Cincinnati

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Cincinnati, Ohio
City
City of Cincinnati, Ohio
Images, from top, left to right: Cincinnati Skyline, John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge, Cincinnati Music Hall, Great American Ball Park, and the Findlay Market
Images, from top, left to right: Cincinnati Skyline, John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge, Cincinnati Music Hall, Great American Ball Park, and the Findlay Market
Flag of Cincinnati, Ohio
Flag
Official seal of Cincinnati, Ohio
Seal
Nickname(s): The Queen City, Cincy, The Fountain City
Motto: Juncta Juvant (Lat. Strength in Unity)
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Cincinnati is located in the US
Cincinnati
Cincinnati
Location in the United States of America
Coordinates: 39°6′N 84°31′W / 39.100°N 84.517°W / 39.100; -84.517Coordinates: 39°6′N 84°31′W / 39.100°N 84.517°W / 39.100; -84.517
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hamilton
Settled 1788
Incorporated 1802 as village / 1819 as city
Named for Society of the Cincinnati
Government
 • Type Mayor–council
 • Mayor John Cranley (D)
Area
 • City 79.54 sq mi (206.01 km2)
 • Land 77.94 sq mi (201.86 km2)
 • Water 1.60 sq mi (4.14 km2)
Elevation 482 ft (147 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • City 296,943
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 298,800
 • Rank US: 65th
 • Density 3,809.9/sq mi (1,471.0/km2)
 • Metro 2,137,406 (US: 28th)
 • Demonym Cincinnatian
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes
Area code 513
FIPS code 39-15000[4]
GNIS feature ID 1066650[5]
Website cincinnati-oh.gov
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.[6]

People from Cincinnati[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 6, 2013. 
  2. "2016 Census population estimates for every U.S. city, county, state (database)". 
  3. "Zip Code Lookup". USPS. Archived from the original on September 3, 2007. Retrieved December 2, 2014. 
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 
  6. "UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI HISTORY IN BRIEF".