Community Guide

Camden, OH

Community Information


The village of Camden is located in Preble County. There is a population of 2,000 residents.


The small village is surrounded by rural farmland. Preble County ranks in the top ten in hog and corn production for Ohio. Homes on acreage and farms are found throughout this quiet, rural area.


Camden is located alonng route 725. U.S. route 127 and route 37 are nearby. I-70 is the closest interstate highway.


Preble County Health Center (in association with the Grandview Medical Center) is located in the center of the county. McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital is located in Oxford. It is a 30-minute drive to Dayton, Ohio region and its area hospitals.


Mainstreet Camden has a few small local shops. Nearby Oxford (home to Miami University) has many small shops and restaurants. Nearby Richmond (Indiana) and Dayton (Ohio) would be closest for more shopping opportunities.


The village hosts an annual Black Walnut Festival in the fall. Woodland Trail Wildlife Area offers hunting opportunities. Hueston Woods State Park features Acton Lake for boating and fishing along with camping, trails and a golf course.