County: www.co.tuscarawas.oh.us/

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 Tuscarawas, 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 Dennison. 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 Dennison.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dennison - 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 from Point A (ie- Dennison) 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 Dennison. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DennisonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dennison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3973, Longitude: -81.3270       In this case, the coordinates for Dennison 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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