Chillicothe is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 21,727 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Chillicothe is the 75th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chillicothe is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chillicothe is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chillicothe who work in office and administrative support (14.29%), sales jobs (9.85%), and food service (8.14%).
In terms of college education, Chillicothe is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.43% of adults 25 and older in Chillicothe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chillicothe in 2010 was $22,395, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,580 for a family of four. However, Chillicothe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Chillicothe is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Chillicothe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chillicothe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chillicothe include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Chillicothe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.