Centerville, OH
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Living in Centerville

Centerville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 24,240 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Centerville is the 68th largest community in Ohio.

Centerville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Centerville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Centerville who work in sales jobs (12.08%), management occupations (11.76%), and office and administrative support (10.72%).

Also of interest is that Centerville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.22% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Centerville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Centerville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 50.70% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Centerville in 2018 was $43,228, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $172,912 for a family of four. However, Centerville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Centerville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Centerville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Centerville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Centerville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Centerville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.