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. Cheviot has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cheviot is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (19.17%), food service (11.08%), and sales jobs (9.70%).
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.
Cheviot, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost 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, 22.65% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cheviot in 2010 was $21,819, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,276 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 African languages.