Defiance County

Defiance County, Ohio

500 Court St Suite A
Defiance, OH 43512
Phone: (419) 782-4761
Fax: (419) 782-8449
www.defiance-county.com/

On the northwestern border of OH; organized Apr 7, 1845 from Williams, Henry, and Paulding counties. Name Origin: For Fort Defiance, built here 1794 by Gen. "Mad Anthony" Wayne (1745-96), and which he described as being so strong that he "defied hell and all her emissaries..." to take it

Area (sq mi):: 414.19 (land 411.16; water 3.03) Population per square mile: 95.10
Population 2005: 39,112 State rank: 65 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.00%; 1990-2000 0.40% Population 2000: 39,500 (White 89.80%; Black or African American 1.80%; Hispanic or Latino 7.20%; Asian 0.40%; Other 5.30%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $19,667; median household $44,938; Population below poverty level: 5.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,996-$27,599
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 19.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Defiance County seat (16,076)

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    Hicksville fits very well into our F&M footprint, expanding our presence in Defiance County and meeting the needs of the markets between our existing Defiance, Auburn and Butler offices.
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    Siebenmorgen added, "Hicksville fits very well into our F&M footprint, expanding our presence in Defiance County and meeting the needs of the markets between our existing Defiance, Auburn and Butler offices.
    The Auglaize River stream cut is located in Defiance Township of Defiance County on the east side of the river downstream from the city of Bryan's hydroelectric dam.
    The Hicksville office will complement our existing branch network, including expanding our presence in Defiance County, and allow us to provide the high level of service for which our community bank is known.
    Lewis, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Place commented, "We are excited to be able to provide our comprehensive array of financial products and services to the households and businesses of Hicksville and Defiance County.