Pataskala, OH

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Living in Pataskala

Pataskala is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 15,883 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Pataskala is the 120th largest community in Ohio.

Pataskala is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pataskala is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pataskala who work in office and administrative support (14.67%), management occupations (9.63%), and teaching (7.87%).

Also of interest is that Pataskala has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Pataskala is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Pataskala a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Pataskala has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Pataskala’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The overall education level of Pataskala is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.34% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Pataskala in 2018 was $30,958, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,832 for a family of four. However, Pataskala contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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