Andover is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,119 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Andover is the 548th largest community in Ohio. Andover has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Andover is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Andover is a village of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Andover who work in healthcare suport services (13.91%), office and administrative support (10.15%), and food service (9.77%).
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Andover has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Andover has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Andover than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Andover may be for you.
Andover is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Andover, just 11.19% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Andover in 2010 was $13,735, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,940 for a family of four.
The people who call Andover home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Andover residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Andover include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Andover is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.