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Statistics & Facts

The Ohio state capital is Columbus.
The population of Marietta is approximately 14085 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 6,481 (1990), 5828 (2010).
The amount of land area in Marietta is 19.928 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.667 sq kilometers.
The distance from Marietta to Washington DC is 253 miles.
The distance to the Ohio state capital is 95 miles. (as the crow flies)
Marietta is positioned 39.42 degrees north of the equator and 81.44 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Marietta was the first organized American settlement in the Northwest Territory and also the gateway for expansion into the western frontier.
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Marietta/Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau
Contact us at: 614 373-5178 or 800 288-2577

Campus Martius: The Museum of the Northwest Territory
601 Second Street
Marietta, Ohio 45750
Phone: 614-373-3750
Toll-free: 800-860-0145
This museum commemorates the founding of Marietta. Features include the Rufus Putnam House, part of the original fort of 200 years ago. Other exhibits tell about the Indians of the area from all ages, the historical governments and also more recent history.
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