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Welcome to Pomeroy ...
We aren't confident of the location of Pomeroy, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
The pronunciation of Pomeroy: PUM-roy<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Pomeroy, you might consider that their post office opened in 1851.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pomeroy has a population of 1,761 people<4> (see below for details).
Pomeroy is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Pomeroy lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Pomeroy lies within the (740) area code.
The ZIP code for Pomeroy: 45769<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pomeroy had an population of 1,761 people. This is a decrease of 4.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pomeroy had a population of 1,852 people (which is 7.79% of the total population of Meigs County). This makes Pomeroy the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Pomeroy represents 0.02% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 407th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,852 people, the population of Pomeroy decreased 5.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,966 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pomeroy.
Communities Also Named Pomeroy ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 11 communities that are also named Pomeroy - they are located in California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Manitoba, Michigan, New Brunswick, Pennsylvania, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pomeroy.
Communities near Pomeroy ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pomeroy.
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 Pomeroy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pomeroy.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pomeroy. 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 Pomeroy.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pomeroy. Our list includes 26 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pomeroy.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pomeroy ...
Looking for more information about Pomeroy? 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 Pomeroy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pomeroy.
Adding Pomeroy to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Pomeroy 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 Pomeroy was in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
We also found Pomeroy in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Pomeroy.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 28 Nov 2023