Van Wert Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Van Wert, OH

General Van Wert Information

State: Ohio

County: Van Wert County

Close cities: Haviland, OH, Ohio City, OH, Elgin, OH, Scott, OH, Convoy, OH, Venedocia, OH, Fort Jennings, OH, Rockford, OH, Middle Point, OH, Grover Hill, OH

Van Wert Population (census data)
Total 10,269 (-3.1% since 2000)
Male 4,829 (47.0%)
Female 5,440 (53.0%)

Population Density: 1,733 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.1 (US Avg is 100)

Van Wert Elevation: 788 feet above sea level

Land Area: 5.93 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,000

Zip Codes: 45891.

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Van Wert Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.0%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Black (1.5%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (33.5%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • United States (10.6%)
  • English (7.5%)
  • Dutch (2.8%)
  • French (2.7%)

Van Wert School Information

High Schools
Lincolnview Junior/Senior High School (15945 Middle Point Road, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Lincolnview Local District)
Van Wert High School (205 W Crawford Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Van Wert City District)
Middle Schools
Van Wert Middle School (305 W Crawford Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Van Wert City District)
Elementary Schools
Franklin Elementary School (305 Frothingham Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Van Wert City District)
Horace Mann Elementary School (501 E 3rd Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Van Wert City District)
Jefferson Elementary School (1120 Buckeye Drive, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Van Wert City District)
Lincolnview Elementary School (15945 Middle Point Road, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Lincolnview Local District)
Washington Elementary School (839 Prospect Avenue, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Van Wert City District)
Other/Private Schools
Lincolnview Langley (15145 Lincoln Highway, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Lincolnview Local District)
Vantage Career Center (818 N Franklin Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891 - Vantage District)

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