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Welcome to Marietta ...
The location of Marietta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Marietta: MARE-ee-EH-tuh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Marietta has a population of 13,673 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
The area code for Marietta: (740)
Population Details ...
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 (with a count of 14,515 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Marietta had an population of 13,673 people. This is a decrease of 2.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.8% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Marietta.
Communities near Marietta ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Marietta.
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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Marietta:
Websites 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.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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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: 20 May 2019