Coshocton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 11,121 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Coshocton is the 160th largest community in Ohio. Coshocton 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, Coshocton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coshocton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coshocton who work in office and administrative support (12.55%), food service (8.74%), and sales jobs (8.56%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.67 minutes getting to work every day.
The percentage of adults in Coshocton with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.91% of adults in Coshocton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Coshocton in 2010 was $22,096, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,384 for a family of four. However, Coshocton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Coshocton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coshocton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Coshocton include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Coshocton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.