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. 41.57% 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 service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Columbus Grove who work in healthcare (8.60%), management occupations (8.27%), and office and administrative support (7.94%).
Being a small village, Columbus Grove does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Columbus Grove rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.15% of adults 25 and older in Columbus Grove have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Columbus Grove in 2010 was $24,009, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,036 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, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Columbus Grove include English, Irish, Welsh, and French .
The most common language spoken in Columbus Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.