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Gallia County, Ohio

US county information
NameGallia County
Largest cityGallipolis
US Area
Total Area471 sq mi (1219.9 km2)
Land Area469 sq mi (1214.7 km2)
Water Area2 sq mi (5.2 km2)
Population30934| density_sq_mi=66 (2010)
Density25.5/km2 (66/sq mi)
FoundedMarch 25, 1803
Named forthe Latin name for France
Time zoneEastern
Time zoneEastern: UTC-5/-4: -5/-4

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Gallia County (pronunciation: GAL-yuh) is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. As of 2010, the population was 30,934. Its county seat is Gallipolis. Its name is the Latin word for "France", so called because many immigrants from that country settled here.

Gallia County is part of the Point Pleasant, WV-OH Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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