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Welcome to Monroeville ...

The village of Monroeville is located in Huron County<1>.


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


The pronunciation of Monroeville: muhn-ROH-vil<3>

While we don't have a date for the founding of Monroeville, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1824.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Monroeville has a population of 1,348 people<4> (see below for details).

Monroeville is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Websites for Monroeville ...

Official Website: www.monroevilleohio.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monroeville had an population of 1,348 people. This is a decrease of 3.71% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Monroeville had a population of 1,400 people. This makes Monroeville the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Monroeville represents 0.01% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 464th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,400 people, the population of Monroeville decreased 2.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,433 people).

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

Communities Also Named Monroeville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Ohio communities named Monroeville: This one is located in Huron County and the other is located in Jefferson County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 7 communities that are also named Monroeville - they are located in Alabama, California, Indiana, Michigan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Monroeville ...

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

  • Sandusky
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
  • Norwalk
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
  • Bellevue
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
  • Huron
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huron
    • Huron is located in Erie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,827 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huron <6>
  • Clyde
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clyde
    • Clyde is located in Sandusky County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,172 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clyde <6>
  • Willard
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the south)
  • New London
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New London have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New London
    • New London is located in Huron County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,345 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London <6>
  • Plymouth
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plymouth
    • Plymouth is located in Richland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,789 people
  • Greenwich
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
  • Milan
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
    • Milan is located in Erie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,340 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan <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 Monroeville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monroeville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monroeville ...

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

Adding Monroeville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Monroeville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Monroeville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Monroeville post office opened in 1824.

We also found Monroeville in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Monroeville.

The official website for Monroeville: www.monroevilleohio.com/

The official website for Huron County: www.hccommissioners.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 Huron, 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 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 Monroeville. 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 Monroeville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monroeville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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