Sandusky, OH


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Sandusky is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 25,212 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Sandusky is the 57th largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities, Sandusky isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sandusky are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sandusky is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sandusky who work in food service (13.33%), sales jobs (10.78%), and office and administrative support (10.65%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Sandusky spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.70 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Sandusky rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.54% of adults 25 and older in Sandusky 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 Sandusky in 2010 was $21,921, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,684 for a family of four. However, Sandusky contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Sandusky is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.