The cemetery is located on southwest side of Cincinnati Brookville Road (Ohio State Route 126) at its intersection with Hamilton Scipio Road (Ohio State Route 129). The cemetery itself was established in 1868 although graves exist dating back to 1810.
The cemetery is located in Morgan Township, Butler County, Ohio, and is # 1318 (Union Cemetery / Scipio Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society.
The cemetery is registered with the Ohio Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing (ODRE) as Sacred Heart Cemetery with registration license number CGR.0000981301.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 1806450 (Scipio Cemetery).