Swanton is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,886 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Swanton is the 316th largest community in Ohio. Swanton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Swanton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Swanton is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Swanton who work in office and administrative support (14.79%), management occupations (10.49%), and sales jobs (9.00%).
Also of interest is that Swanton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Swanton is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Swanton citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.57% of adults 25 and older in Swanton have a college degree.
The per capita income in Swanton in 2010 was $23,957, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,828 for a family of four. However, Swanton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Swanton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Swanton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Swanton include Irish, Polish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Swanton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.