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Welcome to Heath ...

The city of Heath is located in Licking County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Heath has a population of 10,967 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Heath is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Heath lies within the (740) area code.

Websites for Heath ...

Official Website: www.heathohio.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Heath had an population of 10,967 people. This is an increase of 6.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Heath had a population of 10,310 people (which is 6.19% of the total population of Licking County). This makes Heath the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Heath represents 0.09% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 169th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,310 people, the population of Heath increased 20.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,527 people).

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

Communities Also Named Heath ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Heath: This one is located in Licking County and the other is located in Belmont County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 22 communities that are also named Heath - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas and Utah.

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

Communities near Heath ...

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

  • Pataskala [Licking County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pataskala
    • Pataskala [Licking County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Heath
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,010 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pataskala have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pataskala
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pataskala<6>
  • New Albany [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Albany
    • New Albany [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Heath
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,072 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Albany
  • Johnstown [Licking County]
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    • Johnstown [Licking County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Heath
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,127 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<6>
  • Baltimore [Fairfield County]
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    • Baltimore [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Heath
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,026 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baltimore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltimore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buckeye Lake [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckeye Lake
      • Buckeye Lake [Fairfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Heath
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,893 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buckeye Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckeye Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckeye Lake<6>
    • Utica [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utica
      • Utica [Knox County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Heath
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Utica<6>
    • Frazeysburg [Muskingum County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frazeysburg
      • Frazeysburg [Muskingum County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Heath
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,315 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frazeysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frazeysburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frazeysburg<6>
    • Hanover [Licking County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanover
      • Hanover [Licking County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Heath
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
    • Somerset [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset
      • Somerset [Perry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Heath
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,157 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somerset<6>
    • Millersport [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millersport
      • Millersport [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Heath
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersport<6>

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 Heath. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Heath.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Heath ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Ohio

About Licking County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Heath: www.heathohio.org/

The official website for Licking County: www.lcounty.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 Licking, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Heath.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Heath - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Heath) 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 Heath. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HeathOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Heath. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0298, Longitude: -82.4352       In this case, the coordinates for Heath have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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