Poland is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,484 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Poland is the 389th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Poland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 healthcare (11.74%), office and administrative support (10.81%), and management occupations (9.23%).
Of important note, Poland is also a village of artists. Poland has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Poland’s character.
Poland is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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.
The education level of Poland ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Poland, 44.75% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Poland in 2010 was $32,209, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,836 for a family of four. However, Poland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Poland include Italian, English, Irish, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Poland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.