Ross County

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Ross County, Ohio

2 N Paint St Suite B
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Phone: (740) 702-3010
Fax: (740) 702-3018

In south-central OH, south of Columbus; original county; organized Aug 20, 1798 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For James Ross (1762-1847), U.S. senator from PA (1794-1803)

Area (sq mi):: 692.96 (land 688.41; water 4.55) Population per square mile: 109.20
Population 2005: 75,197 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 2.50%; 1990-2000 5.80% Population 2000: 73,345 (White 91.30%; Black or African American 6.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,569; median household $37,117; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,219-$23,554
Unemployment (2004): 7.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 25.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Chillicothe County seat (22,039)

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    Saints also have a Boxing Day clash with Celtic to look forward to, while they face a lengthy away trip to face Ross County in the last game before the split.
    A Michael Bakare goal gave Nomads the lead, but three second half goals from Ross County saw the Scotsmen lift the cup.
    Ross County could get revenge for their cup disappointment when they face Highland rivals Inverness in the Ladbrokes Championship.
    The Ross County Humane Society (RCHS) ( and Petland Charities ( are excited to announce their partnership to provide food for the dogs housed at the shelter during 2019.
    Former Huddersfield Town loan left-back Graham Carey has joined Plymouth Argyle after leaving Ross County.
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    GRAHAM CAREY struck two minutes from time as ROSS COUNTY claimed successive wins for the first time this season as they beat ST JOHNSTONE.
    CELTIC start their defence of the Scottish Premier League title at Parkhead against last season's surprise package Ross County.
    Summary: Ross County sealed the biggest win in their history after they shocked Celtic 2-0 in the Scottish Cup semi-final at Hampden Park.