Cincinnati

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City of Cincinnati
City
Nickname(s): The Queen City
Motto: Juncta Juvant (Lat. Strength in Unity)
Cincinnati is located in Ohio
City of Cincinnati
Coordinates: 39°8′10″N 84°30′11″W / 39.13611°N 84.50306°W / 39.13611; -84.50306Coordinates: 39°8′10″N 84°30′11″W / 39.13611°N 84.50306°W / 39.13611; -84.50306
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hamilton
Settled 1788
Incorporated 1802 (village)
- 1819 (city)
Government
 • Type Mayor-council government
 • Mayor Mark L. Mallory (D)
Area
 • City 79.6 sq mi (206.1 km2)
 • Land 78.0 sq mi (202.0 km2)
 • Water 1.6 sq mi (4.1 km2)
Elevation 482 ft (147 m)
Population (2006)[1][2]
 • City 332,252
 • Density 4,174.0/sq mi (1,612.1/km2)
 • Metro 2,133,678
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 513
FIPS code 39-15000[3]
GNIS feature ID 1066650[4]
The Skyline of Cincinnati

Cincinnati is a city in the southwestern corner of the state of Ohio near the states of Kentucky and Indiana. The city is in Hamilton County Ohio. Cincinnati is home to major sports teams including the Cincinnati Reds and the Cincinnati Bengals, as well as events like the Cincinnati Masters and the Thanksgiving Day race. The University of Cincinnati traces its foundation to the Medical College of Ohio, which was founded in 1819.[5]

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