Sherwood, OH Demographics


Population (year 2000): 801. Estimated population in July 2005: 807 (+0.7% change)
Males: 379 (47.3%), Females: 422 (52.7%)

Zip code: 43556

Median resident age: 35.5 years
Median household income: $39,135 (year 2000)
Median house value: $66,400 (year 2000)

Races in Sherwood:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.3%)
  • Hispanic (3.5%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Black (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (36.1%), Irish (11.2%), United States (11.2%), English (5.2%), Dutch (4.9%), French (3.6%).

Land area: 1.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sherwood

  • High school or higher: 80.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sherwood village

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-2.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sherwood:

  • PAULDING COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; PAULDING, OH)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; BRYAN, OH)
  • DEFIANCE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 13 miles; DEFIANCE, OH)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sherwood:

  • FORT WAYNE INTERNATIONAL (about 49 miles; FORT WAYNE, IN; ID: FWA)
  • TOLEDO EXPRESS (about 56 miles; TOLEDO, OH; ID: TOL)
  • W K KELLOGG (about 85 miles; BATTLE CREEK, MI; ID: BTL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sherwood:

  • PAULDING AIRPORT INC (about 9 miles; PAULDING, OH; ID: 2H8)
  • DEFIANCE MEML (about 10 miles; DEFIANCE, OH; ID: DFI)
  • WILLIAMS COUNTY (about 13 miles; BRYAN, OH; ID: 0G6)
Amtrak station near Sherwood:

  • 14 miles: BRYAN (PAIGE & LYNN STS.). Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sherwood:

  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY-PURDUE UNIVERSITY-FORT WAYNE (about 42 miles; FT WAYNE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 7,385)
  • OHIO NORTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 62 miles; ADA, OH; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 63 miles; BOWLING GREEN, OH; FT enrollment: 16,537)
  • SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; SPRING ARBOR, MI; FT enrollment: 2,266)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF FINDLAY (about 65 miles; FINDLAY, OH; FT enrollment: 3,508)
  • OWENS COMMUNITY COLLEGE-TOLEDO CAMPUS (about 67 miles; TOLEDO, OH; FT enrollment: 7,809)
  • JACKSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 68 miles; JACKSON, MI; FT enrollment: 2,756)

Schools

Public high school in Sherwood:

  • FAIRVIEW HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 380; Location: 6289 US HIGHWAY 127; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Sherwood:

  • FAIRVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 516; Location: 14060 BLOSSER RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • FAIRVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 288; Location: 6289 US HIGHWAY 127; Grades: 06 – 08)