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Statistics & Facts

The Ohio state capital is Columbus.
The population of Pataskala is approximately 3,046 (1990), 14962 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,233 (1990), 5588 (2010).
The amount of land area in Pataskala is 5.802 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.031 sq kilometers.
The distance from Pataskala to Washington DC is 319 miles.
The distance to the Ohio state capital is 17 miles. (as the crow flies)
Pataskala is positioned 40.00 degrees north of the equator and 82.67 degrees west of the prime meridian.



Pataskala was the home of Christopher Widner. A four sport letterman at nearby Watkins Memorial High School, he attended Marietta College. He subsequently moved to San Francisco where he earned recognition as Master Carpenter. He won honors for his work In Berkeley, Oakland and San Francisco. He returned to Pataskala where he continued his carpentry work and provided community service through the Sukyo Mahikari organization. He tragically lost his life, at age 45, in a traffic accident just south of Pataskala on January 19, 1999.

Alan Grundy - the British-born composer, now calls Pataskala his home. He is an ASCAP writer of classical music on the fresh records label. His first release, entitled, "Beyond Manchester," has now collected four coveted writer's awards. His second album, "London Chronicles," has been released in both Great Britain and the USA. Email Alan
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Pataskala City Government

Pataskala Town Hall
430S. Main St.
Pataskala, Ohio 43062-9401
Phone: 740-927-2021
Fax: 740-927-0228

Pataskala Chamber

Chamber of Commerce
325 W. Broad St.
Pataskala, Ohio 43062-8136
Phone: 740-964-6100

Pataskala Community News

2000, July
British-born classical composer, Alan Grundy, is now based in Pataskala, Ohio. His album, "beyond manchester", on fresh records, has been awarded four coveted ascap awards. Alan continues to write and teach in central ohio. Email:

Pataskala Organizations

Chamber of Commerce
325 W. Broad St.
Pataskala, Ohio 43062-8136
Phone: 740-964-6100

Pataskala Libraries

Pataskala Public Library
101 S. Vine St.
Pataskala, Ohio 43062-8776
Phone: 740-927-9986 Fax: 740-964-6204

Pataskala Schools

Etna Elementary School
500 Columbia Rd SW
Pataskala OH 43062-9278

Good Shepherd Christian Academy
8100 Hazelton Etna Rd SW
Pataskala OH 43062-9404
Phone: 740-927-8642

Jersey School
12201 Morse Rd SW
Pataskala OH 43062-8694
Phone: 740-927-3268

Pataskala Elementary School
395 S High St
Pataskala OH 43062-8244
Phone: 740-927-3861

Watkins Memorial School
8868 Watkins Rd SW
Pataskala OH 43062-9053
Phone: 740-927-3846

Watkins Middle School
8808 Watkins Rd SW
Pataskala OH 43062-9053
Phone: 740-927-5767 Pataskala


In 1999 there were approximately 3,800 new homes under construction in Pataskala, and the population was estimated to double by the year 2004.

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