Overview

Introduction to Centerville, Ohio

Centerville, Ohio, in Montgomery county, is 4 miles S of Kettering, Ohio and 36 miles NE of Cincinnati, Ohio. The people of the city are in the Dayton - Springfield metropolitan area. 

Centerville History

Centerville was named by Benjamin Roberts after his hometown in New Jersey, called Centreville. The area was officially incorporated as a city in December of 1968.

Centerville and Nearby Attractions

  • Town Hall Theatre
  • Washington-Centerville Public Library
  • Yankee Trace Golf
  • Stubbs Park
  • Benham's Grove
  • Americana Festival

Things To Do In Centerville

Centerville is home to the largest gathering of early stone houses, many of which are mentioned in the National Register of Historic Places. These are very popular destinations and specially attract thousands of people evert year. The Heart of Centerville is a lively area with restaurants, boutiques and other businesses, located in quaint historic surroundings.

Centerville Transportation

Flights are available from the James M. Cox Dayton International Airport.

Centerville Higher Education

The University of Dayton, Sinclair Community College and Wright State University all lie within a distance of a few miles.

Demographics

People

Total Population23,821
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens27.7%
Employed Population 16+10,753
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married57.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher50.4%
Median Earnings25+$51,665
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,102
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,561

Wealth

Median Family Income$96,761
% Above Poverty Level94%
% Below Poverty Level6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home6.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone33.4%
Median Gross Rent$886
Median House Value$183,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.2%
Irish15.5%
English10.3%
Italian5.7%
Polish2.8%
Scottish2.5%
French Except Basque2.3%
Dutch1.9%
Swedish1.3%
Norwegian1.1%
Welsh1.1%
Hungarian1%
African0.8%
Austrian0.8%
Arab0.7%
Sudanese0.7%
Canadian0.6%
Slovene0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Greek0.5%
Russian0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Brazilian0.3%
Romanian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Trinidad Tobago0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
German0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Czech0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Palestinian0.1%
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Centerville Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMontgomery County
Standard Zip Codes45458, 45459, 45440
Phone Area Codes937
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.6
Approximate Longitude-84.16

Centerville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDAYTON MCD
Distance9.7 miles
Jan Temp21 to 35 F
Apr Temp42 to 63 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip39.4 inches
StationFRANKLIN
Distance10 miles
Jan Temp18 to 37 F
Apr Temp39 to 64 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches
StationWILMINGTON 3 N
Distance20.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beavercreek46,600$105,693
Bellbrook7,174$103,598
Kettering55,405$76,214
Moraine6,445$56,528
Oakwood9,030$126,313
Springboro18,042$119,429

Centerville Public Libraries

Washington-centerville Public Library
111 W. SPRING VALLEY ROAD
Centerville, Ohio
(937) 435-7375

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Centerville Public Schools

Centerville Primary Village South
8388 Paragon Rd
ZIP: 45458
(937) 312-1273
Primary
Total Enrollment 703
Five Points
650 E Lytle 5 Points Rd
ZIP: 45458
(937) 748-6095
Primary
Total Enrollment 1193
W O Cline Elementary School
99 Virginia Ave
ZIP: 45458
(937) 435-1315
Primary
Total Enrollment 393
Weller Elementary School
9600 Sheehan Rd
ZIP: 45458
(937) 885-3273
Primary
Total Enrollment 491
Centerville High School
500 E Franklin St
ZIP: 45459
(937) 439-3500
High
Total Enrollment 2750
Centerville Primary Village North
6450 Marshall Rd
ZIP: 45459
(937) 438-6062
Primary
Total Enrollment 536
Magsig Middle School
192 W Franklin St
ZIP: 45459
(937) 433-0965
Middle
Total Enrollment 602
Stingley Elementary School
95 Linden Dr
ZIP: 45459
(937) 434-1054
Primary
Total Enrollment 256
Tower Heights Middle School
195 N Johanna Dr
ZIP: 45459
(937) 434-0383
Middle
Total Enrollment 491

Centerville Private Schools

Effica School Of Montessori
71 Marco Ln
ZIP: 45458
Elementary
Total Enrollment 10
Incarnation Catholic School
45 Williamsburg Ln
ZIP: 45459
Elementary
Total Enrollment 816
Montessori School Of Centerville
16 E Elmwood Dr
ZIP: 45459
Elementary
Total Enrollment 5
Primrose School Of Centerville
2550 E Alex Bell Rd
ZIP: 45459
Elementary
Total Enrollment 16
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