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Mansfield

Richland County,

Ohio

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The Heart of Ohio


The Ohio state capital is Columbus.


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Zip Codes

44902, 44903, 44906, 44907

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Mansfield is approximately 50,627 (1990), 47821 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 21,909 (1990), 18696 (2010).

The amount of land area in Mansfield is 72.336 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Mansfield is 31.5 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Mansfield to Washington DC is 328 miles. The distance to the Ohio state capital is 59 miles. (as the crow flies)
Mansfield is positioned 40.76 degrees north of the equator and 82.52 degrees west of the prime meridian.

The city tree is the Apple.

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Location

Mansfield location: in north-central Ohio. Neighboring Cities to Mansfield are: Shelby, Galion, Lexington and Ashland

Here is a map page for Mansfield

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Geography

The geography for Mansfield is in the Appalachian foothills of North Central Ohio

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History & History Related Items

Mansfield history:

The city was named after the Surveyor General of the United States, Col. Jared Mansfield. Originally platted as a square whose center was Central Park, the city grew towards the north and the west. The first courthouse in the country was one of two blockhouses erected on the public square during the war of 1812
The incorporation date of Mansfield: 1808

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Mansfield Attractions:

NOTED NOTABLES
John Chapman - better known as Johnny Appleseed, settled here after his days of traveling were over.

Louis Bromfield - a Pulitzer Prize winning author.

Mansfield/Richland County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Contact us at: 419 525-1300 or 800 642-8282 or e-mail us at: visitors@mansfieldtourism.org

Carrousel Park, The Renaissance Theatre, Mansfield Art Center, Kingwood Center, Mansfield Playhouse, Malabar Farm

Here is a good list of links and information for attractions in the area.

Mansfield Fire Museum
1265 West Fourth Street
Mansfield, Ohio 44906

The Heritage Center Museum
A historical museum in the heart of Ohio depicting small town and rural life from 1820s to the present, with industrial locomotives and Silver King tractors. Gift Shop.

Carousel Magic
44 West 4th St.
P.O. Box 1466
Mansfield, OH 44901
Phone: 419-526-4009
Fax: 419-526-4561
Welcome to Carousel Magic! Step back in time as you watch skilled craftsmen use time honored techniques of carving, finishing, and painting to transform hardwood blocks into prancing ponies and magical menagerie figures. Our tour displays will teach you about the history, styles, and construction of carousels.

The Lincoln Highway National Museum & Archives
102 Old Lincoln Way West
Galion, Ohio 44833
(419) 462-2212 Voice
(419) 462-2214 Fax
(419) 566-0790 Cell

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Economy & Industry

Mansfield economy: Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Service--Medical, Educational, & Government
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