Gallia County, Ohio

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Gallia County
Courthouse in Gallipolis
Courthouse in Gallipolis
Official seal of Gallia County
Seal
Map of Ohio highlighting Gallia County
Location within the U.S. state of Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 38°50′N 82°19′W / 38.83°N 82.32°W / 38.83; -82.32
Country United States
State Ohio
FoundedMarch 25, 1803[1]
Named forthe Latin name for France
SeatGallipolis
Largest villageGallipolis
Area
 • Total471 sq mi (1,220 km2)
 • Land467 sq mi (1,210 km2)
 • Water4.7 sq mi (12 km2)  1.0%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2019)
29,898
 • Density66/sq mi (25/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district6th
Websitewww.gallianet.net

Gallia County (pronunciation: GAL-yuh) is a county located in the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 30,934.[2] Its county seat is Gallipolis.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ohio County Profiles: Gallia County" (PDF). Ohio Department of Development. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 21, 2007. Retrieved April 28, 2007.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. Retrieved February 8, 2015.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.