The Village of Mingo Junction

Mayor, Ed Fithen | Village Administrator, Robert Smith

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Welcome to the Village of Mingo Junction!

      Mingo Junction is a village in Jefferson County, Ohio, United States, along the Ohio River. It is in the Eastern time zone, and the average elevation is 797 ft. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.86 square miles , of which, 2.69 square miles is land and 0.17 square miles is water.  The Mingo Indian tribe once had a settlement at the location of the present-day village, which is the source of its name. Originally known as Mingo Bottom, it was the starting point for the Crawford expedition against hostile Indians in 1782, during the American Revolutionary War. The population was 3,454 at the 2010 census.

News and Announcements

Shelter House Rentals

January 14, 2017

Shelter House Rentals will start on Tuesday from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. 

Closed, Martin Luther King Jr Day

January 14, 2017

The Village of Mingo Junction Municpal Offices shall be closed on Monday, January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday.

Important Information, Drinking Water Notice

December 6, 2016

The public is urged to review this notice about a violation in our water system. The problem is currently being corrected. Questions and concerns can be addressed to the contact given in the notice.


12.06.2016 Drinking Water Notice

New Payment Method

November 20, 2016

The Village of Mingo Junction now accepts online payments for water bills. To use the payment portal, Go to the village homepage: "" and select pay your water bill from the "Bills" menu. 

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