A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Marietta ...
The pronunciation of Marietta: MARE-ee-EH-tuh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Marietta has a population of 13,356 people<3> (see below for details).
Marietta was established in 1788.
The community of Marietta is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Marietta lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Marietta lies within the (740) area code.
Websites for Marietta ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.mariettachamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Marietta, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Marietta had an population of 13,356 people. This is a decrease of 5.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.98% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Marietta had a population of 14,085 people (which is 22.8% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Marietta the county's most populous community.
The population of Marietta represents 0.12% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 123rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,085 people, the population of Marietta decreased 2.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,515 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Marietta.
Adding Marietta to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Marietta in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Marietta elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Marietta on a George F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Marietta on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Marietta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Marietta - they are located in Alabama, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Marietta.
Communities near Marietta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Marietta.
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 Marietta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Marietta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Marietta. 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 Marietta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Marietta. Our list includes 53 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Marietta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marietta ...
Looking for more information about Marietta? 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 Marietta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Marietta.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Marietta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.oh.us/
The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021