Pomeroy is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,821 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pomeroy is the 447th largest community in Ohio. Pomeroy has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Unlike some villages, Pomeroy isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pomeroy are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pomeroy is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pomeroy who work in sales jobs (16.34%), office and administrative support (13.37%), and food service (9.51%).
The citizens of Pomeroy are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.29% of adults in Pomeroy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Pomeroy in 2010 was $15,971, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $63,884 for a family of four. Pomeroy also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 39.34% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Pomeroy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pomeroy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pomeroy include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Pomeroy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.