Lowellville is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,105 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lowellville is the 545th largest community in Ohio. Lowellville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lowellville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.74% of the Lowellville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lowellville is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lowellville who work in food service (12.38%), office and administrative support (11.20%), and management occupations (8.25%).
Lowellville is a very car-oriented village. 87.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Lowellville is a small village , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Lowellville has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Being a small village, Lowellville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Lowellville rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.68% of adults 25 and older in Lowellville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Lowellville in 2010 was $20,997, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,988 for a family of four. However, Lowellville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lowellville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lowellville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lowellville include Irish, German, Slovak, and English.
The most common language spoken in Lowellville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.