Ironton, OH

Ironton profile

Living in Ironton

Ironton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 10,532 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Ironton is the 164th largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities, Ironton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ironton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ironton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ironton who work in office and administrative support (12.97%), sales jobs (12.32%), and healthcare (10.12%).

Being a small city, Ironton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of adults in Ironton with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.51% of adults in Ironton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Ironton in 2018 was $21,547, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,188 for a family of four. However, Ironton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Ironton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ironton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ironton include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Ironton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.