Columbus Grove is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,063 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Columbus Grove is the 424th largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Columbus Grove is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.53% of the Columbus Grove workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Columbus Grove is a village of professionals, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbus Grove who work in healthcare (11.50%), sales jobs (6.97%), and management occupations (5.34%).
Columbus Grove 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.
The percentage of people in Columbus Grove with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.14% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Columbus Grove in 2010 was $25,009, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $100,036 for a family of four. However, Columbus Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Columbus Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Columbus Grove residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Columbus Grove include Irish, English, Italian, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Columbus Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.