Stow is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 34,785 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Stow is the 37th largest community in Ohio.
Stow real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Stow house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stow is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stow is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stow who work in management occupations (12.86%), office and administrative support (12.10%), and sales jobs (10.76%).
Also of interest is that Stow has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Stow are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.07% of adults in Stow 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 Stow in 2018 was $38,106, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,424 for a family of four. However, Stow contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Stow home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stow residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stow include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Stow is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.