Miami County

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On January 16, 1807, the Ohio government authorized the creation of Miami County. Residents named the county in honor of the Miami Indians. Previously, the county had been part of Montgomery County.

Miami County is located in western Ohio. It is predominantly rural, with less than four percent of the county