Poland, OH


Poland profile

Living in Poland

Poland is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,459 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Poland is the 389th largest community in Ohio.

Poland is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Poland is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Poland who work in office and administrative support (13.77%), healthcare (10.36%), and sales jobs (9.25%).

Because of many things, Poland is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Poland 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Poland has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Poland’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Even though Poland is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

The citizens of Poland are among the most well-educated in the nation: 44.82% of adults in Poland have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Poland in 2010 was $38,270, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,080 for a family of four.

The people who call Poland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Poland residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Poland include German, Irish, English, and Slovak.

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