Heath is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 10,861 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Heath is the 174th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Heath is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Heath is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Heath who work in office and administrative support (16.13%), food service (8.44%), and management occupations (8.03%).
Also of interest is that Heath has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Heath citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.52% of adults 25 and older in Heath have a college degree.
The per capita income in Heath in 2010 was $25,828, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,312 for a family of four. However, Heath contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Heath home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Heath residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Heath include German, Irish, English, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Heath is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.