Ross County, Ohio

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Ross County, Ohio
Chillicothe ohio ross county courthouse 2006.jpg
Ross County Courthouse
Seal of Ross County, Ohio
Seal
Location within Ohio
Location within Ohio
Map of the United States highlighting Ohio
Ohio's location within the U.S.
FoundedAugust 20, 1798[1]
Named forJames Ross
SeatChillicothe
Largest cityChillicothe
Area
 • Total693 sq mi (1,795 km2)
 • Land689 sq mi (1,785 km2)
 • Water3.8 sq mi (10 km2), 0.6%
Population
 • (2010)78,064
 • Density113/sq mi (44/km2)
Congressional districts2nd, 15th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
Websitewww.co.ross.oh.us

Ross County is a county in the Appalachian region of Ohio in the United States. In 2010, 78,064 people lived there. The county seat is Chillicothe

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ross County History". Ross County, Ohio. Retrieved 2008-05-21.