East Liverpool is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 10,846 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, East Liverpool is the 161st largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in East Liverpool was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities, East Liverpool isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in East Liverpool are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, East Liverpool is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in East Liverpool who work in sales jobs (11.43%), office and administrative support (10.67%), and food service (8.44%).
The overall crime rate in East Liverpool is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
In East Liverpool, just 7.27% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in East Liverpool in 2010 was $16,377, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,508 for a family of four. East Liverpool also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.59% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call East Liverpool home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of East Liverpool residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in East Liverpool include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in East Liverpool is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.