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image by Valentin Poposki, 28 March 2010
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"The City of Delaware is located near the center of the state of Ohio, about 20 miles north of Columbus, Ohio. Delaware was founded in 1808, incorporated in 1816, and is the county seat of Delaware County, Ohio. As of the 2000 census,
the city had a population of 25,246. This figure was estimated to be 31,322 in a 2005 Census estimate. According to a list compiled by American Demographics Incorporated, Delaware County ranks fourteenth out of twenty areas in the United States designated as the fastest-growing in the year 2000.
Valentin Poposki, 26 June 2007
The City of Delaware, Ohio, has written: "The City of Delaware flag was created in the 1970s. It contains, "City of Delaware" over the letter D. The inside of the letter is configured to represent a harness horse racing sulky wheel because the City is home to the Little Brown Jug harness race, harness racing's most prestigious race." Information and image of the flag thanks to Lee Yoakum from the City Administration.
About the city:
"The City of Delaware is in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the county seat of Delaware County. The municipality is located near the center of the state of Ohio, about 20 miles (32 km) north of Columbus, Ohio. Delaware was founded in 1808, incorporated in 1816. It is part of the Columbus Metropolitan Area. The population was 25,246 at the 2000 census. According to the US Census 2008 estimate, Delaware has a population of 33,719." - from Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware,_Ohio.
Official city website: www.delawareohio.net.
Valentin Poposki, 17 November 2009