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Coordinates: 40°17′56″N 83°4′19″W / 40.29889°N 83.07194°W / 40.29889; -83.07194Coordinates: 40°17′56″N 83°4′19″W / 40.29889°N 83.07194°W / 40.29889; -83.07194
CountryUnited States
 • Total19.07 sq mi (49.39 km2)
 • Land18.95 sq mi (49.08 km2)
 • Water0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
 • Total34,753
 • Estimate 
 • Density1,833.9/sq mi (708.1/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
WebsiteCity of Delaware Ohio

The City of Delaware[2] is a city in and the county seat of Delaware County, Ohio, in the United States.[3] Delaware was founded in 1808 and was incorporated in 1816.

It is located near the center of Ohio, is about 30 miles (48 km) north of Columbus, and is part of the Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Area. The population was 34,753 at the 2010 census.[4]

It is the birthplace of 19th President of the United States Rutherford B. Hayes.


  1. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-17. 
  2. The city's official name is 'The City of Delaware' as per the city's charter, article 1, section 1. See [1], URL accessed 2008-07-30.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  4. "Annual Estimates of the Population of Combined Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2008". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2009-08-02.