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Welcome to Worthington ...

The city of Worthington is located in Franklin County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Worthington: WUR-theeng-tuhn<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Worthington has a population of 14,714 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Worthington is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Websites for Worthington ...

Official Website: www.worthington.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Worthington had an population of 14,714 people. This is an increase of 8.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Worthington had a population of 13,575 people. This makes Worthington the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Worthington represents 0.12% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 126th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,575 people, the population of Worthington decreased 3.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,125 people).

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

Communities Also Named Worthington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Worthington - they are located in Florida (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky (3), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New York, North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Worthington ...

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

  • Columbus [Franklin County]
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    • Columbus [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Worthington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 903,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<7>
  • Dublin [Franklin County]
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    • Dublin [Franklin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Worthington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin<7>
  • Delaware [Delaware County]
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    • Delaware [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Worthington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,607 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delaware<7>
  • Grove City [Franklin County]
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    • Grove City [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Worthington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,280 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grove City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reynoldsburg [Franklin County]
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      • Reynoldsburg [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Worthington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,374 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reynoldsburg<7>
    • Hilliard [Franklin County]
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      • Hilliard [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Worthington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,797 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hilliard<7>
    • Gahanna [Franklin County]
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      • Gahanna [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Worthington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gahanna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gahanna<7>
    • Whitehall [Franklin County]
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      • Whitehall [Franklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Worthington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,908 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Whitehall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehall<7>
    • Pataskala [Licking County]
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      • Pataskala [Licking County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Worthington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,010 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pataskala have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pataskala
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pataskala<7>
    • Bexley [Franklin County]
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      • Bexley [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Worthington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,751 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Bexley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bexley<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 Worthington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Worthington.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Worthington ...

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

Adding Worthington to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

The Communities of Ohio

About Franklin County

About Ohio

The official website for Worthington: www.worthington.org/

The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.oh.us/

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 Franklin, 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 Worthington. 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 Worthington.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Worthington - 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 from Point A (ie- Worthington) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Worthington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WorthingtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Worthington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0950, Longitude: -83.0206       In this case, the coordinates for Worthington 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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