Cortland, OH


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Living in Cortland

Cortland is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,927 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Cortland is the 211th largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities, Cortland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cortland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cortland is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cortland who work in office and administrative support (11.41%), sales jobs (11.38%), and management occupations (11.10%).

Also of interest is that Cortland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Being a small city, Cortland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The overall education level of Cortland citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.84% of adults in Cortland have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Cortland in 2010 was $29,726, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,904 for a family of four. However, Cortland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Cortland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cortland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cortland include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Cortland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.