Youngtown is a somewhat small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 6,859 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Youngtown is the 64th largest community in Arizona.
Unlike some towns, Youngtown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Youngtown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Youngtown is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Youngtown who work in office and administrative support (20.38%), sales jobs (9.43%), and maintenance occupations (8.37%).
A relatively large number of people in Youngtown telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.58% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One downside of living in Youngtown is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Youngtown, the average commute to work is 30.31 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Youngtown with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.56% of adults in Youngtown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Youngtown in 2018 was $21,134, which is middle income relative to Arizona, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,536 for a family of four. However, Youngtown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Youngtown is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Youngtown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Youngtown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Youngtown also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 35.84% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Youngtown include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Youngtown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.