Eaton Ohio

Eaton Ohio

Quick Facts

County: Preble
Area: 6.20 sq. mi.
Population: 8,407
Median Family Income: $42,241
Households: 3,274
Parks: Fort St. Clair, Water Works Park, 7-Mile Park, and Washington Landing Park.

(figures taken from 2010 Census Data)

Map of Eaton Ohio

Eaton, OH Weather

Sunday 06/24 10%
A few clouds. Lows overnight in the low 60s.
Mostly Cloudy
Monday 06/25 20%
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 81F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 06/26 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 84F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

Notable Residents

Andrew L. Harris – Civil War general and former governor of Ohio.
Travis Miller – former Major League Baseball pitcher for the Minnesota Twins.
Lawrence Poos – writer, dean at The Catholic University of America[18]
William Stephens – former mayor of Los Angeles and governor of California 1917-1923.
Kent Vosler – Diver in the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.
Jane LeCompte – Novelist who has written over 20 Romance novels under the name Jane Ashford

Did You Know?

Various streets in Eaton, OH (Somers, Wadsworth, Decatur, and Istael) were named after various heroes in the 1st and 2nd Barbary War.


Public schools

The Eaton City School District scored an ‘Excellent’ on the Ohio Achievement Assessment, and the state granted money to build new schools to replace William Bruce Elementary School and the Middle School. It is to also be funded by a tax levy passed by the residents of Eaton. The buildings are to be operational by the 2013-2014 school year. School Buildings

  • Hollingsworth East Elementary School (grades K-2)
  • William Bruce Elementary School (grades 3-5)
  • Eaton Middle School (grades 6-8)
  • Eaton High School (grades 9-12)

Higher education

Schools in Eaton, OH