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Welcome to Mount Orab ...

The village of Mount Orab is located in Brown County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Orab: Mt. Orab

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Orab has a population of 3,446 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Mount Orab is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Orab had an population of 3,446 people. This is a decrease of 5.95% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 49.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Orab had a population of 3,664 people (or 8.17% of the total population of Brown County). This makes Mount Orab the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mount Orab represents 0.03% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 296th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,664 people, the population of Mount Orab increased 58.82% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,307 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Orab.

Communities near Mount Orab ...

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

  • Amelia [Clermont County]
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    • Amelia [Clermont County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Mount Orab
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,039 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amelia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amelia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amelia<6>
  • Blanchester [Clinton County]
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    • Blanchester [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Mount Orab
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,256 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blanchester<6>
  • Georgetown [Brown County]
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    • Georgetown [Brown County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Mount Orab
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,216 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Georgetown<6>
  • Bethel [Clermont County]
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    • Bethel [Clermont County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Mount Orab
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Richmond [Clermont County]
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      • New Richmond [Clermont County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Mount Orab
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,706 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Richmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Richmond<6>
    • Williamsburg [Clermont County]
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      • Williamsburg [Clermont County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Mount Orab
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<6>
    • Batavia [Clermont County]
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      • Batavia [Clermont County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Mount Orab
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,967 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batavia<6>
    • Lynchburg [Highland County]
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      • Lynchburg [Highland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Orab
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,493 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynchburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynchburg<6>
    • Augusta [Bracken County]
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      • Augusta [Bracken County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Mount Orab
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,142 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Augusta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augusta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Augusta<6>
    • Sardinia [Brown County]
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      • Sardinia [Brown County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Mount Orab
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,138 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardinia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardinia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardinia<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 Mount Orab. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Orab.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Orab ...

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

Adding Mount Orab to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mount Orab 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 Mount Orab was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Mount Orab on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mount Orab on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mount Orab. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Brown, 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 Mount Orab.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Orab - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Orab) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mount Orab. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount OrabOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Orab. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0280, Longitude: -83.9226       In this case, the coordinates for Mount Orab 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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