Mineral Ridge is a very small town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,847 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mineral Ridge is the 308th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some towns, Mineral Ridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mineral Ridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mineral Ridge is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mineral Ridge who work in office and administrative support (18.25%), healthcare (9.99%), and sales jobs (7.69%).
In Mineral Ridge, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Mineral Ridge is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Mineral Ridge citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.80% of adults 25 and older in Mineral Ridge have a college degree.
The per capita income in Mineral Ridge in 2010 was $24,230, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,920 for a family of four. However, Mineral Ridge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mineral Ridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mineral Ridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mineral Ridge include Italian, Irish, English, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Mineral Ridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.