Wooster, Ohio

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Wooster, Ohio
City of Wooster
Downtown overlooking the square and gazebo, July 2012
Downtown overlooking the square and gazebo, July 2012
Location of Wooster in Wayne County and state of Ohio
Location of Wooster in Wayne County and state of Ohio
Coordinates: 40°48′33″N 81°56′14″W / 40.80917°N 81.93722°W / 40.80917; -81.93722Coordinates: 40°48′33″N 81°56′14″W / 40.80917°N 81.93722°W / 40.80917; -81.93722
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountyWayne
Founded1808
Government
 • TypeMayor-Council
 • MayorRobert Breneman (R)
Area
 • Total17.09 sq mi (44.25 km2)
 • Land17.04 sq mi (44.13 km2)
 • Water0.05 sq mi (0.12 km2)
Elevation997 ft (304 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total26,119
 • Estimate 
(2019)
26,394
 • Density1,549.03/sq mi (598.08/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44691
Area code(s)330
FIPS code39-86548[3]
GNIS feature ID1049345[2]
Websitehttps://www.woosteroh.com/

Wooster (/ˈwʊstər/ WUUS-tər) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Wayne County.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 28, 2020.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.