Eaton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,217 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Eaton is the 192nd largest community in Ohio.
Eaton is a blue-collar town, with 37.01% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Eaton is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eaton who work in office and administrative support (9.82%), food service (8.17%), and healthcare suport services (7.24%).
In Eaton, just 11.07% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Eaton in 2010 was $20,042, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $80,168 for a family of four.
The people who call Eaton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eaton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eaton include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Eaton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and French.