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Welcome to Tiffin ...

The city of Tiffin is located in Seneca County<1> and is the County Seat for Seneca County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tiffin has a population of 17,542 people<2> (see below for details).

Tiffin was established in 1812.

The community of Tiffin is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Tiffin: (419) & (567)<4>

The ZIP code for Tiffin: 44883<5>

Websites for Tiffin ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.tiffinchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Tiffin, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tiffin had an population of 17,542 people. This is a decrease of 2.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tiffin had a population of 17,963 people (or 31.66% of the total population of Seneca County). This makes Tiffin the county's most populous community.

The population of Tiffin represents 0.16% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 102nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,963 people, the population of Tiffin has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 18,135 people).

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

Communities Also Named Tiffin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Tiffin - they are located in California, Iowa, Missouri, Ontario (3) and Texas.

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

Communities near Tiffin ...

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

  • Fremont [Sandusky County]
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    • Fremont [Sandusky County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Tiffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,839 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<7>
  • Fostoria [Seneca County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fostoria
    • Fostoria [Seneca County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Tiffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,194 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fostoria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fostoria<7>
  • Clyde [Sandusky County]
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    • Clyde [Sandusky County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Tiffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,172 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clyde
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clyde<7>
  • Carey [Wyandot County]
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    • Carey [Wyandot County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Tiffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,540 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carey<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Green Springs [Seneca County]
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      • Green Springs [Seneca County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Tiffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,300 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Green Springs<7>
    • Bradner [Wood County]
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      • Bradner [Wood County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Tiffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradner have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradner<7>
    • Wayne [Wood County]
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      • Wayne [Wood County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Tiffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 925 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayne have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wayne<7>
    • New Washington [Crawford County]
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      • New Washington [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Tiffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 915 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Washington<7>
    • Bloomville [Seneca County]
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      • Bloomville [Seneca County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Tiffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 906 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomville<7>
    • Attica [Seneca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attica
      • Attica [Seneca County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Tiffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 862 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attica<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 Tiffin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tiffin.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tiffin. Our list includes 47 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Tiffin.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tiffin ...

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

Adding Tiffin to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Mentions & References for Tiffin

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tiffin. 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 Seneca, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tiffin.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tiffin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (567) is an overlay for area code (419).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Tiffin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tiffin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Tiffin) 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 Tiffin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TiffinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tiffin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1159, Longitude: -83.1768    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.

 

 

 

 

 


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