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Welcome to Manchester ...
The location of Manchester has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Manchester: MAN-chester<3>
When the people of Manchester refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Manchesterite<4>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Manchester has a population of 1,965 people<5> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Manchester.
Manchester is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<6>.
Time Zone: Manchester lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Manchester is within the boundaries of the (937) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Manchester had an population of 1,965 people. This is a decrease of 2.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Manchester had a population of 2,023 people (which is 7.09% of the total population of Adams County). This makes Manchester the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Manchester represents 0.02% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 397th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,023 people, the population of Manchester has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,043 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Manchester.
Communities Also Named Manchester ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Manchester: This one is located in Adams County and the other is located in Summit County.
Beyond Ohio, there are 47 communities that are also named Manchester - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Manchester.
Communities near Manchester ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Manchester.
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 Manchester. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Manchester.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Manchester. 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 Manchester.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Manchester. See our Newspapers Page for Manchester.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manchester ...
Looking for more information about Manchester? 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 Manchester, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Manchester.
Adding Manchester to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Manchester 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 Manchester was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Manchester on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022