Grafton is a somewhat small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,165 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grafton is the 221st largest community in Ohio.
Grafton real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Grafton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Grafton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grafton is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grafton who work in office and administrative support (19.90%), sales jobs (13.04%), and teaching (5.49%).
Grafton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
In Grafton, just 7.18% 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 Grafton in 2010 was $12,230, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $48,920 for a family of four. However, Grafton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Grafton is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Grafton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grafton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grafton include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Grafton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.