Gahanna is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 35,551 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Gahanna is the 41st largest community in Ohio.
Gahanna real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Gahanna house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Gahanna is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.69% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Gahanna is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gahanna who work in management occupations (15.47%), office and administrative support (11.34%), and sales jobs (10.85%).
Also of interest is that Gahanna has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Gahanna are among the most well-educated in the nation: 47.46% of adults in Gahanna have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Gahanna in 2010 was $40,320, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,280 for a family of four.
Gahanna is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Gahanna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gahanna residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Gahanna include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Gahanna is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.