Centerville, Marion County, Ohio

Centerville is an unincorporated community in Prospect Township, Marion County, Ohio, United States.

Coordinates: 40°29′41″N 83°14′36″W

ZIP code: 43342

Elevation: 942 ft (287 m)

It is located about 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Marion at the intersection of Centerville-Green Camp Road and Centerville-Newmans Road.

History


Centerville was originally laid out by George Clay in 1863 along the New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio Railroad.

As of 1883, the community contained one grocery store, one sawmill, a grain warehouse, a schoolhouse, a railroad station/post office, and about 12 homes.