Cadiz ( ) is a village in Harrison
County, Ohio, United States.
The population was 3,308 at the 2000 census
. It is the county seat of Harrison County .
Cadiz is located at (40.270713, -80.995709) .
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the village has a total area of
8.9 square miles (23.1 km²), of which, 8.8 square
miles (22.9 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles
(0.3 km²) of it (1.12%) is water.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 3,308
people, 1,391 households, and 916 families residing in the village.
The population density
people per square mile (144.6/km²). There were 1,524 housing units
at an average density of 172.5/sq mi (66.6/km²). The racial
makeup of the village was 87.70% White
, 8.98% African American
, 0.03% Pacific Islander
, 0.15% from
, and 2.75%
from two or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 0.27% of the
There were 1,391 households out of which 28.3% had children under
the age of 18 living with them, 49.2% were married couples
living together, 13.3% had a female
householder with no husband present, and 34.1% were non-families.
30.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.0% had
someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average
household size was 2.30 and the average family size was 2.85.
In the village the population was spread out with 22.3% under the
age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 23.6% from 25 to 44, 25.6% from 45
to 64, and 20.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age
was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 82.3 males. For
every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 77.4 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $29,518, and
the median income for a family was $42,049. Males had a median
income of $33,233 versus $17,192 for females. The per capita income
for the village was
$17,405. About 12.5% of families and 15.7% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 24.2%
of those under age 18 and 8.9% of those age 65 or over.
Notable natives and residents