Stow is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 34,797 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.
Stow is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.95% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Stow is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stow who work in office and administrative support (14.95%), sales jobs (12.92%), and management occupations (11.90%).
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.
Stow is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.51% of adults in Stow have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Stow in 2010 was $32,098, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,392 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 Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Stow is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.