Minerva is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,620 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Minerva is the 314th largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Minerva is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.94% of the Minerva workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Minerva is a village of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Minerva who work in office and administrative support (12.28%), sales jobs (11.32%), and management occupations (5.69%).
Being a small village, Minerva does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Minerva with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.15% of adults in Minerva have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Minerva in 2018 was $27,441, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,764 for a family of four. However, Minerva contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Minerva home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Minerva residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Minerva include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Minerva is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.