Minerva is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,676 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Minerva is the 314th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Minerva is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Minerva is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Minerva who work in office and administrative support (14.90%), sales jobs (12.97%), and food service (7.11%).
Being a small village, Minerva does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Minerva rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.74% of adults 25 and older in Minerva 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 Minerva in 2010 was $21,136, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,544 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 Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Minerva is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.