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Welcome to Pataskala ...

The city of Pataskala is located in Licking County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Pataskala: puh-TASK-uh-luh<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pataskala has a population of 15,883 people<4> (see below for details).

Pataskala is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The area code for Pataskala: (740)

Websites for Pataskala ...

Official Website: www.ci.pataskala.oh.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pataskala had an population of 15,883 people. This is an increase of 6.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 54.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pataskala had a population of 14,962 people (or 8.99% of the total population of Licking County). This makes Pataskala the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Pataskala represents 0.13% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 118th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,962 people, the population of Pataskala increased 45.98% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 10,249 people).

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

Communities near Pataskala ...

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

  • Columbus [Franklin County]
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    • Columbus [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Pataskala
    • Estimated population in 2019: 898,553 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<7>
  • Newark [Licking County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newark
    • Newark [Licking County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Pataskala
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,315 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<7>
  • Westerville [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westerville
    • Westerville [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Pataskala
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,103 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westerville<7>
  • Reynoldsburg [Franklin County]
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    • Reynoldsburg [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Pataskala
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,327 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reynoldsburg<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gahanna [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gahanna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gahanna
      • Gahanna [Franklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Pataskala
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,483 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gahanna<7>
    • Pickerington [Fairfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pickerington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pickerington
      • Pickerington [Fairfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Pataskala
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,158 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pickerington<7>
    • Whitehall [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehall
      • Whitehall [Franklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Pataskala
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,926 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehall<7>
    • Worthington [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Worthington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Worthington
      • Worthington [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Pataskala
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,692 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worthington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Worthington<7>
    • Bexley [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bexley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bexley
      • Bexley [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Pataskala
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,770 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bexley<7>
    • Heath [Licking County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heath
      • Heath [Licking County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Pataskala
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,942 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heath
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heath<7>

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 Pataskala. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pataskala.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pataskala ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Licking County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pataskala: www.ci.pataskala.oh.us/

The official website for Licking County: www.lcounty.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 Licking, 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Pataskala. 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 Pataskala.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pataskala - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pataskala) 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 Pataskala. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pataskala

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pataskala. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9992, Longitude: -82.6749       In this case, the coordinates for Pataskala have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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