Cheviot is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,295 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cheviot is the 194th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities, Cheviot isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cheviot are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cheviot is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cheviot who work in office and administrative support (21.72%), sales jobs (11.90%), and food service (9.16%).
Also of interest is that Cheviot has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Cheviot has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.
The population of Cheviot overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Cheviot, 22.58% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cheviot in 2010 was $22,299, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,196 for a family of four. However, Cheviot contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cheviot is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cheviot home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cheviot residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cheviot include Irish, Italian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cheviot is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.