Introduction to Marysville, Ohio

Marysville, Ohio is 27 miles NW of Columbus, Ohio. It is in Union county. The population of the city is 15,942.

Marysville History

Marysville was first settled in 1816. Samuel W. Cuthbertson was founder of Marysville and named it after his daughter Mary Cuthbertson. During 1843, there were approximately 360 residents in Marysville. The population dramatically increased to 2,832 by 1890. In fact, the area became the "shaded City" by 1888. Marysville is also home of Honda of America which opened its first plant in 1979.

Marysville and nearby Attractions

  • Columbus Museum of Art
  • Alum Creek State Park
  • Inniswood Metro Gardens
  • Jack Nicklaus Museum
  • Wyandot Lake Adventure Park
  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Things To Do In Marysville

In Marysville, you can visit the Marysville Public Library and Marysville Square Industrial/ Commercial Park. You can also visit the Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, First Congregational Church, Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, and Church of Christ. Leisure time can be spent at Schwartzkopf Park, Ray Lewis Park, Barr Haven Park, and Marysville Historic District. Shopping opportunities can be enjoyed at Marysville Plaza Shopping Center, Five Points Shopping Center, and Stocksdale Shopping Center.

Marysville Transportation

International flights are available from Port Columbus International Airport.

Marysville Higher Education

Facilities for higher studies are offered by Capital University, Otterbein College, Devry Institute of Technology, Columbus State Community College, and several other colleges.


Total Population 22,773
Male Share of the Population 43.6%
Female Share of the Population 56.4%
Senior Citizens 8.5%
Employed Population 16+ 9,866
Age of the Population 35


% of people married 47.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.3%
Median Earnings25+ $35,244
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,362
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,902


Median Family Income $73,178
% Above Poverty Level 90.3%
% Below Poverty Level 9.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%


People Living Alone 28.7%
Median Gross Rent $835
Median House Value $162,500


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.6%
US/American 0%
English 9.9%
Irish 16.9%

Marysville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 27 miles NW of Columbus, Ohio
County Union
Standard Zip Codes 43040
Company Zip Codes 43041
Phone Area Codes 937
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.236
Longitude -83.367

Marysville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Distance 0.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 34 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 43 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.6 inches
Station IRWIN
Distance 10.3 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 39 to 65 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.1 inches
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 34 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Magnetic Springs 250 $52,917
Milford Center 771 $55,278

Marysville Public Libraries

Marysville Public Library
231 S. PLUM ST.
Marysville, Ohio
(937) 642-1876
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Marysville Hospitals

(Government - Local)
(937) 644-6115
Emergency Service: Yes

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