Germantown is a somewhat small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,503 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Germantown is the 247th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Germantown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Germantown is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Germantown who work in office and administrative support (14.09%), healthcare (9.46%), and sales jobs (8.17%).
Because of many things, Germantown is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Germantown a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Germantown has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Germantown’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small village, Germantown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Germantown overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Germantown, 22.16% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Germantown in 2010 was $30,393, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,572 for a family of four. However, Germantown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Germantown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Germantown residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Germantown include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Germantown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Spanish.