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Statistics & Facts

The Ohio state capital is Columbus.
The population of Granville is approximately 5646 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,127 (1990), 1441 (2010).
The amount of land area in Granville is 10.57 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Granville to Washington DC is 311 miles.
The distance to the Ohio state capital is 27 miles. (as the crow flies)
Granville is positioned 40.07 degrees north of the equator and 82.50 degrees west of the prime meridian.


25 miles east of Columbus, Ohio
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History & History Related Items

Located in Licking County about 25 miles east of Columbus, Granville is a small, quiet New England-style town. The village was founded in 1805 by settlers from Massachusetts and Connecticut whose lasting influence is visible throughout the town's architecture. Several buildings are listed on the National Historic Registry. Granville is also the home of Denison University, a leading private liberal arts college.
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The founding of Granville



Robbins Hunter Museum
221 E. Broadway
Phone: (614) 587-0430
The museum is housed in the 1842 Avery-Downer House, which is an example of the temple form of Greek Revival architecture. Antiques are found in all rooms, including paints, sculpture, carpets, musical instruments, furniture, clocks, Cornelius chandeliers, and more.
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Granville City Government

Village of Granville, Ohio
PO Box 514
141 East Broadway
Granville, Ohio 43023
Phone:(614) 587-0707
Fax: (614)587-0218

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