About This Place
Ross is a census-designated place (CDP) in Ross Township, Butler County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,971 at the 2000 census. It was laid out by Dr. Benjamin Franklin Clark on February 1, 1817, as Venus, which became corrupted as "Venice", a name found on some maps. It received a post office, called Ross, on July 3, 1834.
Ross is located at 39°18′49″N 84°38′42″W / 39.31361°N 84.645°W / 39.31361; -84.645 (39.313606, -84.644899).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.5 km²), of which, 1.7 square miles (4.4 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (1.16%) is water.